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Assoc. Prof. Maura Adshead

Biography

Maura Adshead, BA, MA (Limerick), Phd (Liverpool) is Associate Professor in Politics and Public Administration at the Department of Politics and Public Administration, and Head of UL Engagement. She is currently co-convenor of the national Campus Engage Working Group on Engaged Research and responsible for promoting and supporting national policy on Engaged Research. Whilst her research interests focus on Irish and European politics and public policy, she has been involved in a number of community oriented research projects at local, regional and international levels. Prior to her appointment in Limerick, she carried out research and taught in the universities of Dundee, Liverpool, Essex, Galway and Dublin. She is author of Developing European Regions? Ashgate, 2002, co-author (with Jonathon Tonge) of Politics in Ireland, Palgrave, 2009; and co-editor (with Michelle Millar) of Public Administration and Public Policy in Ireland: theory and methods, Routledge 2003 and (with Peadar Kirby and Michelle Millar) Contesting the State: lessons from the Irish case, Manchester University Press, 2008; and (with Tom Felle) Ireland and the Freedom of Information Act, 2015, Manchester University Press, 2016. She has published a variety of articles on aspects of Irish politics and public policy and has carried out commissioned research for Combat Poverty, the Health Service Executive, the National Economic and Social Forum, and the Department of Public Expenditure and Reform.

Research Interests

Politics and public policy in Ireland; comparative public policy in western Europe; Europeanisation and the impact of Europeanisation on national politics and public policy, community-oriented research methods and praxis

Teaching Interests

Course Director, Masters in Community Research and Development
Course Director, CWELL diploma programme

Teaching areas: Engaged Research policy and praxis, Graduate Research Methods, Irish Politics and Public Policy, UL Practicum - applied research projects

PO5103 Engaged Research Design
PO5104 Engaged Research Delivery
PO5105 Engaged Research Evaluation
PO4043 Introduction to Irish Politics
PO4013 Government and Politics in Ireland
PO5005 Graduate Research Methods
PS5131 Research Methods

Professional Activities

Award

  • 2019 - Comhairle na nOg Engagement Case Study
  • 2018 - IRC/EU Marie Sklodowska-Curie CAROLINE post-doc award
  • 2018 - Oireachtas Centenary Project
  • 2018 - HEI MEITHEAL - UL
  • 2017 - Youth Engage ~ Enhancing civil society within an international context
  • 2016 - Ethnic Minority Health in Ireland - Building the evidence base to address health inequities
  • 2012 - Public Adminstration systems responding to HIV Aids in Africa (€923,486)
  • 2010 - (with Ronni Michelle Greenwood) collaborative work with ethnic minority women on ‘Identities, Immigration and Integration' (€5,000)
  • 2010 - UL Quality Improvement Fund Award €28,150.00 to develop the UL Practicum
  • 2009 - (with Chris McInerney) 'An evaluation of Irish participatory governance at sub-national level'
  • 2007 - HSE Research contract
  • 2007 - PRTLI funding
  • 2006 - University of Limerick Research Seed Funding
  • 2004 - Combat Poverty research award
  • 2000 - PSA UK (Political Studies Association ) annual prize
  • 2000 - University of Limerick College of Humanities research grant
  • 1997 - Deutscher Akademiker Austausch Dienst (DAAD) research grant
  • 1996 - Joint Royal Irish Academy and British Council research grant
  • 1995 - University of Liverpool research studentship
  • 1991 - U.L. College of Humanities Research Scholarship

Committee

  • 2005 College of Humanities Research Strategy Committee,
  • 2001 Royal Irish Academy (RIA) Research Committee 2001,
  • 1999 Political Studies Association of Ireland,executive committee member since 1998,
  • 0 Postgraduate Convener and Admissions Officer, *
  • 0 Subject Group Leader, *
  • 0 Joint Editor, *
  • 0 Joint Convener, *
  • 0 Course Director, *
  • 0 Member of the Centre for European Studies, *
  • 0 First year social-science course co-ordinator for European studies, *
  • 0 Socrates Co-ordinator, *
  • 0 Course Director, *

Association

  • 2001 Member, Royal Irish Academy (RIA) Research Committee
  • 1999 Consultant/Contributor on Government for Gill and Macmillan Encyclopaedia of Ireland, forthcoming 2003, Gill and Macmillan Encyclopaedia of Ireland
  • 1999 Ordinary member, The Political Studies Association (UK)
  • 1999 Associate member, Irish Institute for European Affairs
  • 1999 Ordinary member, The Irish Society for Contemporary European Studies
  • 1999 Executive Committee Member. (Vice President 2000-2002, President, 2002 -current), Political Studies Association of Ireland

Employment

  • 1999 University of Limerick - Lecturer in Politics and Public Administration
  • 1998 University of Dundee - Lecturer in West European Politics
  • 1996 University of Liverpool - Part-time teaching assistant
  • 1994 University of Essex - Teaching Fellow
  • 1993 Dublin Institute of Technology - Guest lecturer
  • 1993 University College Dublin - Part-time researcher for Professor Brigid Laffan
  • 1993 University College Galway - Teaching Assistant
  • 1991 University of Limerick - Part-time teaching assistant
  • 1990 FAS - Researcher
  • 1989 Students? Union, University of Limerick - President

Education

  • 1998 University of Liverpool - PhD
  • 1993 University of Limerick - Masters by research
  • 1989 University of Limerick, (First) - BA

Language

  • German
  • English

Publications

Books

2015

Ireland and the Freedom of Information Act
Adshead M.;Felle T.
(2015) Ireland and the Freedom of Information Act
In Ireland and the Freedom of Information Act; pp. 1-187

2009

Politics in Ireland. Convergence and divergence in a two-polity island
Adshead, M; Tonge, J
(2009) Politics in Ireland. Convergence and divergence in a two-polity island
(Ed.) London : Palgrave

