Together with dr. Eva Knies, I have published a new article about leadership and meaningful work in the public sector, forthcoming in Public Administration Review.  In the article we argue that in the public administration discipline, there have been a number of important studies on leadership. However, here, scholarly inquiry still lags behind related disciplines such as psychology and business administration. The article contributes by analyzing the role public leaders can […]

For a project on innovation in the public sector, we are looking to recruit a PhD candidate. This PhD position is part of the European comparative project “Learning from Innovation in Public Sector Environments” (LIPSE), funded by the EU 7th Framework. The project is led by prof. dr. Victor Bekkers and dr. Lars Tummers from the Erasmus University Rotterdam. It creates an overview of the current state of public sector innovation in […]