Prof. Robert M DAVISON (戴維遜教授)

PhD - Information Systems
MA - Information Technology
BA - Russian and SerboCroat (Joint Honours)

Assistant Dean (Assurance of Learning)
Professor

Prof. Robert M DAVISON (戴維遜教授)

Contact Information

Address: 6-247, Lau Ming Wai Academic Building
City University of Hong Kong
Phone: +852 34427534
Fax: +852 34420370
E-mail:
isrobert@cityu.edu.hk
Personal Web:
http://www.is.cityu.edu.hk/staff/isrobert
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Research Areas

  • Action Research
  • Virtual Teams and Work
  • Cross-cultural studies of Information Systems
  • IS Ethics & Professionalism
  • Virtual Knowledge Management

Professor Robert Davison is a Professor in the Department of Information Systems. He teaches Global IS, Knowledge Management and Qualitative Research Methods at the post-graduate level. His research focuses on virtual knowledge management initiatives in Chinese organisations. More details of his work can be found at http://www.is.cityu.edu.hk/staff/isrobert.

Research Grant

  • PI: "How Business Professionals Adapt to Inadequate Information Systems", GRF - RGC , Amount: HK$494000 (2016-2019) , Robert M Davison, Carol XJ Ou, Steven Alter
  • PI: "How Business Professionals Adapt to Inadequate Information Systems", Strategic Research Grant - City University of Hong Kong , Amount: HK$100,000 (2015-2016) , Robert M Davison, Steven Alter, Carol XJ Ou
  • PI: "Resistance and Workarounds: How Information Workers Gain Access to the Technology They Need", Strategic Research Grant - City University of Hong Kong , Amount: HK$100,000 (2014-2015) , Robert M Davison, Carol XJ Ou
  • PI: "Knowledge Strategy in Chinese Firms", Strategic Research Grant - City University of Kong Kong , Amount: HK$100,000 (2013-2014) , Robert M Davison, Maris G Martinsons
  • PI: "Conceptualizing the Competitive Potential Perspective of Knowledge Strategizing", Strategic Research Grant (SRG) - City University of Kong Kong , Amount: HK$71773 (2012-2013) , Robert M Davison, Maris G Martinsons
  • PI: "Web 2.0 for Work: Social Networking in the Workspace", GRF - RGC , Amount: $528953 (2011-2013) , Robert M Davison, Carol XJ Ou, MY Zuo, Andrew Hardin
  • PI: "Knowledge Management in the Chinese Private Sector", GRF - RGC , Amount: $411810 (2010-2012) , Robert M Davison, Carol XJ Ou, Maris G Martinsons
  • PI: "The Impact of Knowledge Management Initiatives in Hong Kong and China", Strategic Research Grant (SRG) - City University of Hong Kong , Amount: HK$172,436 (2007-2009) , Robert M Davison
  • PI: "Virtual Work: Collaboration and Cooperation to Promote Knowledge Sharing between SMEs in Hong Kong and China", Competitive Earmarked Research Grant - Research Grants Council (HK Govt) , Amount: HK$655,909 (2006-2007) , Robert M Davison
  • PI: "Action Research Based Virtual Collaboration Interventions in Small and Medium Sized Enterprises (SMEs) in Hong Kong", Strategic Research Grant (SRG) - City University of Hong Kong , Amount: HK$190,000 (2004-2006) , Robert M Davison
  • PI: "Preliminary Investigation into Skills Appropriate for Virtual Collaboration in Hong Kong SMEs", Strategic Research Grant (SRG) - City University of Hong Kong , Amount: HK$142,222 (2003-2004) , Robert M. Davison
  • PI: "The Information Ethics of Hong Kong’s IT Professionals", Strategic Research Grant (SRG) - City University of Hong Kong , Amount: HK$200,000 (2002-2004) , Robert M Davison
  • PI: "CyberCourses", Teaching Development Grant - City University of Hong Kong , Amount: HK$1,815,980 (1999-2001) , Robert M Davison

Teaching Activities (past 5 academic years)

Academic Year Level Title
2016-2017 Postgraduate Degree Global Information Systems and Knowledge Management Applications in Organisations
    Global Information Systems
    Information Systems Project
    Research Methods for the IS Manager
  Research Degree IS Research Methods
    Qualitative IS Research Methods
2015-2016 Postgraduate Degree Dissertation
    Global Information Systems and Knowledge Management Applications in Organisations
    Global Information Systems
    Information Systems Project
    Management Information Systems
2014-2015 Postgraduate Degree Dissertation
    Global Information Systems and Knowledge Management Applications in Organisations
    Global Information Systems
    Information Systems Project
    Management Information Systems
  Research Degree Qualitative IS Research Methods
2013-2014 Postgraduate Degree Global Information Systems and Knowledge Management Applications in Organisations
    Global Information Systems
    Information Systems Project
  Research Degree Qualitative IS Research Methods
2012-2013 Postgraduate Degree Dissertation
    Electronic Business Project
    Global Information Systems and Knowledge Management Applications in Organisations
    Global Information Systems
    Research Methods for the IS Manager

Administrative Assignments

Period Name Position
2006 - Now MA Electronic Business/MScElectronic Business and Knowledge Management Programme Leader
2002 - Now Servicing Courses Programme Leader
2002 - Now Departmental Examinations Officer Officer
2001 - Now Departmental Executive Committee Member
1997 - Now Departmental Publications Co-ordinator
1996 - Now Departmental Student Advisor Advisor
1993 - Now Departmental Working Papers Editor
2010 - 2014 Quality Assurance Committee Appointed Member
9/2007 - 8/2008 Approving Committee for Initial Assessment/Substantiation/Re-appointment /Pay Raise of Academic Staff at Associate Professor/Senior Teaching Fellow/Principal Lecturer level & below in Faculties/Schools/BST/Centres Elected Member
9/2007 - 8/2008 Promotion Committee for Associate Professor Elected Member
2008 Strategic Planning Sub-Group on Student Learning and Career Development Secretary and Appointed Member
2006 - 2008 Faculty Graduate Studies Committee (FGSC) Elected Member
2006 - 2008 BBA Global Business Systems Management Programme Leader
2005 - 2008 Staff Development and Performance Committee Elected Member
2004 - 2008 Faculty Executive Committee Elected Member
2000 - 2008 Departmental Webmaster Webmaster
2006 - 2007 Departmental Staffing Committee Member
2003 - 2007 Working Group on the Teaching of Business Ethics Member
2001 - 2007 Departmental Executive Committee Elected Member
2005 - 2006 Search Group for a new Dean of the Faculty of Business Elected Member
2005 - 2006 Quality Enhancement Sub-Committee of the MBA Programme Committee Member
2005 - 2006 Selection Panel for the Teaching Excellence Award Nominated Member (for Faculty of Business)
2004 - 2006 Faculty Graduate Studies Committee (FGSC) Appointed Member
2004 - 2005 Promotion Committee for Associate Professors Elected Member
2001 - 2005 Departmental Staffing Committee Elected Member
1997 - 2005 Departmental Safety Officer Officer
1996 - 2005 Library Liaison Officer Officer
2002 - 2004 Staff Development Committee (Senate) Elected Member
1996 - 2004 Principal Departmental Proof-reader Proof-reader
2002 Search/Selection Committee for new Head of IS Dept Elected Member
2000 - 2002 Faculty Board Elected Member
1999 - 2002 Standing Committee on Teaching Evaluation Member
1998 - 2002 Senate Elected Member
1999 - 2000 Task Force for Web Teaching Support Services (IT Steering Committee) Member
1998 - 2000 Information Services Advisory Committee (Senate) BGS-appointed member
1998 - 1999 Working Party on Information Technology Strategy (OP) Member
1996 - 1999 Electronic Meetings Co-ordinator
1996 - 1998 Departmental Research Committee Member

