Selected Publications of Professor Robert Davison

[Refereed Journal Articles] [Other Journal Articles] [Special Issues] [Editorials] [Books] [Book Chapters] [Conference Papers] [Web Publications and Other Ephemera] [Keynotes]

Refereed Journal Articles

Forthcoming

Yin, P.Z., Ou, C.X.J., Davison, R.M. and Wu, J. (forthcoming) Coping with Mobile Technology Overload in the Workplace, Internet Research

Wu, W., Huang, Q., Chen, X.Y., Davison, R.M. and Hua, Z.S. (forthcoming) Social Value and Consumer Social Shopping Intention : The Moderating Role of Experience, Information Technology & People

Tarafdar, M. and Davison, R.M. (forthcoming) Research in Information Systems: Intra-disciplinary and Inter-disciplinary Approaches, Journal of the AIS

Davison, R.M. and Ou, C.X.J. (forthcoming) Subverting Organisational IS Policy with Feral Systems: A Case in China, Industrial Management and Data Systems

Davison, R.M., Ou, C.X.J. and Martinsons, M.G. (forthcoming) Interpersonal Knowledge Exchange in China: The Impact of Guanxi and Social Media, Information & Management

Avison, D.E., Davison, R.M. and Malaurent, J. (forthcoming) Information Systems Action Research: Debumking Myths and Overcoming Barriers, Information & Management

Bi, R., Davison, R.M. and Smyrnios, K.X. (forthcoming) The Role of Top Management Participation and IT Capability in Developing SMEs' Competitive Process Capabilities, Journal of Small Business Management

2017

Zhu, H., Liu, H.W., Ou, C.X.J., Davison, R.M. and Yang, Z.R. (2017) Privacy Preserving Mechanisms for Optimizing Cross-Organizational Collaborative Decisions Based on the Karmarkar Algorithm, Information Systems, 72, 203-217.

Davison, R.M., Panteli, N., Hardin, A.M and Fuller, M.A. (2017) Establishing Effective Global Virtual Student Teams, IEEE Transactions on Professional Communication, 60, 3, 317-329.

Martinsons, M.G., Davison, R.M. and Huang, Q. (2017) Strategic Knowledge Management Failures in Small Professional Service Firms in China, International Journal of Information Management 37, 4, 327-338.

Bi, R., Davison, R.M. and Smyrnios, K.X. (2017) E-Business and Fast Growth SMEs, Small Business Economics: An Entrepreneurship Journal, 48, 3, 559-576.

Khoir, S., Du, J.T., Davison, R.M. and Koronios, A.P. (2017) Contributing to Social Capital: An Investigation of Asian Immigrants’ Use of Public Library Services, Library and Information Science Research, 39, 1, 34-45.

Chen, X.Y., Huang, Q. and Davison, R.M. (2017) Economic and Social Satisfaction of Buyers on Consumer-to-Consumer Platforms: The Role of Relational Capital, International Journal of Electronic Commerce, 21, 2, 219-248.

Davison, R.M. and Ou, C.X.J. (2017) Digital Work in a Digitally Challenged Organization, Information & Management, 54, 1, 129-137.

Chen, X.Y., Huang, Q. and Davison, R.M. (2017) The Role of Website Quality and Social Capital in Building Buyers’ Loyalty, International Journal of Information Management, 37, 1, 1563-1574.

Huang, Q., Chen, X.Y., Ou, C.X.J., Davison, R.M. and Hua, Z.S. (2017) Understanding Buyers' Loyalty to a C2C Platform: The Roles of Social Capital, Satisfaction and Perceived Effectiveness of E-Commerce Institutional Mechanisms, Information Systems Journal, 27, 1, 91-119.

2016

Davison, R.M. and Martinsons, M.G. (2016) Context is King! Considering Particularism in Research Design and Reporting, Journal of Information Technology, 31, 3, 241-249.

Hu, X., Huang, Q. and Davison, R.M., Zhong, X.P and Zhao, D.T. (2016) The Influence of Peer Characteristics and Technical Features of a Social Shopping Website on a Consumer’s Purchase Intention, International Journal of Information Management, 36, 6, 1218-1230.

Wong, L.H.M., Ou, C.X.J., Davison, R.M., Zhu, H. and Zhang, C. (2016) Web 2.0 and Communication Processes at Work: Evidence from China, IEEE Transactions on Professional Communication 59, 3, 230-244.

