bay campus image
Dr Tegwen Malik

Dr Tegwen Malik

Senior Lecturer, Business

Email address

JavaScript is required to view this email address.

Welsh language proficiency

Basic Welsh Speaker
Office 322 - 322
Third Floor
School of Management
Bay Campus
Available For Postgraduate Supervision


Tegwen Malik is a senior lecturer in the School of Management and a senior fellow of the Higher Education Academy (SFHEA). Dr Malik has several areas of research and teaching interest - Artificial Intelligence (AI), International Standards, Analytics for Business, Digitisation, and Operations Management.

Dr Malik holds a number of roles within the School of Management, namely - Deputy Programme Director for the MSc Management (and pathways); Strategic Lead for Sports (and a member of the University’s Sports L&T Workstream); Joint Lead for Maths and Stats; i-Lab Research Centre’s Director of Education and Content and the lead for the centre’s “Global and Social Challenges” Theme; Postgraduate Lead for the Chartered Management Institute (CMI). Dr Malik also holds the UKAT RPA (Recognised Practitioner in Advising) and is a UKAT assessor for the professional frameworks for advising and tutoring scheme within the HE sector.

Dr Malik has practical experience of managing and delivering projects locally, nationally, transnationally and internationally. She has been involved in formulating, mapping out, and costing the design of processes required when taking products to market, in particular game-changing solutions along with coordinating and overseeing collaborative research and industry projects.  Over the years, she has successfully combined academic interests in both the sciences and management disciplines along with research and practical application in industry with her current focus being in the field of artificial intelligence and what this means for higher education, business and other sectors. Hence technology adoption is an area of research that she is currently engaged in.

Furthermore, Dr Malik has a particular interest in innovation and research, especially when informed by nature hence her enthusiasm for the field of biomimetics. She has been involved in an eclectic range of prototype development, typically deriving from a translation of nature’s millions of years of evolutionary test lab results (including in the life science sector). This work has been very much multifaceted in areas such as transparent armour and water harvesting having stemmed from R&D (encompassing discovery, evaluation, and assessment of ideas into product innovation and design) at the early stages right through to company commercialisation.

Areas Of Expertise

  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Digital and Social Media Marketing and Adoption
  • Emerging Technologies for Business and Management
  • International Standards
  • Maths and Analytics for Business
  • Operations Management
  • Water Management
  • Biomimicry

Career Highlights


Best Research Paper Award at the I3E 2023 Conference in Brazil. The paper was titled:

“Exploring the Transformative Impact of Generative AI on Higher Education”