Research Seminars

Upcoming Seminars

October 21, 2016
“Turnover and turnaway of information systems/technology
professionals during a national crisis and across age groups”

Dr. Carlo Bellini, Associate Professor, Department of Management, UFPB, Brazil
Visiting Researcher, ISSCM Department, UNCG

Past Seminars

September 22, 2016
Understanding Online Hotel Reviews Through Automated Text Analysis
Nagesh Gavimeni, Cornell University

November 6, 2015
“Emporium Model: ISM 110”
Dr. Larry Taube, Associate Professor
Dr. Joy Bhadury, Professor
ISSCM Department

October 30, 2015
Business Analytics Research
Dr. Dave Schrader

October 16, 2015
Taking stock of courses
Dr. Vidya Gargeya
ISSCM Department Head

September 25, 2015
Business Analytics in the Context of Big Data: A Roadmap for Research
Dr. Lakshmi Iyer
ISSCM Department, Graduate Programs Director

September 11, 2015
Gaining Traction with Information Systems for Supply Chain Management
Mohammad Daneshvar Kakhki
IS PhD Candidate

September 4, 2015
Tools and Technologies for Success in the PhD Program
Caleb Bradberry
IS PhD Candidate

August 28, 2015
Bridging the Chasm Between Designers and Blind mHealth Users: An Affordance-Based Design Perspective
Shrirang Sahasrabudhe
IS PhD Candidate

August 21, 2015
Challenges in Research and Teaching in Information Systems
Dr. Vidya Gargeya
ISSCM Department Head

February 20, 2015
Examining Healthcare Analytics Process Bundaries: An Action Design Research Approach
Caleb Bradberry
IS PhD Candidate

February 6, 2015
Queuing Models for Repeat Visits in Healthcare: Capacity Planning for Cancer Screening
Dr. Aaron Ratcliffe
ISSCM Department, Assistant Professor

November 21, 2014
“Who Motivates My Participation in Virtual Interorganizational Communities of Practice: Self, Peers or the Firm?”
Kexin Zhao

November 7, 2014
“How Do You Succeed in Your Doctoral Program”
Dr. Xia Zhao
ISSCM Department, Associate Professor

October 31, 2014
“Voronoi Diagrams: A Tool to Understand Proximity/Influence
Dr. Joyendu “Joy” Bhadury
ISSCM Department, Professor

April 10, 2014
“Employees Exploration of Complex Systems: An Integrative View”
Dr. Yajiong (Lucky) Xue
East Carolina University

November 15, 2013 2-3:30pm Bryan 205
“The Campus Interview: A Key Step in Securing the Academic Position”
Dr. Vidya Gargeya, Dr. Ling Xue and Dr. Aaron Ratcliffe
ISSCM Department

November 8, 2013 2-3:30pm Bryan 205
“Prevention and Handling of Academic Integrity Violations”
Dr. Vidya Gargeya
ISSCM Department Head

September 13, 2013
“Preparing for Academic Job Search in the IS Discipline”
Connie Albert, Don Heath and Richelle Oakley
IS PhD Candidates

September 6, 2013
“Board interlock networks of Indian companies and firm performance: A social network analysis”
Dr. Jaideep Ghosh, Ramanujan Fellow Scientist
Department of Science & Technology, Govt. of India
CSIR – NISTADS, Govt. of India

March 22, 2013
“Electronic Thesis and Dissertation (ETD) Workshop”
Valeria Caviness, The Graduate School, UNCG

March 1, 2013
“Mathematical Measures in Counterterrorism”
H.A. Eiselt, Professor, University of New Brunswick, Canada
Mark Burkey, Professor of Economics, NC A&T State University
Joy Bhadury, Associate Dean, UNCG

November 30, 2012
“Exploiting Lead Time Elasticity to Increase profit: An Inventory Model with an Option of Deferred Delivery”
Dr. Richard Ehrhardt, Professor and Dr. Joy Bhadury, Associate Dean

