Professor

Yukika AWAZU

Yukika AWAZU
Associate Professor
Ph.D. in Business - Bentley University
Track: Management of Information Systems
LEM Member
Education
  • 2013 : Ph.D. in Business, Bentley University, USA
  • 2002 : Master of Business Administration, University of Illinois at Chicago, USA
  • 2002 : Master of Arts (Economics), University of Illinois at Chicago, USA
Professional Experiences
Academic Experience
  • 2015 - 2016, Associate Professor and Head of Research, The Institute for Knowledge & Innovation South-East Asia, Bangkok University, Bangkok, Thailand
Scientific prizes and Awards
Honors
  • 2006 : Henry E. Rauch Doctoral Fellow , Bentley University
  • 1997 : H.B. Earhart (Student) Fellow of Hoover Institution, Stanford University
Published Papers in Refereed Journals
  • Mariano S., Awazu Y., (2017). The Role of Collaborative Knowledge Building in the Co-creation of Artifacts: Influencing Factors and Propositions, Journal of Knowledge Management, 21 (4) 779-795.
  • Mariano S., Awazu Y., (2016). Artifacts in knowledge management research: a systematic literature review and future research directions , Journal of Knowledge Management, 20 (6) 1333-1352.
  • Krishnamurthy R., Awazu Y., (2016). Liberating data for public value: The case of Data.gov, International Journal of Information Management, 36 (4) 668-672.
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  • Desouza K. C., Dombrowski C., Awazu Y., Baloh P., Papagari S., Jha S., Kim J. Y., (2014). Crafting organizational innovation processes, Innovation: Management, Policy & Practice, 11 (1) 6-33.
  • Braganza A., Awazu Y., Desouza K., (2009). Sustaining Innovation: The Challenges of Incumbents, Research Technology Management, 52 (4) 46-56.
  • Awazu Y., Baloh P., Desouza K., Wecht C., Kim J., Jha S., (2009). Information–Communication Technologies Open up Innovation, Research Technology Management, 52 (1) 51-58.
  • Desouza K., Awazu Y., Jha S., Dombrowski C., Papagari S., Baloh P., Kim J., (2008). Customer-Driven Innovation, Research Technology Management, 51 (3) 35-44.
  • Desouza K., Awazu Y., Kim J., (2008). Managing radical software engineering: leverage order and chaos, International Journal of Technology, Policy and Management, 8 (1) 22-40.
  • Desouza K., Awazu Y., Ramaprasad A., (2007). Modifications and innovations to technology artifacts, Technovation, 27 (4) 204-220.
  • Desouza K., Awazu Y., Wan Y., (2006). Factors governing the consumption of explicit knowledge, Journal of the American Society for Information Science and Technology, 57 (1) 36-43.
  • Desouza K.C., Awazu Y., Baloh P., (2006). Managing Knowledge in Global Software Development Efforts: Issues and Practices, IEEE Software, 23 (5) 30-37.
  • Desouza K., Awazu Y., (2006). Knowledge management at SMEs: five peculiarities, Journal of Knowledge Management, 10 (1) 32-43.
  • Awazu Y., (2006). Managing technology alliances: The case for knowledge management, International Journal of Information Management, 26 (6) 484-493.
  • Awazu Y., Desouza K. C., Tiwana A., (2006). Four dynamics for bringing use back into software reuse, Communications of the ACM, 49 (1) 96-100.
  • Desouza K., Awazu Y., (2005). Segment and destroy: the missing capabilities of knowledge management, Journal of Business Strategy, 26 (4) 46-52.
  • Desouza K., Awazu Y., (2005). Maintaining knowledge management systems: A strategic imperative, Journal of the American Society for Information Science and Technology, 56 (7) 765-768.
  • Desouza K., Awazu Y., (2005). What do they Know?, Business Strategy Review, 16 (1) 41-45.
  • Desouza K., Awazu Y., Yamakawa S., Umezawa M., (2005). Facilitating knowledge management through market mechanism, Knowledge and Process Management, 12 (2) 99-107.
  • Desouza K., Awazu Y., (2004). Need-to-Know: Organizational Knowledge and Management Perspective, Information·Knowledge·Systems Management, 4 (1) 1-14.
  • Desouza K., Awazu Y., (2004). Markets in Know-how, Business Strategy Review, 15 (3) 58-65.
  • Awazu Y., Desouza K., (2004). Open knowledge management: Lessons from the open source revolution, Journal of the American Society for Information Science and Technology, 55 (11) 1016-1019.
  • Awazu Y., Desouza K., (2004). The Knowledge Chiefs:, European Management Journal, 22 (3) 339-344.
  • Awazu Y., (2004). Informal Networks and Intelligence Activities: Some Management Propositions, Journal of Competitive Intelligence and Management, 2 (1) 16-24.
  • Awazu Y., Desouza K., Evaristo J., (2004). Stopping runaway IT projects, Business Horizons, 47 (1) 73-80.
  • Desouza K., Thomas D., Zhang Y., Awazu Y., (2004). Information integrity in healthcare enterprises: strategies for mitigation of medical errors, International Journal of Healthcare Technology and Management, 6 (2) 241.
  • Awazu Y., (2004). Informal network players, knowledge integration, and competitive advantage, Journal of Knowledge Management, 8 (3) 62-70.
  • Desouza K., Yamakawa S., Awazu Y., (2003). Pricing Organizational Knowledge: An Imperative, Ivey Business Journal, 67 (7) 1-5.