Consultancy Experience and Executive Training

Year Client Role
2016 University of Cape Town External Examiner of PhD Thesis: A Systemic Analysis of Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) Implementation Challenges and Coping Mechanisms: The Case of a Large, Decentralised, Public Organisation in South Africa
2016 University of Malaya External Examiner of PhD Thesis: Developing a Knowledge Management Process Model for Healthcare Organizations
2016 University of Kwazulu-Natal External Examiner of PhD Thesis: Adoption of Mobile Health Technologies for Public Healthcare in Burundi
2016 ESSEC Business School External Examiner of PhD Thesis: Exploring the Creation and Evolution of ICT for Development Initiatives in India: Issues of Scaling through Bricolage, Business-Model Design and Inclusive Innovation,
2015 University of Jyvaskyla External Examiner of PhD Thesis: Sustainable Solutions for Last Mile Internet Access in Developing Countries: Critical Success Factors
2014 Universidade Positivo, Curitiba External Examiner of PhD Thesis: Information System in Use: Going Beyond Information Technology Acceptance,
2013 University of Malaya External Examiner of PhD Thesis: "Semantic Recommender System for Malaysia Tourism Industry", Tirad Mohammed Aref Almalahmeh
2013 Agder University External Examiner of PhD Thesis: "The Role of Institutional Entrepreneurs in the Institutionalisation of eGovernment Initiatives in Developing Countries: The Case of an eProcurement System in the Indonesian Public Sector", Fathul Wahid
2012 Massey University External Examiner of PhD Thesis: "The Impact of National Culture on Strategic Information Systems Planning", Raja Mohd Ali
2003 - 2009 Staffordshire University Project Manager for BScIS, BScBIT and BScCS
2008 Multimedia University External Examiner of PhD Thesis:
2008 University of South Australia External Examiner of PhD Thesis: "An impact study of an information and communications technology for development (ICT4D) project: results from field studies in Bangladesh", Md Mahfuz Ashraf
2008 Victoria University of Wellington External Examiner of PhD Thesis: "An Integrated Knowledge Management Model for Community Enterprises: A Case Study of a Rural Community Enterprise in Thailand", Lanthom Jonjoubsong
2008 Victoria University of Wellington External Examiner of PhD Thesis: "An Integrated Knowledge Management Model for Community Enterprises: A Case Study of a Rural Community Enterprise in Thailand", Lanthom Jonjoubsong
2005 University of Cape Town External Examiner of PhD Thesis: “A Theory of the Use of Information for Environmental Planning: The Case of Botswana”, Athulang Mutshewa.
2005 National University of Singapore External Examiner of PhD Thesis: “Essays on Information and Communication Technology: Investment, Post-Adoption and Economic Impacts”, Roghieh Gholami.
2005 Curtin University of Technology External Examiner of PhD Thesis: “The Impacts and Implications of I-engineering on Established Companies in Hong Kong”, Albert Yeung.
2001 - 2005 Staffordshire University Project Supervisor
2002 - 2003 Staffordshire University Internal Project Moderator for BScIS
2002 Curtin University of Technology External Examiner of PhD Thesis: “The Effect of Indonesian Culture on the Design and Implementation of Lotus Notes Templates to Support Pre-Meeting Stage of Strategy Formulation”, Sjarif Abdat.
2002 University of Jyväskylä External Examiner of PhD Thesis: “Information Systems Development in Developing Countries: Risk Management and Sustainability Analysis in Nigerian Software Companies”, Anja Mursu.

Professional Activities

Period Client Country Role
2010 - Now FFI United Kingdom Life Member
2005 - Now WWF Hong Kong/Global Life Member
2001 - Now Durrell Wildlife Conservation Trust Jersey, UK Benefactor & Life Member

External Academic Activities

Period Organizer Country Role
2012 - Now Information Systems Journal United Kingdom Editor in Chief
2001 - Now Electronic Journal of Information Systems in Developing Countries Hong Kong Editor-in-Chief
2008 - 2016 Information Technology & People United Kingdom Co-editor
2008 - 2012 Information Systems Journal United Kingdom Senior Editor
2007 - 2011 MIS Quarterly United States of America Associate Editor
2009 - 2010 International Conference on Information Systems United States of America Track Chair (Global Issues)
2009 8th Global Mobility Roundtable Egypt Programme Committee Member
2008 - 2009 3rd Information and Communications Technology and Development (ICTD) Conference United Arab Emirates Senior Programme Committee Member
2008 - 2009 MISQ United States of America Associate Editor
2008 Canadian Journal of Administrative Sciences Canada Associate Editor
2008 Wuhan International Conference on E-Business China Programme Committee Member
2008 International Conference on Information Systems France Associate Editor (Social Issues)
2003 - 2008 Information Technology & People London, UK Associate Editor
2002 - 2008 Information Systems Journal Bath, UK Associate Editor
2000 - 2008 Journal of Global Information Management Auckland, New Zealand Editorial Board Member
2007 28th International Conference on Information Systems United States of America Associate Editor, Theme Track (IS Research Diversity)
2005 - 2007 IFIP WG 8.2 Working Conference on Virtuality and Virtualization Portland, USA Programme Committee Member
2005 - 2007 1st IFIP WG 9.5 (Virtuality and Society) Working Conference on Virtuality and Society: Emerging Themes London, UK Programme Committee Member.
2001 - 2007 ISWORLD Atlanta, USA Co-editor of the Professional Ethics page, http://www.is.cityu.edu.hk/Research/Resources/ethics/ethics.htm
2001 - 2007 ISWORLD Atlanta, USA Editor of the Working Papers page, ISWORLD http://www.is.cityu.edu.hk/Research/Resources/wp/isw-wp.htm
12/2006 27th International Conference on Information Systems United States of America Track co-chair Underserved Communities
2005 - 2006 10th Pacific Asia Conference on Information Systems Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia Co-chair of the Social and Cultural Issues Track.
2005 - 2006 39th Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences Hawaii, USA Co-chair of the Virtual Work, Teams and Organizations Minitrack (Collaborative Systems Track).
2001 - 2006 ISWORLD Atlanta, USA Editor of the IT in Developing Countries page, http://www.is.cityu.edu.hk/Research/Resources/itdc/itdc.htm
2001 - 2006 ISWORLD Atlanta, USA Editor of the Virtual Teams page, ISWORLD http://www.is.cityu.edu.hk/research/resources/vt/vt-introduction.htm
2001 - 2006 ISWORLD Atlanta, USA Co-editor of the Global IT page, http://www.is.cityu.edu.hk/Research/Resources/git/git.htm
2004 - 2005 26th International Conference on Information Systems Las Vegas, USA Co-chair of the Breakthrough Ideas in IT Track.
2004 - 2005 2nd International Conference on Innovations in Information Technology (IIT’05) http://www.it-innovations.ae Dubai, UAE Programme Committee Member
2004 - 2005 1st European Conference on Mobile Government Brighton, UK Programme Committee Member
2004 - 2005 International Workshop on e-Learning Online Communities Cairo, Egypt Programme Committee Member
2004 - 2005 38th Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences Hawaii, USA Co-chair of the Virtual Work, Teams and Organizations Minitrack (Collaborative Systems Track)
2004 - 2005 25th International Conference on Information Systems Washington, USA AE of the Information Systems Innovation, Usage and Impacts Track
2003 - 2004 37th Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences Hawaii, USA Co-chair of the Social Issues in Organisations Minitrack (Organisational Systems Track). Co-chair of the Global Virtual Collaboration Minitrack (Collaborative Systems Track). Co-chair of the Virtual Work, Teams and Organizations Minitrack (Collaborative S
2003 IFIP 8.2 and 9.4 Working Conference “IS Perspectives and Challenges in the Context of Globalisation Athens, Greece Member of the Programme Committee
2002 - 2003 24th International Conference on Information Systems Seattle, USA Associate Editor for Track 6: National and Societal Issues.
2002 - 2003 36th Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences Hawaii, USA Co-chair of the Social Issues in Organisations Minitrack (Organisational Systems Track) Co-chair of the Global Virtual Collaboration Minitrack (Collaborative Systems Track)
2002 35th Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences Hawaii, USA Co-chair of the Global Applications of Collaborative Technology Minitrack (Collaborative Systems Track)
2002 6th Pacific Asia Conference on Information Systems Tokyo, Japan Member of the Programme Committee
2001 - 2002 34th - 35th Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences Hawaii, USA Co-chair of the Professional Ethics in Information Systems Minitrack (Organisational Systems Track)
2001 34th Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences Hawaii, USA Co-chair of the Community Informatics Minitrack (Organisational Systems Track)
2001 Group Decision and Negotiation 2001 Conference La Rochelle, France Member of the Programme Committee
2000 8th European Conference on Information Systems Vienna, Austria Member of the Programme Committee of the Globalisation and Culture Track
1999 - 2000 Electronic Journal of Information Systems in Developing Countries Hong Kong Senior Editor
1999 10th Australasian Conference on Information Systems Wellington, New Zealand Member of the Programme Committee and of the Doctoral Consortium
1999 Conference on Information Technology in Asia Sarawak, Malaysia Member of the Programme Committee

