Paul Andrew Ryan

Lecturer Bar/College Lecturer

Contact Details

Lecturer
Management
School of Business & Economics and the Whitaker Institute
Cairnes Building
NUI Galway

T: 00353 91 492020
E: paul.a.ryan@nuigalway.ie
 
researcher

Biography

Prior to joining NUI, Galway Dr Ryan was a Lecturer in Business Administration at University College Dublin. He also spent two years as an investment analyst at L&D Investment Consultants, Hong Kong and as a management consultant at Dew-Point International, Hong Kong. He completed his PhD at the Judge Institute of Management Studies, University of Cambridge and his Master of Business Studies, Graduate School of Business, University College Dublin. Dr Paul Ryan is a Lecturer in Strategic Management, Entrepreneurship and International Business at NUI, Galway and a research project leader at the Centre for Innovation & Structural Change (CISC). He is also an occasional lecturer at the University of La Coruna, Spain and a reviewer for the Academy of Management, Academy of International Business and Organisation Research Methods journal.

Selected Publications:

1.      Giblin, M. and Ryan, P.A. (2010): “Tight Clusters or Loose Networks? The Critical Role of Inward Foreign Investment in Cluster Creation”, Regional Studies, pp 1-14.

2.      Dundon, T., Ryan, P.A.,  Morgan, D., and Maloney, M. (2006): “Conceptualising the Dynamics of Employee Information and Consultation: Evidence from Ireland”, Industrial Relations Journal, Vol 37, Issue 5, pp 492-512.

3.      Ryan, P.A., Giblin, M. and Walshe, E. (2004): “From Subcontracted R&D to Joint Collaboration: The Role of Trust in Facilitating this Process”, International Journal of Innovation and Technology Management, Vol 1, no. 2, pp 205-231.

Research Interests

Business models, innovation systems, industrial clusters, born global entrepreneurs.

Research Projects

  Project Start Date End Date
Innovation & regional competitive Advantage 01-JAN-06 01-FEB-07
CAPABILITIES & COMPETITIVENESS METHODOLOGICAL APPROACH FOR UNDERSTANDING IRISH ECONOMICS IRCHSS PAUL RYAN 17-DEC-10 30-JUL-13
PRTLI3 CISC 2 30-JUN-02 12-MAY-08
EU- MARIE CURIE -'LUCERNA' DR P RYAN MNMGT 01-OCT-06 31-DEC-13
EUROPEAN FOUNDATION SURVEYS ON WORKING CONDITIONS 01-SEP-02 01-OCT-11
MF 2001 EFFECTS OF MULTINAT INVEST PAUL RYAN 01-APR-02 29-NOV-04
DR PAUL RYAN GENERAL ACCOUNT 01-SEP-08 31-DEC-20
ATLAN UNV ALLIA MGMT STRAT OPERATIONS P RYAN 01-SEP-02 30-SEP-06

