Dr Paula Karlsson-Brown

  • Lecturer in Management (Management)

Biography

Paula joined Adam Smith Business School in May 2016. She is interested in public and third sector management, with a specific interest in partnerships between public, private and third sector organisations, risk management and societal resilience. She also engages in numerous scholarship projects, including education in the digital age, and how the learning community can be improved for students. 


Research interests

Paula is a member of the Services and Operations Management research cluster.

Areas of expertise:

  • Pedagogical research
  • Partnership management
  • Risk Management
  • Public and third sector management

 


Grants

Chartered ABS Scholarship 2019 for the project “Using a Digital One Minute Paper in business school classes to increase participation and engagement and improve student experience”


Supervision

Paula has an interest in supervising PhD students engaged in pedagogical research involving Business & Management studies. She is also interested in supervising students wanting to research third and/or public sector management. 


Teaching

Undergraduate:

  • Management in the voluntary sector
  • Project management
  • Management for accountants
  • Service delivery risk & resilience
  • Cases in operations management

Postgraduate:

  • Project management
  • Operations management
  • Specialist research methods

Additional information

Paula is a Technical Specialist (SIRM) of the Institute of Risk Management (UK) and is a Certified Management & Business Educator (CMBE) with the Chartered Association of Business Schools.


Publications

List by: Type | Date

Jump to: 2019 | 2018 | 2017 | 2016 | 2015 | 2014 | 2013 | 2012
Number of items: 43.

2019

Sadlowska, K.M., Karlsson, P.S. and Brown, S.C. (2019) Independent cinema in the digital age: is digital transformation the only way to survival? Economic and Business Review, (Accepted for Publication)

Gibb, A., Ferri, P. and Karlsson, P.S. (2019) Introducing the Digital One Minute Paper (DOMP): A Teaching Innovation to Improve Student Engagement. Academy of Management Teaching and Learning Conference, Boston, MA, USA, 11 Aug 2019.

Sheridan, N. , Dale, V., Breslin, M. , Charters, M., Docherty, F. , Karadaglic, D., Karlsson-Brown, P. , Reid, D. and Robertson-Kirkland, B. (2019) Students as Scholars: Academic Development and the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning. Enhancing Student Learning Through Innovative Scholarship Conference, Edinburgh, UK, 18-19 Jul 2019.

Bonar, I. and Karlsson, P.S. (2019) Marketing Scottish social enterprises using a label? Social Enterprise Journal, (doi:10.1108/SEJ-08-2018-0056) (Early Online Publication)

Karlsson, P. S. (2019) Place-based public service delivery: a method to mitigate social risk? Scottish Affairs, 28(2), pp. 177-199. (doi:10.3366/scot.2019.0276)

Karlsson-Brown, P. (2019) Student Self-assessment with a Marking Rubric and Staff Marking with a Marking Rubric: A Way Towards Improved Understanding of Feedback? 12th Annual University of Glasgow Learning and Teaching Conference, Glasgow, UK, 2-3 Apr 2019.

Sheridan, N. , Dale, V., Breslin, M. , Charters, M., Docherty, F. , Karadaglic, D., Karlsson-Brown, P. , Reid, D. and Robertson-Kirkland, B. (2019) Exploring Space and Place through Active Learning Pedagogies. 12th Annual University of Glasgow Learning and Teaching Conference, Glasgow, UK, 2-3 Apr 2019.

Karlsson, P. S. (2019) Comparative cross-national case study research – the ‘stuff’ research methods books don’t tell you. In: SAGE Research Methods Cases. SAGE. ISBN 9781526467348 (doi:10.4135/9781526467348)

2018

Karlsson, P.S. and Valkama, P. (2018) Research Collaboration between UofG and the City of Helsinki. Urban Research and Statistics Unit, Helsinki, Finland, 28 Nov 2018.

Ferri, P., Karlsson, P.S. and Gibb, A. (2018) Discussing the Role of the Digital One Minute Paper (DOMP) in the Modern Classroom. BAM MKE Conference - 'Transforming our Teaching Practice Together', London, UK, 20 Jun 2018.

Karlsson, P.S. (2018) Comparative Study of Local Public Service Collaborations in Scotland, Finland and Sweden. XXII IRSPM Annual Conference, Edinburgh, UK, 11-13 Apr 2018.

