Joseph Mc Donagh
Associate Professor, Business & Administrative Studies

Publications and Further Research Outputs

Peer-Reviewed Publications

A Perspective on the Roles of Middle Managers in Aligning Strategy and Information Technology in Public Service Organisations in, editor(s)L. Rusu & G. Viscusi , Information Technology Governance in Public Organisations: Theory and Practice, Springer International Publishing, Integrated Series in Information Systems 38, 2017, pp59 - 83, [Caffrey, E. & McDonagh, J.] Book Chapter, 2017

Holohan, J. & McDonagh, J., How Information System Managers Align Business and Information Systems Strategies in Public Service Organisations: A Practice-Based Taxonomy, 17th European Academy of Management Conference, University of Strathclyde, Glasgow, Scotland, 21-24 June, 2017 Conference Paper, 2017

Hughes, J. & McDonagh, J., In Defence of the Case Study Methodology for Research into Strategy Practice, Irish Journal of Management, 36, (2), 2017 Journal Article, 2017

A Practice-Based Methodology to Enlighten Strategic Alignment Research in, editor(s)M. Themistocleous & V. Morabito , Information Systems: 14th European, Mediterranean, and Middle Eastern Conference, EMCIS 2017 Coimbra, Portugal, September 7-8, 2017 Proceedings, Springer International AG, 2017, pp515 - 530, [Holohan, J. & McDonagh, J.] Book Chapter, 2017 DOI

Holohan, J. & McDonagh, J., A Practice-Based Methodology to Enlighten Strategic Alignment Research, 14th European, Mediterranean & Middle Eastern Conference on Information Systems , Coimbra, Portugal, 07-09 September, 2017 Conference Paper, 2017

Saxena, D. & McDonagh, J. , Yet Another 'List' Of Critical Success 'Factors' For Enterprise Systems: Review Of Empirical Evidence and Suggested Research Directions, UKAIS: 22nd Annual Conference: Ubiquitous Information Systems: Surviving and thriving in a connected society, St Catherine's College, Oxford, United Kingdom, 03-05 April, 2017 Conference Paper, 2017

Burke, A. & McDonagh, J., Impediments to the Alignment of Business and Information Systems Strategies in Public Service Organisations: A Processual View, 17th European Academy of Management Conference, University of Strathclyde, Glasgow, Scotland, 21-24 June, 2017 Conference Paper, 2017

Saxena, D. & McDonagh, J., A Systematic Literature Review of the Enterprise Systems Research in Leading IS Journals (2000-2015), Midwest Association for Information Systems Conference 2017, University of Illinois at Springfield, Springfield, Illinois, USA, 2017 Conference Paper, 2017

Saxena, D., Dempsey, B. & McDonagh, J., Beyond the One-Dimensional Construct of Failure - The Curious Case of Enterprise System Failure Rates, UK Academy for Information Systems Conference Proceedings, University of Oxford, 11-13 April, 2016, pp1 - 20 Conference Paper, 2016

Aligning Strategy and ICT in Public Organisations: A Critical Management Challenge in, editor(s)Reddick, C.G. & Anthopoulos, L. , Information and Communication Technologies in Public Administration: Innovations from Developed Countries, Taylor & Francis Group, 2016, pp139 - 160, [Caffrey, E. & McDonagh, J.] Book Chapter, 2016

Saxena, D. & McDonagh, J., Critical Realism as an Underlying Philosophy for Explaining Technology-Mediated Change Processes, 29th Annual Conference of the British Academy Of Management, Newcastle University, Newcastle, United Kingdom, 6-8 September , 2016, pp1 - 20 Conference Paper, 2016

Applying Grounded Theory to a Qualitative Study of CIO Interactions with External Peer Networks in, editor(s)Hai-Jew, S. , Enhancing Qualitative and Mixed Methods Research with Technology, Hershey, PA, IGI Global, 2015, pp450 - 474, [Davis, B. & McDonagh, J.] Book Chapter, 2015

The Theory and Application of Process Research in the Study of IT Strategy-Making in, editor(s)Hai-Jew, S. , Enhancing Qualitative and Mixed Methods Research with Technology, Hershey, PA, IGI Global, 2015, pp392 - 427, [Caffrey, E. & McDonagh, J.] Book Chapter, 2015

