Dr Seyed Navid Nasirpourosgoei

Job: Senior Lecturer in Business and Management

Faculty: Business and Law

School/department: Leicester Castle Business School

Address: De Montfort University, Hugh Aston HU4.43, Leicester, LE1 9BH

T: +44 116 207 8594

E: Navid.Nasirpourosgoei@dmu.ac.uk

W: https://www.dmu.ac.uk


Personal profile

Navid started his role as a full-time Senior Lecturer at Castle Business School De Montfort University Leicester on 01/March/2019.

Navid is a Fellow of the Chartered Management Institute ( FCMI ); Fellow of the Advance Higher Education Academy ( FHEA ); Certified Management and Business Educator ( CMBE ) from The Chartered Association of Business Schools ( CABS ) and has more than 20 years of practical and academic work experience and has worked internationally in Europe, Central Asia, and Middle-East.

Previously, Navid held academic posts at the University of Northampton, Coventry University Group and was a researcher at the Royal Holloway University of London. Navid was an Academic Assessor at Said Business School - University of Oxford: Oxford Executive Leadership Programme. Currently, Dr Nasirpour is the External Examiner and External Adviser at the University of Bedfordshire. He obtained his PhD in Management – Strategy, International Business and Entrepreneurship at Royal Holloway, University of London; his MSc in Business and Enterprise from Oxford Brookes University; and a Certificate in Science Entrepreneurship from the University of Oxford.

 Navid’s research interest and practical work experience are in the areas of Knowledge Management, NPD Process, Innovation and Business Strategy within International Automotive Manufacturing Companies. Navid has extensive experience in module and programme leadership at the undergraduate, postgraduate and MBA level.

Programme Leader (PL):  

  1. MSc IB Suite  - the largest PG Programme at DMU ( ongoing ) 
  2. Global MBA  - Deputy Programme Leader  - Leicester (2022)
  3. Global MBA  - Programme Leader  - Singapore ( 2021 )


Module Leader (ML):  

  1. CORP 3511 Strategic Management Principles & Practice
  2. CORX 3549 Strategic Management Apprenticeships 
  3. LCBS 5059 Global MBA, Professional Field Experience
  4. BMIB 5005 MSc IB Suite, Leadership and Change Management

Research group affiliations

The Centre for Enterprise and Innovation (CEI)

Research interests/expertise

Business Strategy , Knowledge Management,  Innovation and Entrepreneurship

Areas of teaching

  • New Product Development Process (NPD )
  • Entrepreneurship and Enterprise 
  • Knowledge Management  (KM) 
  • Strategic Management
  • Leadership
  • Innovation


PhD, in Management - Royal Holloway University of London (2013)

MPhil, in Management - Royal Holloway University of London (2009)

MSc, in Business & Enterprise - Oxford Brookes University (2005)

BSc, in Agricultural Engineering & Animal Science - Iran Azad University (1998)

PgCert, Academic Practice in Higher Education - Coventry University (2017)

Cert,  in Science & Entrepreneurship - University of Oxford (2006) 

Cert, in  LTHE - Queen Mary University of London (2015)

Cert,  in Research Methodology - Brunel University London  (2007)

Cert, Research Student Supervision - University of Northampton (2018)

Courses taught

  1. PL: Programme Leader MSc IB Suite (Largest PG Programme)
  2. ML: Professional Field Experience  - Global MBA 
  3. ML: Leadership and Change Management  - MSc IB Suite  
  4. ML: Strategic Management Principles and Practice  - UG Level 6
  5. ML: Strategic Management  - UG  Apprenticeship Level 6
  6. Research Methodology ( PG - Level 7 ) 
  7. Dissertation Supervision ( PG - Level 7 ) 

Membership of professional associations and societies

  1. Fellow of UK Higher Education Academy - FHEA - UK  
  2. Fellow of UK Chartered Management Institute - FCMI - UK
  3. CMBE Certified Management & Business Educator  - CABS - UK 

Professional licences and certificates

CABS : Certified Management & Business Educator - CMBE 

Conference attendance

  • The International Conference on Sustainable Practices in Engineering New Britain, Connecticut, USA:  A Sustainable Collaboration between Industries and Universities in Iran, ICSPE – 21-22 /08/2015. Taherkhani, M; Nasirpourosgoei, S.N (2015)