Ou, C.X.J., Davison, R.M. and Huang, Q. (2016) The Social Networking Application Success Model: An Empirical Study of Facebook and Twitter, International Journal of Knowledge Content Development and Technology, 6, 1, 5-39.

Ou, C.X.J. and Davison, R.M. (2016) Shaping Guanxi Networks at Work through Instant Messaging, Journal of the Association for Information Science and Technology, 67, 5, 1153-1168.

Ou, C.X.J., Davison, R.M. and Wong, L.H.M. (2016) Using Interactive Systems for Knowledge Sharing: The Impact of Individual Contextual Preferences in China, Information & Management. 53, 2, 145-156.

2015

Chen, X.Y., Huang, Q. and Davison, R.M., (2015) What Drives Trust Transfer? The Moderating Roles of General Institutional Mechanisms and Seller-Specific Mechanisms, International Journal of Electronic Commerce. 20, 2, 261-289.

Bi, R., Davison, R.M. and Smyrnios, K.X. (2015) IT and Fast Growth Small-to-Medium Enterprise Performance: An Empirical Study in Australia, Australasian Journal of Information Systems, 19, S247-S266.

2014

Ou, C.X.J., Davison, R.M. and Leung, D. (2014) Instant Messenger-Facilitated Knowledge Sharing and Team Performance, International Journal of Knowledge Content Development and Technology, 4, 2, 5-23.

Huang, Q., Davison, R.M. and Liu, H.F. (2014) An Exploratory Study of Buyers’ Participation Intentions in Reputation Systems: The Relationship Quality Perspective, Information & Management, 51, 8, 952-963.

Davison, R.M., Ou, C.X.J., Martinsons, M.G., Zhao, A.Y. and Du, R. (2014) The Communicative Ecology of Web 2.0 @ Work: Social Networking in the Workspace, Journal of the Association for Information Science and Technology, 65, 10, 2035-2047.

Ou, C.X.J., Pavlou, P.A. and Davison, R.M. (2014) Swift Guanxi in Online Marketplaces: The Role of Computer-Mediated-Communication Technologies, Management Information Systems Quarterly, 38, 1, 209-230 + A1-A24.

2013

Bi, R., Davison, R.M., Kam, B. and Smyrnios, K.X. (2013) Developing Organizational Agility through IT and Supply Chain Capability, Journal of Global Information Management, 21, 4, 38-55.

Yan, Y.L. and Davison, R.M. (2013) Exploring Behavioral Transfer from Knowledge Seeking to Knowledge Contributing: The Mediating Role of Intrinsic Motivation, Journal of the American Society for Information Science and Technology, 64, 6, 1144-1157.

Yan, Y.L., Davison, R.M. and Mo, C.Y. (2013) Employee Creativity Formation: The Roles of Knowledge Seeking, Knowledge Contributing and Flow Experience in Web 2.0 Virtual Communities, Computers in Human Behavior, 29, 5, 1923-1932.

Davison, R.M., Ou, C.X.J. and Martinsons, M.G. (2013) Information Technology to Support Informal Knowledge Sharing, Information Systems Journal, 23, 1, 89-109.

2012

Davison, R.M., Martinsons, M.G. and Ou, C.X.J. (2012) The Roles of Theory in Canonical Action Research, Management Information Systems Quarterly, 36, 3, 763-786.

Zhong, X.P., Huang, Q., Davison, R.M., Yang, X. and Chen, H.P. (2012) Empowering Teams through Social Network Ties, International Journal of Information Management, 32, 3, 209-220.

2011

Ou, C.X.J. and Davison, R.M. (2011) Interactive or Interruptive: Instant Messaging at Work, Decision Support Systems, 52, 1, 61-72.

Davison, R.M. and Martinsons, M.G. (2011) Methodological Practice and Policy for Organisationally and Socially Relevant IS Research: An Inclusive-Exclusive Perspective, Journal of Information Technology, 26, 4, 288-293.

Huang, Q., Davison, R.M. and Gu, J.B. (2011) The Impact of Trust, Guanxi Orientation and Face on the Intention of Chinese Employees and Managers to Engage in Peer-to-Peer Tacit and Explicit Knowledge Sharing, Information Systems Journal, 21, 6, 557-577.

Yan, Y.L. and Davison, R.M. (2011) Using Decision Support Systems in Chinese Enterprises: A Study of Managerial Information Behaviour, Information Development, 27, 1, 15-31.

2010

Ou, C.X.J., Davison, R.M., Zhong, X.P. and Li, Y. (2010) Empowering Employees Through Instant Messaging, Information Technology & People, 23, 2, 193-211.

