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Sebastian Boell

  • PhD Information Systems; MA Information Science
  • Lecturer in Business Information Systems
  • University of Sydney Business School
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Research interests

bibliometrics and on conducting literature reviews.technology enabled work and work-life balanceI am interested in theoretical and conceptual questions regarding information and information systems. I also work in the areas of telework

About

Sebastian Boell joined the department of Business Information Systems at the University of Sydney Business School in 2014. He holds a PhD in Information Systems from the University of New South Wales and an MA in Information Science from Saarland University. Sebastian is interested in theoretical and conceptual questions regarding information and information systems. He also works in the area of telework, technology enabled work and work-life balance. Furthermore, Sebastian has published in the areas of bibliometrics and on conducting literature reviews and literature searches. Sebastian's research was awarded the ASIST ProQuest Doctoral Dissertation Award 2013, The VFI Award 2008 for his MA thesis, best conference theme paper at ICIS 2015, and best theoretical paper at ACIS 2011. His research is published in top-tier journals, such as the Journal of Information Technology (JIT), Communications of the Association of Information Systems (CAIS); the Journal of the Association for Information Science and Technology (JASIST), or Scientometrics.

Co-authors (18)

Publications (51)

A hermeneutic approach for conducting literature reviews and literature searches

  • Boell S
  • Cecez-Kecmanovic D
Communications of the Association for Information Systems (2014)
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Telework and the nature of work: An assessment of different aspects of work and the role of technology

  • Boell S
  • Cecez-Kecmanovic D
  • Campbell J
ECIS 2014 Proceedings - 22nd European Conference on Information Systems (2014)
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Advantages, challenges and contradictions of the transformative nature of telework: A review of the literature

  • Boell S
  • Cecez-Kecmanovic D
  • Campbell J
19th Americas Conference on Information Systems, AMCIS 2013 - Hyperconnected World: Anything, Anywhere, Anytime (2013)
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Conceptualizing information systems: From 'input-processing-output' devices to sociomaterial apparatuses

  • Boell S
  • Cecez-Kecmanovic D
ECIS 2012 - Proceedings of the 20th European Conference on Information Systems (2012)
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Libcitations: A measure for comparative assessment of book publications in the humanities and social sciences

  • White H
  • Boell S
  • Yu H
Journal of the American Society for Information Science and Technology (2009)
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Professional experience

Lecturer in Business Information Systems

The University of Sydney Business School

February 2014 - Present

Researcher

University of Canberra

December 2012 - December 2013(a year)

Researcher

Australian School of Business, University of New South Wales

August 2012 - December 2013(a year)

Research Assistant

Bibliometric, Informetric Research Group @ Australian School of Business, University of New South Wales

June 2007 - May 2011(4 years)

Information Researcher

Korean Institute for Science and Technology, Europe (KIST Europe)

January 2006 - February 2007(a year)

Tutor for Information Storage and Retrieval

Universität des Saarlandes - University of the Saarland

October 2000 - July 2006(6 years)

Lecturer

East China Normal University

September 2004 - May 2005(8 months)

Education history

PhD in Information Systems

Australian School of Business, University of New South Wales

February 2009 - November 2012(4 years)

Master of Information Science

Universität des Saarlandes - University of the Saarland

October 1999 - February 2007(7 years)