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Dr. Marten Risius

Assistant Professor

Clemson University, South Carolina, USA

College of Business, Department of Management

https://www.clemson.edu/business

E-Mail: marten [at] martenrisius.de

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About

Marten Risius is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Management at Clemson University. He graduated in psychology summa cum laude from the University of Osnabrueck, Germany and was the first psychologist to graduate from the House of Finance at the Goethe University Frankfurt, where he received his PhD in Information Systems summa cum laude. Afterwards, he worked as postdoctorate at the University of Mannheim, Germany, where he managed the research alliance "ForDigital" between the University of Mannheim and the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT) prior to joining Clemson.

His dissertation thesis was recognized as the best publication in the entire field of Business Administration from a young researcher in Germany, Austria and Switzerland by the VHB (German Academic Association for Business Research), received the TARGION award for the best practice-oriented research on strategic information management, was honored as the best dissertation from the Frankfurt Chamber of Commcerce, and was a finalist for the Schmalenbach-Award.

His research interests are in the areas of blockchain and social media. Regarding the first, he focuses on ICOs, cryptocurrencies, and complementor strategies. Regarding the latter, he investigates social media management and social media analytics with a focus on enterprise social media and solving societal issues of social media (e.g., echo-chambers, fake news). He applies data sciences in form of econometrics and machine learning. His articles have been published in several conference proceedings and journals such as Journal of Strategic Information Systems (JSIS), Journal of Information Technology (JIT), Information & Management (I&M), Business & Information Systems Engineering (BISE), the International Conference of Information Systems, the European Conference on Information Systems, the Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences, the Americas Conference on Information Systems, and Pacific-Asian Conference of Information Systems.

He serves as Associate Editor at the International Conferences on Information Systems (ICIS), as Session Chair at the Pacific Asian Conference of Information Systems, and as reviewer for various international journals and conferences. In his free time he serves as member of the young jury for the DVPT Start-Up Future Award. He also supervises Clemson's AIS Student Chapter.

Journals

Risius, M.; Spohrer, K.

A Blockchain Research Framework - What We (Don't) Know, Where We Go From Here, and How We Will Get There

In: Business & Information Systems Engineering (BISE), 2018, 59 (6), pp. 385-409

Hyvärinen, H.; Risius, M.; Friis, G.

A Blockchain-Based Approach Towards Overcoming Financial Fraud in Public Sector Services

In: Business & Information Systems Engineering (BISE), 2018, 59 (6), pp. 441-456

Glaser, F.; Risius, M.

Effects of Transparency. Analyzing Social Biases on Trader Performance in Social Trading

In: Journal of Information Technology (JIT), 2018, 33 (1), pp. 19-30

Benthaus, J.; Risius, M.; Beck, R.

Social Media Management Strategies for Organizational Impression Management and their Effect on Public Perception

In: Journal of Strategic Information Systems (JSIS), 2016, 25 (2), 2016, pp. 127-139

Risius, M.; Beck, R.

Effectiveness of Corporate Social Media Activities in Increasing Relational Outcomes

In: Information & Management (I&M), 2015, 52 (7), pp. 824-839


Conference Proceedings

Chanson, M.; Gjoen, J.; Risius, M.; Wortmann, F.

Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs): The role of Social Media for Organizational Legitimacy and Underpricing

In: 39th International Conference of Information Systems (ICIS 2018); San Francisco, USA

Risius, M.; Aydingül, O.

Facebook User Segmentation to Enable Targeted Social Advertisement

In: 39th International Conference on Information Systems (ICIS 2018); San Francisco, USA

Heavey, C; Kyprianou, C.; Zeki, S.; Risius, M.

Strategic Leadership in the Digital Age: A Multi-Disciplinary Review, Framework, and Research Agenda

In: 38th Strategic Management Society Conference (SMS 2018); Paris, France; nominated for the Best Conference Paper Award

Janze, C.; Risius, M.

Automatic Detection of Fake News on Social Media Platforms

In: Proceedings of the 21st Pacific Asia Conference on Information Systems (PACIS 2017); Langkawi, Malaysia

Winner of the Best Conference Paper Award

Risius, M.; Benthaus, J.; Akolk, F.