2009

Davison, R.M., Martinsons, M.G., Ou, C.X.J., Murata, K., Drummond, D., Li, Y. and Lo, H.W.H. (2009) The Ethics of IT Professionals in Japan and China, Journal of the AIS, 10, 11, 834-859.

Davison, R.M., Martinsons, M.G., Li, Y. and Lo, H.W.H. (2009) The Ethics of IT Professionals in China, Communications of the ACM, 52, 7, 153-155.

Martinsons, M.G., Davison, R.M. and Martinsons, V. (2009) How Culture Influences IT-enabled Organizational Change and Information Systems, Communications of the ACM, 52, 4, 118-123.

Ou, C.X.J. and Davison, R.M. (2009) Why eBay Lost to TaoBao in China: The Glocal Advantage, Communications of the ACM, 52, 1, 145-148.

2008

Davison, R.M. and Ou, C.X.J. (2008) Guanxi, Knowledge and Online Intermediaries in China, Chinese Management Studies, 2, 4, 281-302.

Huang, Q., Davison, R.M. and Gu, J.B. (2008) Impact of Personal and Cultural Factors on Knowledge Sharing in China, Asia Pacific Journal of Management, 25, 3, 451-471.

Huang, Q., Davison, R.M., Liu, H.F. and Gu, J.B. (2008) The Impact of Leadership Style on Knowledge Sharing Intentions in China, Journal of Global Information Management, 16, 4, 67-91.

Khalifa, M. and Davison, R.M. (2008) Explaining the Intended Continuance Level of Telecommuting, International Journal of Internet and Enterprise Management, 5, 3, 264-294.

2007

Martinsons, M.G. and Davison, R.M. (2007) Culture’s Consequences for IT Application and Business Process Change: A Research Agenda, International Journal of Enterprise and Internet Management, 5, 2, 158-177.

Martinsons, M.G. and Davison, R.M. (2007) Strategic Decision Making and Support Systems: Comparing American, Chinese and Japanese Management, Decision Support Systems, 43, 1, 284-300.

Hardin, A.M., Fuller, M. and Davison, R.M. (2007) I Know I Can, But Can We? Culture and Efficacy Beliefs in Global Virtual Teams, Small Group Research, 38, 1, 1-26.

Fuller, M.A., Hardin, A. and Davison, R.M. (2007) Efficacy in Technology-Mediated Distributed Teams, Journal of Management Information Systems, 23, 3, 209-235.

2006

Khalifa, M. and Davison, R.M. (2006) SME Adoption of IT: The Case of Electronic Trading Systems, IEEE Transactions on Engineering Management, 53, 2, 275-284.

Davison, R.M., Li, Y. and Kam, C.S.P. (2006) Web-Based Data Collection in China, Journal of Global Information Management, 14, 3, 70-89.

Pauleen, D.J., Evaristo, R., Davison, R.M., Ang, S., Alanis, M. and Klein, S. (2006) Cultural Bias in Information Systems Research and Practice: Are you Coming from the Same Place I Am? Communications of the AIS, 17, 17, 354-372.

Davison, R.M., Martinsons, M.G., Lo, H.W.H. and Kam, C.S.P. (2006) Ethical Values of IT Professionals: Evidence from Hong Kong, IEEE Transactions on Engineering Management, 53, 1, 48-58.

2005

Davison, R.M., Vreede, G.J. de and Briggs, R.O. (2005) On Peer Review Standards for the Information Systems Literature, Communications of the AIS, 16, 49, 967-980.

Davison, R.M., Wagner, C. and Ma, L.C.K. (2005) From Government to eGovernment: A Transition Model, Information Technology & People, 18, 3, 180-199.

Panteli, N. and Davison, R.M. (2005) The Role of Subgroups in the Communication Patterns of Global Virtual Teams, IEEE Transactions on Professional Communication, 48, 2, 191-200.

Davison, R.M., Vogel, D.R. and Harris, R.W. (2005) The E-Transformation of Western China, Communications of the ACM, 48, 4, 62-66.

2004

Davison, R.M., Martinsons, M.G. and Kock, N. (2004) Principles of Canonical Action Research, Information Systems Journal, 14, 1, 65-86.

2003

Kock, N.F. and Davison, R.M. (2003) Dealing with Plagiarism in the IS Research Community: A Look at Factors that Drive Plagiarism and Ways to Address Them, Management Information Systems Quarterly, 27, 4, 511-532.

