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Dr Nadeem Khalid

Deputy Head, School of Management and Senior Lecturer Entrepreneurship and Strategy
Faculty of Business and Law

Nadeem is currently a Senior Lecturer in Entrepreneurship and Strategy. His research focus is centred on Entrepreneurship, Innovation, Sustainability, Leadership and Entrepreneurship Education.

Email: [email protected]


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With over 15 years of experience, Nadeem has designed and delivered engaging corporate training programs and academic coursesin diverse fields like Entrepreneurship, Service Management, Innovation, and Leadership across various regions (UK, UAE, Malaysia, Kazakhstan, Singapore and Pakistan). He has experience working in both corporate and academic settings, serving as a knowledge enabler and holding leadership roles in higher Education in various countries. Currently, he is working as Deputy Head of School.

Spoken Languages

English, Russian, Arabic, Urdu & Hindi

Research interests
  • Entrepreneurship & Innovation
  • Artificial Intelligence & Ethics
  • Leadership & Performance Management
  • Sustainability
  • Entrepreneurship Education

Course(s) or module(s) taught at ARU:

  • Entrepreneurship & Innovation
  • Entrepreneurial Journey
  • Reflective and Empathetic Entrepreneurship
  • To be or not to be Enterprising
  • PhD Entrepreneurship
  • MSc Management and MBA
  • Oxford Artificial Intelligence Program
  • Certified Management and Business Educator (CMBE) 
  • Fellow of the Higher Education Academy (FHEA)
Selected recent publications

Li, M. et al. (2022) 'Impact of abusive leader behavior on employee job insecurity: A mediating roles of emotional exhaustion and abusive peer behavior,' Frontiers in Psychology, 13. https://doi.org/10.3389/fpsyg.2022.947258.

Ali, S. et al. (2021) 'Consumer adoption of online food Delivery ordering (OFDO) services in Pakistan: The impact of the COVID-19 pandemic situation,' Journal of Open Innovation: Technology, Market, and Complexity, 7(1), p. 10. https://doi.org/10.3390/joitmc7010010.

Yu, T., Khalid, N. and Ahmed, U. (2021) 'Factors Influencing Entrepreneurial Intention among Foreigners in Kazakhstan,' Sustainability, 13(13), p. 7066. https://doi.org/10.3390/su13137066.

Khalid, N. (2020) 'Artificial intelligence learning and entrepreneurial performance among university students: evidence from malaysian higher educational institutions,' Journal of Intelligent and Fuzzy Systems, 39(4), pp. 5417–5435. https://doi.org/10.3233/jifs-189026.

Media experience

Horrible bosses cause 'race to the bottom,' study finds - New York Dail News

Work for a horrible boss? - The Daily Mail

Work for a horrible boss? - The Telegraph