Greig Taylor

Lecturer

Dr. Greig Taylor is a Lecturer in the School of Management. He received his PhD from Manchester Metropolitan University in 2014, which explored labour relations in the British dock industry from an historical perspective. In his academic career so far he has taught a variety of courses including Human Resource Management, International Human Resource Management, Leadership and Decision Making, Cross Cultural Management and Research Methods at both the postgraduate and undergraduate levels. Greig’s research interests focus on the dock and car manufacturing industries, but more broadly on the sociology of work, technological change, trade unionism, cross-cultural management, and the hegemony of neoliberalism in modern political economy. His research has been published in internationally-renowned journals such as Labor History, and Cross-Cultural and Strategic Management.

Journal articles
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Taylor G; Nguyen TT; Mathew SK; Nguyen LT, 2021, 'Economic development, cargo handling methods and labour process change: the place of the Vietnamese dock worker in the ‘global’ history of dock work', Labor History, vol. 62, pp. 41 - 58, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/0023656X.2020.1849586
2021
McDonald M; Thi Nguyen L; Bubna-Litic D; Nguyen TN; Taylor G, 2021, 'Positive Psychology Applied to the Workplace: A Foucauldian Discourse Analysis', Journal of Humanistic Psychology, pp. 002216782110294 - 002216782110294, http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/00221678211029400
2021
Taylor G, 2020, 'Intra-union conflict and the 1970 dock strike in Britain', Labor History, vol. 61, pp. 138 - 150, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/0023656X.2019.1656179
2020
Mathew S; Taylor G, 2019, 'Power distance in India', Cross Cultural & Strategic Management, vol. 26, pp. 2 - 23, http://dx.doi.org/10.1108/ccsm-02-2018-0035
2019
Lan TN; McDonald M; Mate S; Taylor G, 2018, 'Advancing a cross-cultural narrative approach to career counselling: The case of Vietnam', AUSTRALIAN JOURNAL OF CAREER DEVELOPMENT, vol. 27, pp. 65 - 71, http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1038416218780069
2018
Taylor G, 2018, 'Internecine strife in trade union organisations: status, competition and the effect of industry rationalisation and neo-liberalism', LABOR HISTORY, vol. 59, pp. 162 - 184, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/0023656X.2018.1422380
2018
Taylor G, 2017, 'From "unofficial militants' to de facto joint workplace control: the development of the shop steward system at the port of Liverpool, 1967-1972', LABOR HISTORY, vol. 58, pp. 552 - 575, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/0023656X.2017.1332604
2017
Taylor G, 2016, 'White-Collar Workers and Industrial Militancy: The Formation of the ACTSS 6/567 Branch at the Port of Liverpool', LABOUR HISTORY REVIEW, vol. 81, pp. 49 - 75, http://dx.doi.org/10.3828/lhr.2016.3
2016
Book Chapters
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Wearing S; McDonald M; Taylor G; Ronan T, 2019, 'Neoliberalism and global tourism', in Timothy D (ed.), Handbook of Globalisation and Tourism, pp. 27 - 43
2019

Greig is currently Lecturer-in-Charge for International Human Resource Management at both undergraduate and post-graduate levels (MGMT 5949/3702) and Lecturer-in-Charge for Managing Across Cultures (MGMT 2102).