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Professor Tom Entwistle

Professor Tom Entwistle

Professor of Public Policy and Management

Cardiff Business School

Email
entwistlet@cardiff.ac.uk
Telephone
+44 (0)29 2087 5503
Campuses
F12, Aberconway Building, Colum Road, Cathays, Cardiff, CF10 3EU

Overview

Tom's research and teaching interests lie in the areas of partnership, governance and intergovernmental relations.

His work has been published in a number of journals including Journal of Public Administration Research and Theory, Public Administration and Urban Studies. He is the co-editor of Public Service Improvement: Theories and Evidence (Oxford University Press, 2010) and co-author of Public Service Efficiency: Reframing the Debate (Routledge, 2013).

Biography

Qualifications

  • B.A. Hons. (Durham)
  • MSc (Birkbeck, London)
  • PhD (UWE)

Additional activities

Tom is Deputy Head of the Management, Employment and Organisation Section of the Business School

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Teaching

Teaching commitments

  • BSc Business Management Year 1: Managment Theory and Evidence
  • BSc Business Management Year 2: International Management

Research projects

  • 2008 - 2012 Evaluation of Local Government Policy (Welsh Government)
  • 2006 - 2007 Perspectives on Place Shaping and Service Delivery (Lyons Inquiry/HM Treasury)
  • 2003 - 2009 Long Term Meta-Evaluation of the Local Government Modernisation Agenda (Office of the Deputy Prime Minister)
  • 2001 - 2005 Long Term Evaluation of Best Value (Office of the Deputy Prime Minister)

PhD supervision research interests

  • inter-governmental relations
  • collaboration and partnership
  • local governance
  • policy and implementation
  • professionalisation and de-professionalisation