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Dr Georgy (Gueorgui) Petrov

PhD
Course Director, Kingston MSc International HRM delivered at our partner institution in Russia / Senior Lecturer in Organisational Behaviour
Management

Room 306 Kingston Business School
Kingston University
Kingston Hill
Kingston Upon Thames
Surrey
KT2 7LB

Phone:
020 8417 9000 Ext: 65240
G.Petrov@kingston.ac.uk

Biography

After receiving his PhD from the University of London Institute of Education in 2005 Georgy worked as a researcher at the Centre for Leadership Studies at the University of Exeter Business School before taking up a Senior Lecturer post at Kingston Business School in September 2008.

Research Interest(s)

Leadership and Leadership Development (particularly, in Higher Education); Shadow Side of Leadership (Corruption in Higher Education); Workforce Development and Employer Engagement with Higher Education; Employee Engagement. 

Teaching

Georgy is a module leader and lecturer on 'Organisational Behaviour' UG module. He also teaches on MBA / EMBA 'Organisational Behaviour and Leadership' module, MSc International HRM 'Leading, Managing and Developing People in Context' module (BHM615) and supervises undergradute and postgraduate projects and dissertations as well as Doctoral candidates.

Experience

April 2005, PhD thesis 'De-centralisation and Re-centralisation in post Soviet Russian HE', Institute of Education, University of London.

September 2005-July 2007, Centre for Leadership Studies, University of Exeter Business School, Researcher on 'Developing Collective Leadership in HE' Project, funded by the Leadership Foundation for Higher Education.

January 2007-August 2008, Centre for Leadership Studies, University of Exeter Business School, Researcher on 'Skills Development and Employer Engagement with Higher Education' project, funded by HEFCE through HERDA-South West (whilst at Kingston I continue to work on this project with my colleagues at Exeter).

Recent presentations:

Petrov, G. (2008) 'Routes to Publication', Panel Presentation at SRHE Annual Conference 'Valuing Higher Education', Liverpool, 9-11 December (co-presenter).

Petrov, G. (2008) 'Making Third Stream Mainstream: the leadership of employer engagement in HE', SRHE Annual Conference 'Valuing Higher Education', Liverpool, 9-11 December.

Petrov, G. (2008) 'No More Heroes? Rhetoric and Reality of Distributed Leadership in HE', CHES Seminar, Institute of Education, University of London, 6 May.

Petrov, G. (2008) 'Rhetoric and Reality of Distributed Leadership in HE', International Symposium 'Leadership in HE: Facts, Fictions and Futures', Windsor, 31 March-1 April 2008 (co-presenter).

Petrov, G. (2007) 'Diversifying Academic Leadership in UK HE: Implications for Leadership Development', Paper presented at SRHE Annual Conference 'Reshaping Higher Education', Brighton, 11-13 December.

Petrov, G. (2007) 'Work-Based Learning and Employer Engagement with HEIs', Invited presentation at Higher Skills Open Day, Taunton, 22 October (co-presenter).

Petrov, G. (2007) 'Engaging Employers with HE: Preliminary Research Findings', HERDA-SW, Exeter, 10 September.

Petrov, G. (2007) 'Rhetoric and Reality of Distributed Leadership in HE', Invited presentation at SRHE South-West HE Network seminar, University of Bristol, 19 June.

Petrov, G. (2007) 'No More Heroes? The Distribution of Leadership in HE', Invited presentation at LFHE and HEFCE joint conference 'Sustaining Excellence in HE', London, 9 January, (co-presenter).

Petrov, G. (2006) 'Opening the Boundaries of Leadership? Perceptions of Academic Leaders in UK HE about Distributed Leadership', Paper presented at SRHE Annual Conference 'Beyond Boundaries: New Horizons for Research into HE', Brighton, 12-14 December.

Petrov, G. (2006) 'Leadership and Leadership Development in HE', Invited presentation at HERDA-South West Annual Conference 'Collaboration through Creativity', Torquay, 9-10 November;

Petrov, G. (2006), 'Distributed Leadership in HE: Some Preliminary Findings from the UK', Paper presented at 28th Annual Forum of the European Higher Education Society 'Who Runs HE in a Competitive World?', Rome, Italy, 30 August-1 September.

Consultancy

Whilst studying at the Institute of Education and working at Exeter Georgy was involved in a number of joint British-Russian projects aimed at the development of Russian School and University senior/middle managers.

Memberships

Academic member, Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD)

Society for Research into Higher Education (SRHE)

European Association for HE Research Society for Research into HE British Academy of Management

 

Recent Publications

Number of items: 24.

