Dr. James Xue studied BSc (Hons) Computing and Information Systems from the University of Nottingham and obtained a First Class Honours degree in 2004. He then studied MSc and Ph.D. both in Computer Science at the University of Warwick in 2005 and 2006, respectively. Dr. Xue worked as Postdoc Researcher and Software Developer for University of Warwick and Cardiff University before joining the University of Northampton as a lecturer in 2010.
Dr. Xue is the programme leader for BSc/HND Computing (general pathway). He is responsible for teaching the following modules:
- Databases 3 (Level 6)
- Databases (Level 7)
- Group Project (Level 5)
- Computing Dissertation (Level 6)
Dr. Xue’s areas of interest include distributed systems; database technologies; data mining and applications; digital healthcare, etc.