Cert., BA., M.Sc., MA., M.Sc., PhD

 
researcher

Biography

Sinead holds a degree in Business Studues (Marketing), MSc in Technology Management, MA in Teaching, Learning and Scholarship and a Doctorate in Philosophy Research interests include climate change, green innovation, e-learning, problem based learning, practice based learning. International industry experience in banking,retail, manufacturing, service and education sectors. Sinead has extensive research and industry experience in Europe, North America and Australasia.

Peer Reviewed Journals

  Year Publication
'Is eLearning a viable alternative for Small Medium Enterprises in Europe?'
Averill, Sinead,Hall, Timothy B 'Is eLearning a viable alternative for Small Medium Enterprises in Europe?'. [Details]
'SME GROWTH THROUGH PEOPLE: The role of higher education'
Hunt, Ingrid,Brien, Emma O,Panel, SME Expert 'SME GROWTH THROUGH PEOPLE: The role of higher education'. [Details]
'Taxonomy of green innovativeness capability in the regional micro-firm environment'
Mellett, Sinead 'Taxonomy of green innovativeness capability in the regional micro-firm environment'. [Details]
(2018) 'Network-facilitated green innovation capability development in micro-firms'
Mellett, Sinead,Kelliher, Felicity,Harrington, Denis (2018) 'Network-facilitated green innovation capability development in micro-firms'. Journal of Small Business and Enterprise Development, [Details]
(2014) 'Irish SMEs and e‐learning implementation: The strategic innovative approach'
Mellett, Sinead,O'Brien, Emma (2014) 'Irish SMEs and e‐learning implementation: The strategic innovative approach'. British Journal of Educational Technology, 45 (66):1001-1013 [Details]
(2010) 'ICT serves Business Training: Implementing Life-Long-Learning'
HALL, Timothy,HAMBURG, Ileana,O’BRIEN, Emma,MELLETT, Sinead (2010) 'ICT serves Business Training: Implementing Life-Long-Learning'. Development and Application Systems, [Details]

Conference Paper

  Year Publication
(2005) An observatory of eLearning in Small Medium Enterprises (SMEs) in Europe-The Promise versus the Reality.
Averill, Sinead,Hall, Timothy B (2005) An observatory of eLearning in Small Medium Enterprises (SMEs) in Europe-The Promise versus the Reality. Conference Paper [Details]

Thesis

  Year Publication
(2017) A cross-country exploration of the perceived impact of facilitated networks on green innovation capability development in the micro-firm.
Mellett, Sinead (2017) A cross-country exploration of the perceived impact of facilitated networks on green innovation capability development in the micro-firm. Thesis [Details]
(2005) An Observatory of ELearning in SMEs in Ireland.
Mellett, Sinead (2005) An Observatory of ELearning in SMEs in Ireland. Thesis [Details]

Other Activities

  Description

2004 -2006 Member of expert panel for SIF Programme for University and Industry Interface (PUII) 2006 Member of Committee workshop on Blended Learning and SMEs held in conjunction with the 1st Conference on Technology Enhanced Learning, Crete, Greece . 2006 Visiting Researcher National Research Council, Canada 2006 2006 Evaluator of LearnNB Strategic Plan, New Brunswick, Canada 2008 Chair on Plenary session for Final Conference on SimpEL project, Brussels, Belgium 2008 -2009 Steering Group, Clare Campus Skillnet 2008/09 Steering Committee member for SIF, Access Programme, NUI Galway 2013 Coderdojo mentor 2013-2013 Member of Committee Ennis 2020 2013-2014 Member of Steering Group Irish Leaning and Training Association 2014 Edtech 2014 Reviewer for Edtech conference papers 2014-2015 Reviewer and evaluator for SCRATCH school competitions 2015 DCU Green Committee member 2015-2017 DCU Internal examiner 2017 Paper and symposium reviewer for Academy of Management conference, Atlanta, Georgia, August 2017