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Dr Amin Hosseinian Far

Profile summary

  • Regional Academic Staff
  • Staff Tutor in Computing & Communications
  • Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics
  • School of Computing & Communications
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Professional biography

Dr Amin Hosseinian-Far holds the position as Staff Tutor within the Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics at The Open University, United Kingdom. In his previous teaching experience, he was an academic member of staff working at Leeds Beckett University where he was a Senior Lecturer and Course Leader in the Faculty of Arts, Environment and Technology. He received his BSc (Hons) in Business Information Systems from the University of East London, an MSc degree in Satellite Communication and Space Systems from the University of Sussex, a Postgraduate Certificate in Research, and completed his PhD degree titled ’A Systemic Approach to an Enhanced Model for Sustainability’ which he acquired from the University of East London. He has held lecturing and research positions at the University of East London, and at a number of private HE institutions in addition to working within strategy research firms in London. Prior to working at Leeds Beckett University, Dr Hosseinian-Far worked as Deputy Director of Studies at a large private higher education institute in London. Dr Hosseinian-Far holds membership of the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET), he is a Senior Fellow of the Higher Education Academy (HEA), and a Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts (RSA). Dr Hosseinian-Far is also the founding editor and editor-in-chief for the International Journal of Strategic Engineering.

Research interests

System's Resilience, Applied Systems Analysis & Design, Operations & Decision Analysis, Sustainability & SD Modelling, Business & Strategic Information Systems, Information Seeking Behaviour/Foraging, Satisficing, Sustainable Supply Chain, Information Security & Ethics, and Higher Education Research

Teaching interests

Business Analysis, Sustainable Supply Chain, Emerging Technologies & Innovation, Business Operations & Optimisation, Systems Analysis & Design, Systems Thinking, Strategic Management, IT Project (Portfolio) Management, Sustainable Development, and Information Security


Approximating Non-Gaussian Bayesian Networks using Minimum Information Vine Model with Applications in Financial Modelling (2017)
Chatrabgoun, Omid; Hosseinian-Far, Amin; Chang, Victor; Stocks, Nigel G. and Daneshkhah, Alireza
Journal of Computational Science ((Early Access))
Mathematical and Computational Modelling Frameworks for Integrated Sustainability Assessment (ISA) (2017-03)
Farsi, Maryam; Hosseinian-Far, Amin; Daneshkhah, Alireza and Sedighi, Tabassom
In: Hosseinian-Far, Amin; Ramachandran, Muthu and Sarwar, Dilshad eds. Strategic Engineering for Cloud Computing and Big Data Analytics
ISBN : 978-3-319-52491-7 | Publisher : Springer
Strategic Engineering for Cloud Computing and Big Data Analytics (2017-03)
Hosseinian-Far, Amin; Ramachandran, Muthu and Sarwar, Dilshad eds.
ISBN : 978-3-319-52491-7 | Publisher : Springer

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