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Dr Casey Cross

Senior Teaching Fellow

Casey Cross

The Management School

LA1 4YX

Lancaster

Tel: +44 1524 592709

Profile

Dr Casey Cross SFHEA is a Senior Teaching Fellow in the Department of Management Science and Associate Dean for Undergraduate Education within the Management School.

Casey’s research interests focus on complexity and problem solving with a particular interest in the pedagogy of teaching Soft Systems Methodology (SSM) and the role of Systems approaches in curriculum development for both face to face and online teaching materials particularly curriculum design and development. A long standing character of Casey’s approach is the use of technology led initiatives in enabling effective learning. Casey has been a leading player in the use of e-pedagogy within Lancaster University.

She currently co-leads a new cross faculty teaching and learning initiative (Teach-Learn-Share) which aims to create opportunities and for sharing good practice about Teaching and Learning.

Current Teaching

Problem Structuring Methods: Problem Solving Skills for Consulants, Managing Complexity, Business Analysis and Process Consulting.

Qualitative Research: Introduction to Business Management Research, Research Philosophy and Methods, Qualitative Methodologies and Methods

Academic Practice: Critical Reading, Writing and Thinking Skills

Professional Role

Current

Associate Dean for Undergraduate Education 

Previous

Director: BSc Business Studies

Director: MSc e-Business & Innovation

Director: Doctoral Research Skills Training

 

Research Interests

Research interests focus on the practice of problem solving and complexity in organisations. In particular  the application of Soft Systems Methodology to problem situations.  I also have research interests in the pedadogy of e-learning in Higher Education and Education 3.0.

External Roles

Programme Consultant at Blackburn College:

FdA and BA (Hons) Business Studies

FdA and BA (Hons) Business Accounting

BA (Hons) Business with Management

BA (Hons) Business with Management (industry year)

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