Professor Jim Love studied Economics at the University of Strathclyde where he was awarded BA, MSc and PhD degrees. Professor Love lectured in Haile Sellassie 1 University in Addis Ababa, University of Strathclyde, University of Lund and University of Ghana, before being appointed Head of Department in the Department of Economics. He served as Dean of Strathclyde Business School from 1999 – 2004, Pro Vice-Principal from 2004 – 2006 and Vice-Principal from 2006 – 2008 and Deputy Principal 2009 – 2010. Jim was awarded Emeritus Professor, Economics, University of Strathclyde in 2011. He joined the Adam Smith Business School in May 2013 before taking over as Head of School on 1st August 2013.