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Alessia Mevoli

Lecturer in Management and Student Development Lead

Faculty of Business and Law
Areas of Expertise:
Business Management , Entrepreneurship and technology startups , Human Resources Management , Events Management , Business Administration

Alessia is a lecturer in management studies within the Faculty of Business and Law and specialises in management, organisational behaviour and HR management at the Cambridge campus. Alessia also acts as student development lead for the school of management looking at developing strategies to close the attainment gap and provide strategic support to enhance students' academic engagement within the school.

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Alessia's background is human resource management and organisational design. During her time as a full time lecturer, she has been supporting the development of the faculty's co-curricular portfolio of optional modules for students to take alongside their degree - ARUCPD, with the design of a brand new module on mental agility, flexibility and adaptability - MAFA. On top of this, Alessia is involved in a few consultancy projects where she researches innovative and transformational work solutions and HR, organisational design and learning products for international clients to help people flourish in their work. Alessia is passionate about helping students and working professionals to thrive in their professional journeys.

Research interests

Alessia's research interests include:

  • Entrepreneurship and innovation
  • ESG & green jobs
  • Green HR management practices
  • Women in leadership and gender stereotypes


  • BSc (Hons) Business Management
  • BSc (Hons) Business with HR Management
  • BSc (Hons) Business with Events Management
  • BSc (Hons) Business and Finance
  • BSc (Hons) Business with Entrepreneurship
  • MBA - Business Administration


  • Italian diploma in higher education, Scientific High School
  • BSc (Hons) Business with HR Management, ARU
  • CIPD Level 5 - Assoc CIPD
  • MBA Business Administration, ARU
  • CMI Level 7 - Diploma in strategic management and leadership practice
  • PGCert in learning and teaching (completion in May 2023)

Memberships, editorial boards

  • Associate member of the CIPD
  • Member of the CMI
  • Member of the British Academy of Management

Research grants, consultancy, knowledge exchange

  • HR careers accelerator program - PTHR
  • Tough business - tough you: How mental toughness and self-awareness can impact your business - Cambridge Cleantech
  • 'The care to change: the tools library for criminology' project in partnership with Anna Markovska, ARU - Entreprise Educator UK