ISS Nunamaker-Chen Dissertation Award

2018 Winner(s)

Winning material: Toward a Comprehensive Understanding of User-Generated Content and Engagement Behavior on Facebook Business Pages

Purpose of the Award

The INFORMS Information Systems Society (ISS) invites submissions for the Nunamaker-Chen Dissertation Award (NCDA). The NCDA is named in honor of two University of Arizona professors, Jay Nunamaker and Hsinchun Chen, who have made significant contributions to the field of Information Systems over the past several decades. The NCDA has been created to recognize and reward outstanding dissertation research by scholars in the field of Information Systems.  The winner of the 2018 Nunamaker-Chen Dissertation Award will receive a US$1000 prize.

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About the Award/Namesake

The NCDA is named in honor of two University of Arizona professors,
Jay Nunamaker http://mis.eller.arizona.edu/faculty/jnunamaker.asp and
Hsinchun Chen http://mis.eller.arizona.edu/faculty/hchen.asp,
who have made significant contributions to the field of Information Systems over the past several decades. The NCDA has been created to recognize and reward outstanding dissertation research by scholars in the field of Information Systems.


Past Awardees

2018 Winner(s)
Mochen Yang, Indiana University
2018 Runner-Up
Manmohan Aseri, Carnegie Mellon University
Sagar Samtani, University of South Florida
Xue (Jane) Tan, Indiana University
2017 Winner(s)
Yi-Jen Ian Ho, Penn State
2017 Runner-Up
Tianshu Sun, U of Southern California
Zike Cao, Erasmus University
2016 Winner(s)
Zhuoxin Allen Li
2016 Runner-Up
Dokyun Lee
2015 Winner(s)
Jason Chan
2015 Runner-Up
Marios Kokkodis