Dr Antonio Díaz Andrade

Antonio

Senior Lecturer in Business Information Systems

Phone: +64 9 921-9999 – ext: 5804

Email: antonio.diaz@aut.ac.nz

Qualifications:

Project Management Professional – PMP

Doctor of Philosophy – PhD

Master of Business Administration – MBA

Bachelor of Engineering – BEng 


Biography:

Antonio joined the dynamic team of researchers at AUT University in 2009. He is co-leader of the Digital Mobility Research Group within the New Zealand Work Research Institute.

Prior to joining AUT University, Antonio lectured at The University of Auckland, where he obtained his PhD in Management Science and Information Systems in 2008. Before this, he lectured at Universidad ESAN, Peru where he completed his MBA in 2000. Antonio also holds a BEng in mechanical-aeronautical engineering from Instituto Universitario Aeronáutico, Argentina. Antonio has spent 15 years in the Peruvian Air Force and is currently serving as the Australasian Vice-Chair for IFIP 9.4 – Social Implications of Computers in Developing Countries.

Teaching Areas:

AUT (2009 – 2015)
  • BSYS802 – Advanced Project Management
  • 429004 – ICT in a Changing World
  • 429001 – Managing Information in the Digital Enterprise
  • 479006 – Research Methods in Business
  • 478220 – Qualitative Analysis
  • 466650 – Project Management
  • 426101 – Business Information Systems

Research Areas:

  • Information and communication technology for development (ICT4D)
  • Sociotechnical perspectives
  • Methodological approaches

Research Summary:

Antonio is a dedicated university lecturer with strong research interest in the interplay between the social and the technical, especially in the area of information and communication technology for development (ICT4D).

Schedule:


Publications:

Refereed journals:

  • Díaz Andrade, A. & Doolin, B. (2015, forthcoming). Information and communication technology and the social inclusion of refugees. Management Information Systems Quarterly.
  • Díaz Andrade, A., Urquhart, C. & Arthanari, T. (2015, forthcoming). Seeing for understanding: Unlocking the potential of visual research in information systems. Journal of the Association for Information Systems.
  • Díaz Andrade, A. (2014). From physical co-location to perceived co-presence: "I feel close to you when I use my mobile". Pacific Asia Journal of the Association for Information Systems, 6(1), 1-19.
  • Bromberg, N. R., Techatassanosontorn, A. A. & Díaz Andrade, A. (2013). Engaging students: Digital storytelling in information systems learning. Pacific Asia Journal of the Association for Information Systems, 5(1), pp. 1-22.
  • Díaz Andrade, A. & Urquhart, C. (2012). Unveiling the modernity bias: A critical examination of the politics of ICT4D. Information Technology for Development, 18(4), pp. 281-292.
  • Liyanage, S. & Díaz Andrade, A. (2012). The changing role of research and teaching in New Zealand universities. Science, Technology and Society, 17(2), pp. 201-232.
  • Díaz Andrade, A. & Urquhart, C. (2012). Guest Editorial Preface: Special Issue on the Politics of ICT for Development. International Journal of E-Politics, 3(3), pp. i-iii.
  • Díaz Andrade, A. & Ekundayo, S. (2011). Mediated action and network of actors: From ladders, stairs and lifts to escalators (and travelators). International Journal of Actor Network Theory and Technological Innovation, 3(3), pp. 21-34.
  • Díaz Andrade, A. & Urquhart, C. (2010). The affordances of actor network theory in ICT for development research. Information Technology & People, 23(4), pp. 352-374.
  • Díaz Andrade, A. (2010). From intermediary to mediator and vice versa: On agency and intentionality of a mundane sociotechnical system. International Journal of Actor Network Theory and Technological Innovation, 2(4), pp. 21-29.
  • Díaz Andrade, A. & Urquhart, C. (2010). The role of social connectors in seeking computer-mediated information in rural societies. Human IT, 11(1), pp. 1-28.
  • Tilvawala, K., Myers, M. & Díaz Andrade, A. (2009). Information literacy in Kenya. Electronic Journal of Information Systems in Developing Countries, 39(1), pp. 1-11.
  • Díaz Andrade, A. & Urquhart, C. (2009). ICTs as a tool for cultural dominance: Prospects for a two-way street. Electronic Journal of Information Systems in Developing Countries, 37(2), pp. 1-12.
  • Díaz Andrade, A. & Urquhart, C. (2009). The value of extended networks: Information and communication technology intervention in rural Peru. Information Technology for Development, 15(2), pp. 108-132.
  • Díaz Andrade, A. (2009). Interpretive research aiming at theory building: Adopting and adapting the case study design. The Qualitative Report, 14(1), pp. 42-60.
  • Díaz Andrade, A. (2002). Impact of institutions on the development of business organisations in Peru. Cuadernos de Difusión 7(12), pp. 83-101.


Book:

  • Díaz Andrade, A. (2009). Activators of information in the Peruvian rural Andes: A grounded theory analysis of the dissemination of computer-mediated information. Saarbrücken, Germany: VDM Verlag.


