Mark WestcombeTeaching Fellow
Director of Lancaster Cohousing;
Non Exec Director and Trustee of UK Cohousing Network;
OR Society Council (past member).
My teaching focuses on transferring the craft skills inherent to consulting and management practice, particularly in the context of projects and the front end management of projects. This includes teaching Problem Structuring Methods and facilitation, including Cognitive Mapping, Strategic Options Development and Analysis (SODA) and Soft Systems Methodology (SSM). I am programme director of the BSc Project Management.
I currently contibute to:
MSCI 105: Project Event Management
MSCI 354: Structuring Complex Problems
MSc OR: Structuring Complex Problems
MBA: Consultancy Challenge
Westcombe, M., Rand, G.K. 30/11/2013 In: Encyclopedia of operations research and management science. Springer 3 p.
Entry for encyclopedia/dictionary
Interpreting values in dialogic processes of mutual coordination
31/03/2011 → 31/03/2013