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Professor Séamas Kelly

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Séamas Kelly

Full Professor
School of Business
01 716 4728
University College Dublin, School of Business, Quinn School of Business Belfield Dublin 4

BIO

Séamas Kelly is Professor of Organisation, Technology & Society at the UCD School of Business. He has a PhD in Management/Organisation Studies from the University of Cambridge, and a Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering & Microelectronics (1st Class) from University College Cork. He also holds a Diploma in Business & Executive Coaching from UCD, and is a practicing executive coach. Séamas' research interests are in the area of critical organisation and technology studies. He is a co-founder, and former Director, of the UCD Centre for Innovation, Technology & Organisation (CITO), and has held visiting appointments at the Universities of Cambridge and Sydney. His work is broadly concerned with the challenges of living and working in a technological age, including: * the relationship between knowledge, technology & social organisation; * practices of knowledge production/consumption & their politics; * digital innovation processes & their social implications; * social collaboration & learning; * organisational change management & its politics; * leadership & coaching cultures; * affectivity & embodiment in processes of knowing, organising & relating; * praxeological approaches to social/cultural inquiry.

UNIVERSITY COLLEGE DUBLIN APPOINTMENTS

  • Vice-Principal, Teaching & Learning
    UCD College of Business, Ireland1 Jan 2017
  • Director
    UCD Centre for Innovation, Technology & Organisation (CITO), Ireland2003 - 2009
  • Director
    UCD Centre for Innovation, Technology & Organisation (CITO), Ireland2010 - 2013

ACADEMIC POSITIONS

  • Research Fellow (Organisation Theory & Information Systems)
    University of Cambridge, Judge Business School, United Kingdom2017
  • Research Fellow (Knowledge, Technology & Organisation)
    University of Cambridge, United Kingdom2015 - 2017
  • Visiting Scholar
    University of Sydney, Australia2015 - 2015
  • Visiting Research Fellow
    University of Cambridge, Judge Business School, United Kingdom2013 - 2014
  • Visiting Associate
    Darwin College, University of Cambridge, United Kingdom2013 - 2014

DEGREES

  • BE
    University College Cork
  • PhD
    University of Cambridge

CERTIFICATIONS

  • Diploma in Business & Executive Coaching
    University College Dublin