Dr Rea Prouska is a Senior Lecturer in Human Resource Management at Middlesex University. She has a MSc in HRM and PhD with a specialization in outsourcing HR activities from the University of Manchester. Parallel to her PhD studies, Rea was also employed as a seminar leader in Manchester Business School and as a research assistant for University of Manchester funded research projects. Her research interests are in change management, HRM in peripheral European countries, quality of working life and HR outsourcing/offshoring. She is co-editor of the books Critical Issues in Human Resource Management (CIPD, 2010) and Business and Management Practices in Greece: A Comparative Context (Palgrave Macmillan, 2011).


  • Ph.D. in Management Sciences (HRM), Manchester Business School, University of Manchester
  • PGCert in Higher Education, School of Arts and Education, Middlesex University
  • MSc. in Human Resource Management, Institute for Development Policy and Management (IDPM), University of Manchester
  • BSc. in Business Administration, Deree College, The American College of Greece

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  • Director of Programmes (undergraduate)
  • Programme Leader BA Business Management (Human Resources)
  • Teaching interests: HRM, Contemporary Issues in HRM, Qualitative Research Methods
  • HRM in peripheral European countries, paritcularly countries in economic crisis and transition
  • Organisational change
  • Quality of working life
  • HR outsourcing/offshoring