Research Themes

High quality research, teaching and knowledge dissemination

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High quality research, teaching and knowledge dissemination enables us to examine the modernisation of employment relations, casting light on the processes of organisational restructuring and innovation to understand shifting patterns of continuity and change. A focus on collaborative and interdisciplinary research together with an external-facing structure ensures informed and relevant dissemination to a broad network of stakeholders, academic experts and business practitioners, both at home and abroad.

Research Themes

Marketisation, flexibilisation and social protection
The changing nature of work
Professions, occupations and skills
Voice, representation and social movements
Labour mobility, migration and citizenship
Inequalities and inclusive work