Prof. LIM Kai Hin (林開)

Ph.D. - Business Administration (Management Information Systems) (University of British Columbia) 
M.A. - Management Science/Management Information Systems (University of Nebraska, USA) 
B.S.(Honors) - Mathematics and Economics (University of Minnesota) 

Visiting address
LAU-6-245
Phone: +852 34428045

Author IDs

Biography

Kai H. Lim, ChairProfessor of Information Technology Innovation and Management and Director of Research and Ph.D. Program at the Information Systems Department, City University of Hong Kong. His research interests include e-Health, cross-cultural issues related to information systems management, IT-enable business strategy, e-commerce, social media, mobile commerce and human-computer interactions.  He is currently serving his second term as a Senior Editor of MIS Quarterlyand has served on the editorial board of ISR, MISQ, and JAIS.  His research has appeared in MIS Quarterly, ISR, JMIS, and JAIS. Prior to joining CityU, he was on the faculty of Case Western Reserve University and the University of Hawaii. He has won numerous teaching and research awards, and is one of the top-ranking teachers teaching in the CityU’s EMBA program.  He has conducted executive training in Beijing, Guangzhou, Shanghai, and Hong Kong.  He is also an Honorary Professor at Fudan University, China.

Qualifications/Experiences

Faculty Positions

Period

Department - Institution

Position

7/2015 - Now

Information Systems - City University of Hong Kong

Chair Professor of Information Technology Innovation and Management

9/2007 - 6/2015

Information Systems - City University of Hong Kong

Professor

1/2010 - 6/2010

Department of Management Information Systems - National Sun Yat-sen University, Taiwan

Visiting Professor

9/2009 - 12/2009

Department of Management Science and Engineering - Tsinghua University

Visiting Professor

7/2000 - 8/2007

Information Systems - City University of Hong Kong

Associate Professor

8/2004 - 12/2004

Department of Information Systems - National University of Singapore

Visiting Fellow

7/1998 - 7/2000

Management Information and Decision Systems Department - Case Western Reserve University

Assistant Professor

1/1996 - 7/1998

Information Technology Management Department - University of Hawaii

Assistant Professor

Research Interests/Areas

  • Management of IT resources
  • Cross-cultural issues in Information Systems management and implementation
  • Human-computer interaction
  • Adoption of electronic commerce
  • Mobile Commerce
  • e-Health

Services in CityU

Period

Name

Position

8/2011 - Now

Department Research Committee and Ph.D. Program

Chair and Director

9/2007 - Now

Departmental Executive Committee

Member

2007 - Now

College of Business EMBA Program Management Team

Member

7/2005 - 6/2015

University Cultural and Sports Committee

Member

7/2011 - 6/2013

Campus Space and Accommodation Sub-Committee

Member

9/2007 - 8/2009

Departmental Staffing Committee

Member

9/2006 - 8/2007

Information Systems Research Seminar

Organizer

2/2002 - 10/2005

BBA-IS

Program Leader

2/2002 - 10/2005

Departmental Executive Committee

Member

Editor or Editorial Membership

Period

Organiser

Country

Role

1/2011 - Now

Management Information Systems Quarterly (MISQ)

United States of America

Senior Editor

2007-2011

Information Systems Research (ISR)

United States of America

Associate Editor

2002 - 2011

The Journal of the Association for Information Systems (JAIS)

United States of America

Associate Editor

2005

Management Information Systems Quarterly (MISQ)

United States of America

Guest Associate Editor (Special Issue)

2001-2004

Management Information Systems Quarterly (MISQ)

United States of America

Associate Editor

2001

Information Systems Research (ISR)

United States of America

Guest Associate Editor

Activities

Examination (for external institution)

Period

Client

Country

Role

9/2011 - 2/2014

The Open University of Hong Kong

China (Hong Kong)

External Course Examiner

9/2001 - 5/2005

Staffordshire University (SCOPE)

China/Hong Kong

Supervised student projects

9/2003 - 5/2004

The Open University of Hong Kong

China/Hong Kong

External Course Examiner

Participating in or organising a conference / an event

Period

Organiser

Country

Role

2013 - Now

International Conference on Information Systems

United States of America

Member, Program Committee

2011

International Conference on Information Systems (ICIS)

United States of America

Member, Program Committee

2004 - 2008

Executive Committee of Pacific Asia Conference on Information Systems (PACIS)

 

Member of Executive Committee

2005

Pacific Asia Conference on Information Systems (PACIS)

 

Member, Conference Committee

2004

International Conference on Information Systems (ICIS)

United States of America

Member, Program Committee

Prizes/Honours

Awards

Award Title

Institution

College of Business Faculty Development Award (EMBA/MBA Teaching Excellence)

City University of Hong Kong

Honored Professor

Fudan University

College of Business Research Excellence Award

City University of Hong Kong

Honored Professor

Wuhan University

College of Business Junior Faculty Research Excellence Award

City University of Hong Kong

Teching Excellence Award 2002/03

City University of Hong Kong