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Wendy Ivins

Dr Wendy Ivins

Senior Lecturer

Yr Ysgol Cyfrifiadureg a Gwybodeg

Email
IvinsWK@caerdydd.ac.uk
Telephone
+44 29208 70248
Campuses
Abacws, Ystafell 4.06, Ffordd Senghennydd, Cathays, Caerdydd, CF24 4AG

Trosolwyg

I am the Director of Collaborative Learning with Industry in the School of Computer Science and Informatics. I am responsible for strategy and operational oversight with regards to industry-focused teaching in the School.

I am the Academic Lead for the National Software Academy, where we collaborate with industry to develop and deliver innovative degree courses using project-based learning to improve the employability of our students.

My research and scholarship interests have particularly focused on supporting collaboration, co-ordination and communication within teams. 

Cyhoeddiad

2021

2018

2016

2006

  • William, N., Ivins, W. K. and Burgess, M. 2006. Data quality & agile methods: a BT perspective. Presented at: 11th International Conference on Information Quality (ICIQ-2006), Boston, MA, USA, 10-12 November 2006.
  • Tawileh, A., Ivins, W. K., Rana, O. F. and McIntosh, S. 2006. Managing Quality in the Free and Open Source Software Community. Presented at: Connecting the Americas: 12th Americas Conference on Information Systems( AMCIS 2006), Acapulco, México, 4-6 August 2006.
  • Tawileh, A., Ivins, W. and Rana, O. F. 2006. Soft systems approach for managing free and open source software quality. Systemist 28(2)
  • Ivins, W. K., Allam, O., Al-Salamah, H. and Gray, W. A. 2006. Supporting co-ordination of integrated care pathways with workflow technology. Presented at: 11th International Symposium for Health Information Management Research (iSHIMR 2006), Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, 14-16 July 2006 Presented at Abidi, R., Bath, P. and Keselj, V. eds.Advancing Health Information Management and Health Informatics: Issues, Strategies, and Tools: Proceedings of the Eleventh International Symposium on Health Information Management Research, (iSHIMR 2006), 14-16 July 2006, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada. Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada: Faculty of Computer Science, Dalhousie University pp. 339-351.

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Roles

I am the Director of Collaborative Learning with Industry in the School of Computer Science and Informatics. I am responsible for strategy and operational oversight with regards to industry-focused teaching in the School including placements, work-based learning, industry-led projects and involving industry in the design and currency of curricula.

I am the academic lead for the National Software Academy, where we collaborate with industry to develop and deliver an innovative degree course using project-based learning to improve the employability of our students.

Modules

I am the Module Leader for the following modules:

  • MSc - Agile Software Development
  • BSc - Large Team Project

I contribute to the following Modules:

  • MSc - IT Management, Change and Innovation,  Software Engineeing

External Affliations

  • I am a member of the Academic Accreditation Committee of BCS - The Chartered Institute for IT
  • I am an external examiner at Plymouth University
  • I am a Fellow of the Higher Education Academy

Bywgraffiad

  • 2004: PhD:  "A Process-based Approach to Managing Change in Engineering Product Development", Cardiff University 
  • 1996: MSc Computing, Cardiff University
  • 1989: BEng Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Newcastle Polytechnic

Anrhydeddau a dyfarniadau

I have been the Academic Lead for the National Software Academy (NSA) since its launch in 2015.  During this time the NSA has won the following awards:

  • Collaborative Award for Teaching Excellence, Advance HE, 2020
  • Best Academic Programme, FinTech Wales Awards 2019
  • Excellence in Teaching Award, Celebrating Excellence Awards, Cardiff University (2017)
  • Industry Trailblaizer Award, Welsh Technology Awards (2017)
  • Collaboration of the Year Award, ESTNet (Electronics & Software Technologies Network for Wales) Awards (2016)

Aelodaethau proffesiynol

  • 2011 - Fellow Higher Education Academy (FHEA)
  • 2010 - Chartered IT Professional (CITP), BCS -the Chartered Institute for IT
  • 2002 - Chartered Engineer (CEng), Institute of Electrical Engineers (now IET)

Safleoedd academaidd blaenorol

  • 2000-present: Lecturer/Senior Lecturer,  Cardiff  University
  • 1996-2000: Senior Lecturer, University of Wales College, Newport

Pwyllgorau ac adolygu

  • Academic Accreditation Committee, BCS - the Chartered Institute for IT
  • QAA Computing Subject Benchmark Statement 2021