Meet the tutor - Mike Leat
Mike is a valued member of the Plymouth Business School and recently won an award for his Outstanding contribution and dedication to the faculty.
He has been involved with employee relations for most of his working life, as both an academic and a practitioner. He has worked for the Commission on Industrial Relations and ACAS, in both cases as an industrial relations expert. He also has practical working experience as a personnel practitioner and has occupied positions as both a Personnel Manager and Head of Personnel and Administration.
In recent years, Mike has concentrated on academia and his main areas of interest are now employee relations and international and comparative HRM. He has written a number of books and journal articles in these areas.