Dr Konstantina Skritsovali

Liverpool Business School

Konstantina is a Senior Lecturer in Strategic Management at LJMU and Faculty Co-Lead for PRME. Prior to working at LJMU, she was a Lecturer in Business Management at Manchester Metropolitan University.

Konstantina’s research interests revolve around social responsibility, sustainable business models and, responsible management education. She is particularly interested in exploring the role of collaborative networks in supporting sustainable and inclusive growth and also, the role of responsible management education as a change agent.

Konstantina is a CMBE, a Fellow of the Higher Education Academy and, a PRME Local Network Co-Lead for the NorthWest of England. She is an external examiner for the University of Surrey and, University of Bolton. In the past, she was the chair of the British Academy of Management (BAM) Sustainable and Responsible Business Special Interest Group.

Konstantina is interested in supervising PhD projects related to her research and teaching interests.


Greek, Modern (1453-)


2022, Manchester Metropolitan University, United Kingdom, MA in Higher Education
2015, Manchester Metropolitan University, United Kingdom, PhD in Corporate Social Responsibility
2011, University of Greenwich, United Kingdom, MSc Finance and Financial Information Systems
2008, Alexander Technological Educational Institute of Thessaloniki, Greece, BA (Hons) in Marketing


2017, Manchester Metropolitan University, United Kingdom, Postgraduate Certificate in Learning & Teaching in Higher Education

Academic appointments

Senior Lecturer in Strategic Management, Business & Management, Liverpool John Moores University, 2020 - present
Lecturer, Strategy, Enterprise & Sustainability, Manchester Metropolitan University, 2016 - 2020
Associate Lecturer, Management, Manchester Metropolitan University, 2013 - 2016

Journal article

Skritsovali K. 2023. Learning through playing: appreciating the role of gamification in business management education during and after the COVID-19 pandemic Journal of Management Development, 42 :388-398 DOI Publisher Url Public Url

Skritsovali K, Randles S, Hannibal C. 2023. Missing Attention to Power Dynamics in Collaborative Multi-Actor Business Models for Sustainability Sustainability, 15 DOI Publisher Url Public Url

Conference publication

Skritsovali K. 2023. Integrating gamification and participatory learning in Education for Sustainable Development: A 'behind the scenes' ethnography in a business school European Symposium on Sustainability in Business Education, Research and Practices

Skritsovali K, Brown J. 2022. Collaborative initiatives with purpose: Implementing the UN SDGs in the curriculum to foster student employability PRME annual conference

Skritsovali K. 2016. Is there space for CSR practise in neoliberal ideological frames? CR-SD Symposium 2017

Skritsovali K, Hines A. Reflections on the shared value creation role of CSR British Academy of Management 2015

Skritsovali K, Hindley A. Leading transformational change for sustainability in university business schools PRME UK and Ireland Conference 2023

Skritsovali K, Hindley A, Drummond M. Integrating Education for Sustainable Development and Systemic Thinking into Responsible Management through Gamification BAM 2023 Conference


Wadham H, Hart C, Kettleborough HM, Marron R, Randles S, Skritsovali K, Tucker M, Hashmi A. 2023. Sustainability Education Beyond the Classroom: How the “Exploding University” Nurtures Collective Intelligence Across Local and Global Communities Meletiadou E. Handbook of Research on Implications of Sustainable Development in Higher Education IGI Global Author Url Publisher Url Public Url

Randles S, Wadham H, Skritsovali K, Hart C, Hoque S, Kettleborough H, Klapper R, Marron R, Taylor D, Walley L. Leveraging hope & experience: Towards an integrated model of transformative learning, community and leadership for sustainability action and change Purcell W, Haddock-Fraser J. The Bloomsbury Handbook of Sustainability in Higher Education Bloomsbury. London


Wall T, Sachikonye C, Carline L, Shore A, Stevens M, Brown J, Skritsovali K, Hindley A, Parasram I, Tyreman S, Westcott C, Harvey R, Carpenter B. 2023. Social Value at Universities: Policy and Practice Guidance Social Value at Universities: Policy and Practice Guidance Publisher Url Public Url

External committees:

External Examiner, University of Bolton. 2023

External Examiner, University of Surrey. 2023

External Examiner, University of Wales Trinity Saint David. 2021

Sustainable and Responsible Business track, British Academy of Management, British Academy of Management., Co-Chair. 2015

Research Grants Awarded:

LJMU Learning & Teaching Enhancement Funds, Enhancing student understanding on social innovation through a field trip to Universitat Politècnica de València (UPV), Spain, Ann Hindley, Grant value (£): 7500. 2022

LJMU Learning & Teaching Enhancement Funds, Introduction of the scenario exploration system in the teaching curriculum, Grant value (£): 7000, Duration of research project: 1. 2021

Industrial connections:

Workshop: How Games and Play Can Teach Us About Climate Change, Storyhouse in Chester - Climate Day, https://www.storyhouse.com/event/ann-hindley-and-konstantina-skritsovali. 2022

Media Coverage:

Developing Students' Employability Skills Through Simulation-Based Learning 2022


Fellow of the Higher Education Academy, Advance HE. 2017