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Dr. Kelly Burke

Kelly Burke, Ph.D.
Kelly Burke, Ph.D.

Professor of Management

College of Business and Economics
Phone: (808) 932-7248
Location: CoBE building
E-Mail: kellyb[at]hawaii.edu

Kelly's Website

Education:

  • Ph.D., University of Hawai’i at Manoa, in Communication and Information Sciences (CIS), May, 1994.
    • Majors: Management Information Systems, Theory of Human Communication
    • Minors: Data Communication Technology, Organizational Communication.
    • Dissertation topic: Development processes and performance in groups using an electronic meeting system: A comparison of face-to-face, synchronous, and asynchronous meeting environments.
  • MBA, University of Hawai’i at Manoa, Honolulu, HI, 1991.
    • Concentrations: Management Information Systems, International Business.
  • BA, University of Hawai’i at Manoa, Honolulu, HI, 1974.
    • Major: Philosophy

Teaching Interests:

  • Critical Thinking
  • MIS Planning and Policy
  • Collaborative Technologies
  • Decision Support Systems
  • Strategic Information Systems
  • Electronic Commerce
  • Entrepreneurship/Small Business Information Systems
  • Database Management
  • Telecommunications
  • Networks
  • Client/Server Computing
  • Organizational Communication

Research Interests:

  • Information and information technology issues associated with entrepreneurships and small businesses
  • Appropriation of collaborative technologies for globally distributed work projects
  • Assessing and managing strategic, policy and organizational issues of information technologies

Published Research:

Journals:

  • Burke, K. and Calton, J. "A Framework Describing the Relationships among Social Technologies and Social Capital Formation in Electronic Entrepreneurial Networking." In E-Collaboration Technologies and Organizational Performance: Current and Future Trends, IGI Global Publishers, 199-213, 2011.

  • Burke, K. “ICTs in the Micro-enterprise: An Examination of Usage, Benefits and Firm Growth in Hawai’i’s Agricultural Sector.” International Journal of E-Entrepreneurship and Innovation, 2 (2), 39-58, April-June, 2011.

  • Burke, K. “The Impact of Internet and ICT Use Among SME Agribusiness Growers and Producers.” Journal of Small Business and Entrepreneurship, 23 (3), Fall, 2010.

  • Burke, K. “Internet ICT Use in Agriculture: Micro-enterprises and SMEs.” Journal for Developmental Entrepreneurship, 14 (3), 233-254, 2009.

  • Burke, K. “Internet ICT Use: A Comparison of Micro-enterprises to Larger SMEs.” The E-Business Review, 19, 26-29, 2009.

  • Burke, K. and Sewake, K. "Adoption of Computer and Internet Technologies in Small Firm Agriculture: A Study of Flower Growers in Hawai’i." Journal of Extension, June, 46 (3), 2008, online at http://www.joe.org/joe/2008june/rb5.shtml.

  • Burke, K. "The Impact of Firm Size on Internet Use in Small Businesses," Electronic Markets, 15 (2), 5-19, 2005.

  • Burke, K., Chidambaram, L., and Aytes, K. "Do Some Things Change Faster than Others? The Dynamics of Behavioral Change in Computer-Supported Groups." Group Decision and Negotiation, 11 (4), 293-309, July, 2002.

  • Burke, K. and Aytes, K. "Do Media Really Affect Perceptions and Procedural Structuring among Partially-distributed Groups?" Journal of Systems and Information Technology, 5 (1), 33-58, June, 2001.

  • Burke, K., Aytes, K., and Chidambaram, L. "Media Effects on the Development of Cohesion and Process Satisfaction in Computer-supported Workgroups: An Analysis of Results from Two Longitudinal Studies," Information Technology and People, 14 (2), 122-141, 2001.

  • Burke, K. and Chidambaram, L. "How Much Media Bandwidth is Enough? A Longitudinal Examination of Media Characteristics and Group Performance," MIS Quarterly, 23 (4), 557-580, December, 1999.