Book chapters:

  • Díaz Andrade, A. (2012). 2Touch: Managing creative people for innovation. In APEC Strengthening human resource management system of SMEs for facilitating successful trade and investment in APEC - Case book (pp. 107-121). Singapore: APEC Secretariat.
  • Díaz Andrade, A. (2011). Does IT help or not? Computers for development. In Steyn, J., van Belle, J. P. & Villanueva, E. (eds.), Development informatics and regional information technologies: Theory, practice and the digital divide – ICTs and sustainable solutions for the digital divide: Practical approaches, Vol. 2 (pp. 78-96). Hershey, PA, USA: IGI Global.
  • Díaz Andrade, A. (2010). Nothing to hide: Transparent intellectual assets management throughout the supply chain. In APEC Strategic intellectual asset management for emerging enterprises: Capacity building for successful entry to global supply chain – Case book (pp. 97-106). Singapore: APEC Secretariat.
  • Díaz Andrade, A. (2005). Journalism online in Peru. In Khosrow-Pour, M. (ed.), Encyclopaedia of information science and technology, Vol. 3 (pp. 1742-1746). Hershey, PA, USA: Idea Group Publishing.
  • Díaz Andrade, A. & Santana, M. (2004). Technological modernization at Peru’s Public Registries. In Khosrow-Pour, M. (ed.), Annals of cases on information technology 6th Volume (pp. 259-277). Hershey, PA, USA: Idea Group Publishing.
  • Díaz Andrade, A. & Santana, M. (2003). Electronic journalism in Peru. In Ditsa, G. (ed.), Information management: Support systems & multimedia technology (pp. 279-297). Hershey, PA, USA: IRM Press.
  • Serida, J., Santana, M., Morris, E. & Díaz Andrade, A. (2003). The QUIPUDATA case: Implementing a auality initiative in an IT organization. In Khosrow-Pour, M. (ed.), Annals of cases on information technology 5th Volume (pp. 504-520). Hershey, PA, USA: Idea Group Publishing.
  • Santana, M., Serida, J. & Díaz Andrade, A. (2002). Inca Foods: Reaching new customers worldwide. In Raisinghani, M. (ed.), Cases on worldwide e-commerce: Theory in action (pp. 113-134). Hershey, PA, USA: Idea Group Publishing.


Conference proceedings:

