Management Science news

Firms that exploit the dark side of technology will find it leads to losses as well as gains 02/09/15

Firms that exploit the dark side of technology will find it leads to losses as well as gains

Following allegations of harsh working practices at Amazon, Monideepa Tarafdar talks about the dangers of technology in the workplace.

Masters students rise to consultancy challenge for local firm 10/08/15

Masters students rise to consultancy challenge for local firm

A Blackburn-based telecommunications company has joined forces with a team of LUMS students to evaluate their e-marketing. 

Emerald award for paper on procurement and operations strategy 03/07/15

Emerald award for paper on procurement and operations strategy

A paper by Martin Spring, co-authored with Luis Araujo, has been highly commended in the 2015 Emerald Literati Network Awards for Excellence.

John Crookes, 1938-2015 23/06/15

John Crookes, 1938-2015

We are sorry to report the death of a former colleague, John Crookes, one of the earliest members of staff in Lancaster's Department of Operational Research.

New PhD studentship for Management Science and Statistics 18/06/15

New PhD studentship for Management Science and Statistics

Applications are open for a new PhD studentship in the Management Science and Statistics departments, created in partnership with industry.

The "dark side" of IT 01/05/15

The "dark side" of IT

Information Systems professor Monideepa Tarafdar explains that HR departments can help to address problems such as  “techno stress” in an article in HR Magazine.

View article on the HR Magazine website