Levermore, Roger

BBA (John Ruskin University, Cambridge); MA (Hull); PhD (Plymouth)

Associate Professor of Practice in Management
Associate Director, MBA Programmes


Department of Management

Room 813, 8/F
Cheng Yu Tung Building
12 Chak Cheung Street
Shatin, N.T., Hong Kong

+852 3943 7773



Prof. Roger Levermore is the Associate Director of MBA programmes  and Associate Professor in business management at The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) Business School. He was educated in the U.K. and South Africa and has taught and researched on a range of subjects including leadership, strategy, ethics and sports management. He has led MBA programmes in the U.K. (2005-2010) and in Hong Kong (2012 to present). Prior to joining CUHK, Professor Levermore worked at the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (2012-2018).

Teaching Areas

Strategic Management
Scenario Planning
African Business
Sports Management

Research Interests

Sports Management

  • Awards & Honours
    • 2015 winner of the ‘Common Core’ excellence in teaching award, HKUST (out of 300 Common Core courses)
    • 2016 winner of the HKUST ‘Franklin prize’ for UG core course teaching
    • Finalist for the annual HKUST MBA core teaching excellence award (‘Franklin prize’), June 2014 & 2015
    • Dean’s commendation for excellence in teaching of undergraduate and MBA teaching at HKUST, 2013-18
  • Previous Employment
    • Interim Director/Associate Director, HKUST MBA Programs, 2012-2018
    • Associate Professor of Business Management Education, HKUST 2012-2018
    • Lecturer, University of Liverpool (International Development), 2001-2012
    • Head of Programs (UG then MBA), University of Liverpool, 2002-2010
    • PhD (University of Plymouth) – focused on decision-making within a trade agreement negotiated between the European Union and South Africa, 1998-2001