Journal of the Association for Information Systems


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
  Sirkka Jarvenpaa, University of Texas, Austin, USA
  Phillip Ein-Dor, Tel Aviv University, Israel

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.

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Call for Papers: Journal of the Association for Information Systems (JAIS) -MISQ Executive (MISQE) Joint Special Issue on Artificial Intelligence in Organizations: Opportunities for Management and Implications for IS Research Submission Deadline February 1, 2020

Awards and Honors

2017 JAIS Best Paper Award
A Paradox of Progressive Saturation: The Changing Nature of Improvisation over Time in a Systems Development Project. Wolfgang Molnar, Joe Nandhakumar, Patrick Stacey

Previous JAIS Publication Awards and Honors

Special Issues

Call For Papers

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Past Special Issues

Current Issue: Volume 20, Issue 5 (2019)



Designing Process Guidance Systems
Stefan Morana, Julia Kroenung, Alexander Maedche, and Silvia Schacht


A Metadesign Theory for Tailorable Decision Support
Shah Jahan Miah, John G. Gammack, and Judy McKay