Lecturer
Food Business & Development
University College Cork
Cork
Ireland

T: +353-21-490-3000
E: a.sloane@ucc.ie

Research Interests

Rural Development, Business & Inter-organizational Networks, Social Network Analysis, Mixed Methods 

Peer Reviewed Journals

YearPublication
(2012)'The emergence of supply network ecosystems: a social network analysis perspective'
Alan Sloane & Seamus O'Reilly (2012) 'The emergence of supply network ecosystems: a social network analysis perspective'. Journal of Production, Planning and Control, 24 (7):621-631 Globe icon [DOI] [Details]

Book Chapters

YearPublication
(1984)'Large numbers on small computers'
Alan A. Sloane; John J.H. Miller (1984) 'Large numbers on small computers' In: Björn ENGQUIST and Tom SMEDSAAS (eds). PDE Software: Modules, Interfaces and Systems. AMSTERDAM - NEW YORK - OXFORD: North-Holland. Globe icon [Details]

Conference Publications

YearPublication
(2013)3rd Amsterdam Workshop on Networks and Organizations: Theoretical Advances in Network Research
Alan Sloane (2013) Of Networks and Networking: Cohesive Subgroups as Structure and Process in an Inter-Organizational Network 3rd Amsterdam Workshop on Networks and Organizations: Theoretical Advances in Network Research Vrije Universiteit, Amsterdam, Netherlands, , 20-JUN-13 - 21-JUN-13 [Details]
(2011)QMSS2 2011 Workshop: Social Network Data Collection
Alan Sloane (2011) Empirical Aspects of a Mixed Method Approach to Economic Network Analysis QMSS2 2011 Workshop: Social Network Data Collection Piran, Slovenia, Globe icon [Details]
(2011)Re-building Supply Chains for a Globalised World, 16th International Symposium on Logistics (ISL 2011)
Alan Sloane; Seamus O'Reilly (2011) Structural and Agentic Analysis of Supply-Chains: A Social Network Analysis Approach . In: Kulwant S. Pawar & Helen Rogers eds. Re-building Supply Chains for a Globalised World, 16th International Symposium on Logistics (ISL 2011) Berlin, Germany, , 10-JUL-11 - 13-JUL-11 , pp.125-136 Globe icon [Details]
(2010)15th International Symposium on Logistics (ISL 2010)
Alan Sloane; Seamus O'Reilly (2010) The Emergence of Supply Chain Eco-Systems - A Social Network Analysis . In: Kulwant S. Pawar & Chandra S. Lalwani eds. 15th International Symposium on Logistics (ISL 2010) Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, , 04-JUL-10 - 07-JUL-10 , pp.89-97 Globe icon [Details]
(1994)Proceedings of the USENIX Sixth C++ Technical Conference (CTEC'94)
Theodore C. Goldstein, Alan D. Sloane (1994) The object binary interface: C++ objects for evolvable shared class libraries . In: Doug Lea; Jim Waldo eds. Proceedings of the USENIX Sixth C++ Technical Conference (CTEC'94) Cambridge, MA, , 11-APR-94 - 14-APR-94 , pp.1-21 Globe icon [Details]

Conference Contributions

YearPublication
(2011)7th UK Social Networks Conference, 2011,
Alan Sloane, Seamus O'Reilly (2011) Forms of Knowledge, Modes of Communication and the Contrasting Structure of Two Economic Networks. [Oral Presentation], 7th UK Social Networks Conference, 2011, Greenwich, UK . [Details]
(2010)6th UK Social Networks Conference,
Alan Sloane, Seamus O'Reilly (2010) Mixing Qualitative and Quantitative Methods in Social Network Analysis - a “Concurrent Nested” Research Design. [Oral Presentation], 6th UK Social Networks Conference, Manchester, UK . [Details]
(2009)Irish Rural Studies Symposium,
Alan Sloane, Seamus O'Reilly (2009) Rural Broadband - “Globally Connected and Locally Disconnected”?. [Oral Presentation], Irish Rural Studies Symposium, Athenry, Ireland . [Details]
(2009)Regional Science Association International (Britain & Ireland Section) - Annual Conference,
Alan Sloane, Seamus O'Reilly (2009) Models of Economic Location - The Rural Economy and Advanced ICT. [Oral Presentation], Regional Science Association International (Britain & Ireland Section) - Annual Conference, Limerick, Ireland . [Details]
(2000)Proceedings of the 22nd International Conference on Software Engineering,
Alan Sloane (2000) Modeling Deployment and Configuration of CORBA Systems with UML. [Poster Presentation], Proceedings of the 22nd International Conference on Software Engineering, Limerick, Ireland . [Details]

Honours and Awards

 YearTitleAwarding Body
2007Government of Ireland Postgraduate Scholar Award IRCHSS