Junior Faculty Consortium

ICIS 2018 Junior Faculty Consortium
December 13, 2018, 8.30a-4.30p, San Francisco, USA
Application Deadline: September 15, 2018

This one-day event is designed specifically for our junior scholars to be oriented and prepared for the challenges ahead. Spend a day with a group of distinguished scholars and your peer colleagues to get advice and share experiences on various topics that are important for your tenure and career, including publishing for tenure and career, tenure preparation and career planning, work-life balance, managing co-authorships, etc. Various activities are designed to make the day fruitful and enjoyable for you.

Co-Chairs (alphabetical order)

Ming-Hui Huang (National Taiwan University)

Allen S. Lee (Virginia Commonwealth University)

Matti Rossi (Aalto University)


Tilo Böhmann (Universität Hamburg)

Tina Blegind Jensen (Copenhagen Business School)

Lynne Markus (Bentley University)

Michael Myers (University of Auckland)

Guy Paré (HEC Montreal)

Maung Sein (University of Agder)

Keng Siau (Missouri University of Science and Technology)

Christina Soh (Nanyang Technological University)

Virpi Tuunainen (Aalto University)

Eric T.G. Wang (National Central University)

Editor Panel: Publishing for Tenure and Career

Alok Gupta, ISR

Dorothy Leidner, MISQ Executive

Arun Rai, MISQ

Jan Recker, CAIS

Suprateek Sarker, JAIS



Jason B. Thatcher (Clemson University)

Topic: “Balancing Life as a Researcher, Teacher, Father, and AIS President”

Consortium Eligibility

  1. All IS junior faculty members in their first four years in an academic position (including post-docs) are eligible to apply.
  2. Preference will be given to participants who have not attended a prior ICIS JFC.

Application and Fee

There will be a fee that covers the lunch and participation. Send an email to Allen Lee (allenslee@alum.mit.edu), Ming-Hui Huang (huangmh@ntu.edu.tw), and Matti Rossi (matti.rossi@aalto.fi) with the subject title “ICIS 2018 JFC application” along with the following information by September 15, 2018:

  1. Year of Ph.D. graduation.
  2. Current position/university.
  3. Have you attended a prior ICIS JFC?
  4. Brief (2-3 lines) description of research interests.