Australian Innovation Research Centre

Peter Georgelas

Peter Georgelas

Dr Peter Georgelas

Graduate Research Candidate

MBA, MS, BSc

Contact Details

Contact Campus Sandy Bay Campus
Telephone +61 3 6226 7387
Fax +61 3 6226 7390
Email Peterg7@utas.edu.au

Peter J. Georgelas is a Graduate Research Candidate with the AIRC. Peter received his first doctorate (Sc.D. in Management Systems) from the University of New Haven in 1996. He also holds the following degrees:  Certificate of Advanced Graduate Study (Global Business Management), MBA, Master of Science (Computer Information Systems), and Bachelor of Science (Computer & Information Studies).

He is a former Associate Professor having taught over thirty separate courses in Operations Management, Management, and Computer Science departments of various universities in the United States. He is a founding Member of the Curriculum Development Committee on E-Commerce for Harvard University Extension School's Graduate Certificate Program in E-Commerce and the creator of a new course in the program, Developing E-Commerce Models. In addition, as a Senior Consultant in the Management & Technology Services sector with over twenty years of experience, he specialises in business process reengineering and systems thinking for both the public and private sector.

Peter is now pursuing a PhD in Management at University of Tasmania with research focused on public policy and complexity analysis. His other research interests include: Organisational Behaviour & Change, Socio-Technical Systems Modeling, Innovation and The Strategic Uses of Technology, State-Level Economic Development, and Virtual Organisations.