Is it Worth it? Dismantling the Process of Social Media Related Sales Performance

In: Proceedings of the 24th European Conference on Information Systems (ECIS 2016); Istanbul, Turkey

Risius, M.; Akolk, F.

Differentiated Sentiment Analysis of Corporate Social Media Accounts

In: Proceedings of the 21st American Conference on Information Systems (AMCIS 2015); Fajardo, Puerto Rico

Risius, M.; Akolk, F.; Beck, R.

Differential Emotions and the Stock Market. The Case of Company-Specific Trading.

In: Proceedings of the 23rd European Conference on Information Systems (ECIS 2015); Muenster, Germany

Risius, M.

Is it Really About Facts? The Positive Side of Meforming for Turning Self-Disclosure into Social Capital in Enterprise Social Media

In: Proceedings of the 22nd European Conference on Information Systems (ECIS 2014); Tel Aviv, Israel

Dernbecher, S.; Risius, M.; Beck, R.

Bridging The Gap - Organizational Mindfulness and Mindful Organizing in Mobile Work Environments

In: Proceedings of the 22nd European Conference on Information Systems (ECIS 2014); Tel Aviv, Israel

Risius, M.; Beck, R.

You Reap What You Sow? How Knowledge Exchange Effectiveness is Affected by Different Types of Communication in Enterprise Social Media

In: Proceedings of the 47th Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences (HICSS 2014); nominated for the Best Paper Award; Big Island, Hawaii, USA


Miscellaneous

Wenxi, P.; Risius, M.; Sun, H.; Thatcher, J.

Multiple Identity Activation: An Attention Draining State that Reduces Stress

In: Digitization of the Individual Workshop at 39th International Conference on Information Systems (ICIS DOTI 2018); San Francisco, USA

French, M.; Shim, J.P.; Parsons, J.; Risius, M.; Bordnick, P. S.; Holtman, D.

Virtual Reality and Blockchain Technology in the Era of 5G

In: Panel at the 24th Americas Conference on Information Systems (2018); New Orleans, USA

Chanson, M.; Risius, M.; Wortmann, F.

Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs): An Introduction to the Novel Funding Mechanism Based on Blockchain Technology

In: 24th Americas Conference on Information Systems (2018); New Orleans, USA

Risius, M.; Spohrer, K. (2017)

Understanding the Blockchain Platform Choice of Complementors – How Do Blockchain Platforms Afford Business Models?

In: JAIS Paper Development Workshop at the 38th International Conference on Information Systems (ICIS 2017); Seoul, South Korea

Glaser, F.; Risius, M.

The Side Effects of Scrutinising Traders in Social Trading Platforms

In: LSE Business Review (2017)

Risius, M.; Benthaus, J.; Akolk, F.

Increasing Sales Performance through Social Media Activities

In: EFL Quarterly 4/2016; Frankfurt am Main, Germany

Risius, M.; Akolk, F.; Beck, R.

Mit Social-Media-Stimmungen Börsenkursbewegungen vorhersagen

Wirtschaftsinformatik & Management (WuM), 3/2016

Risius, M.; Beck, R.

Improving the Corporate Public Perception through Social Media

In: EFL Quarterly 1/2016; Frankfurt am Main

Risius, M.; Akolk, F.; Beck, R.

Analyzing the Relationship between Differentiated Online Sentiment and Company-Specific Stock Prices

In: EFL Quarterly 3/2015; Frankfurt am Main

Dernbecher, S.; Risius, M.; Beck, R.

Improving Job Performance in Mobile Work Environments through Mindful Organizing

In: EFL Quarterly 4/2014; Frankfurt am Main

Risius, M.

Building Social Capital via Microblogging in the Financial Services Industry

In: EFL Quarterly 2/2014; Frankfurt am Main

Risius, M.; Beck, R.

You Reap What You Sow! Differences in Knowledge Exchange Effectiveness Between Communication Types

In: EFL Quarterly 1/2014; Frankfurt am Main


Books and Chapters

Risius, M.

Social Media Management - Advancing Social Media Analytics and Engagement

In: Dissertation Thesis 2016; Frankfurt am Main

Risius, M.; Pape, T.

Developing and Evaluating a Readability Measure for Microblogging Communication

In: WEB 2015: E-Life: Web-Enabled Convergence of Commerce, Work, and Social Life; 2015; pp. 217-221