Nicklas Holmberg

Senior Lecturer

Research areas and keywords

UKÄ subject classification

  • Information Systems, Social aspects

Keywords

Research

S-HELP is a people, process and technological solution to emergency situations. The central aim of the S-HELP project is to develop a holistic framed approach to healthcare preparedness, response and recovery.

 

Teaching

Lecturer - Business Decision Management, advanced postgraduate level

Lecturer - Design of Business Rules Systems, advanced postgraduate level

Lecturer - Advanced Database Systems, advanced level

Lecturer - IT Architecture and Software Systems

Lecturer - Introduction to Information Systems Supervisor - Research Methods and Master Degree Project Essay

Lecturer and Supervisor - Applied Project and Bachelor Degree Project

 

1. Teaching/Course responsibility:

- Role (responsible for the course, lecturer, teaching assistant): Lecturer

- Course name: Informationssystem som ämne

- Course code: SYSA21

- Number of clock hours: 240

 

- Role (responsible for the course, lecturer, teaching assistant): Lecturer

- Course name: Business Decision Management

- Course code: INFN50

- Number of clock hours: 120

 

- Role (responsible for the course, lecturer, teaching assistant): Examiner

- Course name: Kandidatuppsats

- Course code: SYSK16

- Number of clock hours: 40

 

- Role (responsible for the course, lecturer, teaching assistant): Examiner

- Course name: Magisteruppsats

- Course code: INFM10

- Number of clock hours: 20

 

2. Supervision of theses (including theses completed by Feb-19):

Undergraduate level (number of theses 2018): 0

Master level (number of theses 2018): 0

 

3. Examiner of theses (including theses completed by Feb-19):

Undergraduate level (number of theses 2018): A-thesis: 30

Undergraduate level (number of theses 2018): BSc-thesis: 11

Master level (number of theses 2018): MSc-thesis: 5

 

4. Briefly describe development work in education – renewal of curriculum and/or pedagogical development:

  • Managing the recruitment process for senior lecturer, postdoc and doctoral student to strengthen education and research
  • Recruited one professor
  • Giving the EFL HotSpot on Digitalisation
  • Having an active role in designing a new BSc-program for implementation 2020.
  • Reestablished FoKom
  • Reestablished GuKom
  • Appointed a new Department Board
  • Appointed a new Director of the BSc-program
  • Appointed a new Director of Studies for the research education
  • Appointed a new Safety Officer
  • Finishing updated rooms by installing relevant technology
  • Using Digital Exams (Inspera)
  • Member and vice chairman of LUSEM’s LSK
  • Executed social events
  • Having held the yearly staff dialogue
  • Etc.

 

SYSA21:

Changed literature to more relevant readings and implemented more IT (digital exams) and designed complete teaching material (slides) for better assuring AoL.

 

INFN50:

Maintained contact with guest lecturer James Taylor a guru in BDM. Last year he made a much appreciated video lecture developed directly for our course. This year, we hope he has the opportunity to come here, but we will in any case have his participation in the course.

 

Maintained contact with guest lecturer Lucas van Biert. He is a former student from the course and has worked with BDM at Goldman Sachs in London and now at Business & Decision in Utrecht. He has extensive practical experience of BDM, decision modeling and development work on standards, etc. His guest lecture was much appreciated last year and we are glad he will be here this year as well.

 

5. Involvement of guest teachers:

- Course name: Business Decision Management

- Course code: INFN50

- Name of guest teacher and company/organization: Lucas van Biert, BPM/BDM Analyst Business&Decision

 

- Course name: Business Decision Management

- Course code: INFN50

- Name of guest teacher and company/organization: James Taylor, CEO Decision Management Solutions

 

6. Programme responsibility (name of programme)

 

7. Additional work in education (e.g. planning, implementation, and pedagogical leadership)

Head of Department

 

8. Briefly describe your work with IT-supported teaching and learning 

Inspera:

Tests and assignments

Live@Lund:

Group division and booking of meetings

Hand out and hand in of take-home exam

Assignment and case-delivery

Course material

Student communication

 

Other:

Websphere Application Server 8.5 with local components and remote components for IBM ODM 8.6.

DecisionsFirst Modeler (DFM) for web-based decision modeling according to OMG DMN 1.2.

Various other modeling tools e.g., Visual Paradigm and Eclipse for Java.

 

9. Production of cases, publications on teaching and learning, teaching materials and textbooks

 

Research Publicationseducation- oriented in progress:

 

Kajtazi, M., Holmberg, N., and Sarker, S. (submitted for ECIS 2019). Work on the State-of-the-Art for Curriculum Development

 

Holmberg, N., and Kajtazi, M. (to be submitted at ICIM 2019). Work on the philosophy of teaching and learning with a local experience as a case.

 

Kajtazi, M., Holmberg, N., and Sarker, S. (to be submitted at CAIS). Work on the extended State-of-the-Art, extended empirical data from a local case.

 

Professional work

Head of Department

Director of Studies

Director of Bachelor’s Programme

Department of Informatics, Lund School of Economics and Management, Lund University

Recent research outputs

Miranda Kajtazi & Nicklas Holmberg, 2019, 5th International Conference on Information Management, ICIM 2019. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., p. 144-149 6 p. 8714656

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingPaper in conference proceeding

Odd Steen, Pope, A., Rauner, M., Nicklas Holmberg, Woodworth, S., O'Riordan, S., Niesser, H. & Neville, K., 2017, Information Technology in Disaster Risk Reduction. Springer, p. 183-197 (IFIP Advances in Information and Communication Technology; vol. 501).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingPaper in conference proceeding

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