International Journal of Information Systems and Management

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Editor in Chief: Prof. Dr. Eldon Y. Li
ISSN online: 1751-3235
ISSN print: 1751-3227
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Information systems contain many subsystems within organisations. The field of study encompasses disciplines in social science, computer science, ICTs, management, multimedia, etc. An information systems professionals mission is to turn systems into organisational values, requiring innovative, communication, technical, people, management and valuation skills. One must keep abreast of knowledge, methods, phenomena and technology advances, applying them to managing an organisation. IJISAM is a double-blind refereed, authoritative reference addressing working/potential information systems theories/applications and emerging issues of interest to professionals/academics.


 Topics covered include

  • Architectures/infrastructures, agent/intelligent/knowledge-based systems
  • [Bio]medical informatics, social informatics
  • Collaborative work systems/management, human factors
  • Data mining, knowledge discovery, data warehouse, OLAP, ontologies
  • Database architectures/applications, decision support systems
  • Enterprise/executive information systems, ethics in IS
  • Functional information systems, impacts of information systems
  • IT globalisation, interorganisational systems, e-commerce, virtual business
  • ICTs, media, communications, emerging information technologies
  • IS education, outsourcing, performance, planning, quality, security, theories, models
  • Knowledge management, organisational learning, knowledge networks
  • Management information systems, management of information resources
  • Metrics/benchmarking, capabilities evaluation, research methods
  • Software process/project management, workflow management
  • Strategic IS, IT valuation, information economics, competitive advantage

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The objectives of IJISAM are to develop, promote and coordinate the development and practice of information systems theories and methods. It also aims to help professionals, business educators and policy-makers to contribute know-how, to disseminate information, and to learn from each other. The international dimension is emphasised in order to overcome cultural and national barriers and to meet the needs of accelerating technological and organisational changes in the global community.


Professionals, policy-makers, academics, researchers and managers in IT, business and commerce.


IJISAM publishes original and review papers, technical reports, case studies and research notes. Contributions may be by submission or invitation, and suggestions for Special Issues and publications are welcome.



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    Editor in Chief

  • Li, Eldon Y., Chung Yuan Christian University, Taiwan

Associate Editors

  • Burns, Timothy J., Ramapo College of New Jersey, USA
  • Choi, Kyungsub S., Rhode Island College, USA

Advisory Board

  • Benbasat, Izak, University of British Columbia, Canada
  • Bjørn-Andersen, Niels, Copenhagen Business School, Denmark
  • Chen, Peter Pin-Shan, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, USA
  • Davis, Gordon B., Georgia State University, USA
  • Ein-Dor, Phillip, Tel-Aviv University, Israel
  • Kraemer, Kenneth L., University of California at Irvine, USA
  • Land, Frank F., The London School of Economics and Political Science, UK
  • Lucas, Jr., Henry C., University of Maryland, USA
  • Madnick, Stuart, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA
  • McLean, Ephraim R., Georgia State University, USA
  • Nolan, Richard, Harvard Business School, USA
  • Nunamaker, Jay F., University of Arizona, USA
  • Sibley, Edgar H., George Mason University, USA
  • Turban, Efraim, University of Hawaii, USA
  • Whinston, Andrew B., The University of Texas at Austin, USA
  • Zwass, Vladimir, Fairleigh Dickinson University, USA

Editorial Board Members

  • Avgerou, Chrisanthi, The London School of Economics and Political Science, UK
  • Baskerville, Richard L., Georgia State University, USA
  • Bui, Tung X., University of Hawaii at Manoa, USA
  • Chau, Patrick Y.K., The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR, China
  • Chen, Houn-Gee, National Taiwan University, Taiwan
  • Chen, Hsinchun, The University of Arizona, USA
  • Davis, Fred D., University of Arkansas, USA
  • Du, Timon C., The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR, China
  • Fichman, Robert G., Boston College, USA
  • Galletta, Dennis F., University of Pittsburgh, USA
  • Gordon, Michael D., University of Michigan Business School, USA
  • Gregor, Shirley, The Australian National University, Australia
  • Grover, Varun, Clemson University, USA
  • Hirschheim, Rudy, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, USA
  • Iivari, Juhani, University of Oulu, Finland
  • Ives, Blake, University of Houston, USA
  • Jarvenpaa, Sirkka, The University of Texas at Austin, USA
  • Jiang, James J., National Taiwan University, Taiwan
  • Karahanna, Elena, University of Georgia, USA
  • Kauffman, Robert J., Singapore Management University, Singapore
  • Kirsch, Laurie J., University of Pittsburgh, USA
  • Lederer, Albert L., University of Kentucky, USA
  • Lee, Allen, Virginia Commonwealth University, USA
  • Leidner, Dorothy E., Baylor University, USA
  • Liang, Ting-Peng, National Chengchi University, Taiwan
  • Pankowska, Malgorzata, University of Economics, Poland
  • Sabherwal, Rajiv, University of Arkansas, USA
  • Sambamurthy, Vallab, Michigan State University, USA
  • Sarkar, Sumit, University of Texas at Dallas, USA
  • Saunders, Carol S., University of Central Florida, USA
  • Schoder, Detlef, University of Cologne, Germany
  • Shaw, Michael, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, USA
  • Sheng, Olivia, University of Utah, USA
  • Straub, Detmar W., Georgia State University, USA
  • Te'eni, Dov, Tel Aviv University, Israel
  • Vessey, Iris, University of Queensland, Australia
  • Vogel, Douglas R., Harbin Institute of Technology, China
  • Wang, Eric T.G., National Central University, Taiwan
  • Wei, Kwok Kee, City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR, China
  • Whang, Seungjin, Stanford University, USA
  • Yen, David C., State University of New York, USA


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