Peer Reviewed Journals

  Year Publication
(2012) 'Born Global Networks: The Role of Connectors'
Smith, A., Ryan, P. and Collings, D. (2012) 'Born Global Networks: The Role of Connectors'. European Journal Of International Management, 6 (5):566-589 [Details]
(2012) 'High-Tech Clusters, Innovation Capabilities And Technological Entrepreneurship: Evidence From Ireland'
Ryan, P. and Giblin, M (2012) 'High-Tech Clusters, Innovation Capabilities And Technological Entrepreneurship: Evidence From Ireland'. World Economy, 6 (5):266-289 [Details]
(2012) 'Tight or Loose Networks? The Critical Role of Inward Investment in Cluster Creation'
Giblin, M. and Ryan, P. (2012) 'Tight or Loose Networks? The Critical Role of Inward Investment in Cluster Creation'. Regional Studies, 46 (2):245-258 [ARAN Link] [Details]
(2010) 'Interviewing Reluctact Respondents: Strikes, Henchmen and Gaelic Games'
Dundon, T. and Ryan, P. (2010) 'Interviewing Reluctact Respondents: Strikes, Henchmen and Gaelic Games'. Organizational Research Methods, 13 (3):562-581 [Details]
(2009) 'Case Research Interview: Eliciting Superior Quality Data'
Ryan, P. and Dundon, T. (2009) 'Case Research Interview: Eliciting Superior Quality Data'. International Journal Of Case Method Research And Application, 20 (4):443-451 [Details]
(2008) 'The Qualitative Research Interview: Fashioning Respondent Affinity'
Ryan, P. and Dundon, T. (2008) 'The Qualitative Research Interview: Fashioning Respondent Affinity'. Journal of Management Research, 1 (1) [Details]
(2007) 'A Framework For Strategic Repositioning: The Case Of Bulmers Original Cider'
Ryan, P.A., Moroney, M., Cunningham, J. and Geoghegan, W. (2007) 'A Framework For Strategic Repositioning: The Case Of Bulmers Original Cider'. Irish Journal of Management, 28 (22) [Details]
(2006) 'Conceptualising the Dynamics of Employee Information and Consultation: Evidence from Ireland'
Dundon, T., Ryan, P.A., Morgan, D. and Maloney, M. (2006) 'Conceptualising the Dynamics of Employee Information and Consultation: Evidence from Ireland'. Industrial Relations Journal, 37 :492-512 [Details]
(2004) 'From Subcontracted R&D to Joint Collaboration: The Role of Trust in Facilitating this Process'
Ryan, P.A., Giblin, M. and Walshe, E. (2004) 'From Subcontracted R&D to Joint Collaboration: The Role of Trust in Facilitating this Process'. International Journal of Innovation and Technology Management, 1 (2):205-231 [Details]
(2003) 'Innovation in the Irish Sector: Economy, Culture and Communication'
Green, R., Giblin, M., Ryan, P.A. and Moroney, M. (2003) 'Innovation in the Irish Sector: Economy, Culture and Communication'. Trends in Communication, (10):89-113 [Details]
(2001) 'Suppliers' Perspectives of Lean Operation and Business-to-Business Relations from the Periphery of an Industrial Market'
Ryan, P.A.. (2001) 'Suppliers' Perspectives of Lean Operation and Business-to-Business Relations from the Periphery of an Industrial Market'. Irish Marketing Review, 14 (1):5-14 [Details]
(2000) 'Brand Alliances: From Reputation Endorsement to Collaboration on Core Competences'
Ryan, P.A.. and Cooke, S. (2000) 'Brand Alliances: From Reputation Endorsement to Collaboration on Core Competences'. Irish Marketing Review, 13 (2):36-41 [Details]

Book Chapters

  Year Publication
(2012) 'Strategic Repositioning: A Case Study of Bulmers Original Cider'
Ryan, P. (2012) 'Strategic Repositioning: A Case Study of Bulmers Original Cider' In: Case Studies in Global Management: Strategy, Innovation and People Management, eds Dundon, T. and Wilkinson, A. Sydney: Tilde University Press. [Details]
(2009) ''Combating Information Suspicion: Guinness. Sports and Glassblowing''
Ryan, P. and Dundon, T. (2009) ''Combating Information Suspicion: Guinness. Sports and Glassblowing'' In: Method in Madness: Research Stories You Don't Read in Textbooks. Oxford: Chandos Publishing. [Details]
(2008) 'Bulmer's Original Cider: A Case in Strategic Repositioning'
Ryan, P., Moroney, M. & Geoghegan, W. (2008) 'Bulmer's Original Cider: A Case in Strategic Repositioning' In: Management 2.0. Dublin: Blackhall Publishing. [Details]
(2004) 'Bulmer's: A Case In Strategic Learning'
Ryan, P., Moroney, M., Geoghegan, W. & Hayes, M. (2004) 'Bulmer's: A Case In Strategic Learning' In: International Marketing: An SME Perspective. London: Pearson Education Limited. [Details]
(2003) 'Industrial Clusters - The Role of organisations and Institutions'
Ryan, P.A., Giblin, M. and Green, R. (2003) 'Industrial Clusters - The Role of organisations and Institutions' In: Innovation and the Knowledge Economy In Genoff, R. and Sheather, G. Playford Publication Adelaide. [Details]
(1997) 'Industrial Markets and Neo-Modern Production: The View from the Edge'
Ryan, P.A. (1997) 'Industrial Markets and Neo-Modern Production: The View from the Edge' In: Competing From The Periphery: Core Issues In International Business In Fynes, B. and Ennis, S. Oak Tree Press Dublin. [Details]

