MSc in Science, MSc in Occ Health

Contact Details

Post Doctoral Researcher
Whitaker Institute
NUI Galway

E: TREVOR.CLOHESSY@nuigalway.ie
 
researcher

Biography


Dr. Trevor Clohessy (BSc, MSc. OHSE, MSc. IS, PhD. IS, PGDip Academic Practice)

Dr Clohessy is currently working as a business information systems post doctoral researcher and adjunct lecturer at NUI Galway. Dr Clohessy's main research interests lie in Digital Transformation. His research on cloud-based digital transformation has been published in a number of academic and practitioner fora, including the Cutter Consortium, ICIS, UKAIS, ECIS, IFIP and Bled.

Trevor has organised practitioner workshops and won prestigious awards for his research with the most notable recent honor being the industry impact award bestowed at the National University of Galway president’s research awards showcase and being nominated for the 2017 NUI Galway President's Award for Teaching Excellence.

Professional Service: 
  • Founder and Editor-in-Chief of NovoVerse which is an undergraduate research eJournal 
  • 2017 NUI Galway President's Awards for Teaching Excellence Nominee 
  • Founder of an Awarding Winning Student Technology Blog Resource called NoiseyGen.XYZ
  • J.E. Cairnes School of Business Anti-Bullying Panel NUI Galway Representative 
  • J.E. Cairnes School of Business Equality & Diversity Committee Member
  • J.E. Cairnes School of Business Health and Safety Chair 
  • Director at Youth Work Ireland Galway 
  • Editorial Advisory Board Member for IGI’s “Handbook of Research on Architectural Trends in Service-Driven Computing”
  • Undergraduate Awards Judge: Computer Science (2016) & Business (2017) Categories 
  • Reviewer: International Conference on Information Systems (ICIS)
  • Reviewer: European Conference of Information Systems (ECIS)
  • Reviewer: Australasian Conference on Information Systems (ACIS)
  • Reviewer: IEEE Transactions on Cloud Computing Journal
  • Reviewer: Information Technology and People Journal
Selected Publications: 

Clohessy, T., and Acton, T. (2017). This Time It's Personal: Enterprise Personal Analytics. Embracing the Potential, Avoiding the Pitfalls. Cutter Business Technology Journal, Digital Transformation in the Industrial Sector Special Issue, 30 (7) : 18-27

Clohessy, T., Acton, T., and Morgan, L. (2017). Lessons Learned: How to Leverage Cloud-Based Business Models. Cutter Business Technology Journal, 20 (7) : 1-11

Clohessy, T., and Acton, T. (2017). Enterprise Personal Analytics: Research Perspectives and Concerns, International Journal of Business Intelligence Research (IJBIR), Special Issue on Emerging Approaches for Business Intelligence and Analytics in Organisations.

Clohessy, T.,  Acton, T., and Morgan, L. (2017). The Impact of Cloud-Based Digital Transformation on IT Service Providers: Evidence from Focus Groups. International Journal of Cloud Applications and Computing (IJCAC), 7 (4) : 1-25

Further Information: 

LinkedIn: https://ie.linkedin.com/in/trevorclohessy

Recent Media Contributions: 

Silicon Republic: 

Irish Tech News: 


Research Interests

Digital Transformation (SME and Large Organizations), Cloud Computing, Business Models, Enterprise Personal Analytics and Blockchain

Research Projects

  Project Start Date End Date
Blockchain Theoretical Underpinnings 01-JUN-17 01-SEP-17
Gamifying Performance Tracking Solutions (PTS) Platform 03-AUG-15 01-MAR-16

