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Dr Sandra Romenska

Dr Sandra Romenska

MA, DPhil

Senior Lecturer

Director of Teaching

Contact details

Tel: +44 (0)1334 46 4839

Teaching  2016-2017

  • MN2002 Management and Analysis: Analysis of Financial Data
  • MN4245 Leadership Development
  • MN5001 Contemporary Global Issues in Management
  • MN5511 Leadership in Organisations


Dr Sandra Romenska joined the School of Management in August 2014 with experience in teaching leadership, organisational change, research methods and human resource management. Previously she has worked as a lecturer at the Worcester Business School and as a researcher at the University of Leicester, investigating technological innovation and the future of learning and teaching. She has delivered trainings and has been an invited speaker at the Project Management Institute Global Congress GAC Forum, the World Universities Forum at Davos, UNESCO and Fulbright events. In 2013 Sandra won a competition for strategic vision papers by the European Commission's Institute for Prospective Technological Studies in Seville, Spain. Sandra has managerial experience in the non-government and charity sector after working with Save the Children-UK. She has an MA from the University of Warwick and a DPhil from the University of Oxford.

Research interests

Leadership development, collaborative and shared leadership, leading virtual and distributed teams, innovation, complexity

Selected publications


The Good, the Bad and the Ugly of the Future Open Educational Resources in Europe
Romenska, S. 2013 Open Education 2030-JRC-Vision Papers-Part III Higher Education. Seville, Spain: Institute for Prospective Technological Studies, European Commission Joint Research Centre, Vol. III
Research output: ResearchChapter

Wiki Future Gazing
Romenska, S. Jun 2009 EDEN 2009 conference proceedings: Innovation in Learning Communities - What did you invent for tomorrow?. Tait, A. & Szűcs , A. (eds.). Gdansk, Poland : EDEN
Research output: ResearchConference contribution

Creating Academic Learning Futures in the UK
Salmon, G. & Romenska, S. 2009 World Future Society Meeting. Chicago, Illinois: World Future Society
Research output: ResearchConference contribution

) The Learning Technologies of the Future: Technologies That Learn?
Romenska, S. D. 2009 “In dreams begins responsibility” — choice, evidence and change.: The 16th Association for Learning Technology Conference (ALT-C 2009).. Damis, H. & Creanor, L. (eds.). ALT-C, p. 97
Research output: ResearchConference contribution

Institutional Innovating in Higher Education: Case Studies in University “Start-ups” in Central and Eastern Europe after 1989
Romenska, S. D. 2008 World Universities Forum Proceedings. Davos: World Universities Forum
Research output: ResearchConference contribution



Innovation in Higher Education Systems in the Post-socialist Countries in Central and Eastern Europe: Possibilities for Exploration through a Complexity Theory Framework
Romenska, S. D. 2006 In : Research in Comparative and International Education. 1, 2
Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle



Surviving the Transition? Case Studies of Schools and Schooling in the Kyrgyz Republic Since Independence
Romenska, S. D. 2007 In : Anthropology and Education Quarterly. 38, 4
Research output: Research - peer-reviewBook/Film/Article review

Educational Reform in Post-Soviet Russia, Legacies and Prospects
Romenska, S. D. 2006 In : International Journal of Educational Development. 26
Research output: Research - peer-reviewBook/Film/Article review