Conference Publications

  Year Publication
(2013) DRUID Annual Conference
Ryan, P. Giblin, M. and Fahy, J. (2013) Satellite High-Tech Clusters, Flagship MNE Subsidiaries and Mothership Ecosystems: Specialisation, Adaptation and Connectivity in Staving off Cluster Malaise DRUID Annual Conference ESADE Business School, Barcelona, Spain, , 17-JUN-13 - 19-JUN-13 [Details]
(2013) Academy of International Business Annual Meeting
Ryan, P., Giblin, M., Collings, D. and Fahy, J. (2013) Industry Clusters Life Cycle Extension Flagship: Specialisation, Adaptation and Connectivity in Staving off Extinction Academy of International Business Annual Meeting Istanbul, Turkey, , 03-JUL-13 - 06-JUL-13 [Details]

Conference Paper

  Year Publication
(2012) Specialisation, Adaptation and Connectivity in Staving off Technology Cluster Extinction, Regional Science Association 41st Annual Conference, National University of Ireland, Galway.
Ryan, P.; Giblin, M.; Clancy, J. and Collings, D. (2012) Specialisation, Adaptation and Connectivity in Staving off Technology Cluster Extinction, Regional Science Association 41st Annual Conference, National University of Ireland, Galway. Conference Paper [Details]
(2011) Multinational Subsidiary Innovation and Local Knowldege Tap-In, Academy of International Business Annual Conference, Nagoya, Japan.
Ryan, P. and Fahy, J. (2011) Multinational Subsidiary Innovation and Local Knowldege Tap-In, Academy of International Business Annual Conference, Nagoya, Japan. Conference Paper [Details]
(2011) Whither the Irish Economy?' 2nd International Conference on the Irish Economy, Lehigh University, PA, USA.
Ryan, P. (2011) Whither the Irish Economy?' 2nd International Conference on the Irish Economy, Lehigh University, PA, USA. Conference Paper [Details]
(2009) High-Tech Multinational Learning Spillovers and Indigenous Technopreneurship, EDGE Conference, Singapore Management University.
Ryan, P. and Tulum, O. (2009) High-Tech Multinational Learning Spillovers and Indigenous Technopreneurship, EDGE Conference, Singapore Management University. Conference Paper [Details]
(2008) The Significance of 'Lead' Multinational Firms in Regional Industry Clusters: the Case of the Medical Technology Sector in Ireland. EUNIP Conference San Sebastian, Spain.
Giblin, M. And Ryan, P. (2008) The Significance of 'Lead' Multinational Firms in Regional Industry Clusters: the Case of the Medical Technology Sector in Ireland. EUNIP Conference San Sebastian, Spain. Conference Paper [Details]
(2008) International Entrepreneurship for Traditional SMEs via the Internet: A Longitudinal Study of Kennys Bookstore. EDGE Conference Singapore Management University Singapore.
Fahy, J. and Ryan, P. (2008) International Entrepreneurship for Traditional SMEs via the Internet: A Longitudinal Study of Kennys Bookstore. EDGE Conference Singapore Management University Singapore. Conference Paper [Details]
(2007) University-Industry Collaboration Within The Triple Helix Model: The Role Of Universities In Creating Capabilities For Firms. Triple Helix Association Biennial Conference Singapore.
Geoghegan, W. and Ryan, P. (2007) University-Industry Collaboration Within The Triple Helix Model: The Role Of Universities In Creating Capabilities For Firms. Triple Helix Association Biennial Conference Singapore. Conference Paper [Details]
(2007) High-Technology Clusters In A Peripheral Region Of A Small, Open Economy: The Role Of Local And Global Linkages. EUNIP Conference University Of Florence, Department Of Economic Sciences And Pin S.C.R.L. Prato, Florence, Italy.
Giblin, M. and Ryan, P. (2007) High-Technology Clusters In A Peripheral Region Of A Small, Open Economy: The Role Of Local And Global Linkages. EUNIP Conference University Of Florence, Department Of Economic Sciences And Pin S.C.R.L. Prato, Florence, Italy. Conference Paper [Details]
(2006) High Technology Industrial Clusters in a Global Environment. Academy of International Business Conference University of Beijing China.
Giblin, M. and Ryan, P. (2006) High Technology Industrial Clusters in a Global Environment. Academy of International Business Conference University of Beijing China. Conference Paper [Details]
