Dr Andrea Werner has been working at the Business School since 2008. Prior to joining Middlesex University, she worked as a Researcher for the Institute of Business Ethics in London. Andrea co-leads the cross-disciplinary Business Ethics, CSR and Governance research cluster based in the Business School and coordinates the PhD programme in the Management, Leadership and Organisations Department.
Institute of Business Ethics
- Business Ethics
- Corporate Social Responsibility
Teaching at Middlesex University
- Module Leader MGT3023 Business Ethics and MGT3146 International Management and Ethics (undergraduate modules)
- CSR/Ethics Unit Tutor on MGT4814 Management Perspectives / MGT4804 Cross-Cultural Management and Ethics (MBA modules)
Completed PhD supervisions
Kien Do 'Factors Influencing Corporate Social Responsibility in Vietnamese Companies’
Adeyemi Adelekan 'Circular Economy Strategies of Social Enterprises in Lagos'
Chapters in Edited Books
Werner, Andrea (2021) Why do managers of small and medium-sized businesses seek voluntary Living Wage accreditation? – an exploration of choice rationales. European Journal of Work and Organizational Psychology . ISSN 1359-432X (Published online first)
Werner, Andrea (2020) Living wage and business ethics. In: Encyclopedia of Business and Professional Ethics. Poff, Deborah and Michalos, Alex , eds. Springer, Cham, Switzerland. ISBN 9783319235141
Werner, Andrea and Lim, Ming (2017) A new living contract: cases in the implementation of the Living Wage by British SME retailers. Employee Relations , 39 (6). pp. 850-862. ISSN 0142-5455
Werner, Andrea and Lim, Ming (2016) Putting the living wage to work: strategies and practices in small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs). Project Report. Barrow Cadbury Trust / Middlesex University / University of Liverpool.
Werner, Andrea and Lim, Ming (2016) The ethics of the living wage: a review and research agenda. Journal of Business Ethics , 137 (3). pp. 433-447. ISSN 1573-0697
AHRC Grant (2018-2021) Rethinking Fashion Design Entrepreneurship: Fostering Sustainable Practices
In February 2016, Dr Andrea Werner, together with Dr Ming Lim (University of Leicester), won a research grant from the Barrow Cadbury Trust to investigate the benefits and challenges of the adoption of the Living Wage in SMEs.