Information Systems PhD Seminar Series and Workshops

This information is for the 2017/18 session.

Teacher responsible

Prof Jannis Kallinikos NAB3.24 and Prof Chrisanthi Avgerou


This course consists of a series of seminars and workshops at which PhD students present their work in progress.

Course content

This seminar series provides a forum for research students in management to present work in progress. Outside speakers may be invited from time to time.


20 hours of seminars in the MT. 20 hours of seminars in the LT. 20 hours of seminars in the ST.

For 2015/16 this will consist of a weekly, two hour, student-led seminar in weeks 2-9 of all three terms. There will also be one full-day PhD workshop with a guest speaker MT & LT. Details of these workshops are listed on the ISIG News and Events page and emailed to students and staff as they are arranged.


There is no formal assessment but all students are expected to attend the one day workshops and must email the course teacher to explain any absences. Attendance at the weekly seminars is more flexible but students should make an effort to attend as many as possible and to be involved in the organisation of at least one per year.

Key facts

Department: Management

Total students 2016/17: 4

Average class size 2016/17: 5

Value: Non-credit bearing

Guidelines for interpreting course guide information

Personal development skills

  • Team working
  • Communication