(2006) University- Industry Collaboration Within The Triple Helix Model: The Role Of Universities In Creating Capabilities For Firms. The Irish Academy Of Management Conference Cork, Ireland.
Geoghegan, W. and Ryan, P. (2006) University- Industry Collaboration Within The Triple Helix Model: The Role Of Universities In Creating Capabilities For Firms. The Irish Academy Of Management Conference Cork, Ireland. Conference Paper [Details]
(2006) University- Industry Collaboration within the Triple Helix Model: The Role of Universities in Creating Capabilities for Firms. EUNIP Conference Limerick, Ireland.
Geoghegan, W. and Ryan, P. (2006) University- Industry Collaboration within the Triple Helix Model: The Role of Universities in Creating Capabilities for Firms. EUNIP Conference Limerick, Ireland. Conference Paper [Details]
(2006) A Framework for a Strategic Repositioning Strategy: A Case of Bulmer's Original Cider. The Irish Academy Of Management Conference Cork, Ireland.
Geoghegan, W., Ryan, P., Cunningham, J. & Moroney, M. (2006) A Framework for a Strategic Repositioning Strategy: A Case of Bulmer's Original Cider. The Irish Academy Of Management Conference Cork, Ireland. Conference Paper [Details]
(2005) Strategic Repositioning: Lessons from Bulmer's Original Cider. Strategic Management Society Florida, USA.
Moroney, M., Cunningham, J., Ryan, P. and Geoghegan, W. (2005) Strategic Repositioning: Lessons from Bulmer's Original Cider. Strategic Management Society Florida, USA. Conference Paper [Details]
(2005) A Framework for A Strategic Repositioning Strategy: A Case Study of Bulmer's Original Cider. European Academy of Management Conference Munich, Germany.
Geoghegan, W., Cunningham, J., Ryan, P. & Moroney, M. (2005) A Framework for A Strategic Repositioning Strategy: A Case Study of Bulmer's Original Cider. European Academy of Management Conference Munich, Germany. Conference Paper [Details]
(2005) Strategic Repositioning. British Academy of Management Conference Oxford, UK.
Cunningham, J., Ryan, P., Moroney, M. and Geoghegan, W. (2005) Strategic Repositioning. British Academy of Management Conference Oxford, UK. Conference Paper [Details]
(2005) Industrial Clusters: The Role of Organisations and Institutions. EUNIP Conference University of Porto Portugal.
Giblin, M. and Ryan, P. (2005) Industrial Clusters: The Role of Organisations and Institutions. EUNIP Conference University of Porto Portugal. Conference Paper [Details]
(2005) Industrial Clusters in a Small Open Economy. The Competitiveness Institute Conference Hong Kong.
Ryan, P. (2005) Industrial Clusters in a Small Open Economy. The Competitiveness Institute Conference Hong Kong. Conference Paper [Details]
(2005) Conceptualising the dynamics of employee information and consultation: evidence from the Republic of Ireland. Workshop on Consultation and non-union employee representation in the European workplace London School of Economics (LSE).
Dundon, T., Curran, D., Ryan, P. and Maloney, M. (2005) Conceptualising the dynamics of employee information and consultation: evidence from the Republic of Ireland. Workshop on Consultation and non-union employee representation in the European workplace London School of Economics (LSE). Conference Paper [Details]
(2004) Organisational Change, Employment Regulation and Participation: The European Information and Consultation Directive. Colloquium on the Workplace of the Future: Perspectives from the European Union and Canada Bishop's University Quebec, Canada.
Dundon, T. and Ryan, P. (2004) Organisational Change, Employment Regulation and Participation: The European Information and Consultation Directive. Colloquium on the Workplace of the Future: Perspectives from the European Union and Canada Bishop's University Quebec, Canada. Conference Paper [Details]
(2004) Individualisation in a Globalised Marketplace. The Irish Academy Of Management Conference Trinity College Dublin.
Ryan, P. and Fahy, J. (2004) Individualisation in a Globalised Marketplace. The Irish Academy Of Management Conference Trinity College Dublin. Conference Paper [Details]