Aligning Strategy and Information Technology in, editor(s)Wadhwa, M. & Harper, A. , Technology, Innovation, and Enterprise Transformation, Hershey, PA, IGI Global, 2015, pp233 - 261, [Caffrey, E. & McDonagh, J.] Book Chapter, 2015

The Evolving Role of the Chief Information Officer in, editor(s)Wadhwa, M. & Harper, A. , Technology, Innovation, and Enterprise Transformation, Hershey, PA, IGI Global, 2015, pp207 - 232, [Davis, B. & McDonagh, J] Book Chapter, 2015

Why Change Programes Don't Produce Change: The Case of IT-Enabled Change in Public Service Organizations in, editor(s)Gao, S. & Rusu, L. , Modern Techniques for Successful IT Project Management, Hershey, PA, IGI Global, 2015, pp285 - 306, [McDonagh, J.] Book Chapter, 2015

Integrating Process Inquiry and the Case Method in the Study of Information Systems Failure in, editor(s)Hai-Jew, S. , Enhancing Qualitative and Mixed Methods Research with Technology, Hershey, PA, IGI Global, 2015, pp475 - 493, [Dempsey, B. & McDonagh, J.] Book Chapter, 2015

Dempsey, B. & McDonagh, J., Integrating Process Inquiry and the Case Method in the Study of Information Systems Failure, UK Academy for Information Systems Conference Proceedings, University of Oxford, 7-9 April 2014, 2014, pp1-26 Conference Paper, 2014

Hughes, J. & McDonagh, J., New Avenues in Strategic Information Systems Planning Research: A Strategy-as-Practice Perspective, Proceedings of the 28th Annual Conference of the British Academy of Management, University Business School, University of Ulster, Belfast, 9-11 September 2014, 2014, pp1-22 Conference Paper, 2014

Hughes, J. & McDonagh, J., In Defence of the Case Method in the Study of Strategy Practice, 17th Annual Irish Academy of Management Conference, University of Limerick, 4-5 September 2014, 2014 Conference Paper, 2014

Caffrey, E. & McDonagh, J., Aligning Strategy and Information Technology in Public Service Organizations: Reclaiming the Role of Middle Managers, Proceedings of the 28th Annual Conference of the British Academy of Management, Ulster Business School, University of Ulster, Belfast, 9-11 September 2014, 2014, pp1-25 Conference Paper, 2014

Information Systems in, editor(s)Coghlan, D. & Brydon-Miller, M , The Sage Encyclopaedia of Action Research, London, England, Sage Publications, 2014, pp440 - 443, [McDonagh, J.] Book Chapter, 2014

Saxena, D. & McDonagh, J., Towards a More Holistic Approach to the Study of Enterprise Systems: The Case for Integrating Process Inquiry and Sociomateriality, Proceedings of the 28th Annual Conference of the British Academy of Management, Ulster Business School, University of Ulster, Belfast, 9-11 September 2014, 2014, pp1-20 Conference Paper, 2014

Holohan, J. & McDonagh, J. , Towards a Systematic Approach to Reviewing the Strategic Alignment Literature, UK Academy for Information Systems Conference Proceedings, University of Oxford, 7-9 April 2014, 2014, pp1-30 Conference Paper, 2014

Information and Communications Technology and Organizational Change in, editor(s)Coghlan, D. & Brydon-Miller, M. , The Sage Encyclopaedia of Action Research, London, England, Sage Publications, 2014, pp439 - 440, [McDonagh, J.] Book Chapter, 2014

Sarhan, M. & McDonagh, J., The Practice Turn in Strategic Alignment Research: Fostering a Strategy-as-Practice Perspective, UK Academy for Information Systems Conference Proceedings, University of Oxford, 7-9 April 2014, 2014, pp1-22 Conference Paper, 2014

Burke, A. & McDonagh, J. , In Defence of Process Inquiry in the Study of Strategic Alignment, 17th Annual Irish Academy of Management Conference, University of Limerick, 4-5 September 2014, 2014 Conference Paper, 2014

