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Lars Karlsson

Senior lecturer

Lars Karlsson
Senior lecturer
Academic degree: Doctor
lars.karlsson@spa.gu.se
+46 31 786 4130
0736-83 00 08

Room number: B319a
Postal Address: Box 712, 40530 Göteborg


School of Public Administration (More Information)
Box 712
405 30 Göteborg
www.spa.gu.se
spa@spa.gu.se
Fax: +46 31 786 4719

Visiting Address: Sprängkullsgatan 19 , 405 30 Göteborg

About Lars Karlsson

Background
Lars Karlsson is Doctor of Political Science (2003) and Senior Lecturer in public administration. He is a member of the Institution's board and, in the role of Equality Ombudsman and assistant safety representative, member of the Institution's work environment group.

Research interests
Lars Karlsson's main research interest concerns the relationship between the public sector and the citizen.

Current research project
In his thesis, he studied rights and accountability in the welfare state, while his research interest since then has been oriented towards political means of control.

Teaching
Lars Karlsson is coordinator for courses in the bachelor's and master's programmes in public administration. He also participates in teaching the third-cycle programme and the Institution's contract education programme. He also acts as a supervisor for doctoral theses.

At the bachelor's and master's level, Lars Karlsson is coordinator for courses all of which are related to his research interests. These deal with normative theory in relation to public politics, policy analysis and political means of control. He is also a supervisor for bachelor's projects and master's theses.

Lars Karlsson also has significant experience of teaching on many courses at several institutions and seats of learning. He has taught at the Institute of Social Sciences, the Institute for Social Work and in the teacher education programme at the University of Gothenburg and he has also run courses at Linnaeus University in Växjö.

Collaboration
Lars Karlsson gives lectures and presentations in the surrounding area. He has also written several reports on assignment from official agencies and municipalities as well as participating in the Institution's contract education courses.

Latest publications

En guide till resan mot avgrunden
Lars Karlsson
Sydsvenska Dagbladet: 8 maj 2017, Book review 2017
Book review

PA Theory in a Swedish context
Lars Karlsson, Angelica Börjesson
PA Theory Network 2016 Conference "Important Immeasurables and Public Administration Theory". San Antonio, TX, USA: 20-22 May, Conference contribution 2016
Conference contribution

Policy making, and taking, in a crowded policy space: The case of the Swedish teacher certification reform
Angelica Börjesson, Lars Karlsson, Lena Lindgren
Nordic Educational Reserach Association 44th Congress 'Social justice, Equality and Solidarity in Education', Helsinki, Finland, march 9-11 2016 , Conference contribution 2016
Conference contribution

The Swedish teacher certification reform: Solving problems while triggering others, and getting to maybe?
Lars Karlsson
NERA (Nordic Educational Research Association), Gothenburg, Congress 4-6 March , Conference contribution 2015
Conference contribution

A changing purpose of the public administration?
Lars Karlsson
PAT net (Public Administration Theory Network) Conference, Vancouver, Canada, May 28-31, 2015, Conference contribution 2015
Conference contribution

The purpose of the public administration as a foundational narrative
Lars Karlsson
APSA (American Political Science Association) Conference 2015, San Fransisco, CA, USA, September 3-6, Conference contribution 2015
Conference contribution

A Changing Purpose of the Public Administration?: The Purpose of the Public Administration as a Foundational narrative or Metanarrative
Angelica Börjesson, Vanja Carlsson, Lars Karlsson
American Political Science Association. 2015 Annual Meeting in San Francisco September 3-6, Conference contribution 2015
Conference contribution

A Changing Purpose of The Public Administration?
Angelica Börjesson, Vanja Carlsson, Lars Karlsson
Public Administration Theory Conference, Conference contribution 2015
Conference contribution

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2017

En guide till resan mot avgrunden
Lars Karlsson
Sydsvenska Dagbladet: 8 maj 2017, Book review 2017
Book review

2016

PA Theory in a Swedish context
Lars Karlsson, Angelica Börjesson
PA Theory Network 2016 Conference "Important Immeasurables and Public Administration Theory". San Antonio, TX, USA: 20-22 May, Conference contribution 2016
Conference contribution

Policy making, and taking, in a crowded policy space: The case of the Swedish teacher certification reform
Angelica Börjesson, Lars Karlsson, Lena Lindgren
Nordic Educational Reserach Association 44th Congress 'Social justice, Equality and Solidarity in Education', Helsinki, Finland, march 9-11 2016 , Conference contribution 2016
Conference contribution

2015

The Swedish teacher certification reform: Solving problems while triggering others, and getting to maybe?
Lars Karlsson
NERA (Nordic Educational Research Association), Gothenburg, Congress 4-6 March , Conference contribution 2015
Conference contribution

A changing purpose of the public administration?
Lars Karlsson
PAT net (Public Administration Theory Network) Conference, Vancouver, Canada, May 28-31, 2015, Conference contribution 2015
Conference contribution

The purpose of the public administration as a foundational narrative
Lars Karlsson
APSA (American Political Science Association) Conference 2015, San Fransisco, CA, USA, September 3-6, Conference contribution 2015
Conference contribution

A Changing Purpose of the Public Administration?: The Purpose of the Public Administration as a Foundational narrative or Metanarrative
Angelica Börjesson, Vanja Carlsson, Lars Karlsson
American Political Science Association. 2015 Annual Meeting in San Francisco September 3-6, Conference contribution 2015
Conference contribution

A Changing Purpose of The Public Administration?
Angelica Börjesson, Vanja Carlsson, Lars Karlsson
Public Administration Theory Conference, Conference contribution 2015
Conference contribution

Showing 1 - 10 of 24

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