• Research focuses

    • Simeon is a Managing Director of the Competence Centre for Smarter Work (www.smarter-work.de), and Lead of the Communication & Collaboration subject group.
    • Simeon's research (teaching & consulting) interests are in the area of ​​critical technology and organization studies.
    • - Collaborative practices in complex network arrangements
    • - ICT-enabled change in organizations and broader societal implications
    • - Critical approaches to project management, and its performativity and politics
    • Before joining Muenster University, Simeon was a Marie Curie post-doctoral fellow at LaSalle, Barcelona.
    • Prior to this, he was a Post-Doctoral Fellow and an AdAstra Scholar at the Center for Innovation, Technology & Organization (CITO), University College Dublin, Ireland.
    • During this period, Simeon was an active member and an organizer of the Quadrangular Network between University College Dublin, Cambridge University, Lancaster University and London School of Economics.
    • Simeon's work follows an empirically grounded, qualitative approach, and is predominantly informed by phenomenological and praxeological sensibilities.
    • His work is broadly concerned with the (intra) relationship between technology and organizational processes, including:
    • - Critical IS and Organization Studies
    • - Role of affectivity and embodiment in the process of learning and knowledge production
    • - Virtual and distributed forms of working and organizing
  • Education

    since 2019
    Design Thinking Facilitation
    since 2015
    Lego Serious Play Certificate in Facilitating and Designing Workshops (Rasmussen Consulting)
    2011- 2012
    Graduate Certificate in University Teaching, University College Dublin
    2006- 2012
    PhD degree, The Michael Smurfit Graduate School of Business, University College Dublin, Ireland
    2005- 2006
    MComm (transition to PhD), The Michael Smurfit Graduate School of Business, University College Dublin, Ireland
    2003- 2004
    MSc (Hons) in Marketing Research & Analysis Management, Umeå University, Sweden
    1998- 2002
    BA in International Economic Relations, Plovdiv University, Bulgaria
  • Positions

    since 2016
    Managing Director of the Competence Centre for Smarter Work
    since 2015
    Assistant Professor, Information Systems and Interorganizational System Group, University of Muenster
    since 2015
    Lead of Communication and Collaboration Management Group
    2013- 2015
    Marie Curie Post-Doctoral FellowI, LaSalle – Ramon Llull University, Barcelona
    2011- 2013
    Post-Doctoral Research Fellow - Centre for Innovation, Technology & Organization (CITO), UCD School of Business, Ireland
    2006- 2011
    Ad Astra Scholar (Doctoral Researcher) – Centre for Innovation, Technology & Organization (CITO), UCD School of Business, Ireland