Professor Paul Sparrow

Professor

Current Research

HR Strategy

Global resourcing and talent management.

Global human resource management,

Scientific Committee for the 3rd HR Division International Conference, Academy of Management (Event)
Publication peer-review

Nurturing Human Capital in the 4th Industrial Revolution
Invited talk

The Death of Strategic HRM & Business Partnering: Failure to Deliver, or Wrong?
Invited talk

CIPD Applied Research Conference
Participation in conference

Human Asset Summit
Participation in conference

Academy of Management Conference
Participation in conference

Health Services People Strategy HSE Annual HR Conference
Participation in conference

British Academy of Management HR Special Interest Group
Participation in conference

HR Square Masterclass
Participation in conference

Sussex Future of Work Research Hub
Participation in conference

Rutgers University Society for HRM Annual Conference
Participation in conference

Liverpool John Moores University HRM Symposium
Participation in workshop, seminar, course

CIPD Academic Conference
Participation in conference

Customer Management Leadership Group, Manchester
Participation in conference

CIPD (External organisation)
Membership of board

Dutch HRM Network
Participation in conference

ESCP, Berlin
Participation in conference

LloydMasters Organisational Risk Network, London
Participation in workshop, seminar, course

Rutgers State Univ, Rutgers State University (External organisation)
Member of an organisation

Talent Management Institute, ESCP Europe, Berlin (External organisation)
Member of an organisation

University of Lucerne
Visiting an external academic institution

US Academy of Management, Vancouver
Participation in conference

Institute for Employment Studies (External organisation)
Other Membership

CIPD Future of the Profession Network, London
Participation in conference

30th European Institute for Advanced Studies in Management Workshop on Strategic Human Resource Management
Participation in conference

Teneo Conference, Barcelona
Participation in conference

18th KPMG HR Symposium, Athens
Participation in conference

National Institute of Health Research Clinical Research Network Strategic Leadership Summit
Participation in conference

Irish Management Institute
Visiting an external academic institution

Spanish Academy of Management, Reus
Participation in conference

The changing role of HR.
Participation in conference

Delivering excellent HR beyond your organisation: what really makes the difference for partnership success?
Participation in conference

How should we value talent management? Implications for the intellectual boundaries of the field
Participation in conference

Strategic talent management today and tomorrow
Participation in conference

ALBA Graduate School of Business
Visiting an external academic institution

University of Zurich
Visiting an external academic institution

Professor Jim Quick
Types of External academic engagement - Hosting an academic visitor

The Work Foundation
Visiting an external academic institution

Aalto University School of Business
Visiting an external academic institution

Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD)
Visiting an external academic institution

UK Commission for Employment and Skills (External organisation)
Other Membership

Professor Jim Quick
Types of External academic engagement - Hosting an academic visitor

ESRC seminar series: Organizational innovation, people management and sustained performance: towards a multi-level framework for medium-sized businesses
Participation in conference

Journal of Organizational Effectiveness: People and Performance (Journal)
Editorial activity

The International Journal of Human Resource Management (Journal)
Editorial activity

German Graduate School of Management & Law, Heilbronn
Visiting an external academic institution

Advanced Laboratory of Business Administration, Athens, Greece
Visiting an external academic institution

Summit on Globalization of Human Capital (SGHC)
Participation in conference

New perspectives on Leadership Conference
Participation in workshop, seminar, course

Icelandic HR Directors Association (FLORA)
Participation in conference

US Academy of Management
Participation in conference

US Academy of Management
Participation in conference

World Congress of the International Federation of Scholarly Associations of Management
Participation in conference

Strategic HR Network
Participation in conference

Employee Engagement Organisational Performance and Individual Wellbeing Exploring the Evidence Developing the Theory
Participation in workshop, seminar, course

1st European Institute for Advanced Studies in Management Workshop on Talent Management
Participation in conference

Welsh Government HR Conference
Participation in conference

Irish Management Institute
Participation in conference

University of Glasgow Research Seminar Series
Participation in workshop, seminar, course

Reykjavik University School of Business. Iceland
Visiting an external academic institution

Chartered Institute of Management
Participation in conference

European HR Summit, Quadriga Hochschule
Participation in conference

HR Outsourcing Summit Europe
Participation in conference

JSB Conference
Participation in conference

CIPD Conference on Performance Management
Participation in conference

Employee Engagement and Reward
Participation in conference

PriceWaterhouseCooper 2011 Human Capital Summer Academy
Participation in conference

Confederation of Danish Industries (DI) Global HR Masterclass
Participation in conference

