Professor Yogesh K. Dwivedi

School of Management
Haldane Building
Swansea University
Singleton Park
Swansea, SA2 8PP, Wales, UK
TEL (Office): +44 (0) 1792 602340
FAX (Office): +44 (0) 1792 295626


Yogesh K. Dwivedi is a Professor in the School of Management at Swansea University, UK. Professor Dwivedi’s research interests are in the area of Information Systems (IS) and Electronic Business including the adoption and diffusion of emerging ICTs (e.g. broadband, RFID, e-commerce, e-business, e-government, e-health, e-learning, m-commerce, m-business, m-payments, m-government); an interest in analysis of usage trends of IS theories and research approaches; and understanding the evolution of IS, e-government and e-commerce research. His work on these topics has been published in a range of leading academic journals including: Communications of the ACM, European Journal of Information Systems, Government Information Quarterly, Information Systems Journal, Information Systems Frontiers, International Journal of Information Management, International Journal of Production Research, Journal of Information Technology, Journal of the Operational Research Society, and Scientometrics. He has presented his research at key international conferences in Asia, Australasia, Europe and North America. He has co-edited more than ten books on technology adoption, e-government and IS theory and had them published by international publishers such as Springer, Routledge, and Emerald. He acted as co-editor of fourteen special issues in international journals; organised tracks, mini-tracks and panels in leading conferences; and served as programme co-chair of IFIP WG 8.6 Conference at the prestigious IIM Bangalore, India in 2013. He is secretary of IFIP 8.6 International Working Group; a member of the AIM Scholar Pool; life member of IFIP 8 WG 8.5, 8.6 and Global Institute of Flexible Systems Management, New Delhi; and an annual member of the Association of Information Systems. Yogesh holds relevant industry certifications: PRINCE2 at Practitioner Level and ITIL at Foundation Level. He developed, taught and assessed undergraduate (e.g. Business IS, e-commerce, IS Management & Planning, Systems Analysis, Contemporary Issues in IS) and postgraduate (e.g. e-business, Managing Processes) modules to groups of different sizes. He has acted as Director of PGR students and has examined many doctoral theses from universities in Australia, India and UK. He is involved in the supervision of PhD candidates undertaking research on e-government, e-commerce and IS/IT adoption and diffusion. Potential doctoral candidates with self-funding and quality research proposals are welcomed to discuss supervision opportunities.