Stephen Watson

Inaugural Director of Cambridge Judge Business School (Retired)

MA, MMath, PhD (University of Cambridge)

Professional experience

Professor Stephen Watson is a Life Fellow of Emmanuel College, Cambridge, and Chair of Trustees for the charity Practical Action.

Previous appointments

Stephen Watson was elected to a Research Fellowship of Emmanuel College, Cambridge in 1968. Three years later he became a University Lecturer in Operational Research and Statistics in the Department of Engineering and an Official Fellow of the College. In 1978 he became Head of the Management Studies Group in the Department of Engineering, and in 1986 was elected the first Professor of Management Studies in the University. He was much involved with the development of management education, becoming the first Director of Cambridge Judge Business School in 1990.