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Dr. Stephen McCarthy

Stephen McCarthy



Business Information Systems G81 O'Rahilly Building Cork University Business School University College Cork

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Dr. Stephen McCarthy is a lecturer and researcher in the Department of Business Information Systems. He holds a Ph.D. and MBS in Information Systems, and Bachelor of Commerce (Hons) degree in the National University of Ireland, Cork. His research interests centre on IT project management, agile distributed teams, participatory design, citizen participation, and health Information Systems. Stephen has also previously been involved in a number of IS projects across three leading research centres: the Health Information Systems Research Centre, Financial Services Innovation Centre, and the Institute for Business Development and Competitiveness. As part of his role he was responsible for analysing complex IS problems in both the private and public sector, and designing solutions to these challenges through qualitative and quantitative research.