  • Burke, K., Aytes, K., Chidambaram, L. and Johnson, J. "A Study of Partially Distributed Work Groups: The Impact of Media, Location and Time on Perceptions and Performance," Small Group Research, 30 (4), 452-490, August, 1999.

  • Burke, K and Chidambaram, L. "An Assessment of Change in Behavioral Dynamics Among Computer-supported Groups: Different Factors Change at Different Rates," Industrial Management and Data Systems , MCB Press, 99 (7), 288-295, 1999.

  • Burke, K. and Chidambaram, L. "Developmental Differences between Distributed and Face-to-face Groups in Electronically Supported Meeting Environments: An Exploratory Investigation," Group Decision and Negotiation, 4 (3), 213-233, 1995.

Refereed Proceedings:

  • Burke, K. “ICT Use among Micro-enterprises and Larger SMEs.” The proceedings of the International Decision Sciences Institute Conference, 2009.

  • Burke, K. “Internet and ICT Use among Agricultural SMEs: Evidence from Hawai’i.” The proceedings of the International Conference for Electronic Business, 2008, 259-271, online at http://misweb.cba.csus.edu/iceb2008/.

  • Burke, K. and Calton, J. “Online Cooperatives as Virtual Communities of Practice: A Social Capital Perspective on Entrepreneurial Networks.” The proceedings of the Group Decision and Negotiation – 2007 International Conference, May, 2007.

  • Burke, K. “The Effects of Firm Size on Computer and Internet Use in Small Businesses,” The proceedings of the U.S. Association of Small Business and Entrepreneurship (USASBE) International Conference, January, 2004; available online at: http://usasbe.org/knowledge/proceedings/proceedingsDocs/USASBE2004proceedings-Burke.pdf.

  • Burke, K. and Aytes, K. "Preference for Procedural Ordering in Distributed Groups: How Do Media and Repeated Interaction Affect Perceptions and Procedural Structuring?" The proceedings of the Thirty-fourth Hawai’i International Conference on System Sciences (HICSS), IEEE Computer Press, 2001.

  • Burke, K. and Aytes, K. "A Longitudinal Analysis of the Effects of Media Richness on Cohesion Development and Process Satisfaction in Computer-supported Workgroups." The proceedings of the Thirty-first Hawai’i International Conference on System Sciences (HICSS), IEEE Computer Press, pp. 135-144, 1998.

  • Aytes, K., Burke, K. and Johnson, J. "Perceptions and Practice Over Time Related to Meeting Procedures in Partially Distributed Groups." The proceedings of the Association for Information Systems (AIS) 1997 Americas Conference, Indianapolis, Indiana, August 15-17, 1997.

  • Burke, K., Aytes, K., and Chidambaram, L. "The Impact of Media, Location and Time on Perceptions and Performance in Computer-supported, Partially Distributed Work Groups." The proceedings of the 15th Annual International Conference of the Association of Management/International Association of Management (AoM/IAoM), W.A. Hamel, ed., Vol. 15, No. 1, pp. 35-46, 1997.

  • Burke, K. and Chidambaram, L. "Temporal Effects on Workteams: Do Attitudes Toward Different Structural Factors Evolve Differently Over Time in Computer-supported Groups?" Supplemental proceedings of the15th Annual International Conference of the Association of Management/International Association of Management (AoM/IAoM), W.A. Hamel, ed., Vol. 15, No. 1, pp. 113-121, 1997.

  • Burke, K. and Chidambaram, L., "Do Electronic Media Differ in Information Richness?: A Comparison of Collocated and Dispersed Meetings." The proceedings of the Twenty-ninth Hawai’i International Conference on System Sciences (HICSS), IEEE Computer Press, Vol. 3, pp. 92-101, 1996.

  • Johnson, J.J., Aytes, K. and Burke, K. "Supporting Partially Distributed Groups in Electronic Meetings." The proceedings of the Twenty-ninth Hawai’i International Conference on System Sciences (HICSS), IEEE Computer Press, Vol. 3, pp. 112-117, 1996.

