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Professor Thomas Chesney

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

Department: Operations Management and Information Systems
Centre/Institute: CRIBS
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.


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

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Thomas is module convenor of the following module(s):


Database Design and Implementation (BUSI2018)


Data Management and Manipulation (BUSI4488)

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:

Hafsa Alabdullateef
Reem Muaid
Reem Obaid A Alsaedi
School Administrative Roles
Department Head (Operations Management and Information Systems)

School and University Committee Memberships
School Executive 2023


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