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Leonidas Anastasakis

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    20082018
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    General

    Leonidas has worked at Aston Business School since September 2011.  Before joining Aston, he worked as a Research Associate and Research Group Officer for the Management Science and Information Systems Research Group in the School of Business and Economics at Loughborough University.  He holds a BSc in Automation from the Department of Automation at the Technological Institute of Piraeus, an MSc (with Distinction) in Control Systems from the Department of Automatic Control and Systems Engineering at the University of Sheffield and a PhD in the area of Business Forecasting from the same university.

    Leonidas' teaching experience began as a lab demonstrator from as early as his final undergraduate year, which also continued during his PhD studies.  During his time at Loughborough University he was actively involved with the running of tutorials and lectures in Undergraduate, Postgraduate and MBA modules in the areas of Business Forecasting, Operational Research Methods and Business Statistics.  Before joining Aston as a lecturer in Quantitative Methods for Business he acted as an MSc project supervisor for students in MSc Markating Management at Aston Business School.

    His research interests include business forecasting, time series analysis, e-commerce, adoption of innovations and information security management.  He has published in various international journals such as Expert Systems with Applications, Journals of the Operational Research Society, International Journal of Information Management and others.  His work has also been presented in various international conferences.  He is acting as reviewer for the International Journal of Information Management and Oxford University Press as well as international conferences.  He is a member of the Operational Research Society, British Academy of Management and International Institute of Forecasters.

    Research Interests

    • Business Forecasting

    • Time Series Analysis

    • E-commerce

    • Information Security Management

    • Data Mining Techniques

    Teaching Activity

    • BN1193 Introduction to Business Analytics (1st Year Undergraduate Module)

    • BN2222 Principles in Business Analytics (2nd Year Undergraduate Module)

    • BN201D Business Analytics (2nd Year Degree Apprenticeship Module)
    • BNM239 Applied Research (MSc Module)

    • BNM854 Descriptive Analytics (MSc Module)

    • BNM863 Business Analytics in Practice (MSc Module)

    Qualifications

    • PhD in Business Forecasting, The University of Sheffield, 2004.

    • MSc with Distinction in Control Systems, The University of Sheffield, 1999.

    • BSc in Automation, Technological Institute of Piraeus, Greece, 1998

    Contact Details

    Phone:  +44 (0)121 204 3034 
    Email:l.anastasakis@aston.ac.uk   
    Room:  ABS266 
    CV

    Education/Academic qualification

    PG Cert

    1 Sep 201130 Jun 2013

    FHEA

    External positions

    External Examiner

    1 Jan 201831 Dec 2021

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    Research Output 2008 2018

    • 7 Article
    • 1 Conference contribution

    Factors affecting innovation and imitation of ICT in the agrifood sector

    Petridis, N., Digkas, G. & Anastasakis, L., 9 Jun 2018, In : Annals of Operations Research.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access
    File
    Innovation
    Imitation
    Factors
    Farmers
    Uncertainty avoidance

    Determinants of ICT innovation and imitation in the agrifood sector

    Petridis, N. E., Digkas, G. & Anastasakis, L., 17 Dec 2017, In : CEUR Workshop Proceedings. 2030, p. 104-115 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access
    File
    Innovation
    Education
    Uncertainty

    Observing choice of loan methods in not-for-profit microfinance using data envelopment snalysis

    Widiarto, I., Emrouznejad, A. & Anastasakis, L., 24 Mar 2017, In : Expert Systems with Applications. 82, p. 278-290 13 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access
    File
    Profitability
    Data envelopment analysis
    Monitoring
    Costs

    Reinforcing the security of corporate information resources: a critical review of the role of the acceptable use policy

    Doherty, N. F., Anastasakis, L. & Fulford, H., Jun 2011, In : International Journal of Information Management. 31, 3, p. 201-209 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access
    Education
    resources
    Teaching
    Computer systems
    Availability

    Exploring the adoption of interactive digital television services as a retail shopping platform

    Anastasakis, L. & Ellis-Chadwick, F., 2010, The six senses: the essentials of marketing : 39th EMAC conference.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

    Open Access
    File
    Retail
    Shopping
    Perceived ease of use
    Perceived enjoyment
    Perceived usefulness

    Thesis

    Efficiency and productivity analysis of global not-for-profit microfinance institutions: data envelopment analysis approach

    Author: Widiarto, I., 20 Jun 2017

    Supervisor: Emrouznejad, A. (Supervisor) & Anastasakis, L. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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    Transforming the UK public procurement from transactional/relational practice to strategic commercial management

    Author: Orumwense, I., 20 Jul 2017

    Supervisor: Albores, P. (Supervisor) & Anastasakis, L. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Business Administration

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    Prizes

    Top 10 Emerald Research Highlights Paper, Emerald Group Publishing Ltd

    Leonidas Anastasakis (Recipient), Feb 2008

    Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

    Service quality

    Top10 Emerald Research Highlights Paper

    Leonidas Anastasakis (Recipient), Feb 2008

    Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

    Service quality

    Most Read Best Paper, Journal of Accounting and Public Policy

    Leonidas Anastasakis (Recipient), Feb 2007

    Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

    Accounting policy
    Public policy

    Best Paper (shortlisted)

    Leonidas Anastasakis (Recipient), Nov 2006

    Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

    E-learning
    Industry

    Activities 2010 2011

    • 1 Editorial activity
    • 1 Publication peer-review
    • 1 Examination

    International Journal of Retail and Distribution Management (Journal)

    Leonidas Anastasakis (Peer reviewer)
    2011

    Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesPublication peer-review

    International Journal of Information Management (Journal)

    Leonidas Anastasakis (Peer reviewer)
    2011

    Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesEditorial activity

    Internal Examiner, Singapore Programme, Loughborough University

    Leonidas Anastasakis (Examiner)
    2010

    Activity: Examination typesExamination