Hope Koch, CPA, Ph.D.
William G. and Helen D. Habicht Faculty Fellowship - Information Systems
Tuesday and Thursday: 9:00-9:15, 12:25-3:10
Ph D - Information & Operations Manag, TEXAS A&M UNIV COLLEGE STA, 2003
MBA - Information Systems Management, BAYLOR UNIVERSITY, 1997
BBA - Accounting, UNIV MARY HARDIN-BAYLOR, 1992
Chairman, The Callaway Foundation (October 2002 - Present)
Auditor, Tax Accountant and Staff Accountant, McLane Company, Inc. (April 1992 - August 1996)
Awards and Honors
Stafford Beer Medal for Best Paper Published in the European Journal of Information Systems, The Operational Research Society (November 28, 2013)
Young Researcher Award, Baylor University, Hankamer School of Business (April 11, 2012)
Outstanding Faculty, Zeta Tau Alpha (November 10, 2010)
Bobby G. Bizzell Innovative Achievement Awards, Southwestern Business Dean's Association (June 15, 2009)
ConcoPhillips Faculty Fellowship, ConocoPhillips (September 2008)
Philanthropy Award, Baylor University (October 2006)
Philanthropy Award, Cameron Independent School District Foundation (May 2005)
Best Paper, Americas Conference on Information Systems (August 2003)
Top Ph.D. Student in the Information and Operations Management Program, Texas A&M University (May 2003)
Licensures and Certifications
Certified Public Accountant (May 1995 - Present)
Association of Information Systems (AIS)
Society for Information Management
Hope Koch is an Associate Professor in Baylor University’s IS program, where she leads the program’s career development efforts. Dr. Koch has received numerous recognitions for her program-building efforts, including the 2008 ConocoPhillips Faculty Development Fellowship and the 2009 Southwestern Business Dean’s Association Innovative Achievement Award.
Dr. Koch’s research focuses on solving organizational problems. Most recently she’s been studying IT consumerization—employees bring their personal devices like I-pads to work and using them for work. In addition to publishing in leading academic journals like MIS Quarterly, MIS Quarterly Executive, and Journal of Strategic Information Systems, Dr. Koch shares her research in executive forums.
As an educational philanthropist, Dr. Koch serves on higher education fundraising committees at Texas State University and Baylor University. Since 2002, she has chaired the Callaway Foundation which grants $500,000 in scholarship to Texas High School seniors each year.
Dr. Koch is a fitness enthusiast and in 2013 completed Ironman Texas 70.3, hiked Grand Canyon rim-to-rim, and road her bicycle 100 miles in the Hotter than Hell Bike bike race.
Gonzalez, Ester S. and Hope Koch. “Social Media Sites within the Workplace,” In H. Topi (Ed), Information Systems and Information Technology, Vol. 2 (Computing Handbook Set, 3rd edition), Boca Raton, FL: Taylor and Francis, 2014.
Koch, H., Leidner, D. and Gonalez, E. “Digitally-Enabling Social Networks: Resolving IT-Culture Conflict,” Information Systems Journal, 23(5), September 2013.
Koch, Hope, Gonzalez, E. and Leidner, D. “Bridging The Work/Social Divide: The Emotional Response To Organizational Social Networking Sites,” European Journal of Information Systems, 2012 (21), pp. 699-717.
Firth, D., King, J., Koch, H., Looney, C., Pavlou, P., and Trauth, E. “Addressing the Credibility Crisis in IS,” Communication of the Association for Information Systems, 28(Article 13). 2011, pp. 199-212.
Koch, Hope and Schultze, Ulrike. “Stuck in the Conflicted Middle: A Practice Perspective on B2B E marketplaces,” MIS Quarterly, 35(1), 2011, pp. 1-24.
Leidner, D., H. Koch, and E. Gonzalez (2010) "Assimilating Generation Y IT New Hires into Usaa's Workforce: The Role of an Enterprise 2.0 System", MIS Quarterly Executive (9) 4, pp. 229-242.
Koch, Hope, Van Slyke, C., Wells, J., Watson, R.T. and Wilson, R.L. “Attracting, Retaining and Placing IS Students in an Economic Downturn,” Communications of the Association for Information Systems, 26(22), 2010, pp. 477-492.
Koch, Hope. “Developing Dynamic Capabilities in Electronic Marketplaces: A Cross Case Study,” Journal of Strategic Information Systems, 19(1), 2010, pp 28-38.
Koch, Hope. “E Marketplace Regression of National Trucking Exchange,” In M. Khosrow-Pour (Ed.), Encyclopedia of E-Commerce, E Government and Mobile Commerce, Hershey, PA: Idea Group Reference, 2006, pp. 413 417
Chae, B., Paradice, D., Koch, H. and Huy, V. “Exploring Knowledge Management Using Network Theories: Questions, Paradoxes and Prospects,” Journal of Computer Information Systems, 45(4), 2005, pp. 62 74.
