Sub-theme 59: Organization, Professionalism and Office as a Vocation [merged with sub-theme 27]

Haldor Byrkjeflot, University of Oslo, Norway
Anne Roelsgaard Obling, Copenhagen Business School, Denmark
Thomas Lopdrup-Hjorth, Copenhagen Business School, Denmark
Session I: Thursday, July 06, 11:00 to 12:30, M A222 (2nd floor)
Chair: Anne Roelsgaard Obling
Mitchell Dean
Oath and office
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Grahame Thompson
Walter Jarvis and Natalia Nikolova
The stewardship of office: Foregrounding human dignity in personhood
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Thomas Lopdrup-Hjorth
Session II: Thursday, July 06, 14:00 to 15:30, M A222 (2nd floor)
Discretion and Vocation in Organizations
Chair: Thomas Lopdrup-Hjorth
Kirstine Zinck Pedersen and Paul L. du Gay
Discretion and bureaucracy
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Julie Wolfram Cox
Julie Wolfram Cox and Andreas Pekarek
Exercising professional discretion: Toward a new research agenda for street-level bureaucracy after the practice turn
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Kirstine Zinck Pedersen
Sergio C. Pereira and Sandra Regina Rocha-Pinto
Is the perceived organizational support distorted by vocation?
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Carolyn P. Swen
Session III: Friday, July 07, 09:00 to 10:30, M A222 (2nd floor)
Producing Security
Chair: Anne Roelsgaard Obling
Lucas Sena de Souza Dembogurski and Dijaci David de Oliveira
Resocialization and APAC method
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Roddy Walker
Nathalie Iloga Balep, Christian Huber, Jacob Reilley and Tobias Scheytt
Quantifying the good prison: The tension between security and resocialization through the lens of space
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Pål Nygaard
Elisabeth Naima Mikkelsen
Detached engagement: Managing human relations in the production of security in prisons
Philipp Arnold
The everyday production of security: A critical discourse analysis of domestic security companies
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Nathalie Iloga Balep
Session IV: Friday, July 07, 11:00 to 12:30, M A222 (2nd floor)
Changing Conditions for Organizational Work
Chair: Haldor Byrkjeflot
Patricia Schütte, Florian Brauner, Malte Schönefeld and Frank Fiedrich
German police organizations between persistence and change – Challenges and solutions
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Anne Roelsgaard Obling
Carolyn P. Swen
“This is my life’s calling”: Urban school administrators’ calling narratives in the context of accountability reform
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Sergio C. Pereira
Charles Barthold
Security employment and ethnicity in the UK higher education
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Patricia Schütte-Bestek
Anne Roelsgaard Obling
Follow the doctrine: On training and disciplined comportment of General Staff Officers in the Royal Danish Army
Session V: Friday, July 07, 14:00 to 15:30, M A222 (2nd floor)
Management and Professionalism
Chair: Thomas Lopdrup-Hjorth
Elena P. Antonacopoulou
The return to reflexivity: Restoring the ethos of professionalism
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Nanna Mik-Meyer
Haldor Byrkjeflot and Pål Nygaard
How and why management has not (yet) become a profession
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Elena P. Antonacopoulou
Stephen Sirris
Hybrid professional middle managers committed to dual identities and work roles within coexisting institutional logics
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Charles Barthold
Session VI: Saturday, July 08, 09:00 to 10:30, M A222 (2nd floor)
Professions and Professionalism in Public Organizations
Chair: Haldor Byrkjeflot
Roddy Walker
Leadership development in the Danish public sector: Filling a jurisdictional gap with managerial action space?
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Stephen Sirris
Nanna Mik-Meyer
Hybrid organisations and social work: Streamlining professional work in homeless shelters
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Anders Forssell
Anders Forssell and Anders Ivarsson Westerberg
The simultaneous professionalization and amateurization of administrative work in contemporary public organizations
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Natalia Nikolova
Session VII: Saturday, July 08, 11:00 to 12:30, M A222 (2nd floor)
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