Professor Ian Angell


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Introduction              Site Last Updated: August 2013



The old version stays operative until changeover

Read Ian's latest book Science's First Mistake

You can also download a free .pdf of from 


Watch Ian talk about the book

at Gresham College in May 2011 on


or listen to his BBC Radio 4 interview with Laurie Taylor:


Ian Angell was Professor of Information Systems at the London School of Economics from 1986 until his retirement in September 2011.

Prior to this he researched and taught Computer Science at Royal Holloway College, and University College London.

He is now a Professor Emeritus at the LSE, and is still contactable through his LSE phone and e-mail. You can find out more about him by clicking on synopsis.

He has just returned from lecture tours of Bahrain, Abu Dhabi, and Las Vegas.

This is a photo from a newspaper article of the trip to Abu Dhabi, showing (left to right):

Dr. Tayeb A. Khamali, Vice Chancellor of the Higher Colleges of Technology, United Arab Emirates; Ian;

Ed Grier, Dean of the School of Business, Virginia Commonwealth University, USA;

Sheikh Nahayan Mabarak Al Nahayan, Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research,Chancellor of the Higher Colleges of Technology, UAE;

Dr. Karin Hedström, Professor at Örebro University, Örebro, Sweden;

Dr. Gurpreet Dhillon, Professor of Information Security, School of Business, Virginia Commonwealth University.


More generally read about him, his appearances in the media, or sample some of his talks, books and other popular writings.