November 9, 2012
“Complex Task Training and Tacit Knowledge Transfer in IT-Enabled Peer Assessment Environment”
Dmytro Babik, IS PhD Candidate and Dr. Eric Ford, Forsyth Medical Center Distinguished Professor

October 5, 2012
“Relevance, goodness-of-fit index, PLS, SEM, philosophy of science, modus tollens, technology acceptance model (TAM)”
Dr. Allen Lee, Dean’s Scholar Professor and former Editor in Chief, MIS Quarterly
Virginia Commonwealth University

September 28, 2012
“Students’ Perspectives on Managing Last Year as A Doctoral Student: How to Manage A Job Search and Hiring Process While Working on Your Dissertation”
Mitchell Church, Ravi Thambusamy and Steve Wallace, IS PhD Candidates

September 7, 2012
“Preparing for the Academic Job Market in the IS Discipline”
Dr. Al Salam and Dr. Laskhmi Iyer, Professors

April 19, 2012
“Cloud-Centric Assured Information Sharing”
Dr. Bhavani Thuraisingham, Louis A. Beecherl, Jr. I Distinguished Professor
University of Texas as Dallas

April 13, 2012
“Persistence Research in Computing Education (PRiCE) – Examining Gender Difference in Computing Identity”
Dr. Lakshmi Iyer and Dr. Xia Zhao, Professors

March 30, 2012
“Quantifying Growth and Product Assortment Decisions Across Multiple Retail Stores: Combining Data Analysis and Optimization to Connect Global patterns with Local Constraints”
Dr. Sudip Bhattacharjee, Associate Professor
University of Connecticut

February 24, 2012
“Academic Integrity and Learning”
Dr. Vidya Gargeya, Professor and Director of Bryan School MBA Program

February 17, 2012
“Punishment, Justice and Compliance in Mandatory IT Settings”
Dr. Huigang Liang, Director of the EUC Center for Healthcare Management Systems
East Carolina University

Presentations of Papers by IS PhD Students who will be Presenting at the 2011 International Conference on Information Systems (ICIS 2011) in Shanghai
November 11, 2011
“Social Media, Social Movement and Political Change: The Case of the 2011 Cairo Revolt”
Rozan Maghrabi, IS PhD Candidate
“Protecting Children Online: Identifying Registered Sex Offenders’ Presence on the Internet and Consequent Online Social Behavior”
Connie Albert, IS PhD Candidate
November 4, 2011
“Enhancing Sustainability Image: Content Analysis of Letters to Shareholders of IT Companies”
Dmytro Babik, IS PhD Candidate
“IT-based Capabilities, Service Innovation, and Quality in Health Care”
“A Sociomateriality Practice Perspective of Online Social Networking”

Ravi Thambusamy, IS PhD Candidate
“Computer-Mediated Social Networks and Environmental Behavior”
Richelle Oakley, IS PhD Candidate

October 28, 2011
“Stream Mining and Its Applications Towards Security”
Dr. Latifur Khan, Associate Professor of Computer Science
University of Texas at Dallas

October 7, 2011
“Interface between Information Systems and Supply Chain Management”
Dr. Jayashankar M. Swaminathan, Glaxo Smith Kline Distinguished Professor and Senior Associate Dean for Academic Affairs
UNC Chapel Hill

September 30, 2011
“Exploring the Role of Individual Employee Characteristics and Personality on Employee Compliance with Cybersecurity Policies”
Dr. Lemuria Carter, Assistant Professor
NC A&T State University

April 8, 2011
“Consumer Health Information Searching: Interface Design and Personalization Techniques”
Dr. Javed Mostafa, Frances Carroll McColl Term Professor and Director of the Carolina Health Informatics Program and the Laboratory of Applied Informatics Research
UNC Chapel Hill

March 18, 2011
“An Empirical Investigation of the Effects of Advanced Web Technologies on Product Returns”
Dr. Prabuddha De, Professor of IT
Purdue University

February 25, 2011
“The Tenets of Teaching Excellence in Business Schools”
Dr. Vidya Gargeya, Professor and Director of Bryan School MBA Program