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.

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



Call for Papers: Special Issue on Smart Service, Smart Business, Smart Research Submission Deadline Extended to January 31, 2019

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

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

Past Special Issues

Current Issue: Volume 20, Issue 1 (2019)



Sleight of Hand: Identifying Concealed Information by Monitoring Mouse-Cursor Movements
Jeffrey L. Jenkins; Jeffrey Proudfoot; Joseph Valacich; G. Mark Grimes; and Jay F. Nunamaker, Jr.


An Activity Theory Approach to Modeling Dispatch-Mediated Emergency Response
Roht Valecha, Raghav Rao, Shambhu Upadhyaya, and Raj Sharman