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Dr Morgan Harvey

Senior Lecturer

Department: Computer and Information Sciences

Before taking up the post at Northumbria, Morgan spent 15 months working as a post-doc researcher at the University of Erlangen-Nuremberg, Germany and another 2 years as a post-doc at the University of Lugano in Switzerland.

Morgan wrote his Ph.D. under the supervision of Professor Ian Ruthven at the department of Computer and Information Sciences at the University of Strathclyde in Glasgow. His work aims to bridge the gap between “systems” and “user-centred” Information Retrieval. Key research themes revolving around the development of systems allowing people to effectively model and utilise the data sources they interact with every day and understanding how people use such systems.

 

Website: http://derharvey.de/

Morgan Harvey

Campus Address

Office 309, Computer and Information Sciences building
Northumbria University
Newcastle upon Tyne
NE1 8ST

Qualifications

  • Computing Science PhD January 01 2015
  • Fellow (FHEA) Higher Education Academy (HEA) 2016

Key Publications

  • Please visit the Pure Research Information Portal for further information
  • Understanding Mobile Search Task Relevance and User Behaviour in Context, Aliannejadi, M., Harvey, M., Costa, L., Pointon, M., Crestani, F. 10 Mar 2019, ACM SIGIR Conference on Human Information Interaction and Retrieval (CHIIR)
  • An investigation into Scottish teenagers’ information literacy and search skills, Brazier, D., Walton, G., Harvey, M. 1 Mar 2019, In: Information Research
  • Library 2.0: The effectiveness of social media as a marketing tool for libraries in educational institutions, Jones, M., Harvey, M. 1 Mar 2019, In: Journal of Librarianship and Information Science
  • A Comparative Study of Native and Non-Native Information Seeking Behaviours, Brazier, D., Harvey, M. 26 Mar 2018, European Conference on Information Retrieval 2018
  • Noisy Signals: Understanding the Impact of Auditory Distraction on Web Search Tasks, Harvey, M., Pointon, M. 11 Mar 2018, ACM SIGIR Conference on Human Information Interaction and Retrieval 2018
  • Information Seeking Behaviour of Aspiring Undergraduates on Social Media: Who Are They Interacting with?, Dodd, L., Chowdhury, G., Harvey, M., Walton, G. 3 Nov 2017, Digital Libraries: Data, Information, and Knowledge for Digital Lives, Springer
  • Exploiting Food Choice Biases for Healthier Recipe Recommendation, Elsweiler, D., Trattner, C., Harvey, M. 7 Aug 2017, The 40th International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval
  • Searching on the Go, Harvey, M., Pointon, M. 7 Aug 2017, The 40th International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval
  • User Nutrition Modelling and Recommendation, Schäfer, H., Elahi, M., Elsweiler, D., Groh, G., Harvey, M., Ludwig, B., Ricci, F., Said, A. 9 Jul 2017, Adjunct Publication of the 25th Conference on User Modeling, Adaptation and Personalization - UMAP '17, New York, ACM
  • E-government and the digital divide: A study of English-as-a-Second-Language Users' Information Behaviour, Brazier, D., Harvey, M. 10 Apr 2017, ECIR 2017 - 39th European Conference on Information Retrieval

Research Themes and Scholarly Interests

- Information retrieval, seeking and behaviour
- Mobile information retrieval
- Information literacy and the digital divide
- Recommender systems

 

PGR Supervision

David Brazier English as a second language user’s Information Interaction in an e-Governmental context Start: 01/10/2015


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