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Professor Martin Kitchener

Professor Martin Kitchener

Professor of Public Sector Management and Policy

Cardiff Business School

Email:
kitchenermj@cardiff.ac.uk
Telephone:
+44 (0)29 208 76951
Location:
Room F24, Aberconway Building, Colum Road, Cathays, Cardiff, CF10 3EU

Professor Martin Kitchener FCIPD FLSW FAcSS served as Dean and Head of Cardiff Business School from October 2012 until August 2018. While at the helm, Martin designed and implemented a unique public value strategy for the School, working closely with colleagues across the university, and also with a wide range of external stakeholders including employers and politicians.

Having successfully completed his six-year tenure as Dean of Cardiff Business School, Martin was appointed 2018-2019 Visiting Fellow at Said Business School and Harris Manchester College, Oxford University where he is collaborating on a major European Union Horizon 2020 research study of public service innovation in nine countries.

Additional activities

  • 2007-2013 External Examiner, Nottingham University, MBA in Public Services
  • 2000-2007 Professor, University of California, San Francisco
  • 2003 Services Employees International Union (SEIU), Research Recognition Award
  • 1999-2000 Harkness Research Fellowship in Health Policy at University of California, Berkeley
  • 1990-1993 Economic & Social Research Council (ESRC), Management Teaching Fellow

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Teaching commitments

  • Management Theory & Practice, BSc Econ, Module Leader
  • Strategic Leadership, MPA, Module Leader

Research interests

  • Public sector management and policy
  • Health care organisation and performance
  • Patient safety
  • The organisation of long-term care
  • Professional work control
  • Organisation theory
  • Social movement studies.

PhD supervision research interests

  • Healthcare organisation and policy
  • Organizational theory
  • Patient safety
  • Public sector management
  • Research methods