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Dorothy Leidner

Director PhD Program, Director of Center for Information Systems Research - Information Systems
Professor - Information Systems

Contact Information

Email:  Dorothy_Leidner@baylor.edu
Homepage:  https://blogs.baylor.edu/dorothy_leidner/
Campus Phone:  (254) 710-2258
Fax:  (254) 710-1091
Mailing Address:  One Bear Place #98005
Waco, TX  76798-8005
Office Location:  Foster Business and Innovation 310.09

Work Experience

  • Visiting Professor, Lund University, Sweden (2014 - Present)
  • Visiting Professor, University of Mannheim, Germany (July 2005 - Present)
  • Professor, Baylor University (June 2005 - Present)
  • Ferguson Chair, Baylor University (July 2002 - Present)
  • Associate Professor, Texas Christian University (January 2001 - May 2002)
  • Director of Knowledge Management Center, Baylor University (2000 - Present)
  • Visiting Associate Professor, Southern Methodist University (August 1999 - May 2000)
  • Associate Professor, INSEAD (August 1997 - 2001)
  • Visiting Professor, ETH-Zurich, Switzerland (1997 - 2000)
  • Associate Professor, Baylor University (1996 - 2005)
  • Professor, ITESM, Monterrey, Mexico (1995 - 1995)
  • Visiting Professor, University of Caen, France (1994 - 1997)
  • Assistant Professor, Baylor University (1992 - 1997)

Awards and Honors

  • Distinguished Alumna Award, Highland Park High School (April 4, 2019)
  • Best Paper Award, Database for Advances in Information Systems (June 25, 2018)
  • Important Author, Les grands auteurs en systèmes d’information (June 2018)
  • Honorary Doctorate, University of Lund (May 25, 2018)
  • Best Paper Honorable Mention, Database for Advances in Information Systems (May 2017)
  • Best Paper Nominee, International Conference on Information Systems (December 2016)
  • Best Paper Nominee, Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences (January 2015)
  • British OR Society Stafford Best Paper Award, British Operations Research Society (November 2013)
  • Brent W. Clum Outstanding Scholar, Baylor University (2013)
  • AIS Fellow Award, Association of Information Systems (December 6, 2011)
  • Journal of Strategic Information Systems Best Paper Award 2010, Honorable Mention, Journal of Strategic Information Systems (July 29, 2011)
  • Honorable Mention-- Best Paper Award JSIS, Journal of Strategic Information Systems (October 2010)
  • Best Paper Honorable Mention, Journal of Strategic Information Systems (2009)
  • IS Paper of the Year, Senior Scholars of the Association of Information Systems (December 15, 2008)
  • DSJ Best Paper Award Finalist 2008, Decision Sciences Journal (December 1, 2008)
  • Distinguished Professor Award, Baylor University (2007)
  • Outstanding Professor, Baylor University (2007)
  • Winner, Best Published Paper Award, Academy of Management OCIS Division, (2000)
  • Best Paper Nominee, the Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences, 1999 (1999)
  • MIS Quarterly Best Paper Award, MIS Quarterly (1996)
  • Young Researcher Award, Baylor University (1996)
  • Young Oustanding Researcher Award, Baylor University (1994)
  • Best Paper Award for the Decision Support System Track, Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences (1993)

Professional Memberships

  • Association of Information Systems
  • Informs (Institute for Management Science)
  • Society of Information Systems

Publications

Basic or Discovery Scholarship

"Participation in Online User Innovation Communities and Employee Innovativeness: An Empirical Investigation," Journal of Management Information Systems, Vol. 35, No. 3, (October 2019), pp. 900-933 (coauthors: J. Yan, H. Benbya).

"Impact of IS capabilities on firm performance: The roles of organizational agility and industry technology intensity," Decision Sciences, (April 2019) (coauthors: Carmen Felipe Llanos, Jose Roldan, Leal Rodriguez Antonio).

"Affordances, Experimentation and Actualization of Blockchain: An Exploratory Study of Blockchain Implementation in HNA Group," Journal of Strategic Information Systems, Vol. 28, No. 1, (March 2019), pp. 50-65 (coauthors: SL Pan, Dorothy Leidner, WC Ying).

"ICT4D Research - Literature Review and Conflict Perspective," Journal of Strategic Information Systems, (2019) (coauthors: Wallce Chipidza).

"Research Commentary: No Risk, No Reward," Journal of Information Technology, Vol. 34, No. 1, (2019), pp. 84-86.

