This course is delivered by the School of Computing and Information Systems in the Faculty of Science, Engineering and Computing.
The Faculty's wide selection of undergraduate and postgraduate courses covers a diverse range of subject areas, from aerospace to geography; from maths and computing to biotechnology; and many more. Our collaborative set-up provides new opportunities for our students, and we design our courses with industry professionals to ensure you stay up to date with the latest developments.
The School of Computing and Information Systems offers high-quality undergraduate and postgraduate courses, designed to reflect the developing needs of business and industry. We deliver our teaching in an exciting and challenging learning environment, and make use of modern, well-equipped facilities.
Our courses cover the range of modern technologies in computer science, information systems and software engineering, with specialisations in games technology; network and wireless technologies; information security; electronic business; and embedded systems.
Title: Associate Professor
Specialist subjects: Dr Mellor has taught innovation and entrepreneurship since 2000. He has more than 20 years' university teaching experience and 14 years' experience in industry.
Robert has led major business process re-engineering projects in the public and private sectors. He has also been an active expert consultant at ministerial level for more than 10 years and to the EU since 1994. He is Fellow of the Royal Institution.
Research fields: Dr Mellor's research speciality is mathematical modelling the spread of innovations.
Recent publications: Dr Mellor has published more than 120 peer-refereed journal and conference papers and is author of ten books, including:
The British Computer Society (BCS) accredits this course which means you may be able to gain exemptions from some BCS professional examinations.