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Helen Sullivan

Director, Crawford School of Public Policy

Qualifications

PhD Birmingham UK, Local Government Studies ‘Community Governance: An Evaluation of Area Approaches’ 2000

Dip. Personnel Management, De Montfort University, Leicester, UK 1991

MA Women’s Studies, Institute for Research in the Social Sciences, University of York, UK. Thesis: ‘Women Workers in the Inter-War Years’ 1989

BA (Combined Hons.) Modern History and Political Science 2:1, Faculty of Arts, University of Birmingham, UK Thesis: ‘Women and Trade Unions’ 1988

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Books

Skelcher, C., Sullivan, H. and S. Jeffares, (2013) Hybrid Governance in European Cities: Neighbourhood, Migration and Democracy, Palgrave Macmillan

Barnes, M., Newman, J. and Sullivan, H. (2007) Power, Participation and Political Renewal: Case studies in public participation, Bristol, The Policy Press

Barnes, M., Bauld, L., Benzeval, M., Judge, K., Mackenzie, M. and Sullivan H. (2005) Health Action Zones. Partnerships for Health Equity, London, Routledge

Sullivan, H. and Skelcher, C. (2002) Working Across Boundaries: Collaboration in Public Services, Basingstoke, Palgrave

Journal editing: Special Issues

Lewis, J. M., O’Flynn, J. and Sullivan, H. eds.,(2014) Australian Journal of Public Administration, Vol. 73, No. 4, special issue on Accountability

Blanco, I., Griggs, S. and Sullivan, H. eds., (2014) Urban Studies, Vol 51, No 15, special issue on Urban/Local Governance

Journal Articles

Simons, M., Tiffen, R., Hendrie, D., Carson, A., Sullivan, H., Muller, D. and McNair, B (2016)‘Understanding the Civic Impact of Journalism. A realistic evaluation perspective’ Journalism Studies, online first

Dickinson, H., Sullivan, H. and Head, G (2015) ‘The Future of the Public Service Workforce: A Dialogue. Australian Journal of Public Administration, Vol 74, No 1, pp22-32

Dickinson, H., Needham, C. and Sullivan, H. (2014) ‘Individual Funding for Disability Support: What are the Implications for Accountability?’ Australian Journal of Public Administration, Vol. 73, No. 4, pp417-425

Lewis, J. M., O’Flynn, J. and Sullivan, H (2014) ‘Accountability: To Whom?, in Relation to What, and Why?’ Australian Journal of Public Administration, Vol. 73, No. 4, pp 401-410

Marusic, S., Gubbi, J., Sullivan, H., Law, Y W. and Palaniswami, M (2014) ‘Participatory Sensing for Interactive local Government’, IEEE Technology & Society, Vol 33, No 3, pp 62-70

Bice, S. and Sullivan, H (2014) ‘Public Policy Studies and the ‘Asian Century’: New Orientations, Challenges and Opportunities’, Governance, Commentary, Vol 27, No 4, 537-544

Blanco, I., Griggs, S. and Sullivan, H (2014) ‘Situating the Local in Neoliberal Accounts of Urban/Local Governance ‘Transformation’, Urban Studies, Vol 51, No 15, 3129-3146 http://usj.sagepub.com/cgi/reprint/0042098014549292v1.pdf?ijkey=oIPKRdmC...

Jensen, P. and Sullivan, H (2014) ‘Introduction’, Policy Forum on ‘Public Policy in the Asian Century’, Australian Economic Review, Vol. 47 No. 3 pp 347-9

Griggs, S. and Sullivan H (2014) ‘Puzzling Agency in Centre-Local relations: Regulatory Governance and Accounts of Change under New Labour’, British Journal of Politics and International Relations, Vol. 16 No. 3 pp495-514

http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.1467-856X.2012.00544.x/abst... Dickinson, H. and Sullivan, H (2014) ‘Towards a General Theory of Collaborative Performance” the Importance of Efficacy and Agency’, Public Administration, Vol. 92, No. 1, pp161-177

Dickinson, H., Glasby, J., Nicholds, A. and Sullivan H (2013) ‘Making Sense of Joint Commissioning: Three Discourses of Prevention, Empowerment and Efficiency, BMC Health Services Research 2013, 13(Suppl 1):S6

Sullivan, H., Williams, P., Marchington, M. and Knight, L (2013) ‘Collaborative Futures’. Discursive Realignments in Austere Times’, Public Money and Management, Vol. 33. No.2. pp123-130 http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/09540962.2013.763424.

Sullivan, H. and Williams, P (2012),”Whose Kettle?: Exploring the Role of Objects in Managing and Mediating the Boundaries of Integration in Health and Social Care”, Journal of Health Organization and Management, Vol. 26 Issue 6 pp. 697 – 712 http://dx.doi.org/10.1108/14777261211276970 Highly Commended Award Winner at the Emerald Literati Network Awards for Excellence 2013.

