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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

Campus Address

Northumbria University
Newcastle upon Tyne

Key Publications

  • Please visit the Pure Research Information Portal for further information
  • After the applause: understanding public management and public service ethos in the fight against Covid - 19, Shand, R., Parker, S., Liddle, J., Spolander, G., Warwick, L., Ainsworth, S. 20 Jan 2022, In: Public Management Review
  • Book Review: Local economy book review: Value (s) building a better world for all, Liddle, J. 4 May 2022, In: Local Economy: The Journal of the Local Economy Policy Unit
  • The fragmentation of public administration: Differentiated and decentered governance in the (dis)United Kingdom, Elliott, I., Bottom, K., Carmichael, P., Liddle, J., Martin, S., Pyper, R. 1 Mar 2022, In: Public Administration
  • Brexit disruption and transborder leadership in Europe, Gibney, J., Shutt, J., Liddle, J. 2 Sep 2021, In: Regional Studies
  • New Public Governance, Liddle, J. 2021, International Encyclopedia of Civil Society, Cham, Switzerland, Springer
  • 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

PGR Supervision

  • Sarah Baldwin The Changing Role of Leadership at Scottish Higher Education Institutions (HEIs) Start Date: 13/04/2022
  • Matthew Kennedy Net Zero Finance: A Placed Based Approach Start Date: 18/01/2021
  • 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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