Dr Joanna Molyn-Blanchfield Business School

Joanna Molyn-Blanchfield PGCHE, BSc, MBA, MPhil, PhD

Dr Joanna Molyn-Blanchfield

Joanna Molyn-Blanchfield
PGCHE, BSc, MBA, MPhil, PhD

Senior Lecturer

Department of Accounting & Finance

Business School

Joanna is an academic researcher and a senior lecturer with a background in City finance (Dresdner/Allianz), Organisational Development (OD) and consultancy. Joanna's research primarily focuses on the effectiveness of coaching. Her PhD examined the role and effectiveness of coaching in increasing students' self-efficacy and employability efforts. She is currently completing, as a Principal Investigator, a coaching effectiveness research project funded by the Institute of Coaching at McLean Hospital, a Harvard Medical School affiliate (for more details see: https://instituteofcoaching.org/research-grants/featured-research and https://instituteofcoaching.org/harnisch-researchers). This study is a collaboration with Professor David Gray from the University of Greenwich, Professor Erik de Haan from Ashridge Business School and Dr Chris Stride from the University of Sheffield.

Before joining academia, Joanna worked in the City investment bank, Dresden Kleinwort, in their Corporate Finance, Marketing and Global Debt divisions in different roles. Prior to that, Joanna worked as a Research Assistant for BMF UK Ltd, a City-based management consultancy appointed as an official advisor to the Polish government responsible for major restructuring and privatisation programmes in Poland.

Most recently, Joanna has worked as a leadership facilitator and coach. She co-designed and delivered two leadership and innovation development programmes for the BBC, and a marketing project "The Commercial Value of Innovation" for BNY Mellon. Joanna has also designed and facilitated leadership workshops for Angel Academe, FLASH (a EU funded project) and a Malaysian public sector.


Joanna is currently teaching the following courses:

  • Course Leader, Quantitative Analysis and Systems, undergraduate level
  • Course Leader, Foundations of Scholarship, Master's level
  • Course Leader, Managing Information Resources (CIPD accredited), MA level from 2006-08
  • Employability Tutor and Coach
  • Year 1 Tutor
  • Personal and Professional Development Tutor
  • Erasmus Co-ordinator from 2003-2008 (Erasmus EU initiative)
  • Quantitative Analysis and Systems, BA level
  • Personal and Professional Development, BA level
  • Employability workshops, BA level
  • Research Methods, BA level
  • Foundations of Scholarship, MA level
  • Managing Information Resources (CIPD accredited), MA level

FLASH innovation workshops

Joanna's PhD examined the role and effectiveness of coaching in increasing students' self-efficacy and employability efforts. She is currently completing, as a Principal Investigator, a coaching effectiveness research project funded by the Institute of Coaching at McLean Hospital, a Harvard Medical School affiliate (for more details see: https://instituteofcoaching.org/research-grants/featured-research and https://instituteofcoaching.org/harnisch-researchers). This study is a collaboration with Professor David Gray from the University of Greenwich, Professor Erik de Haan from Ashridge Business School and Dr Chris Stride from the University of Sheffield.

Joanna presented her PhD research posters at the conferences organised by the Institute of Coaching at McLean Hospital and by Harvard Medical School in 2014 and 2015. She is accepted to present a research paper at the next Harvard Medical School conference in September 2018.

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