Sullivan, H., Williams, P. and Jeffares, S (2012) ‘Leadership for Collaboration – Situated Agency in Practice’, Public Management Review, Vol 14, No 1, pp 41-66

Sullivan, H. (2012) ‘A Big Society Needs an Active State’, Policy and Politics, Vol 40, No 1, pp 145-148

Sullivan, H. (2011) ‘Truth’ Junkies – Using Evaluation in UK Public Policy’, Policy and Politics, Vol 39, No 4, pp499-512
Geddes, M. and Sullivan, H (2011): Localities, Leadership and Neoliberalization: Conflicting Discourses, Competing Practices, Critical Policy Studies, Vol 5, No 4, pp391-413

Skelcher, C., Klijn, E-H., Kübler, D., Sørensen, E. and Sullivan, H (2011) ’Explaining the Democratic Anchorage of Governance Networks: Evidence from Four European Countries’ Administrative Theory and Praxis, Vol 33, No 1, pp7-38

Williams, P. and Sullivan, H (2011) ‘Lessons in Leadership for Learning and Knowledge Management in Multi-Organizational Settings’ International Journal of Leadership in Public Services, Vol 7, No 1 p6-20

Farrelly, M. and Sullivan, H (2010) ‘Discourses of Democracy in Neighbourhood Governance, Critical Policy Studies, Vol 4.No 3, pp 234-249

Williams, P. and H Sullivan (2010) ‘Despite all we know about Collaborative Working, Why do we still get it wrong?’ Journal of Integrated Care, Vol 18, No 4, pp 4-15

Lepine, E. and Sullivan, H (2010) ‘Realising the Public person’, Local Government Studies, Vol 36, No 1

Williams, P. and Sullivan, H (2009) ‘Faces of Integration’ International Journal of Integrated Care, Vol 9, December, pp1-13

Sullivan, H. and Williams, P (2009) ‘The Limits of Co-ordination: Community Strategies as Multi-purpose Vehicles in Wales’, Local Government Studies, Vol 35, No2, pp161-180

Skelcher, C. and Sullivan, H (2008) ‘Theory Driven Approaches to Analyzing Collaborative Performance’, Public Management Review, Vol 10, No 6, pp751-771, Winner of Kooiman Prize for best paper in PMR 2008)

Lowndes, V. and Sullivan, H (2008) ‘How Low Can You Go? Rationales and Challenges for Neighbourhood Governance’, Public Administration, Vol 86, No 1. pp53-74 Sullivan, H (2007) ‘Interpreting Community Leadership’, Policy and Politics, Vol. 35, No 1, pp141-162

Sullivan, H., Barnes, M. and Matka, E (2006) ‘Collaborative Capacity and Strategies in Area Based Initiatives’, Public Administration, Vol. 84, No. 2, pp. 289-310

Sullivan, H. and Stewart, M (2006) ‘Who owns the Theory of Change?’, Evaluation, The International Journal for Theory and Practice, Vol. 12, No. 2, pp179-199

Sullivan, H. and Taylor, M (2006) ‘Public Accountability in a New Institutional Environment’ , Public Policy and Administration, Vol. 21, No.14, pp.1-5

Sullivan, H., Downe, J., Entwhistle, T. and Sweeting, D (2006) ‘The Three Challenges of Community Leadership’ Local Government Studies, Vol. 32, No. 4, pp. 489-508

Barnes, M., Newman, J. and Sullivan, H (2006) ‘Discursive Arenas: Deliberation and the Constitution of Identity in Public Participation at a Local Level’, Social Movement Studies, Vol. 5, No. 3, 193–207

Sullivan, H. and Gillanders, G (2005) ‘Stretched to the Limit? The Impact of Local Public Service Agreements on Service Improvement and Central-Local Relations’, Local Government Studies, special issue, Vol. 31, No.5, pp 555-574

Sullivan, H (2005) ‘Is Enabling Enough? Tensions and Dilemmas in New Labour’s Strategies for ‘Joining-Up’ Local Governance’, Public Policy and Administration, Vol. 20, No. 4, pp.10-24

Bauld, L., Judge, K., Barnes, M., Benzeval, M., MacKenzie, M, and Sullivan, H (2005) ‘Promoting Social Change: The Experience of Health Action Zones in England’, Journal of Social Policy, Vol. 34, No. 3, pp 427-44

Sullivan, H., Judge, K. and Sewell, K (2004) ‘In the Eye of the Beholder’: Perceptions of Local Impact in English Health Action Zones’, Social Science and Medicine, Vol. 59, pp1603-1612