Conferences

Period Name Country
12/2013 34th ICIS Milan, Italy
8/2013 73rd Academy of Management Orlando, USA
6/2013 21st ECIS Utrecht, The Netherlands
6/2013 17th PACIS Jeju, South Korea
12/2012 33rd ICIS Orlando, USA
8/2012 72nd Academy of Management Boston, USA
7/2012 16th PACIS Vietnam/HCM City
12/2011 32nd ICIS Shanghai / China
8/2011 71st AoM San Antonio / USA
6/2011 IFIP WG 82 Turku / Finland
6/2011 19th ECIS Helsinki / Finland
6/2011 IEEE ITMC St Jose / USA
4/2011 OLKC Hull / UK
12/2010 31st ICIS St Louis / USA
8/2010 AMCIS Lima / Peru
6/2010 OLKC Boston / USA
12/2009 30th ICIS Phoenix / USA
8/2009 69th AoM Chicago, USA
7/2009 13th PACIS Hyderabad / India
6/2009 17th ECIS Verona / Italy
12/2008 29th ICIS Paris / France
8/2008 68th AoM Anaheim / USA
6/2008 16th ECIS Galway / Ireland
6/2008 21st Bled Bled / Slovenia
5/2008 - 6/2008 Wuhan International Conference on E-Business Wuhan/China
12/2007 28th ICIS Montreal / Canada
8/2007 4th ICKM Vienna / Austria
6/2007 15th ECIS St Gallen/Switzerland
6/2007 APJM SI Conference Xian / China
5/2007 Wuhan International Conference on E-Business Wuhan/China
10/2006 2nd China AIS Conference China/Chengdu
7/2006 6th International Conference on Culture, Change and Organisations Italy/Prato
7/2006 10th Pacific Asia Conference on Information Systems Malaysia/Kuala Lumpur
6/2006 2nd International Association for Chinese Management Research Conference China/Nanjing
12/2005 26th International Conference on Information Systems USA/Las Vegas
8/2005 11th Americas Conference on Information Systems USA/Omaha
8/2005 65th Academy of Management Conference USA/Waikiki
7/2005 9th Pacific Asia Conference on Information Systems Thailand/Bangkok
8/2004 64th Academy of Management Conference USA/New Orleans
7/2004 8th Pacific Asia Conference on Information Systems China/Shanghai
6/2004 1st International Association for Chinese Management Research Conference China/Beijing
12/2003 24th International Conference on Information Systems USA/Seattle
8/2003 63rd Academy of Management Conference USA/Seattle
7/2003 IFIP WG 8.2 and 9.4 Working Conference Greece/Athens
12/2002 23rd International Conference on Information Systems Spain/Barcelona
9/2002 6th Pacific Asia Conference on Information Systems Japan/Tokyo
8/2002 62nd Academy of Management Conference USA/Denver
6/2002 15th Bled International Conference on Electronic Commerce Slovenia/Bled
1/2002 35th Hawaii International Conference on Systems Science USA/Kona
12/2001 22nd International Conference on Information Systems USA/New Orleans
12/2001 IFIP WG8.2 OASIS Workshop USA/New Orleans
8/2001 61st Academy of Management Conference USA/Washington D C
8/2001 IFIP WG8.2 Working Conference USA/Boise
6/2001 2nd Informing Science Conference Poland/Krakow
1/2001 34th Hawaii International Conference on Systems Science USA/Wailea

