C. Kimble

Author: C. Kimble

Chris Kimble is an associate professor at Euromed Management, Marseille, France. Previously he lectured in Information Systems and Management at the University of York (UK), Information Technology at the University of Newcastle (UK) and was a researcher with the Business School and Department of Informatics at the University of Northumbria (UK). His broad research interests are how to manage the fit between technology and the social world. He is best known for his work on Communities of Practice and Knowledge Management although he has also published articles on Information Systems, Strategy and technological support for geographically distributed work. He has over 20 years of experience as an academic in France and the UK and he has published more than 80 articles in books and journals. He is the Senior Academic editor for the journal Global Business and Organizational Excellence, and on the editorial boards of the journals Information Research and e-Minds.


Publication period start: 1999
Number of co-authors: 12


Number of publications with favourite co-authors
D. Kudenko.
Peter Wright
Paul Hildreth

Productive Colleagues

Most productive colleagues in number of publications
Paul Hildreth
Jan M. Noyes
Peter Wright


Ting, I., Kimble, C., Kudenko., D. (2009): Finding Unexpected Navigation Behaviour in Clickstream Data for Website Design Improvement. In Journal of Web Engineering, 8 (1) pp. 71-92. https://www.rinton.net/xjwe8/jwe-8-1/071-092.pdf

Clark, Lillian, Ting, I-Hsien, Kimble, C., Wright, Peter, Kudenko, Daniel (2006): Combining ethnographic and clickstream data to identify user Web browsing strategies. In Information Research, 11 (2) pp. . https://informationr.net/ir/11-2/paper249.html

Abdullah, M.S., Kimble, C., Benest, I., Paige, R. (2006): Knowledge-Based Systems – A Re-Evaluation. In Journal of Knowledge Management, 10 (3) pp. 127 - 142. https://dx.doi.org/10.1108/13673270610670902

Kimble, C., Hildreth, Paul (2005): Dualities, Distributed Communities of Practice and Knowledge Management. In Journal of Knowledge Management, 9 (4) pp. 102-113. https://dx.doi.org/10.1108/13673270510610369

Hildreth, Paul, Kimble, C., Wright, Peter (2000): Communities of Practice in the Distributed International Environment. In Journal of Knowledge Management, 4 (1) pp. 27-37. https://dx.doi.org/10.1108/13673270010315920

Conkar, T., Noyes, Jan M., Kimble, C. (1999): CLIMATE: A Framework for Developing Holistic Requirements Analysis in Virtual Environments. In Interacting with Computers, 11 (4) pp. 387-402.