Sullivan, H., Knops, A., Barnes, M. and Newman, J (2004) ‘Central-local relations in an Era of Multi-Level Governance: The case of Public Participation Policy in England, 1997-2001’, Local Government Studies, Vol. 30, No. 2, pp 245-265

Sullivan, H., Barnes, M., Newman, J, and Knops, A (2004) ‘Public Participation and Accountability’, Local Governance, Vol 5, No 3, pp22-37

Barnes, M., Newman, J. and Sullivan, H (2004) Power, Participation and Political Renewal: Theoretical Perspectives on Public Participation under New Labour in Britain, Social Politics, Vol. 11, No 2, pp 267-279

Barnes, M., Knops, A., Newman, J. and Sullivan H (2004) ‘The Micro-Politics of Deliberation: Case Studies in Public Participation, Contemporary Politics, Vol. 10, No. 2, pp 93-110

Lowndes, V. and Sullivan, H (2004) ‘Like a Horse and Carriage or a Fish on a Bicycle,. How well do Local Partnerships and Public Participation go together?’ in Local Government Studies, Vol. 30, No. 2, Summer, 2004, pp 51-73

Newman, J., Barnes, M., Sullivan, H. and Knops, A (2004) ‘Public Participation and Collaborative Governance’, Journal of Social Policy, Vol. 33, No. 2, pp 203-233

Sullivan, H (2003) ‘New Forms of Local Accountability - Coming to terms with ‘Many Hands’?’, Policy and Politics, Vol. 31, no 3, pp-353-69

Barnes, M., Matka, E. and Sullivan, H (2003) ‘Evidence, Understanding and Complexity’, Evaluation, The International Journal for Theory and Practice, Vol, 9. No, 3, pp265-284

Barnes, M., Newman, J., Knops, A, and Sullivan, H (2003) ‘Constituting ‘the public’ in Public Participation’ Public Administration, Vol. 81, no 2, pp 379-99

Smith, M. and Sullivan, H (2003) ‘Developing Frameworks for Examining Community Participation in a Multi-Level Environment’ Local Economy, Vol. 18, No. 3, pp, 237–252

Sullivan, H (2002) ‘Modernisation, Neighbourhood Management and Social Inclusion’, Public Management Review, Vol. 4, no. 4 pp505-528

Sullivan, H., Barnes, M. and Matka, E (2002) ‘Building Collaborative Capacity through ‘Theories of Change’: Early Lessons from Health Action Zones in England’, Evaluation, The International Journal of Theory, Research and Practice, Vol. 8, no 2, pp207-226

Matka, E., Barnes, M. and Sullivan, H (2002) ‘Health Action Zones: Creating Alliances to Achieve Change’, Policy Studies, Vol 23, no 2 pp97-106

Sullivan, H (2001) ‘Modernisation, Democratisation and Community Governance’ Local Government Studies, Vol. 27, no 3, pp1-24

Sullivan, H (2001) ‘Maximising the Contribution of Neighbourhoods – The Role of Community Governance’ Public Policy and Administration, Vol. 16, no 2, pp29-48

Sullivan, H. and T Potter (2001) ‘Doing ‘Joined-Up’ Evaluation in Community Based Regeneration’ Local Governance, Vol. 27, no 1, Spring, pp19-31

Coulson, A. and Sullivan, H (2000) ‘Developing the Representational Role of Elected Members: Local Involvement, Local Action in a Birmingham Ward’, Local Government Studies, Vol. 26, no 4, pp 49-57

Book Chapters

Sullivan, H (2016) ‘Interpretivism and Public Policy Research’ in Turnbull, N ed. Interpreting Governance, High Politics and Public Policy: Essays commemorating Interpreting British Governance, London, Routledge, forthcoming

Dickinson, H. and Sullivan, H (2015) ‘Collaboration as Cultural Performance: Agency and Efficacy in Carey, G., Landvogt, K. and Barraket, J eds Creating and Implementing Public Policy: Cross-sectoral debates, London, Routledge, pp180-200

Sullivan, H (2015) ‘Performing a Collaborative Self’ in Alexander, D and Lewis, J Making policy decisions: Expertise, skills and experience, London, Routledge, pp 93-210

Griggs, S. and Sullivan, H (2014) ‘Necessity as the Mother of Reinvention. Discourses of innovation in local government’ in Ansell, C. and Torfing, J eds. Public Innovation through Collaboration and Design, London, Routledge, pp

Sullivan, H (2014) ‘Designing the Political in and out of Neighbourhood Governance’ in Griggs, S., Norval, A. and Wagenaar, H (eds) Decentred Governance: Democracy, Conflict and Participation, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge

