Dr Adeniyi Olukayode Oso

Job: Lecturer in Business Management

School/department: School of Leadership, Management and Marketing

Address: De Montfort University, The Gateway, Leicester, LE1 9BH

T: 0116 250 6713

E: adeniyi.oso@dmu.ac.uk


Personal profile

Adeniyi started as a full time lecturer in Business Management in December 2023. Before then, Adeniyi has worked as a part-time lecturer at De Montfort University since September 2018.

Adeniyi is an astute academic with expertise in International Business and about half a decade experience in the development and delivery of Gold-standard teaching curriculum at undergraduate and postgraduate levels. Adeniyi has a wealth of academic and practical knowledge in diverse areas including Politics, Foreign Policy Analysis, Globalisation and International Business amongst others.

Furthermore, he is competent at supervising dissertations, ensuring academic excellence, and encouraging the development of ambitious researchers. His research interest focuses on the bridge between politics, policies and business. He specifically specialises in investigating the continuing influence of government actions and inactions on business operations and performance of both local and international businesses. He is also interested in reviewing the extent to which big companies and MNCs influence government decisions especially in sub-Saharan Africa.

Overall, Adeniyi's remarkable interdisciplinary knowledge and experience makes him adept at building the future of business leaders and fostering innovation in the ever-changing landscape of international business and management.

Research interests/expertise

  • International Business
  • International Trade
  • Globalisation
  • International Political Economy

Areas of teaching

  • Research Methodology
  • Globalisation
  • Operations and Supply Chain Management
  • International Business


  • PhD, in Diplomacy and International Relations, De Montfort University, Leicester (2023)
  • MA (Distinction), in Diplomacy and World Order, De Montfort University, Leicester (2018)
  • BSc, in Political Science, Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, Osun State, Nigeria (2014)

Courses taught

  • Research Methodology (PG Level 7)
  • Operations and Supply Chain Management (PG Level 7)
  • Progressive Franchising (UG Level 5)

Honours and awards

  • Masters of Art with Distinction in Diplomacy and World Order, DMU, Leicester (2018)
  • Outstanding Achievement Award for Best Student Performance, DMU, Leicester (2018)