Prof. Maris MARTINSONS (馬禮士教授)

PhD - Industrial and Business Studies (University of Warwick)
MBA - Strategic Management and Marketing (University of Toronto)
BASc - Engineering Science (University of Toronto)

Professor

Prof. Maris MARTINSONS (馬禮士教授)

Contact Information

Address: 12-255, Academic 3
City University of Hong Kong
Phone: +852 34427958
Fax: +852 34420309
E-mail:
mgmaris@cityu.edu.hk

Research Areas

  • Strategic Management & Organizational Change
  • Knowledge Management & Information Systems
  • International Business & Cross-Cultural Management
  • Collaboration with the McKinsey Global Institute
  • Supervision of PhD & DBA students

Publications

Journal Articles
Accepted Journal Articles (forthcoming)
  • Davison R M and Martinsons, M G (2016 or 2017) "Context is king! Considering particularism in research design and reporting", accepted by Journal of Information Technology, forthcoming.
  • Martinsons, M G and Davison, R M (probably in 2017) "People, places and time in research design and reporting", accepted by Journal of Information Technology, forthcoming.
Presented Conference Papers
  • Martinsons, M G (August 2016), "Enterprise systems success: Theory and evidence from China", presented at the 76th Annual Meetings of the (U.S.) Academy of Management, Anaheim, CA, USA.
  • Martinsons, M G, Davison, R M and Ou, C X (August 2015), "Developing a new theory of knowledge sharing", presented at the 75th Annual Meetings of the (U.S.) Academy of Management, Vancouver, Canada.
  • Martinsons, M G (August 2014), "Research of information systems: Examining its evolution and future", presented at the 74th Annual Meetings of the (U.S.) Academy of Management, Philadelphia, PA, USA.
  • Davison, R M, Ou, C X J and Martinsons, M G (August 2013), "The communicative ecology of Web 2.0 at work: Social networking in the workspace", presented at the 73rd Annual Meetings of the (U.S.) Academy of Management, Lake Buena Vista, FL, USA.
  • Martinsons, M G, Davison, R M and Ou, C X J (August 2012), "Theory and research of informal knowledge sharing and communications", presented at the 72nd Annual Meetings of the (U.S.) Academy of Management, Boston, MA, USA, Finalist for Best Theory Paper Award.
  • Shi L and Martinsons M G (August 2011), "How private firms in Fujian China have changed: A process-based perspective", presented at the 71st Annual Meetings of the (U.S.) Academy of Management, San Antonio, TX, USA.
  • Martinsons M G and Ma D (August 2011), "The West-East Divide in Information Ethics", presented at the 71st Annual Meetings of the (U.S.) Academy of Management, San Antonio, Texas, USA.
  • Martinsons, M G and Brivins, A G (August 2010), "Action Research and Experiential Learning", presented at the 70th Annual Meeting of the (U.S.) Academy of Management, Montreal, Québec, Canada.
  • Martinsons, M G, Davison R M and Huang Q (August 2009), "Knowledge Management in Small Professional Service Firms: Action Research in China", presented at the 69th Annual Meeting of the (U.S.) Academy of Management, Chicago, IL, USA, Best Visual Paper Award Winner.
  • Martinsons, M G and Ma, D (August 2008), "Generational Differences in Information Ethics: Testing Two Theories in China", presented at the 68th Annual Meeting of the (U.S.) Academy of Management, Anaheim, CA, USA.
  • Martinsons, M G (August 2007), "Innovation Implementation – Adaptation and Resistance", presented at the 67th Annual Meeting of the (U.S.) Academy of Management, Philadelphia, PA, USA.
  • Martinsons, M G and Davison, R M (August 2006), "Decision styles and support systems: Comparing American, Japanese and Chinese management", presented at the 66th Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management, Atlanta, Georgia, USA.
  • Martinsons, M G and So, S K K (August 2005), "International Differences in Information Ethics", presented at the 65th Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA, (SIM Best Paper runner-up and finalist for the Dexter Award<SPAN style=.
  • Davison, R M and Martinsons, M G (August 2005), "Enabling Eagles to Soar in the Land of the Dragon: American-Chinese Work Management Issues in the New Century", presented at the 65th Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA.
  • Martinsons, M G, Davison, R D and Boswood, T (August 2004), "Metaphors to Communicate Strategic Change", presented at the 64th Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management (Best Paper Nominee), New Orleans, Louisiana, USA, published in CD Rom.
  • Martinsons, M G (August 2004), "Information Ethics of Americans and Asians - Preliminary Evidence and Planned Research", presented at the 64th Annual Meeting of the (U.S.) Academy of Management, New Orleans, USA.
  • Martinsons, M G and Davison, R M (August 2003), "Action Research Principles", presented at the 63rd Annual Meeting of the (U.S.) Academy of Management, Seattle, WA, USA.
  • Martinsons, M G (August 2002), "Electronic Commerce in China: Theory and Cases", presented at the 62nd Annual Meeting of the (US) Academy of Management, Denver, Colorado, USA.
  • Martinsons, M G (November 2001), "Strategic Management Lessons from Online Retailers: An International Comparison", presented at the Academy of International Business annual conference, Sydney, Australia.