"Why Marginalized Groups Struggle to Leverage Digital Activism," (August 2018) (coauthors: Jordana George).

"Review and Theory Symbiosis: An Introspective Retrospective," Journal of the Association for Information Systems, Vol. 19, No. 6, (June 2018), pp. 552-567.

"Are Dynamic Capabilities the Missing Link Between the IS Strategy and Performance Relationship? A Model and Exploratory Test at Three Levels of Environmental Dynamism," Data Base for Advances in Information Systems, The, Vol. 49, No. 2, (June 2018), pp. 35-53 (coauthors: Janice Lo).

"Harnessing Employee Innovation in Idea Management Platforms: Lessons from Allianz UK," MIS Quarterly Executive, Vol. 17, No. 2, (June 2018), pp. 139-155 (coauthors: H. Benbya).

Leidner, Dorothy; Gonzalez, Ester and Koch, Hope. “An Affordance Perspective on Enterprise Social Media and Organizational Socialization.” Journal of Strategic Information Systems, accepted 3/15/18.

"From Improper to Acceptable: How Perpetrators Neutralize Workplace Bullying Behaviors in the Cyber World," Information & Management, Vol. 55, No. 7, (2018), pp. 900-933 (coauthors: S Zhang).

"Review of IS Security Policy Compliance: Toward the Building Blocks of an IS Security Theory," Data Base for Advances in Information Systems, The, Vol. 48, No. 3, (3rd Quarter 2017), pp. 11-43 (coauthors: Dorothy Leidner).

"Towards a Typology of Relevance," (January 2017) (coauthors: Kaveh Mohajeri).

"Understanding the Value of Reputation Systems in Enterprise Social Media (ESM)-The Impact on ESM Engagement Behaviors," (September 2016) (coauthors: John Tripp, Sixuan Zhang).

"Review of IS Security Policy Coompliance: Toward the Building Blocks of an IS Security Theory," Data Base for Advances in Information Systems, The, (2016) (coauthors: Puzant Balozian).

"Inside the mind of an IT champion," Journal of Decision Systems, Vol. 25, No. 1, (2016), pp. 500-511 (coauthors: Olgerta Tona, Sven Carlsson).

"Friends or Foes: Cyberbullying in Social Network Sites," (January 2016) (coauthors: Sixuan Zhang, Liang Yu, Robin Wakefield).

"Strategies and Symbolism in the Adoption of Organizational Social Networking Systems," Journal of Strategic Information Systems, Vol. 24, No. 1, (March 2015), pp. 15-32 (coauthors: Mariam Karoui, Aurelie Dudezert).

"The Influence of Middle Management on IT Alignment," (January 2015) (coauthors: Michael Milovich, David Preston).

"The Influence of Social Media on Organizational Socialization," (January 2015) (coauthors: Ester Gonzalez, Hope W. Koch).

Gonzalez, Ester; Leidner, Dorothy and Koch Hope. “The Influence of Social Media on Organizational Socialization,” Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences, Hawaii, January 2015. Best Paper Nominee

"Workplace Cyberbullying: The Antecedents and Consequences," (August 2014) (coauthors: Sixuan Zhang).

Knowledge Management: An evolutionary view: Routledge, 2014 (coauthors: Irma Becerra-Fernandez).

"Tablet Image: Visibility Feature Designs Increase Tablet Use," (2014) (coauthors: Puzant Balozian).

"Middle Management and Information Systems Strategy: the Role of Awareness and Involvement," (January 2014) (coauthors: Michael Milovich).

"The Impact of Internal Social Media Usage on Organizational Socialization and Commitment"," (December 2013) (coauthors: Ester Gonzalez, Hope Koch, Cindy Reimenschneider).

Koch, H., Leidner, D. and Gonalez, E. “Digitally-Enabling Social Networks: Resolving IT-Culture Conflict,” Information Systems Journal, 23(5), September 2013.

"Digitally-Enabling Social Networks: Resolving IT-Culture Conflict," Information Systems Journal, Vol. 23, No. 6, (2013), pp. 501-523 (coauthors: Hope W. Koch, Esther Gonzalez).

"Antecedents to Stigma: Factors that Diminish IT Value," (January 2013) (coauthors: Renee Moquin, Cindy Riemenschneider, P Rutner).

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.

"The Contribution of Top IS Publications to Subsequent Research: A Citation Analysis," Communications of the Association for Information Systems, (June 2012) (coauthors: Claudia Loebbecke).

