About I came to academia late in life after an apparently random working life as a cinema projectionist, printer, editor, broadcaster, public servant and union official.
When I look back on it the central thread has been one of information. Information in many forms, prepared using many techniques, delivered to differing numbers of people, to be used in different ways.
In 1994, I began to keep track of information systems journals, which resulted in the creation of the Index of Information Systems Journals which has been in continuous operation since then. It was only logical that when the Excellence in Research for Australia project came along, that I would be entangled in the journal ranki