Davison, R.M., Fuller, M. and Hardin, A. (2003) E-Consulting in Virtual Negotiations, Group Decision and Negotiation, 12, 6, 517-535.

Davison, R.M., Smith, H.J., Clarke, R., Langford, D. and Kuo, B.F.Y. (2003) Information Privacy in a Globally Networked Society: Implications for IS Research, Communications of the AIS, 12, 22, 341-365.

Vreede, G.J. de, Davison, R.M. and Briggs, R.O. (2003) How a Silver Bullet May Lose Its Shine, Communications of the ACM, 46, 8, 96-101.

Kock, N.F. and Davison, R.M. (2003) Can Lean Media Support Knowledge Sharing? Investigating a Hidden Advantage of Process Improvement, IEEE Transactions on Engineering Management, 50, 2, 151-163.

Davison, R.M. (2003) Discussants and the Quality of Interaction at Conferences, Communications of the AIS, 11, 7, 128-136.

2002

Khalifa, M.K., Kwok, R.C.W. and Davison, R.M. (2002) The Effects of Process and Content Facilitation Restrictiveness on GSS-mediated Collaborative Learning, Group Decision & Negotiation, 11, 5, 345-361.

Davison, R.M. and Martinsons, M.G. (2002) Empowerment or Enslavement: A Case of Process Based Organisational Change in Hong Kong, Information Technology & People, 15, 1, 42-59.

Davison, R.M. (2002) Cultural Complications of ERP, Communications of the ACM, 45, 7, 109-111.

2001

Vogel, D.R., Davison, R.M. and Shroff, R.H. (2001) Sociocultural Learning: A Perspective on GSS-Enabled Global Education, Communications of the AIS, 7, 9, 1-41.

Davison, R.M., Kock, N.F., Loch, K.D. and Clarke, R. (2001) Research Ethics in Information Systems: Would a Code of Practice Help?, Communications of the AIS, 7, 4, 1-39.

Davison, R.M. (2001) GSS and Action Research in the Hong Kong Police Force, Information Technology and People, 14, 1, 60-77.

2000

Davison, R.M., Qureshi, S., de Vreede, G.J., Vogel, D.R. and Jones, A.N. (2000) Group Support Systems Through the Lens of Action Research: Experiences in Organisations, Journal of Global IT Management, 3, 4, 6-23.

Davison, R.M. and Briggs, R.O. (2000) GSS for Presentation Support: Supercharging the Audience through Simultaneous Discussions during Presentations, Communications of the ACM, 43, 9, 91-97.

Davison, R.M. (2000) Professional Ethics in Information Systems: A Personal Perspective, Communications of the AIS, 3, 8, 1-34.

Davison, R.M. (2000) The Role of GSS in Requirements Specification, Group Decision and Negotiation, 9, 2, 149-160.

Davison, R.M. and Vogel, D.R. (2000) Group Support Systems in Hong Kong: An Action Research Project, Information Systems Journal, 10, 1, 3-20.

Khalifa, M.K. and Davison, R.M. (2000) Exploring the Telecommuting Paradox, Communications of the ACM, 43, 3, 29-31.

1999

Davison, R.M. (1999) An Instrument for Measuring Meeting Success: Revalidation and Modification, Information & Management, 36, 6, 321-328.

Martinsons, M.G., Davison, R.M. and Tse, D.S.K. (1999) The Balanced Scorecard: A Foundation for the Strategic Management of Information Systems, Decision Support Systems, 25, 1, 71-88.

Harris, R.W. and Davison, R.M. (1999) Anxiety and Involvement: Cultural Dimensions of Attitudes Towards Computers in Developing Societies, Journal of Global Information Management, 7, 1, 26-38.

1998

Kamel, N.K. and Davison, R.M. (1998) Applying CSCW Technology to Overcome Traditional Barriers in Group Interactions, Information & Management, 34, 4, 209-220.

Davison, R.M. and Jordan, E. (1998) Group Support Systems: Barriers to Adoption in a Cross-Cultural Setting, Journal of Global Information Technology Management, 1, 2, 37-50.

1997

Burn, J.M., Davison, R.M. and Jordan, E. (1997) The Information Society - A Cultural Fallacy?, The Journal of Failures and Lessons Learned in IT Management, 1, 4, 219-232.

Davison, R.M. (1997) An Instrument for Measuring Meeting Success, Information & Management, 32, 4, 163-176.

Other Journal Articles

Martinsons, M.G. and Davison, R.M. (2016) People, Places and Time in Research Design and Reporting: Responding to Commentaries on Particularism, Journal of Information Technology, 31, 3, 267-268.

