Dr Simon McGinnes

Senior Lecturer


Telephone: 01392 723702

Extension: (Streatham) 3702

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Simon is currently a Senior Lecturer in Computer Science and Programme Lead for the BSc and MSc IT Management for Business courses and the groundbreaking BSc (Hons) Digital and Technology Solutions degree apprenticeship. He is expert in business information systems and digital tech, and has combined a career teaching at universities in Australia, the UK and Ireland with a range of IT consultancy work. From 1995 to 2007 he owned and ran the software services and IT consulting company CORAS with offices in Ireland and the USA.

Simon gained his PhD in Information Systems from the London School of Economics in 2000. He is author of the book Information Technology in Business: Technology, Methods and Applications (Bristol Academic Press). From 2008 until 2014 Simon directed the Information Systems Programme at Trinity College Dublin. He has consulted to and worked for a wide range of organisations including McDonnell Douglas, Morgan Bank, Oracle, Siemens, Standard Life, Shell, Marriott, Bank of Ireland, the Irish High Court and the European Commission.