Staff profile

Dr Naznin Tabassum

Senior Lecturer in Strategy and Leadership

Dr Naznin Tabassum.


College of Business, Law and Social Sciences



I am working as Senior Lecturer in Strategy and Leadership and BA (Hons) Business Management Programme Leader for final year students at the University of Derby. I endeavour to enhance students learning experiences at HE in the UK through research-informed teaching. 

I am also currently working as an External Examiner at Liverpool John Moores University for MSc International Business Management Programme.

Previously I have worked at Coventry University as a Lecturer, Deputy Course Director for BA (Hons) Business Management course and Lead Progress Coach. I have also taught at the University of Creative Arts, Teesside University, Northumbria University, Bradford College and Leeds Beckett University.

I have also worked as a Director for two family-owned companies during 2013-2015.

Teaching responsibilities

I am involved in teaching and supervising undergraduate, postgraduate, DBA students and professional candidates.

I have expertise in Business and Management subjects:

Research interests

I have published research papers at internationally recognised journals and presented papers at various conferences.

My research interests include:

Membership of professional bodies


Recent conferences

Experience in industry

International experience

Recent publications