Sarhan, M. & McDonagh, J., Rekindling Strategic Alignment Research: The Lure of a Practice-Based Perspective, Proceedings of the 28th Annual Conference of the British Academy of Management, Ulster Business School, University of Ulster, Belfast, 9-11 September 2014, 2014, pp1-19 Conference Paper, 2014

Dempsey, B. & McDonagh, J., Chief Information Officers and Information Systems Failure: Towards a New Research Agenda, European Conference on Information Systems Management and Evaluation, Ghent, Belgium, 9-10 September 2014, 2014 Conference Paper, 2014

Holohan, J. & McDonagh, J. , Reimagining Strategic Alignment Research: A Strategy-as-Practice Perspective, 28th Annual Conference of the British Academy of Management, Ulster Business School, University of Ulster, Belfast, 9-11 September 2014, 2014, pp1-33 Conference Paper, 2014

Loonam, J., McDonagh, J., Kumar, V., & O'Regan, N., Top Managers and Information Systems: Crossing the Rubicon, Strategic Change, 23, (3-4), 2014, p205 - 224 Journal Article, 2014

Enns, H.G. and McDonagh, J.J., Irish CIO's Influence on Technology Innovation and IT-Business Alignment, Communications of the Association for Information Systems, 30, (Article 1), 2012, p1 - 10 Journal Article, 2012

A Grounded Theory Study of Enterprise Systems Implementation - Lessons Learned from the Irish Health Services in, editor(s)Information Resource Management Association , Enterprise Information Systems: Concepts, Methodologies, Tools and Applications, Hershey, PA, USA, Information Science Reference, 2011, pp1631 - 1645, [Loonam, J. and McDonagh, J.] Book Chapter, 2011

Information Technology and the Lure of Integrated Change: A Neglected Role for Organisation Development in, editor(s)Coghlan, D. and Shani, A.B. , Fundamentals of Organization Development, Volume IV, Organization Development - Emerging Issues and Challenges, Sage Publications, London, 2010, pp383 - 401, [McDonagh, J. and Coghlan, D.] Book Chapter, 2010

Burke, A. and McDonagh, J., Exploring the Nature of Information Technology (IT) Strategy-making in Public Service Organizations - Some Preliminary Findings, ICBME'10 - 6th International Conference on Business, Management and Economics, Yasar University, Cesme - Izmir, Turkey, 7-9 October, 2010, pp1 - 17 Conference Paper, 2010

Burke, A. and McDonagh, J., Enduring Dilemmas with the Deployment of Modern ICT Systems across Government, Proceedings of the First International Conference on Business Innovation and Information Technology, Dublin City University, Dublin, Ireland, 24 January 2008, edited by Helfert, M. and Connolly, R. , Logos Verlag, Berlin, Germany, 2009, pp200 - 213 Conference Paper, 2009

Caffrey, E. and McDonagh, J., A Longitudinal Perspective on Critical Issues in the Management of Information Systems in Large Organisations, Proceedings of the First International Conference on Business Innovation and Information Technology, Dublin City University, Ireland, 24 January 2008, edited by Helfert, M. and Connolly, R. , Logos Verlag, Berlin, Germany, 2009, pp36 - 64 Conference Paper, 2009

A Grounded Theory Study of Enterprise Systems Implementation: Lessons Learned from the Irish Health Service in, editor(s)Cater-Steel, A. and Al-Hakim, L. , Information Systems Research Methods, Epistemology, and Applications, Hershey, PA, USA, Information Science Reference, 2009, pp58 - 72, [Loonam, J. and McDonagh, J.] Book Chapter, 2009

Burke, A. and McDonagh, J., The Importance of ICT Alignment in the Success of Large Scale Change in the Public Sector, Irish-Italian Pre-conference Workshop on Information Systems - 16th European Conference on Information Systems, J.E. Cairnes Graduate School of Business and Public Policy, National University of Ireland, Galway, Ireland, 9-11 June, 2008, pp1 - 20 Conference Paper, 2008

