Nigel Williams

Dr Nigel Williams

  • 01202 963034
  • nwilliams at bournemouth dot ac dot uk
  • Senior Lecturer in Events Mangement
  • Dorset House D130, Talbot Campus, Fern Barrow, Poole, BH12 5BB
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Biography

Dr Nigel L. Williams is the Senior Lecturer in Project Management at Bournemouth University and has previously worked at the University of Bedfordshire. Before joining academia, Nigel worked for 15 years as a Project Manager and Business Consultant for manufacturing organizations in the Caribbean Region. Nigel holds a PhD in Engineering from the University of Cambridge. He also holds a BSc in Mechanical Engineering and an MSc in Marketing from the University of the West Indies. His research interests include Project and Event Evaluation using Social Media, Festival Internationalization and Organizational Project Management.

Journal Articles

Books

Chapters

  • Williams, N. and Ferdinand, N., 2014. Process Research Perspectives in International Business. Small States: An International Business Perspective. Emerald.
  • Williams, N. and Ferdinand, N., 2013. Moderated Regression applications in Project Management. Research Perspectives in Project Management. Gower.
  • Williams, N. and Ferdinand, N., 2013. Social Network Analysis: An application to Festival Impact Evaluation. Research Perspectives in Project Management. Gower.
  • Williams, N. and Meier, B., 2013. Knowledge. In: McFadden, T., ed. Organizational Project Management. Project Management Institute.
  • Williams, N. and Ferdinand, N., 2012. Event Staging. In: Page, S. and Connell, J., eds. The Routledge Handbook of Events.. Routledge.
  • Williams, N., 2012. Event Project Management. In: Ferdinand, N., ed. Event Management: An International Approach. Sage, 70-94.
  • Williams, N. and Ferdinand, N., 2010. Tourism Memorabilia and the Tourism Experience. In: Morgan, M., Lugosi, P. and Ritchie, B., eds. The Experience of Tourism and Leisure: Consumer and Managerial Perspectives. Channel View Publications.

Conferences

  • Inversini, A., Sage, R., Williams, N. and Buhalis, D., 2015. The Social Impact of Events in Social Media Conversation. In: Information and Communication Technologies in Tourism 2015 3-6 February 2015 Lugano, Switzerland. Springer, 283-294.
  • Nanthagopan, Y., Williams, N. and Page, S., 2014. Theory Building on Project Management Capacity with the Resource Based Perspective: Multiple Case Study in Non-Governmental Organizations (NGOs) in Sri Lanka. In: Delivering Social Good Managing Projects in the Non Profit Sector 20-21 October 2014 Kemmy Business School Ireland.
  • Williams, N., Inversini, A., Buhalis, D. and Ferdinand, N., 2014. Social Media and Festivals as Destination Marketing Tool: A study on Twitter Conversations. In: Academy of Marketing Conference 8-11 July 2014 Bournemouth.
  • Williams, N. and Pinto, J., 2012. Country PM Maturity. In: Project Management Institute North American Congress 20-23 October 2012 Vancouver.

Others

Grants

  • Festival Impact Monitor (Bournemouth University, 02 Sep 2013). Awarded

Public Engagement & Outreach Activities

  • Council Chair Organizational Project Management Community of Practice

Qualifications

  • PhD in Engineering (University of Cambridge, 2010)
  • MSc in Marketing (University of the West Indies, 2004)
  • BSc (Hons) in Mechanical Engineering (University of the West Indies, 1996)
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