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BA University of California (Los Angeles) 1991
MA South Bank University (London) 1995
Ph.D. Trinity College, University of Dublin 2006
Membership of Professional Bodies
Institute of Teaching & Learning (SEDA)
Academy of Management (AOM)
Association of Information Systems (AIS)
Social Media & Consumer Behavior;
Digital Media Entrepreneurship;
Internet Collaboration in Supply Chains
IADT 1999 - Present
University of The Arts, London. 1994 – 1999.
Management Development Unit, London. 1998 – 2000.
American International University, London. 1997.
Entreprise Ireland Consultant for Innovation Vouchers (2009- Present)
"Collaborative Improvement for the Extended Manufacturing Enterprise" (2/01 - 2/04)
Funding: EC-funded 5th Framework
Description: A pan-European research project investigating, deploying and supporting Internet-based collaborative technologies between manufacturers and strategic suppliers.
"The Distributed Electronic Support Centre (DESC) Project" (10/99 – 5/00)
Funding: Enterprise Ireland and WestEIG
Description: A feasibility study to investigate the requirements to enable e-commerce technology transfer in SME & Micro-Enterprises.
McNichols, T. (2009) "Examining the effects of immersive Virtual Reality on consumer learning." Proceedings of 3rd Irish HCI Conference, Trinity College Dublin, Sept 17-18.
McNichols, T., and L. Brennan (2008) Avoiding Inertia in Collaborative Supply Chain Systems: The Decision-Makers Role. Proceedings 18th European Conference in Information Systems, Galway, Ireland, June 5-7.
McNichols, T. and L. Brennan (2007) "Integrated Framework for Assessing Collaboration in Buyer-Supplier Relationships." Jrnl of Finanza Marketing & Produzione, Special Issue, 21-35.
McNichols, T. and L. Brennan (2007) “Internet-enabled supply chain systems: Driving or inhibiting collaboration?” Proceedings 17th European Conference in Information Systems, St. Gallen, Switzerland, June 7-9.
McNichols, T. and L. Brennan (2006) “Integrated framework for assessing collaboration in buyer-supplier relationships”. Proceedings 22nd Industrial Marketing & Production (IMP) Conference, Milan, Italy, September 7-9.
McNichols, T., Brennan, L. and Middel, R. (2006) “Facilitating collaboration in e-Supply chain systems: An action learning-based approach”. Proceedings 16th European Conference in Information Systems, Gothenburg, Sweden, June 11-13.
McNichols, T. and Brennan, L. (2006) "Evaluating partner suitability in collaborative supply networks." Intl. Jrnl. of Networking and Virtual Organizations 3(2), 220-237.
Middel, H. and McNichols, T. (2006) "Cultivating collaborative improvement: An action learning approach." Intl. Jrnl. of Learning and Change, 1(2), 229-245.
Middel, H., Coughlan, P., Coughlan, D, Brennan, L. and McNichols, T. (2006). "Action research in collaborative improvement." Intl. Jrnl. of Technology Management, 33(1), 67-91.
McNichols, T. and Brennan, L. (2004) "Can EDI Measure Up to a Collaborative Supply Chain?" In Y. Hosni and T. Khalil (Eds.), Internet Economy: Opportunities and Challenges for Developed and Developing Regions of the World. Oxford: Elsevier, 27-42.
McNichols, T. and L. Brennan (2004) “Collaborative supply chain systems: Assisting the decision making process”. Proceedings 35th Annual Meeting of the Decision Sciences Institute, Boston, Mass. November 22-25.
McNichols, T. and L. Brennan (2004) “Evaluating eCollaboration: Toward a positioning map for supply chain integration” Proceedings 17th Bled eCommerce Conference, Slovenia, June 21-23
Middel, H. and T. McNichols (2004) “Cultivating collaborative improvement: An action learning approach”. Proceedings 5th International CINet Conference, Sydney, Australia, Sept. 26-29.
Coughlan, P., Brennan, L., Coughlan, D., Lombard, F., McNichols, T. and Nolan, R. (2003). "Managing collaborative relationships in a period of discontinuity." Intl. Jrnl. of Operations and Production Management, 3(10), 1246-59.
Ibid. (2003) "Collaboration in high technology companies in Ireland: Three case studies." Irish Jrnl. of Management, 23(2), 19-30.