Dr. Nadia Zahoor

Lecturer in Management and Enterprise

Lancashire School of Business and Enterprise

Greenbank Building, GR258

+44 (0) 1772 89 4656


Subject Areas: Business and Management

Dr Nadia Zahoor is a Lecturer in Management and Enterprise. She received her Ph.D. degree from the University of Huddersfield in Management. She also has Postgraduate Certificate in Research Methods from University of Huddersfield and MBA in International Business with distinction from the University of Greenwich. Nadia’s academic achievements are recognized by different institutions.


  • Ph.D. Management (minor Strategic Management), University of Huddersfield, 2017
  • Postgraduate Certificate in Research Methods, University of Huddersfield, 2015
  • MBA International Business, University of Greenwich, 2014.
Research Groups
Research Activities

Nadia’s Ph.D. thesis focused on antecedents and outcomes of inter-organizational relationship, with a particular focus on UK SMEs.  Currently, Nadia is interested in studying alliance management capabilities in the setting of SMEs. She is also interested in value co-creation mechanism and internationalisation of SMEs.

Teaching activities and responsibilities
  • Strategic Management
  • Business Research Methods
  • Data Analytics
  • Undergraduate and Postgraduate Dissertation Supervisor


Zahoor, N., Al-Tabbaa, O. and Anchor, J. (2017) ‘Alliance Management Capabilities and internationalization performance of SMEs: The mediating role of innovation’. In: Strategic Management Society (SMS) special conference – Costa Rica, 14th-16th December 2017, Costa Rica.

Zahoor, N. and Al-Tabbaa, O. (2017) ‘Linking inter-organizational collaboration, innovation, and internationalization in SMEs: A systematic review’. In: Academy of International Business UK & Ireland Chapter (AIB-UKI) Conference, 6-8th April 2017, Henley Business School, University of Reading.

Zahoor, N. and Al-Tabbaa, O. (2017) ‘Relationship between alliance management capability and performance of SMEs in UK’. In: The Business School Research Showcase, 11th-13th January 2017, The Business School, University of Huddersfield, Huddersfield, UK.

Zahoor, N., Al-Tabbaa, O. and Anchor, J. (2016) ‘Alliance management capabilities and internationalization: The mediating role of innovation’. In: Strategic Management Society (SMS) annual conference - Berlin, 17th-20th September 2016, Berlin, Germany.