2008

Contesting the State: lessons from the Irish case
Adshead, M; Kirby, P; Millar, M
(2008) Contesting the State: lessons from the Irish case
(Ed.) Manchester : Manchester University Press

2003

Public Policy in Ireland: theory and methods
Adshead, M; Millar, M
(2003) Public Policy in Ireland: theory and methods
London : Routledge

2002

Developing European Regions?: Comparative Governance, Policy Networks and European Integration
Adshead M.
(2002) Developing European Regions?: Comparative Governance, Policy Networks and European Integration
Aldershot : Ashgate
DOI: 10.4324/9781315184210

2002

Developing European Regions? Comparative governance, policy networks and European Integration,
Adshead, M
(2002) Developing European Regions? Comparative governance, policy networks and European Integration,
London : Ashgate

Book Chapters

2020

Political Parties and the Policy Process
Maura Adshead and Diarmuid Scully
(2020) Political Parties and the Policy Process
In Policy analysis in Ireland; John Hogan and Mary P. Murphy(Ed.) Bristol : Policy Press

2019

Fianna Fáil and Social Partnership: the Boom'
Maura Adshead
(2019) Fianna Fáil and Social Partnership: the Boom'
In Recalling the Celtic Tiger; Brian Lucey, Eamon Maher and Eugene O'Brien (eds)(Ed.) Oxford : Peter Lang pp. 127-130

2019

Fianna Fáil and Social Partnership: the Bust'
Maura Adshead
(2019) Fianna Fáil and Social Partnership: the Bust'
In Recalling the Celtic Tiger; Brian Lucey, Eamon Maher and Eugene O'Brien (eds)(Ed.) Oxford : Peter Land pp. 131-134

2016

‘One step forward – two steps back: FOI and Irish political Culture'
Adshead, Maura
(2016) ‘One step forward – two steps back: FOI and Irish political Culture'
In FOI@15. Ireland's experience with Freedom of Information; Manchester : Manchester University Press pp. 32-51

2015

IRELAND AND THE FREEDOM OF INFORMATION ACT Introduction
Adshead, M;Felle, T
(2015) IRELAND AND THE FREEDOM OF INFORMATION ACT Introduction
In IRELAND AND THE FREEDOM OF INFORMATION ACT; MANCHESTER : MANCHESTER UNIV PRESS pp. 1-5

2015

IRELAND AND THE FREEDOM OF INFORMATION ACT Conclusions
Adshead, M;Felle, T;O'Connor, N
(2015) IRELAND AND THE FREEDOM OF INFORMATION ACT Conclusions
In IRELAND AND THE FREEDOM OF INFORMATION ACT; MANCHESTER : MANCHESTER UNIV PRESS pp. 163-182

2015

Conclusions
Adshead M.;Felle T.;O'Connor N.
(2015) Conclusions
In Ireland and the Freedom of Information Act; pp. 163-182

2015

Two steps forward and one step back: political culture and FOI
Adshead, M
(2015) Two steps forward and one step back: political culture and FOI
In IRELAND AND THE FREEDOM OF INFORMATION ACT; MANCHESTER : MANCHESTER UNIV PRESS pp. 32-51

2013

The Politics of the Constitutional Convention
Adshead, Maura
(2013) The Politics of the Constitutional Convention
In A Constitution for 21st century Ireland; Dublin : New Island Books

2011

Ireland: Two Trajectories of Institutionalization
O'Donnell R.;Adshead M.;Thomas D.
(2011) Ireland: Two Trajectories of Institutionalization
In Social Pacts in Europe: Emergence, Evolution, and Institutionalization;
DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199590742.003.0005

2011

The exercise and impact of Social Partnership on Irish Government
Adshead, M.
(2011) The exercise and impact of Social Partnership on Irish Government
In Governing Ireland: from Cabinet to Core Executive; Dublin : IPA

2010

Ireland: the evolution and institutionalization of social partnership?
Adshead, M., O'Donnell, R. and Thomas, D.
(2010) Ireland: the evolution and institutionalization of social partnership?
In Social Pacts in Europe; Oxford : Oxford University Press

2010

Assessing the Europeanization dimension of the National Anti-Poverty Strategy in Ireland
Adshead, M
(2010) Assessing the Europeanization dimension of the National Anti-Poverty Strategy in Ireland
In Ireland and Europe: Europeanisation and Hibernicisation; Amsterdam : Rodopi

2008

Ireland's National Anti-Poverty Strategy as New Governance
Adshead, M; McInerney, C
(2008) Ireland's National Anti-Poverty Strategy as New Governance
In The Theory and Practice of Local Governance and Economic Development; Basingstoke : Palgrave pp. 233-254

2008

Ireland as a model of success: contesting the Irish state
Adshead, M; Kirby, P; Millar, M
(2008) Ireland as a model of success: contesting the Irish state
In Contesting the State: lessons from the Irish case; Manchester : Manchester University Press pp. 1-24 Manchester

2008

State autonomy, State capacity and the Patterning of Politics in the Irish state
Adshead, M
(2008) State autonomy, State capacity and the Patterning of Politics in the Irish state
In Contesting the State: lessons from the Irish case; Manchester : Manchester University Press pp. 50-72 Manchester

2008

'Ireland's National Anti-Poverty Strategy as New Governance'.
Adshead, M and McInerney, C.
(2008) 'Ireland's National Anti-Poverty Strategy as New Governance'.
In Theory And Practice Of Local Governance And Economic Development, ; Basingstoke : Palgrave pp. 233-254.

