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Information system experts : definition, identification, and application

Dey, Sharmistha & Sedera, Darshana (2011) Information system experts : definition, identification, and application. In Tuunainen, Virpi Kristiina (Ed.) Proceedings of the 19th European Conference on Information Systems – ICT and Sustainable Service Development, AIS Electronic Library (AISeL), Aalto University School of Economics, Helsinki, pp. 1-11.

Abstract

Experts’ views and commentary have been highly respected in every discipline. However, unlike traditional disciplines like medicine, mathematics and engineering, Information System (IS) expertise is difficult to define. Despite seeking expert advice and views is common in the areas of IS project management, system implementations and evaluations. This research-in-progress paper attempts to understand the characteristics of IS-expert through a comprehensive literature review of analogous disciplines and then derives a formative research model with three main constructs. A validated construct of expertise of IS will have a wide range of implications for research and practice.

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ID Code: 50138
Item Type: Conference Paper
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Keywords: Expert, Novice, Intermediate, System evaluation, Knowledge, Experience
Subjects: Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > INFORMATION AND COMPUTING SCIENCES (080000) > INFORMATION SYSTEMS (080600)
Divisions: Current > Schools > School of Information Systems
Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Science & Engineering Faculty
Copyright Owner: Copyright 2011 [please consult the author]
Deposited On: 08 May 2012 13:10
Last Modified: 13 Jun 2013 00:46

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