  • Burke, K., Chidambaram, L. and Locke, J., "Evolution of Relational Factors Over Time: A Study of Distributed and Non-Distributed Meetings." The proceedings of the Twenty-eighth Hawai’i International Conference on System Sciences (HICSS), IEEE Computer Press, 1995.

  • Burke, K. and Chidambaram, L., "Development in Electronically-Supported Groups: A Preliminary Longitudinal Study of Distributed and Face-to-face Meetings." The proceedings of the Twenty-seventh Hawai’i International Conference on System Sciences (HICSS), IEEE Computer Press, Vol. 4, pp. 104-113, 1994.

Conference Presentations:

  • Burke, K. “Internet ICT Use: A Comparison of Micro-enterprises to Larger SMEs.” The International Academy of E-Business, 2009.

  • Burke, K. and Aytes, K., "Preference for Procedural Ordering among Distributed Groups: Can Repeated Interaction Affect Outcomes?" Group Decision and Negotiation-2000, July, 2000.

  • Burke, K. and Chidambaram, L. "Do Some Things Change Faster than Others? The Dynamics of Behavioral Change in Computer-Supported Groups." INFORMS-98, 1998.

  • Aytes, K., Burke, K. and Johnson, J., "The Structuring of Partially Distributed Groups: The Effect of One Remote Participant." The Northwest Group Support Systems Conference, 1995.

  • Burke, K. and Chidambaram, L., "Investigating Media Differences In Electronically Supported Groups: An Empirical Test of Media Richness Theory In Face-to-face vs. Distributed Settings." The Northwest Group Support Systems Conference, 1995.

Professional Service and Development:

  • Referee: MIS Quarterly, Academy of Management Review, e-Service Journal, Information Systems Research (ISR), International Journal of e-Collaboration, (IJeC), Journal of Information Technology for Development (JITD), Journal of Information Technology Theory & Application (JITTA), Journal of Systems and Information Technology (JoSIT), DSS, Management Communication Quarterly, Group Decision and Negotiation, the International Conference on Information Systems (ICIS), Hawai’i International Conferences on System Sciences (HICSS), the US Association of Small Business and Entrepreneurship Conference, and the Worldwide Systems Educators Conference.
  • Invited International Editorial Review Board member, the International Journal of e-Collaboration, 2008 to present.
  • Invited Chair, Dimensions of Online Strategies session, International Decision Sciences Institute conference, 2009.
  • Invited Chair, IT Management, Innovation and Infrastructure in e-Business session, International Conference on Electronic Business, 2008.
  • Invited Chair, Community and Enterprise Networks session, Group Decision and Negotiation International Conference, 2007.
  • Invited to International Editorial Advisory Board, Advances in E-Collaboration Book Series, 2007 to present.
  • Invited Editorial Board Member for the Open Information Systems Journal, Bentham Science Publishers, 2007 to present.
  • Member, United States Association for Small Business and Entrepreneurship, 2002 to present.
  • Associate editor, e-Service Journal (a journal dedicated to examining all facets of the theory and practice of electronic commerce in both the private and public sectors), 2002 to present.
  • Guest Editor, Special issue on Electronic Collaboration for the e-Service Journal, 2002.
  • Co-chair, the Distributed Group Support Systems Mini-Track for the Hawai’i International Conference on System Sciences (HICSS), 1996-2003.
  • Presented two-day Electronic Commerce workshop to the Hilo business community, 2001.
  • Member, Institute For Operations Research and Management Science (INFORMS - formerly ORSA/TIMS), 1995 - present.
  • Attended workshop on the digital "New Economy," 2000.
  • Faculty member and mentor to Delta Sigma Pi Business Fraternity, 1999 – present.
  • Certified, BMC Systems Administration Software, 1998.
  • Attended workshops on "Teaching and Critical Thinking" sponsored by the Institutional Research Department at ISU, springs 1996 and 1998.
  • Attended ProModel University, simulation and modeling seminar, 1996.
  • Panelist, "Role of the Electronic Meeting Room in Conflict Resolution", Hawai’i Peace Research Conference, 1994.
  • Member, Decision Sciences Institute 1994-2000.
  • Member, Association for Computing Machinery 1992-1998.