Dr. Mostafa Mohamad

Salford Business School

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Contact Details

 Maxwell Building 617

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Current positions

Lecturer of Information Systems

BIOGRAPHY

Mo is a system analyst by profession and an action researcher by blood. He has a wide professional and academic experience in the areas of multi-layer systems development, e-Marketing, business modelling, and digital innovation. Before joining Salford Business School, Mo has served as a lecturer at Manchester Business School and Leeds Business School. Formerly, he served 7 years as a supply chain manager in the automotive and telecommunication industries.

During his time at SBS, Mo teaches a number of postgraduate and undergraduate courses in the areas of information management and systems development. Above all, he enjoys supervising PhD candidates in the wide discipline of business technology and Information systems

Teaching

  • BIP (Master Level)
  • Information Systems (Master Level)
  • Information & Operation Management (Master Level)
  • Principles of Systems Development (UG)
  • BIT 1 & 2 (UG)
  • Qualitative Methods (Doctoral Level)

Research Interests

Philosophy: Systems Thinking, Socio-technical Theory, Sociomateriality, Information Society Theories, Social Network Theories, Political Economy & Neo-institutional Theory, and Critical Theories

Digital Business: e-Commerce, Cloud Computing, Digital Marketing, Innovation Systems, Digital Innovation & Entrepreneurship, Mobile Computing, Big Data Analytics, GIS and ICT4D.

Strategic Management: Base of the Pyramid Models, Strategic Management, SAP, Anthropology, and Development Studies

Research Methods: Action Research, Case Studies, Structural Equation Modelling, Bayesian Statistics, MATLAB, NVIVO, SPSS, and R commander

PhD Supervision

I am currently supervising doctoral students in the area of IS & Society, Big Data analytics, and Mobile Computing.

I am particularly interested in in supervising future doctoral students in:

Philosophy: Systems Thinking, Socio-technical Theory, Sociomateriality, Information Society Theories, Social Network Theories, Political Economy & Neo-institutional Theory, and Critical Theories.

Digital Business: e-Commerce, Cloud Computing, Digital Marketing, Innovation Systems, Digital Innovation & Entrepreneurship, Mobile Computing, Big Data Analytics, GIS and ICT4D.

Strategic Management: Base of the Pyramid Models, Strategic Management, SAP, Anthropology, and Development Studies

Research Methods: Action Research, Case Studies, Structural Equation Modelling, Bayesian Statistics, MATLAB, NVIVO, SPSS, and R commander

Qualifications and Memberships

Qualifications:

  • PhD (University of Manchester)
  • MSc (University of Liverpool) - Distinction
  • PGCAP (University of Salford)
  • MA (Cairo University) - Distinction
  • BSc Hons (Cairo University) -Distinction
Memberships:
  • Academy of Management OCIS (2011-Now).
  • British Academy of Management (2014-Now).
  • Fellow of the Higher Education Academy (2013-Now).
  • Centre for Development Informatics (CDI) at the University of Manchester (2009-Now).

Manchester Institute of Innovation Research (MIoIR) (2010-Now)