Karlsson, P.S. (2018) Understanding Risk in the Theory of Collaborative Advantage. XXII IRSPM Annual Conference, Edinburgh, UK, 11-13 Apr 2018.

Ferri, P., Gibb, A., Karlsson, P. S. and Keenan, P. (2018) Revisiting the one-minute paper in the digital age [blog post]. [Website]

Gibb, A., Ferri, P. and Karlsson, P. (2018) Introducing the Digital One Minute Paper (DOMP): A Staff- Student Partnership Delivering Improved Student Engagement in Modern, Multi-Cultural Classroom Environments. Learning, Teaching & Student Experience (LTSE 2018), Glasgow, UK, 24-25 Apr 2018.

Karlsson, P. S. , Gibb, A. and Ferri, P. (2018) A staff/student partnership for bringing the One-Minute Paper into the digital age. Journal of Educational Innovation, Partnership and Change, 4(1),

2017

Karlsson, P.S. (2017) How One City Council Is Changing Its Public Service System, One Place at a Time: A Method to Mitigate Social Risk? 9th International Social Innovation Research Conference, Melbourne, Australia, 12-14 Dec 2017.

Karlsson, P.S. (2017) Developing the Framework for Risk Governance in Public Service Innovation with Empirical Evidence from Innovative Partnerships. 9th International Social Innovation Research Conference, Melbourne, Australia, 12-14 Dec 2017.

Karlsson, P.S. , Asenova, D. and Valkama, P. (2017) Risk Management in Non-traditional Public-private Partnerships. 31st ANZAM Conference: Creative Disruption: Managing in a Digital Age, Melbourne, Australia, 5-8 Dec 2017.

Sadlowska, K., Karlsson, P.S. and Brown, S.C. (2017) Independent Cinema in the Digital Age: a new Business Model for Retaining Modern Audiences. 31st ANZAM Conference: Creative Disruption: Managing in a Digital Age, Melbourne, Australia, 5-8 Dec 2017.

Ferri, P., Karlsson, P.S. , Gibb, A. and Keenan, P. (2017) Revisiting the One Minute Paper: Analogue Thinking in the Digital Age. CABS Learning, Teaching & Student Experience 2017, 6th Annual Conference, Bristol, UK, 25-26 Apr 2017.

Karlsson, P.S. (2017) Risk Governance in Collaborative Public Service Delivery. 21st Annual IRSPM Conference, Budapest, Hungary, 19-21 Apr 2017.

Karlsson, P.S. (2017) An Exploration of Risk Management in Scottish Charities Involved in Public Service Partnerships. PSA 67th Annual International Conference, Glasgow, UK, 10-12 Apr 2017.

Ferri, P., Karlsson, P. , Gibb, A. and Keenan, P. (2017) Feedback to Improve Teaching - the 1-Minute Paper. 10th Annual University of Glasgow Learning and Teaching Conference, Glasgow, UK, 30 Mar 2017.

Karlsson, P.S. , Valkama, P. and Asenova, D. (2017) Is Comprehensive and Formal Risk Management a Requirement of a ‘Good Charity’? An Exploration of Risk Management in Scottish Charities. CNPR Conference 2017: Public services and Charities: Accounting, Accountability and Governance at a Time of Change, Belfast, Northern Ireland, 18-19 Jan 2017.

Karlsson, P.S. (2017) Blurred lines. Public RM, 2017(2), pp. 24-25.

2016

Brown, S. C. and Karlsson, P. S. (2016) Married to your dissertation? Staying in a relationship during postgraduate study. In: McMaster, C., Murphy, C., Cronshaw, S. and Codiroli-McMaster, N. (eds.) Postgraduate Study in the United Kingdom: Surviving and Succeeding. Libri Publishing: Faringdon, Oxfordshire, pp. 149-159. ISBN 9781911450030

Karlsson, P. S. (2016) Risk governance in public service partnerships: experiences from practice. 2016 Alarm Conference, Manchester, United Kingdom, 26-28 Jun 2016.

2015

Karlsson, P.S. and McDonnell, D. (2015) Risk and resilience in charities. 2015 Alarm National Educational Forum, Birmingham, United Kingdom, 22 Jun 2015.

Karlsson, P. (2015) #Collaboration (and what was said at the IRSPM conference 2015). [Website]

Karlsson, P. S. , Asenova, D. and Valkama, P. (2015) Governance, leadership and risk in a contemporary total place approach to public service delivery in Scotland. International Research Society for Public Management Conference 2015, Birmingham, United Kingdom, 30 Mar - 01 Apr 2015.

