Gavin Betts

Lecturer in Systems Thinking/ Director of Student Experience/ Academic Contact - Collaborative Partner Provision

Faculty of Business, Law and Politics

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Gavin joined the Business School after a 20 year career spanning both public and private sectors.

He is particularly interested in how systemic perspectives can be used to help deal with complex or multi dimensional problems. This informs his academic work.


Research Interests

  • Systems thinking

  • Service improvement

Research groups

  • Member of the Centre for Systems Studies


Programmes taught on (2019)

Modules list

  • Systemic Management

  • Systems Thinking and Practice

  • Decision Making for Managers

  • Organisational Management

  • Business Project Management

  • Change Management

Teaching awards and accolades

  • Fellow of the Higher Education Academy

  • Post Graduate Certificate in Higher Education

Professional highlights

Academic qualifications

  • MBA, University of Leeds