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Education

2002-2005
London School of Economics and Political Science [LSE]
University of London, UK.
PhD in Information Systems.

2001-2002
London School of Economics and Political Science [LSE]
University of London, UK.

MSc in Analysis, Design and Management of Information Systems.

2001
AT Emile Woolf College, London, UK.
Management Accounting [Foundation Stage Uncompleted].

1996-2000
Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Kumasi, Ghana. [KNUST]
BSc (Hons) in Planning (Urban and Land Use Planning).

1992-1994
T. I. Ahmadiyya Secondary School, Kumasi, Ghana.
A Level.

1987-1992
Prempeh College, Kumasi, Ghana.
GCE O Level.

Work History

Since August 2007

Senior Lecturer of Information Systems: School of Technology, Ghana Institute of Management and Public Administration (GIMPA), Accra, Ghana.

March 2005 - April 2007

Post-Doctoral Research Fellow: Interaction Design Centre, University of Limerick, Ireland.

October 2003 - March 2005

Graduate Teaching Assistant: Dept of Information Systems, LSE, UK.

October 2003 - August 2005

Visiting Lecturer: Dept of Humanities, Arts and Languages, London Metropolitan University, UK.

June 2003 - September 2003

Research Assistant: Centre for Learning Technology, LSE, UK.

June 2002 - September 2002

Information Strategy Action Researcher: Lambeth Borough Council, UK.

June - September 1995

Receptionist: Noks Hotel, Kumasi, Ghana.

December 1994 - September 1995

Primary School Teacher: Kokooso Presbyterian Primary School, Suhum District, Eastern Region, Ghana.

Professional Activities

Examiner: University of London External Bachelor's Degree in Information Systems and Management, 2003 - 2006.

Reviewer: 32nd International Conference on Information Systems (ICIS '10), 2011. - manuscript numbers ICIS-0125-2011, ICIS-0160-2011 and ICIS-0866-2011.

Reviewer: 10th International Conference on Mobile Business, 2011. (one manuscript)

Reviewer: African Journal of Information Systems (AJIS) manuscript number 83. 2011.

Reviewer: 71st Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management, 2011. - manuscript numbers 10056, 12757, 14440, 15317, 15424, and 16668.

Reviewer: 31st International Conference on Information Systems (ICIS '10), 2010. - manuscript number ICIS-0811-2010.

Reviewer: 2nd International Conference on ICT for Africa, 2010

Reviewer: European Journal of Information Systems (EJIS) manuscript numbers A090227A1 and S10QUAL0054, 2010.

Reviewer: European Conference on Information Systems (ECIS '10). 2009. - Papers 0004, 0104, 0216, and 0311.

Reviewer: European Journal of Information Systems (EJIS) manuscript numbers 1861 and 1915, 2009.

Reviewer: 7th International Conference on Mobile Business, 2008.

Reviewer: 4th International Conference on Ubiquitous Intelligence and Computing (UIC-07), 2007.

Reviewer: 27th International Conference on Information Systems (ICIS '06), 2006.

Reviewer: Information Systems Journal (ISJ) Special Issue on "Managing Knowledge Transfer in Distributed Contexts," 2006.

Reviewer: Communications of the ACM (CACM) Special Issue on "Flexible and Distributed Software Development," 2006.

Reviewer: European Journal of Information Systems (EJIS) Special Issue on "Language-Oriented Action Learning," 2006.

Reviewer: 26th International Conference on Information Systems (ICIS '05), 2005.

Reviewer: International Federation on Information Processing WorkGroup 8.2 (IFIP 8.2) Conference on "Designing Ubiquitous Information Environments - Socio-Technical Issues and Challenges," 2005.

Conferences Attended

August 2011

71st Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management (AOM), San Antonio, Texas, USA - Presenter.

March 2011

3rd International Conference on ICT for Africa, Ota, Nigeria - Delegate.

December 2010

31st International Conference on Information Systems (ICIS), St. Louis, Missouri, USA - Presenter.

June 2010

International Federation of Information Processing, Technical Committee 8, Workgroup 5 (IFIP 8.5) Conference on E-Government (EGOV), Lausanne, Switzerland - Presenter.

June 2009

9th European Conference on E-Government (ECEG), London, UK - Presenter.

June 2008

16th European Conference on Information Systems (ECIS), Galway, Republic of Ireland - Presenter.

September 2006

9th Irish Academy of Management Conference (IAM), Cork, Republic of Ireland - Presenter.

May 2006

International Workshop on Global Software Development for the Practitioner (GSD'06) held at the 28th International Conference on Software Engineering, Shanghai, China - Presenter.

September 2005

International Workshop on Distributed Software Development (DiSD'05) held at the 13th IEEE International Conference on Requirements Engineering, Paris, France - Presenter.

August 2005

IFIP 8.2 Conference (Designing Ubiquitous Information Environments: Socio-Technical Issues and Challenges), Cleveland, Ohio, USA - Presenter.

December 2004

25th ICIS, Washington DC, USA - Delegate.

December 2001

22nd ICIS, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA - Delegate.

Extra Curricular Activities

  • Member: LSE Football Team (2001 - 2005).
  • Sports Committee Chairman: Independence Hall, KNUST (1999/2000).
  • Captain: KNUST Football Team (1999/2000).
  • Member: KNUST Sports Union (1999/2000).
  • Member: KNUST Football Team (1996 - 2000).
  • Organising Secretary: Department of Planning, KNUST (1998/1999).

Dr. Gamel O. Wiredu
PhD in Information Systems

 
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Referees

Dr. Carsten Sorensen
Department of Management
London School of Economics and Political Science
Houghton Street
London WC2A 2AE
United Kingdom

Tel: +44 20 7955 6019
Fax: +44 20 7955 6102

E-mail:
c.sorensen@lse.ac.uk
(PhD Supervisor)


Prof. Jannis Kallinikos
Department of Management
The London School of Economics and Political Science
Houghton Street
London WC2A 2AE
United Kingdom

Tel: +44 020 7852 3622
Fax: +44 20 7955 6102

E-mail:
j.kallinikos@lse.ac.uk
(PhD Tutor)

Prof. Sam K. Afrane
Department of Planning,
Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology,
Kumasi,
Ghana.

Tel: +233 51 60324
Fax: +233 51 60324

E-mail:
samafrane@hotmail.com

Mr. Joseph Edusei
Department of Housing and Planning Research,
Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology,
Kumasi
Ghana

Tel: +233 51 60308
Fax: +233 51 60230

E-mail:
dopust@ighmail.com
 


Last Updated: 9th August 2011