Qualifications and memberships

MEd – Leadership and Management, The Open University

PGCLT, Southampton Solent University

MSc in Marketing, University of Glamorgan

Member of the Chartered Institute of Marketing

Chartered Marketer

Fellow of Higher Education Academy (UK)

Academic and research interests

Research related to Leadership, Social Media and Marketing

Research supervision

Undergraduate and postgraduate supervision in HRM and Marketing


Islam, M. N. and Chitran, V. (2019) Social Media and Social Entrepreneurship. In Gordon Bowen and Wilson Ozuem (2019) Leveraging computer-mediated marketing environments, IGI Publications