DR Ida Asadi Someh

DR Ida Asadi Someh


  • Business Value of IT
  • Data Governance, Privacy and Ethics
  • Organizational Aspects of Business Analytics and Big data



  • Ida Asadi Someh is a lecturer in Business Information Systems at The University of Melbourne, and a research affiliate at the Centre for Information Systems Research (CISR), MIT Sloan School of Management. Her research focuses on the use, value and governance of data (small and big), business intelligence and business analytics for organizations and society. She completed her PhD in 2015 at The University of Melbourne and was awarded the best PhD thesis in Melbourne School of Engineering, and the Vice Chancellor’s PhD Prize at The University of Melbourne.   


Member of

  • Association for Information Systems (AIS). AIS member 2013 -


Selected publications


Additional Grant Information

  • Research Collaboration Grant with University of Lund, Big Data Analytics and Organizational Performance , $22836, The Swedish Foundation for International Cooperation in Research and Higher Education ( STINT) .   


Education and training

  • PhD, University of Melbourne 2015
  • MIT, Tarbiat Modares University 2011
  • BSc, University of Tehran 2008

Awards and honors

  • John Melvin Memorial Scholarship for the Best PhD Thesis in Engineering, The University of Melbourne, 2016
  • Chancellor's Prize for Excellence in the PhD Thesis, The University of Melbourne, 2016


Available for supervision

  • Y

Supervision Statement

  • If you are interested in research on social and organizational aspects of business analytics and big data (e.g. use, value and governance), please contact me.