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Dr Catherine Farrell

Dr Catherine Farrell

Senior Lecturer in Public Management

Cardiff Business School

+44 (0)29 2087 4197
Room F04, Aberconway Building, Colum Road, Cathays, Cardiff, CF10 3EU

Catherine Farrell is a Senior Lecturer in Public Management at Cardiff Business School, Cardiff University.

She is programme director for the MSc Public Leadership award -

Catherine's research interests are in public boards in relation to their leadership and governance. She is currently researching different approaches to governance in both education and the fire and rescue and the association with effective leadership. In addition, she is working on a project on professionals and their careers in public services.  Catherine's research has been published in journals including Public Administration, Policy and Politics, Local Government Studies, Human Relations and Industrial Relations.

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Teaching commitments

Leadership and Professional Development - Executive MBA

Course Director - Masters in Public Leadership -

Research interests

  • Leadership and Public Boards
  • Governance and Scrutiny
  • Public Service Outcomes and Service Improvement
  • Professionals and Public Organisations