Mike Ellis
First Name: Mike
Surname: Ellis
Position: Lecturer
Telephone: +44 (0)1224 263440
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Duties and Responsibilities

Mike is a lecturer in the Human Resource Management team, contributing to both undergraduate and masters modules.

He joined RGU in July 2014, following 25 years as an HR practitioner across the Public, University and Charity sectors.

His most recent role was Head of HR for ENABLE Scotland, a social care charity. While with ENABLE he designed and implemented its first coherent HR Strategy, implemented a Business Partner model and overhauled the Organisation’s policies and procedures framework.

Prior to that, he was the HR Director at Glasgow Caledonian University and was responsible for all areas of HR Activity, including Recruitment and Selection, Pay and Reward, HR Operations, Industrial Relations, Health and Safety and Occupational Health. He also implemented the University’s first Business Partner model.

Mike's experience in the earlier stages of his career included HR Manager with Scottish Natural Heritage and Deputy HR Director at Stirling University. He also held a number of unpaid directorships with not-for-profit organisations.

Academic Background

Mike is a graduate of Aberdeen University (M.A. in English) and in December 2013 he published his first novel.

Professional Memberships

member of the CIPD