Publications

Journal Articles
  • Huang, Q., Chen, X.Y., Ou, C.X.J., Davison, R.M. and Hua, Z.S. (2017), "Understanding Buyers' Loyalty to a CSC Platform: The Roles of Social Capital, Satisfaction and Perceived Effectiveness of E-Commerce Institutional Mechanisms", Information Systems Journal, 27, 1, 91-119.
  • 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.
  • Davison, R.M. and Ou, C.X.J. (2017), "Digital Work in a Digitally Challenged Organization", Information & Management, 54, 1, 129-137.
  • Davison, R.M. and Martinsons, M.G. (2016), "Context is King! Celebrating Particularism in Research", Journal of Information Technology, 31, 3, 241-249.
  • 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. (Autumn), "Small Data, Smart Analysis, Big Impact", City Business Magazine, Hong Kong, 42-47.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Chen, X.Y., Huang, Q. and Davison, R.M. (Winter), "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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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, 5-24.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Davison, R.M., Martinsons, M.G. and Ou, C.X.J. (2012), "The Roles Of Theory In Canonical Action Research ", MIS 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.
  • Davison, R.M. (2012), "Making a World of a Difference", Journal of Information Technology, 27, 1, 100-101.
  • Davison, R.M. (2012), "The Privacy Rights of Cyborgs", Journal of Information Technology, 27, 4, 324-325.
  • Huang, Q.V., 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.
  • 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.
  • Ou, C.X.J. and Davison, R.M. (2011), "Interactive or Interruptive: Instant Messaging at Work", Decision Support Systems, 52, 1, 61-72.
  • 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.
  • Yan, Y.L. and Davison, R.M. (2010), "Using Decision Support Systems in Chinese Enterprises: A Study of Managerial Information Behaviour", Information Development, 27, 1, 15-31.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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 Association for Information Systems, AIS, 10, 11, 834-859.
  • Clarke, R., Davison, R.M. and Beath, C. (2009), "Regulation of ‘Journal Self-Referencing’: The Substantive Role of the AIS Code of Research Conduct", Communications of the AIS, 25, 11, 91-96.
  • 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.
  • Huang, Q.V., 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.
  • 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.V., 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.
  • Davison, R.M., Martinsons, M.G., Ou, C.X.J., Murata, K., Drummond, D., Li, Y. and Lo, H.W.H. (2008), "The Ethics of IT Professionals in Japan and China", Journal of the Association of Information Systems, 10, 11, 834-859.
  • Hardin, A.M., Fuller, M.A. 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.
  • 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.
  • Davison, R.M., Li, Y. and Kam, C.S.P. (2006), "Web-Based Data Collection in China", Journal of Global Information Management, Vol. 14, No. 3, pp. 70-89.
  • 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.
  • Khalifa, M. and Davison, R. (2006), "SME Adoption of IT: The Case of Electronic Trading Systems", IEEE Transactions on Engineering Management, 53, 2, 275-284.
  • 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, 354-372.
  • Fuller, M.A., Hardin, A. and Davison, R.M. (2006), "Efficacy in Technology Mediated Distributed Teams", Journal of Management Information Systems, Vol. 23, No. 3, pp. 209-235.
  • Davison, R.M., Wagner, C. and Ma, L.C.K. (2005), "From Government to eGovernment: A Transition Model", Information Technology & People, Vol. 18, No. 3, pp. 280-299.
  • 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, Vol. 48, No. 4, pp. 62-66.
  • 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, Vol. 16, No. 49, pp. 967-980.
  • Davison, R.M., Martinsons, M.G. and Kock, N. (2004), "Principles of Canonical Action Research", Information Systems Journal, Vol. 14, No. 1, pp. 65-86.
  • Davison, R.M., Munro, M.C. and Straub, D.W. (2004), "AIS Code of Research Conduct", Communications of the AIS, 13, 2, 9-16.
  • Davison, R.M., Munro, M.C. and Straub, D.W. (2004), "Guidelines for a Victim: Dealing with Plagiarism", Communications of the AIS, 13, 3, 17-24.
  • Davison, R.M., Munro, M.C. and Straub, D.W. (2004), "Introduction to the AIS Code of Research Conduct", Communications of the AIS, 13, 1, 1-8.
  • Davison, R.M., Clarke, R., Smith, H.J., Langford, D. and Kuo, B.F.Y (2003), "Information Privacy in a Globally Networked Society: Implications for IS Research", Communications of the AIS, Vol. 12, No. 22, pp. 341-365.
  • Davison, R.M., Fuller, M. and Hardin, A (2003), "E-Consulting in Virtual Negotiations", Group Decision and Negotiation, Vol. 12, No. 6, pp. 517-535.
  • 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", MIS Quarterly, Vol. 27, No. 4, pp. 511-532.
  • Davison, R.M. (2003), "Discussants and the Quality of Interaction at Conferences", Communications of the AIS, Vol. 11, No. 7, pp. 128-136.
  • George, J.F., Beath, C., Davison, R.M., Heales, J. and Munro, M. (2003), "Report of the Ad Hoc Committee on Member Misconduct to the AIS Council", Communications of the AIS, Vol. 11, No. 2, pp. 54-78.
  • Vreede, G.J. de, Davison, R.M. and Briggs, R.O. (2003), "How a Silver Bullet May Lose Its Shine: Learning from Failures with Group Support Systems", Communications of the ACM, Vol. 46, No. 8, pp. 96-101.
  • Davison, R.M. and Martinsons, M.G. (2003), "Cultural Issues and IT Management: Past and Present", IEEE Transactions on Engineering Management, 50, 1, 3-7.
  • 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, Vol. 50, No. 2, pp. 151-163.
  • Martinsons, M.G. and Davison, R.M. (2003), "Cultural Issues and IT Management: Looking Ahead", IEEE Transactions on Engineering Management, 50, 1, 113-117.
  • Davison, R.M. (2002), "Cultural Complications of ERP", Communications of the ACM, Vol. 45, No. 7, pp. 109-111.
  • 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 and Negotiation, Vol. 11, No. 5, pages 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. and Vreede, G.J. de (2001), "The Global Application of Collaborative Technologies", Communications of the ACM, Vol. 44, No. 12, pp. 69-70.
  • Davison, R.M. (2001), "Group Support Systems and Action Research in the Hong Kong Police Force", Information Technology & People, Vol. 14, No. 1, pp. 60-77.
  • Kock, N.F., Davison, R.M., Wazlawick, R. and Ocker, R. (2001), "E-Collaboration: A Look at Past and Future Challenges", Journal of Systems and Information Technology, Vol. 5, No. 1, pages 1-8.
  • Davison, R.M., Kock, N., 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.
  • 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. and Vogel, D.R. (2000), "Group Support Systems in Hong Kong: An Action Research Project", Information Systems Journal, Vol. 10, No. 1, pp. 3-20.
