Roel Wieringa

Roel Wieringa is professor emeritus of Information Systems in the department of Services and Cybersecurity of the faculty of Electrical Engineering Mathematics and Computer Science at the University of Twente.
Roel just after he became full professor: In University meetings: After his pension:
On 22nd March 2019, I gave my farewell lecture. The slides are online and a video recording shows all the interaction between me and the dynamics of the slides. The only thing I don't do is trip over my robe.
In 2017 I have founded the company The Value Engineers with Jaap Gordijn and Dan Ionita . We provide tools and techniques to make digital business models. It is based on our joint e3value research.

Short videos on Design Science Methodology

Based on my book Design Science Methodology for Information Systems and Software Engineering (Springer, 2014).
  1. What is design science? 14 min.
  2. What is your research problem? 13 min.
  3. A template for design problems 13 min.
  4. What are your knowledge questions? 8 min.
  5. Three kinds of explanations 8 min.
  6. A framework for design science 7 min.
  7. The engineering and design cycles 20 min.
  8. Problem theories and design theories 8 min.
  9. Outline of a design thesis 9 min.
  10. The empirical cycle 17 min.
  11. Research designs 19 min.
  12. Outline of an empirical research thesis 9 min.
  13. Case-based generalization 8 min.


PhD Theses (co)supervised

are listed on a separate page

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