Peer Reviewed Journals

  Year Publication
(2018) 'Enterprise Personal Analytics: Research Perspectives and Concerns'
Clohessy, T., and Acton, T. (2018) 'Enterprise Personal Analytics: Research Perspectives and Concerns'. International Journal of Business Intelligence Research (IJBIR), [Details]
(2017) 'This Time It's Personal: Enterprise Personal Analytics. Embracing the Potential, Avoiding the Pitfalls'
Clohessy, T., and Acton, T. (2017) 'This Time It's Personal: Enterprise Personal Analytics. Embracing the Potential, Avoiding the Pitfalls'. Cutter Business Technology Journal, 30 (7):18-27 [Details]
(2017) 'Lessons Learned: How to Leverage Cloud-Based Business Models'
Clohessy, Trevor; Acton, Thomas; Morgan, Lorraine (2017) 'Lessons Learned: How to Leverage Cloud-Based Business Models'. Cutter Business Technology Journal, 20 (7):1-11 [Details]
(2017) 'Contemporary Digital Business Model Decision Making: A Cloud Computing Supply-Side Perspective'
Clohessy, T., Acton, T., Morgan, L. (2017) 'Contemporary Digital Business Model Decision Making: A Cloud Computing Supply-Side Perspective'. International Journal Of Networking And Virtual Organisations, [DOI] [Details]
(2017) 'The Impact of Cloud-Based Digital Transformation on IT Service Providers: Evidence from Focus Groups'
Clohessy, T., Acton, T., & Morgan, L (2017) 'The Impact of Cloud-Based Digital Transformation on IT Service Providers: Evidence from Focus Groups'. International Journal of Cloud Applications and Computing (IJCAC), 7 (4) [Details]
(2017) '(De)Mystifying the Information and Communication Technology Business Model Concept'
Clohessy, T., Acton, T., Morgan, L. (2017) '(De)Mystifying the Information and Communication Technology Business Model Concept'. International Journal Of Networking And Virtual Organisations, [DOI] [Details]
(2013) 'Innovating in the Cloud'
Clohessy, Trevor; Acton, Thomas; Coughlan, Chris (2013) 'Innovating in the Cloud'. International Journal of Innovations in Business, 2 (1):29-41 [Details]

Books

  Year Publication
(2013) Proceedings of the 1st IAIS Workshop on Cloud Computing Research.
Acton, T.; Morgan, L.; Coughlan, C.; Clohessy, T. (2013) Proceedings of the 1st IAIS Workshop on Cloud Computing Research. Galway: Hewlett-Packard. [DOI] [Details]

Book Chapters

  Year Publication
(2014) 'A Theoretical Framework for Examining IT Governance in Living Laboratory Ecosystems'
Clohessy, T.; Morgan, L.; Acton, T. (2014) 'A Theoretical Framework for Examining IT Governance in Living Laboratory Ecosystems' In: Creating Values For All Through IT. Denmark: Springer Press. [DOI] [Details]

Conference Publications

  Year Publication
(2017) International Conference on Information Systems (ICIS)
Clohessy, T. et al. (2017) An Analysis of the 2016 American Presidential Nominees’ Tweets: A Magical Realism Perspective International Conference on Information Systems (ICIS) [ARAN Link] [Details]
(2017) The 30th Bled eConference
Clohessy, T., Acton, T., Morgan, L. (2017) The Impact of Cloud-Based Digital Transformation on ICT Service Providers’ Strategies The 30th Bled eConference Bled, Slovenia, , 18-JUN-17 - 21-JUN-17 [Details]
(2016) 24th European Conference in Information Systems (ECIS)
Clohessy, T., Acton, T., and Morgan, L and Conboy, K (2016) The Times they are A-Changin for ICT Service Provision: A Cloud Computing Business Model Perspective 24th European Conference in Information Systems (ECIS) Istanbul, Turkey, , 12-JUN-16 - 15-JUN-16 [Details]
(2016) The 29th Bled eConference
Clohessy, T., Acton, T., and Morgan, L (2016) Running While Standing Still: Rethinking ICT Business Model Decisions for the New Cloud Economy The 29th Bled eConference Bled, Slovenia, , 20-JUN-16 - 22-JUN-16 [Details]
(2014) IFIP WG8.6 on Creating Values For All Through IT
Clohessy, T.; Morgan, L.; Acton, T. (2014) A Theoretical Framework for Examining IT Governance in Living Laboratory Ecosystems IFIP WG8.6 on Creating Values For All Through IT Aalborg, Denmark, , 02-JUN-14 - 04-JUN-14 [Details]
(2014) 22nd European Conference on Information Systems (ECIS)
Clohessy, T.; Morgan, L.; Acton, T. (2014) An Exploratory Study into IT Governance Implementations in Living Laboratory Ecosystems and its Impact on Open Innovation Effectiveness 22nd European Conference on Information Systems (ECIS) Tel Aviv, Israel, , 09-JUN-14 - 11-JUN-14 [Details]
(2014) IEEE/ACM 7th International Conference on Utility and Cloud Computing: 1st International Workshop on Smart City Clouds: Technologies, Systems, and Applications (SCCTSA 2014)
Clohessy, T; Acton, T.; Morgan, L. (2014) Smart City as a Service (SCaaS): A Future Roadmap for E-Government Smart City Cloud Computing Initiatives IEEE/ACM 7th International Conference on Utility and Cloud Computing: 1st International Workshop on Smart City Clouds: Technologies, Systems, and Applications (SCCTSA 2014) London, UK, , 08-DEC-14 - 11-DEC-14 , pp.836-842 [DOI] [Details]
(2013) The 26th Bled eConference - eInnovation: Impacts of Individuals, Organizations and Society
Clohessy, Trevor; Acton, Thomas (2013) Open Innovation as a Route to Value in Cloud Computing The 26th Bled eConference - eInnovation: Impacts of Individuals, Organizations and Society Bled, Slovenia, , 09-JUN-13 - 13-JUN-13 , pp.421-428 [Details]
(2013) The 26th Bled eConference - eInnovation: Impacts of Individuals, Organizations and Society
Clohessy, Trevor; Acton, Thomas (2013) Cloud Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP): A Viable Alternative for Irish e-Government The 26th Bled eConference - eInnovation: Impacts of Individuals, Organizations and Society Bled, Slovenia, , 09-JUN-13 - 13-JUN-13 , pp.23-31 [Details]
(2013) UK Academy for Information Systems (UKAIS)
Clohessy, Trevor; Acton, Thomas (2013) Value Creation and Capture with Cloud Computing: A Theoretical Framework UK Academy for Information Systems (UKAIS) Worcester College, Oxford, UK, , 19-MAR-13 - 20-MAR-13 [Details]
(2013) 2nd European Workshop on Software Ecosystems
Clohessy, Trevor; Acton, Thomas; Morgan, Lorraine (2013) Towards An Understanding of Living Laboratory Ecosystem Information Technology Governance and its Role on The Effectivenss of Open Innovation Processes 2nd European Workshop on Software Ecosystems Partner-Port, Walldorf, Germany, , 05-DEC-13 - 05-DEC-13 [Details]

