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My editorial work, professional activities, and service to the community are listed here.


Associate Editor – Communications of the Association of Information Systems (CAIS) (2011-present)

Area Editor - Clinical Systems & Informatics: Health Systems (2011-present)

Senior Editor: Information Systems Management (ISM) Journal (2009-present)

Editorial Board: International Journal of Organisational Design and Engineering (IJODE) (2009- present)

Guest Co-Editor - Special Issue on Healthcare: International Journal of Organisational Design and Engineering (IJODE) (2011)

Editorial Board: International Journal of RF Technologies: Research and Applications (IJRFT) (2007- 2010)

Associate Editor: Journal of the Association of Information Systems (JAIS) Special Issue on Health Care IT: Process, People and Patients (2012) V12 Issue 2

Ad hoc Associate Editor (for Supervisor of Healthcare): Communications of the Association of Information Systems (CAIS) (2009-present)

Reviewer: Knowledge Management Research & Practice (2005 – present), Journal of Digital Imaging (2006 – present)

Ad-hoc Reviewing

Guest Editor: IJODE Special Issue on Health (due end of 2011)

Journals: IEEE Transactions on Engineering Management, Journal of Engineering and Technology Management, Journal of Enterprise Information Management, American Journal of Alzheimer's Disease and Other Dementias, Information Systems Management, Communications of the Association of Information Systems; Information Systems Frontier Special Issue on Knowledge Discovery and Management in Biomedical Information Systems, Public Administration Review

Conferences: Creating Conditions for Effective Virtual Teams Conference, 2004 International Research Conference on Innovations in Information Technology, AMCIS 2006, ICIS 2008 Breakthrough Ideas Track; AOM OCIS 2009, AMCIS 2009 Healthcare Tracks; HICSS 43 (various  tracks), ECIS 2010, ICIS 2010 Research Methods, HICSS 44 IT Adoption and Evaluation in Healthcare, AOM OCIS 2010, AOM OCIS & HCM 2011, 2011 IEEE International Technology Management Conference, HICSS 45, .


Coach/Advisor - USC 2011 Marshall International Case Competition

Committee - 2nd Annual Undergraduate Conference in Information Systems, Carnegie Mellon University Qatar

Judge - American University of Beirut First Annual Case Competition - May 2010

Coach/Advisor - AUB entry for international undergraduate case competition (CaseIT) 2010 Competition

Team qualified on December 14, 2009
for CaseIT 2010 - first from the Middle East competing against the best universities in Europe and Asia (Other parts of world Division).  My students competed in Vancouver, March 31-April 3, against 15 other schools.  Unfortunately they drew the defending champion and former defending champion in their preliminary round.


Comments submitted to Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) on a planned e-prescribing study: ‘‘Health IT Community Tracking Study 2009" (see pdf from Federal Register)


ICIS 2011 - Health Care Track - Associate Editor

AMCIS 2011 - Mini-Track Co-chair "Organizational Design and Engineering in Healthcare IT"

ECIS 2011 - Accounting Information System & ERP Track - Associate Editor

International Workshop on Organizational Design and Engineering
IWODE11 - Program Committee

International Workshop on Organizational Design and Engineering
IWODE10 - Program Committee

OSB-OCIS Research Paper Development Workshop - Organizing Committee

European Conference on Information Systems ECIS 2010 - Associate Editor for Healthcare

Mediterranean Conference on Information Systems MCIS 2009 - Program Committee

Pre-AMCIS 2009 SIGHealth Review Workshop - Table Leader

Professional Associations

Memberships in Academy of Management, Association for Information Systems, Association of Computing Machinery

Academy of Management



Association for Information Systems

AIS SIGHealth (see our AIS introduction)

    Nominating Committee (2007-2008)

    Website Content Manager (2008-2009)

    Special Issue Proposals written:

        Multi-Method Research in Healthcare

        Sociomateriality in Healthcare IT

AIS SIGRM - Research Methods

AIS SIGPrag - Pragmatism in IS Research

Institutional Service

  • "Moving from Paper to an Online Case Question Exam – Lessons Learned from INFO 200 Midterm", Academic Computing Center - Center for Teaching and Learning Inaugural Brown Bag Workshop, January 2010 [invited] (AUB website news note) (Lebanon Daily Star article)
  • The Role of Moodle in Teaching INFO 200 at Higher Cognitive Levels of Learning”, 7th AUB Faculty Seminar on Teaching and Learning with Technology, 2009 [invited]
  • Kolbe Assessment Study for Vice President of Human Resources - Spring 2007
  • Process Mapping Workshop, AUBMC Continuing Education, December 2006

  • AUB Committees: Graduate Studies Committee, EMBA Sub-Committee