Styf, M. (2012). Pedagogisk ledning för en pedagogisk verksamhet? : om den kommunala förskolans ledningsstruktur. Diss. Umeå : Umeå universitet, 2012 (Akademiska avhandlingar vid Pedagogiska institutionen, Umeå universitet : )
Styf, M. (2017). The plan for Systematic Quality Work at preschools trough the lens of School improvement.. I ICSEI 2017 in Ottawa, Canada. Collaborative Partnerships for System-Wide Educational Improvement.
Styf, M. (2016). Management and the distribution of leadership in the systematically work with quality in preschool? - A way to improvement?. I ECER 2016 "Leading Education: The Distinct Contributions of Educational Research and Researchers".
Styf, M. (2016). Teachers leading their own mini-project - a way to build internal capacity?. I ECER 2016 "Leading Education: The Distinct Contributions of Educational Research and Researchers".
Styf, M. (2014). International collaboration and school leadership : – keys to school development and increased school results in one Swedish upper secondary school?. Paper presented at the APERA (The Asia Pacific Educational Research Association), Hong Kong, 19-21 Noveber 2014 at The Hong Kong Institute of Education
Sahlin, S. & Styf, M. (2014). Internationalization and school leadership : – keys to school improvement?. Paper presented at the The Asia Pacific Educational Research Association International Conference 2014 - Managing global changes and education reforms: Asia and Pacific Responses, Hong Kong.
Styf, M. (2014). "The world's best regional education system" - a school improvement project in three schools in Jämtlands and Västernorrlands counties : What is school improvement for schools?. Paper presented at the Nordic Educational Research Association, Lillehammer, 3-6 March, 2014
Styf, M. (2013). Visualisation and documentation of the goals in the national curriculum with tablets, prerequisites and opportunities for development of teaching in preschool?. I Building Learning Capacity for Life.
Styf, M. (2012). Educational management for an educational activity? : about the municipal pre-school management and leadership structure in Sweden. Paper presented at the European Conference on Educational Research (ECER), University of Cadiz, September 2012
Styf, M. (2006). Educational leadership in pre-school : A leadership in transition. Paper presented at the Nordisk Forening for Pedagogisk forskning 2006, Örebro