Julian Bass is researching how communities adapt and use digital technologies. He has published findings in ICT for International Development, agile software development methodologies and socio-technical systems engineering (See Citation List).
Dr Bass is a Senior Lecturer (Associate Professor) at University of Salford, Co-Chair of the IFIP Working Group Conference on the Social Implications of Computers in Developing Countries, Yogyakarta, Indonesia, 2017 and a Senior Editor of the Electronic Journal of Information Systems in Developing Countries (EJISDC).
- Improving writing processes using lean and Kanban
- Artefacts and agile method tailoring in large-scale offshore software development programmes
- Large-Scale Offshore Agile Tailoring: Exploring Product and Service Organisations
- Scrum Master Activities: Process Tailoring in Large Enterprise Projects
- How product owner teams scale agile methods to large distributed enterprises
Julian was formerly secretary of the IFIP Working Group on the Social Implications of Computers in Developing Countries.
Previously Dr Bass was the Higher Education IT Advisor at the Higher Education Strategy Centre (an agency of the Ministry of Education) in Ethiopia.
He co-authored and edited the national Computing Guidance Notes and Benchmark document now in use in the country.
Simien Mountains Trek
We spent nine days trekking in the Simien mountains. The scenery is spectacular.
Simien Mountains December 2008 Part 1