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School of Business & scholar achieve excellence in Information Systems research rankings

21 Apr, 2023
img The HKBU School of Business has been ranked 12th in Asia Pacific and 58th in the world, in the latest Association of Information System (AIS) Research Rankings, based on data accumulated from 2020 to 2022. The School’s world and Asia Pacific rankings are tied with Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) and Hong Kong Polytechnic University.

Prof. Christy Cheung, Professor in the Department of Management, Marketing and Information Systems and a renowned scholar in the IS field, is ranked 1st in Hong Kong and 29th among the 254 IS researchers globally. Recently, Prof. Cheung has also been listed on the Research.com ranking as 13th in the Best Business and Management Scientists in China, a ranking of 7,819 scholars from Business and Management.

The AIS Research Rankings service is a globally reputable indicator tracking publications in eight leading information systems (IS) journals in the AIS Senior Scholars’ basket of journals, a defined basket of high quality journals in the field of business information systems and digitisation.  The journals included in the “AIS basket of 8” are Management Information Systems Quarterly, Information Systems Research, Journal of the Association for Information Systems, Journal of Management Information Systems, European Journal of Information Systems, Information Systems Journal, Journal of Strategic Information Systems, and Journal of Information Technology.