(2004) The Role of Trust in Collaborative R&D Projects. EUNIP Conference University of Birmingham.
Ryan, P., Giblin, M. and Walshe, E. (2004) The Role of Trust in Collaborative R&D Projects. EUNIP Conference University of Birmingham. Conference Paper [Details]
(2003) The Atlantic Technology Corridor: Problems and Prospects of Cluster Formation in Ireland. SEGRA Conference - Innovation in Europe: Dynamics, Institutions and Values Roskilde University Denmark.
Ryan, P., Giblin, M. and Martinez-Solano, L. (2003) The Atlantic Technology Corridor: Problems and Prospects of Cluster Formation in Ireland. SEGRA Conference - Innovation in Europe: Dynamics, Institutions and Values Roskilde University Denmark. Conference Paper [Details]
(2003) Industrial Clusters: The Role of Organisations and Institutions. SEGRA Conference - Innovation in Europe: Dynamics, Institutions and Values Roskilde University Denmark.
Giblin, M., Ryan, P. and Moroney, M. (2003) Industrial Clusters: The Role of Organisations and Institutions. SEGRA Conference - Innovation in Europe: Dynamics, Institutions and Values Roskilde University Denmark. Conference Paper [Details]
(2003) FDI Impact on Emerging Economies and Technology Embeddedness: Contrasting Lessons from Ireland and Mexico. Strategic Management Society Conference Hong Kong.
Ryan, P. and Martinez-Solano, L. (2003) FDI Impact on Emerging Economies and Technology Embeddedness: Contrasting Lessons from Ireland and Mexico. Strategic Management Society Conference Hong Kong. Conference Paper [Details]
(2003) Employee Information and Consultation: The Rising of a New Collectivist Dawn. The Irish Academy of Management Conference University College Dublin.
Dundon, T., Curran, D., Ryan, P. and Maloney, M. (2003) Employee Information and Consultation: The Rising of a New Collectivist Dawn. The Irish Academy of Management Conference University College Dublin. Conference Paper [Details]
(2003) Employee Information and Consultation in a Changing Economy. International Conference on Human Resource Management Cadiz, Spain.
Dundon, T. and Ryan, P. (2003) Employee Information and Consultation in a Changing Economy. International Conference on Human Resource Management Cadiz, Spain. Conference Paper [Details]
(2003) Horizontal R&D Collaborations: The Role of Trust in Research Cooperation. The Irish Academy of Management Conference University College Dublin.
Ryan, P., Giblin, M. and Walshe, E. (2003) Horizontal R&D Collaborations: The Role of Trust in Research Cooperation. The Irish Academy of Management Conference University College Dublin. Conference Paper [Details]
(2002) Atlantic Technology Corridor: Dynamics of Cluster Development in Ireland. The Irish Academy of Management Conference Waterford, Ireland.
Ryan, P., Giblin, M., Green, R. and Moroney, M. (2002) Atlantic Technology Corridor: Dynamics of Cluster Development in Ireland. The Irish Academy of Management Conference Waterford, Ireland. Conference Paper [Details]
(2001) Buyer-Supplier Relationship Strength, Capability and Business Performance. Industrial Marketing and Purchasing (IMP) Group Conference Oslo, Norway.
Ryan, P. deBurca, S. and Fynes, B. (2001) Buyer-Supplier Relationship Strength, Capability and Business Performance. Industrial Marketing and Purchasing (IMP) Group Conference Oslo, Norway. Conference Paper [Details]
(2000) Global and Transnational Co-Branding Alliances: A Conceptual Investigation of Typologies. American Marketing Association Conference Buenos Aires, Argentina.
Ryan, P. and Cooke, S. (2000) Global and Transnational Co-Branding Alliances: A Conceptual Investigation of Typologies. American Marketing Association Conference Buenos Aires, Argentina. Conference Paper [Details]
(2000) Partnership for All? Supplier Segmentation in the European Auto Component Industry. Production and Operations Management Conference Seville, Spain.
Ryan, P. deBurca, S. and Fynes, B. (2000) Partnership for All? Supplier Segmentation in the European Auto Component Industry. Production and Operations Management Conference Seville, Spain. Conference Paper [Details]