CIPD NW OD Special Interest Group
Participation in conference

International HR Leaders Summit 2011, Transforming HR into a Strategic Business Partner
Participation in conference

HRC Academy HR International Meeting
Participation in conference

Federal Authority for Government Human Resources International Human Resources Conference
Participation in conference

Dublin City University Business School
Visiting an external academic institution

Cross Culture Management (Journal)
Publication peer-review

Technische Universitat Darmstadt (External organisation)
Membership of board

Employee Engagement Task Force (External organisation)
Other Membership

CIPD Annual Conference
Participation in conference

Silta Oy HR Conference
Participation in conference

British Sociological Association Work, Employment and Society Conference
Participation in conference

Nestle Senior Human Resources Development Programme
Participation in conference

11th International Human Resource Management Conference
Participation in conference

Raising the Bar Nestle UK HR Conference
Participation in conference

11th International Human Resource Management Conference
Participation in conference

11th International Human Resource Management Conference
Participation in conference

11th International Human Resource Management Conference
Participation in conference

11th International Human Resource Management Conference
Participation in conference

11th International Human Resource Management Conference
Participation in conference

11th International Human Resource Management Conference
Participation in conference

CIPD HR Leaders Network
Participation in conference

National Univeristy of Ireland
Participation in conference

British Academy of Management Conference
Participation in conference

US Academy of Management
Participation in conference

Eversheds Summer School
Participation in conference

10th International HRM Conference
Participation in conference

Human Resource Management Journal (Journal)
Editorial activity

Business, Enterprise and Regulatory Reforms (External organisation)
Other Membership

Irish Management Institute
Visiting an external academic institution

CIPD International Forum
Participation in conference

Infohrm Annual Conference on Workforce Analytics and Reporting
Participation in conference

4th People Management Executive Seminar
Participation in conference

1st International HRM Workshop
Participation in workshop, seminar, course

2nd Middle East Talent Management Forum
Participation in conference

14th Human Resource Summit
Participation in conference

HRM, Knowledge processes and organizational Performance Conference
Participation in conference

CIPD Annual Conference
Participation in conference

British Academy of Management
Participation in conference

British Academy of Management
Participation in conference

Performance-based HR Summer School
Participation in conference

Association of International Business Conference
Participation in conference

Institute of Work Psychology
Participation in conference

Royal Mail Annual Conference
Participation in conference

Royal Mail Annual HR Conference
Participation in conference

CBI Senior Executive Dinner
Participation in conference

Economists 2nd Annual Talent Management Forum
Participation in workshop, seminar, course

The Economist 2nd Annual Talent Management Forum: Unlocking the potential in the global organisation
Participation in conference

Association of British Psychologists Annual
Participation in conference

Association of British Psychologists Conference
Participation in conference

Employee Benefits HR Show
Participation in workshop, seminar, course

Employee Benefits HR Conference
Participation in conference

HR Transformation Summit
Participation in conference

World Federation of Personnel Management Conference
Participation in conference

World Federation of Personnel Management Associations conference
Participation in conference

Innovation and Knowledge Research Centre
Participation in conference

British Psychological Society, Division of Occupational Psychology Annual Conference
Participation in conference

City College, Thessaloniki, Greece (External organisation)
Membership of board

Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (External organisation)
Other Membership

UK Research Assessment Exercise (External organisation)
Other Membership

Monash University (External organisation)
Other Membership

Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (External organisation)
Member of Advisory Panel

Monash University
Visiting an external academic institution

City College, Thessaloniki, Greece (External organisation)
Membership of committee

Cross Cultural Management: An International Journal (Journal)
Editorial activity

Cornell Univ
Visiting an external academic institution

US Academy of Management (External organisation)
Membership of committee

London Business School
Visiting an external academic institution

UK Government Sector Skills Development Agency (External organisation)
Other Membership

UK Government Sector Skills Development Agency (External organisation)
Member of Advisory Panel

European Management Review (Journal)
Editorial activity

Career Development International (Journal)
Editorial activity

British Journal of Management (Journal)
Editorial activity

Times Higher Education Awards Finalist
Other distinction

Emerald Literati Network 2011 Award for Excellence
Prize (including medals and awards)

Top 10 Most Influential HR Thinkers by Human Resources magazine in 2014
National/international honour

2016 Michael R. Losey Human Resource Lifetime Research Award
Prize (including medals and awards)

UK's Most Influential People by HR Practitioners
Prize (including medals and awards)

  • People, Work and Organisation