Burke, A. & McDonagh, J., Recurring Issues with the Deployment of Modern ICT Systems Across Government: A Case of Misalignment Between Business and ICT Strategies?, Irish Academy of Management, 11th Annual Conference, New Ideas for a New Century, Dublin City University, Dublin, Ireland, 3-5 September, 2008, pp1 - 15 Conference Paper, 2008

Enns, H. and McDonagh, J., The Impact of CIO Influence Attempts on the Relational Side of ICT-Business Alignment, 16th European Conference on Information Systems, J.E. Cairnes Graduate School of Business and Public Policy, National University of Ireland, Galway, Ireland, 9-11 June, edited by Golden, W., Acton, T. Conboy, K., van der Heijden, H., and Tuunainen, V. K. , 2008, pp2452 - 2459 Conference Paper, 2008

Loonam, J. & McDonagh, J., Top Management and Information Systems: A Grounded Theory Study of the Irish Health Service, Academy of Management Annual Conference, Anaheim, California, USA, 8-13 August, 2008, pp1 - 40 Conference Paper, 2008

Implementing Enterprise Systems: A Review of Critical Success Factors in, editor(s)Salazar, A.J. & Sawyer, S. , Handbook of Information Technology in Organisations and Electronic Markets, London, England, World Scientific Press, 2007, pp93 - 117, [Loonam, J. & McDonagh, J.] Book Chapter, 2007

McDonagh, J. & Coghlan, D., Information Technology and the Lure of Integrated Change: A Neglected Role for Organization Development?, Public Administration Quarterly, 30, (1), 2006, p22 - 55 Journal Article, 2006

Kieran, T. & McDonagh, J., Electronic Government and Public Service Modernisation: Experience from the Frontline, Global Conference on Emergent Business Phenomena in the Digital Economy, Tampere University of Technology, Tampere, Finland, 28 Nov - 2 Dec, edited by Maula, M., Hannula, M., Seppa, M., and Tommila, J. , 2006, pp1 - 5 Conference Paper, 2006

Surfacing Occupational Threats to IT-enabled Change: A Neglected Role for Organization Development? in, editor(s)Sarmento, A. , Issues of Human Computer Interaction, Hershey, PA, Idea Group Publishing, 2005, pp179 - 191, [McDonagh, J.] Book Chapter, 2005

Kieran, T. and McDonagh, J., Electronic Government and Public Service Modernisation: Connected Thinking and Disjointed Action?, 8th Irish Academy of Management Annual Conference, University College Galway, Ireland, 8-9 September, 2005, pp1 - 14 Conference Paper, 2005

Enterprise Systems and the Challenge of Integrated Change: A Focus on Occupational Communities in, editor(s)Lau, L.K. , Managing Business with SAP: Planning, Implementation and Evaluation, Hershey, PA, Idea Group Publishing, 2005, pp110 - 125, [McDonagh, J. ] Book Chapter, 2005

Kieran, T. & McDonagh, J., Electronic Government and Public Service Modernisation: Connected Thinking and Disjointed Action?, Administration, 53, (3), 2005, p103 - 113 Journal Article, 2005

Principles, Foundations and Issues in Enterprise Systems in, editor(s)Lau, L.K. , Managing Business with SAP: Planning, Implementation and Evaluation, Hershey, PA, Idea Group Publishing, 2005, pp1 - 32, [Loonam, J. & McDonagh, J. ] Book Chapter, 2005

Kieran, T. and McDonagh, J., Electronic Government and Public Service Modernization: Connected Thinking and Disjointed Action?, Frontiers of e-Business Research, Tampere University of Technology, Tampere, Finland, edited by Seppä, M., Hannula, M., Järvelin, A., Kujala, J., Ruohonen, M. and Tiainen, T. , Tampere University of Technology (TUT) and University of Tampere (UTA), 2005, pp752 - 759 Conference Paper, 2005

Loonam, J. & McDonagh, J., Exploring Top Management Support for the Introduction of Enterprise Information Systems: A Grounded Theory Approach within the Irish Health Services, Irish Journal of Management, 26, (1), 2005, p163 - 178 Journal Article, 2005

