2021 Journal articles

Fonseca, L. & Nieth, L. (Forthcoming). The Role of Universities in Regional Development Strategies: A Comparison across Actors and Policy Stages.

Journal of European Urban and Regional Studies.

2021 Book chapters

Fonseca, L., Salomaa, M., Nieth, L. & Benneworth, P. (2021). Universities and Place-Leadership – A question of Agency and Alignment.

In Sotarauta, M. & Beer, A. (eds.) Handbook on City and Regional Leadership, Cheltenham: Edward Elgar Publishing.

2020 Journal articles

Fonseca, Liliana, Rodrigues, Carlos & Capelleras, Joan Lluis (2020). The Organizational Adaptation of Universities to Smart Specialization: the Emergence of Strategic Network Interface Units

European Planning Studies.

Keywords: Universities, smart specialization, organizational adaptation, regional cooperation, interface units

DOI: https://doi.org/10.1080/09654313.2020.1854188

Alpaydın, Utku Ali Rıza & Fitjar, Rune Dahl (2020). Proximity across the distant worlds of university–industry collaborations

Papers in Regional Science, 1-23.

Keywords: Distance; proximity; Norway; survey; university‐industry collaboration

DOI: https://doi.org/10.1111/pirs.12586

Germain-Alamartine, Eloïse; Ahoba-Sam, Rhoda; Moghadam-Saman, Saeed & Evers, Gerwin (2020). Doctoral graduates’ transition to industry: networks as a mechanism? Cases from Norway, Sweden and the UK

Studies in Higher Education, 1-16.

Keywords: Doctorate holders, PhD graduates, doctoral education, university–industry networks, non-academic career, overlapping internal labour markets

DOI: https://doi.org/10.1080/03075079.2020.1754783

Cinar, Ridvan (2020). Structuration of Natural Resource-Based Innovations in Universities: How Do They Get Institutionalized?

Sustainability, 12(5), 1834

Keywords: bioeconomy; universities; natural resources; innovation; institutionalization; level of structuration

DOI: https://doi.org/10.3390/su12051834

Fernández Guerrero, David (2020). Industry–university collaboration in rural and metropolitan regions: What is the role of graduate employment and external non-university knowledge?

Journal of Rural Studies

Keywords: Industry–university interaction; Open innovation; Peripheral regions; Regional imbalances

DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jrurstud.2020.03.007

Salomaa, Maria, Fonseca, Liliana, Nieth, Lisa & Benneworth, Paul (2020). The Role of Universities in Building Dense Triple Helix Ecosystems in Sparse Regional Environments.

In L. Farinha, D. Santos, J. Ferreira & M. Ranga (Eds.),

Keywords: Regional Helix Ecosystems and Sustainable Growth. Studies on Entrepreneurship, Structural Change and Industrial Dynamics. Springer, Cham.

2020 Book chapters

Benneworth, Paul, Cunha, Jorge and Cinar, Ridvan (2020). Between Good Intentions and Enthusiastic Professors: The Missing Middle of University Social Innovation Structures in the Quadruple Helix

In: Farinha L., Santos D., Ferreira J., Ranga M. (eds) Regional Helix Ecosystems and Sustainable Growth. Studies on Entrepreneurship, Structural Change and Industrial Dynamics.

Keywords: Universities and social innovation; Universities’ third mission; Institutional logics; Quadruple Helix; Social innovation upscaling; Entrepreneurial universities

DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-47697-7_3

2019 Journal articles

Ahoba-Sam, Rhoda (2019). Why do academics engage locally? Insights from the University of Stavanger.

Regional Studies, Regional Science, 6:1, 250-264.

Keywords: local academic engagement, motivations, university–industry linkages, regional advantages, collaboration, University of Stavanger

DOI: 10.1080/21681376.2019.1583600

Alpaydın, Utku Ali Rıza (2019). Exploring the spatial reach of co-publication partnerships of multinational enterprises: to what extent does geographical proximity matter?

Regional Studies, Regional Science, 6:1, 281-298.

Keywords: university–industry collaboration, co-publication, geographical proximity, multinational enterprises

DOI: 10.1080/21681376.2019.1583601

Atta-Owusu, Kwadwo (2019). Oasis in the desert? Bridging academics’ collaboration activities as a conduit for global knowledge flows to peripheral regions.

Regional Studies, Regional Science, 6:1, 265-280.

Keywords: knowledge flows, collaboration, global–local linkages, peripheral regions, bridging academics, the Netherlands

DOI: 10.1080/21681376.2019.1590230

Benneworth, Paul & Fitjar, Rune Dahl (2019). Contextualizing the role of universities to regional development: introduction to the special issue.

Regional Studies, Regional Science, 6:1, 331-338.

Keywords: regional innovation systems, regional graduate labour markets, university third mission, universities and regional development, universities and regional innovation, academic engagement motivations

DOI: 10.1080/21681376.2019.1601593

Cinar, Ridvan (2019). Delving into social entrepreneurship in universities: is it legitimate yet?

Regional Studies, Regional Science, 6:1, 217-232.

Keywords: social entrepreneurship, universities, new institutionalism, legitimacy, place-based belonging, third mission

DOI: 10.1080/21681376.2019.1583602

Evers, Gerwin (2019). The impact of the establishment of a university in a peripheral region on the local labour market for graduates.

Regional Studies, Regional Science, 6:1, 319-330.