Other Item

  Year Publication
(2002) Business-to-Business Relations from the Periphery of an Industrial Market: Difficulties and Opportunities. Circulo de Dirigentes.
Ryan, P. A. (2002) Business-to-Business Relations from the Periphery of an Industrial Market: Difficulties and Opportunities. Circulo de Dirigentes. Other Item [Details]
(1998) The Implementation of Total Quality Management. European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights, (FRA) Vienna, Austria.
Ryan, P. A. (1998) The Implementation of Total Quality Management. European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights, (FRA) Vienna, Austria. Other Item [Details]

Non Published Reports

  Year Publication
(2004) Impact of EU Information & Consultation Directive for Department of Enterprise, Trade and Employment. Human Resource Management : A Critical Text In Wood, G and Collings, D. G.
Dundon, T., Ryan, P., Morgan, D. and Maloney, M. (2004) Impact of EU Information & Consultation Directive for Department of Enterprise, Trade and Employment. Human Resource Management : A Critical Text In Wood, G and Collings, D. G. Non Published Reports [Details]
(2003) A Study of Conditions in the Irish Hotel and Transport Sectors, for European Foundation for Working and Living Conditions. Irish Current Law Statutes Annotated.
Dundon, T., Ryan, P. and Harvey, N. (2003) A Study of Conditions in the Irish Hotel and Transport Sectors, for European Foundation for Working and Living Conditions. Irish Current Law Statutes Annotated. Non Published Reports [Details]
(2002) E-Logistics: Potentials, Strategies and Challenges, for Enterprise Ireland. Irish Jurist 412- 414.
Ryan, P. (2002) E-Logistics: Potentials, Strategies and Challenges, for Enterprise Ireland. Irish Jurist 412- 414. Non Published Reports [Details]
(2001) An Analysis of the Scope and Potential for Regional Air Services in Ireland, for InterTrade Ireland. Amnesty International, Irish Section.
Kenna, J. and Ryan, P. (2001) An Analysis of the Scope and Potential for Regional Air Services in Ireland, for InterTrade Ireland. Amnesty International, Irish Section. Non Published Reports [Details]
(2000) Audit of Logistics' Services and Transport Infrastructure in the North European Trade Axis (NETA) Corridor, for Tameside Metropolitan Borough. Irish Current Law Statutes Annotated, Dublin: Thompson/Round Hall.
Fynes, B. and Ryan, P. (2000) Audit of Logistics' Services and Transport Infrastructure in the North European Trade Axis (NETA) Corridor, for Tameside Metropolitan Borough. Irish Current Law Statutes Annotated, Dublin: Thompson/Round Hall. Non Published Reports [Details]

Working Paper

  Year Publication
(2000) Brand Alliances: A Collaborative Strategy for Market Formation and Market Growth. European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights, (FRA) Vienna, Austria.
Ryan, P.A. and Cooke, S. (2000) Brand Alliances: A Collaborative Strategy for Market Formation and Market Growth. European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights, (FRA) Vienna, Austria. Working Paper [Details]

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Strategic Management, Entrepreneurship, International Business.

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