2008

Conclusions
Adshead, M; Kirby, P; Millar, M
(2008) Conclusions
In Contesting the State: lessons from the Irish case; Manchester : Manchester University Press pp. 186-197 Manchester

2008

Ireland’s national anti-poverty strategy as new governance
Adshead M.;McInerney C.
(2008) Ireland’s national anti-poverty strategy as new governance
In Theory And Practice Of Local Governance And Economic Development; pp. 233-254
DOI: 10.1057/9780230582682_13

2007

Commentary on `The politics of language and literature in pre-independence Ireland (originally published by Tom Garvin in Irish Political Studies, 2, 1987: 49-63)
Adshead, M
(2007) Commentary on `The politics of language and literature in pre-independence Ireland (originally published by Tom Garvin in Irish Political Studies, 2, 1987: 49-63)
In Irish Political Studies Reader: key contributions; London : Routledge pp. 176-194

2003

Policy networks and sub-national government in Ireland
Adshead M.
(2003) Policy networks and sub-national government in Ireland
In Public Administration and Public Policy in Ireland: Theory and Methods; pp. 101-120
DOI: 10.4324/9780203403242

2003

Policy transfer and the Irish university sector
Adshead M.;Wall O.
(2003) Policy transfer and the Irish university sector
In Public Administration and Public Policy in Ireland: Theory and Methods; pp. 155-170
DOI: 10.4324/9780203403242

2003

Policy transfer and the Irish university sector (with Oliver Wall)
Adshead, M; Millar, M
(2003) Policy transfer and the Irish university sector (with Oliver Wall)
In Public Administration and Public Policy in Ireland: theory and methods; pp. 165-181

2003

Policy networks and sub-national government
Adshead, M; Millar, M
(2003) Policy networks and sub-national government
In Public Administration and Public Policy in Ireland: theory and methods; pp. 108-181

1995

European Community - development, progress and prospects
Adshead, M
(1995) European Community - development, progress and prospects
In Regional and Local Development; Dublin : DIT pp. 101-131

Edited Books

2003

Public administration and public policy in Ireland: Theory and methods
(2003) Public administration and public policy in Ireland: Theory and methods
Maura Adshead Michelle Millar(Ed.) London : Routledge pp. 1-258
DOI: 10.4324/9780203403242

Peer Reviewed Journals

2019

Clarifying the mechanisms and resources that enable the reciprocal involvement of seldom heard groups in health and social care research: a collaborative rapid realist review process
Maura Adshead, Eidin Ni She, Sarah Morton, Veronica Lambert, Cliona Ni Cheallaigh, Vanessa Lacey, Eleanor Dunn, Cliona Loughnane, Joan O'Conneor, Amanda McCann and Thilo Kroll
(2019) Clarifying the mechanisms and resources that enable the reciprocal involvement of seldom heard groups in health and social care research: a collaborative rapid realist review process
In Health Expectations; pp. 298-306
DOI: doi.org/10.1111/hex.12865
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2019

Clarifying the mechanisms and resources that enable the reciprocal involvement of seldom heard groups in health and social care research: a collaborative rapid realist review process
Maura Adshead, Eidin Ni She, Sarah Morton, Veronica Lambert, Cliona Ni Cheallaigh, Vanessa Lacey, Eleanor Dunn, Cliona Loughnane, Joan O'Conneor, Amanda McCann and Thilo Kroll
(2019) Clarifying the mechanisms and resources that enable the reciprocal involvement of seldom heard groups in health and social care research: a collaborative rapid realist review process
In Health Expectations; pp. 298-306
DOI: doi.org/10.1111/hex.12865

2018

A mapping of ethnicity recording in routinely collected health and social care data in Ireland
Maura Adshead, N. Villarroel-Williams, A. MacFarlane, M. Roura, D. Nurse, J. LeMaster and A. Basogomba
(2018) A mapping of ethnicity recording in routinely collected health and social care data in Ireland
In European Journal Of Public Health; pp. 152-160

2018

The resilience of regional African HIV/AIDS research networks to the withdrawal of international authors in the subfield of public administration and governance: lessons for funders and collaborators
Quayle, M;Adshead, M
(2018) The resilience of regional African HIV/AIDS research networks to the withdrawal of international authors in the subfield of public administration and governance: lessons for funders and collaborators
In Scientometrics; DORDRECHT : SPRINGER pp. 163-173
DOI: 10.1007/s11192-018-2863-y

2018

A mapping of ethnicity recording in routinely collected health and social care data in Ireland
Maura Adshead, N. Villarroel-Williams, A. MacFarlane, M. Roura, D. Nurse, J. LeMaster and A. Basogomba
(2018) A mapping of ethnicity recording in routinely collected health and social care data in Ireland
In European Journal Of Public Health; pp. 152-160

2018

Unveiling participation of ethnic minorities and other stakeholders in health research decision-making in Ireland
Maura Adshead, M. Roura, C. Bradley, A. Hannigan, A.Basogomba, J. LeMaster, N. Villarroel, A. Romer, A. Papyan, S. McCarthy, D. Nurse and A.MacFarlane
(2018) Unveiling participation of ethnic minorities and other stakeholders in health research decision-making in Ireland
In European Journal Of Public Health; pp. 38-42

2017

Immigrant Women's Experiences of Acculturative Stress: Ordinary Privileges, Overt Discrimination, and Psychological Well-Being
Greenwood, RM,Adshead, M,Jay, S
(2017) Immigrant Women's Experiences of Acculturative Stress: Ordinary Privileges, Overt Discrimination, and Psychological Well-Being
In Psychology Of Women Quarterly; pp. 497-512
DOI: 10.1177/0361684317719733

2017

Who's Left in the wake of Irish Austerity?
Adshead, M>
(2017) Who's Left in the wake of Irish Austerity?
In Capital And Class;
DOI: 10.1177/0309816817692128

2017

'Immigrant Women's Experiences of Acculturative Stress: Ordinary Privileges, Overt Discrimination, and Psychological Well-Being'.
Greenwood, RM,Adshead, M,Jay, S
(2017) 'Immigrant Women's Experiences of Acculturative Stress: Ordinary Privileges, Overt Discrimination, and Psychological Well-Being'.
In Psychology Of Women Quarterly; pp. 497-512