  • Davison, R.M. (2000), "Professional Ethics in Information Systems: A Personal Perspective", Communications of the AIS, Vol. 3, No. 8, pp. 1-34.
  • Davison, R.M. (2000), "The Role of Groupware in Requirements Specification", Group Decision and Negotiation, Vol. 9, No. 2, pp. 149-160.
  • Khalifa, M.K. and Davison, R.M. (2000), "Exploring the Telecommuting Paradox", Communications of the ACM, Vol. 43, No. 3, pages 29-31.
  • 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: Cases in Organisations", Journal of Global Information Technology Management, Vol. 3, No. 4, pp. 6-24.
  • 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.
  • Davison, R.M., Briggs, R.O. (2000), "GSS for Presentation Support: Supercharging the Audience through Simultaneous Discussions during Presentations", Communications of the ACM, Vol. 43, No. 9, pp. 91-97.
  • Davison, R.M. (1999), "An Instrument for Measuring Meeting Success: Revalidation and Modification", Information & Management, Vol. 36, No. 6, pp. 321-328.
  • Davison, R.M., Harris, R., Vogel, D.V., Vreede, G.J. de (1999), "Information Technology in Developing Countries: Closing the Digital Divide", Journal of Global Information Technology Management, Vol. 2, No. 3, pp. 1-4.
  • 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, Vol. 7, No. 1, pp. 26-38.
  • 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 IT Management, 1, 2, 37-50.
  • Davison, R.M. (1997), "An Instrument for Measuring Meeting Success", Information & Management, 32, 4, 163-176.
  • 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.
Presented Conference Papers
  • 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", presented at 75th Academy of Management Conference, Vancouver, Canada.
  • Bi, R., Davison, R.M. and Smyrnios, K.X. (2014), "Evaluating E-Business Capability and E-Business Value for Fast Growth Small-to-Medium Enterprises", presented at 74th Academy of Management Conference, Philadelphia, USA.
  • Davison, R.M. and Ou, C.X.J. (2011), "Privacy and Utility: IM Use in a Chinese Professional Services Firm", presented at Workshop W9: Collaborative Privacy Practices in Social Media, CSCW 2011 Conference, Hangtzhou, China.
  • Martinsons, M.G., Davison, R.M. and Huang, Q.V. (2009), "Knowledge Management Challenges in Small Professional Services Firms: Action Research in China", presented at 69th Academy of Management Conference, Academy of Management, Chicago, USA, <br>.
  • Martinsons, M.G. and Davison, R.M. (August 5-10, 2006), "Decision Styles and Support Systems: Contrasting American, Japanese and Chinese Management", presented at 66th Academy of Management Conference, Atlanta.
  • Davison, R.M., Martinsons, M.G. and Brivins, A.G. (5-10 August, 2005.), "Enabling Eagles to Soar in the Land of the Dragon: American-Chinese Work management Issues in the New Century", presented at Professional Development Workshop presented at the 65th Academy of Management Conference, Hawaii, USA.
  • Davison, R.M., Panteli, N., Jarvenpaa, S.L. and Yoo, Y (August 6-11, 2004.), "Pedagogical Issues for Global Virtual (Student) Teams", presented at the 64th Academy of Management Conference, New Orleans, USA.
  • Martinsons, M.G. and Davison, R.M. (August 1-6, 2003), "Principles for Action Research in Management Consulting", presented at the 63rd Academy of Management Conference, Seattle, USA.
  • Davison, R.M., Martinsons, M.G. and Dong X (August 1-6, 2003), "The Influence of Chinese Culture on Information Systems Management and Organisational Change", presented at the 63rd Academy of Management Conference, Professional Development Workshop, Seattle, USA.
  • Vogel, D.R., Davison, R.M., Gricar, J., Harris, R. and Sorrentino, M. (9-11 June 2003), "eTransformation of the Silk Road: Rejuvenating a Historical Trade Network", presented at the 16th Bled Electronic Commerce Conference, Bled, Slovenia.
  • Crowston, K., Davison, R.M., Fayard, A.-L., Cummings, J. and Woolley, A.W. (August 1-6, 2003), "Coordination and Control in Distributed Teams", presented at the 63rd Academy of Management Conference, Seattle, USA.
  • Davison, R.M. and Martinsons, M.G. (December 16, 2001), "Emerging Issues in Cross-cultural Research Submissions", presented at the 9th Annual Cross-Cultural Meeting in Information Systems, New Orleans, USA.
  • Davison, R.M. and Vogel, D.R. (16 December 2001), "The Ethics of Using Student Subjects: Reflections on Rigor and Relevance in IS Research", presented at IFIP WG 8.2 OASIS Workshop, New Orleans, USA.
  • Davison, R.M. (June 8-10, 2000), "Ethical and Professional Challenges of Teaching on the Web: A Personal View", presented at 6th Hong Kong Web Symposium.
  • Mirkovski, K. and Davison, R.M. (3-7 August 2012), "Emergence and Development of Inter-Organizational Relationships in the Macedonian Wine Supply Chain", presented at 72nd Academy of Mangament Conference, Boston, USA.
  • Davison, R.M., Martinsons, M.G. and Ou, C.X.J. (3-7 August 2012), "The Informal Entanglement of Knowledge, Guanxi and Technology: Evidence from China and a New Theory", presented at 72nd Academy of Mangament Conference, Boston, USA.
  • Bi, R., Davison, R.M. and Smyrnios, K. (9-13 August 2013), "IT as an Enabler to Enhance Fast-Growth Small-to-Medium Enterprise Performance", presented at 73rd Academy of Management Conference, Orlando, USA.
  • Davison, R.M., Ou, C.X.J., Martinsons, M.G., Zhao, Y., Hua, X.Q. and Du, R. (9-13 August 2013), "The Communicative Ecology of Web 2.0 @ Work: Social Networking in the Workspace", presented at 73rd Academy of Management Conference, Orlando, USA.
Conference Papers (Proceedings)
  • Chen, R.R., Davison, R.M. and Ou, C.X.J. (2016), "Using Social Media for Business Communication: A Symbolic Interaction Perspective", proceedings of 27th ACIS, Wollongong, Australia.
  • Huang, Q., Ou, C.X.J. and Davison, R.M. (2016), "The Role of Swift Relationships and Institutional Structures in Uncertainty Reduction", proceedings of 37th ICIS, Dublin, Ireland.
  • Wang, Y.Y., Huang, Q., Davison, R.M. and Zheng, X.B. (2016), "Effect of Role Dynamics on Transactive Memory Systems and Team Performance in Open-Source Software Teams: The Moderating Role of Communication", proceedings of 20th PACIS, Chia-yi, Taiwan.
  • Zhu, H., Yang, Z.R., Ou, C.X.J., Liu, H.W. and Davison, R.M. (2015), "Investigating the Impacts of Recommendation Agents on Impulsive Purchase Behaviour", proceedings of 26th Australasian Conference on Information Systems, Adelaide, Australia.
  • Chen, X.Y. and Davison, R.M. (2015), "The Impact of Technology Support for Contextualization and Media System Dependency on Enterprise Social Media Use", proceedings of 21st AMCIS, Puerto Rico, USA.
  • Davison, R.M. and Ou, C.X.J. (2015), "Subverting Organisational Control with IT: A Case in China", proceedings of 21st AMCIS, Puerto Rico, USA.
  • Chen, R. and Davison, R.M. (2015), "Frontline Employees’ Adaptive Performance in Service Encounters: The Driving Force of CRM Systems", proceedings of 21st AMCIS, Puerto Rico, USA.