Edited Books

  Year Publication
(2013) Proceedings of the 1st IAIS Workshop on Cloud Computing Research.
Clohessy, T.; Acton, T.; Morgan, L.; Coughlan, C (Ed.). (2013) Proceedings of the 1st IAIS Workshop on Cloud Computing Research Proceedings of the 1st IAIS Workshop on Cloud Computing Research. Publisher Location: NUI Galway. [Details]

Conference Contributions

  Year Publication
(2015) 28th Bled eConference,
Clohessy, T., Acton,T., Morgan, L., Reddan, B., Sharkey, U (2015). (2015) Invited Guest Panel. [Co-chaired Session], 28th Bled eConference, Bled, Slovenia , 07-JUN-15 - 10-JUN-15. [Details]
(2014) Cloud Computing: Towards Enlightenment,
Acton,T.; Clohessy, T.; Morgan, L. (2014) Cloud2014. [Conference Organising Committee Member], Cloud Computing: Towards Enlightenment, NUI Galway , 31-OCT-14 - 31-OCT-14. [Details]
(2013) 1st IAIS Workshop on Cloud Computing Research,
Acton, T.; Clohessy, T; Coughlan, C.; Morgan, L (2013) 1st IAIS Workshop on Cloud Computing Research. [Conference Organising Committee Member], 1st IAIS Workshop on Cloud Computing Research, NUI Galway , 27-SEP-13 - 27-SEP-13. [Details]

Invited Seminars

  Year Publication
(2016) Post and Pre Viva Voce Insights. Whitaker Institute PhD Forum.
Trevor Clohessy (2016) Post and Pre Viva Voce Insights. Whitaker Institute PhD Forum. Galway: Invited Seminars [Details]
(2015) Strategizing Cloud Service Provision: Deciphering the Business Model.
Clohessy, T; Acton, T.; Morgan, L. (2015) Strategizing Cloud Service Provision: Deciphering the Business Model. Glasgow, Scotland: Invited Seminars [Details]
(2015) What is meant by making a contribution to theory and practice?.
Trevor Clohessy (2015) What is meant by making a contribution to theory and practice?. Invited Seminars [Details]