Keywords: newly established university, human capital, peripheral regions, graduate labour market, wage, mobility

DOI: 10.1080/21681376.2019.1584051

Fonseca, Liliana (2019). Designing regional development? Exploring the University of Aveiro's role in the innovation policy process.

Regional Studies, Regional Science, 6:1, 186-202.

Keywords: universities, regional development, innovation policy, capacity-building, engagement, policy process

DOI: 10.1080/21681376.2019.1584050

Germain-Alamartine, Eloïse (2019). Doctoral education and employment in the regions: the case of Catalonia.

Regional Studies, Regional Science, 6:1, 299-318.

Keywords: doctoral education, doctorate holders, graduate employment, regional labour market, over-education, job mismatch

DOI: 10.1080/21681376.2019.1584049

Germain-Alamartine, Eloïse & Moghadam-Saman, Saeed (2019). Aligning doctoral education with local industrial employers’ needs: a comparative case study.

European Planning Studies, 28(2), 234-254.

Keywords: Doctoral education, science and technology parks, university–industry collaboration, generic skills, transferable skills

DOI: 10.1080/09654313.2019.1637401

Manrique, Sergio, Wróblewska, Marta & Good, Bradley (2019). Rethinking Research Impact Assessment: A Multidimensional Approach.

Fteval Journal for Research and Technology Policy Evaluation, 48, 161-177.

DOI: 10.22163/fteval.2019.385

Moghadam-Saman, Saeed (2019). Collaboration of Doctoral Researchers with Industry: A Critical Realist Theorization.

Industry and Higher Education.

Keywords: Collaboration with industry, critical realism, doctoral researchers, external engagement, transferable skills

DOI: 10.1177/0950422219865098

Nieth, Lisa & Benneworth, Paul (2019). Challenges of knowledge combination in strategic regional innovation processes - the Creative Science Park in Aveiro

European Planning Studies, 28(10), 1922-1940.

Keywords: Knowledge combination; regional innovation; stakeholder coalition; strategic processes

DOI: https://doi.org/10.1080/09654313.2019.1699908

Nieth, Lisa (2019). Understanding the strategic ‘black hole’ in regional innovation coalitions: reflections from the Twente region, eastern Netherlands.

Regional Studies, Regional Science, 6:1, 203-216.

Keywords: Regional strategies, regional coalitions and cooperation, regional development, stakeholder tensions, strategic alignment, smart specialization

DOI: 10.1080/21681376.2019.1578259

Salomaa, Maria (2019). Third mission and regional context: assessing universities’ entrepreneurial architecture in rural regions.

Regional Studies, Regional Science, 6:1, 233-249.

Keywords: entrepreneurial architecture framework, third mission, entrepreneurial university, rural region

DOI: 10.1080/21681376.2019.1586574

2019 Book chapters

Cadorin, Eduardo; Germain-Alamartine, Eloïse; Bienkowska, Dzamila; & Klofsten Magnus (2019). Universities and Science Parks: Engagements and Interactions in Developing and Attracting Talent.

In Kliewe T., Kesting T., Plewa C., Baaken T. (Eds), Developing Engaged and Entrepreneurial Universities, pp 151-169. Springer: Singapore.

Keywords: Entrepreneurial university, Engaged university, University-industry collaboration, Science Park, Talent, Human capital

DOI: 10.1007/978-981-13-8130-0_8

Fonseca, Liliana & Salomaa, Maria (2019). Entrepreneurial Universities and Regional Innovation: Matching Smart Specialisation Strategies to Regional Needs?

In A. D. Daniel, A. Teixeira & M. Torres Preto (Eds.), Examining the Role of Entrepreneurial Universities in Regional Development, pp. 260-285. Hershey, PA: IGI Global.

DOI: 10.4018/978-1-7998-0174-0.ch014

Nieth, Lisa & Benneworth, Paul (2019). Regional Policy Implications of the Entrepreneurial University: Lessons From the ECIU.

In A. D. Daniel, A. Teixeira & M. Torres Preto (Eds.), Examining the Role of Entrepreneurial Universities in Regional Development, pp. 242-259. Hershey, PA: IGI Global.

DOI: 10.4018/978-1-7998-0174-0.ch013

2018 Book chapters

Benneworth, Paul & Nieth, Lisa (2018). Conceptualising the university-region economic development interface in peripheral regions.

In P. Benneworth (ed.) Universities and Regional Economic Development - Engaging with the Periphery, pp. 180-193. Abingdon, Oxon: Routledge.

DOI: 10.4324/9781315168357-12

Benneworth, Paul & Nieth, Lisa (2018). Universities and regional development in peripheral regions.

In P. Benneworth (ed.) Universities and Regional Economic Development - Engaging with the Periphery, pp. 1-12. Abingdon, Oxon: Routledge.

DOI: 10.4324/9781315168357-1

Nieth, Lisa & Benneworth, Paul (2018). Future perspectives on universities and peripheral regional development.

In P. Benneworth (ed.) Universities and Regional Economic Development - Engaging with the Periphery, pp. 194-208. Abingdon, Oxon: Routledge.

DOI: 10.4324/9781315168357-13

Nieth, Lisa & Benneworth, Paul (2018). Universities and neo-endogenous peripheral development: Towards a systematic classification.

In P. Benneworth (ed.) Universities and Regional Economic Development - Engaging with the Periphery, pp. 13-25. Abingdon, Oxon: Routledge.

DOI: 10.4324/9781315168357-2