Skip to content
New students: find details on enrolment and timetables.
researcher

Dr Zahid Hussain

Lecturer (L, SC & T)

Faculty/Dept/School School of Management
(Faculty of Management, Law and Social Sciences)
Emailz.i.hussain@bradford.ac.uk
Telephone +441274 234332

Biography

Dr Zahid Hussain joined the school full time in 2002 and has taught at all levels since including executive education, MBA, DL etc. He possess tremendous amount of academic and management experience and possess many other suitable qualifications. He teaches with passion, rigour and meticulousness. He can undertake wider multidisciplinary research within the university that has better impact, hence meeting the university’s pledge to making knowledge work. He is a member of HEA and several other professional bodies (Member of HEA, BCS, BAM, UKAIS). He has won several awards in distinguished teaching and is helping to deliver the faculty vision of enhancing levels of student satisfaction. This will help to achieve the faculty objective of excelling teaching. He is external examiner to University of West London and Imperial College London and in the past was external to Aston, Open University and University of East London. His research is usually applied and industry based. Several of his recent articles have been ‘best read’ and/or ‘nominated as best papers’ by academics.  However, Zahid has and continues to supervise world class research of highest merit involving many well-known organisations, such as NATO, SAP, Mercedes, Emirates Airline, British Telecom, Mauritius Government, Asda, PACE, BBC, Airbus UK, NHS and many more including many SMEs. He is a permanent speaker/presenter on learning and improvement topics at the local community radio – MACS.

Research

Big Data, Business Intelligence, E-Commerce/E-Government Systems Dynamics IS/IT Governance, Innovation and Technology Management, Circular economy Sustainable use of IT. 2017: Phillips - Netherland Tyco International - UK NHS England Lewisham Council - Housing.

Professional activities

  • 01-JAN-14: University of Huddersfield - Postgraduate Diploma Legal Practice (LPC)
  • 01-JAN-12: University of Bradford - Graduate Diploma
  • 01-JAN-02: University of Manchester Institute of Science and Technology (UMIST) - PhD
  • 01-JAN-02: Manchester School of Management, Sheffield Hallam University - MSc
  • 01-JAN-05: Sheffield Hallam University - MA
  • 01-JAN-96: University of Huddersfield - MSc
  • 01-JAN-95: University of Bradford - BA (Hons)
  • 01-JAN-94: University of Bradford -  DipHE
  • 01-JAN-99: Sheffield Hallam University - Lecturer
  • 01-JAN-97: Open University Business School - Academic Assistant
  • Other: Student Breaches Investigation Committee.
  • Examiner: External Examiner in the recent past: Aston University Business School, Birmingham Arab Open University Business School, Kuwait (Whole of Middle East) University of East London
  • External examiner: External Examiner currently: University of West London Business School, Brent, Ealing, London
  • Leadership: Previously: Director of Studies MBA Director of Studies MBA/MA Int. Bus. Studies Deputy Chief Secretary (UK) Chair, Mitigating Circumstances Director, MA Management Student Liaison Tutor/Advisor, Eng. Design and Technology students studying Management modules Advisor on South Asian Entrepreneurship.
  • OTHER: A local business network - SMBF

Publications

Peer Reviewed Journal
TitleChief Executive Officers' Dispositional Optimism, Host Country’s Rule of Law and Foreign Market Equity Mode Choice of Ghanaian SMEs (2020)
AuthorsSamuel Adomako; Kwabena Frimpong; Riaz A. Mohammed; Robert A. Opoku; Rifaqat Hussain
JournalThunderbird International Business Review
 
TitleR&D intensity, knowledge creation process and new product performance: The mediating role of international R&D teams (2020)
AuthorsAdomako, Samuel; Amankwah-Amoah, J.; Danso, A.; Danquah, Joseph K.; Hussain, Zahid I.; Khan, Z.
JournalJournal of Business Research
DOIhttps://doi.org/10.1016/j.jbusres.2019.08.036
 
