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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
  • Are Combined Authorities in England strategic and fit for purpose?, Shutt, J., Liddle, J. 1 Mar 2019, In: Local Economy
  • Combined authorities in England, 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
  • Grassroots democracy and local government in Northern Syria, Colasanti, N., Frondizi, R., Liddle, J., Meneguzzo, M. 2 Nov 2018, In: Local Government Studies
  • Public Value Management and New Public Governance: Key Traits, Issues and Developments, Liddle, J. 2018, The Palgrave Handbook of Public Administration and Management in Europe, Springer
  • The Legacy of the Northern Way?, Liddle, J., Ormston, C. 2015, In: Local Government Studies
  • Managing European Union Structural Funds: Using a Multilevel Governance Framework to Examine the Application of the Partnership Principle at the Project Level, Potluka, O., Liddle, J. 3 Aug 2014, In: Regional Studies

PGR Supervision

  • Sean McCulloch Start: 01/10/2018
  • Sean McCulloch Start: 01/10/2018
  • Brian Morgan Start: 01/10/2019
  • Brian Morgan Start: 01/10/2018


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