Davison, R.M. and Martinsons, M.G. (2016) Small Data, Smart Analysis, Big Impact, City Business Magazine, Autumn, 42-47.

Davison, R.M. (2012) The Privacy Rights of Cyborgs, Journal of Information Technology, 27, 4, 324-325.

Davison, R.M. (2012) Making a World of a Difference, Journal of Information Technology, 27, 2, 100-101.

Davison, R.M. (2010) Retrospect and Prospect: Information Systems in the Last and Next Twenty-Five Years: Response and Extension, Journal of Information Technology, 25, 4, 352-354.

Davison, R.M., Vogel, D.R., Harris, R.W. and Jones, N. (2000) Technology Leapfrogging in Developing Countries: An Inevitable Luxury? Electronic Journal of Information Systems in Developing Countries, 1, 5, 1-10.

Special Issues

Davison, R.M., Sia, S.K. and Dong, X.Y. (2008) Information Systems in China, Information Systems Journal, 18, 4.

Davison, R.M., Belanger, F., Ahuja, M. and Watson-Manheim, M.B. (2006) Virtual Work, Teams and Organisations, Information Technology & People, 19, 4.

Martinsons, M.G. and Davison, R.M. (2003) Cultural Issues and IT Management, IEEE Transactions on Engineering Management, 50, 1.

Davison, R.M. and Vreede, G.J. de (2001) The Global Application of Collaborative Technologies, Communications of the ACM, 44, 12.

Kock, N.F., Davison, R.M., Wazlawick, R. and Ocker, R. (2001) E-Collaboration, Journal of Systems and Information Technology, 5, 1.

Davison, R.M., Harris, R.W., Vogel, D.V., Vreede, G.J. de (1999) Information Technology in Developing Countries, Journal of Global Information Technology Management, 2, 3.

Editorials

Davison, R.M. (2018) Editorial: The Ethics of Extended Revisions, Information Systems Journal, 28, 2

Davison, R.M. (2018) Editorial: Researchers and the Stakeholder’s Perspective, Information Systems Journal, 28, 1,

 

Davison, R.M. (2017) Editorial: The Limitations of Limitations, Information Systems Journal, 27, 6, 695-697.

Davison, R.M. (2017) Editorial: Why Are You Submitting to the ISJ?, Information Systems Journal, 27, 5, 555-558.

Davison, R.M. (2017) Editorial – An Eye for Detail, Information Systems Journal, 27, 3, 233-235

Davison, R.M. (2017) Editorial – Appreciating Alien Thinking, Information Systems Journal, 27, 2, 121-124.

Davison, R.M. (2017) Editorial – Transition Arrangements to a New Editorial Structure, Information Systems Journal, 27, 1, 1-3.

Davison, R.M. (2016) Editorial – The Art of Storytelling, Information Systems Journal, 26, 3, 191-194.

Davison, R.M. (2015) Editorial – The Art of Constructive Reviewing, Information Systems Journal, 25, 5, 429-432.

Davison, R.M. (2014) Editorial – Cultural Bias in Reviews and Mitigation Options, Information Systems Journal, 24, 6, 475-477.

Davison, R.M. (2014) Editorial – Context in IS Research, Information Systems Journal, 24, 3, 203-205.

Davison, R.M. (2013) Editorial – Peer Reviews, Information Systems Journal, 23, 5, 377-379.

Davison, R.M. (2012) Editorial – Novelty in IS Research, Information Systems Journal, 22, 6, 407-409.

Davison, R.M., Sia, S.K. and Dong. X.Y. (2008) Editorial – Introduction to the Special Issue on Information Systems in China, Information Systems Journal, 18, 4, 325-330.

Martinsons, M.G. and Davison, R.M. (2003) Editorial – Cultural Issues and IT Management: Looking Ahead, IEEE Transactions on Engineering Management, 50, 1, 113-117.

Davison, R.M. and Martinsons, M.G. (2003) Editorial – Cultural Issues and IT Management: Past and Present, IEEE Transactions on Engineering Management, 50, 1, 3-7.

Davison, R.M. and Vreede, G.J. de (2001) Editorial – The Global Application of Collaborative Technologies, Communications of the ACM, 44, 12, 69-70.

Books

Davison, R.M., Harris, R.W., Qureshi, S., Vogel, D.R. and Vreede, G.H. de (Eds.) (2005) Information Systems in Developing Countries: Theory and Practice, City University of Hong Kong Press, 289pp.

