Research Output per year
I was born 20. May 1954 in Aalborg, Denmark.
I am a Danish citizen. I speak Danish and English (fluency in writing and speaking).
1990 Ph.D. in Computer Science, Roskilde University, Denmark.
1983 Master of Science in Computer Science, University of Copenhagen, DK;
minor subject: Sociology
1995 Visiting researcher at Work Practice and Technology, Xerox Palo Alto Research Center
1993- Associate Professor, Department of People and Technology, Roskilde University, Denmark
1986-93 Assistant Professor (1989-1993), PhD Candidate (1986-1989),
Computer Science, Roskilde University, Denmark.
1985-86 Project Manager, Dansk Edb Regnecentrum, Copenhagen, Denmark
1983-85 Computer Scientist, Dansk Datamatik Center, Copenhagen, Denmark
Information Systems, Participatory Design, Computer Supported Cooperative Work, and Healthcare IT
Management and Academic Services
2014- Head of Studies Computer Science and Informatics
2009- Head of Doctoral School, Department of Communication, Business and Information Technologies, Roskilde University
2008-11 Editorial Board, Scandinavian Journal of Information Systems; Editor-in-Chief 2011
2008-10 Member of the Management Group of the "Danish Research School for Information Systems" (DaRSIS)
2004-07 Member of the Steering Committee for the HIT research project (4-year research project funded by the "Programkomiteen for Nanovidenskab og -teknologi, Bioteknologi og IT").
2003-05 Project manager "RUC-online"; a research initiative supported by Roskilde University.
2002-08 Director of Studies, Computer Science, Informatics and Interdisciplinary IT Development
2001- Head of PhD Programme Design and Management of Information Technology
2000-03 Member of the Steering Committee for the DIWA research project (4-year research project with a 7 mio. DKK research grant from the interdisciplinary research program in "Informationsteknologi" (total budget: 15 mio. DKK.)
2000-07 Member of the Steering Committee for the regional Ph.D. program "Design and Management of Information Technology" (DMIT).
1997-99 Member of the Steering Committee for the research project "MUST" (3 year research project with a 3 mio. DKK grant from the Danish National Center for IT Research)
1997 Chairman of the RUC/Computer Science Education Evaluation Group.
1993-97 Head of the Computer Science Section, Roskilde University, Denmark.
- Computer science, IT
- User centred systems design
- User participation
- Design and use in organizational relation
- Preliminary study
- Groupware technology
- Information systems
- IS design
- Computer Supported Cooperative Work (CSCW)
- Participatory design
- Software engineering
Research output: Book/Report › Anthology › Research
Research output: Book/Report › Anthology › Research › peer-review
Projects per year
15/08/2013 → …
Simonsen, J., Svabo, C., Strandvad, S. M., Samson, K., Hertzum, M., Hansen, O. E., Søndergård, B., Kristiansen, E., Christrup, H., Pries-Heje, J., Nielsen, J. L., Bødker, K., Pfeiffer Pedersen, L., Frølunde, L., Rosendahl, M., Neisig, M., Frandsen, M. S., Juul, N. C., Jørgensen, N., Lybæk, R., Groth, S. K., Christensen, T. B., Andreasen, T., Kjær, T., Kensing, F., Venable, J., Birch Andreasen, L., Baskerville, R. & Gudiksen, S.
01/01/2013 → 01/10/2014
01/01/2004 → 30/06/2009
Activities per year
Activity: Talk or presentation › Lecture and oral contribution
Activity: Lecture and oral contribution