2016

‘Having it all? Transferring community oriented research principles to teaching and learning to develop better university engagement'
Adshead, M. and Quillinan, B.
(2016) ‘Having it all? Transferring community oriented research principles to teaching and learning to develop better university engagement'
In Educational Action Research; pp. 35-55
DOI: 10.1080/09650792.2015.1124044

2016

Walking the walk? Critical reflections from an Afro-Irish emancipatory research network
Adshead, M,Dubula, V
(2016) Walking the walk? Critical reflections from an Afro-Irish emancipatory research network
In Educational Action Research; pp. 115-133
DOI: 10.1080/09650792.2015.1132242

2015

Engaged Scholarship at the University of Limerick: one response to the ‘civic shift' in Irish Higher Education
Adshead, M.
(2015) Engaged Scholarship at the University of Limerick: one response to the ‘civic shift' in Irish Higher Education
In Social Alternatives; Queensland, Australia : pp. 13-19

2014

EU cohesion policy and multilevel governance outcomes in Ireland: How sustainable is Europeanization?
Adshead, M
(2014) EU cohesion policy and multilevel governance outcomes in Ireland: How sustainable is Europeanization?
In European Urban And Regional Studies; pp. 416-431
DOI: 10.1177/0969776413490426

2013

Problem-Based Learning and Civic Engagement-Shifting the Focus of Learning in Public Policy Education
McInerney, C,Adshead, M
(2013) Problem-Based Learning and Civic Engagement-Shifting the Focus of Learning in Public Policy Education
In Ps-Political Science & Politics; pp. 630-636
DOI: 10.1017/S1049096513000620

2013

Problem Based Learning and Civic Engagement - Shifting the focus of learning in public policy education
McInerney, C. and Adshead, M.
(2013) Problem Based Learning and Civic Engagement - Shifting the focus of learning in public policy education
In Ps-Political Science & Politics; American Political Science Association (APSA) :
DOI: 10.1017/S1049096513000620

2013

EU Cohesion Policy, Partnership and Multi-Level Governance outcomes in Ireland: how sustainable is Europeanization
Maura Adshead
(2013) EU Cohesion Policy, Partnership and Multi-Level Governance outcomes in Ireland: how sustainable is Europeanization
In European Urban And Regional Studies;
DOI: 10.1177/0969776413490426

2012

UNDERSTANDING POLICY SUCCESS. RETHINKING PUBLIC POLICY
Adshead, M
(2012) UNDERSTANDING POLICY SUCCESS. RETHINKING PUBLIC POLICY
In Public Administration; pp. 1113-1114
DOI: 10.1111/j.1467-9299.2012.02057.x

2011

The importance of neglect in Policy Making - book review
Adshead, M
(2011) The importance of neglect in Policy Making - book review
In Public Administration; pp. 1694-1696
DOI: 10.1111/j.1467-9299.2011.01991.x

2011

An Advocacy Coalition Framework Approach to the Rise and Fall of Social Partnership
Adshead, M
(2011) An Advocacy Coalition Framework Approach to the Rise and Fall of Social Partnership
In Irish Political Studies; pp. 73-93
DOI: 10.1080/07907184.2011.531106

2010

Understanding policy success, rethinking public policy, book review
Adshead, M.
(2010) Understanding policy success, rethinking public policy, book review
In Public Administration;

2008

Ireland's National Anti-Poverty Strategy as New Governance
Adshead, M,McInerney, C,Considine, M,Giguere, S
(2008) Ireland's National Anti-Poverty Strategy as New Governance
In Theory And Practice Of Local Governance And Economic Development; pp. 233-254

2006

New modes of governance and the Irish case: Finding evidence for explanations of social partnership
Adshead M.
(2006) New modes of governance and the Irish case: Finding evidence for explanations of social partnership
In Economic And Social Review; pp. 319-342

2005

Elections to the European Parliament, June 2004: the 15 established member states
Adshead, M; Hill, J
(2005) Elections to the European Parliament, June 2004: the 15 established member states
In Electoral Studies (Usa); pp. 537-545

2005

Europeanization and changing patterns of governance in Ireland
Adshead, M
(2005) Europeanization and changing patterns of governance in Ireland
In Public Administration; pp. 159-178
DOI: 10.1111/j.0033-3298.2005.00442.x

2005

Europeanization and changing patterns of governance in Ireland
Adshead, M
(2005) Europeanization and changing patterns of governance in Ireland
In Public Administration; pp. 159-178

2005

Elections to the European parliament, June 2004: The 15 established member states
Adshead, M; Hill, J
(2005) Elections to the European parliament, June 2004: The 15 established member states
In Electoral Studies; pp. 537-545
DOI: 10.1016/j.electstud.2005.01.008

2002

Conceptualising Europeanisation: policy networks and cross national comparison
Adshead, M
(2002) Conceptualising Europeanisation: policy networks and cross national comparison
In Journal Of Public Policy; pp. 25-42

2002

Conceptualising Europeanisation: Policy Networks and Cross-National Comparison
Adshead M.
(2002) Conceptualising Europeanisation: Policy Networks and Cross-National Comparison
In Public Policy And Administration; pp. 25-42
DOI: 10.1177/095207670201700203

1998

The move from government to governance: Irish development policy's paradigm shift
Adshead, M; Quinn, B
(1998) The move from government to governance: Irish development policy's paradigm shift
In Policy And Politics; pp. 209-225
DOI: 10.1332/030557398782025682

1996

Sea-change on the isle of saints and scholars? The 1995 Irish referendum on divorce
Adshead, M
(1996) Sea-change on the isle of saints and scholars? The 1995 Irish referendum on divorce
In Electoral Studies (Usa); pp. 138-142

