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George M. Marakas

George M. Marakas

Academic Director of the Doctoral Program for Information Systems and Business Analytics

Director, Doctor of Business Administration

Director of the Doctoral programs for the College of Business

Professor
Department of Information Systems and Business Analytics

College of Business
Florida International University

Modesto A. Maidique Campus
11200 S.W. 8th St, RB 250
Miami, FL 33199

P: (305) 348-2830
E: gmarakas@fiu.edu

Education

  • PhD, Business Administration
    Florida International University, Miami, Florida
  • Master, Business Administration
    Colorado State University, Fort Collins, Colorado
  • Bachelor of Arts, Liberal Arts
    Governors State University, University Park, Illinois

Areas of Expertise

  • Business Analytics
  • Computer Self-Efficacy
  • Corporate Global IT Strategy
  • Search Engine Optimization
  • Doctoral Education

Courses Taught

  • Dissertation Preparation
  • Organization Information Systems
  • Organizational Processes that Deliver Economic and
  • Ph.D. Dissertation
  • Research in Information Systems
  • Seminar on IS and Organizations: Design and Impact
  • Seminar on Strategy and Information Resource

Refereed Journal Articles

Ellis, M., Aguirre-Urreta, M. I., Lee, K. & Marakas, G. (2016). Categorization of technologies: insights from the technology acceptance literature.  Journal of Applied Business and Economics. 18 (4).


Aguirre-Urreta, M. I. & Marakas, G. M. (2014). A Rejoinder to Rigdon et al. (2014).  Information Systems Research. 25 (4), 785-788.


Aguirre-Urreta, M. I. & Marakas, G. M. (2013). PLS and Models with Formatively-Specified Endogenous Constructs: A Cautionary Note.  Information Systems Research.


Aguirre-Urreta, M. I., Marakas, G. M. & Ellis, M. E. (2013). Measurement of Composite Reliability in Research: Using Partial Least Squares Research: Some Issues and an Alternative Approach.  The Database for Advances in Information Systems. 4 (4), 11-43.


Aguirre-Urreta, M. I. & Marakas, G. M. (2012). Exploring choice as an antecedent to behavior: Incorporating alternatives into the technology acceptance process.  Journal of Organizational and End User Computing. 24 (1), 82-107.


Aguirre-Urreta, M. I. & Marakas, G. M. (2012). Revisiting bias due to construct misspecification: Different results from considering coefficients in standardized form.  MIS Quarterly. 36 (1), 123-138.


Aguirre-Urreta, M. I. & Marakas, G. M. (2010). Is it really gender?: An empirical investigation into the moderating gender variable in technology adoption.  Human Technology. 6 (2), 155-190.


Lowry, P. B., Roberts, T. L., Dean, D. R. & George, M. (2009). Toward building self-sustaining groups in PCR-based tasks through implicit coordination: The case of heuristic evaluation.  Journal of the Association for Information Systems. 10 (3), 170-195.


Aguirre-Urreta, M. I. & Marakas, G. M. (2008). Comparing conceptual modeling techniques: A critical review of the EER vs. OO empirical literature.  The Database for Advances in Information Systems. 39 (2), 9-32.


Marakas, G. M., Johnson, R. D. & Clay, P. F. (2008). Formative vs. reflective measurement: A reply to Hardin, Chang, and Fuller.  Journal of the Association for Information Systems. 9 (9), 235.


Marakas, G. M., Johnson, R. D. & Palmer, J. W. (2008). Beliefs about the social roles and capabilities of computing technology: Development of the computing technology continuum of perspective.  Behaviour & Information Technology. 27 (2), 169-181.


Marakas, G. M., Johnson, R. & Clay, P. F. (2007). The evolution of the computer self-efficacy construct: An empirical investigation of measurement construction, validity, reliability and stability over time.  Journal of the Association for Information Systems. 8 (1).


Johnson, R. D., Marakas, G. M. & Palmer, J. W. (2006). Differential social attributions toward computing technology: An empirical investigation.  International Journal of Human-Computer Studies. 64 (5), 446-460.


Wu, J. T. & Marakas, G. M. (2006). The impact of non-leader user participation to perceived system success in stage of the system development life cycle.  Journal of Computer Information Systems. 46 (5), 127-140.


Books

O'Brien, J. & Marakas, G. M. (2012). Introduction to information systems. New York, New York: McGraw-Hill/Irwin.


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