  • Martinsons, M G and Hempel, P S (August 2001), "Process-Based Organisational Change: From China Towards a Global Model", presented at 61st Annual Meetings of the (US) Academy of Management, Washington, DC, USA.
  • Martinsons, M G (August 2001), "Comparing the Decision Styles of American and Asian Managers", presented at 61st Annual Meeting of the (US) Academy of Management, Washington, DC, USA.
  • Davison, R and Martinsons, M G (December 2000), "Creating a Special Issue for a Top-Tier Journal", presented at 21st International Conference on Information Systems, Brisbane, Australia, Invited Paper.
  • Martinsons, M G (August 2000), "B2B Electronic Commerce: Fundamentals and Models", presented at 60th Annual Meeting of the (US) Academy of Management, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
  • Martinsons, M G (August 2000), "Lessons from the Y2K Crisis for IT Management: An Asian Perspective", presented at 60th Annual Meeting of the (US) Academy of Management, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
  • Martinsons, A G B, Martinsons, M G and Hempel, P S (August 1999), "The Influence of Anglo-American Management Education on Chinese Business Practice", presented at the 59th Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management, Chicago, USA.
  • Martinsons, M G, Wong, A and Gregory, F H (August 1999), "Information Systems in the Chinese Business Culture: The Challenge to Configurational Theories", presented at the 59th Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management, Chicago, USA.
Conference Papers
  • Lin Y and Martinsons M G (August 2011), "Dancing with your competitors: Competitor alliances and market returns", 71st Annual Meetings of the (U.S.) Academy of Management, San Antonio, Texas, USA.
  • Davison, R M, Ou, C X J, Li, Y, Martinsons, M G and J. Björkstén, J (December 2008), "Multimethodological Investigation of Knowledge Sharing Practices in Eastwei", International Conference on Information Systems, Paris, France.
  • O'Connor, N G and Martinsons, M G (January 2007), "Management of Information Systems: Insights from Management Accounting Research", American Accounting Association Midyear Meeting, Fort Worth, TX, USA.
  • Davison, R M and Martinsons, M G (December 2001), "Emerging Issues in Cross-Cultural Research Submissions", 9th Annual Cross-Cultural Meeting in Information Systems, New Orleans, USA.
Books and Book Chapters
  • Davison R M and Martinsons, M G (2015), "Methodological practice and policy for organisationally and socially relevant IS research: an inclusive-exclusive perspective", Formulating Research Methods for Information Systems, Palgrave, 1, 1, 97-111.
  • Martinsons, M.G. and Davison, R.M. (2010), "Globalization and Information Management Strategy: Cross-Cultural Perspectives", Handbook of Technology Management, Wiley, 2, pp. 653-664.
  • Davison, R M, Martinsons, M G and Ou, C X J (2010), "Knowledge Sharing in Professional Service Firms in China", China's Emerging Outsourcing Capabilities: The Services Challenge, Palgrave-Macmillan, Chp. 7, pp. 165-183.
  • Davison, R M and Martinsons, M G (2007), "Action Research and Consulting: Hellish Partnership or Heavenly Marriage?", In N. Kock (ed) Information Systems Action Research, Springer-Verlag, New York, USA, pp. 377-393.
  • Martinsons, M G and Tseng, C S (1999), "Technology Transfer to China: Environmental Considerations and Emerging Management Practices", In L Kelley and Y Luo (eds), Emerging Business Issues, Sage Publications, Thousand Oaks, California, USA, pp. 189-215.
  • Burn, J M and Martinsons, M G (1999), "Information Technology Production and Application in Hong Kong and China: Progress, Policies and Prospects", In F B Tan, S Corbett and Y Y Wong (eds), Information Technology Diffusion in the Asia Pacific, Idea Group Publishing, Hershey, pp. 7-35.
  • Martinsons, M G and Burn, J M (1997), Information Technology and the Challenge for Hong Kong, University of Hong Kong Press.
  • Martinsons M G (1993), Knowledge Based Systems and Organizations, Quantum, Toronto, Canada.
Other
  • Martinsons, M G (August 2014), "Professional doctorate programs: Lessons from success", Professional Development Workshop organizer, session chair and presenter at the 74th Annual Meetings of the (U.S.) Academy of Management, Philadelphia, PA, USA.
  • Martinsons M G & 7 others (August 2011), "Personal experiences of professors who have successfully transcended the West-East divide", All-Academy Theme Symposium --- co-organizer and symposium chair, 71st Annual Meetings of the (U.S.) Academy of Management, San Antonio, Texas, USA.
  • Martinsons, M G (August 2010), "Becoming a successful management and information systems scholar in Greater China", Junior Faculty Workshop mentor, at the 70th Annual Meetings of the (U.S.) Academy of Management, Montreal, Québec, Canada.
  • Martinsons, M G (August 2008), "Cultural diversity and information management", Professional Development Workshop organizer and chair, 68th Annual Meetings of the (U.S.) Academy of Management, Anaheim, CA, USA.
  • Martinsons M G (June 2008), "National differences in decision making styles: Evidence from American and Asian business leaders", IESE Distinguished Scholar Series, Barcelona, Spain.
  • Martinsons, M G (since the 1980s), Professional service as a Government Advisor, Business Consultant and a Visiting Professor/Scholar at leading universities on 6 Continents.