Markus Sharaput

Senior Instructor


Phone: 902-494-3844
Fax: 902-494-7023
Mailing Address: 
Kenneth C. Rowe Management Building, Room 3024
6100 University Avenue, PO Box 15000
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2
Research Topics:
  • Evaluation
  • Governance
  • Public policy



  • BA (York)
  • MA (Carleton)
  • PhD (Carleton)

Research Interests

Professor Sharaput’s research interests include policy learning and capacity building in government organizations, innovation in government, innovative industrial policy, and regional economic and community development.

Selected Publications

  • The limits of learning: Policy evaluation and the Ontario Ministry of Research and Innovation. Sharaput, M. Canadian Public Administration 55(2), 247-267  (2012)
  • Harper government industrial strategy and industrial policy in the economic crisis. Sharaput, M. In G.B. Doern & C. Stoney (Eds.), How Ottawa Spends 2010-2011: Recession, Realignment, and the New Deficit Era (pp. 109-127). Montreal: McGill-Queen’s University Press  (2010)
  • Policies of culturing science and technology. Sharaput, M. In G. Toner (Ed.), Policy: From Ideas to Implementation (pp. 142-177). Montreal: McGill-Queen’s University Press  (2010)

Selected Awards and Honours

  • 2013  "Making a Difference" Teaching Award, Ryerson University

Current Teaching

  • MGMT 2801 - Government Structure