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Professor Jimmy Donaghey

Professor International HRM


Research Interests

- Social pacts
- worker representation and voice, with a particular focus on the EU's Information and Consultation Directive and social dialogue in supply chains
- global labour governance with a particular focus on the response to the 2013 Rana Plaza disaster

Jimmy is interested in supervising PhD topics in these areas. Unsolicited approaches outside these areas may not receive a response.

Teaching in 2017-2018

Human Resource Management & Employment Relations
  • IB9DQ0: Work and Human Resources in Global Context
Undergraduate
  • IB3H00: International Management in Context
  • IB3900: Year Abroad Portfolio

Industrial Relations Research Unit, Organisation & HRM

Email:  /  Tel: 024 765 24267  /  Room: 2.145

Biography

Jimmy joined the University of Warwick as Associate Professor in September 2010 from Queen's University Belfast, from where he obtained his PhD under the supervision of Paul Teague. In October 2013, he was promoted to Reader in Industrial Relations and subsequently was promoted to Professor of Industrial Relations in June 2015. He is also Adjunct Associate Professor at the Department of Management in Monash University.

From July 2015 to July 2007, Jimmy was academic lead for the interdisciplinary Global Research Priority- Global Governance at the University of Warwick. In addition to the GRP Global Governance, he is a member of the Industrial Relations Research Unit (IRRU) and Connecting Research in Employment and Work (CREW) at the University of Warwick.

Jimmy is currently Associate Editor of the Human Resource Management Journal. In addition to this, he has been guest editor for special issues of the International Journal of Human Resource Management (partnership and mutual gains) and Work, Employment and Society (the State and Work). He is also guest editor of special issues on work and supply chains in both Human Relations and the British Journal of Industrial Relations which are currently in preparation. He is a member of the ESRC Peer Review College and the British Journal of Management Editorial Board.

Jimmy comes from the Inishowen peninsula in Donegal, Republic of Ireland. Outside his job, he has been an active member of the University and College Union, holding branch officer positions at both QUB and Warwick. Finally, when possible, Jimmy tries to enjoy attending Arsenal games (though the frequency of such occasions being enjoyable diminishes year on year).

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