Dr. Eoin Whelan
Eoin Whelan is a Lecturer in Business Information Systems at the National University of Ireland, Galway. Previously he was on the faculty of the Kemmy Business School at the University of Limerick. He received his PhD from NUI Galway in 2009. His research interests focus upon information networks, with a particular emphasis on open and networked innovation and the role of information and communication technologies within these paradigms. His works have appeared in a variety of journals including MIT Sloan Management Review, Journal of Information Technology, R&D Management, and Information Systems Journal. He is also a Senior Editor of Information Technology & People. Prior to becoming an academic, Eoin held a variety of business analyst positions in Ireland, New Zealand, and the USA.