Human Resource Management and Organisational Behaviour (HRMOB)

  • Postal address

    185 Stranmillis Road, Riddel Hall

    BT95EE Belfast

    United Kingdom

Organisation profile

The research and teaching of the Human Resource Management and Organisational Behaviour (HRMOB) Group is helping create equitable and inclusive workplaces, craft fairer employment regulations, and develop ethical and effective leaders. In our research, we work with a range of stakeholders: small and medium enterprises, non-governmental organisations, charities, trade unions, HR professionals, public sector entities, and global enterprises. 

Our supportive research environment fosters meaningful engagement with the non-academic world and facilitates the pursuit of high-quality publications. Our research has appeared in leading peer-reviewed scholarly journals including the Journal of Management, Journal of Organizational Behaviour, Human Relations, Work, Employment & Society, and Human Resource Management, Entrepreneurship Theory & Practice.

We provide excellent research-led teaching to undergraduates, postgraduates and working professionals. Our MSc in Human Resource Management programme is fully accredited by the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD). The programme provides the necessary knowledge and understanding to be awarded professional membership of the CIPD at Associate level.

UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. Our work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 8 - Decent Work and Economic Growth