Fatima Malik

Salford Business School

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Contact Details

Maxwell Building, Room 333.

Current positions

Lecturer in People Management


Fatima Malik as a Lecturer in People Management, is a Fellow of the Higher Education Academy (FHEA) and possesses Academic Membership of the Chartered Institute for Personnel Development (MCIPD). Originally from a science background (Analytical Chemistry & Process Quality Assurance for Environmental Monitoring - MSc) and with previous employment experience in the energy and utilities sector, Fatima has well over ten years of teaching experience within the HE sector. She has taught extensively across undergraduate and postgraduate modules within Business & Management and Human Resource Management Programs. Her research interests include topics around work-life conflict; skills & training in the high skill sectors, and employee voice in technology/industry 4.0 work places. Some of this work has been presented in collaboration with senior colleagues and experts in the field at major international and UK conferences such as the Academy of Management and (2015, 2016, 2017, 2018), the British Academy of Management conferences (UK - 2014, 2015) and the Work and Family Research Network (US - 2014, 2016, 2018). Research has also been published as single authored/collaborative work as peer reviewed journal, and book articles.


  • UG and PG level HRM Programs

Research Interests

  • Work-life conflict
  • Skills and training within high skill sectors
  • Work quality
  • Employee voice & technology (Industry 4.0)

Qualifications and Memberships


  • BSc
  • Msc
  • MBA
  • M.Phil
  • FHEA
  • PGCerts in Teaching & Learning in HE


  • Academic Member of the CIPD
  • Fellow of the Higher Education Academy
  • AURORA - Female leadership in HE