BSc (Bristol), Economics and Economic History.
PhD (Bristol), International Business History.
Dean, Strathclyde Business School (2005-08).
Dean, Bristol Business School (1999-2005).
Director Royal Holloway School of Management (1990-99).
First appointed Professor of Business History and Management in the University of London in 1992. Visiting Professor at Tsinghna University, PRC (2003-05), and Tuck Business School, Dartmouth College, USA (2005-07).
Business strategy. International business. Organization studies. Business history.
Business elites and corporate governance. With Prof Mairi Maclean (Exeter University Business School).
Entrepreneurial philanthropy. With Dr Eleanor Shaw and Jillian Gordon (Strathclyde Business School) and Prof Mairi Maclean (Exeter University Business School). A research group of the ESRC Centre for Charitable Giving and Philanthropy.
Transnational entrepreneurship and the Indian business elite. With Dr Ajit Nayak (Bath School of Management), Prof Mairi Maclean (Exeter University Business School), and Prof Robert Chia (Strathclyde Business School).
History and strategy. With Prof John Sillince (Strathclyde Business School) and Prof Mairi Maclean (Exeter University Business School).
Professor Harvey has supervised more than thirty doctoral projects to a successful conclusion. He undertakes supervision in the fields of Business Strategy, Organization Studies, Business History, Corporate Elites and Governance.
Board member of the Community Foundation for Tyne & Wear and Northumberland. Visiting Professor Hunter Centre for Entreprenuership, Strathclyde University. Co-Editor, Association of Business Schools "Guide to Academic Journal Quality". Former joint editor (1988-2007) of Business History, Chairman (1994-99) of Central Middlesex NHS Trust, member (1993-97) Research Grants Board, ESRC.
Professor Harvey has worked as consultant and management educator on major assignments for numerous organisations, including IBM, Sainsburys, J P Morgan, Babcock International, Bombardier Transportation and several NHS Trusts.