research Publications

2019

Oppong-Tawiah, D., Webster, J., Staples, S., Cameron, A.-F., Ortiz de Guinea, A. and Tam, Y. H. (2019). Encouraging sustainable energy use in the office with a gamified mobile application, Journal of Business Research. (in press).

2018

Karmakar, I. and Webster, J. (2018). Personalization of an environmental message: Developing a measure, International Conference on Information Systems, San Francisco, CA.

Corbett, J., Savarimuthu, T. and Mohanna, M. (2018) “Are Electricity Prosumers More Engaged? An Analysis of Brand-Follower Engagement on Twitter”, Americas Conference on Information Systems (AMCIS), New Orleans, LA

Corbett, J., Webster, J., and Jenkin, T. (2018) Unmasking Corporate Sustainability at the Project Level: Exploring the Influence of Institutional Logics and Individual Agency, Journal of Business Ethics.

Karmakar, I. (2018). Green IS/T in the Workplace: Comparing Managers and Employees.Administrative Sciences Association of Canada Conference, Toronto, Canada.

Corbett, J., Wardle, K. & Chen, C. (2018) Toward a Sustainable Modern Electricity Grid: The Effects of Smart Metering and Program Investments on Demand-Side Management Performance in the US Electricity Sector 2009-2012 IEEE Transactions on Engineering Management. 65(2), 252-263

2017

Wu, R., Asio, P. and Corbett, J. (2017) “From Consumer to Prosumer: An Exploration of the Changing Information Processing Environment in the Electricity Sector”, Administrative Sciences Association of Canada 2017 Conference, Montreal QC

Corbett, J. and Cherki El Idrissi, S. (2017) “Assessing the Influence of Persuasive Systems for Sustainability Across Work-Home-Community Boundaries”, European Conference of Information Systems (ECIS), Portugal

Corbett, J. & Montgomery, W. (2017). Environmental Entrepreneurship and Interorganizational Arrangements: A Model of Social-benefit Market Creation. Strategic Entrepreneurship Journal 11, pp. 422-440.

Elliot, S., and Webster, J. (2017) Empirical research on information systems addressing the challenges of environmental sustainability: An imperative for urgent action, Information Systems Journal. 27, pp. 367-378.

Staples, S., Webster, J., and Lv, S. (2017) Comparing goal setting approaches to boost computer-related pro-environmental behaviours, European Conference on Information Systems, Guimarães, Portugal.

Corbett, J. and Mellouli, S. (2017) Winning the SDG Battle in Cities: How an Integrated Information Ecosystem Can Contribute to the Achievement of the 2030 Sustainable Development Goals, Information Systems Journal. 27, pp. 427-461.

2016

Cherki El Idrissi, S. and Corbett, J. (2016) Green IS Research: A Modernity Perspective, Communications of the Association for Information Systems.

2015

Corbett, J., and Chen, C. (2015) Big Data Efficiency, Information Waste and Lean Big Data Management: Lessons from the Smart Grid Implementation, International Conference on Information Resources Management (Conf-IRM), Ottawa, ON.

Corbett, J., and Cherki El Idrissi, S. (2015) Crossing Contexts: How Persuasive Systems Promote Green Behaviors at Work, Home and in the Community, Academy of Management Meeting, Vancouver, BC.

Corbett, J., and Webster, J. (2015) Organizational Sensemaking and Big Data Frames: Opportunity, Control and Data Limitation, Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences, Kauai, Hawaii.

2014

Oppong-Tawiah, D., Webster, J., Staples, S., Cameron, A.F., and Ortiz de Guinea, A. (2014) Encouraging Sustainable Energy Use in the Office with Persuasive Mobile Information Systems, Thirty-Fifth International Conference on Information Systems, Auckland, NZ.

Zelenika, I., and Pearce, J.M. (2014) Innovation Through Collaboration: Scaling up Technological Solutions for Sustainable Development, Environment, Development and Sustainability, 16(6), pp. 1299-1316.