TitleOperational complexity tackled using a intranet platform in a multinational engineering company: physical and behavioural alignment (2019)
AuthorsHussain Z I and Sivarajah U, Hussain N
JournalInternational Journal of Information Management
PublisherElsevier
DOI10.1016/j.ijinfomgt.2018.09.014
 
TitleR&D Intensity, Knowledge Creation Process and New Product Performance: The Mediating Role of International R&D Teams (2019)
AuthorsSamuel Adomako; Joseph Amankwah-Amoah ; Albert Danso ; Joseph Kwadwo Danquah; Zahid Hussain; and Zaheer Khan
JournalJournal of Business Research
PublisherElsevier
 
TitleThe role of a digital engineering platform in appropriating the creation of new work-related mind-set and organisational discourse in a large multi-national company (2019)
AuthorsZahid I. Hussain;Uthayasankar Sivarajah;Naveed Hussain;
JournalInternational Journal of Information Management
DOI10.1016/j.ijinfomgt.2018.09.014
 
TitleThe role of a digital engineering platform in appropriating the creation of new work-related mind-set and organisational discourse in a large multi-national company (2019)
AuthorsHussain, Zahid I.; Sivarajah, Uthayasankar; Hussain, N.
JournalInternational Journal of Information Management
 
TitleChief Executive Officers’ Dispositional Optimism, Host Country’s Rule of Law and Foreign Market Equity Mode Choice of Ghanaian SMEs (2019)
AuthorsSamuel Adomako; Kwabena Frimpong; Riaz A. Mohammed; Robert A. Opoku; Rifaqat Hussain
JournalThunderbird International Business Review
PublisherWiley
 
TitleChief executive officers' dispositional optimism, host country's rule of law, and foreign market equity mode choice of Ghanaian small and medium-sized enterprises (2019)
AuthorsAdomako S.;Frimpong K.;Mohammed R.;Opoku R.;Hussain R.
JournalThunderbird International Business Review
DOI10.1002/tie.22109
 
TitleTechnology as a Disruptive Agent: Intergenerational Perspectives (2018)
AuthorsMahroof K.;Weerakkody V.;Onkal D.;Hussain Z.
DOI10.1007/s10796-018-9882-3
 
TitleTechnology as a disruptive agent: Intergenerational perspectives (2018)
AuthorsMahroof, Kamran; Weerakkody, Vishanth J.P.; Onkal, Dilek; Hussain, Zahid I.
 
TitleTechnology as a Disruptive Agent: Intergenerational Perspectives (2018)
AuthorsMahroof, K., Weerakkody, V., Onkal, D., Hussain, Z.
JournalInformation Systems Frontiers
DOIhttps://doi.org/10.1007/s10796-018-9882-3
 
TitleThe use of domination and legitimation in information systems implementation (2009)
AuthorsHussain, Zahid I.; Cornelius, Nelarine
 
TitleAn Intranet based system as an enabler in effective project management and implementation of quality standards: A case study (2009)
AuthorsHussain Z.;Barber K.;Hussain N.
JournalJournal of Engineering and Technology Management - JET-M
DOI10.1016/j.jengtecman.2009.06.003
 
TitleUsing metaphors for making sense of end-user attitudes and behavior during information systems development (2009)
AuthorsHussain Z.;Hafeez K.
JournalJournal of Organizational and End User Computing
DOI10.4018/joeuc.2009040101
 
TitleEffects of caffeine on potassium currents in isolated rat ventricular myocytes (2009)
AuthorsHussain, Munir; Chorvatova, A.
 