  • 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", proceedings of 25th Australasian Conference on Information Systems, Auckland, New Zealand.
  • Khoir, S. and Davison, R.M. (2014), "Applications of Social Media by Digital Natives in the Workplace: An Exploratory Study in Indonesia", proceedings of 25th Australasian Conference on Information Systems, Auckland, New Zealand.
  • Baskerville, R.L., Davison, R.M., Kaul, M. and Wong, L.H.M. (2014), "Designing Artifacts for Systems of Information", proceedings of IFIP WG 8.2 Working Conference on Information Systems and Organizations, Auckland, New Zealand.
  • Ou, C.X.J., Wong, L.H.M., Davison, R.M. and Zhang, C. (2014), "Social Media and Communication Processes at Work: Evidence from China", proceedings of 9th International Conference on Knowledge, Information and Creativity Support Systems, Limassol, Cyprus.
  • Ou, C.X.J., Davison, R.M. and Wong, L.H.M. (2014), "Contextual Preferences and Network-Based Knowledge Sharing in China", proceedings of 20th AMCIS, Savannah, USA.
  • Davison, R.M. and Ou, C.X.J. (2014), "Digital Work in a Pre-Digital Organizational Culture", proceedings of 22nd European Conference on Information Systems, Tel Aviv, Israel.
  • Bi, R., Davison, R.M. and Smyrnios, K.X. (2014), "E-Business Use and Value for Fast Growth Small-to-Medium Enterprises in Turbulent Environments", proceedings of 18th Pacific Asia Conference on Information Systems, Chengdu, China.
  • Yin, P.Z., Davison, R.M., Bian, Y.Y., Wu, J. and Liang, L. (2014), "The Sources and Consequences of Mobile Technostress in the Chinese Workplace", proceedings of 18th Pacific Asia Conference on Information Systems, Chengdu, China.
  • Chen, X.Y., Huang, Q., Davison, R.M. and Hua, Z.S. (2014), "The Moderating Effects of Contextual Factors on a Buyer's Trust in E-Commerce Platforms and Sellers", proceedings of 18th Pacific Asia Conference on Information Systems, Chengdu, China.
  • Ou, C.X.J., Leung, D.W.L. and Davison, R.M. (2011), "The Impact of Instant Messaging Tools on Knowledge Management and Team Performance", proceedings of IFIP WG 8.2 Working Conference, Turku, Finland.
  • Zhong , X.P., Huang, Q., Davison, R.M., Yang, X. and Chen, H.P. (12-14 April, 2011), "Empowering Teams through Social Network Ties, Organisational Learning", proceedings of Organisational Learning, Knowledge and Capabilities Conference, Hull, UK.
  • Huang, Q., Zhong, X.P., Davison, R.M. and Liu, H.F. (April 12-14, 2011), "Transactive Memory System Impact on Team Performance through Knowledge Quality and Perceived Knowledge Satisfaction", proceedings of Organisational Learning, Knowledge and Capabilities Conference, Hull, UK.
  • Davison, R.M. and Ou, C.X.J. (9-11 June 2011), "Investigating Transactive Memory Shaped By Knowledge Management Tools - Proposing a Longitudinal Study in China", proceedings of European Conference on Information Systems, Helsinki, Finland.
  • Ou, C.X.J., Davison, R.M., Liang, Y. and Zhong, X.P. (9-15 May 2010), "The Significance of Instant Messaging at Work", proceedings of The 5th International Conference on Internet and Web Applications and Services, Barcelona, Spain.
  • Ou, C.X.J., Davison, R.M., Zhong, X.P. and Liang, Y. (19-21 May 2010), "Can Instant Messaging Empower Teams at Work?", proceedings of 4th International Conference on Research Challenges in Information Science, Nice, France.
  • Ou, C.X.J. and Davison, R.M. (12-15 August 2010), "The Impact of Instant Messaging in the Workplace", proceedings of 16th Americas Conference on Information Systems, Lima, Peru.
  • Davison, R.M. and Ou, C.X.J. (August 12-15, 2010), "Knowledge Sharing Initiatives in a Chinese Professional Services Firm", proceedings of 16th Americas Conference on Information Systems, Lima, Peru.
  • Davison, R.M. and Martinsons, M.G. (August 12-15, 2010), "Inclusive or Exclusive? Methodological Practice and Policy for Organisationally and Socially Relevant IS Research", proceedings of 16th Americas Conference on Information Systems, Lima, Peru.
  • Yang, X. and Davison, R.M. (Dec 1-4, 2010), "Employee-Related Critical Success Factors for Utilization of Digitally-Enabled Supply Chain Management", proceedings of International Conference on e-Business, Shanghai, China.
  • Ou, C.X.J., Wong, W.P. and Davison, R.M. (December 12-15, 2010), "Beyond Institution-Based Trust: Building Effective Online Marketplaces with Social Mechanisms", proceedings of 31st International Conference on Information Systems, St Louis, USA.
  • Yang, X., Hu, D.N. and Davison, R.M. (December 12-15, 2010), "How Microblog Follower Networks Affect Open Source Software Project Success", proceedings of 31st International Conference on Information Systems, St Louis, USA.
  • Huang, Q.V., Davison, R.M. and Liu, H.F. (2009), "An Exploratory Study on Buyers’ Participation in Reputation Systems", proceedings of 13th Pacific Asia Conference on Information Systems, Hyderabad, India.
  • Davison, R.M., Ou, C.X.J., Li, Y. and Björkstén, J. (2009), "Eastwei: A Knowledge-Based Value Shop", proceedings of 13th Pacific Asia Conference on Information Systems, Hyderabad, India.
  • Huang, Q.V. and Davison, R.M. (2008), "Knowledge Sharing Barriers at the Individual Level in a Chinese Bank", proceedings of 12th Pacific Asia Conference on Information Systems, AIS, Suzhou, China.
  • 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", proceedings of 29th International Conference on Information Systems, Paris, France.
  • Davison, R.M., Ou, C.X.J., Li, Y., Martinsons, M.G. and Björkstén, J. (2008), "The Multimethodological Investigation of Knowledge Sharing Pracitices in Eastwei", proceedings of 29th International Conference on Information Systems, Paris, France.
  • Davison, R.M. and Ou, X.J.C. (August 27-28, 2007), "The B2B Knowledge Environment in China: Shifting from Tacit Understanding to Explicit Representation", proceedings of The 4th International Conference on Knowledge Management, Vienna.
  • Ou, C.X.J. and Davison, R.M. (July 6-9, 2007), "Knowledge Management Problems, Causes and Solutions: Junior Knowledge Workers' Perspectives", proceedings of 11th Pacific Asia Conference on Information Systems, Auckland.
  • Davison, R.M. and Ou, C.X.J. (July 6-9, 2007), "Sharing Knowledge in China: Experience in an SME", proceedings of 11th Pacific Asia Conference on Information Systems, Auckland.
  • Ou, C.X.J. and Davison, R.M. (2007), "IM in C2C Markets: A Translucent Technology to Enable Transactions", proceedings of 28th International Conference on Information Systems, Association for Information Systems, Montreal, Canada.
  • Davison, R.M., Huang, Q.V. and Martinsons, M.G. (2007), "Managing Knowledge in China: Action Research in a Small Enterprise", proceedings of APJM Special Issue Conference, Xian, China.
  • Davison, R.M., Vogel, D.R. and Lo, H.W.H. (July 6-9, 2006), "Low-Tech Virtuality: Evidence from SMEs in Hong Kong", proceedings of 10th Pacific Asia Conference in Information Systems, Kuala Lumpur, pp.112-119.
