ISS Distinguished Fellow Award

Deadline for nominations: July 30, 2015

2016 Awardee(s)

Purpose of the Award

The primary aim of the award is to recognize individuals who have made outstanding intellectual contributions to the information systems discipline. The awards committee recognizes the multi-dimensional nature of intellectual contributions and will pay attention to a variety of scholarly contributions, including, but not limited to:

1. Publications that have made a significant impact on theory, research, and practice.

2. Intellectual leadership in the discipline as reflected in editorial appointments, particularly of INFORMS journals.

3. Intellectual stewardship of the field as reflected in the mentoring of doctoral students and young researchers

Application Process

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Ravi Bapna (Chair)
Izak Benbasat
V. Sambamurthy
Sumit Sarkar

Past Awardees

2016 Awardee(s)
H. Raghavendra Rao Yong Tan
2014 Awardee(s)
Alok Gupta , University of Minnesota Paulo B. Goes Sandra Slaughter Arun Rai
2013 Awardee(s)
Ritu Agarwal, University of Maryland Sumit Sarkar Chris Kemerer
2011 Awardee(s)
Barrie R. Nault
Vallabh Sambamurthy, Michigan State University
2009 Awardee(s)
Gordon B. Davis, University of Minnesota
Izak Benbasat, University of British Columbia
Prabuddha De, Purdue University
Charles H. Kriebel (posthumous), Carnegie Mellon University
Haim Mendelson, Stanford University
Andrew B. Whinston, University of Texas-Austin
Robert W. Zmud, University of Oklahoma