  • Díaz Andrade, A. & Techatassanasoontorn, A. A. (2015). The quest for autonomy in the workplace: ICT-mediated activities by professionals with sensory impairments. Proceedings of the 13th International Conference on Social Implications of Computers in Developing Countries (IFIP 9.4) - Openness in ICT4D: Critical reflections on future directions. May 20-22, Negombo, Sri Lanka.
  • Wanchai, P., Díaz Andrade, A. & Techatassanasoontorn, A. A. (2014). Dynamic process of user adaptation to complex mandatory information systems. Proceedings of JAIS Theory Development Workshop. Dec 14, Auckland, New Zealand.
  • Bayo Urban, I., Budd, J., Caidi, N., Changfoot, N., Díaz Andrade, A., Dosono, B., Gomez, R., Quan-Haase, A. & Wolske, M. (2014). Information and marginality: Ethical issues. Proceedings of iConference. Mar 4-7, Berlin, Germany.
  • Techatassanasoontorn, A. A., Díaz Andrade, A. & Wanchai, P. (2013). Mobility experiences in everyday life. Proceedings of JAIS Theory Development Workshop. Dec 15, Milan, Italy.
  • Sao, M. & Díaz Andrade, A. (2013). The encounter of new ICT tools and local traditions in rural Samoa. Proceedings of the 6th Annual SIG GlobDev Workshop. Dec 14, Milan, Italy.
  • Díaz Andrade, A. & Doolin, B. (2013). Affordances and agentic orientations: An examination of ICT4D users. Proceedings of the 6th Annual SIG GlobDev Workshop. Dec 14, Milan, Italy.
  • Díaz Andrade, A. (2013). The rear-view mirror and the periscope: The meaning of computer-mediated information for refugees. Proceedings of the 12th International Conference on Social Implications of Computers in Developing Countries (IFIP 9.4) - Into the future: Themes, insights and agendas for ICT4D research and practice. May 19-22, Ocho Rios, Jamaica.
  • Borrero, J. D., Díaz Andrade, A. & Urquhart, C. (2013). Social movement on the internet: Together alone or alone together. Proceedings of the 21st European Conference on Information Systems (ECIS) - Beyond borders. Jun 5-8, Utrecth, The Netherlands.
  • Díaz Andrade, A., Morales Tristán, O. & Robles Flores, J. A. (2012). Law, order and information technology: Crime report system at the Peruvian National Police Corps. Proceedings of the ICT Management for Global Competitiveness and Economic Growth in Emerging Economies Conference. September 17-18, Wroclaw, Poland.
  • Bromberg, N. R., Techatassanasoontorn, A. A. & Díaz Andrade, A. (2012). Using digital storytelling in information systems learning. Proceedings of the 16th Pacific Asia Conference on Information Systems (PACIS) - IS innovation in Pacific Asia. Jul 11-15, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam.
  • Ekundayo, S. M., Wang, W. & Díaz Andrade, A. (2012). The use of activity theory and its principle of contradictions to identify and analyse systemic tensions: The case of a virtual university and its partners. Proceedings of the International Conference on Information Resource Management (Conf-IRM). May 21-23, Vienna, Austria.
  • Huynh, P. T. & Díaz Andrade, A. (2012). Effects of web 2.0 experience on consumers' online purchase intention: The social networking and interaction orientation factors. Proceedings of the International Conference on Information Resource Management (Conf-IRM). May 21-23, Vienna, Austria.
  • Sao, M. & Díaz Andrade, A. (2012). ICT4D in Samoa: The interaction of offline traditions with online global trends. Proceedings of the International Conference on Information Resource Management (Conf-IRM). May 21-23, Vienna, Austria.
  • Joia, L. A., Davison, R. Díaz Andrade, A., Urquhart, C. & Kah, M. M. O. (2011). Self-marginalized or uninvited? The absence of indigenous researchers in the arena of globalized ICT4D research. Proceedings of the 32nd International Conference on Information Systems (ICIS) - East meets West: Connectivity and collaboration through effective information systems. Dec 4-7, Shanghai, China.
  • Hashim, K. F., Tan, F. & Díaz Andrade, A. (2011). Continuous knowledge contribution behavior in business online communities. Proceedings of the International Conference on Information Resource Management (Conf-IRM). Jun 12-14, Seoul, South Korea.
  • Díaz Andrade, A. & Urquhart, C. (2011). Understanding their own context: From mechanistic modernisation to digital 'bildung' in ICT for development initiatives. Proceedings of the 11th International Conference of the International Federation for Information Processing (IFIP) WG 9.4: Social Implications of Computers in Developing Countries – Partners for development: ICT actors and actions. May 22-25, Kathmandu, Nepal.
  • Díaz Andrade, A. & Urquhart, C. (2010). Unpacking the politics of ICT4D: Modernity at the expense of political liberty? Proceedings of the 16th American Conference on Information Systems (AMCIS): Sustainable IT collaboration around the globe. Aug 12-15, Lima Peru.
  • Díaz Andrade, A. (2010). Young adults’ social life through mobile phones: A space-time model. Proceedings of the International Conference on Information Resource Management (Conf-IRM). May 16-18, Montego Bay, Jamaica.
  • Díaz Andrade, A. & Arthanari, T. (2009). An unorthodox interpretive approach in information systems research: A picture is worth 1000 words. Proceedings of the 30th International Conference on Information Systems (ICIS): Doing IT research that matters. Dec 15-18, Phoenix, AZ, United States of America.
  • Díaz Andrade, A. & Urquhart, C. (2009). Mavens, mavericks and social connectors: Computer-mediated information seeking behaviour in rural societies. Proceedings of the 10th International Conference of the International Federation for Information Processing (IFIP) WG 9.4: Social Implications of Computers in Developing Countries – Assessing the contribution of ICT to development. May 26-28, Dubai, United Arab Emirates.
  • Díaz Andrade, A. (2007). Adapting and adopting the case study design: A reflective framework of grounded theory. Proceedings of QUALIT 07: From the margins to the mainstream. Nov 19-20, Wellington, New Zealand.
  • Díaz Andrade, A. & Urquhart, C. (2007). The value of extended networks: Information and communication technology intervention in rural Peru. Proceedings of the 9th International Conference of the International Federation for Information Processing (IFIP) WG 9.4: Social Implications of Computers in Developing Countries – Taking stock of e-development. May 28-30, Sao Paulo, Brazil.
  • Díaz Andrade, A. (2003). Opportunities and challenges for electronic commerce in Peru. Proceedings of the 14th Information Resource Management Association International Conference. May 18-21, Pennsylvania, PA, United States of America.
  • Díaz Andrade, A. (2002). Impact of institutions on the development of business organizations in Peru. Proceedings of the 7th International Western Academy of Management Conference. Jul 6-10, Lima, Peru.
  • Díaz Andrade, A. (2002). Peru’s experience in electronic journalism. Proceedings of the 13th Information Resources Management Association International Conference. May 19-22, Seattle, WA, United States of America.

Awards:


  • Emerging Researcher AUT Faculty of Business and Law Award (2010)
  • Nomination for The University of Auckland Best Doctoral Thesis (2008)
  • Nomination for the Doctoral Award at the International Conference on Information Systems – ICIS (2008)
  • Best presentation at The University of Auckland Business School PhD Conference (2006)
  • The University of Auckland Doctoral Scholarship (2006)
  • The University of Auckland International Doctoral Fees Bursary (2004)
  • Universidad ESAN Medal, MBA Class Honours (2000)
  • Argentinean Air Force Academy Latin American Friendship Award (1988)
  • Peruvian Air Force scholarship (1985)

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