Simons, M., Sullivan, H., Muller, D., Nolan, D. and Martin, A (2013) ‘The Citizens’ Agenda’ in Simons, M ed., What’s Next in Journalism? Victoria, Scribe, pp81-91

Jeffares, S., Sullivan H. and Bovaird, T (2013) ‘Beyond the Contract - The Challenge of Evaluating the Performance(s) of Public-Private Partnerships’ in Hodge, G and Greve, C eds. Rethinking Public-Private Partnerships: Strategies for Turbulent Times, London, Routledge, pp166-187

Dickinson H. and Sullivan, H (2011) ‘Managing Strategic Collaboration’ in K Walshe and J Smith (eds.) Healthcare Management, Open University Press

Sullivan, H (2011) ‘Evaluating Cohesion’ in I Newman and P Ratcliffe (eds.) From Community Cohesion to Social Cohesion: Implications for policy and evaluation’ Bristol, Policy Press, pp41-60

Sullivan, H (2010) ‘Governing the mix – How Local Government still Matters’ in Richardson, J ed. From Recession to Renewal: The Impact of the Financial Crisis on Public Services and Local Government, Bristol, Policy Press pp179-190

Sullivan, H (2010) ‘Central – Local Relations in the UK’ in Goldsmith, M and Page, E eds. From Localism to Intergovernmentalism. Changing Patterns of Central-Local Relations in Europe, London, Routledge

Sullivan (2009) ’Subversive Spheres: Neighbourhoods, Citizens and the ‘New Governance’ in Barnes, M and Prior D eds. Subversive Citizens, Policy Press, Bristol

Sullivan, H (2008) ‘Social Capital’ in Davies, J and Imbroscio, D eds. Theories of Urban Politics, 2nd ed., London, Sage pp221-238

Lepine, E., Smith, I., Sullivan, H. and Taylor, M (2007) ‘Introduction: Of Neighbourhoods and Governance’ in Smith, I., Lepine, E. and Taylor, M eds. Disadvantaged By Where You Live? Neighbourhood Governance in Contemporary Urban Policy, Bristol, Policy Press, pp 1-20

Sullivan, H. and Taylor, M (2007) ‘Theories of ‘Neighbourhood’ in Urban Policy’ in Smith, I., Lepine, E. and Taylor, M eds. Disadvantaged By Where You Live? Neighbourhood Governance in Contemporary Urban Policy, Bristol, Policy Press, pp 21-42

Lepine, E. and Sullivan, H (2007) ‘More Local than Local Government: The Relationship between Local Government and the Neighbourhood Agenda’ in Smith, I., Lepine, E. and Taylor, M eds. Disadvantaged By Where You Live? Neighbourhood Governance in Contemporary Urban Policy, Bristol, Policy Press, pp 83-104

Sullivan, H., Barnes, M. and Matka, E (2007) ‘Building Collaborative Capacity for Collaborative Control: Health Action Zones in England’ in: Gössling, T., Oerlemans, L. and Jansen, R (eds.), Inside Networks: A Process View on Multi-organisational Partnerships, Alliances and Networks, Cheltenham: Edward Elgar, pp. 67-92

Sullivan, H., Barnes, M. and Matka, E (2005) ‘Collaborative Capacity and Strategy in Area Based Initiatives’ in Gössling, T., Jansen, R. and Oerlemans, L eds. Coalitions and Collisions, Nijmegen, Wolf publishers, pp373-384

Sullivan, H (2004) ‘Community Governance and Local Government: A Shoe that Fits or the Emperor’s New Clothes?’ in Wilson, D. and Stoker, G eds. Local Government into the 21st Century, Palgrave, Basingstoke, pp182-198

Barnes, M., Sullivan, H., Knops, A. and Newman, J (2004) ‘Power, Participation and Political Renewal: Issues from a Study of Public Participation in Two English Cities’, in Cornwall, A and Schatten Coelho, V eds. Democratic Spaces for Change? Participation, Inclusion and Voice in Public Policy, The Bulletin, IDS, Sussex University, Vol 35, No. 2

Sullivan, H (2003) ‘Local Government Reform in Great Britain’ in Kersting, N and Vetter, A eds. Reforming Local Government in Europe: Closing the Gap between Democracy and Efficiency?, Leske and Budrich

Sullivan, H., Newman, J., Barnes, M. and Knops, A (2003) ‘The Role of Institutions in Facilitating and Constraining Dialogue in Partnerships with Communities’ in Scott, C. and Thurston, W. E. eds. Collaboration in Context, Calgary, University of Calgary, pp33-44

Sullivan, H., Barnes, M, and Matka, E (2002) ‘Building Capacity for Collaboration’ in Bauld, L and K Judge eds. Learning from Health Action Zones, Chichester, Aeneas Press

