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Robert Polding

WHO

Robert Polding

AREA

Information Systems & Technology

Dr Polding holds a PhD and MSc in Information Systems from The University of Sheffield and a BSc (Hons) in Media Science from Sheffield Hallam University. Research interests include e-commerce, web applications, apps, RFID augmented and mixed reality, and database technologies. Lecturer in database design, management information systems, project management, programming and big data. Previous jobs include working as a company director, project manager, programmer and journalist.

Corporate Experience

• Training and teaching of IT and Information Systems related subjects - Madrid– September 2010 – Now

• The Spanish Army, Exam Author, Madrid – November 2010 – 2016

• Bluechip Vacations, Information Systems Manager, UK – 2008-2009

• Organic Development, Lead Project Manager, UK – 2007-2010

• Linotek Ltd. Company Director & Founder – 2004 – 2007

• Network Engineer – British Telecom – 2000-2003

• Journalist – Future Publishing – 1995-2001

Academic Experience

• IE University and IE Business School, Lecturer, Madrid – Sep. 2016 – Now

• Professor of Information Systems, Schiller International University, Madrid – 2017 – Now

• Professor on International MBA (CECO) – 2017-2018

• The University of Sheffield, Assistant lecturer & Researcher – 2003 – 2008

 Academic Background

• The University of Sheffield, UK. PhD - Philosophy Doctorate - in Information Systems, 2009

• Specialising in E-Commerce, Social Media, Search Engine Optimisation, Databases and Web Development

• The University of Sheffield, UK. Masters in Information Systems, 2004

• Sheffield Hallam University, UK. Bachelor of Science (Hons) Media Science, 2001