Dr James Duggan

School of Business

Lecturer/ Assistant Professor


James Duggan is an Assistant Professor of Management and Organisational Behaviour at the School of Business, Maynooth University, Ireland. With a background in new media and technology, James’ research examines the digitalisation of management practice with a particular focus on understanding the fragmented nature of work in the gig economy. Prior to joining Maynooth University, James completed his doctoral studies at Cork University Business School, University College Cork, where his thesis explored the role of algorithmic management in shaping the experiences of app-based gig workers. A previous Irish Research Council scholarship awardee, James’ research has been published in outlets such as Human Resource Management Journal and the International Journal of Human Resource Management.