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Dr. Elaine Berkery

BBS, MA PHD

Biography

Dr. Elaine Berkery is a Lecturer in Management and a member of the Work, Knowledge and Employment research stream in the Kemmy Business School. Her teaching interests are in the area of management, international management and strategic management across health, public and tourism sectors. She teaches on a wide range of programmes at both undergraduate and post-graduate level, and has extensive experience of programme development including the MA in Business Management, for which she was Course Director from February 2008 - September 2012. She is an Alumnus of the International Teachers Programme (ITP) and has been nominated for the Large Group Teaching Excellence Award at the University of Limerick (2009, 3013).

Elaine completed her PhD by publication at the University of Limerick. Her research interests are in the area of gender and leadership; gender in management; female representation on state boards; flexible work arrangements and organisational outcomes.

Elaine has presented her research to international audiences and has published her research in International Journals. She is a Senior Associate Fellow of the Academy of World Business, Marketing and Management Development, a member of the Work and Family Researchers Network and a member of the Work, Knowledge and Employment research stream in the Kemmy Business School.

Research Interests

Elaine is a member of the Work, Knowledge and Employment research stream in the Kemmy Business School. Her research interests lie mainly in the area of gender and leadership studies, female progression in the workplace, female appointments to state boards and the uptake and impact of flexible working arrangements across EU organisations.

Elaine completed her PhD by publication titled "Of Seats, Stereotypes and Structures: Empirical Contributions on Women in the Workplace from a Gender-Organisation-Systems Perspective" at the University of Limerick.

She has published and presented her work to international audiences.

Teaching Interests

Elaine's teaching interests are in the area of management, international management and strategy with a particular focus on health care / public sector management and managing in the tourism industry. She teachs on a wide range of programmes at both undergraduate and post graduate level. She has extensive experience of programme development including the MA in Business Management for which she was Course Director of from Feb 2008- Aug 2012. She is an Alumnus of the International Teachers Programme (ITP) and has been nominated for the Large Group Teaching Excellence Award 2008 and 2013 at the University of Limerick.

Professional Activities

Education

  • 2017 University of Limerick - PhD
  • 2004 University of Limerick - Master of Arts in International Tourism
  • 2003 University of Limerick - BBS

Publications

Conference Publication

2014

Irish Academy of Management
Berkery, E., Morley, M., Tiernan, S., Purtill, H. and Parry, E.

2012
2007

The IASK International Conference Global Management
Berkery, E., Tiernan, S., and C. Armstrong

2007
2006

Hospitality, Tourism and Leisure Research Conference
Berkery, E, Tiernan S., and M. Wallace

Other Publication

Peer Reviewed Journal

2020

From Start to Finish: Flexi-time as a Social Exchange and its Impact on Organizational Outcomes
Berkery, E., Morley, M., Tiernan, S. and Peretz, H
The European Management Journal DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.emj.2020.02.003

2020

From start to finish: Flexi-time as a social exchange and its impact on organizational outcomes
Berkery E.;Morley M.J.;Tiernan S.;Peretz H.
European Management Journal DOI: 10.1016/j.emj.2020.02.003

2017

On the Uptake of Flexible Working Arrangements and the Association with Human Resource and Organizational Performance Outcomes
Berkery, E., Morley, M.J., Tiernan, S., Purtill, H. & Parry, E.
European Management Review DOI: 10.1111/emre.12103

2017

Changing role of women in the Irish society: an overview of the female consumer
Sheehan, A., Berkery, E. and Lichrou, M.
Irish Journal Of Management DOI: 10.1515/ijm-2017-0017

2014

The Relationship between Gender Role Stereotypes and Requisite Managerial Characteristics – the Case of Nursing and Midwifery Professionals
Berkery, E., Tiernan, S., and Morley, M.
National Institute Of Health Sciences Research Bulletin

2013
2007

An Analysis of High Performance Work System within Intellectual Disability Care Centres in Ireland: Operations and Outcomes
Tiernan, S; Berkery, E; Armstrong, C
Nat. Inst. Of Health Sciences Research Bulletin