José Abdelnour-Nocera is Associate Professor in Sociotechnical Design and Head of The Sociotechnical Centre for Innovation and User Experience at the University of West London. He is also an affiliated researcher to M-ITI / Larsys (ISR / IST) Lab in Portugal. His interests lie in the sociotechnical and cultural aspects of systems design, development and use. In pursuing these interests, he has been involved as researcher and consultant in several projects in the UK and overseas in the domains of e-learning in social development, e-commerce, e-governance, and enterprise resource planning systems. Dr. Abdelnour-Nocera gained an MSc in Social Psychology from Simon Bolivar University in Caracas, Venezuela, and a PhD in Computing from The Open University, UK.
UK representative International Federation for Information Processing (IFIP) Technical Committee 13 in Human Computer Interaction
Chair IFIP TC13.8 Interaction Design and International Development Working Group
Chair of Sociotechnical Specialist Group for the British Computer Society-
Joint Editor-in-Chief of the International Journal of Sociotechnology and Knowledge Development.- http://tinyurl.com/ijskd
Vice-Chair IFIP TC13.16 Human Work Interaction Design Working Group