Goudarz Azar is a Professor of Strategy and International Business and Head of Department of Strategy, Leadership and Operations. Goudarz joined the University in February 2024 and prior to that worked as Divisional Lead at Brunel University London. He has BSc in Engineering, MSc in Business Administration and PhD in International Business.
Goudarz Azar is a Fellow of Higher Education Academy. He has taught various modules in International Business and Management at all levels and has supervised several students to successful PhD completion. Goudarz Azar has received numerous awards for his exemplary teaching in Higher Education.
Goudarz Azar is an active researcher with particular interest in International Business Strategy and Innovation Management. His research has been published in premier International Business and Management journals. He is a member of Editorial Board of European Journal of International Management.