Kieran, T. & McDonagh, J. , Electronic Government and Public Service Modernisation: Connected Thinking and Disjointed Action?, Breaking New Ground: Innovation in the Public Sector, University College Cork, Ireland, 22-23 September, 2005, pp1 - 14 Conference Paper, 2005

Information Technology and the Lure of Integrated Change: A Neglected Role for Organization Development? in, editor(s)Gordon, S. , Information Technology and E-Business in Financial Services, Georgia, USA, Ivy League Publishing, 2004, pp316 - 338, [McDonagh, J.] Book Chapter, 2004

Nolan, J. & McDonagh, J., Operationalising Change: The PULSE Programme within An Garda Siochana, Irish Academy of Management Annual Conference, Trinity College, Dublin, Ireland, September 2-3, 2004, pp1 - 34 Conference Paper, 2004

Loonam, J. & McDonagh, J., Exploring Top Management Support for the Introduction of Enterprise Information Systems: A Grounded Theory Approach, Irish Academy of Management Annual Conference, Trinity College, Dublin, Ireland, September 2-3, 2004, pp1 - 30 Conference Paper, 2004

Moody, S. & McDonagh, J., Issues and Challenges in the Management of IS Implementations, Irish Academy of Management Annual Conference, Trinity College, Dublin, Ireland, September 2-3, 2004, pp1 - 31 Conference Paper, 2004

Investigating the Dynamics of IT-Enabled Change: The Appeal of Clinical Inquiry in, editor(s)Whitman, M.E. and Woszczynski, A.B. , The Handbook for Information Systems Research, Hershey, PA, Idea Group Publishing, 2004, pp103-116 , [McDonagh. J.] Book Chapter, 2004

Cussen, E. & McDonagh, J., Defining Success in Large Scale IT-enabled Change Programmes in the Irish Public Sector: The Pulse Programme, Irish Academy of Management Annual Conference, Trinity College, Dublin, Ireland, September 2-3, 2004, pp1 - 36 Conference Paper, 2004

Diaz-Padilla, J., & McDonagh, J., Researching ICT and Business Integration in Public Sector Organizations, Irish Academy of Management Annual Conference, Trinity College, Dublin, Ireland, September 2-3, 2004 Conference Paper, 2004

McDonagh, J., Surfacing Occupational Threats to Electronic Government ? A Neglected Role for Organization Development?, Proceedings of the 2003 Information Resources Management Association International Conference, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, May 18-21, 2003, pp416-419 Conference Paper, 2003

Brady, M. & McDonagh, J., An Empirical Study of the Assimilation of Information Technology into Marketing Practice: Not for the Faint Hearted, Annual Conference of the British Academy of Management, Manchester Metropolitan University, Manchester, England, 16-18 September, 2003 Conference Paper, 2003

Diaz-Padilla, J. and McDonagh, J., The Evolution of the IS Strategic Planning Field: An Assessment via Published Articles?, Annual Conference of the UK Academy for Information Systems, University of Warwick, England, April 9-11, 2003, pp1 - 16 Conference Paper, 2003

McDonagh, J. & Coghlan, D., Exploring the Role of Academia in Nurturing IT-enabled Business Change, Proceedings of the Informing Science and IT Education Conference, Turku School of Economics and Business Administration, Pori, Finland, June 24-27, 2003, pp1201 - 1210 Conference Paper, 2003

Behind the Celtic Tiger: Key Issues in the Management of Information Technology in Ireland in the Late 1990s' in, editor(s)Tan, F.B. , Global Perspective of Information Technology Management, Hershey, PA, IRM Press, 2002, pp208 - 218, [McDonagh, J. & Harbison, A.] Book Chapter, 2002

David Coghlan & Joe McDonagh, Academic Formation and IT-Enabled Change - A Conspicuous Relationship?, Organization Development Journal, 19, (1), 2001, p21 - 29 Journal Article, 2001

McDonagh, J., Not for the Faint Hearted: Social and Organizational Challenges in IT-Enabled Change, Organization Development Journal, 19, (1), 2001, p11 - 20 Journal Article, 2001

