Dr. (Miss) Kazeem has a background in applied and social sciences. She holds a BSc. Hons in Microbiology and an MSc in Information systems specialising in informatics and a PhD. In Communications and Computing.

She acquired her PhD at the Open university in recognition of her doctoral research: Risk predictions and decision making in policing – Humans, Algorithms and Data. ( A study of processes at Bedfordshire, Hertfordshire and Cambridgeshire police forces) while maintaining membership of the Critical information Systems Group in the STEM Computing and Communications department and collaborating with the Centre for Police Research and Learning (CPRL) at the Open University in Buckinghamshire.

She is a freelance business, strategic and management consultant, higher education lecturer, and social research scientist specialising in qualitative approaches with focus on ethnographic work, soft systems methodologies and participatory methods.

She specialises in organisational studies and analysis, informatics and in work facilitation of problem solving using systems thinking approaches. She also delivers hands on business motivation planning and implementation workshops to help businesses understand their value propositions and exchange and value processes before/while incorporating innovation, ICT and quasi LEAN approaches to their core business model.

She been involved in conducting academic ethnographic research in the area of information systems, CSCW, HCI, people and technologies in policing in the East of England since 2015.

She is a member Association for Computing Machinery (ACM), Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) , British computer society (BCS), British Society for Criminology (BSC), Society of Evidence Based Policing and European society for socially embedded technologies (EUSSET).

Alongside this she is an Associate fellow of the Higher education academy and higher education lecturer with a teaching experience across Policing Organisation and Practice; Policing, information systems, Information and communication technologies, AI, Algorithms, Business Information systems & informatics, cultural criminology, Cybersecurity, Soft systems methodologies, critical information and innovation issues, Victimology and related socio- technical and sociological phenomenon.

In her spare time, Miss Kazeem gardens, sews and runs a side gig as a food artisan sometimes cooking for hire at Mama’s Coalpot. She also supports young people as a registered Setpoint STEM ambassador and donates her time charitably as a soup kitchen cook and independent food bank coordination lead at Action Force Community Group. To support her charitable work please click here.

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“Every questioning is a seeking. Every seeking takes its direction beforehand from what is sought. Questioning is a knowing search for beings in their thatness and whatness.”

― Martin Heidegger, Being and Time