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Miss Ganiat Kazeem

Miss Ganiat Omolara Kazeem

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Professional biography

Ganiat Kazeem has a background in applied sciences and social sciences. She holds a BSc. Hons in Microbiology, an MSc in Information systems specialising in Informatics  and is currently a PhD doctorate researcher at the Open University in the department of Computing and Communications and Centre for Police Research and Learning. She is also a member of the Critical information Systems Group at the Open University.

Research interests


Communications systems

Continuous system improvement

Policing & Crime

Critical Information Studies 

Business Process management

information and policy development and improvement

Computer Supported Cooperative Work

Informatics and Information Systems 

Strategic sustainable development


Human migration - trafficking, modern slavery, exploitation

Decolonisation of information and information systems

Teaching interests

Policing and Information

Crime and Critical information use

Project management in Information systems

Computing and Communications

Information Systems




Impact and engagement

Kazeem, Ganiat Omolara (2020): Risk prediction and decision making in policing – Humans, Algorithms and Data. (A study of processes at Bedfordshire, Hertfordshire and Cambridgeshire police) In: Proceedings of the 18th European Conference on Computer-Supported Cooperative Work: The International Venue on Practice-centred Computing on the Design of Cooperation Technologies, Reports of the European Society for Socially Embedded Technologies (ISSN 2510-2591), DOI: 10.18420/ecscw2020_dc04

Ganiat Kazeem (2020): Ethnographic intricacies and non- Western settings. In: Coping with messiness in Ethnography Workshop; Proceedings of the 18th European Conference on see Computer-Supported Cooperative Work: The International Venue on Practice-centred Computing on the Design of Cooperation Technologies - Exploratory Papers, Reports of the European Society for Socially Embedded Technologies

Kazeem, G., 2019. Decoding the Ages - Technology in policing Europe (Transformations in the nature and use of information in policing). In: 9th Tensions of Europe Conference - Decoding Europe, Technological pasts in the digital age. Luxembourg: Tensions of Europe Confrence.

Kazeem, Ganiat Omolara (2018). Technology In Policing : An ethnographic study of the use of information and communication technology within Bedfordshire police force.