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Harold Harrison

Harold Harrison, Irish management educator. Recipient Franz Edelman award for management science achievement, 1978; Irish National award for operations research, 1983; National Board for Science and Technology/Industrial Development. Member Institute Management Sciences, Institute Statisticians, Operations Research Society (Ireland), Royal Dublin Society.

Background

  • Harrison, Harold was born on January 27, 1938 in Belfast, Northern Ireland. Son of Harold Campbell and Rosetta Mary (Neill) Harrison.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts, B.A.I., Trinity College, Dublin, Ireland, 1961, Master of Arts, M.A.I., 1964. Doctor of Philosophy., Queen's University, Belfast, 1971. Industrial engineer W&Her Majesty Goulding, Dublin, 1962-1966.

      Lecturer statistics and operations research Queen's University, Belfast, 1966-1971. Senior consultant in management science Stokes Kennedy Crowley, Dublin, 1971-1973. Professor management information systems University College, Dublin, since 1973.

    Career

    • Professor management information systems University College, Dublin, since 1973.

    Works

    • Authority grantee, 1985.

    Membership

    Member Institute Management Sciences, Institute Statisticians, Operations Research Society (Ireland), Royal Dublin Society. Clubs: Kildare St., University (Dublin).

    Personality

    Interests

    Chess; music; cross country running. Aviculture.

    Connections

    • Married Carole Lesley Stewart, October 16, 1971. Children– Caroline Amanda, Emma Nicola, Adam Stewart.
    • father: Harold Campbell Harrison
    • mother: Rosetta Mary (Neill) Harrison
    • spouse: Carole Lesley Stewart
    • children: Caroline Amanda Harrison
    • Emma Nicola Harrison
    • Adam Stewart Harrison
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