Dr Ian Harris BSc (Hons), PhD


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Aberystwyth Business School

Postal address
Aberystwyth University
Cledwyn Building
United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
Phone: 01970 622255


Ian has blended academia with business over the preceding 30 years. Having experience in FMCG operational management with Walmart, Strategic and Tactical consultancy for numerous FTSE 100 companies in Business Intelligence, Data Warehousing and E-Business. He was also part of the team (Programme Manager) that captured the biggest Venture Capital investment in Welsh history (Ubiquity, VOIP) and has recently been responsible for the Digital Marketing team at a University. In addition to Ian's teaching and research interests he still consults for various commercial segments and is never happier than when he's crawling through data looking for business insights and improving the bottom line.

Ian has taught in Higher Education for over 20 years. With particular specialism in Digital Marketing.


  • Web and Mobile User Experience (UX)
  • Digital Strategy
  • Social Media
  • Web Analytics
  • Copywriting
  • Digital Advertising
  • Search Engine Optimisation and Search Engine Marketing
  • Campaign Development and Execution
  • Helping Start Up and Small Business with their Digital Marketing


Degree Scheme Coordinator: Marketing


MM10520 - Contemporary Marketing Practice

MM30120 - Marketing Management

MM31420 - Consumer Behaviour

MM36620 - Branding

MM30520 - Marketing Communications

MM30620 - Digital Marketing

MMM7720 - Marketing for Managers