Prof Ronald McQuaid
Person photo Professor of Work and Employment
Management Work and Organisation

Contact Information
University of Stirling
United Kingdom

Phone: 01786 467323
Fax: 01786 467400

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Projects (13)
Publications (182)
Ronald McQuaid is Professor of Work and Employment at the University of Stirling. His has a BA(Hons) from Lancaster University and an MSc(Econ) with distinction from  the London School of Economics and a PhD from Harvard University. He has carried out work for many regional, national and supra-national bodies such as the European Commission, UK and Scottish Governments, UK Commission for Employment and Skills, Joseph Rowntree Foundation and various agencies and employers in the fields of employment, unemployment and economic development. He has written over 100 academic publications as well as many reports on employment and related issues.

Research Interests:
Employment - Local Economic Development - Human Resource Management - Entrepreneurship - Public Sector Management - Public Private Partnership - Transport and development - Policy

Employment History:
Professor of Work and Employment
Management Work and Organisation
01/09/2000 - 25/08/2013

Activities :
Professional membership: Royal Society for the Encouragement of Arts, Manufactures & Commerce (RSA)
Professional membership: Academy of Social Sciences
Community Contribution: Chair of the Scientific Committee of the European Regional Labour Market Monitoring Network
19/09/2010 - 11/10/2013
Award: The Moss Madden Medal.
Award: One of the Top Fifty articles to have appeared in Emerald Management Reviews during 2004
Other merit: Participant in Rockefeller/ Volvo Research Foundation workshop on Access in Bellagio, Italy
07/05/2012 - 11/09/2012
Supervision of Research Assistants: Vanesa Fuertes (PhD supervisor)
Education: PhD The Behavior and Location of Production and Non Production Employment in U.S. Manufacturing Plants, 1954 77
Graduate School of Arts and Sciences
01/09/1981 - 01/04/1984
Education: M.Sc. (Econ.): Awarded with Distinction, London School of Economics
01/09/1978 - 01/10/1979
Education: B.A. in Economics and Financial Control
Economics, Management and Accounting
01/10/1974 - 30/06/1977