Eamonn O'Laocha

Dr. Eamonn O'Laocha, Adjunct Professor, holds an MBA and a Ph.D. in business from Warwick Business School in the UK. He also holds a B.Ed degree from the National University of Ireland, a Computer Science Diploma from University College Cork and professional qualifications in Project Management (PMP and Prince2 Practitioner certificates).

His principle research interests are in Project Management, Information Systems and the practice of governance in complex organizational and inter-organizational contexts.

He has taught courses at undergraduate, graduate and post experience levels such as Project Management, Risk Management, Information Systems, Business Consultancy, Digital Commerce and Organizational Behaviour.

He led a large team of researchers, at the Warwick Manufacturing Group at the University of Warwick, in a major three year multi-million dollar project that involved collaboration with over fifty engineering companies, multiple government agencies, universities and private training providers. This research project focused on the successful development of strategically driven organizational innovation capability in the manufacturing engineering sector of the UK. The project has been credited with having had a significant and measurable multi-million dollar impact on the UK West Midlands' economy.

Dr. O'Laocha has extensive industry experience in multiple industry sectors ranging from retail banking to manufacturing engineering. He has been actively involved in business, and in advising businesses, across three continents for more than twenty years.

To contact Eamonn, you can email him at eamonnol@fdu.edu or call him at 604.682.8112 or our toll free number in North America 1.877.338.8002. Eamonn speaks Irish, English and some basic French.


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