"Bridging the Work Social Divide: the Emotional Response to Organizational Social Networking Systems," (April 2012), pp. 1-19 (coauthors: Hope Koch, Ester Gonzalez).

"Crisis Response Information Networks," Journal of the Association for Information Systems, (January 2012) (coauthors: Shan Pan, Gary Pan).

"An Empirical Examination of the Relationship of IS Strategy to Firm Performance," Journal of Strategic Information Systems, Vol. 20, No. 4, (December 2011), pp. 419-437 (coauthors: Janice Lo, David Preston).

"An Empirical Investigation of IS Strategy and IS Performance," Vol. 20, No. 4, (December 2011) (coauthors: Janice Lo, David Preston).

"The Nature and Outcome of Illusion in Kmap Use," European Journal of Information Systems, Vol. 20, No. 5, (Fall 2011), pp. 547-588 (coauthors: Aurelie Dudezert).

"Stepping into the Internet: New Ventures in Virtual Worlds,," MIS Quarterly, (September 2011) (coauthors: Molly Wasko, Robin Tiegland, Sirkka Jarvenpaa).

"Crisis Response Information Networks," Journal of the Association for Information Systems, Vol. 13, No. 1, (May 2011), pp. 31-56 (coauthors: Gary Pan, Shan Pan).

"Aligning KMS with Organizational Strategy: The Influence of Subculture," Information Systems Research, Vol. 22, No. 1, (March 2011), pp. 39-59 (coauthors: M.N. Ravishankar, S. Pan).

Applied or Integration/Application Scholarship

"ON THE BENEFITS OF IS STRATEGY AND IS STRATEGIZING," Cutter IT Journal, (2011).

"The Role of IT in Crisis Management," Cutter IT Journal, (January 2011).

Basic or Discovery Scholarship

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.

"An Examination of the Antecedents and Consequences of Organizational IT Innovation in Hospitals," Journal of Strategic Information Systems, Vol. 19, No. 3, (September 2010), pp. 154-170 (coauthors: David Preston, Daniel Chen).

"Globalization, culture and information: Towards global knowledge transparency," Journal of Strategic Information Systems, Vol. 19, No. 2, (June 2010), pp. 69-77.

Applied or Integration/Application Scholarship

"What's the Best Path for IT During an Economic Crisis," Cutter Benchmark Review, (February 2010).

Basic or Discovery Scholarship

"The Role of Culture in Knowledge Management: A Case Study of Two Global Firms," , Hershey, PA: IGI Global, 2010 (coauthors: Maryam Alavi, Tim Kayworth).

"The role of IT in crisis response: Lessons from the SARS and Asian Tsunami disasters," Journal of Strategic Information Systems, Vol. 18, No. 2, (2009), pp. 80-99 (coauthors: G. Pan, S. Pan).

"Model of Conflict, Leadership, and Performance in Distributed Teams," Information Systems Research, Vol. 19, No. 4, (December 2008) (coauthors: Robin Wakefield, Gary Garrison).

Global Information Systems: The Implications of Culture for IS Management, Oxford, May 2008 (coauthors: Dororthy Leidner, Timothy Kayworth, Timothy R. Kayworth).

"Knowledge Management and Organizational Culture," , Armonk, NY: First published 2008 by M.E. Sharpe Published 2015 by Routledge, 2008, pp. 40-60 (coauthors: Timothy Kayworth).

Global Information Systems: Taylor and Francis, 2008 (coauthors: Timothy Kayworth).

Knowledge Management, New York, NY: Routledge, 2008 (coauthors: Irma Becerra-Fernandez).

"CIO Leadership Profiles: Implications of Matching CIO Authority and Leadership Capability on IT Impact," MIS Quarterly Executive, Vol. 7, No. 2, (2008), pp. 57-69 (coauthors: David Preston, Dan Chen).

"Examining the Antecedents and Consequences of CIO Decision Making Authority," Decision Sciences, Vol. 39, No. 4, (2008), pp. 605-642 (coauthors: David Preston, Daniel Chen).

"The Role of Culture in Knowledge Management: A Case Study of Two Global Firms," , Hershey, PA, November 2007, pp. Chapter 8 pp. 199-219 (coauthors: Ned Kock, Miriam Alavi, Timothy R. Kayworth).

"How Incoming CIOs Transition into Their New Jobs," MIS Quarterly Executive, Vol. 6, No. 1, (2007) (coauthors: Jane Mackay).