TitleChanging attitudes and behavior of stakeholders during an information systems-led organizational change (2008)
AuthorsHussain Z.;Hafeez K.
JournalThe Journal of applied behavioral science
DOI10.1177/0021886308326564
 
TitleThe use and impact of human resource information systems on human resource management professionals (2007)
AuthorsHussain, Zahid I.; Wallace, James; Cornelius, Nelarine
 
TitleEvaluating the behaviour of information systems developers: The relevance and utility of paradigms (2007)
AuthorsHussain Z.;Taylor W.
JournalBehaviour and Information Technology
DOI10.1080/01449290600877413
 
TitleMetaphorical analysis of social factors during information systems development (2007)
AuthorsHussain Z.;Cornelius N.
JournalInternational Journal of Business Information Systems
DOI10.1504/IJBIS.2007.011414
 
TitleA case study of the process of achieving legitimation in information systems development (2004)
AuthorsHussain Z.;Taylor A.;Flynn D.
JournalJournal of Information Science
DOI10.1177/0165551504046725
 
Other Journal
TitleIs process repetitiveness contradicting project uniqueness? Place of Project Management in logistic world (2013)
AuthorsLazarski A. and Hussain Z
PublisherLogistyka, a jakość
 
Book
TitleIs it too early to learn lessons from the developed world on the potential of big data technology: Harnessing and nurturing intuition in organisational decision makers (2017)
AuthorsHussain Z., Asad M. and Chamas HB
Publisher1st International Research Conference on Economics Business and Social Sciences
 
Book Chapters
TitleCorporate Sustainability (2013)
AuthorsHussain Z and Bostan A
JournalCorporate Sustainability
PublisherSpringer
 
TitleA Study of Consumer Attitudes and Behaviour Towards Sustainability in Bradford (2013)
AuthorsHussain Z and Singh J
JournalCorporate Sustainability
PublisherSpringer
 
Conference Contributions
AuthorsHussain Z and Dimple
PublisherFirst International TRANSIT workshop on Cross-disciplinary Research
 
AuthorsHussain Z, Asad M, Alketbi O
 
AuthorsChamas BH., Hussain ZI. and Lau FW
Publisher1st International Research Conference on Economics Business and Social Sciences
 
AuthorsHussain Z, Asad M
 
AuthorsMahroof, K; Matthias, O; and Hussain Z
 
AuthorsHussain, Z., and Asad, M
 
Authors54. Hussain, Z., Chamas H and Abdi,
 
AuthorsHussain, Z and Kelly R
 
Authors57. Hussain Z; Lazarski AB
 
Authors58. Hassan Baz Chamas Hussain, Z and Abdi R
 
AuthorsHussain, Z., Hafeez, K., and Hussein, S
 
AuthorsHussain Z
 
Other Publications
Other typeArticle
TitleThe role of a digital engineering platform in appropriating the creation of new work-related mind-set and organisational discourse in a large multi-national company (2018)
AuthorsHussain Z.;Sivarajah U.;Hussain N.
JournalInternational Journal of Information Management
DOI10.1016/j.ijinfomgt.2018.09.014
 
Other typePresentation
TitleSetting the footprint for managing a successful transition: Changing culture as a starting point (2018)
AuthorsHussain, Zahid I.; Dimple, D.
 
Other typeAbstract
TitleWhat does Big Data has in-store for organisations: An Executive Management Perspective (2017)
AuthorsHussain, Zahid I.; Asad, M.; Alketbi, R.
 
Title Author(s)
CEO optimism and SME foreign market entry mode choice (2018)Adomako, S., Frimpong, K., Mohammed, R.A., Opoku., R.A & Hussain, Z.
Role of Business Intelligence in creating more effective organisations where data analysts as decision makers are new heroes (2017)Mahroof K, Matthias, O and Hussain Z
Use of Metaphors for Making Sense of the Entrepreneurial Motives: A Study of the ethnic minority entrepreneurs in the West Yorkshire Region UK (2012)Hafeez, K., Hussain, Z. and Hayat, K. (2012),
Action research as a methodology to develop knowledge based systems to support CI (2008)Barber K.;Hussain Z.