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Dr Theresa M Majeed

Ms Theresa M Majeed

Recent graduate


School of Management, University of St Andrews

Six Sigma Green Belt certificate (completed February 2017)
Duke University

Master of Business Administration with Certificate in Finance
Colorado State University

Bachelor of Science in Finance
University of Baltimore

Associates Degree in Psychology
Manatee Community College


2013- 2016

Tutor: MN2001 Management and Society: Organisational Behaviour

Research interests

Employee participation, happiness in the workplace, and well being.

Research supervisors

Dr Alina M Baluch
Dr Andrew Timming

Conference papers/presentations

'Unpacking the Effects of Trade Union Membership on Job Satisfaction'
Scottish Graduate School of Social Science Business and Management Pathway PhD Colloquium, "Social scientists at large: achieving impact in and outside of academia", King's College Conference Centre, University of Aberdeen, 9 April 2015 – 10 April 2015.

Research student presenter: winner of a competitive place in the 'Speed Dating Master Class' with Professor Erik Olin Wright (University of Wisconsin-Madison, international expert in class inequalities), as part of the Rosemary Crompton Memorial Lecture Series hosted by the City University London, 19 March 2015 – 20 March 2015.

'Unpacking the Effects of Trade Union Membership on Job Satisfaction'
Poster and Research Conversation paper
British Academy of Management Doctoral Symposium, University of Ulster, Belfast, 8 September 2014.

'Unpacking the Effects of Trade Union Membership on Job Satisfaction'
Scottish Doctoral Training Centre Business and Management Pathway Colloquium, Stirling Management Centre, University of Stirling, 28 April 2014 – 29 April 2014.

Prior professional experience

Co-Franchisee: Three 7-Eleven gas station/convenience stores located in Fort Collins, Colorado (6 years).
Senior Analyst for Wells Fargo Corporate Trust in Columbia, Maryland, USA (5 years).
Tax Credit Analyst for Spectrum Enterprises, Inc. of Maine. New Jersey territory. (1 Year).


Recipient of a 600th Anniversary Scholarship, University of St Andrews.

Theresa Majeed representing Scotland at the 2017 Anglo-Celtic PlateSelected other information

Theresa ran the Anglo-Celtic Plate in May 2017, taking home the Scottish women's championship team's silver medal in this ultra international event over 100k. Our photo shows her finishing in a time of 9:10.

She ran the 2017 London Marathon, raising funds for mental health awareness charity Heads Together.

Throughout summer 2016, Theresa was fundraising for BBRF (Brain & Behavior Research Foundation, formerly NARSAD). On 2 September, as part of her campaign she ran the Kerry Way Ultramarathon, a 120-mile race around the Ring of Kerry in Ireland. Find out more: 120 miles for Lilly.

In April 2016, Theresa put in a gold-medal performance as the fastest female at the 55-mile Glasgow to Edinburgh Ultramarathon.

Certificate: Human Resources Management, Duke University (completed January 2017)
CEU and HRCI in:

  • Introduction to HR Management
  • Compensation
  • Employee Selection
  • Equal Employment Opportunity
  • Performance Management
  • Talent Management and Career Development.

Certificate: Professional Skills Curriculum, University of St Andrews.

Reviewer of Organizational Psychology Track papers for the British Academy of Management Conference 2015: The Value of Pluralism in Advancing Management Research, Education and Practice, hosted by University of Portsmouth, 8-10 September 2015.

Reviewer of Organisational Behaviour papers for the 28th Australian and New Zealand Academy of Management (ANZAM) Conference 2014, Reshaping Management for Impact theme, hosted by the University of Technology in Sydney, December 2014.

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