Karlsson, P.S. and McDonnell, D. (2015) Protect and survive. Public RM, 2015(4), pp. 15-17.

Karlsson, P. S. (2015) Comparative study of local government arrangements in Finland, Sweden and Scotland: incentives or obligations for partnerships? In: 2015 KTY Conference, Tampere, Finland, 01-02 Oct 2015, p. 29. ISBN 9789526802039

Karlsson, P. S. (2015) Risk governance in collaborative public service provision. Research Briefings (Tutkimuskatsauksia), 2015, 5b.

Karlsson, P. S. , Valkama, P. and Asenova, D. (2015) A comparative study of institutional frameworks for local public service partnerships in Finland and Scotland. Kunnallistieteellinen Aikakauskirja = Finnish Local Government Studies, 4, pp. 323-340.

Valkama, P., Oulasvirta, L., Karlsson, P. S. and Asenova, D. (2015) Julkisen ja yksityisen kumppanuus (PPP) tarkasteltuna maankäyttöprosessin näkökulmasta. Finnish Urban Studies Days 2015, Tampere, Finland, 11-12 May 2015.

2014

Karlsson, P.S. (2014) Third sector involvement in local collaborative partnerships for public service provision: Implications for risk governance. ISTR 11th International Conference: 'Civil Society and the Citizen', Muenster, Germany, 22-25 Jul 2014.

Karlsson, P.S. (2014) The challenge of co-governing risk in public service partnerships. MOPAN Conference 2014, Oxford, United Kingdom, 14-16 Jul 2014.

Karlsson, P. (2014) Charities can’t afford to risk too much. [Website]

2013

Karlsson, P.S. , Asenova, D. and Valkama, P. (2013) Review of innovative partnership models in the UK: the potential for co-governance of risk. IPF 2013: 2013 Innovation in Public Finance Conference, Milan, Italy, 17-19 Jun 2013.

Karlsson, P.S. (2013) Risk management and innovation in the provision of public services by the non-profit sector in time of austerity: the case in Scotland. XVII IRSPM Conference, Prague, Czech Republic, 10-12 Apr 2013.

2012

Karlsson, P.S. (2012) The importance of business continuity management and community resilience in responding to climate change. 1st International Conference on Urban Sustainability and Resilience, London, UK, 05-06 Nov 2012.

Karlsson, P.S. , Asenova, D. and Valkama, P. (2012) Risk governance in collaborative working: reflections from a Finnish public service context. Journal of Risk and Governance, 3(3), pp. 177-196.

Karlsson, P. S. and Anderson, D. (2012) Resilient societies: perceptions on the importance of BCM in responding to environmental risk. Business Continuity and Resiliency Journal, 1(4), pp. 20-30.

This list was generated on Tue Sep 17 10:32:47 2019 BST.
Number of items: 43.

Articles

Sadlowska, K.M., Karlsson, P.S. and Brown, S.C. (2019) Independent cinema in the digital age: is digital transformation the only way to survival? Economic and Business Review, (Accepted for Publication)

Bonar, I. and Karlsson, P.S. (2019) Marketing Scottish social enterprises using a label? Social Enterprise Journal, (doi:10.1108/SEJ-08-2018-0056) (Early Online Publication)

Karlsson, P. S. (2019) Place-based public service delivery: a method to mitigate social risk? Scottish Affairs, 28(2), pp. 177-199. (doi:10.3366/scot.2019.0276)

Karlsson, P. S. , Gibb, A. and Ferri, P. (2018) A staff/student partnership for bringing the One-Minute Paper into the digital age. Journal of Educational Innovation, Partnership and Change, 4(1),

Karlsson, P.S. (2017) Blurred lines. Public RM, 2017(2), pp. 24-25.

Karlsson, P.S. and McDonnell, D. (2015) Protect and survive. Public RM, 2015(4), pp. 15-17.

Karlsson, P. S. (2015) Risk governance in collaborative public service provision. Research Briefings (Tutkimuskatsauksia), 2015, 5b.

Karlsson, P. S. , Valkama, P. and Asenova, D. (2015) A comparative study of institutional frameworks for local public service partnerships in Finland and Scotland. Kunnallistieteellinen Aikakauskirja = Finnish Local Government Studies, 4, pp. 323-340.