Barnes, M. and Sullivan, H (2002) ‘Building Capacity for Collaboration in English HAZs’ in Powell, M., Glendinning C. and K Rummery eds. Partnerships: A ‘Third Way of Delivering Welfare’, Bristol, Policy Press

Professional Journals

Sullivan, H (2015) ‘Democracy and Hybrid Governance in Australia’ in G. Davis and G Croucher eds’ Meanjin - Is there a crisis in democracy? Spring, MUP

Dickinson, H. and Sullivan, H (2015) ‘21stC Public Service: Changing Education and Recruitment’ The Mandarin, 13th January Available from http://www.themandarin.com.au/17529-21st-public-service/

Dickinson, H. and Sullivan, H (2014) ‘21stC Public Service: Shared Vision Needed for ‘Softer’ Skills’, The Mandarin, 17th December Available from http://www.themandarin.com.au/13063-21st-public-service-shared-vision-so...

Dickinson, H. and Sullivan, H (2014) ‘21stC Public Service: Are We Ready for the Change Needed?, The Mandarin, 8th December Available from http://www.themandarin.com.au/13063-21st-public-service-ready-change-nee...

Dickinson, H. and Sullivan, H (2014) ‘21stC Public Service: Emerging from Identity Crisis, The Mandarin, 14th July Available from http://www.themandarin.com.au/573-creating-21st-century-public-servant-e...

Sullivan, H (2011) ‘Radical rethink required – reflections on the Open Public Services White Paper’ The PPP Journal, Issue 74

Sullivan H and Williams, P (2011) ‘Collaborations, do they measure up?’ Public Servant, November p55

Sullivan, H (2011) ‘When tomorrow comes- an alternative blueprint for public services’ Public Servant, August, p10-11

Williams, P and Sullivan, H (2011) ‘Learning and development – it has to be a joint venture’ Public Servant, August p28-29

Sullivan, H and Williams, P (2010) ‘Designs on good collaboration’ Public Servant, September, p49

Sullivan, H and Williams, P (2010) ‘Working in collaboration: Transformation or torture?’, Public Service Management Wales newsletter, Catalyst, June

Williams, P and Sullivan, H (2010) ‘Same difference? – Leading and managing in collaborations and single organisations’ Welsh Assembly Government Local Service Board Update, April, p6

Williams, P and Sullivan, H (2010) ‘Are we all boundary spanners now?’ Public Servant, April, p57

Williams, P and Sullivan, H (2010) ‘Collaboration – it’s the name of the game’, Public Servant, March p22

Sullivan H (2008) ‘Rediscovering local judgement’ in I Roxburgh ed Next Steps for Local Democracy, NLGN, London pp 31-35

Lowndes, V and Sullivan, H (2008) ‘How low can you go? Rationales and challenges for neighbourhood governance’ in Benington, J, De Groot, L and Foot, J Lest We Forget: democracy, neighbourhoods and government, Solace Foundation Imprint, London, pp 54-58

Newspaper and Media Articles

Sullivan, H (2015) What can Governments and Leaders do when trust evaporates? The Conversation, 9th February https://theconversation.com/what-can-governments-and-leaders-do-when-tru...

Bice, S. and Sullivan, H (2013) Abbott Government may have new rhetoric, but it’s still the ‘Asian Century’, The Conversation, 8th November https://theconversation.com/abbott-government-may-have-new-rhetoric-but-...

Sullivan, H (2012) Looking to Asia to reform Australia’s public service, The Conversation 23rd November https://theconversation.com/looking-to-asia-to-reform-australias-public-...

Sullivan, H (2012) Will a Smaller State create a Bigger Society in Australia? The Conversation, 17th October https://theconversation.com/will-a-smaller-state-create-a-bigger-society...

Working Papers/Policy Papers

Dickinson, H. and Sullivan, H (2014) Imagining the 21st Century Public Service Workforce. Melbourne School of Government, Melbourne

Marusic, S., Gubbi, J., Sullivan, H., Law, Y. W. and Palaniswami, M (2014) Participatory Sensing. Enabling Interactive Local Governance through Citizen Participation’, Institute for a Broadband Enabled Society White Paper, University of Melbourne

Sullivan, H (2011) When tomorrow comes. The future of local public services. Report of the University of Birmingham Policy Commission (with Demos), University of Birmingham

Lowndes, V. and Sullivan, H (1999) Decentralisation, Citizenship and Councillors - a study of Birmingham City Council, Occasional Paper 33, School of Public Policy, University of Birmingham

Sullivan, H. and Gaster, L (1999) The changing role of professionals in local government - a study of Birmingham City Council, Occasional Paper 32, School of Public Policy, University of Birmingham

