Ted has held leadership posts in the School since arriving in 2008; as Head of the Business School, Faculty Director of Research and Chair of College of Social Science committees. He has resumed his professorial role, developing research in the related areas of Foresight, Anticipation and Emergence. These he applies to social and economic development and in particular to human agency and the relationship that individuals and organisations have with their futures.
As Editor-in-Chief of Futures Journal he enjoys engagement with multi-disciplinary international academic and professional networks. He has practiced entrepreneurship in the business and university sectors, starting his first business at 19. He spent nearly twenty years at the University of Durham Business School (DUBS), first in the Small Business Centre and then establishing two research centres; in Knowledge Systems, which he spun-out as a software business and on Foresight Research.
He is chair of the Responsible Management Research Group, supervises doctoral studies in Responsibility, Enterprise and Anticipation, is the University Champion for Principles of Responsible Management Education and supports the development of Early Career Researchers.
Research Impact ‘Champion’
Principles of Responsible Management Education