Santiago is a Fellow of the Higher Education Academy, UK.
Knowledge Transfer Activity
Santiago is the Principal Investigator of the JournalTOCs project. He created JournalTOCs, a personalisable Current Awareness Service powered by the largest searchable collection of scholarly journal Tables of Contents (TOCs).
JournalTOCs has a two-fold mission: to help researchers keep up-to-date on new research that matters to them; and to provide Heriot Watt students with a real-world scenario to learn and experiment with e-commerce technologies and management.
Santiago has worked in various Knowledge Transfer Projects as a Principal Investigator (PI) and consultant to companies from the publishing industry. His research interest is in Programmatic Resource Discovery, Interoperability and Delivery Metadata Standards, Open Access publishing business models, revenues and technologies.
Santiago is from Peru and graduated from the Universidad Nacional de Ingeniería (Lima). He did postgraduate studies in Japan, Spain, Belgium and the UK. Santiago is an Industrial Engineer by training and he holds a PhD in Engineering Sciences.
Dr. Santiago Chumbe
School of Mathematical
and Computer Sciences
Heriot Watt University
Tel: +44 (0)131 4513762
Office: EMB 1.46