Professor of Comparative Employment Relations
Profess Sarah Ashwin joined the Employment Relations and Organisational Behaviour Group in 1997. She graduated from Oxford with first class honours in history in 1989, and then came to LSE to do an MSc in Russian Government and Politics. After graduating from LSE she worked for two years as the research officer of the central and east European desk of the International Confederation of Free Trade Unions (ICFTU). She left the ICFTU to begin a PhD, supervised by Simon Clarke, in the Sociology Group of the University of Warwick. Her PhD was on workers' organisation and trade unions during economic transition in Russia. Worker responses to economic reform remain one of her main research interests.
Professor Ashwin is the Programme Director for the MSc Management, Organisations and Governance programme and is on the Advisory Board of the British Journal of Industrial Relations.
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