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Researcher: Ridley, GJ (Dr Gail Ridley)

Fields of Research

Information Systems
Auditing and Accountability
Information Systems Management
Accounting, Auditing and Accountability
Information Systems Theory
Innovation and Technology Management
Information and Computing Sciences
Financial Accounting
Accounting Theory and Standards
Health Information Systems (incl. Surveillance)
Information Systems Organisation
Public Policy
Health and Community Services
Curriculum and Pedagogy
Business Information Management (incl. Records, Knowledge and Information Management, and Intelligence)
Software Engineering
Human Resources Management
Business and Management
Nutrition and Dietetics
Organisational Planning and Management
Data Format
International Accounting
Interorganisational Information Systems and Web Services
Information Systems Development Methodologies

Research Objectives

Education and Training Systems
Information and Communication Services
Expanding Knowledge in the Information and Computing Sciences
Management and Productivity
National Security
Productivity (excl. Public Sector)
Technological and Organisational Innovation
Management
Expanding Knowledge in Philosophy and Religious Studies
Expanding Knowledge in Commerce, Management, Tourism and Services
Information Processing Services (incl. Data Entry and Capture)
Public Sector Productivity
Wood Sawing and Veneer
Economic Framework
Specific Population Health (excl. Indigenous Health)
Work and Institutional Development
Government and Politics
Library and Archival Services
Wood, Wood Products and Paper
Expanding Knowledge in the Physical Sciences
Health Related to Ageing
Measurement Standards and Calibration Services
Command, Control and Communications
Public Services Policy Advice and Analysis
Child Health
Health Education and Promotion
Rural Health
Preventive Medicine

Career Best Publications

Attempting to Define IT Governance: Wisdom or Folly?; HICSS: Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences
COBIT and its Utilization: A framework from the literature; Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences
Information Systems Research in Australia,1980-1996
IT Control in the Australian Public Sector: An international comparison; European Conference on Information Systems
National Security as a Corporate Social Responsibility: Critical Infrastructure Resilience; Journal of Business Ethics
Theoretical approaches to gender and IT: examining some Australian evidence; Information Systems Journal

Research Publications

A preliminary evaluation of online access centres: Promoting micro E Business activity in small isolated communities; The Electronic Journal of Information Systems in Developing Countries (EJISDC)
Accounting For Time in IS Research Design: An Empirical Analysis, 1980-1996; Americas Conference on Information Systems
Addressing Mandatory Requirements of International Standards
An analysis of accounting exam answers: an inductive case study of response characteristics; Innovation in Accounting and Corporate Governance Education Conference
An emerging Australian ICT governance standard: A comparative case study; 10th European Conference on Information Technology Evaluation
Attempting to Define IT Governance: Wisdom or Folly?; HICSS: Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences
Australian is Publications: A Profile of Institutions, Authors and Collaboration, 1990-1996; ACIS'97
Awareness of IT Control Frameworks in an Australian State Government: A qualitative case study; HICSS: Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences
Characterising academic information systems in Australia: developing and evaluating a theoretical framework; The Information Systems Academic Discipline
Characterising Information Systems in Australia: A Theoretical Framework; Australasian Journal of Information Systems
COBIT and its Utilization: A framework from the literature; Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences
Corporate and financial services review
Epistemologies in Use in Information Systems Research: Divergence or Change?; Association for Information Systems Americal Conference on Information Systems
Epstemologies for Information Systems Research: A Study of Change; Proceedings of Ninth Australasian Conference on Information Systems
Establishing Australian is Research Traditions: Identifying Appropriate Quality Publication Outlets and the Significance of Conference Publications; Australasian Conference on Information Systems
Examining the role of IS audit in the public sector; 15th Pacific Asia Conference on Information Systems (PACIS)
Explaining the information systems auditor role in the public sector financial audit; International Journal of Accounting Information Systems
Financial Information Systems Audit Practice: Implications of International Auditing and Accounting Standards; Computing Handbook Third Edition Information Systems and Information Technology
Focusing Information Systems Post-Graduate Research Projects; Australian Journal of Information Systems
Information Systems Research in Australia,1980-1996
Internet financial report accessibility: a New Zealand study; Auckland Region Accounting (ARA) Conference 2007
IT Control in the Australian Public Sector: An international comparison; European Conference on Information Systems
IT Governance Disclosure of Web100 Companies; Proceedings of the 11th European Conference on Information Technology Evaluation
Leonie Warne Prize for 2012
Mapping information security standards: a counter-terrorism example; European Conference on Information Systems
Modelling Factors Influencing the Research Productivity of Accounting Academics; International Colloquium on Business and Management in conjunction with the International Conference on Business and Management Education
Modelling how the healthcare user acquires health information: Tasmanian case studies; International Journal of Healthcare Technology Management
National Security as a Corporate Social Responsibility: Critical Infrastructure Resilience; Journal of Business Ethics
Outcomes of International eHealth Implementations in Aged Care; National Aged Care Informatics Conference
Research Productivity of Accounting Academics in Challenging Times: A meta-analysis; International Colloquium on Business and Management in conjunction with the International Conference on Business and Management Education
Research productivity of accounting academics in changing and challenging times; Journal of Accounting and Organizational Change
Resilience and National Security: A scholarly review and opportunities for research; Handbook of Intelligence and Security
Studies to evaluate COBIT's contribution to organisations: Opportunities from the literature, 2003 - 2006; Australian Accounting Review
Submission. Corporate and Financial Services Regulation Review
Tailoring COBIT for Public Sector IT Audit: An Australian Case Study; Information Technology Governance and Service Management
The Australian Information Systems Research Community: An Analysis of Mainstream Publication Outlets; Australian Journal of Information Systems
The Information Systems Academic Discipline in Australia; ANU E Press
The information systems academic discipline in Australian universities: a meta-analysis; The Information Systems Academic Discipline
The information systems discipline in Tasmania; The Information Systems Academic Discipline
The Potential for Adoption of Electronic Commerce in the Tasmanian Timber Industry; 10th Australasian Conference on Information Systems (ACIS)
The Potential Impact of Electronic Procurement on Tasmanian Small to Medium Sized Enterprises; CollECTeR 99 (Collaborative Electronic Commerce Technology and Research)
The Potential of Electronic Commerce for The Tasmanian Timber Veneer Industry; PACIS 2000
The State of Information Systems in Australian Universities - Tasmanian Report; Australasian Journal of Information Systems
Theoretical approaches to gender and IT: examining some Australian evidence; Information Systems Journal
Towards an abbreviated CobiT framework for use in an Australian State Public Sector; ACIS
Towards evaluating health information portals: a Tasmanian E-health case study; International Journal of Electronic Healthcare

Research Projects

Australian Government Information and Communications Technology Security: A Framework for Resilience of Critical Infrastructure; Dept of Prime Minister & Cabinet (DPMC)
Information Technology (IT) Audit Methodologies in the Australian Public Sector: Addressing Mandatory Requirements of International Standards; Australian Research Council (ARC)
Leveraging Systems Security Compliance for Counter-Terrorism from Commercial Imperatives; Dept of Prime Minister & Cabinet (DPMC)
Promoting Nutrition Via the Web: A Framework for Asking Rural Communities What They Want; University of Tasmania (UTAS)

Research Candidate Supervision

An investigation into cyber-crime activity in the early 21st century and the various factors that cause it
Information Technology governance and audit
IT Governance- In Theory and Practice
Role of the Boards and Senior Management within Formal, Technical and Informal Components- IS/IT Security Governance in the Malaysian Publicly Listed Companies
The impact of IT/IS investment on the economic performance (growth) in Australian enterprises