Boyd Hargreaves


Senior Lecturer in Economics & Business

Department of Management and Finance

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Winner of 2015 Student-Led Award for Outstanding University Teacher and Outstanding Academic Tutor

Prior to taking up a position at the University of Worcester, Boyd was an assistant principle (Head of Sixth Form) in a large 11-18 school. He also worked for 3 years at Trinity and All Saints College (University of Leeds) lecturing on undergraduate management programmes and worked as a PGCE mentor and sessional lecturer at Huddersfield University. He has over 25 years teaching experience in the economics and business studies field on both undergraduate and post graduate courses.


MBS Business Studies 
PG (cert) Learning and Teaching in Higher Education
PGCE Economics and Social Studies
BA(hons) Economics and Public Policy


Teaching Interests: Micro/Macro Economics, Economic History, Management Accounts & Economics and Accounts

Research interests: Enhancing undergraduate student engagement


Guilding, C. and B. Hargreaves (2003). "How hoteliers do their capital budgeting." Hospitality Review 5(1): 45-49.