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Dr. Fergal Mc Grath

Biography

Dr Fergal McGrath is a senior lecturer in Information Managment at the Kemmy Business School in the University of Limerick. Dr McGrath is a graduate electronic engineer who worked in Australia and the United Kingdom and went on to establish an engineering design company Seagull Electronics Ltd. Having completed an MBA in 1989 he has since pursued an academic career in the area of Information and Knowledge Management. He completed a doctorate in 2000 at the Henley Management College in the Brunel University. His research interests are in application of Instituion Economis to Information and Knowledge Management. Dr McGrath is the Director of the AIB Centre for Information and Knowledge Management which researches strategies in relation to the Information Knowledge resource.

Research Interests

Implementation of Organisational Information Systems; Knowledge Management; Knowledge Management Strategy Formulation; Knowledge Transfer; Organisational Search; Knowledge Management Systems; Information Strategy; Information Management; Technology Management; Social Networking;

Professional Activities

Education

  • 2000 Henley Management College - Doctor of Philosophy
  • 1989 University of Limerick - Master of Business Administration
  • 1979 NIHE Limerick - Bachelor of Science

Employment

  • Electronic Consulting Company - Owner Manager (15 years)

Publications

Conference Publication

Peer Reviewed Journal

2008

The IT professional and knowledge management: Researching the Irish perspective
McCarthy J.G., McGrath F.
International Journal Of Business Information Systems DOI: 10.1504/IJBIS.2008.018995