Research and Practice in IT-related Change: The Case for Clinical Inquiry' in, editor(s)R.W. Woodman & W.A. Passmore , Research in Organizational Change and Development, Greenwich, Conn, JAI Press Inc, 2001, pp195 - 211, [Coghlan, D. & McDonagh, J.] Book Chapter, 2001

McDonagh, J. & Coghlan, D., From the Editors: Exploiting ICT-Based Capabilities - The Challenge of Integrated Change', Organization Development Journal, 19, (1), 2001, p3 - 8 Journal Article, 2001

McDonagh, J. & Coghlan, D., Sustaining the Dilemma with IT Related Change: The Fortuitous Role of Academia', Journal of European Industrial Training, 24, (5), 2000, p297 - 304 Journal Article, 2000

The Art of Clinical Inquiry in Information Technology Related Change in, editor(s)Reason, P. and Bradbury, H. , Handbook of Action Research: Participative Inquiry & Practice, Thousand Oaks, CA, Sage Publications, 2000, pp372 - 378, [McDonagh, J. & Coghlan, D.] Book Chapter, 2000

McDonagh, J. & Harbison, A., Behind the Celtic Tiger: Key Issues in the Management of Information Technology in Ireland in the Late 1990s, Proceedings of the Information Resource Management Association International Conference, Anchorage, Alaska, May 21-24, 2000, pp197-201 Conference Paper, 2000

McDonagh, J. & Coghlan, D., Clinical Inquiry in IT Related Research, American Academy of Management Annual Conference, Toronto, Canada, August 4-9, 2000 Conference Paper, 2000

McDonagh, J., Addressing the Enduring Dilemma with IT: The Role of Action-Oriented Inquiry, Proceedings of the Fifth Americas Conference on Information Systems, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, IL, August 13-15, 1999, pp698-700 Conference Paper, 1999

McDonagh, J. & Coghlan, D., Can OD Help Solve the IT Dilemma? OD in IT Related Change, Organization Development Journal, 17, (4), 1999, p41 - 48 Journal Article, 1999

McDonagh, J. and Coghlan, D., Sustaining the Dilemma with IT Related Change: The Fortuitous Role of Academia', Paper presented at the Irish Academy of Management Annual Conference, University of Limerick, Ireland, September 9-10, 1999 Conference Paper, 1999

McDonagh, J., When Information Technology Fails to Deliver: The Role of Occupational Groups, Proceedings of the Annual Conference of the British Academy of Management, Manchester, England, September 1-3, 1999, Manchester Metropolitan University, 1999, pp691-703 Conference Paper, 1999

Doing Action Science in Your Own Organisation' in, editor(s)Brannick, T. and Roche, W. , Business Research Methods - Strategies, Techniques, and Sources, Dublin, Oak Tree Press, 1997, pp139 - 161, [Coghlan, D. & McDonagh, J.] Book Chapter, 1997

Non-Peer-Reviewed Publications

McDonagh, J., Strategic Review of LESS Business Case and LESS Business Plan, Rome, Italy, United Nations Systems, World Food Programme, April, 2013, 1, 46 Report, 2013

McDonagh, J., Information Technology Strategy (2012-2019) - Final Report, Rome, Italy, United Nations System, Food and Agriculture Organization, February, 2011, 1, 55 Report, 2011

McDonagh, J., Maximizing the Business Value of ICT Resources and Capabilities: A Blueprint for Reform, New York, USA, United Nations System, Chief Executives Board for Coordination, August, 2010, 1, 38 Report, 2010

McDonagh, J., Maximizing the Business Value of Information Technology: Key Strategic Themes, Dublin, Ireland, Irish Blood Transfusion Service, May, 2010, 1, 27 Report, 2010

McDonagh, J., Embracing the Challenge of Transformational Change: A Blueprint for ICT Enabled Reform, Belfast, Northern Ireland, Department of Finance and Personnel, September, 2009, 1, 28 Report, 2009

McDonagh, J., Maximizing the Business Value of Information Technology: A Blueprint for Change, Geneva, Switzerland, United Nations System, International Labour Organization, August, 2009, 1, 22 Report, 2009

