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Dr Nicholas Snowden

MBA Academic Director

Faculty and Department

  • Faculty of Business, Law and Politics
  • Hull University Business School

Summary

Nicholas Snowden, the Academic Director for the Hull MBA, has more than 20 years of experience as a lecturer, management trainer and business consultant. Having started working life as an entrepreneur, he progressed to sharing his time between his business interests and education. Dr Snowden's research interests revolve around the role of storytelling in organisations. He has taught in a number of local universities and colleges, delivering degree and masters level business and management education in a range of contexts, focusing on organisational change, strategic management and leadership programmes.

Book Chapter

Speaking up or blowing the whistle for better, safer care

Mannion, R., Davies, H., Blenkinsopp, J., McHale, J. V., Millar, R., Powell, M., & Snowden, N. (2018). Speaking up or blowing the whistle for better, safer care. In J. Tingle, C. Ó Néill, & M. Shimwell (Eds.), Global patient safety: Law, policy and practice, 58-76. Routledge. https://doi.org/10.4324/9781315167596-5

Journal Article

What about leadership" Comment on "Cultures of silence and cultures of voice: the role of whistleblowing in healthcare organisations"

Blenkinsopp, J., & Snowden, N. (2016). What about leadership? Comment on "Cultures of silence and cultures of voice: the role of whistleblowing in healthcare organisations". International Journal of Health Policy and Management, 5(2), 125-127. https://doi.org/10.15171/ijhpm.2015.193

Healthcare scandals and the failings of doctors: do official inquiries hold the profession to account"

Mannion, R., Davies, H., Powell, M., Blenkinsopp, J., Millar, R., McHale, J., & Snowden, N. (2019). Healthcare scandals and the failings of doctors: do official inquiries hold the profession to account?. Journal of Health Organization and Management, 33(2), 221-240. https://doi.org/10.1108/jhom-04-2018-0126

Understanding the knowledge gaps in whistleblowing and speaking up in health care: narrative reviews of the research literature and formal inquiries, a legal analysis and stakeholder interviews

Mannion, R., Blenkinsopp, J., Powell, M., McHale, J., Millar, R., Snowden, N., & Davies, H. (2018). Understanding the knowledge gaps in whistleblowing and speaking up in health care: narrative reviews of the research literature and formal inquiries, a legal analysis and stakeholder interviews. Health Services and Delivery Research, 6(30), 1-190. https://doi.org/10.3310/hsdr06300

Report

Entrepreneurship skills: literature and policy review

Snowden, N., Johnson, S., Mukhuty, S., Fletcher, B., & Williams, T. (2015). Entrepreneurship skills: literature and policy review. Department of Business, Innovation & Skills

Postgraduate supervision

Dr Snowden welcomes applications for research and PhD supervisions in the area of organisational storytelling. Current PhD supervisions - Exploring Leader Behaviours in the Management of Change (Alenezi, H) - Voice And Silence Among Healthcare Professionals On Patient Safety Concerns In Surgical Departments Of Ghanaian Hospitals (Mawuena, E)