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Paul Summers MA, MAPM, AHEA joined the University in September 2016 as a Lecturer in Project and Operations Management, having previously taught operations management, project management, consultancy, creativity and strategy at a number of southern universities.

Areas of expertise

​Paul is a practitioner and researcher in the areas of systems thinking, projects, learning and improvement. In 2014 he co-chaired the UKSS 18th International conference at the University of Hull. He has refereed a number of articles for both journals and conferences. Paul has been awarded APMP and PRINCE2 practitioner qualifications.



  • Systems thinking in local government'. The Systemist 33 (2&3), 88-111.
    'Benefits management: The keystone of project management'. Available here.
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