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Harold Harrison

management educator

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).

Interests

  • Other 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