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Researcher: Pollard, C (Associate Professor Carol Pollard)

Fields of Research

Information retrieval and web search
Inter-organisational, extra-organisational and global information systems
Innovation management
Information security management
Business systems in context
Information systems philosophy, research methods and theory
Decision support and group support systems
Information systems organisation and management

Research Objectives

Other information and communication services
Library and archival services
Health education and promotion
Technological and organisational innovation
Other health
Management and productivity
Employment patterns and change
Information systems, technologies and services
Industry policy
Mobile technologies and communications

Career Best Publications

A comparative analysis of critical issues facing Canadian information systems personnel: a national and global perspective; Information and Management
E-service adoption and use in small farms in Australia: Lessons learned from a Government-Sponsored programme; Journal of Global Information Technology Management
Exploring continued and discontinued use of IT: A case study of OptionFinder, a group support system; Group Decision and Negotiation
Identification of comment authorship in anonymous Group support Systems; Journal of Management Information Systems

Research Publications

A comparative analysis of critical issues facing Canadian information systems personnel: a national and global perspective; Information and Management
Assessing business managers IT competence in SME's in regional Australia: Preliminary evidence from a new IT competence instrument; PACIS
Attempting to Define IT Governance: Wisdom or Folly?; HICSS: Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences
Decision Support Systems; Health Informatics A Socio-Technical Perspective
E-service adoption and use in small farms in Australia: Lessons learned from a Government-Sponsored programme; Journal of Global Information Technology Management
Electronic Health Records (EHR): Developing a New 'Healthcare Information Needs' Model from Multiple Stakeholders' Perspectives; Managing New Wave Information Systems: Enterprise, Government and Society
Evaluation of E Service use in SMEs in Australian Agriculture Sector; GITM
Exploring continued and discontinued use of IT: A case study of OptionFinder, a group support system; Group Decision and Negotiation
Health Information Systems; Health Informatics A Socio-Technical Perspective
Identification of comment authorship in anonymous Group support Systems; Journal of Management Information Systems
Iner-organisational trust in B2B E Commerce in Australia; PACIS
Rethinking CRM for use in the public sector; Global Information Technology Management World Conference
Trends in time spent in meetings and the extent of GSS use in organisations: Report on a longitudinal Empirical Study; GDN 2002
Trust in Online Auctions: an exploratory study of the link between reputation and exchange relationships of eBay traders; Enabling Organisations and Society through Information Systems
User Satisfaction and Trust in Virtual Teams: A Preliminary Investigation; Bringing Diversity at Work

Research Projects

Research Candidate Supervision

Adoption & diffusion of Info Tech in Healthcare Orgs in Australia
An investigation into cyber-crime activity in the early 21st century and the various factors that cause it
Assessing Software Engineering practice in Australia
Investigating the Role and Impact of an Information System in Accrediting and Delivering Breast-screening Services in Tasmania- A Nexus Between Accreditation and Practice
IT Governance- In Theory and Practice
RFID in Perishable Foods Transportation- An Analysis of the Adoption of Time-Temperature Monitoring Technology for the Transport of Perishable Foods
The Impact of Culture on ERP Implementation- SAP in China
The impact of IT/IS investment on the economic performance (growth) in Australian enterprises
Venture capital in regional Australia & the role of IT