Antony Carter

Deputy Head of the Department of Computing & Technology

Faculty:Faculty of Science and Engineering

Department:School of Computing and Information Science

Location: Chelmsford

Areas of Expertise: Computing and technology

Tony has over 30 years' lecturing experience. His particular area of interest is the use of technology to support globally dispersed project teams.


After working for SMEs in a variety of IT roles ranging from the design of computer interfaces for electronic typewriters to managing timeshare computer services, Tony went on to lecture at the University of East London. He moved to Anglia Ruskin University in 2001 and has lectured in a wide range of subjects, including computer architecture, networking, programming and business analysis and management.

Research interests

  • Issues of project management in globally dispersed teams
  • The business case for cloud computing

Areas of research supervision

  • Currently supervising a PhD student on trust issues between SMEs and internet service providers


BSc (Hons) Business Information Systems, BSc (Hons) Computer Networks, MSc Mobile Telecommunications


  • PGDip Digital Systems, Brunel University
  • GradDip Computer Studies, North East London Polytechnic
  • Cisco IT Essentials I: PC Hardware and Software, IT Essentials II: Network Operating Systems and Network Introduction
  • ComptIA A+ and Server +

Memberships, editorial boards

  • Member, British Computer Society

Selected recent publications

Chalk, B.S., Carter, A.T., Hind, R.W., 2004. Computer Organisation and Architecture: an Introduction. Second Edition, London: Palgrave Macmillan. ISBN: 1403901643.