Mr. Ignatius Chukwudi

Ignatius Chukwudi is a PhD student at the School of Information Systems, Queensland University of Technology (QUT). He has a background in Computer Engineering and Software Development. His research interests are in Methodology Research with specific interest in Case Study Research Methodology and Design Science Research in Information Systems, Digital Platforms and Platform Innovation within the Layered Modular Architecture.

Education and Academic Qualifications

2017 – ongoing: PhD, Information Systems, Queensland University of Technology;

2015 – 2016: MSc, Software Development, Coventry University United Kingdom;

2005 – 2010: BEng., Computer Engineering, University of Uyo, Nigeria;


2010: Best Graduating Student Award, University of Uyo, Nigeria

Grants and Scholarships

2017 – ongoing: Queensland University of Technology Post-Graduate Award;

2015: Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) Award for Master’s Project ($30,000);

2013: Tertiary Education Trust Fund (TETFund) Award ($15,000);

Conference Review Roles

European Conference on Information Systems (ECIS);

Australasian Conference on Information Systems (ACIS);

Pacific Asian Conference on Information Systems (PACIS);

Teaching and Supervision

2018 – ongoing: Module Contributor, INN700/701, “Introduction to Content Analysis Methodology”, QUT;

2019 – ongoing: Tutor, IFB102, “Introduction to Computer Systems”, QUT;

2020 – ongoing: Tutor, IAB230, “Mobile and Ubiquitous Computing”, QUT;

2018 – 2019: Supervisor, IFN701/702, “Project 1/Project 2”, QUT;

2016 – 2017: Lecturer, Department of Computer Science, Imo State Polytechnic, Imo State Nigeria;

2012 – 2016: Assistant Lecturer, Department of Electrical, Electronics and Computer Engineering, Imo State Polytechnic, Nigeria;

Selected Publications

A comprehensive list of publications can be accessed:,_Ignatius.html