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Assistant Professor of Information Technology

Education

  • Ph.D, Infomation Systems, Nanyang Technological University 
  • Master of Science, Information Studies, Nanyang Technological University 
  • Specialist Diploma, E-Commerce, Singapore Polytechnic
  • Bachelor of Techology, Electronics and Telecommunication, University of Allahabad 
  • Bachelor of Science, Computer Science, University of Allahabad 

Subject Taught/ Student Project Mentor

  • Computers
  • Management of Information Systems
  • Quantitative Analysis
  • Systems Analysis and Design
  • Human Computer Interaction
  • Usability Engineering

Academic experience

  • Research Fellow, Nanyang Technological University, Jan 2012-Dec 2012
  • Teaching Assistant, Nanyang Technological University, 2008-2011
  • Academic Manager, SP Jain School of Global Management, May-Dec 2007

Journals

  • Theng, Y.L., Chandra, S.,Goh, L.Y.Q., Lwin, M.O. & Foo, S. (In Press). Exploratory Qualitative Study for Community Management and Control of Tuberculosis in India. ActaTropica.
  • Naikal, A., and Chandra, S. (2013) Organisational Culture: A Case Study. International Journal of Knowledge Management and Practices, 1(2), 17-24.
  • Chandra, S., Srivastava, S. C., &Theng, Y.L. (2012) Cognitive Absorption and Trust for Workplace Collaboration in Virtual Worlds: An Information Processing Decision Making Perspective, Journal of the Association for Information Systems, 13(10), 797-835.
  • Rao, P., Chandra, S., &Theng, Y.L. (2011) Adoption & Usage of Healthcare Portals: Examining the Factors Influencing Consumers’ Decisions, International Journal of Organizational and Collective Intelligence (IJOCI), 2(3), 50-73.
  • Chandra, S., Srivastava, S. C., &Theng, Y.L. (2010) Evaluating the Role of Trust in Consumer Adoption of Mobile Payment Systems: An Empirical Analysis, Communications of the Association for Information Systems, 27, 561-588.
  • Chandra, S., &Theng, Y.L. (2010) Usability Evaluation of Game-based E-learning Systems, International Journal of Global Management Studies Professional, 1(3), 40-54.

Book chapters

  • Chandra, S., Srivastava, S. C., &Lam, H. M. (2007). Usability Evaluation of e-Learning Systems, in Encyclopedia of Information Science and Technology, Second ed., Mehdi Khosrow-Pour (Ed), Idea Group: Hershey, PA, U.S.A.