Article

Petrov, Georgy, Southall, Jane and Bolden, Richard (2016) Making the third stream, mainstream : facilitating effective higher education-employer engagement in workforce development. Higher Education Review, 48(3), pp. 75-99. ISSN (print) 0018-1609 (In Press)

Bolden, Richard and Petrov, Georgy (2014) Hybrid configurations of leadership in higher education employer engagement. Journal of Higher Education Policy and Management, 36(4), pp. 408-417. ISSN (print) 1360-080X

Bolden, Richard, Petrov, Georgy and Gosling, Jonathan (2009) Distributed leadership in higher education: rhetoric and reality. Educational Management Administration & Leadership, 37(2), pp. 257-277. ISSN (print) 1741-1432

Gosling, Jonathan, Bolden, Richard and Petrov, Georgy (2009) Distributed leadership in higher education: what does it accomplish? Leadership, 5(3), pp. 299-310. ISSN (print) 1742-7150

Bolden, Richard, Petrov, Georgy, Gosling, Jonathan and Bryman, Alan (2009) Leadership in higher education: facts, fictions and futures - introduction to the special issue. Leadership, 5(3), pp. 291-298. ISSN (print) 1742-7150

Bolden, Richard, Petrov, Georgy and Gosling, Jonathan (2008) Tensions in higher education leadership: towards a multi-level model of leadership practice. Higher Education Quarterly, 62(4), pp. 358-376. ISSN (print) 0951-5224

Temple, P. and Petrov, G. (2004) Corruption in higher education: some findings from the states of the former Soviet Union. Higher Education Management and Policy, 16(1), pp. 83-99. ISSN (print) 1682-3451

Book Section

Anderson, Deborah and Petrov, Georgy (2012) Integrating skills into the curriculum: a case study in business. In: Morgan, Michelle, (ed.) Improving the student experience: a practical guide for universities and colleges. Abingdon, U.K. : Routledge. pp. 97-99. ISBN 9780415598798

Petrov, Georgy (2006) Leadership in higher education. In: Bolden, Richard, (ed.) Leadership Development in Context. Exeter, UK : University of Exeter. pp. 36-39. (Leadership South West Research Report, no. 3)

Conference or Workshop Item

Petrov, Georgy and Southall, Jane (2015) Embedding and developing skills within an UG business module. In: Festival of Learning 2015; 12-16 Jan 2015, Kingston Upon Thames, U.K.. (Unpublished)

Petrov, Georgy (2011) Identifying and developing leaders of the future in higher education. In: Society for Research into Higher Education (SRHE) Annual Research Conference 2011: Positive Futures for higher education; connections, communities and criticality; 7-9 Dec 2011, Newport, U.K..

Bolden, Richard, Hirsch, Wendy, Petrov, Georgy and Connor, Helen (2010) Strategies for employer engagement in higher education. In: 32nd Annual European Higher Education Society (EAIR) Forum: Linking society and universities. New missions for universities; 01 - 04 Sep 2010, Valencia, Spain. (Unpublished)

Petrov, Georgy (2009) Diversifying academic leadership in UK HE: what are its implications for leadership development? In: 6th International Conference of the Dutch HRM Network: Capitalizing on Diversity in HRM Research; 13-14 Nov 2009, Amsterdam, Netherlands.

Bolden, Richard, Petrov, Georgy and Gosling, Jonathan (2008) Distributed leadership in higher education: rhetoric and reality. In: Leadership in higher education: facts, fictions and futures; 31 March - 1 April 2008, Windsor, U.K..

Gosling, Jonathan, Bolden, Richard and Petrov, Georgy (2008) Distributed leadership in higher education: what does it accomplish? In: Symposium of the Leadership Foundation for Higher Education; 31 Mar - 01 Apr 2008, Windsor, U.K..

Petrov, Georgy and Bolden, Richard (2008) Making third stream mainstream: the leadership of employer engagement in higher education. In: Society for Research into Higher Education (SRHE) Annual Conference 2008: Valuing Higher Education; 9-11 Dec 2008, Liverpool, U.K..

Petrov, Georgy (2008) No more heroes? Rhetoric and reality of distributed leadership in HE. In: Centre for Higher Education Studies (CHES) Seminar; 6 May 2008, London, UK.

Petrov, Georgy (2007) Diversifying academic leadership: implications for leadership development. In: Society for Research in Higher Education annual conference 2007; 11-13 Dec 2007, Brighton, U.K..

Monograph

Gourlay, Stephen, Alfes, Kerstin, Bull, Elaine, Baron, Angela, Petrov, Georgy and Georgellis, Yannis (2012) Emotional or transactional engagement - does it matter? (Project Report) London, U.K. : Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development.

Gourlay, Stephen, Alfes, Kerstin, Bull, Elaine, Narendran, Sunitha, Petrov, Georgy and Shantz, Amanda (2011) Locus of engagement: understanding what employees connect with at work. (Project Report) London, U.K. : Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development. 34 p. (Research Insight)

Bolden, Richard, Hirsh, Wendy, Connor, Helen, Petrov, Georgy and Duquemin, Anthea (2010) Strategies for effective HE-employer engagement. (Project Report) Exeter, U.K. : Universities South West. 58 p.

Bolden, Richard, Connor, Helen, Duquemin, Anthea, Hirsh, Wendy and Petrov, Georgy (2009) Employer engagement with higher education: defining, sustaining, and supporting higher skills provision. (Project Report) Exeter : HERDA-SW. 46 p.

Bolden, Richard, Petrov, Georgy and Gosling, Jonathan (2008) Developing collective leadership in higher education - final report. (Project Report) London, U.K. : Leadership Foundation for Higher Education. 88 p. ISBN 9780955378843

Bolden, Richard and Petrov, Georgy (2008) Employer engagement with higher education: a literature review. (Project Report) Exeter : University of Exeter. 87 p.

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