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Professor Thomas Chesney

BSc (Queen), PG Diploma in Learning and Teaching (Bucks New University), PhD (Brunel), MSc (Edinburgh)
Professor of Information Systems

Department: Operations Management and Information Systems
Centre/Institute: Centre for Research in the Behavioural Sciences
Tel: +44 (0) 115 8467759
Location: C07 (Si Yuan Building, Jubilee Campus)

I have a PhD in Information Systems from Brunel University, an MSc in Informatics from Edinburgh University where my specialism was knowledge management and engineering, and a BSc in Information Management from the Queen's University of Belfast. I have a diploma in learning and teaching in higher education and am a fellow of the Higher Education Academy. I am also a member of the Association for Information Systems and the International Association for Development of the Information Society.
I am the author of Searching For Patterns published by Nottingham University Press and Competitive Information In Small Businesses, published by Kluwer. I am co-author of Principles of Business Information Systems, published by Cengage Learning.

Areas of Expertise
My research examines people's interaction with, and reaction to, information systems.
My personal web page can be found here.

Administrative Roles
Department Head (Operations Management and Information Systems)

School Committee Memberships
School Management Group 2020
Thomas is module convenor of the following modules:


Computers in Business (BUSI1001)
Database Design and Implementation (BUSI2018)

Details of all modules can be found on MyNottingham

I study the behaviour of networked individuals using field data and simulation.

Thomas is currently supervising the following Research Students:

Badr Alamr
Fatima Lopez Castellanos
Hafsa Alabdullateef
Reem Alsaedi
Reem Muaid
Symeon Dionysis

The following lists my publications from 2014 to the present day.

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