  • Huang, Q., Davison, R.M., Liu, H.F. and Gu, J.B. (July 6-9, 2006), "The Impact of Management Style on the Intention to Share Knowledge in China", proceedings of 10th Pacific Asia Conference in Information Systems, Kuala Lumpur, pp.83-90.
  • Evaristo, R., Pauleen, D.J., Davison, R.M., Ang, S., Kamel, S. and Klein, S. (10-14 December, 2005.), "Cultural Bias in IS Research and Practice: Are You Coming from the Same Place I Am?", proceedings of 26th International Conference on Information Systems, Las Vegas, USA.
  • Evaristo, R., Pauleen, D.J., Davison, Robert M, Ang, S., Kamel, S. and Alanis, M. (December 10-14, 2005), "Cultural Bias in Information Systems Research and Practice: Are You Coming from the Same Place I am?", proceedings of the 26th International Conference of Information Systems, Las Vegas, USA, pp. 951-953.
  • Davison, R.M., Harris, R.H. and Vogel, D.R. (July 7-10, 2005.), "E-Commerce for Community Based Tourism in Developing Countries", proceedings of the 9th Pacific Asia Conference on Information Systems (PACIS 2005), Bangkok, Thailand, pp. 1396-1403.
  • Davison, R.M., Harris, R.H., Licker, P.L. and Shoib, G. (July 7-10, 2005.), "Open Access E-Journals: Creating Sustainable Value in Developing Contries", proceedings of the 9th Pacific Asia Conference on Information Systems (PACIS 2005), Bangkok, Thailand, pp. 248-256.
  • Wong, A.C.P., Scarborough, H., Chau, P.Y.K. and Davison, R.M. (July 7-10, 2005), "Critical Failure Factors in ERP Implementation", proceedings of the 9th Pacific Asia Conference on Information Systems (PACIS 2005), Bangkok, Thailand.
  • Davison, R.M., Boswood, T.S. and Martinsons, M.G (August 6-11, 2004), "Metaphors to Communicate Strategic Change", proceedings of the 64th Academy of Management Conference, New Orleans, USA.
  • Hsu, W.Y.C., Davison, R.M. and Stares, S.R. (July 8-11, 2004), "Cultural Influences on Attitudes Towards Hong Kong’s Smart Identity Card", proceedings of the 8th Pacific-Asia Conference on Information Systems (PACIS2004), Shanghai, China, pp. 248-261., (in CD Rom).
  • Davison, R.M., Vogel, D.R., Harris, R.W., Gricar, J. and Sorrentino, M. (19-21 June, 2003), "Electronic Commerce on the New Silk Road: A Cornucopia of Research Opportunities", proceedings of the 11th European Conference on Information Systems, Naples, Italy.
  • Davison, R.M., Jordan, E., Hsu, C. and Avgerou, C. (June 15-17, 2003), "Professional Societies in Information Systems: A Force for Globalisation or Good?", proceedings of IFIP WG8.2 and WG9.4 Joint Working Conference: IS Perspectives and Challenges in the Context of Globalisation, Kluwer Academic Publishers, Athens, Greece, pp. 455-459.
  • Davison, R.M., Clarke, R., Kuo, B. and Langford, D. and Smith, H.J. (15-18 December, 2002), "Information Privacy in a Globally Networked Society: Implications for IS Research", proceedings of The 23rd International Conference on Information Systems, Barcelona, Spain, Vol. 12, No. 22, pp. 915-918.
  • Davison, R.M., Vogel, D.R. and Higa, K. (September 2-4, 2002), "E-Teams: Critical Success Factors", proceedings of the 6th Pacific Asia Conference on Information Systems (PACIS2002), Tokyo, Japan.
  • Kock, N.F., Davison, R.M., Figueiredo, A.D. and Rupino da Cunha, P. (June 19-21, 2002), "Can Action Research be Successfully Used in Information Systems Doctoral Research?", proceedings of Informing Science and IT Education Conference, Cork, Ireland, pp. 821-824.
  • Davison, R.M., Huis in 't Veld, M.A.A., Parker, C. and Paul, G. (June 17-19, 2002), "Virtual Teams: Creating Synergies Through Organisational Partnerships", proceedings of 15th Bled Electronic Commerce Conference, Bled, Slovenia, pp. 102-105.
  • Davison, R.M. (January 7-10), "Ethics and Research Methods", proceedings of the 35th Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences, Waikoloa, Hawaii, USA.
  • Vogel, D.R., Davison, R.M., Shroff, R.H. and Qureshi, S. (June 20-22, 2001), "Sociocultural Learning in Globally Distributed Teams: An Exploratory Study", proceedings of Informing Science 2001, Krakow, Poland.
  • Davison, R.M., Qureshi, S., Vreede, G.J. de, Vogel, D.R. and Jones, N. (January 3-6, 2001), "Exploratory Problem Solving in Organisations: The Synergy of GSS and Action Research", proceedings of 34th Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences, Wailea, Maui, USA.
  • Vogel, D.R., Davison, R.M., Shroff, R.H. and Qureshi, S. (January 3-6, 2001), "Methodological Issues in Assessing Sociocultural Learning", proceedings of the 34th Hawaii International Conference on <SPAN lang=EN-GB style="FONT-SIZE: 9pt; FONT-FAMILY: Arial; LETTER-SPACING: -0.1pt; mso-fareast-font-family: SimSun; mso-ansi-language: EN-GB; mso-fareast-language: ZH-CN; mso-bidi-language: AR-SA; mso-bidi-font-weight: bold; mso-bidi-font-style: italic">Information Systems</SPAN>, Wailea, Maui, USA.
  • Khalifa, M.K., Kwok, R.C.W. and Davison, R.M. (January 3-6, 2001), "GSS Facilitation Restrictiveness in Collaborative Learning", proceedings of the 34th Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences, Wailea, Maui, USA.
  • Kock, N.F., Davison, R.M., Clarke, R. and Loch, K.D. (December 10-13, 2000), "IS Research Ethics: Defining Ethical, Barely Ethical and Unethical Behavior", proceedings of 21st International Conference on Information Systems, Brisbane, Australia, pp. 720-723.
  • Dhillon, G.S. and Davison, R.M. (June 1-3), "Interpreting the Evolving Nature of Transactions in Cyberteaching", proceedings of the 4th Pacific Asia Conference on Information Systems, Hong Kong, China.
  • Davison, R.M., Dhillon, G.S., Kamel, S., Larsen, T.J., Loch, K.D., and Weiderman, M. (May 21-24, 2000), "Ethical Issues in CyberTeaching: A Panel", proceedings of the IRMA2000, Alaska, USA.
  • Davison, R.M. and Dhillon, G.S. (September 16-17), "CyberCourses at City University of Hong Kong", proceedings of the CITA99 The Conference on Information Technology in Asia: Information Equality in the Next Millennium (IFIP 9.4) Kuching, pp. 93-99.
  • Dhillon, G.S. and Davison, R.M. (June 19-24, 1999), "Learning in a WWW Based Teaching Environment: Reconsidering Ethical Principles and Legal Issues", proceedings of the ED-MEDIA 99, Seattle, USA.
  • Harris, R.W., Davison, R.M., de Vreede, G.J. and Vogel, D.R. (January 5-8), "Cultivating a Research Discipline for IT in Developing Countries (ITDC): A Forum to Close the Mini-Track on IT In Developing Countries", proceedings of the 32nd Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences, Wailea, Hawaii, USA.
  • Ou, C.X.J., Davison, R.M. and Cheng, N.C.K. (June 8-11, 2011), "Why are Social Networking Applications Successful? An Empirical Study of Twitter", proceedings of 15th PACIS Conference, Brisbane, Australia.
  • Ou, C.X.J., Poon, W.S, Pavlou, P.A. and Davison, R.M. (4-7 December, 2011), "Nurturing Sales Entrepreneurship in Consumer-to-Consumer Marketplaces", proceedings of 32nd ICIS Conference, Shanghai, China.
  • Huang, Q. and Davison, R.M. (4-7 December 2011), "The Impact of Different Types of Satisfaction on C2C Platform Loyalty", proceedings of 32nd ICIS Conference, Shanghai, China.