  • Desouza K.C., Awazu Y., (2003). Knowledge Management: HR Management Systems Can Help Track Distributed Information throughout the Organization, HR Magazine, 48 (11) 107-112.
  • Desouza K., Awazu Y., (2003). Constructing internal knowledge markets: considerations from mini cases, International Journal of Information Management, 23 (4) 345-353.
Books
  • Awazu Y., Desouza K., (2005) Engaged Knowledge Management: Engagement with New Realities, Palgrave Macmillan,, Hampshire.
Book Chapters
  • Awazu Y., Desouza K.C., (2005), Open Knowledge Management: Lessons from the Open Source Revolution, in: Effective Knowledge Management: Emerging Trends.
  • Awazu Y., Desouza K.C., (2005), Managing Knowledge in SMEs: What are Some Peculiarities?, in: Global Electronic Business: Opportunities and Directions.
  • Awazu Y., Desouza K.C., (2005), The Knowledge Chiefs: CKOs, CLOs, and CPOs, in: Effective Knowledge Management: Emerging Trends.
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  • Awazu Y., Yamakawa S., Umezawa M., (2005), Knowledge Markets, in: New Frontiers in Knowledge Management.
Peer Review Proceedings
  • Awazu Y., Newell S., (2013), Habitus, Resistance, and Change: Some Thoughts on Technology Implementation Practice, in: Proceedings of 2013 International Conference of Information Systems Association for Information Systems, pp..
  • Awazu Y., Newell S., (2010), The Mangle of Practice in ES Implementation: Material Knowing and Temporal Emergence, in: Proceedings of 2010 International Conference of Information Systems Association for Information Systems, pp..
  • Awazu Y., (2007), Studying the User-Centered Web 2.0 innovation: Informational, Social, and Political Perspectives, in: Proceedings of Diffusion Interest Group in Information Technology (DIGIT) 2007 Workshop Association for Information Systems, pp..
  • Baloh P., Desouza K.C., Awazu Y., Wecht C.H., Kim J., Jha S., (2007), Roles of Information Technology in Distributed and Open Innovation Process, in: Proceedings of the Thirteenth Americas Conference on Information Systems Association for Information Systems, pp.1505-1521.
  • Awazu Y., (2005), Determinants of Perceived Knowledge Quality in Software Engineering Organizations: A Preliminary Report, in: Proceedings of the 4th Annual ISOneWorld Conference Information Institute, pp..
  • Awazu Y., Desouza K., (2005), Managing Radical Software Engineers: Between Order and Chaos, in: Proceedings of the Workshop on Human and Social Factors of Software Engineering ACM, pp..
  • Desouza K.C., Dingsøyr T., Awazu Y., (2005), Experiences with Conducting Project Postmortems: Reports vs. Stories and Practitioner Perspective, in: Proceedings of the Thirty-Eight Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences (HICSS-38 IEEE Publishing, pp..
  • Awazu Y., (2005), Managing Technology Alliance: The Knowledge Component, in: Proceedings of the 4th Annual ISOneWorld Conference Information Institute, pp..
  • Awazu Y., Desouza K.C., (2005), The Missing Capabilities of Knowledge Management: Segmentation and Destruction, in: Proceedings of the Sixth European Conference on Organizational Knowledge, Learning, and Capabilities IKON, Warwick Business School, pp..
  • Awazu Y., (2004), Knowledge Management in Distributed Environments: Roles of Informal Network Players, in: Proceedings of the 37th Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences (HICSS-37) IEEE Computer Society, pp..
  • Desouza K.C., Awazu Y., Ramaprasad A., (2004), Modifications and Innovations to Technology Artifacts, in: Proceedings of Workshop of the Diffusion Interest Group in Information Technology (DIGIT) Meeting Association for Information Systems, pp..
  • Awazu Y., Desouza K.C., (2004), Modifications and Innovations to Technology Artifacts, in: Proceedings of Diffusion Interest Group in Information Technology (DIGIT) 2004 Workshop Association for Information Systems, pp..
  • Zhang Y., Thomas D., Awazu Y., Desouza K.C., (2003), Human-Machine Strategies for Decision Support, in: Proceedings of the 9th Americas Conference on Information Systems Association for Information Systems, pp..
  • Awazu Y., Desouza K.C., Hensgen T., (2003), The Role of Entropy in the Design of Management Support Systems, in: Proceedings of the Portland International Conference on Management of Engineering and Technology (PICMET-03) IEEE Publishing, pp..
  • Awazu Y., Desouza K.C., (2003), Dynamics of Knowledge Asset Consumption: Re-Use, Re-Design or Re-Discovery, in: Proceedings of 2003 International Institute for Operations Research and Management Sciences (INFORMS) Annual Meeting INFORMS Computing Society, pp..
  • Awazu Y., Desouza K.C., (2002), Knowledge Management: An Argument for Centralized Organizational Structures, in: Proceedings of 2002 International Institute for Operations Research and Management Sciences (INFORMS) Annual Meeting INFORMS Computing Society, pp..
Research fields
  • Digital Strategies, Global Digital Strategies, Knowledge Management and Innovation, Human Computer Interactions, Social Media Strategies, Cognitive Computing and AI, and Fitness & Sports Innovations
  • Digital Transformation, Cognitive Computing Systems, Public-secor Innovation, Global Digital Strategies & Strategic Alliances, Knowledge Management & Innovation, Cyborg Ontology & Practice Research, and Mnemonic objects use in Knowledge Sharing and Learning
Teaching
Grande Ecole Program:
  • Digital strategies and global issues
  • Management of information systems
  • Mis research methodology
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