photoDr. Simon Polovina

Reader in Business Computing
Department of Computing
Sheffield Hallam University

Enterprise Architect, CENTRIC

Room 9342 Cantor Building, 153 Arundel St, Sheffield, UK S1 2NU
Tel: +44 (0)114 225 6825 (direct line)

Leader, Conceptual Structures Research Group
Steering Group, Communication and Computing Research Centre (CCRC),
Cultural, Communication and Computing Research Institute (C3RI)

Co-Chairman, The Global University Alliance

LEAD Certified Enterprise Architecture eXpert
TOGAF 9 Certified
SAP Certified Associate Enterprise Architect
Certificate of Achievement in SAP Fiori UX
Certified Development Consultant SAP NetWeaver 2004s – NetWeaver Portal
Macromedia Dreamweaver MX 2004 Certified Developer


About me | Publications | Professional & Academic Activities | Leisure Interests | Other Things

Professional & Academic Activities

2002 to date

As above. Also:

Editor-in-chief of the International Journal of Conceptual Structures and Smart Applications (IJCSSA)

Principal Investigator, CUBIST (2010-13)

General Chair: ICCS 2007 - "Conceptual Structures: Knowledge Architectures for Smart Applications"
Program Chair: ICCS 2011 - "Conceptual Structures for Discovering Knowledge"

External Examiner, Department of Informatics, London South Bank University (2013 to date)

Course leader for MSc Enterprise Systems Professional with SAP, Sheffield Hallam University (2006-7, 2014-15)

1999 - 2001

Senior Lecturer, Department of Computer Science, University of Hertfordshire

1994 - 1999

Senior Lecturer in Business Information Technology, London South Bank University

1994 - 1995 (Part-time)

PGCHE (Post-Graduate Certificate in Higher Education), London South Bank University

1989 - 1993

PhD: 'The Suitability of Conceptual Graphs in Strategic Management Accountancy', Department of Computer Science, Loughborough University. As well as a summary of this research, the complete thesis is available in .pdf and the Departmental group photograph (Image, 103k) just after my graduation ceremony.

1988 - 1989

MSc Information Technology, Loughborough University

1982 - 1988

Accountant in various organisations including Local Government, Central Electricity Generating Board, BTR plc, Royal Automobile Club, and a Chartered Accountancy practice

1979 - 1982

BA(Hons.) Textile Management, University of Leeds

Leisure Interests

Other Things

Simon Polovina
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