Editor-in-Chief: Suprateek Sarker, University of Virginia, USA
Past Editor-in-Chief: Shirley Gregor, The Australian National University, Australia
  Kalle Lyytinen, Case Western Reserve University, USA
  Phillip Ein-Dor, Tel Aviv University, Israel
  Sirkka Jarvenpaa, University of Texas, Austin, USA

The Journal of the Association for Information Systems (JAIS), the flagship journal of the Association for Information Systems, publishes the highest quality scholarship in the field of information systems. It is inclusive in topics, level and unit of analysis, theory, method and philosophical and research approach, reflecting all aspects of Information Systems globally. The Journal promotes innovative, interesting and rigorously developed conceptual and empirical contributions and encourages theory based multi- or inter-disciplinary research.

We look forward to seeing your best work submitted to JAIS. To submit an article for consideration, please use our online review system.


(Please indicate in your cover letter that your manuscript is for a special issue.)

JAIS Best Paper Award 2013

Work System Theory: Overview of Core Concepts, Extensions, and Challenges for the Future, Vol. 14, Issue 2, pp. 72-121.
Steven Alter

JAIS Best Paper Award 2012

A Glorious and Not-So-Short History of the Information Systems Field, Vol. 13, Issue 4, pp. 188-235.
Rudy Hirschheim and Heinz K. Klein

JAIS Best Paper Award 2011

Secondary Design: A Case of Behavioral Design Science Research, Vol. 12, Issue 10, pp. 662-683.
Matt Germonprez, Dirk Hovorka, and Uri Gal


Current Issue: Volume 15, Issue 10 (2014) Special Issue on Methods, Tools, and Measurement in NeuroIS Research



Precision is in the Eye of the Beholder: Application of Eye Fixation-Related Potentials to Information Systems Research
Pierre-Majorique Léger, Sylvain Sénecal, François Courtemanche, Ana Ortiz de Guinea, Ryad Titah, Marc Fredette, and Élise Labonte-LeMoyne