1996

Sea change on the isle of saints and scholars? The 1995 Irish referendum on divorce
M. Adshead
(1996) Sea change on the isle of saints and scholars? The 1995 Irish referendum on divorce
In Electoral Studies; pp. 138-142

1996

Moving beyond clientelism: a network analysis of state-farmer relations and the EC
Adshead, M.
(1996) Moving beyond clientelism: a network analysis of state-farmer relations and the EC
In West European Politics; pp. 583-608

1996

Moving beyond clientelism: a network analysis of state-farmer relations in Ireland and the EC.
Adshead, M
(1996) Moving beyond clientelism: a network analysis of state-farmer relations in Ireland and the EC.
In West European Politics; pp. 583-608

Other Journals

2013

‘Disaggregating the impact of the European Union Cohesion Policy: differentiated responses in the internalisation of the policy's ‘added value' in Greece and Ireland'
Adshead, M. and Chardas, A.
(2013) ‘Disaggregating the impact of the European Union Cohesion Policy: differentiated responses in the internalisation of the policy's ‘added value' in Greece and Ireland'
In Region and Periphery; pp. 99-120

Conference Publications

2019

keynote address to UNITO School of Doctoral Studies, University of Turin
Maura Adshead
(2019) keynote address to UNITO School of Doctoral Studies, University of Turin

2019

keynote address to ApeNet conference, University of Milan, Italy
Maura Adshead
(2019) keynote address to ApeNet conference, University of Milan, Italy

2019

keynote address to University of Sassari, Sardinia, Italy
Maura Adshead
(2019) keynote address to University of Sassari, Sardinia, Italy

2018

8th Living Knowledge Conference, 28-30 May 2018, Corvinus University, Budapest, Hungary.
Maura Adshead Sarah Bowman
(2018) 8th Living Knowledge Conference, 28-30 May 2018, Corvinus University, Budapest, Hungary.

2018

The Wheel' Annual Conference, Croke Park, Dublin
Maura Adshead
(2018) The Wheel' Annual Conference, Croke Park, Dublin

2018

SCI-COM annual Conference, Dublin
Maura Adshead
(2018) SCI-COM annual Conference, Dublin

2018

The Wheel' Annual Conference, Croke Park, Dublin
Maura Adshead
(2018) The Wheel' Annual Conference, Croke Park, Dublin

2017

Tom Johnson Summer School, Metropole Hotel, Cork
Maura Adshead
(2017) Tom Johnson Summer School, Metropole Hotel, Cork

2017

The Wheel' Annual Conference, Croke Park, Dublin
Maura Adshead
(2017) The Wheel' Annual Conference, Croke Park, Dublin

2016

Between autonomy, federalism and administrative structure – which regionalism in Europe?, Strasbourg, Brussels
Maura Adshead
(2016) Between autonomy, federalism and administrative structure – which regionalism in Europe?, Strasbourg, Brussels

2015

International Conference of the Uganda Management Institute (UMI) and International Association of Schools and Institutes of Administration (IASIA) on Governance and Service delivery in Developing countries
Maura Adshead and Vuyiseka Dubala
(2015) International Conference of the Uganda Management Institute (UMI) and International Association of Schools and Institutes of Administration (IASIA) on Governance and Service delivery in Developing countries

2015

UMI/ IASIA International Conference on Governance and Service delivery in Developing countries
Maura Adshead
(2015) UMI/ IASIA International Conference on Governance and Service delivery in Developing countries

2015

22nd International Conference of Europeanists on ‘Contradictions: Envisioning European Futures, Sciences Po, Paris, France
Maura Adshead
(2015) 22nd International Conference of Europeanists on ‘Contradictions: Envisioning European Futures, Sciences Po, Paris, France

2014

Politics and Policy Annual Conference
Maura Adshead
(2014) Politics and Policy Annual Conference

2012

Douglas Hyde Annual Conference, ‘A Constitution for a 21st Century Republic', BMW Regional Assembly, Ballaghaderreen, Co. Roscommon, 26th October
Adshead, M.
(2012) Douglas Hyde Annual Conference, ‘A Constitution for a 21st Century Republic', BMW Regional Assembly, Ballaghaderreen, Co. Roscommon, 26th October

2011

American Political Science Association APSA Annual Teaching and Learning Conference, Albuquerque, New Mexico, 11-13 February
Adshead, M., Deverell, A. and Ni She, E.
(2011) American Political Science Association APSA Annual Teaching and Learning Conference, Albuquerque, New Mexico, 11-13 February

2011

Problem Based Learning, Today and Tomorrow, Trinity College Dublin, 26-27 May
McInerney, C. and Adshead, M.
(2011) Problem Based Learning, Today and Tomorrow, Trinity College Dublin, 26-27 May

2011

Social Policy Association Annual Conference, ‘Bigger Societies, Smaller Governments?', University of Lincoln, 4-6 July
McInerney, C. and Adshead, M.
(2011) Social Policy Association Annual Conference, ‘Bigger Societies, Smaller Governments?', University of Lincoln, 4-6 July

2011

RSA (Regional Studies Association) Network on Effectiveness, Added Value and the Future of EU Cohesion Policy workshop on ‘Multi-Level Governance and Partnership in EU Cohesion policy', Institute for....
Adshead, M.
(2011) RSA (Regional Studies Association) Network on Effectiveness, Added Value and the Future of EU Cohesion Policy workshop on ‘Multi-Level Governance and Partnership in EU Cohesion policy', Institute for....

