Editor-in-Chief: Jan Recker, The University of Cologne

Communications of the Association for Information Systems

The primary role of a professional society is to facilitate communication among its members. Communications of the Association for Information Systems carries out this role by publishing articles on a wide range of subjects of interest to the membership, including but not limited to research results, debates, panel discussions, and other topics of interest to the global community.

Current Volume: Volume 42 (2018)



Systematic Review of Gamification Research in IS Education: A Multi-method Approach
Babajide Osatuyi, Temidayo Osatuyi, and Ramiro de la Rosa


Social Media for Empowerment in Social Movements: The Case of Malaysia's Grassroots Activism
Michelle Tye, Carmen Leong, Felix Tan, Barney Tan, and Ying Hooi Khoo


Individual Determinants of IT Occupational Outcomes
Mazen El-Masri, Karim Al-Yafi, Shamel Addas, and Ali Tarhini


A Knowledge Management Approach to Identify Victims of Human Sex Trafficking
Marisa Hultgren, Jessica Whitney, Murray E. Jennex, and Aaron Elkins


Panel Report


Stuck in the Middle: Reflections from the AMCIS Mid-career Workshop
Stacie Petter, Sandra Richardson, and Adriane B. Randolph

Response or Comment

Teaching Cases


Lenovo: Being on Top in a Declining Industry
Sander Paul Zwanenburg and Ali Farhoomand



Ranking Factors by Importance in Factorial Survey Analysis
Robert F. Otondo, Robert E. Crossler, and Merrill Warkentin


Exploring Foundations for Using Simulations in IS Research
Stefano Za, Paolo Spagnoletti, Robert Winter, and Tobias Mettler