Professor Clare Kelliher

Professor of Work and Organisation

Changing World of Work

Clare specialises in the organisation of work and the management of the employment relationship in the context of organisational change.


  • Flexible working practices
  • Employee engagement
  • New ways of working
  • Work-life balance
  • The transition to part-time working
  • Performance management
  • Self-employment
  • Agile working


Clare advises clients on how best to organise their work, workforce and workplace to maintain diversity of thinking, foster creativity and innovation, and ensure optimal performance.

She is an advocate of flexible working practices, and her work in this field has influenced Government policy and shaped organisational best practice. A regular speaker at academic and practitioner conferences, and a widely published author, she is also a member of the Guru Group set up to support the Government taskforce on employee engagement.


  • Working Families

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