PhD Management alumni profiles

PhD Management graduates obtain faculty positions at universities all over the world or are employed in private and public sector jobs. Find out what they think of the research environment at LUMS.



Dr Ian Hesketh

PhD Management, 2016

Having worked in the Police force since the age of 20, Ian studied MBA Business Administration (Executive) before starting his PhD Management programme in 2011.

Michael Konopaski

PhD in Management, 2014

Michael took his PhD part-time, while living in Canada. He now works as a Senior Lecturer at the University of Ontario Institute of Technology.

Henrietta Onwuegbuzie

PhD in Management, 2014

Henrietta's PhD research focused on why start-ups fail. She is is currently Academic Director at Lagos Business School at Pan-Atlantic University.

Anthony Buckley

PhD in Management, 2013

Currently, Anthony works as an Assistant Head of School of Marketing at the Dublin Institute of Technology.

Matthew MacDonald

PhD in Management, 2012

Matthew received a job as a Teaching Fellow at Leeds University Business School after graduation.

Santiago Leyva-Botero

PhD in Management, 2010

After five years in financial services in Colombia, Santiago took the MRes in ITMOC before starting his PhD.

Caroline Biron

PhD in Management, 2010

Caroline is currently an Assistant Professor teaching occupational health and safety at Laval University.

Allan Discua-Cruz

PhD in Management, 2009

Allan's doctoral studies focused on family businesses and entrepreneurship. He is now a lecturer at LUMS.