What got you interested in studying in the KIM group?
The reputation of the Department and the skills and experience of staff.
What have you enjoyed about it?
Meeting so many fantastic people, with whom I am still in contact. Also the staff were always helpful and accommodating.
What have you found most challenging?
What followed your graduation from Sheffield University?
I was immediately employed by Plymouth University.
How has your qualification from the Information School helped you in your career?
Sheffield is a renowned University; people associate Sheffield University with high quality education and graduates.
What is your top tip for a future KIM student?
Work hard and do not be afraid to ask questions.
How would you summarise your experience at the KIM group in one sentence?
My time within the group was challenging but rewarding.
PhD in Information Studies
Year of graduation
Lecturer in Information and Knowledge Management, Plymouth University.
Adeleye, C., Annansingh, F. and. Nunes, M., (2004) "Risk management practices in IS outsourcing: an investigation into commercial banks in Nigeria International" Journal of Information Management Volume: 24 (2), 167-180.
Annansingh, F. and Bright, A. (2010). Exploring Barriers to Effective E-Learning: Case Study of DNPA. Interactive Technology and Smart Education (ITSE), Vol. 7 (1) pp.55 - 65
Annansingh, F. and Bright, A. (2009). "Exploring The Barriers To Effective E-Learning: Case Study Of Dartmoor National Park Authority, UK" Proceedings of IADIS International Conference on e-Learning 2009, 17 - 20 June 2009 Algarve, Portugal. Awarded: Outstanding Paper
Annansingh, F. and Nunes, M.B. (2009). "Exploring The Knowledge Leakage Risks Associated With The Design And Development Of Virtual Reality Environments: A Case Study". Proceedings of the Web Virtual Reality and Three-Dimensional Worlds 2009 20 - 22 June 2009 Algarve, Portugal
Annansingh, F. and. Nunes, M.B. (2005). "Validating Interpretivist Research: Using a Cross-Sectional Survey to Validate Case-Study Elicitation of Knowledge Leakage Risks Associated with the Use of Virtual Reality Models". The 4th European Conference on Research Methodology for Business and Management Studies, (ECRM) April 21-22, 2005 Paris, France
Annansingh, F. and. Nunes, M.B., (2005) "Elicitation of Knowledge Leakage Risks Associated with the use of Virtual Reality Models" The 10th UK Academy for Information Systems PhD Consortium (UKAIS 2005) March 21st – 22nd 2005, Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Annansingh, F. and. Nunes, M., (2003) "The Risks of Virtual Reality", Institute for the Management of Information Systems Journal (IMIS) 13 (5), 17-20.
Annansingh, F. and. Nunes, M.B., (2003) "Does National Culture Differentiate Users of E Mail in Higher Education: is Geert Hofstede still right?" Proceedings of the Second International Conference on Multimedia and Information & Communication Technologies in Education (m-ICTE 2003) December 3-6th 2003 Badajoz, Spain.
Annansingh, F. and. Nunes, M. B., (2003) Organisational Knowledge Leakage Risk Associated With Web-Based Virtual Reality Training. Proceedings of the Second International Conference on Multimedia and Information & Communication Technologies in Education (m-ICTE 2003) December 3-6th 2003: Badajoz, Spain.
Bhandari, P., Nunes, M. B. & Annansingh, F. (2005) "Analysing the penetration of knowledge management practices in organisations through case-study survey" The 4th European Conference on Research Methodology for Business and Management Studies, (ECRM) April 21-22, 2005 Paris, France.
Eaglestone, B. Lin, A., Nunes, M. and Annansingh, F., (2003) "Intention and effects of IS solutions: does risk management stifle creativity?" Journal of Information Science 29 (04), 269-278.
Nunes, M and Annansingh, F., (2002) "The Risk Factor", Institute for the Management of Information Systems Journal (IMIS) 12 (6) 10-12
Nunes, M., Annansingh, F., Eaglestone, B and Wakefield, R., (2005), "Knowledge Management Issues in Knowledge-Intensive SMEs" Journal of Documentation (JDOC), 62 (1)101-119.
Nunes, M., Annansingh, F., Eaglestone, B and Wakefield, R., (2005 ), "Managers´ Perceptions of the Value of Knowledge Management in Knowledge-Intensive SMEs" Journal of Knowledge Management Practice(JKMP), Vol.6
Nunes, M., B., Annansingh, F., Eaglestone B., and Wakefield R., (2005) "Knowledge Management Issues In Knowledge-Intensive SMEs". Proceedings of the 10th UK Academy for Information Systems Conference (UKAIS 2005) March 22nd – 24th 2005, Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom.
Nunes, J.M., McPherson, M.A., Annansingh, F., Bashir, I. and Patterson, D. (2009). "The Use of e-Learning in the Workplace: A Systematic Literature reviews". IMPACT: Journal of Applied Research in Workplace E-learning, 1(1), 000-000
Lui, S.; Annansingh, F.; Moizer, J., Subramaniam P., and Sun, W. (2011) A Knowledge-Based Decision Support System for Integrated Waste Elimination in Lean Production Management. Proceedings of the EWG-DSS London-2011 Workshop on Decision Systems London, UK, June 23-24, 2011