Exploring characteristics of expertise in information systems
Dey, Sharmistha (2012) Exploring characteristics of expertise in information systems. In Duong, Duc A., Myers, Michael D., & Dong, Thuy B.T. (Eds.) Proceedings of The 16th Pacific Asia Conference on Information Systems 2012 (PACIS 2012), Caravelle Hotel, Ho Chi Minh City.
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. This 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. Further, this research validates the formative model to identify the characteristics of expertise using data gathered from 220 respondents using a contemporary Information System. Finally this research demonstrates how individuals with different levels of expertise differ in their views in relation to system evaluations.
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|Item Type:||Conference Paper|
|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 2012 [please consult the author]|
|Deposited On:||24 Jul 2012 11:02|
|Last Modified:||25 Jul 2012 13:37|
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