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Department of Computing

Leszek Andrzej MACIASZEK

Macquarie University
Faculty of Science
Department of Computing
Sydney, NSW 2109
Australia

telephone: +61 2 9850-9519
facsimile: +61 2 9850-9551
email: leszek@ics.mq.edu.au

website: http://web.science.mq.edu.au/~leszek/
courier: North Ryde, Herring Road, Bld. E6A, Room 319

Date of Birth: 8 December 1950

Place of Birth:        Kudowa-Zdroj, Poland

Citizenship:            Australia, Poland

Qualifications:  

       Habilitation (2008) in Economics from University of Economics (Wroclaw, Poland)

Hab. Thesis based on single-theme series of publications in "Modeling and Development of Adaptive Complex Information Systems"

 

       PhD (1977) in Economics (Management and Informatics) from Academy of Economics (Wroclaw, Poland)

Ph.D. Thesis: "Design of a Multi-Access Reservation System for Tourist Services in Poland" received Minister of Science award in a nationwide competition.

 

       MSc (1972) in Informatics (Business Data Processing) from Academy of Economics (Wroclaw, Poland)

M.Sc. Thesis: "Computerized Payroll Calculation for Petrol Station Franchises in Petroleum Industry Commercial Centre" received Minister of Science award in a nationwide competition.

Career Overview:

1991(02) - present             Associate Professor in Computing; Macquarie University ~ Sydney, Australia

2009(02) - present             Professor in Business Informatics; University of Economics, Wroclaw, Poland

1987(01) - 1991(01)           Senior Lecturer; Department of Computer Science, University of Wollongong, Australia

1985(02) - 1986(12)           Lecturer ; Department of Computing Science, University of Wollongong, Australia

1981(09) - 1985(01)           Associate Professor; Department of Mathematics, Kuwait University

1981(02) - 1981(08)           Assistant Professor; Institute of Informatics, University of Economics, Wroclaw, Poland

1978(10) - 1981(02)           Head of Database Systems Laboratory; Research Centre, University of Economics, Wroclaw, Poland

1977(03) - 1978(09)           Assistant Professor; Institute of Informatics, University of Economics, Wroclaw, Poland

1974(11) - 1977(03)           Instructor; Institute of Statistics and Cybernetics, University of Economics, Wroclaw, Poland

1972(09) - 1974(10)           Assistant Instructor; Institute of Economic Calculus Methods, University of Economics, Wroclaw, Poland

Visiting Professor:

2007 (06)                          Beijing Jiaotong University and Northeastern University Shenyang, China

2006(10) – 2007(02),

2003(04) – 2004(01),

1999(09) – 1999(10)           University of Economics, Wroclaw, Poland

2001(07) – 2002(06)           Catholic University, Sydney, Australia

2000(03)                           Inter-University of Macau

1996(03) – 1996(04)           University of Economics, Poznan, Poland

1996(05)                           Tilburg University, The Netherlands;
University of Torino, Italy

1992(09)                           Louis Pasteur University, Strasbourg, France

Visiting Scientist:

2008(05) – 2008(07)           University of Economics, Poznan, Poland (Marie Curie Fellow)

2006(09) – 2006(10)           University of Torino, Italy

2004(11)                           Belarus State Economic University, Minsk, Belarus

1993(01)                           University of Nice, Sophia Antipolis, France

1992(09) – 1992(12)           Research Institute for Applied Knowledge Processing, FAW, Ulm, Germany

1989(01) – 1989(05)           in USA:
Andersen Consulting - Centre for Strategic Technology Research in Chicago;
University of Southern California in Los Angeles;
IBM Almaden Research Centre in San Jose;
Southern Methodist University in Dallas;
University of Michigan in Ann Arbor;
George Mason University in Fairfax;
IBM T.J. Watson Research Center in Yorktown Heights

1989(05) – 1989(07)           University and Forschungzentrum Informatik in Karlsruhe, Germany;
ETH in Zόrich, Switzerland;
Prince of Songla University, Hatyai, Thailand

1984(07) – 1984(08)           Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, USA

Consultancies/Directorships:

2005(09) – 2006(08)           Software Architect; Unilink Warszawa sp. z o o. (Warszawa, Poland)

1994(06) – 2004(06)           Director; MACOMP Software – a software development company, Sydney, Australia

1997(07) – 2002(08)           Consultant; Australian Independent Media Pty Ltd and later ACNielsen (Nielsen Media Research) – a VNU company (Sydney, Australia)

Some Other Consultancies:           

·         International Development Program of Australian Universities and Colleges

·         BHP Steel, Wollongong, Australia

·         Roads and Traffic Authority, Sydney, Australia

·         Multiple Sclerosis Society of New South Wales, Australia

·         SLIGOS Organizzazione e Sistemi SpA, Milan, Italy

·         Tower Technology Pty Ltd., Sydney, Australia

·         Boeing Australia Ltd, Sydney, Australia

·         TEKBAC Group of Companies, Singapore and Kuala Lumpur Malaysia

·         Ferrero, Alba, Italy

In-house Multi-Day Workshops/Training Courses to Organizations in Australia:

·         Comalco Smelting, Brisbane

·         CITEC, Brisbane

·         Leeds & Northrup, Sydney

·         Power Group Consulting, Perth

·         CSIRO Australia Telescope, Sydney

·         Foxboro, Sydney

·         Department of Social Security, Canberra

·         Australian Independent Media Data, Sydney

·         Department of Defence, Canberra

·         Nortell, Sydney

·         Tower Technology, Sydney

·         Qantas, Sydney

·         Centrelink, Canberra

·         Bank of Queensland, Brisbane

·         National Australia Bank, Melbourne.