Tay, K.K., Webster, J., and Staples, S. (2014) Exploring the Influence of Individual Differences on Employees’ Pro-Environmental Behaviors, Academy of Management Meeting, Philadelphia, PA.

Tay, K.K., Webster, J., and Staples, S. (2104) Using the Power of Words to Encourage Employees’ Pro-Environmental Behaviors, Academy of Management Meeting, Philadelphia, PA.

Webster, J. (2014) Green Information Systems: Fad, Greenwashing, or Authentic? Invited presentation for the IS division of the Administrative Sciences Association of Canada, Huntsville, ON.

2013

Rogers, K., Jenkin, T. A., Corbett, J., and Webster, J. (2013) The Effects of ‘Green’ on IT/S Projects: Recycling the Garbage Can Model. Forty-Sixth Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences, Maui, Hawaii, Best paper award.

Corbett, J. (2013) Designing and Using Carbon Management Systems to Promote Ecologically Responsible Behaviours, Journal of the Association for Information Systems, 14(7), pp. 339-378.

Calvert, K., Pearce, J.M., & Mabee, W.E. (2013) Toward Renewable Energy Geo-Information Infrastructures: Applications of GIScience and Remote Sensing that Can Build Institutional Capacity, Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, 18, pp. 416–429.

Zelenika, I. and Pearce, J.M. (2013) The Internet and Other ICTs as Tools and Catalysts for Sustainable Development: Innovation for 21st Century, Information Development 29(3) pp. 217 - 232.

2012

Watson, R. T., Corbett, J., Boudreau, M.-C., and Webster, J. (2012) An Information Strategy for Environmental Sustainability, Communications of the ACM, 55(7), pp. 28-30.

Leslie, P., Pearce, J.M., Harrap, R., Daniel S. (2102) The Application of Smartphone Technology to Economic and Environmental Analysis of Building Energy Conservation Strategies, International Journal of Sustainable Energy, 31(5), pp. 295-311.

Pearce, J.M. (2012) The Case for Open Source Appropriate Technology, Environment, Development and Sustainability, 14, pp. 425-431.

Pearce, J.M. (2012) Open Source Research in Sustainability, Sustainability: the Journal of Record, 5(4), pp. 238-243.

2011

Jenkin, T., Webster, J., and McShane, L. (2011) An Agenda for ‘Green’ Information Technology and Systems Research, Information and Organization, 21 (1), pp. 17-40. Top 5 downloaded article for 2013

2010

Branker, K., Corbett, J., Webster, J., and Pearce, J.M. (2010) Hybrid Virtual and Field Work-Based Service Learning With Green Information Technology and Systems Projects, International Journal for Service Learning in Engineering, 5(2), pp. 44-59.

Corbett, J., Webster, J., Pearce, J.M., Sayili, K., and Zelenika, I. (2010) Developing and Justifying Energy Conservation Measures: Green IT Under Construction. Americas Conference on Information Systems, Lima, Peru. Nominated for best paper.

Corbett, J., Webster, J., Boudreau, M.-C., and Watson, R. T. (2010) Defining the Role for Information Systems in Sustainability Measurement, SIGGreen Workshop, Thirty First International Conference on Information Systems, St. Louis, MO.

Branker, K., Corbett, J., Webster, J., and Pearce, J.M. (2010) Engineering Service Learning with Green Information Technology and Systems Projects.Canadian Engineering Education Association Conference, Kingston, Canada.

2009

Jenkin, T., Webster, J., and McShane, L. (2009) An Agenda for ‘Green’ Information Technology and Systems Research, Academy of Management Meeting, Chicago, IL.

Webster, J. (Chair), Boudreau, M-C, Donnellan, B., Elliot, S., Huber, M. W., Jenkin, T., and Sheridan, C. (2009) A Call for Action in Tackling Environmental Sustainability Through Green Information Technologies and Systems, Panel presented at the European Conference on Information Systems, Verona, Italy.

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