Gaster, L. and Sullivan, H (1998) Evaluating ‘Community Empowerment’ in Walsall, 1996-7, Occasional Paper 22, School of Public Policy, University of Birmingham

Sullivan, H and Potter, T (1998) Getting a job is not always the answer - Social exclusion and the hidden economy in urban areas, Occasional Paper 21, School of Public Policy, University of Birmingham

Reports

Official reports to public bodies

Dickinson H., Glasby J., Nicholds A., Jeffares S., Robinson S. and Sullivan H (2012) Joint Commissioning in Health and Social Care: An Exploration of Processes, Services and Outcomes. Final report. UK: NIHR Service Delivery and Organisation programme

Russell, H., Sullivan, H., Geddes, M., Dickinson, S. and Staite, C (2011) Long Term Evaluation of Local Area Agreements and Local Strategic Partnerships: Final Report, Liverpool John Moores, University of Birmingham, University of Warwick, UWE, SQW, OPM and Cardiff Business School, London, CLG http://www.communities.gov.uk/documents/corporate/pdf/1923459.pdf

Sullivan, H (2011) Long Term Evaluation of Local Area Agreements and Local Strategic Partnerships: Theory of change Issues Paper, University of Birmingham, London, CLG

Sullivan, H. and Turner, R (2011) Long Term Evaluation of LAAs and LSPs: Collaboration, Innovation and Value for Money, Final Report, University of Birmingham and SQW, February 2011 http://www.communities.gov.uk/documents/corporate/pdf/1832190.pdf

Jeffares, S. and Sullivan, H (2011) Long Term Evaluation of LAAs and LSPs: Collaboration, Innovation and Value for Money Annex 1: A Targeted Review of the Literature, University of Birmingham, London, CLG

Sulllivan, H (2011) Long Term Evaluation of LAAs and LSPs: Collaboration, Innovation and Value for Money, Annex 3: Central Government Perspectives, University of Birmingham, London, CLG

Willis, R., Cheung, J., Johnson, R„ Jeffares, S, and Sullivan, H (2011) Long Term Evaluation of LAAs and LSPs: Collaboration, Innovation and Value for Money, Annex 4: Case Studies, SQW and University of Birmingham, London, CLG

Smith, I., Braybrook, L. and Sullivan, H (2011) Long Term Evaluation of LAAs and LSPs: LSP Partner Survey Analysis Main Report, UWE and University of Birmingham, London, CLG, March 2010 http://www.communities.gov.uk/documents/corporate/pdf/1832176.pdf

Smith, I., Braybrook, L. and Sullivan, H (2011) Long Term Evaluation of LAAs and LSPs: LSP Partner Survey Analysis Technical Annexes, UWE and University of Birmingham, London, CLG March 2010 http://www.communities.gov.uk/documents/corporate/pdf/1832172.pdf

Jeffares, S., Sullivan, H. and Farrelly, M (2009) Consuming Public Service Partnerships, A Report to Consumer Focus, CPSP, University of Birmingham

Williams, P. and Sullivan, H (2009) Getting Collaboration to Work in Wales. Lessons from the NHS and partners, Wales, NLIAH

Sullivan, H (2008) The State of Governance of Places, Research Summary, London, CLG

Sullivan, H (2008) The State of Governance of Places, Research Report for Department of Communities and Local Government, Final Report of Meta-evaluation of Local Government Modernisation Agenda, UWE, Bristol

Sullivan, H (2008) Long Term Evaluation of Local Area Agreements and Local Strategic Partnerships: Report of the first round of stakeholder interviews, UWE, London, CLG

Sullivan, H (2008) Long Term Evaluation of Local Area Agreements and Local Strategic Partnerships: Research Findings 2 - Interviews with stakeholders, UWE, London, CLG

Sullivan, H (2008) Long Term Evaluation of Local Area Agreements and Local Strategic Partnerships: Developing a ‘theory of change’, UWE, London, CLG

Kitchin, H., Sullivan, H., Griggs, S., Braybrook, L., Rogers, S., Crawford, C., Mathur, N, and Wilson, L (2008) Formative Evaluation of the Take-up and Implementation of the Well Being power, Research Summary, INLOGOV and UWE, London, CLG

DCLG (2008) National evaluation of LPSAs, Final report, full report, OPM, UWE and Cardiff Business School, London, DCLG http://www.communities.gov.uk/index.asp?id=1505278

Kitchin, H., Griggs, S., Rogers, S., Crawford, C., Mathur, N., Wilson, L. and Sullivan, H. Braybrook, L (2007) Formative Evaluation of the Take-up and Implementation of the Well Being power, Final Report, 2003-2007, INLOGOV, University of Birmingham and Cities Research Centre, University of the West of England

