Dr Simon Adderley

BA (Hons), PhD

Senior Lecturer in Enterprise and Entrepreneurship

Oxford Brookes Business School

Teaching and supervision


Modules taught


  • The Entrepreneur
  • Enrepreneurial Business Management
  • Contemporary Issues in Enterprise
  • Evaluating Options for Entrepreneurs
  • Ethics in Business
  • Critical Enquiry research Project
  • BA/BSc Dissertations


  • Entrepreneurial Behaviours and Practices
  • International Trade and Globalisation
  • MSc Dissertation supervision


Simon's research interests focus upon the changing paradigms of business and the development of economic and social welfare policies in a time of demographic and environmental flux. He is currently developing research projects around social enterprises and co-produced and co-delivered services. He has a strong focus upon the development of new operational mechanisms within public sector agencies which are designed to re-conceive the relationship between the state and citizen. 

Research projects

Simon is currently working on the following research projects:

  • Exploration of the issues around scaling for French Co-operatives
  • Differences in the sopcial construction of "social enterprise" within different economic eco-systems
  • Issues facing self employed guide dog users in different European countries

Centres and institutes


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