Stacie Petter

Professor - Information Systems

Contact Information

Mailing Address:  One Bear Place #98005
Waco, TX  76798-8005
Office Location:  Foster Business and Innovation 310.03

Educational Background

  • PHD - Computer Info. Systems (CSI), Georgia State University
  • MBA - Business Administration, Georgia State University
  • BS - Computer Science, Berry College

Work Experience

  • Associate Professor of Information Systems, Baylor University (August 2015 - Present)
  • Associate Professor of Information Systems & Quantitative Analysis, University of Nebraska at Omaha (August 2012 - August 2015)
  • Assistant Professor, University of Nebraska at Omaha (August 2006 - August 2012)
  • Senior Consultant, VISTA Information Technologies (July 2000 - May 2002)
  • Remedy Administrator, Network One (November 1999 - June 2000)
  • Help Desk Coordinator, Berry College (January 1999 - October 1999)

Awards and Honors

  • Baylor Fellow, Baylor University Academy for Teaching and Learning (August 2018)
  • The Magid Igbaria Outstanding Conference Paper of 2018, Association for Computing & Machinery Special Interest Group on Management Information Systems (June 20, 2018)
  • Best Associate Editor in the IS Development and Project Management Track, International Conference on Information Systems (October 30, 2017)
  • Honorable Mention - Editorial Review Board Member of the Year, Journal of the Association for Information Systems (December 2015)
  • AIS Technology Challenge Award, Association for Information Systems (December 18, 2013)
  • Associate Editor of the Year, MIS Quarterly (December 15, 2013)
  • Alumni Outstanding Teaching Award, University of Nebraska at Omaha (April 12, 2012)
  • Reviewer of the Year, MIS Quarterly (December 14, 2008)
  • Reviewer of the Year, International Research Workshop on Information Technology Project Management (December 2007)

Professional Memberships

  • Executive Committee Member, ACM Special Interest Group on Management Information Systems (January 1, 2017 - Present)
  • Member, Association of Computing & Machinery (April 1, 2016 - April 1, 2018)
  • Member, AIS Special Interest Group on Social Inclusion (January 1, 2015 - Present)
  • Charter Member, AIS Special Interest Group on IT Project Management
  • Member, AIS Women's Network
  • Member, Association for Information Systems


Basic or Discovery Scholarship

"Desperately Seeking the Information in Information Systems Research," Vol. 49, No. 3, (May 2018) (coauthors: Michelle Carter, Adriane B. Randolph, Allen S. Lee).

"‘Haters Gonna Hate’: PLS and Information Systems Research," Vol. 49, No. 2, (May 2018).

"Considering the Social Impacts of Artefacts in Information Systems Design Science Research," European Journal of Information Systems, Vol. 27, No. 2, (March 2018), pp. 154-170 (coauthors: Gerard De Leoz).

"More than Child's Play: Embracing the Study of Online Gaming in Information Systems Research," Vol. 48, No. 4, (November 2017), pp. 9-13.

"Literature Reviews in IS Research: What Can Be Learnt from the Past and Other Fields?," Communications of the Association for Information Systems, Vol. 41, No. Article 30, (June 2017) (coauthors: Guido Schryen, A. Benlian, Frantz Rowe, Shirley Gregor, Kai Larsen, Guy Pare, G. Wagner, S. Haag, E. Yassin).

"In a League of Their Own: Exploring the Impacts of Shared Work History for Distributed Online Project Teams," Project Management Journal, Vol. 47, No. 1, (February 2017), pp. 65-80 (coauthors: Michelle Carter).

"The Trouble with Troubled Projects: Keeping Mum during Times of Crisis," AIS Transactions on Replication Research, Vol. 2, No. 6, (August 2016), pp. 1-21 (coauthors: Adriane Randolph, Julie DeJong, Anthony Robinson).

"Desperately Seeking Information in Information Systems Research," (December 2015) (coauthors: Michelle Carter, Adriane B. Randolph).

"Understanding Agile Software Development Practices Using Shared Mental Models Theory," Information and Software Technology, Vol. 56, No. 8, (August 2014), pp. 911 - 921 (coauthors: Xioadan Yu).

Applied or Integration/Application Scholarship

"Countdown to Y2Gray," IT Professional: technology solutions for the enterprise, Vol. 15, No. 6, (November 2013) (coauthors: Kerry Ward).

Basic or Discovery Scholarship

"Information Systems Success: The Quest for the Independent Variables," Journal of Management Information Systems, Vol. 29, No. 4, (Winter 2013), pp. 7-62 (coauthors: William DeLone, Ephraim McLean).

"Impact of User Satisfaction with Mandated CRM Use on Employee Service Quality," MIS Quarterly, Vol. 36, No. 4, (December 2012), pp. 1065-1080 (coauthors: J.J. Po-An Hsieh, Arun Rai, Ting Zhang).

"The Past, Present, and Future of 'IS Success'," Journal of the Association for Information Systems, Vol. 13, No. 5, (June 2012), pp. 341-362 (coauthors: William DeLone, Ephraim McLean).

"The Critical Importance of Construct Measurement Specification: A Response to Aguirre-Urreta and Marakas," MIS Quarterly, Vol. 36, No. 1, (March 2012), pp. 147-155 (coauthors: Arun Rai, Detmar Straub).

"Specifying Formative Constructs in IS Research," MIS Quarterly, Vol. 31, No. 4, (December 2007), pp. 657-679.

Applied or Integration/Application Scholarship

"It's All Fun and Games Until Someone Gets a Real Job!: From Online Gaming to Valuable Employees," (coauthors: Connie Barber, Diane Barber).

Presentations and Proceedings

Basic or Discovery Scholarship

"The Poor Get Poorer and the Rich Get Fiber," Proceedings of the American Conference on Information Systems, San Diego, CA, August 2016 (coauthors: Jordana J. George).
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