  • Bi, R., Davison, R.M., Kam, B. and Smyrnios, K. (13-16 July, 2012), "Developing Organizational Agility through IT and Supply Chain Capability", proceedings of 16th PACIS, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam.
  • Yang, X., Liu, L.B. and Davison, R.M. (8-11 August 2012), "Reputation Management in Social Commerce Communities", proceedings of 18th AMCIS, Seattle, USA.
  • Mirkovski, K., Davison, R.M. and Schneider, C. (8-11 August 2012), "Emergence and Development of Inter-Organizational Relationships in International Supply Chains: The Macedonian Winery Case", proceedings of 18th AMCIS, Seattle, USA.
  • Davison, R.M. and Ou, C.X.J. (5-8 June 2013), "Sharing Knowledge in Technology Deficient Environments: Individual Workarounds Amid Corporate Restrictions", proceedings of 21st ECIS, Utrecht, Netherlands.
  • Mirkovski, K. and Davison, R.M. (19-22 June, 2013), "The Emergence and Development of Inter-Organizational Relationships in the Wine Industry: Moderating Roles of Trust and Distrust in ICT Use", proceedings of 17th PACIS, Jeju, South Korea.
  • Bi, R., Davison, R.M. and Smyrnios, K. (19-22 June, 2013), "Effect of IT Complementary Resources on Fast Growth Small-to-Medium Enterprise Performance: A Resource-based View", proceedings of 17th PACIS, Jeju, South Korea.
  • Cai, Z., Huang, Q., Liu, H.F., Davison, R.M. and Liang, L. (19-22 June, 2013), "vDeveloping Organizational Agility through IT Capability and KM Capability: The Moderating Effects of Organizational Climate", proceedings of 17th PACIS, Jeju, South Korea.
Presented Research Seminar Paper
  • Davison, R.M. (December 7th, 2005), "Reflections on the TEA Process", presented at Presentation given as part of a Workshop on Developing Reflective Professional Practice at the City University of Hong Kong.
Working Papers
  • Martinsons, M.G. and Davison, R.M. (2000), "Cultural Considerations in Business Process Change", Working Paper 00/04 Department of Information Systems, City University of Hong Kong.
Editorials for Journal Articles / Papers
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 Research, Springer, 97-111, Willcocks, L.P., Sauer, C. and Lacity, M.C. (Eds).
  • Martinsons, M.G. and Davison, R.M. (2010), "Globalization and Information Management Strategy", The Handbook of Technology Management, Wiley, Ed: Bidgoli.
  • 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, 165-183.
  • 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, USA, 8.
  • Davison, R.M., Kam, C.S.P., Li, M.Y., Li, Y. and Ou, C.X.J. (2008), "Web-Based Surveys in China", International Perspectives in Advancing Information Management: Global Adaptations, IGI, 164-184, in: Hunter, G. and Tan, F. (Eds.).
  • Davison, R.M. and Martinsons, M.G. (2008), "Empowerment or Enslavement: A Case of Process Based Organisational Change in Hong Kong", Major Currents in Information Systems, Sage, London, 5, 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. (2007), "Group Support Systems in Hong Kong: An Action Research Project", in: Galliers, R.D., Markus, M.L. and Newell, S., Exploring Information Systems Research: Readings and Reflections, Routledge: London, Chapter 2, 33-46.
  • Davison, R.M., Harris, R.W., Qureshi, S., Vogel, D.R. and Vreede, G.H. de (2005), Information Systems in Developing Countries: Theory and Practice, City University of Hong Kong Press, 289 pages.
  • Davison, R.M. (2005), "Ethical Issues", (Chapter 8) in Avison, D.E. and Pries-Heje, J. (Eds.), Research in Information Systems: A Handbook for Research Supervisors and their Students, Butterworth Heinemann, pp. 143-152.
  • Davison, R.M. (2001), "Information Technology for Management: Transforming Business in the Digital Economy", Impacts of IT on Organizations, Individuals and Society, Appendix 1.1 and Chapter 16, pp. 41-44.
  • Davison, R.M. (2001), "GroupSystems Application Story: Enhancing Police Training", Decision Support Systems and Intelligent Systems, 6th ed (Turban, E. and Aronson, J.), Prentice Hall: Englewood Cliffs., Chapter 1, Box 1.7, pp. 16.
  • Davison, R.M (2001), "Contributing author to Information Technology for Management: Transforming Business in the Digital Economy", pp.41-44, (Turban, McLean and Wetherbe: Wiley) Appendix 1.1 (Ethics in Information Technology Management) Chapter 16 (Impacts of IT on Organizations, Individuals and Society).
Other
  • Davison, R.M. (November 7, 2006), "Strategic Decision Making and Support Systems: Comparing American, Japanese and Chinese Management", Seminar presented at Tsinghua University, China.
  • Davison, R.M. (November 6, 2006), "Survey Research Design", Seminar presented at the Guanghua School of Management, Peking University, China.
  • Davison, R.M. (August 11-16, 2006), International Paper Development Workshop, Professional Development Workshop organised at the 66th Academy of Management Conference, Atlanta, GA.
  • Davison, R.M. (August 11-16, 2006), "International Networking and Research Opportunities", Professional Development Workshop organised at the 66th Academy of Management Conference, Atlanta, GA.
  • Davison, R.M. (February 17, 2006), "Publishing in Information Systems", Workshop presented at the Guanghua School of Management, Peking University, China.
  • Martinsons, M.G. and Davison, R.M. (November 1st, 2005), "Information Ethics", Seminar given in the Faculty of Business, City University of Hong Kong.
  • Davison, R.M. (October 14th, 2005), "Principles of Canonical Action Research", Seminar given at the Guanghua School of Management, Peking University, China.
  • Davison, R.M. (October 12th, 2005), "The Ethical Values of IT Professionals: Evidence from Hong Kong and China + Web Surveys in the Chinese Context", Seminar given at Renmin University, China.
  • Davison, R.M. (August 16th, 2005), "Principles of Canonical Action Research", Seminar given at Washington State University, WA, USA.
  • Davison, R.M. (June 20th, 2005), "From Government to eGovernment: A Transition Model", Seminar given at the University of Macau.
  • Davison, R.M. (June 20th, 2005), "From Government to eGovernment: A Transition Model", Seminar given at the United Nations University – International Institute of Software Technology, Macau.
  • Davison, R.M. (April 8th, 2005), "Principles of Canonical Action Research", Seminar given at the IMARC, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore.
  • Davison, R.M. (April 4th, 2005), "From Government to eGovernment: A Transition Model", Seminar given at the IMARC, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore.
  • Bolloju, N. and Davison, R.M (2003), "Learning through Asynchronous Discussions", eLearn Magazine (http://www.elearnmag.org/subpage/sub_page.cfm?section=4&list_item=12&page=1).
  • Davison, R.M. "Information Systems Journal - Editor in Chief 2012-".
  • Davison, R.M. "Information Technology & People - Co-Editor in Chief 2010-2016".
  • Davison, R.M. "Electronic Journal of Information Systems in Developing Countries - Editor in Chief".
  • Davison, R.M. "MIS Quarterly - Associate Editor", 2007-2011.