"Bringing IT Back: An Analysis of the Decision to Backsource or Switch Vendors,," Decision Sciences, Vol. 37, No. 4, (November 2006) (coauthors: Dwayne Whitten).

"A Review of Culture in Information Systems Research: Towards a Theory of IT Infusion (forthcoming)," MIS Quarterly, Vol. 30, No. 2, (June 2006), pp. 357-399 (coauthors: Timothy R. Kayworth).

"A Review of Culture in Information Systems Research: Toward a Theory of Information Technology Culture Conflict," MIS Quarterly, Vol. 30, No. 2, (June 2006), pp. 657-399 (coauthors: Timothy R. Kayworth).

"The Ongoing Challenges of Knowledge Management Initiatives," Cutter Benchmark Review, Vol. 6, No. 3, (March 2006), pp. 5-11.

"The Role of Culture in Knowledge Management: A Case Study of Two Global Firms," International Journal of e-Collaboration, Vol. 2, No. 1, (2006), pp. 17-40 (coauthors: M. Alavi, Timothy R. Kayworth).

"An Empirical Examination of the Influence of Organizational Culture on Knowledge Management Practices," Journal of Management Information Systems, Vol. 22, No. 3, (2006), pp. 191-224 (coauthors: M. Alavi, Timothy R. Kayworth).

"How CIOs Manage IT During Economic Decline: Surviving and Thriving Amid Uncertainty," MIS Quarterly Executive, Vol. 2, No. 1, (March 2003), pp. 1-14 (coauthors: Robert C. Beatty, Jane M. Mackay).

"Bridging communities of practice with information technology in pursuit of global knowledge sharing," Journal of Strategic Information Systems, Vol. 12, No. 1, (March 2003), pp. 71-88 (coauthors: Shan L. Pan).

Teaching and Learning Scholarship

Strategic Information Management, Oxford, 2003 (coauthors: Bob Galliers).

"Contextual Design of Management Support Systems," , London, 2003 (coauthors: E. Berkeley, P. Brezillion, V. Rajkovie, G. Widmeyer, Sven Carlsson).

"Organization Culture as a Knowledge Resource," , Berlin, 2003, pp. 235-252 (coauthors: C. W. Holsapple, Timothy Kayworth).

"Virtual Learning Systems," , 2003, pp. 561-572 (coauthors: Maryam Alavi).

Basic or Discovery Scholarship

"Bridging Communities of Practice with Information Technology in Pursuit of Global Knowledge Sharing," Journal of Strategic Information Systems, Vol. 12, No. 1, (2003), pp. 71-88 (coauthors: Shan Pan).

"Managing Global Virtual Teams: A Prescription for Success," , 2002 (coauthors: Gordon Redding, Bruce Stening, Timothy Kayworth).

"Studying knowledge management in information systems research: discourses and theoretical assumptions," MIS Quarterly, Vol. 26, No. 3, (2002), pp. 213-242 (coauthors: Ulrike Schultze).

"Leadership effectiveness in global virtual teams," Journal of Management Information Systems, Vol. 18, No. 3, (December 2001), pp. 7-40 (coauthors: Timothy R. Kayworth).

"Knowledge Management and Knowledge Management Systems: A Conceptual Foundation and An Agenda for Research," MIS Quarterly, Vol. 25, No. 1, (March 2001), pp. 107-136 (coauthors: Maryam Alavi).

"Technology-Mediated Learning: A Call for Greater Depth and Breadth of Research," Information Systems Research, Vol. 12, No. 1, (March 2001), pp. 1-10 (coauthors: Maryam Alavi).

"Managing Global Virtual Teams: A Prescription for Success," European Management Journal, (April 2000), pp. 183-193 (coauthors: Timothy Kayworth).

Strategic Information Systems, London, July 1999.

"Mexican and Swedish Mangers' Perceptions on the Impact of EIS on Organizational Intelligence, Decision Making, and Structure," Decision Sciences, (July 1999), pp. 633-658 (coauthors: Sven Carlsson, Joyce Elam, Martha Corrales).

"Virtual Partnerships in Support of Electronic Commerce: The Case of TCIS," Journal of Strategic Information Systems, Vol. 8, No. 1, (March 1999), pp. 105-118.

"Knowledge Management Systems: A Descriptive Study of Key Issues, Challenges and Benefits," Communications of the AIS, (February 1999) (coauthors: Maryam Alavi).