2010

American Political Science Association (APSA) Annual Conference, Washington DC, 2-5th September
Greenwood, R.M. and Adshead, M.
(2010) American Political Science Association (APSA) Annual Conference, Washington DC, 2-5th September

2009

Political Studies Association (PSA) Annual Conference, University of Manchester, 10-12 April
Adshead, M. and Robinson, N.
(2009) Political Studies Association (PSA) Annual Conference, University of Manchester, 10-12 April

2009

Political Studies Association (PSA) Annual Conference,
Adshead, M. & Robinson, N.
(2009) Political Studies Association (PSA) Annual Conference,

2008

Paper presented to the Partnerships for Social Inclusion Conference,
Adshead, M & McInerney, C.
(2008) Paper presented to the Partnerships for Social Inclusion Conference,

2008

Irish Social Sciences Platform Conference, After the Celtic Tiger, 11-12 September
Adshead, M. and Robinson, N.
(2008) Irish Social Sciences Platform Conference, After the Celtic Tiger, 11-12 September

2008

Early Childhood Care and Education Seminar Series
Adshead, M. and Neylon, G.
(2008) Early Childhood Care and Education Seminar Series
Hayes, N. and Bradley, S.(Ed.)

2008

Partnerships for Social Inclusion Conference, Centre for Public Policy, University of Melbourne, 15-16th October
Adshead, M. and McInerney, C.
(2008) Partnerships for Social Inclusion Conference, Centre for Public Policy, University of Melbourne, 15-16th October

2008

Conference on Social Partnerships in Sustainable development, Irish Aid Funded African Network, Sunnyside Park Hotel, Johannesburg, November 3-5th
Adshead, M.
(2008) Conference on Social Partnerships in Sustainable development, Irish Aid Funded African Network, Sunnyside Park Hotel, Johannesburg, November 3-5th

2008

`Institutionalising Partnership Governance in Ireland¿
Adshead, M.
(2008) `Institutionalising Partnership Governance in Ireland¿

2008

Irish Social Sciences Platform Conference, After the Celtic Tiger,
Adshead, M. and Robinson, N.
(2008) Irish Social Sciences Platform Conference, After the Celtic Tiger,
Paschal Houlihan(Ed.)

2008

Centre for Social and Educational Research (CSER), Early Childhood Care and Education Seminar Series, January 24th
Adshead, M. and Neylon, G.
(2008) Centre for Social and Educational Research (CSER), Early Childhood Care and Education Seminar Series, January 24th

2007

Matchpoints in Globalisation Conference
Adshead M., Lodge, T. and Ni She, E.
(2007) Matchpoints in Globalisation Conference

2006

Economic and Social Review
Adshead M.
(2006) Economic and Social Review
In Economic And Social Review; pp. 319-342

2006

Political Studies Association (PSA) Annual Conference
Adshead, M.
(2006) Political Studies Association (PSA) Annual Conference
*(Ed.) pp. *-*

2006

Political Studies Association of Ireland (PSAI) Annual Conference
Adshead, M.
(2006) Political Studies Association of Ireland (PSAI) Annual Conference
*(Ed.) pp. *-*

2006

Government and Communities in Partnership Conference
Adshead,M. and McInerney, C.G.
(2006) Government and Communities in Partnership Conference
*(Ed.) pp. *-*

2006

University Association for Contemporary European Studies (UACES) Annual Conference
Adshead, M.
(2006) University Association for Contemporary European Studies (UACES) Annual Conference
*(Ed.) pp. *-*

2005

ESRC Phd Training Session and Conference on Civic Engagement and Devolved Governance in Europe
Adshead, M.
(2005) ESRC Phd Training Session and Conference on Civic Engagement and Devolved Governance in Europe
*(Ed.) pp. *-*

2004

54th Political Studies Association (PSA) Annual Conference
Maura Adshead
(2004) 54th Political Studies Association (PSA) Annual Conference
*(Ed.) pp. *-*

2004

54th Political Studies Association (PSA) Annual Conference
Maura Adshead and Michelle Millar
(2004) 54th Political Studies Association (PSA) Annual Conference
*(Ed.) pp. *-*

2004

¿Social Partnership: a new kind of governance?¿
Maura Adshead
(2004) ¿Social Partnership: a new kind of governance?¿
*(Ed.) pp. *-*

2003

Political Studies Association of Ireland (PSAI) Annual Conference
Maura Adshead, Michelle Millar.
(2003) Political Studies Association of Ireland (PSAI) Annual Conference
*(Ed.) pp. *-*

2002

ECPR Joint Session workshop on "Europeanization and National Political Institutions", European Consortium for Political Research
Maura Adshead
(2002) ECPR Joint Session workshop on "Europeanization and National Political Institutions", European Consortium for Political Research
*(Ed.) pp. *-*

2002

paper presented to Department of Government
Maura Adshead
(2002) paper presented to Department of Government
*(Ed.) pp. *-*

2002

Public Administration Committee (PAC) 32nd Annual Conference
Maura Adshead
(2002) Public Administration Committee (PAC) 32nd Annual Conference
*(Ed.) pp. *-*

2001

paper presented to the Public Policy Studies Group, College of Business
Maura Adshead
(2001) paper presented to the Public Policy Studies Group, College of Business
*(Ed.) pp. *-*

2000

European Institute of Public Administration (EIPA), Maastricht Conference on ¿Implementing the Agenda 2000 Reforms: The EU Structural Funds in 2000-2006¿, EIPA
Maura Adshead
(2000) European Institute of Public Administration (EIPA), Maastricht Conference on ¿Implementing the Agenda 2000 Reforms: The EU Structural Funds in 2000-2006¿, EIPA
*(Ed.) pp. *-*

2000

International Political Science Association (IPSA) XVIIIth Triennial World Congress, Quebec City panel on ¿Functionalism revisited: the challenge of globalization and regional integration¿
Maura Adshead
(2000) International Political Science Association (IPSA) XVIIIth Triennial World Congress, Quebec City panel on ¿Functionalism revisited: the challenge of globalization and regional integration¿
*(Ed.) pp. *-*