Book Chapters

Bi, R., Davison, R.M., Kam, B. & Smyrnios, K.X. (2017) How Does IT Capability Impact Organizational Agility in the Supply Chain Context? in Khosrow-Pour,  M. (Ed) Handbook of Research on Technology Adoption, Social Policy, IGI Global: Hershey, PA, Chapter 6, 682-693.

Davison, R.M. and Martinsons, M.G. (2015) Methodological Practice and Policy for Organisationally and Socially Relevant IS Research: An Inclusive-Exclusive Perspective, in: Willcocks, L.P., Sauer, C. and Lacity, M.C. (Eds) Formulating Research Methods for Information Systems Research, Springer, 97-111.

Martinsons, M.G. and Davison, R.M. (2010) Knowledge Management in the Chinese Business Context, in Schwartz, D. and Te'eni, D. (Eds) Encyclopedia of Knowledge Management, 2nd Edition, IGI Global: Hershey, PA, Chapter 66, 682-693.

Davison, R.M., Martinsons, M.G. and Ou, C.X.J. (2010) Knowledge Sharing in Professional Services Firms in China, in: Lacity, M.C., Willcocks, L.P. and Zheng, Y.Q. (Eds.) China's Emerging Outsourcing Capabilities: The Services Challenge, Palgrave-Macmillan, London & New York, Chapter 7, 165-183.

Martinsons, M.G. and Davison, R.M. (2010) Globalization and Information Management Strategy: Cross-Cultural Perspectives, in: Bidgoli, H. (Ed.) The Handbook of Technology Management, Wiley, Volume 2, Chapter 47, 653-664.

Huang, Q., Davison, R.M., Liu, H.F. and Gu, G.B. (2009) The Impact of Leadership Style on Knowledge Sharing Intentions in China. In: Hunter, M.G. and Tan, F.B. (Editors). Technological Advancement in Developed and Developing Countries: Discoveries in Global Information Management, Advances in Global Information Management Series, IGI Global, Hershey, Volume 8, Chapter 9, 174-200.

Davison, R.M., Kam, C.S.P., Li, M.Y., Li, Y. and Ou, C.X.J. (2008) Web-Based Surveys in China, in: Hunter, G. and Tan, F. (Eds.) Handbook of Research on Information Management and the Global Landscape, Idea Group Publishing, Chapter 10, 164-184.

Davison, R.M. and Martinsons, M.G. (2008) Empowerment or Enslavement: A Case of Process Based Organisational Change in Hong Kong, in: Willcocks, L.P. and Lee, A.S. (Eds.) Major Currents in Information Systems, Sage: London, Volume 5, Chapter 73, 308-324.

Davison, R.M. and Martinsons, M.G. (2007) Action Research and Consulting: Hellish Partnership or Heavenly Marriage?, in Kock, N.F. (Ed.) Information Systems Action Research: An Applied View of Emerging Concepts and Methods, Springer, Chapter 16, 377-394.

Davison, R.M. and Vogel, D.R. (2006) Group Support Systems in Hong Kong: An Action Research Project, in Galliers, R.D., Markus, M.J. and Newell, S. Exploring Information Systems Research Approaches: Readings and Reflections, Routledge, Chapter 2, 33-46.

Davison, R.M. (2005) Ethical Issues, in: Avison, D.E. and Pries-Heje, J. (Eds.), Research in Information Systems: A Handbook for Research Supervisors and their Students, Butterworth Heinemann, Chapter 8, 143-152.

Conference Papers

2016

Huang, Q., Ou, C.X.J. and Davison, R.M. (2016) The Role of Swift Guanxi and Institutional Structures in Uncertainty Reduction, 37th ICIS, Dublin, December 11-14.

2015

Davison, R.M. and Ou, C.X.J. (2015) Subverting Organisational Control with IT: A Case in China, 21st AMCIS, Puerto Rico, August 13-15.

Martinsons, M.G., Davison, R.M. and Ou, C.X.J. (2015) Developing a New Theory of Knowledge Sharing: Documenting and Reflecting on a Messy Process, 75th AoM Conference, Vancouver, August 7-11.

2014

Baskerville, R.L., Davison, R.M., Kaul, M. and Wong, L.H.M. (2014) Designing Artifacts for Systems of Information, Proceedings of the IFIP WG 8.2 Working Conference on Information Systems and Organizations, Auckland, Dec 11-12, 233-245.