Research Seminar

  Year Publication
(2015) ECIS 2014 Doctoral Consortium: Elucidating the Impact of Cloud Computing on IT Service Providers’ Business Models.
Clohessy, T.; Acton, T.; Morgan, L. (2015) ECIS 2014 Doctoral Consortium: Elucidating the Impact of Cloud Computing on IT Service Providers’ Business Models. Erve Hulsbeek, Netherlands: Research Seminar [Details]

Thesis

  Year Publication
(2015) The impact of cloud computing on IT service providers' business models.
Trevor Clohessy (2015) The impact of cloud computing on IT service providers' business models. Thesis [Details]

Workshops

  Year Publication
(2016) The Impact of Gamification on mHealth Fitness Application Privacy Literacy. SIGHealth, Pre-ICIS workshop, Dublin.
Clohessy, T; Kenny, G (2016) The Impact of Gamification on mHealth Fitness Application Privacy Literacy. SIGHealth, Pre-ICIS workshop, Dublin. Workshops [Details]
(2015) Deciphering the Antecedents to IT Governance Effectiveness: A Living Laboratory Perspective.
Clohessy, T.; Morgan, L.; Acton, T. (2015) Deciphering the Antecedents to IT Governance Effectiveness: A Living Laboratory Perspective. SIGOpen, Pre-ICIS Workshop, Texas, US: Workshops [Details]
(2014) A Panorama of Cloud Computing Business Models: Towards a Unified Framework.
Clohessy, T.; Acton, T.; Morgan, L. (2014) A Panorama of Cloud Computing Business Models: Towards a Unified Framework. Tel Aviv, Israel: Workshops [Details]
(2014) Smart City as a Service (SCaaS): Catalysing E-Government Smart City Development with Cloud Computing.
Clohessy, T.; Acton, T.; Morgan, L. (2014) Smart City as a Service (SCaaS): Catalysing E-Government Smart City Development with Cloud Computing. Tel Aviv, Israel: Workshops [Details]

Honours and Awards

  Year Title Awarding Body
2017 President's Awards for Teaching Excellence Nominee NUIG
2016 Departmental Selectee for ICIS 2016 Dissertation Competition BIS Department
2015 Fulbright Commission Student Alternate Award Fullbright
2015 ECIS Doctoral Consortium Selectee European Conference in Information Systems
2014 Industry Impact Research Award NUIG
2013 InterTradeIreland Innovation Research Award Finalist InterTradeIreland
2013 Graduate Highly Commended Winner Undergraduateawards
2012 NUIG University of California Exchange Programme Selectee NUIG

Teaching Interests

Digital Transformation, Business Analytics, Personal Analytics, Cloud Computing, Business Models, Gamification and Entrepreneurship 

Recent Postgraduate Students

  Graduation Name Degree Primary Supervisor
2016 Enda Ralph Master of Applied Science Y
2017 Nicola Rodgers MASTERS DEGREE (LEVEL 9) Y
2016 Sichen Yu Master of Applied Science Y
2016 Ayidh Almajnuni Master of Applied Science Y
2016 Féilim Ó Flatharta Master of Applied Science Y

Modules Taught

  Term/Year Module Title Module Code Subject / Desc
2016/2017 Fundamentals of Operations Engineering ME5105 2nd Years
2016/2017 Enterprise Systems MS809 Masters Students
2016/2017 Operations and Supply Chain Management MS5100 Masters Students
2016/2017 Business Information Systems MS115 1st Years
2016/2017 Decision Theory and Analysis MS5104 Masters Students
2016/2017 Business Analytics MS5109 Masters Students
2015/2016 Information Systems Management MS812 Major Project Coordinator
2015/2016 Cloud Computing MS413 4th Years
2015/2016 Information Systems Technology MS113 1st Years
2015/2016 Information Systems Strategy and Planning MS403 4th Years
2014/2015 Cloud Computing MS413 4th Years
2013/2014 Ecommerce Strategy MS808 Masters Students

Internal Collaborators

  Name Description of Collaboration
NovoVerse Undergraduate Research eJournal
I received funding from CELT to develop an undergraduate research eJournal called NovoVerse. See novoverse.nuigalway.ie for further details.

External Collaborators

  Name Organisation / Institute Country Description of Collaboration
Galway Film Fleadh Galway Film Fleadh and Hustom School of Digital Media IRELAND
http://www.galwayfilmfleadh.com/index.php/project/exploring-influence-gender/