2000

paper presented to the Centre for European Studies postgraduate research seminar, Centre for European Studies
Maura Adshead
(2000) paper presented to the Centre for European Studies postgraduate research seminar, Centre for European Studies
*(Ed.) pp. *-*

2000

PSAI Panel on ¿Sub-national government in Ireland and the UK: reform, re-organisation and review¿, Political Studies Association of Ireland (PSAI) annual conference on ¿Governance: Local, National and Globa
Maura Adshead with Ian Bache, University of Sheffield
(2000) PSAI Panel on ¿Sub-national government in Ireland and the UK: reform, re-organisation and review¿, Political Studies Association of Ireland (PSAI) annual conference on ¿Governance: Local, National and Globa
*(Ed.) pp. *-*

2000

University Association of Contemporary European Studies (UACES) 30th Annual Conference and Fifth Research Conference
Maura Adshead
(2000) University Association of Contemporary European Studies (UACES) 30th Annual Conference and Fifth Research Conference
*(Ed.) pp. *-*

1999

Regional Studies Association (RSA) International conference "Regional potentials in an integrating Europe"
Maura Adshead
(1999) Regional Studies Association (RSA) International conference "Regional potentials in an integrating Europe"
*(Ed.) pp. *-*

1999

paper presented to the Departmental Research Seminar, Department of Politics
Maura Adshead
(1999) paper presented to the Departmental Research Seminar, Department of Politics
*(Ed.) pp. *-*

1998

Politics Departmental Seminar
Maura Adshead.
(1998) Politics Departmental Seminar
*(Ed.) pp. *-*

1998

Political Studies Association (PSA) annual conference, panel on ¿Bringing Britain Back In: studies of UK public policy in European perspective¿
Maura Adshead
(1998) Political Studies Association (PSA) annual conference, panel on ¿Bringing Britain Back In: studies of UK public policy in European perspective¿
*(Ed.) pp. *-*

1998

paper presented to the Pan-European Institute
Maura Adshead
(1998) paper presented to the Pan-European Institute
*(Ed.) pp. *-*

1997

Liverpool European Academic Research Network (LEARN)
Maura Adshead
(1997) Liverpool European Academic Research Network (LEARN)
*(Ed.) pp. *-*

1997

European Sociological Association (ESA), Stream on Europe of the Regions
Maura Adshead
(1997) European Sociological Association (ESA), Stream on Europe of the Regions
*(Ed.) pp. *-*

1996

Inter-disciplinary group for the study of European politics
Maura Adshead.
(1996) Inter-disciplinary group for the study of European politics
*(Ed.) pp. *-*

1995

European Group for Organisational Studies (EGOS)
Maura Adshead with Carlo Ruzza, University of Essex
(1995) European Group for Organisational Studies (EGOS)
*(Ed.) pp. *-*

Conference Contributions











Published Reports

2019

Comhairle na nOg Engagement Case Study
Maura Adshead
(2019) Comhairle na nOg Engagement Case Study
Dublin : Department of Public Expenditure and Reform,

2017

‘#Youth Engage. Enhancing Civil Society within an International Context
Maura Adshead, M. Jackman, K.Saude
(2017) ‘#Youth Engage. Enhancing Civil Society within an International Context
Limerick : UL Engage

2016

An Evaluation of the Community Wellness, Empowerment, Leadership and Life Skills (CWELL) Programme, January 2014-January 2016
Adshead, M. with C. Dempsey and B. Quillinan
(2016) An Evaluation of the Community Wellness, Empowerment, Leadership and Life Skills (CWELL) Programme, January 2014-January 2016
Limerick : UL Engage Reports

2016

Creating Community Research Partnerships. Field notes from the ‘Count Me In' project, Ennis 2007
Adshead, M. with A. Basogomba, A. Loftus, W.Mongons, E. Ni She and D. Toomey
(2016) Creating Community Research Partnerships. Field notes from the ‘Count Me In' project, Ennis 2007
Limerick : UL Engage Reports

2015

Association of European Regions (AER) Expert Study: Ireland
Adshead, M. and Finn, C.
(2015) Association of European Regions (AER) Expert Study: Ireland
Brussels : Association of European Regions (AER)

2010

The challenge of community participation in the delivery of public services: exploring participatory governance in Ireland
M.Adshead and C.McInerney
(2010) The challenge of community participation in the delivery of public services: exploring participatory governance in Ireland
Dublin : NESF (National Economic and Social Forum) pp. 1-164

2009

Getting to know you. A study of the needs of migrants, refugees and asylum seekers in County Clare
M.Adshead, T. Lodge, E. Ni Shé
(2009) Getting to know you. A study of the needs of migrants, refugees and asylum seekers in County Clare
Ennis : HSE pp. 1-144

2008

An examination of Social Exclusion policies, procedures and practices in the context of the National Anti-Povery Strategy
M. Adshead and M. Millar
(2008) An examination of Social Exclusion policies, procedures and practices in the context of the National Anti-Povery Strategy
Dublin : Combat Poverty Agency

2007

The emergence and institutionalization of social pacts: Ireland
M.Adshead, R. O'Donnell and D. Thomas
(2007) The emergence and institutionalization of social pacts: Ireland
EU Framework 7 Integrated Project Report : Commission of the European Communities

Reviewss

2019

Clarifying the mechanisms and resources that enable the reciprocal involvement of seldom heard groups in health and social care research: A collaborative rapid realist review process
Ní Shé É.;Morton S.;Lambert V.;Ní Cheallaigh C.;Lacey V.;Dunn E.;Loughnane C.;O'Connor J.;McCann A.;Adshead M.;Kroll T.
(2019) Clarifying the mechanisms and resources that enable the reciprocal involvement of seldom heard groups in health and social care research: A collaborative rapid realist review process
In Health Expectations;
DOI: 10.1111/hex.12865

