Research at Aberdeen Business School

The mission of the Institute for Management, Governance and Society (IMaGeS) is to enable excellence in multidisciplinary research, high value knowledge-based solutions; and empowerment of enterprise, business development, management and governance within a global knowledge society.

IMaGeS draws on our research excellence in: Accounting and Finance, Business Management, Information Management, Law, and Politics & International Studies. These research strengths work together to develop new approaches to address societal challenges through three multidisciplinary Themes and Graduate School:

All three Themes contribute to RGU’s energy programme through our Energy Societies Research.

  • Energy Societies Research

    Energy Societies Research

    Through focussing on research, consultancy, education and training, we have the capability to both tackle the challenges and exploit the opportunities in the energy industry.


IMaGeS Acting Director:  Professor David Gray

IMaGeS Office: Agnieszka Kruk-Omenzetter

Research Support Administrator

Tel: +44 (0)1224 263948


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Interested in a Research Degree?

  1. Applying for Research Degrees


  1. 13, May, 2015 Professorial Lecture: Fa Div Ye Think Ye Are?

    Peter Reid, Head of the Department of Information Management at RGU, will deliver a professorial lecture in Doric, examining various aspects of the region's local culture and heritage.  

  2. 29, May, 2015 IDEAS 2015 - Call for Papers

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    Submit your papers for IDEAS-2015.  

  1. RGU’s Energy Voice Channel

    Energy Voice

    Keep up-to-date with our energy related news, events and professional development opportunities

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