Karlsson, P.S. , Asenova, D. and Valkama, P. (2012) Risk governance in collaborative working: reflections from a Finnish public service context. Journal of Risk and Governance, 3(3), pp. 177-196.

Karlsson, P. S. and Anderson, D. (2012) Resilient societies: perceptions on the importance of BCM in responding to environmental risk. Business Continuity and Resiliency Journal, 1(4), pp. 20-30.

Book Sections

Karlsson, P. S. (2019) Comparative cross-national case study research – the ‘stuff’ research methods books don’t tell you. In: SAGE Research Methods Cases. SAGE. ISBN 9781526467348 (doi:10.4135/9781526467348)

Brown, S. C. and Karlsson, P. S. (2016) Married to your dissertation? Staying in a relationship during postgraduate study. In: McMaster, C., Murphy, C., Cronshaw, S. and Codiroli-McMaster, N. (eds.) Postgraduate Study in the United Kingdom: Surviving and Succeeding. Libri Publishing: Faringdon, Oxfordshire, pp. 149-159. ISBN 9781911450030

Conference or Workshop Item

Gibb, A., Ferri, P. and Karlsson, P.S. (2019) Introducing the Digital One Minute Paper (DOMP): A Teaching Innovation to Improve Student Engagement. Academy of Management Teaching and Learning Conference, Boston, MA, USA, 11 Aug 2019.

Sheridan, N. , Dale, V., Breslin, M. , Charters, M., Docherty, F. , Karadaglic, D., Karlsson-Brown, P. , Reid, D. and Robertson-Kirkland, B. (2019) Students as Scholars: Academic Development and the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning. Enhancing Student Learning Through Innovative Scholarship Conference, Edinburgh, UK, 18-19 Jul 2019.

Karlsson-Brown, P. (2019) Student Self-assessment with a Marking Rubric and Staff Marking with a Marking Rubric: A Way Towards Improved Understanding of Feedback? 12th Annual University of Glasgow Learning and Teaching Conference, Glasgow, UK, 2-3 Apr 2019.

Sheridan, N. , Dale, V., Breslin, M. , Charters, M., Docherty, F. , Karadaglic, D., Karlsson-Brown, P. , Reid, D. and Robertson-Kirkland, B. (2019) Exploring Space and Place through Active Learning Pedagogies. 12th Annual University of Glasgow Learning and Teaching Conference, Glasgow, UK, 2-3 Apr 2019.

Karlsson, P.S. and Valkama, P. (2018) Research Collaboration between UofG and the City of Helsinki. Urban Research and Statistics Unit, Helsinki, Finland, 28 Nov 2018.

Ferri, P., Karlsson, P.S. and Gibb, A. (2018) Discussing the Role of the Digital One Minute Paper (DOMP) in the Modern Classroom. BAM MKE Conference - 'Transforming our Teaching Practice Together', London, UK, 20 Jun 2018.

Karlsson, P.S. (2018) Comparative Study of Local Public Service Collaborations in Scotland, Finland and Sweden. XXII IRSPM Annual Conference, Edinburgh, UK, 11-13 Apr 2018.

Karlsson, P.S. (2018) Understanding Risk in the Theory of Collaborative Advantage. XXII IRSPM Annual Conference, Edinburgh, UK, 11-13 Apr 2018.

Gibb, A., Ferri, P. and Karlsson, P. (2018) Introducing the Digital One Minute Paper (DOMP): A Staff- Student Partnership Delivering Improved Student Engagement in Modern, Multi-Cultural Classroom Environments. Learning, Teaching & Student Experience (LTSE 2018), Glasgow, UK, 24-25 Apr 2018.

Karlsson, P.S. (2017) How One City Council Is Changing Its Public Service System, One Place at a Time: A Method to Mitigate Social Risk? 9th International Social Innovation Research Conference, Melbourne, Australia, 12-14 Dec 2017.

Karlsson, P.S. (2017) Developing the Framework for Risk Governance in Public Service Innovation with Empirical Evidence from Innovative Partnerships. 9th International Social Innovation Research Conference, Melbourne, Australia, 12-14 Dec 2017.

Karlsson, P.S. , Asenova, D. and Valkama, P. (2017) Risk Management in Non-traditional Public-private Partnerships. 31st ANZAM Conference: Creative Disruption: Managing in a Digital Age, Melbourne, Australia, 5-8 Dec 2017.