Koch, Hope. “Inter-organizational Information Systems Adoption and Diffusion: A Review and Analysis of Empirical Research,” In S.B. Eom (Ed.), Inter-Organizational Information Systems in the Internet Age, Hershey, PA: Idea Group Publishing, 2005, pp. 214 230.
Koch, Hope, Paradice, D., Guo, Y. and Chae, B. “Knowledge Management Enablers with an IT Department,” In M. Khosrow-Pour (Ed.), Advanced Topics in Information Resources Management (2nd ed.), Hershey, PA: Information Resources Management Association, 2003.
Koch, Hope, Paradice, D., Chae, B. and Guo, Y. “An Investigation of Knowledge Management within a University IT Group,” Information Resources Management Journal, 15(1), 2002, pp. 13-21.
Koch, Hope. “Business-to-Business Electronic Commerce Marketplaces: The Alliance Process,” Journal of Electronic Commerce Research, 3(2), 2002, pp. 67-76.
Contributions to Practice
Koch, Hope. “Electronic Marketplaces and Procurement,” Public Purchasing Review (36:Dec-Jan), 2004, pp. 13-21.
Koch, Hope and Robinson, E.P., Jr. “Benchmarking Electronic Commerce Initiatives,” Findings of the Information Systems Consortium for Supply Chain Integration, College Station, TX, September 2001, Volume 3, pp. 2-41.
Learning and Pedagogical Research
Koch, Hope and Venkataraman, Ramesh. “Strengthening IS Programs: Enrollments,” The Association of Information Systems, Webinar, February 4, 2011. Attendance: 44
Koch, Hope and Kayworth, Tim. “Partnering with the Majors: A Process Approach to Increasing IS Enrollment,” Journal of Information Systems Education, 20(4), 2009, pp. 439-450.
Presentations and Proceedings
Gonzalez, E., D. Leidner, H. Koch, and C. Riemenschneider. (2013) "The Impact of Internal Social Media Usage on Organizational Socialization and Commitment", International Conference on Information Systems, Milan, Italy, December 15-18, 2013.
Koch, Hope. “Women and Work: Managing the Challenges We Internalize.” Panel as part of Baylor Libraries Symposium on the Feminine Mystique, Baylor University, October 25, 2013.
Koch, Hope. “Millennials Transition to the IT Workplace: Challenges and Coping Strategies.” 5th International Workshop on Grounded Theory Methodology Research, Shanghai, China, December 7, 2011.
Looney, Clayton, Firth, David, Koch, Hope, Cecez-Kecmanovic Dubravka, Hsieh, JJ Po-An, Soh, Christina, Valacich, Joseph S., and Whitely, Edgar. “Panel: The Credibility Crisis in IS, A Global Stakeholder Perspective,” International Conference on Information Systems, Shanghai, China, December 5, 2011.
Koch, H., Gonalez, E., and Leidner, D. “Resolving IT-Culture Conflict in Enterprise 2.0 Implementations, 17th Americas Conference on Information Systems, Detroit, MI, August 5, 2011.
Koch, H., and Trower, J. “How I Became IS: Understanding the Major Decision,” 17th Americas Conference on Information Systems, Detroit, MI, August 5, 2011.
Koch, H., Looney, C.A., Firth, D., King, J., Pavlou, P., and Trauth, E. 2010. "Panel: The Credibility Crisis in IS," 16th Americas Conference on Information Systems, Lima, Peru.
Koch, H., M. A. Fuller, C. Van Slyke, R. T. Watson and R. L. Wilson (2009) Panel: Attracting, Retaining and Placing IS Students in an Economic Downturn, 15th Annual Americas Conference on Information SystemsSan Franscisco, CA.
Contributions to Practice
Koch, Hope (directed 7 undergraduate students), “Recruiting Women and Minorities into Technical Fields,” USAA’s College Recruiting Team, San Antonio, TX, April 22, 2010. Approximate attendance: 12
Koch, Hope, “Using Social Networks to Build Your Business,” Supply and Equipment Foodservice Alliance Executive Forum, Austin, TX, January 24, 2010.
Learning and Pedagogical Research
Koch, H. (2013) "MOOC’s: Strategic Implications for Private Universities," MOOCs, Flipping the Classroom, and Transformation of Higher Education: Building Bridges from the Academy (of Management) to the Academy Workshop, Lake Buena Vista, Florida, August 10, 2013.
Koch, Hope , Lahiri, Atanu, Loiacono, Eleanor and Hardin, Andrew . “Earning High Teaching Evaluations.” Teaching Panel as part of the Americas Conference on Information Systems Doctoral Consortium, Seattle, WA, August 9, 2012.
Koch, Hope. “Marketing IS Programs: Making the Most of Limited Resources.” Information Systems Academic Heads International Meeting, Shanghai, China, December 5, 2011.
Koch, Hope, Kayworth, Tim and Maness, Terry (presenter). “Solving the IS Enrollment Crisis: Baylor’s IS Career Development Program,” Southwestern Business Deans Association Conference, Santa Fe, NM, June 14-16, 2009. Won the Bobby G. Bizzell Innovative Achievement Award, including a $1500 cash prize from Business Week.