Lars Tummers is an Associate Professor in Public Administration at Erasmus University and a Research Fellow at Arizona State. For the full academic year 2013-2014, he worked as a Visiting Scholar at Berkeley.
He studies leadership and management in public organizations. Furthermore, he studies combines psychology and public administration to develop a new research field: behavioral public administration.
He received various grants and awards, such as a NWO VENI, an EU FP7 Marie Curie Grant and the Erasmus University Research Prize for excellence in research.
You can visit his personal website for among else articles, books and practical toolkits: www.larstummers.com
V.J.J.M. Bekkers & L.G. Tummers (2016). Perspectives on public sector reform: an innovation perspective. In S van de Walle & S Groeneveld (Eds.), Theory and practice of public sector reform (criticl studies in public management, 27) (pp. 61-78). London: Routledge
V.J.J.M. Bekkers, J. Edelenbos, M.J. Nederhand, A.J. Steijn, L.G. Tummers & W.H. Voorberg (2014). The Social Innovation Perspective in the Public Sector: Co-Creation, Self-Organization and Meta-Governance. In J. Edelenbos, V.J.J.M. Bekkers & A.J. Steijn (Eds.), Innovation in the public sector: linking capacity and leadership. Palgrave McMillan
V.J.J.M. Bekkers, J. Edelenbos, J. Nederhand, A.J. Steijn, L.G. Tummers & W.H. Voorberg (2014). The Social Innovation Perspective in the Public Sector: Co-Creation, Self-Organization and Meta-Governance. In Innovation in the Public Sector Linking Capacity and Leadership. Second revised edition (pp. 223-243). London: Pallgrave Macmillan
V.J.J.M. Bekkers, J. Edelenbos, J. Nederhand, A.J. Steijn, L.G. Tummers & W.H. Voorberg (2014). The social innovation perspective in the public sector: co-creation, self-organization and meta-governance. In J Edelenbos, VJJM Bekkers, & A.J. Steijn (Eds.), Innovation in the public sector: linking capacity and leadership (governance and public management) (pp. 223-244). Houndsmills: Palgrave McMillan
L.G. Tummers, A.J. Steijn & V.J.J.M. Bekkers (2013). Public professionals and policy alienation. In M. Noordegraaf & A.J. Steijn (Eds.), Professionals under pressure: The reconfiguration of professional work in changing public services (pp. 125-143). Amsterdam: Amsterdam University Press
L.G. Tummers (2014). Book Review. [Bespreking van het boek Learning while governing: expertise and accountability in the executive branch]. Public Administration, 92(4), 1106-1114.
L.G. Tummers (2007). Review: Enforcement Matters. [Bespreking van het boek Enforcement and Compliance of European Directives in Four Member States]. Beleidswetenschap, 20, 63-64.
B.S. Kuipers, N. Braham, M. Herder, A.J. Steijn, L.G. Tummers, D. de Kool, P.A. Siep & M. Gans (2015). Zorg in verandering; Mini-rapportage VVT-sector fase 1. (Extern rapport, Care to change). Rotterdam: Centre for Public Human Resources and Change
L.G. Tummers & B. Vermeeren (2012). Job Control in Contemporary Organizations: Conceptualization and Measurement of Various Dimensions of Job Control. NIG Annual Work Conference: Leuven, Belgium (2012, november 29 - 2012, november 30).
B. Vermeeren, L.G. Tummers, M. Lankhaar, A.J. Steijn & J. Heesen (2012). HR and Multiple Performance Dimensions: The influence of HR Practices on Job Satisfaction, Employee Absenteeism, Client Satisfaction and Business Performance. EGPA Conference: Bergen, Norway (2012, september 5 - 2012, september 8).
B.S. Kuipers, M.J. Higgs, W.J.M. Kickert, F.B.L. van der Meer, J. Grandia, R. Post, L.G. Tummers, J. van der Voet & M.C. de Witte (2010). Managing change in public organizations: A review of the literature between 2000-2010. NIG Annual Work Conference: Maastricht (2010, november 25 - 2010, november 26).
M.J. Nederhand, W.H. Voorberg, V.J.J.M. Bekkers & L.G. Tummers (2015). The Social Innovation Game. LIPSE: Rotterdam.
S.J. Dorsman, L.G. Tummers & M. Thaens (2016). Examining Relationships between Servant Leadership, and Employee Job Performance and Employee Innovation Performance in the Public Sector. IRSPM Conference: Hongkong (2016, april 13 - 2016, april 15).
S.J. Dorsman, L.G. Tummers & M. Thaens (2015). Leadership and team performance in the public sector. Dutch HRM Network Conference: Utrecht (2015, november 12 - 2015, november 13).
S.J. Dorsman, L.G. Tummers & M. Thaens (2015). Understanding public sector innovations: the role of leadership activities for a climate for innovation. IRSPM Conference: Birmingham (2015, maart 30 - 2015, april 1).