Sadlowska, K., Karlsson, P.S. and Brown, S.C. (2017) Independent Cinema in the Digital Age: a new Business Model for Retaining Modern Audiences. 31st ANZAM Conference: Creative Disruption: Managing in a Digital Age, Melbourne, Australia, 5-8 Dec 2017.

Ferri, P., Karlsson, P.S. , Gibb, A. and Keenan, P. (2017) Revisiting the One Minute Paper: Analogue Thinking in the Digital Age. CABS Learning, Teaching & Student Experience 2017, 6th Annual Conference, Bristol, UK, 25-26 Apr 2017.

Karlsson, P.S. (2017) Risk Governance in Collaborative Public Service Delivery. 21st Annual IRSPM Conference, Budapest, Hungary, 19-21 Apr 2017.

Karlsson, P.S. (2017) An Exploration of Risk Management in Scottish Charities Involved in Public Service Partnerships. PSA 67th Annual International Conference, Glasgow, UK, 10-12 Apr 2017.

Ferri, P., Karlsson, P. , Gibb, A. and Keenan, P. (2017) Feedback to Improve Teaching - the 1-Minute Paper. 10th Annual University of Glasgow Learning and Teaching Conference, Glasgow, UK, 30 Mar 2017.

Karlsson, P.S. , Valkama, P. and Asenova, D. (2017) Is Comprehensive and Formal Risk Management a Requirement of a ‘Good Charity’? An Exploration of Risk Management in Scottish Charities. CNPR Conference 2017: Public services and Charities: Accounting, Accountability and Governance at a Time of Change, Belfast, Northern Ireland, 18-19 Jan 2017.

Karlsson, P. S. (2016) Risk governance in public service partnerships: experiences from practice. 2016 Alarm Conference, Manchester, United Kingdom, 26-28 Jun 2016.

Karlsson, P.S. and McDonnell, D. (2015) Risk and resilience in charities. 2015 Alarm National Educational Forum, Birmingham, United Kingdom, 22 Jun 2015.

Karlsson, P. S. , Asenova, D. and Valkama, P. (2015) Governance, leadership and risk in a contemporary total place approach to public service delivery in Scotland. International Research Society for Public Management Conference 2015, Birmingham, United Kingdom, 30 Mar - 01 Apr 2015.

Valkama, P., Oulasvirta, L., Karlsson, P. S. and Asenova, D. (2015) Julkisen ja yksityisen kumppanuus (PPP) tarkasteltuna maankäyttöprosessin näkökulmasta. Finnish Urban Studies Days 2015, Tampere, Finland, 11-12 May 2015.

Karlsson, P.S. (2014) Third sector involvement in local collaborative partnerships for public service provision: Implications for risk governance. ISTR 11th International Conference: 'Civil Society and the Citizen', Muenster, Germany, 22-25 Jul 2014.

Karlsson, P.S. (2014) The challenge of co-governing risk in public service partnerships. MOPAN Conference 2014, Oxford, United Kingdom, 14-16 Jul 2014.

Karlsson, P.S. , Asenova, D. and Valkama, P. (2013) Review of innovative partnership models in the UK: the potential for co-governance of risk. IPF 2013: 2013 Innovation in Public Finance Conference, Milan, Italy, 17-19 Jun 2013.

Karlsson, P.S. (2013) Risk management and innovation in the provision of public services by the non-profit sector in time of austerity: the case in Scotland. XVII IRSPM Conference, Prague, Czech Republic, 10-12 Apr 2013.

Karlsson, P.S. (2012) The importance of business continuity management and community resilience in responding to climate change. 1st International Conference on Urban Sustainability and Resilience, London, UK, 05-06 Nov 2012.

Conference Proceedings

Karlsson, P. S. (2015) Comparative study of local government arrangements in Finland, Sweden and Scotland: incentives or obligations for partnerships? In: 2015 KTY Conference, Tampere, Finland, 01-02 Oct 2015, p. 29. ISBN 9789526802039

Website

Ferri, P., Gibb, A., Karlsson, P. S. and Keenan, P. (2018) Revisiting the one-minute paper in the digital age [blog post]. [Website]

Karlsson, P. (2015) #Collaboration (and what was said at the IRSPM conference 2015). [Website]

Karlsson, P. (2014) Charities can’t afford to risk too much. [Website]

This list was generated on Tue Sep 17 10:32:47 2019 BST.