Williams, P. and Sullivan, H (2007) Learning to Collaborate: Lessons in Effective Partnership Working in Health and Social Care, Wales, NLIAH

Williams, P. and Sullivan, H (2007) Working in collaboration: Learning from Theory and Practice, Wales, NLIAH

DCLG (2007) Local Area Agreements. Final Report of the ‘Dry-Run’, UWE, OPM, Liverpool John Moores, SQW and Warwick Business School, London, DCLG

Geddes, M. and H Sullivan (2007) Delivering Development through Local Leadership in the Commonwealth, CLGF Research series, London, Commonwealth Local Government Forum DCLG (2006) National Evaluation of LPSAs, Second interim report, full report, OPM, UWE and Cardiff Business School, London, DCLG http://www.communities.gov.uk/index.asp?id=1505278

DCLG (2006) Local Area Agreements. Round Two negotiations and Early Progress in Round One, OPM, Warwick Business School, UWE, London http://www.communities.gov.uk/index.asp?id=1504088

DCLG (2006) Take-up and Implementation of the Well Being powers, Annual Report, University of Birmingham/University of the West of England, London,DCLG http://www.communities.gov.uk/index.asp?id=1136973

ODPM/DfT (2006) National Evaluation of LSPs: Formative Evaluation and Action Research Programme, 2002-2005, Warwick Business School, Liverpool John Moores, OPM and UWE, London, ODPM http://www.communities.gov.uk/index.asp?id=1163002

Williams, P., Braybrook, L., Glichrist, A., Rogers, S. and Sullivan, H (2006) People, Plans and Partnerships: An Evaluation of Community Strategies in Wales, Cardiff, WAG

ODPM (2005a) National Evaluation of LPSAs, First Interim Report, Full Report, OPM, UWE and Cardiff Business School, London, ODPM http://www.odpm.gov.uk/pub/720/NationalEvaluationofLocalPublicServiceAgr...

ODPM (2005b) National Evaluation of LPSAs, First Interim Report, Summary, OPM, UWE and Cardiff Business School, London, ODPM http://www.odpm.gov.uk/pub/719/NationalEvaluationofLocalPublicServiceAgr...

ODPM (2005c) Central Local Relations and LPSAs, Working Paper, National Evaluation of LPSAs, UWE, London, ODPM http://www.odpm.gov.uk/pub/739/WorkingPaper3Evaluationoflocalpublicservi...

ODPM (2005d) A Process Evaluation of the Negotiation of Pilot Local Area Agreements, OPM, Warwick Business School, UWE, London, ODPM http://www.communities.gov.uk/index.asp?id=1505979

ODPM (2005e) Take-up and Implementation of the Well Being Powers, Baseline Report to the ODPM, University of Birmingham/University of the West of England, London, ODPM http://www.communities.gov.uk/index.asp?id=1136973

ODPM (2005f) Take-up and Implementation of the Well Being Powers, Framework for the formative evaluation, report to the ODPM, University of Birmingham/University of the West of England, London, ODPM http://www.communities.gov.uk/index.asp?id=1136973

ODPM (2005g) ‘Community Leadership’, First Progress Report from the LGMA Meta Evaluation, UWE, London, ODPM http://www.odpm.gov.uk/index.asp?id=1162432

ODPM (2005h) Below the LSP, Issues Paper, National Evaluation of LSPs, UWE, London, ODPM http://www.odpm.gov.uk/index.asp?id=1162337

Sullivan, H (2004a) Reviewing the Literature for the LPSA Evaluation, Working Paper, National Evaluation of LPSAs, UWE, London, ODPM

Sullivan, H (2004b) Developing a ‘Theory of Change’ to Evaluate Local Public Service Agreements, Working Paper, National Evaluation of LPSAs, UWE and OPM, London, ODPM

Barnes, M., Sullivan, H. and E Matka (2004) The Development of Collaborative Capacity in Health Action Zones, A Final Report from the National Evaluation, University of Birmingham

Sullivan, H (2003) Women in Employment and Training: Developing Research Led Interventions, BVSC, Birmingham

Knight, T., Smith, M., Smith, P. and Sullivan, H (2003) Health Improvement and Community Planning in Scotland, Public Health Institute for Scotland/NHS Scotland

Sullivan, H. and Stewart, M (2003) ‘Joining-up’ Governance – The Co-ordination and Integration of Arrangements in Northern Ireland, Briefing Paper for the Review of Public Administration in Northern Ireland

Smith, M., Rogers, S., Skelcher, C. and Sullivan, H (2002) ‘We Can Work it Out: Early Lessons from the Development of LSPs in England’ , London, LGA/IdEA

Sullivan, H (2001) Area Committees and Neighbourhood Management – Increasing Democratic Participation and Social Inclusion, LGIU, London