Conference presentations

  • Chandra, S. Shirish, A., &Srivastava, S.C. (2014) The Negative Influence of Operational Information Systems in Organizations, Paper to be presented at Production and Operations Management Society (POMS) Conference, May 9-12, 2014, Atlanta, GA, USA.
  • Srivastava, S.C. &Chandra, S. (2013). Workplace Collaboration in Virtual Worlds, “Ninth Annual International Conference on Information Technology & Computer Science”, 20-23 May 2013, Athens, Greece.
  • Shirish, A., Chandra, S.&Srivastava, S.C. (2013). Virtual Worlds as Platforms for Digital Entrepreneurship: The Role of Internal Governance and the Rule of Law, IFIP WG 8.6 Conference, June 27-29, 2013, Bangalore India.
  • Shirish, A., Srivastava, S. C. &Chandra, S. (2013). Enabling Entrepreneurship within Virtual Worlds: Theorizing the Role of Governance and Culture, 17th Pacific Asia Conference on Information Systems (PACIS 2013), June 18-22 2013, Jeju Island, Korea.
  • Chandra, S., Theng, Y.L., Lwin, M.O., & Foo, S. (2011). Exploring Trust to Reduce Communication Barriers in Virtual World Collaborations, Paper presented at the 61st Annual Conference of the International Communication Association ICA (2011), May 26-30, 2011, Boston, USA.
  • Chandra, S., Theng, Y.L., Lwin, M.O., & Foo, S. (2010). Understanding collaborations in virtual world, 14th Pacific Asia Conference on Information Systems (PACIS 2010), July 9-12 2010, Taipei, Taiwan.
  • Srivastava, S. C., &Chandra, S. (2010). Examining the Role of Utilitarian and Hedonic Factors and their Moderators for Virtual World Collaborations, Proceedings of the Sixteenth Americas Conference on Information Systems (AMCIS 2010), August 12-15 2010, Lima, Peru.
  • Srivastava, S. C., &Chandra, S. (2010). Trusting the Avatar: Antecedents and Moderators of Trust for Using the Virtual World. Published in Best Paper Proceedings at the Academy of Management Meeting 2010(AOM 2010), Montreal, Canada.
  • Chandra, S. (2010). Exploring Trust to Reduce Communication Barriers in Virtual World Collaborations, 1st Honors Symposium for Asian Ph.D. Students in Communication Research, Nov 19-21 2010. Hong Kong.
  • Rao, P., Chandra, S.,&Theng, Y. L. (2010). Usage of E-Health services: Examining the age differences in individual decisions, Proceedings of the IADIS International Conference on E-Health, pp. 159-166, July 29-31 2010, Freiburg, Germany.
  • Chandra, S., Srivastava, S. C. &Theng, Y. L., (2009). Role of Cognitive Absorption and Trust for Collaboration in Virtual World, Pacific Asia Conference on Information Systems (PACIS 2009), July 10-12 2009, Hyderabad, India.
  • Chandra, S., Theng, Y.L., Lwin, M.O., & Foo, S. (2009). Examining the Role of Cognitive Absorption for Information Sharing in Virtual Worlds, 59th Annual Conference of the International Communication Association (ICA 2009), May 21-25 2009, Chicago, IL USA.
  • Rao,P.,Theng, Y.L.,Chandra, S. (2009). Integrated Model for Adoption and Continuance of Healthcare Web Portals: An Empirical Study, 59th Annual Conference of the International Communication Association (ICA 2009), May 21-25 2009, Chicago, IL USA.
  • Chandra, S., Theng, Y.L., Lwin, M.O., & Foo, S. (2009). Proposed Theoretical Framework for Virtual World Adoption, First International Research conference in the Second Life® world, September 24-26 2009.
  • Chandra, S., Theng, Y. L., &Srivastava, S. C. (2008). A Trust-Theoretic Model for Consumer Adoption of Mobile Payment System: Case of Singapore, Academy of Management Meeting 2008(AOM 2008), August 8-13 2008, Anaheim, California, U.S.A.
  • Srivastava, S.C.,Teo, T.S.H. &Chandra, S. (2007). E-Government and Corruption: A Cross-Country Analysis, Twenty Eighth International Conference on Information Systems (ICIS2007),December 9-12, 2007, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.
  • Theng, Y.L., Chandra, S.,Goh, L., Y., Q., Lwin, M.O., Foo, S., Sen, A., and Poovaiah, R. (2012) Developing Trust within Public-Private Partnerships for Tuberculosis Control in India. 6th Conference of the Union Europe Region, July 5-6, 2012, London, U.K.
  • Theng, Y.L., Goh, L., Y., Q., Chandra, S.,Lwin, M.O., Foo, S., Sen, A., and Poovaiah, R. (2012) Middle of Pyramid Segmentation and Differentiated Strategies: Co-ordinated Fight Against Tuberculosis in India. 6th Conference of the Union Europe Region, July 5-6, 2012, London, U.K.
  • Theng, Y.L., Goh, L., Y., Q., Chandra, S., Lwin, M.O., Foo, S., Poovaiah, R., and Sen, A. (2012) Socially-Mediated Mobile System for Tuberculosis Public Health Alert, Care and Education (MobiTB-ACE). Medicine 2.0 - 5th World Congress on Social Media, Mobile Health, and Internet/Web 2.0 in Medicine and Health, September 15-16, 2012, Boston, U.S.A.
  • Theng, Y.L., Chandra, S.,Goh, L., Y., Q., Lwin, M.O., Foo, S., Sen, A., and Poovaiah, R. (2012) Investigating Trusted Sources and Social Media for Patient Care in Infectious Disease Prevention and Control: A Survey of India’s Middle-of-Pyramid Population Segmentation. Medicine 2.0 - 5th World Congress on Social Media, Mobile Health, and Internet/Web 2.0 in Medicine and Health, September 15-16, 2012, Boston, U.S.A.

Reviewer activities

Journals

  • Journal of Indian Business Research (JIBR 2013)
  • Journal of Information and Knowledge Management (JIKM 2013)
  • Electronic Commerce Research Journal (ECRJ 2013)
  • Journal of Computer-Mediated Communication (JCMC 2012)
  • European Journal of Information Systems (EJIS 2012)
  • Journal of Electronic Commerce Research (JECR 2010)
  • Journal of Indian Business Research (JIBR 2010)
  • Decision Sciences Journal (DSJ 2009)

Conferences

  • Pacific Asia Conference on Information Systems (PACIS 2013)
  • Americas Conference on Information Systems (AMCIS 2013)
  • International Conference on Information Systems (ICIS 2012)
  • International Conference on Information Systems (ICIS 2010)
  • International Communication Association (ICA 2010)
  • Academy of Management Conference (AOM 2008, 2009, 2010)
  • SLActions Conference (SLActions 2009)

Awards & recognition

  • Paper selected for Best Paper Proceedings, 2010, Academy of Management Meeting 2010, August 6-10, 2010, Montreal, Canada.
  • PhD Scholarship supported by Nanyang Technological University from January 2008 to December 2011.