Book Reviews

2018

Public sector reform in Ireland: Countering crisis
Adshead, M
(2018) Public sector reform in Ireland: Countering crisis
In Administration; pp. 155-158
DOI: 10.2478/admin-2018-0014

2009

A review of Connolly, Linda and Hourigan, Niamh (eds)(2006) Social Movements and Ireland, Manchester, Manchester University Press, xiii+240pp.
Adshead, M
(2009) A review of Connolly, Linda and Hourigan, Niamh (eds)(2006) Social Movements and Ireland, Manchester, Manchester University Press, xiii+240pp.
In Political Studies Reviews;

2009

Social Movements and Ireland
Adshead, M
(2009) Social Movements and Ireland
Malden : Wiley-Blackwell Publishing, Inc pp. 283-283

2009

A review of Muiris MacCarthaigh (2008) Government in Modern Ireland, Dublin, Institute for Public Administration, ix+226pp
Adshead, M
(2009) A review of Muiris MacCarthaigh (2008) Government in Modern Ireland, Dublin, Institute for Public Administration, ix+226pp
In Studies - An Irish Quarterly Review;

2007

Review of Niamh Puirseil, The Irish Labour party 1922-73, Dublin, UCD Press, 2006, xv+400pp
Adshead, M
(2007) Review of Niamh Puirseil, The Irish Labour party 1922-73, Dublin, UCD Press, 2006, xv+400pp

2006

Review of George Taylor (2005) Negotiated Governance and Public Policy in Ireland, xii+206pp.
Adshead, M
(2006) Review of George Taylor (2005) Negotiated Governance and Public Policy in Ireland, xii+206pp.
In West European Politics; pp. 608-609

2006

Negotiated governance and public policy in Ireland
Adshead, M
(2006) Negotiated governance and public policy in Ireland
Abingdon : Routledge Journals, Taylor & Francis Ltd pp. 608-609

2004

Review of Jamil Jreisat (2002) Comparative Public Administration, Oxford, Westview Press, xiii+192pp.
Adshead, M
(2004) Review of Jamil Jreisat (2002) Comparative Public Administration, Oxford, Westview Press, xiii+192pp.
In Political Studies Reviews;

1999

Review of Wolfgang C. Muller and Kaare Strǿm (1999) Policy, Office, or Votes. How political parties in Western Europe make hard decisions, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press
Adshead, M
(1999) Review of Wolfgang C. Muller and Kaare Strǿm (1999) Policy, Office, or Votes. How political parties in Western Europe make hard decisions, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press
In Irish Political Studies;

Meeting Abstracts

2018

A mapping of ethnicity recording in routinely collected health and social care data in Ireland
Villarroel-Williams, N;MacFarlane, A;Roura, M;Nurse, D;LeMaster, J;Basogomba, A;Adshead, M;Hannigan, A
(2018) A mapping of ethnicity recording in routinely collected health and social care data in Ireland
In European Journal Of Public Health; OXFORD : OXFORD UNIV PRESS pp. 152-152

2018

Unveiling participation of ethnic minorities and other stakeholders in heath research decision-making in Ireland
Roura, M;Bradley, C;Hannigan, A;Basogomba, A;Adshead, M;LeMaster, J;Villarroel, N;Romer, A;Papyan, A;McCarthy, S;Nurse, D;MacFarlane, A
(2018) Unveiling participation of ethnic minorities and other stakeholders in heath research decision-making in Ireland
In European Journal Of Public Health; OXFORD : OXFORD UNIV PRESS pp. 38-38

Editorials

2015

Introduction
Adshead M.;Felle T.
(2015) Introduction
In Ireland and the Freedom of Information Act; pp. 1-5

2003

Preface
Adshead M.;Millar M.
(2003) Preface
In Public Administration and Public Policy in Ireland: Theory and Methods;
DOI: 10.4324/9780203403242

Newspaper Articless

2013

Open Secrets
Felle, T and Adshead, M
(2013) Open Secrets
In Irish Examiner; Cork :

Non Published Reportss

2009

Getting to Know You.
Adshead, M; Ni She, E; Lodge, T
(2009) Getting to Know You.
(Ed.) HSE West for Inter-Agency Steering Group pp. 1-144

2009

Democracy and the Right to Know
Adshead, M; Felle, T
(2009) Democracy and the Right to Know
Peadar Kirby(Ed.) University of Limerick pp. 1-28

2009

From Exclusion to inclusion? Reflections on the Celtic Tiger,
Adshead, M; McInerney, C
(2009) From Exclusion to inclusion? Reflections on the Celtic Tiger,
(Ed.) pp. 1-24

Other Items Published

2009

Getting to know you: A Local Study of the needs of migrants, refugees and asylum seekers in County Clare
Lodge, T; Ni She, E; Adshead, M
(2009) Getting to know you: A Local Study of the needs of migrants, refugees and asylum seekers in County Clare
(Ed.) Ennis : HSE West and the Ennis Community Development Project pp. 1-144

2007

A study of the needs of ethnic minority immigrants in County Clare
Adshead, M; Lodge, T; Ni She, E
(2007) A study of the needs of ethnic minority immigrants in County Clare
(Ed.) Health Service Executive pp. 1-191

2007

The emergence and institutionalisation of Social Pacts: Ireland
Adshead, M; O'Donnell, R; Thomas, D
(2007) The emergence and institutionalisation of Social Pacts: Ireland
Visser, J. and Rhodes, M.(Ed.)

2007

NAPS policy and process - what have we learned?
Adshead, M; Millar, M
(2007) NAPS policy and process - what have we learned?
(Ed.) Combat Poverty Agency pp. 1-73

2005

College of Humanities Research Strategy Report. University of Limerick
Adshead, M; Moylan, T; Warleigh, A
(2005) College of Humanities Research Strategy Report. University of Limerick