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Prof Joyce Liddle


Department: Newcastle Business School

Professor Joyce Liddle 

Professor of Public Leadership/Enterprise, Newcastle BS, Northumbria. Was  Professor of Public Leadership and Management at IMPGT, Aix-Marseille Université, France.Graduate of the University of Durham,  University of Warwick Doctorate; acted as Head of International Centre for Public Services Management, NTU Business School, Director, MPA/MPP Programmes, University of Nottingham, Director, MA in Managament, Durham Business School, University of Durham, Director MBA Programme, Sunderland Business School, Head, Centre for Leadership, Teesside BS. Prior to an academic career, was company director of a small family firm and is still company secretary to a design company Honorary Chair of UK Joint University Council, Fellow of UK Academy of Social Sciences, Regional Studies Association,Joint University Counci. Holds Visiting Professorships at Universities of Eastern Finland, Aix-Marseille, France,Tor Vergata, Rome, Manchester Metropolitan, Northumbria,  Edge Hill &) Glasgow Caledonian

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Northumbria University
Newcastle upon Tyne

Key Publications

  • Please visit the Pure Research Information Portal for further information
  • Brexit disruption and transborder leadership in Europe, Gibney, J., Shutt, J., Liddle, J. 2 Sep 2021, In: Regional Studies
  • The Fragmentation of Public Administration: Differentiated and Decentred Governance in the (Dis)United Kingdom, Elliott, I., Bottom, K., Carmichael, P., Liddle, J., Martin, S., Pyper, R. 17 Nov 2021, In: Public Administration
  • The resurgence of parish council powers in England by Alistair Jones, London, UK, Palgrave Pivot, 2020, 120 pp, £49.99 (Hardcover), £35.99 (eBook), ISBN 978-3-030-45127-1, Liddle, J. 4 Mar 2021, In: Local Government Studies
  • Comparing the development of Local Industrial Strategies across the Northern Powerhouse: key emerging issues, Shutt, J., Liddle, J. 2020, In: Local Economy
  • Public Management and Vulnerability: Contextualising Change (Routledge Advances in Management and Business Studies) Hardcover – 8 Jul 2020, Liddle, J., Addidle, G. 8 Jul 2020
  • Are Combined Authorities in England strategic and fit for purpose?, Shutt, J., Liddle, J. 1 Mar 2019, In: Local Economy
  • Combined authorities in England: Moving beyond devolution: Developing strategic local government for a more sustainable future?, Shutt, J., Liddle, J. 2019, In: Local Economy: The Journal of the Local Economy Policy Unit
  • The North East After Brexit: Impact and Policy, Liddle, J., Shutt, J. 29 Nov 2019
  • Theoretical perspectives on public entrepreneurship, Liddle, J., McElwee, G. 2 Sep 2019, In: International Journal of Entrepreneurial Behaviour and Research
  • Aligning vertical structures and horizontal relationships: collaborative leadership and accountability mechanisms to enhance economic growth in England, Liddle, J. 1 Dec 2018, In: International Review of Administrative Sciences

PGR Supervision

  • Matthew Kennedy The Green Economy and Placed Based Business Start Date: 18/01/2021
  • Heather McLean Designing health innovation funding programmes, in the third sector, for wider social value. Start Date: 01/10/2020
  • Sean McCulloch ‘Catalysing organisational change within complex networks in the National Health Service: an ethnographic account of disciplinary power’ Start Date: 01/10/2018
  • Sean McCulloch Start Date: 01/10/2018 End Date: 16/01/2020
  • Brian Morgan Leadership style and its contribution to the wellbeing of social workers in Children’s Services Teams. Start Date: 01/10/2019
  • Brian Morgan Start Date: 01/10/2018

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