Dr Ofer Engel

Job: Lecturer

Faculty: Computing, Engineering and Media

School/department: School of Computer Science and Informatics

Address: De Montfort University, The Gateway, Leicester, LE1 9BH

T: +44 (0)116 201 3995

E: ofer.engel@dmu.ac.uk

W: https://www.dmu.ac.uk


Research group affiliations

Centre for Computing and Social Responsibility (CCSR)

Publications and outputs

  1. Abell, P., Engel, O. (2019). Subjective Causality and Counterfactuals in the Social Sciences: Toward an Ethnographic Causality? Sociological Methods and Research. pp 1- 19. 
  2. Abell, P., Engel, O. (2018). The Coleman Diagram, Small N Inquiry and Ethnographic Causality. Sociologica, 12 (2), p. 115-125. https://doi.org/10.6092/issn.1971-8853/8626
  3. Kellard, N., Millo, Y., Simon, J. and Engel, O., (2017). Close communications: Hedge funds, brokers and the emergence of herding. British Journal of Management, 28(1), pp.84-101.
  4. Deng, H., Abell, P., Engel, O., Wu, J., & Tan, Y. (2016). “The influence of structural balance and homophily/heterophobia on the adjustment of random complete signed networks.” Social Networks, 44, 190–201
  5. Abell, P., Engel, O., & Wynn, H. (2015). “Corporate Social Responsibility, Inequality and Corporate Governance.” In B. Fryzel (Ed.), The True Value of CSR: Corporate Identity and Stakeholder Perceptions. Palgrave Macmillan

Research interests/expertise

Social Networks, Data Science, Organisation Theory, Social Mechanisms

Areas of teaching

Information Management, Big Data and Business Models, Quantitative Methods in the Social Sciences

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2019 Key note speaking at the fourth Mercator-IPC Alumni Retreat in Ağva Robin's Nest Eco Resort

Ofer Engel, lecturer at De Montfort University