Elizabeth works across Henley Business School in the areas of Organisational Behaviour, Personal Development and Coaching and Human Resources Management. She teaches on MBA and Corporate programmes at Greenlands Campus as well as on Masters programmes at the University's Whiteknights Campus. She is a member of the British Academy of Management's Special Interest Group in Knowledge Management Learning.
Dr Elizabeth Houldsworth
Associate Professor of Leadership, Organisations and Behaviour
Dr Elizabeth Houldsworth
|Course Director MSc International Human Resource Management|
|Leadership Organisations and Behaviour|
|By area: Human Resource Management and Management Learning and Development|
|By industry: Cross Sector|
|By geography: International Human Resource Management involving Cross-country Comparisons|
|+44 (0) 1491 418895|
Course Director for MSc in International Human Resource Management
DeFour-Babb, J. and Houldsworth, L. (2016) Understanding how I became: exploring leadership self-identity development from the perspective of retirement. In: Academy of Management Conference, 5-9 Aug 2016, Anaheim.
Houldsworth, L. and Brewster, C. (2016) The importance of context: comparative HRM and employee performance management. In: Performance Management Association, 26-29 June 2016, Edinburgh.
Houldsworth, L., McBain, R. and Brewster, C. (2016) Do MBAs develop global managers? A comparative analysis of career choices and outcomes post MBA. In: Academy of Management Conference, 5-9 Aug 2016, Anaheim. doi: https://doi.org/10.5465/AMBPP.2016.11611abstract
Houldsworth, E & Brewster C (2016) Why the one size approach may not fit. Using theories of comparative HRM to provide a model of performance management in context. Performance Management Association Edinburgh
Houldsworth, E, McBain, R and Brewster C (2015) Developing Global Managers? A Comparative Analysis of Career Choices and Outcomes Post MBA British Academy of Management Sept 2014, Belfast
Houldsworth, E, McBain, R and Brewster C (2014) Ten flavours all vanilla: the MBA as a device for managerial cloning? British Academy of Management Sept 2014, Portsmouth
Brewster, C., Houldsworth, E., Sparrow, P. and Vernon, G. (2016) International human resource management. 4th Edition. CIPD. ISBN 9781843983750
Houldsworth, L. and Burkinshaw, S. (2008) Taking a human resource management perspective. In: and >span class="personname">Holloway, J. (eds.) Performance management: multidisciplinary perspectives. Palgrave, Macmillan. ISBN 9781403947611
Elizabeth has presented at many HR and general management conferences, both in the UK and overseas.
Elizabeth is a regular contributor to corporate programmes and forums. Prior to joining academia she worked with the Hay Group in a consulting role, with a specialism in the area of performance management.