McDonagh, J., Shaping and Effective Statement of IT Strategy (2010-2015): A Blueprint for Change, Geneva, Switzerland, United Nations System, International Labour Organization, June, 2009, 1, 11 Report, 2009

McDonagh, J., Managing the Transition to ICT Shared Services: A Blueprint for Change, Belfast, Northern Ireland, Department of Finance and Personnel, June, 2009, 1, 12 Report, 2009

McDonagh, J., Strengthening the Capability and Capacity of WFP to Realise the Business Value of WINGS II - Executive Summary, Rome, Italy, United Nations World Food Programme, January, 2008, 1, 7 Report, 2008

McDonagh, J., Strengthening the Capability and Capacity of WFP to Deliver the Business Value of WINGS II - Full Report, Rome, Italy, United Nations World Food Programme, January, 2008, 1, 66 Report, 2008

McDonagh, J, Delivering an Effective Strategy for a Government ICT Academy, London, England, Cabinet Office, February, 2007, 1, 10 Report, 2007

McDonagh, J., Developing the Capability of Senior Management in the United Nations System of Organisations to Exploit the Full Potential of Modern ICT Systems, Geneva, Switzerland, United Nations International Computing Centre, September, 2007, 1, 36 Report, 2007

McDonagh, J., Exploiting the Full Potential of ICT Throughout the Health Service Executive: A Blueprint for Development and Change, Dublin, Ireland, Health Service Executive, May, 2006, 1, 36 Report, 2006

McDonagh, J., Modernising Health Service Organisations: Learning from the PPARS Saga, Dublin, Ireland, Health Service Executive, February, 2006, 1, 49 Report, 2006

McDonagh, J., Delivering Large-scale Change Programmes, Dublin, Ireland, Health Service Executive, October, 2005, 1, 10 Report, 2005

McDonagh, J., Integrating Electronic Government and Public Service Modernisation, Bratislava, Slovakia, United Nations Development Programme, May, 2005, 1, 10 Report, 2005

McDonagh, J., Building a Dynamic ICT Capability throughout the Enterprise, Dublin, Ireland, Department of Communications, Marine and Natural Resources, October, 2005, 1, 15 Report, 2005

McDonagh, J., Building a Dynamic eGovernment Directorate, Belfast, Northern Ireland, Office of the First Minister and Deputy First Minister, August, 2005, 1, 13 Report, 2005

McDonagh, J., Electronic Government and the Challenge of Change, Bratislava, Slovakia, United Nations Development Programme, February, 2005, 1, 18 Report, 2005

McDonagh, J., The Foundation Project: Realising the Promise of ICT-Enabled Change, Cardiff, Wales, National Assembly for Wales, March, 2005, 1, 20 Report, 2005

McDonagh, J., Building a Dynamic ICT Capability Throughout the Health Service Executive, Dublin, Ireland, Health Service Executive, August, 2005, 1, 10 Report, 2005

McDonagh, J. , Modernising Service Delivery: A Blueprint for Development and Change, Dublin, Ireland, Reach Agency, November, 2004, 1, 135 Report, 2004

McDonagh, J., Transforming ICT Governance Arrangements, New York, USA, United Nations Chief Executives Board for Coordination, September, 2004, 1, 10 Report, 2004

McDonagh, J., The Effective Management of Information Technology Projects, London, England, House of Commons, March, 2004, 1, 10 Report, 2004

McDonagh, J., Shaping an Effective ICT Strategy for the United Nations System, New York, USA, United Nations Chief Executives Board for Coordination, July, 2004, 1, 10 Report, 2004

McDonagh, J., Making the Case for ICT-enabled Change, New York, USA, United Nations Chief Executives Board for Coordination, September, 2004, 1, 10 Report, 2004

Research Expertise

Description

Principal interest in the process of leading large-scale change in complex systems of organizations, particularly change enabled by the deployment of modern ICT systems. Specific research themes include the diverse roles of managerial groups (e.g. executive management, senior management, middle management, ICT management) in leading large-scale change; integrating organizational strategy, change, and ICT; and collaborative approaches to inquiry and change.

Recognition

Memberships

Fellow of the British Computer Society 2008

Member of the British Computer Society 1991 – 2007