Wong, L.H.M., Davison, R.M., Ou, C.X.J. and Cheng, Z. (2014) The Mediating Role of Guanxi Network and Communication Performance in Transforming Web 2.0 Technologies Usage to Work Performance: An Empirical Study in China, 25th ACIS, Auckland, Dec 8-10.

Ou, C.X.J., Wong, L.H.M., Davison, R.M. and Cheng, Z. (2014) Social Media and Communication Processes at Work: Evidence from China, 9th International Conference on Knowledge and Information Creativity Support Systems, Limassol, Nov 6-8, 277-288.

Ou, C.X.J., Davison, R.M. and Wong, L.H.M. (2014) Contextual Preferences and Network-Based Knowledge Sharing in China, 20th AMCIS Conference, Savannah, Aug 7-10.
Davison, R.M. and Ou, C.X.J. (2014) Digital Work in a Pre-Digital Organizational Culture, 22nd  ECIS, Tel Aviv, June 9-11.

2013

Davison, R.M., Ou, C.X.J., Martinsons, M.G., Zhao, Y., Hua, X.Q. and Du, R. (2013) The Communicative Ecology of Web 2.0 @ Work: Social Networking in the Workspace, 73rd Academy of Management Conference, Orlando, August 9-13.

Davison, R.M. and Ou, C.X.J. (2013) Sharing Knowledge in Technology Deficient Environments: Individual Workarounds amid Corporate Restrictions, 21st ECIS, Utrecht, June 5-8.

2012

Davison, R.M., Martinsons, M.G. and Ou, C.X.J. (2012) The Informal Entanglement of Knowledge, Guanxi and Technology: Evidence from China and a New Theory, 72nd Academy of Management Conference, Boston, August 3-7.

2011

Davison, R.M. and Ou, C.X.J. (2011) Investigating Transactive Memory Shaped By Knowledge Management Tools - Proposing a Longitudinal Study in China, 19th ECIS, Helsinki, June 9-11.

2010

Davison, R.M. and Martinsons, M.G. (2010) Inclusive or Exclusive? Methodological Practice and Policy for Organisationally and Socially Relevant IS Research, 16th AMCIS, Lima, August 12-15.

Ou, C.X.J. and Davison, R.M.(2010) The Impact of Instant Messaging in the Workplace, 16th AMCIS, Lima, August 12-15.

2009

Martinsons, M.G., Davison, R.M. and Huang, Q.V. (2009) Knowledge Management Challenges in Small Professional Services Firms: Action Research in China, 69th Academy of Management Conference, Chicago, August 6-11.

Davison, R.M., Ou, C.X.J., Li, Y. and Björkstén, J. (2009) Eastwei: A Knowledge-Based Value Shop, 13th PACIS, Hyderabad, July 10-12.

2008

Davison, R.M., Ou, C.X.J., Li, Y., Martinsons, M.G. and Björkstén, J. (2008) The Multimethodological Investigation of Knowledge Sharing Practices in Eastwei, 29th ICIS, Paris, December 14-17.

Ou, C.X.J., Davison, R.M., Pavlou, P.A. and Li, Y. (2008) Leveraging Rich Communication Tools: Evidence from Online Trust and Guanxi in China, 29th ICIS, Paris, December 14-17.

2007

Ou, C.X.J. and Davison, R.M. (2007) IM in C2C Markets: A Translucent Technology to Enable Transactions, 28th ICIS, Montreal, December 9-12.

Davison, R.M. and Ou, X.J.C. (2007) The B2B Knowledge Environment in China: Shifting from Tacit Understanding to Explicit Representation, The 4th International Conference on Knowledge Management, Vienna, August 27-28.

2006

Martinsons, M.G. and Davison, R.M. (2006) Decision Styles and Support Systems: Contrasting American, Japanese and Chinese Management, 66th Academy of Management Conference, Atlanta, August 5-10.

Davison, R.M., Sia, S.K., Kankanhalli, A., and Ji, S.B. (2006) IS in China, 10th PACIS, Kuala Lumpur, July 7-9.

2005

Evaristo, R., Pauleen, D.J., Davison, R.M., Ang, S., Kamel, S. and Klein, S. (2005) Cultural Bias in IS Research and Practice: Are You Coming from the Same Place I Am?, 26th ICIS, Las Vegas, 10-14 December.

Davison, R.M., Martinsons, M.G. and Brivins, A.G. (2005) Enabling Eagles to Soar in the Land of the Dragon: American-Chinese Work Management Issues in the New Century, Professional Development Workshop presented at the 65th Academy of Management Conference, Waikiki, August 5-10.