Research Interests:

·         software engineering

·         relational, object-relational and object databases

·         development and integration of enterprise and e-business systems

·         requirements analysis and system design

·         object technology

·         business process management

·         services computing

Books:

·         MACIASZEK, L.A. (2007): Requirements Analysis and System Design, 3rd ed., Addison-Wesley, 642p.  http://www.comp.mq.edu.au/books/rasd3ed/

·         MACIASZEK, L.A. and LIONG, B.L. (2005): Practical Software Engineering.  A Case-Study Approach, Addison-Wesley, 864p. (translated to Chinese and being translated to Russian) http://www.comp.mq.edu.au/books/pse/

·         MACIASZEK, L.A. (2005): Requirements Analysis and System Design, 2nd ed., Addison-Wesley, 504p. http://www.comp.mq.edu.au/books/rasd2ed/

·         MACIASZEK, L.A. (2001): Requirements Analysis and System Design. Developing Information Systems with UML, Addison-Wesley, 416p. {translated to Chinese, Russian and Italian} http://www.comp.mq.edu.au/books/maciaszek/

·         MACIASZEK, L.A. (1990): Database Design and Implementation, Prentice Hall, 383p.

Other Recent Publications:

MACIASZEK, L.A.  GONZALEZ-PEREZ, C. and JABLONSKI, S. (eds.) (2010): Evaluation of Novel Approaches to Software Engineering, Third and Fourth International Conference ENASE 2008/2009, Barcelona, Spain/Milan, Italy, Revised Selected Papers Series: Communications in Computer and Information Science , Springer (to appear)
MACIASZEK, L.A. (2009): Architecture-Centric Software Quality Management. Web Information Systems and Technologies, WEBIST 2008, LNBIP,  eds. J. Cordeiro, S. Hammoudi, and J. Filipe, © Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg, 16p. (to appear)
ABRAMOWICZ, W.  MACIASZEK, L.A.  KOWALCZYK, R. and SPECK, A. (eds) (2009): Business Process, Services Computing and Intelligent Service Management. BPSC 2009, ISM 2009, YRW-MBP 2009, Lecture Notes in Informatics (LNI) Volume 147, Gesellschaft fur Informatik, 249p. (ISBN: 978-3-88579-241-3)
FILIPE, J.  SHISHKOV, B.  HELFERT, M. and MACIASZEK, L.A. (eds.) (2009): Software and Data Technologies, Second International Conference, ICSOFT/ENASE 2007, Barcelona, Spain, July 22-25, 2007, Springer, Revised Selected Papers Series: Communications in Computer and Information Science , Vol. 22, 428 p., ISBN: 978-3-540-88654-9
MACIASZEK, L.A. (2008): Adaptive Integration of Enterprise and B2B Applications. ICSOFT 2006, CCIS 10,  eds. J. Filipe, B. Shishkov, and M. Helfert, © Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg, pp. 3–15. (keynote paper)
MACIASZEK, L.A. (2008): Analiza Struktur Zależności w Zarządzaniu Intencją Architektoniczną Systemu (Dependency Structure Analysis for Managing Architectural Intent), Inżynieria Oprogramowania – Od Teorii do Praktyki, ed. Z. Huzar, Z. Mazur, Wydawnictwa Komunikacji i Łączności, Warszawa, pp.13-26. (invited paper)
ABRAMOWICZ, W. and MACIASZEK, L.A. (eds) (2008): The 1st IEEE International Workshop on Semantics for Business Process Management (SemBPM 2008), in: Proceedings of the 32nd Annual IEEE International Computer Software and Applications Conference COMPSAC 2008, Turku, Finland, July 28 - August 1, 2008, IEEE Computer Society Publications
MACIASZEK, L.A. (2008): Modelowanie i rozwój adaptacyjnych złożonych systemów informatycznych/Modelling and Development of Adaptive Complex Information Systems, Wydawnictwo Uniwersytetu Ekonomicznego we Wroclawiu, 68p. (in Polish and in English)
MACIASZEK, L.A. (2008): Building Quality into Web Information Systems, Proceedings of 4th International Conference on Web Information Systems and Technologies (WEBIST 2008), Madeira, Portugal, May 4-7, INSTICC, pp.IS-1-IS-16 (keynote paper)
MACIASZEK, L.A. (2008): Adaptive Interoperability – What’s in the Name?, Technologie informacyjne w przedsiebiorczosci wirtualnej, 1st International Student Conference on Information Technologies in Virtual Enterprises, Wroclaw, Poland, October 26 – 27, 2006, ed. M.L. Owoc and M. Sitarska, Wydawnictwo Uniwersytetu Ekonomicznego we Wroclawiu, pp.102-106. (invited paper)

Editorial boards and professional memberships:

  • Member of the Steering Committee of ENASE – Evaluation of Novel Approaches to Software Engineering (since 2007) http://www.enase.org/ 
  • Member of the Steering Committee of SABRE – Software, Agents, and Services for Business, Research, and E-Sciences (since 2006) http://sabre-conference.com      
  • Member of e-business panel of Foresight National Programme “Poland 2020” (since 2007) http://www.foresight.polska2020.pl/
  • Member of Polish Information Processing Society (PTI – Polskie Towarzystwo Informatyczne) (since 2004) http://www.pti.org.pl/
  • Honorary member of INSTICC (Institute for Systems and Technologies of Information, Control and Communication) (since 2004) http://www.insticc.org/

 

Leszek A. Maciaszek
September 2009