Sullivan, H (2001) Area Committees and Neighbourhood Management – Increasing Democratic Participation and Social Inclusion, Findings, York, JRF

Barnes, M., Sullivan, H. and E Matka (2001) Building Capacity for Collaboration: Context, Strategy and Capacity. Initial findings from the Strategic Level Analysis of HAZs, University of Birmingham

Richards, S., Barnes, M., Gaster, L. and Sullivan, H (1999), Cross-cutting Issues in Public Policy and Public Services, DETR, London

Coulson, A., Pocock, R. and Sullivan, H (1999) ‘Improving Local Environmental Quality, a Report for the Noise and Nuisance Unit of the DETR’, School of Public Policy/MEL Research, University of Birmingham

Rogers, S., Clarke, M., Hall, D. and Sullivan, H (1999) “Community Planning in Scotland – An Evaluation of the Pathfinder Projects” COSLA, Scotland

Other research and consultancy reports

Sullivan, H (2000) “The North Black Country and South Staffordshire Regeneration Zone – a report of the partnership consultation event” INLOGOV, University of Birmingham

Sullivan, H., Gaster, L. and Griffiths, P (2000) “Evaluating LILA in Birmingham” research report, School of Public Policy, University of Birmingham

Sullivan, H., Nevin, B. and Smith, M (2000) “Preparing for Succession – an evaluation of Castle Vale Housing Action Trust” research report, School of Public Policy, University of Birmingham

Sullivan, H, and Potter, T (2000) “The North Black Country and South Staffordshire Regeneration Zone – a framework for the proposed zone” INLOGOV/Vector Policy Initiatives, University of Birmingham

Knight, T. and Sullivan, H (1999) Risk in HAZ, report to Northumberland HAZ, School of Public Policy, Birmingham

Sullivan, H., Smith, M. and Knight, T (1999) “Working in partnership – Evaluating Northumberland HAZ” research report, School of Public Policy, University of Birmingham
Potter, T., Severn, A. and Sullivan, H (1999) “Extending Third Sector Support in Birmingham, Vols. 1 & 2” Phoenix Partnership

Potter, T., Severn, A. Sullivan, H. and Veitch, T (1999) “Community Voices – perspectives on communities and enterprise, Vols. 1&2 – a report for BVSC” Phoenix Partnership/INLOGOV/TV consulting

Sullivan, H. and Potter, T (1999) “Monitoring and Evaluation of Community Based Regeneration Projects”, BVSC/School of Public Policy, University of Birmingham

Beazley, M. and Sullivan, H (1998) “SSTARI – Baseline Study” School of Public Policy, University of Birmingham

Cam, P., Sullivan, H, and Beazley, M (1998) “Community and Voluntary activity in the SSTARI”, School of Public Policy, University of Birmingham

Hall, D., Hatter, W., Sullivan, H. and Collinge, A (1998) Citizen’s Jury Report on Street Cleansing Services, London Borough of Waltham Forest, MORI/INLOGOV, London

Lowndes, V. and Sullivan, H (1998) Decentralisation, Citizenship and Councillors - a study of Birmingham City Council, A Report for the Public Policy Partnership, Birmingham City Council/INLOGOV

Potter, T. and Sullivan, H (1998) “The Hidden Economy in Newtown South Aston – a research report, Phoenix Partnership/INLOGOV, University of Birmingham

Sullivan, H. and Beazley, M (1998) An Evaluation of the SRB (SSTARI) Community Capacity Building Initiative, 199⅞, research report, School of Public Policy, University of Birmingham

Sullivan, H., Hall, D. and Smith, M (1998) Future Railway Services in the Frankley/Longbridge area - a report of community led public consultation in Birmingham, INLOGOV, University of Birmingham

Sullivan, H. and Gaster, L (1998) “Professionals and Decentralisation in Birmingham” A Report for the Public Policy Partnership, Birmingham City Council/INLOGOV

Sullivan, H (1997) Evaluation of the pilot devolution projects in Birmingham, INLOGOV, University of Birmingham

Sullivan, H. and Gaster, L (1996) “Local Area Action Plans – Reflections and Lessons from experience elsewhere” A Report for the Public Policy Partnership, Birmingham City Council/INLOGOV

Sullivan, H. and Lowndes, V (1996) Governance through partnership, the Newtown South Aston City Challenge Succession Strategy, INLOGOV, University of Birmingham

Sullivan, H (1996) Exit strategies for street prostitutes, A report to Birmingham City Council

Sullivan, H. and Houghton, A (1995) “An evaluation of the Community Grants Scheme in the West Northfield Area Regeneration Initiative” Birmingham City Council/INLOGOV

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