Davison, R.M., Harris, R.H. and Vogel, D.R. (2005) E-Commerce for Community Based Tourism in Developing Countries, 9th PACIS, Bangkok, July 7-10.

Davison, R.M., Harris, R.H., Licker, P.L. and Shoib, G. (2005) Open Access E-Journals: Creating Sustainable Value in Developing Countries, 9th Pacific Asia Conference on Information Systems, Bangkok, July 7-10.

2004

Davison, R.M., Boswood, T.S. and Martinsons, M.G. (2004) Metaphors to Communicate Strategic Change, 64th Academy of Management Conference, New Orleans, August 6-11.

2003

Crowston, K., Davison, R.M., Fayard, A.-L., Cummings, J., Woolley, A.W. and Cramton, C. (2003) Coordination and Control in Distributed Teams, 63rd Academy of Management Conference, Seattle, August 1-6.

Martinsons, M.G. and Davison, R.M. (2003) Principles for Action Research in Management Consulting, 63rd Academy of Management Conference, Seattle, August 1-6.

Davison, R.M. and Martinsons, M.G. (2003) The Influence of Chinese Culture on Information Systems Management and Organisational Change, Professional Development Workshop, 63rdAcademy of Management Conference, Seattle, August 1-6.

Davison, R.M., Vogel, D.R., Harris, R.W., Gricar, J. and Sorrentino, M. (2003) Electronic Commerce on the New Silk Road: A Cornucopia of Research Opportunities, 11th ECIS, Naples, June 19-21.

Davison, R.M., Jordan, E., Hsu, C. and Avgerou, C. (2003) Professional Societies in Information Systems: A Force for Globalisation or Good?, IFIP WG8.2 and WG9.4 Joint Working Conference: IS Perspectives and Challenges in the Context of Globalisation, Athens, June 15-17, 455-459.

Vogel, D.R., Davison, R.M., Gricar, J., Harris, R. and Sorrentino, M. (2003) eTransformation of the Silk Road: Rejuvenating a Historical Trade Network, 16th Bled International Conference on Electronic Commerce, Bled, June 9-11.

Web Publications and Other Ephemera

Davison, R.M. (2016) Ten Questions with Robert M. Davison, AIS Insider: https://aisnet.org/news/news.asp?id=307885

Davison, R.M. (2010) The (Lost) Art of Enjoying Paper Writing: Or How To Ensure that Evil Reviewers with Personality Disorders Don't Get the Better of You!, Unpublished manuscript.

Davison, R.M. (1998) An Action Research Perspective of Group Support Systems: How to Improve Meetings in Hong Kong, PhD Dissertation, Dept of Information Systems, City University of Hong Kong: http://www.is.cityu.edu.hk/staff/isrobert/phd/phd.htm.

Davison, R.M. (1998) An Instrument for Measuring Meeting Processes, Survey Instruments in Information Systems Repository (MISQ Discovery), http://people.ucalgary.ca/~newsted/q5569.htm

Keynotes

Davison, R.M. (2017) The Particular Implications of Context and Culture for KM Research, KM in Organizational Conference, Beijing, Aug 21-23.

Davison, R.M. (2017) Facilitating Social Harmony through ICTs: 14th IFIP WG 9.4 Conference on the Social Implications of Computers in Developing Countries, Yogyakarta, May 22-24, 3-9.

Davison, R.M. (2016) Digital Enablement: Making the World a Better Place, 1st International Conference on Digital Enablement, Sydney, Dec 1-2.

Davison, R.M. (2015) Knowledge Sharing for Mobile Workers: The Basis of Thriving in the Internet+ Economy, 16th International Symposium on Knowledge and Systems Science, Xian, Sept 24-26.

Davison, R.M. (2014) Integrating IS in People, Objects, Institutions: Reflections and Implications for Research and Practice, Keynote address at the 25th Australasian Conference on Information Systems, Auckland, Dec 8-10.

Davison, R.M.  (2014) A Stream of Research into the Impact of Social Media & Communication Processes in the Chinese Workspace, University of Tilburg Oct 9th, UNSW Sydney Oct 27th,  NTU Taipei Nov 20th, National Chung Hsing University Tai Chung Nov 21st, USTC Hefei Nov 28th, Jinan University Dec 23rd

Davison, R.M. (2014) Current Trends, Future Prospects in ICT4D Research, ADFA-UNSW Canberra, Sept 26th,

Last revised on Nov 3rd, 2017