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Dr Susan Scott

Associate Professor (Reader) of Information Systems

Faculty Group: Information Systems and Innovation
On Sabbatical leave 2014-2015 academic year


Dr Susan Scott is an Associate Professor (Reader) in the Department of Management. Her research focuses on technology, work and organisation from a management studies perspective. Susan has developed a major body of research examining the role of information systems in the transformation of work practices within the financial services sector. She has published on: the implementation of information systems for risk management; electronic trading; the strategic organisation of post-trade services; organisational reputation risk; enterprise resource planning and best practice. She is currently involved in research projects exploring the sociomateriality of service innovation and teaches a core Masters course in qualitative research methods for the ISI Group. Her background includes a BA in History and Politics (SOAS), MSc in Analysis, Design and Management of Information Systems (LSE), and a PhD in Management Studies (University of Cambridge).

Research interests

  • Implementation of information systems for risk management
  • Electronic trading
  • Strategic organisation of post-trade services
  • Organisational reputation risk
  • Enterprise resource planning and best practice
  • Sociomateriality of service innovation

Recent publications

Complete list of publications