Photo of Jim Simpson

Jim Simpson

Mr

20122018

Research output per year

If you made any changes in Pure these will be visible here soon.

Personal profile

Research interests

Jim comes to BBS (Brighton Business School) from a career as a management consultant, researcher, coach and trainer.  Jim has supported public and third-sector organisations and SMEs with performance evaluation, organisational development, and policy and practice studies. He also has entrepreneurial experience having jointly founded a charitable company and coached managers and social entrepreneurs. 

Jim has several research interests including change processes in clientele and organisations; trust, collaboration and innovation; and public sector management.  He has a number of published papers plus a published introductory textbook on social theory. 

Jim is interested in problem-based learning and teaching and is leading a new, final year undergraduate business project-based module. 'Developing Professional Practice in Business' works with 40 partners providing the opportunity for students to complete a 'live' research/development/marketing project for a client organisation, as well as develop their digital, professional profiles.  Jim has led post-graduate courses and action-learning programmes. He has also led in-house management and development programmes for companies, local authorities and housing associations, and produced open learning for the Open University.

Education/Academic qualification

Master, University of Brighton

Master, University of Brighton

Brunel University London

Fingerprint Dive into the research topics where Jim Simpson is active. These topic labels come from the works of this person. Together they form a unique fingerprint.

  • 12 Similar Profiles

Network Recent external collaboration on country level. Dive into details by clicking on the dots.

Research Output

Advocacy for a Change - Best Practice in Advocacy Support for Adults with SEND

Simpson, J. & Brighton and Hove Speak Out, E. B. S. P., Aug 2018, 11 p.

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report

  • Independent Evaluation of the Amazing Futures Project

    Simpson, J., Oct 2018, Amaze charity. 21 p.

    Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report

  • Trust and Innovation - Making the Match

    Simpson, J., 2017, 14 p.

    Research output: Book/ReportProject report

  • Want a Solution to the Biggest Primary Care Problem - try Social Prescribing

    Simpson, J., 2017, 40 p.

    Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report

  • Back for the Future: Sociological Theory and Today's Big Issues

    Simpson, J., 2016, UK: SocialWords Publishing. 104 p.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook - authored

    Open Access