Gill Coleman is a member of faculty for the Ashridge Doctorate in Organisational Change. Her interests are in participative approaches to personal and organisational learning and change, particularly as they relate to sustainability and corporate social responsibility. She has substantial experience in teaching and supervising action research theory and practice, and conducts action research projects in Saudi Arabia and Qatar.
Before joining Ashridge, Gill worked for ten years with the Centre for Action Research and Professional Practice at the University of Bath, conducting postgraduate teaching, research supervision and action research. Prior to that she was the Director of the New Academy of Business, a radical business education venture sponsored by Anita Roddick of The Body Shop. Gill has a Ph.D from the University of Bath School of Management, and an MSc from the University of Bristol's School for Advanced Urban Studies.