"Communication and Trust in Global Virtual Teams," Organization Science, Vol. 19, No. 6, (1999), pp. 791-815 (coauthors: Sirkka Jarvenpaa).

"Mexican and Swedish Managers' Perceptions of the Impact of EIS on Organizational Intelligence, Decision Making, and Structure," Decision Sciences, Vol. 39, No. 3, (1999), pp. 633-658 (coauthors: Sven Carlsson, Joyce Elam, Martha Corrales).

"An Information Company in Mexico: Extending the Resource-Based View of the Firm to a Developing Country Context," Information Systems Research, Vol. 9, No. 4, (December 1998), pp. 342-361 (coauthors: Sirkka Jarvenpaa).

"Communication and trust in global virtual teams," Vol. 19, No. 6, (December 1998), pp. 791-815 (coauthors: Sirkka L. Jarvenpaa).

"Is Anybody Out There?: The Development of Trust in Virtual Teams," Journal of Management Information Systems, Vol. 14, No. 4, (1998), pp. 29-64 (coauthors: S. Jarvenpaa, K. Knoll).

"Les Benefices des Systemes d'Information pour Dirigeants dans trois pays," Systemes d'Information et Management, Vol. 3, No. 3, (1998), pp. 5-28.

"Mexican Executives' Use of Information Systems: An Empirical Investigation of EIS Use and Impact," Journal of Global Information Technology Management, Vol. 1, No. 2, (1998), pp. 15-36.

"Improving student learning of conceptual information: GSS supported collaborative learning vs. individual constructive learning," Decision Support Systems, Vol. 20, No. 2, (January 1997), pp. 149-163 (coauthors: Mark Fuller).

"The Impact of Executive Information systems on Organizational Intelligence and Decision Making," Organization Science, Vol. 6, No. 6, (December 1995), pp. 645-665 (coauthors: J. Elam).

"The use of information technology to enhance management school education: A theoretical view," MIS Quarterly, Vol. 19, No. 3, (September 1995), pp. 265-291 (coauthors: Sirkka L. Jarvenpaa).

"ESS and Strategic Decision Making: The Executive Perspective," Decision Support Systems and Electronic Commerce, Vol. 14, No. 2, (January 1995), pp. 89-103 (coauthors: Joyce J. Elam).

"Executive information systems: Their impact on executive decision making," Journal of Management Information Systems, Vol. 9, No. 4, (March 1993), pp. 139-155 (coauthors: Joyce J. Elam).

"The information age confronts education: Case studies on electronic classrooms," Information Systems Research, Vol. 4, No. 1, (January 1993), pp. 24-54 (coauthors: Sirkka L. Jarvenpaa).

Presentations and Proceedings

"The Role of Fitbits in Corporate Wellness Programs: Does Step Count Matter?," Proceedings of the Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences (HICSS) 2017, HI, January 2017, Vol. 50 (coauthors: Laurie Giddens, Ester Gonzalez).

"I Track, Therefore I Am: Exploring the Impact of Wearable Fitness Devices on Employee Identity and Well-being," Proceedings of the AMCIS 2016, San Diego, CA, August 2016 (coauthors: Laurie Giddens, Ester Gonzalez).

Basic or Discovery Scholarship

Chipidza, W., Leidner, D., & Burleson, D. (2016, January). Why Companies Change Privacy Policies: A Principal-Agent Perspective. In 2016 49th Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences (HICSS) (pp. 4849-4858). IEEE.

Applied or Integration/Application Scholarship

"Why Companies Change Privacy Policies: a Principal-Agent Perspective," Proceedings of the Annual International Meeting, Kauai, Hawaii, January 2016 (coauthors: Wallace Chipidza, Debra Burleson).

Basic or Discovery Scholarship

"Engaging Consumers in Ethical Consumption: The Effect of Real-Time Environmental Information on Eco-Friendly Consumer Choice," Proceedings of the Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences (HICSS) 2016, Kauai, HI, January 2016, Vol. 49 (coauthors: Laurie Giddens, Lazaros Goutas, Juliana Sutanto).

"The Future of IS Research," presented at the MIS Leadership Conference, Austin, Texas, September 2014.

"Publishing IS Research -- Trends," presented at the Panelist and Presentor, Austin, September 2014 (coauthors: Paulo Goes, Ritu Agarwal).

"How to Increase Tablet Use," Proceedings of the Americas Conference on Information Systems (AMCIS), Savannah, GA, August 2014 (coauthors: Puzant Balozian).
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