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Introducing our 2020 Award Winners!


We’re thrilled to announce our 2020 BELMAS award winners....

EMAL Best Paper Awards 

Established Author Award

Jack Lumby
(2019), ‘Distributed Leadership and Bureaucracy’, EMAL, 47 (1): 5-19 

Early Career Researcher Award

Susan Cousin 
(2019), ‘System Leadership in England: Leaders of a Profession or Instruments of Government?’, EMAL, 47 (4): 520-537 

MiE Board Choice 


Peter Wolstencroft and Catherine Lloyd
‘Process to Practice: The Evolving Role of the Academic Middle Manager in English Further Education Colleges’ 
Volume 33, Issue 3, Page(s) 118-125, MiE

Runner Up

Sally Elton-Chalcraft, Ann Kendrick and Alison Chapman
‘Gender, Race, Faith and Economics: Factors Impacting on Aspirant School Leaders’
Volume 32, Issue 4, Page(s) 176-184, MiE

Thesis Award

Joint Winners

Belinda Hughes                        
‘An investigation into a Chief Executive Officer of a Multi-Academy Trust in England

Anh Thu Nguyen                      
‘The impact of Human Resource Development Policies on Lecturers’ Job Engagement. A University Case Study in Vietnam’a

Runner Up  

Dianne Gomery      
‘Technical Education in 'Lived Markets': University Technical College Leaders' Perceptions of and Responses to Competitive Pressure’


Xingtong Lu           
A' Chinese Perspective on Distributed Leadership at the Departmental Level in a Chinese University’

A huge congratulations to you all from everyone here at BELMAS!

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