“The joy of discovery is certainly the liveliest that the mind of man can ever feel”

— Claude Bernard


  • Turel, O. (forthcoming) Untangling the complex role of guilt in rational decisions to discontinue the use of an hedonic IS. European Journal of Information Systems, (accepted May 9, 2016)

  • Turel, O. (2015) Quitting the use of a habituated hedonic information system: A theoretical model and empirical examination of Facebook users. European Journal of Information Systems, 24 (4), pp. 431-446

  • Tarafdar, M., D’Arcy J., Turel, O., and Gupta, A., (2015) The Dark Side of IT: Is overuse of information technology sapping your employees’ productivity, innovation, and well-being? MIT Sloan Management Review, 56 (2), pp. 61-70, Winter

  • Tarafdar, M., Gupta, A., and Turel, O. (2015) Editorial: Introduction to the special issue on ‘dark side of information technology use’ – part two. Information Systems Journal, 25 (4), pp. 315-317

  • Tarafdar, M., Gupta, A., and Turel, O. (2015) Editorial: Special Issue on “dark side of information technology use”: An Introduction and a framework for research. Information Systems Journal, 25 (3), pp. 161-170

  • Turel, O., and Bart, C. (2014) Board-level IT governance and organizational performance, European Journal of Information Systems, 23 (2), pp. 223-239

  • Tarafdar, M., Gupta, A., and Turel, O. (2013) The dark side of information technology use (CFP). Information Systems Journal, 23 (3), pp. 269-275

  • Turel, O., and Serenko, A. (2012) The benefits and dangers of enjoyment with social networking websites. European Journal of Information Systems, 21 (5), pp. 512–528

  • Xu, Z., Turel, O., and Yuan, Y. (2012) Online game addiction among adolescents: Motivation and prevention factors. European Journal of Information Systems, 21 (3), pp.321-340

  • Turel, O., Serenko, A. and Giles, p. (2011) Integrating technology addiction and use: An empirical investigation of online auction users, MIS Quarterly, 35 (4), pp. 1043-1061/December

  • Turel, O. Yuan, Y. and Connelly, C. (2008) In justice we trust: Predicting user acceptance of e-Customer Services. Journal of Management Information Systems, 24 (4), pp. 123-151, Spring.




  • Soper, D. S., & Turel, O. (2016). Theory in North American Information Systems Research: A Culturomic Analysis. Communications of the Association for Information Systems, 38(1, Article 26), 1-25.

  • Soper, D., and Turel, O. (2012) An n-Gram analysis of Communications 2000–2010. Communications of the ACM, 55 (5), pp. 81-87

  • Drezner, Z., and Turel, O. (2011) Normalizing Variables with Too-Frequent Values Using a Kolmogorov-Smirnov Test: A Practical Approach. Computers & Industrial Engineering, 61 (4), pp.1240-1244

  • Drezner, Z., Turel, O., and Zerom, D. (2010) A modified Kolmogorov-Smirnov test for normality. Communications in Statistics - Simulation and Computation, 39 (4), pp. 693-704, Apr.

  • Serenko, A. and Turel, O. (2007) Are MIS research instruments stable? An exploratory reconsideration of the computer playfulness scale. Information & Management, 44 (8), pp. 657-665.

  • Turel, O. (2010) Interdependence issues in analyzing negotiation data. Group Decision and Negotiation. 19 (2), pp. 111–125, Mar.


  • Khanin, D. and Turel, O. (2015) Conflicts and regrets in the venture capitalist-entrepreneur relationship. Journal of Small Business Management, 53 (4), pp. 949-969

  • Khanin, D., and Turel, O. (Forthcoming) VC-CEO conflicts and counterfactual thinking. Journal of Private Equity, (Accepted Feb.8, 2012)

  • Khanin, D. and Turel, O. (2013) Conflicts between venture capitalists and CEOs of their portfolio companies. Journal of Small Business Strategy, 23 (1), pp. 31-54

  • Khanin, D., Turel, O. and Mahto, R.V. (2012) How to Increase Job Satisfaction and Reduce Turnover Intentions in the Family Firm: The Family-Business Embeddedness Perspective. Family Business Review, 25 (4), pp. 391-408

  • Khanin, D., and Turel, O. (2012) Short-termism, long-termism, and regulatory focus in venture capitalists’ investment decisions. Venture Capital, 14 (1), pp. 61-76

  • Khanin, D., Baum, J.R., Turel O., and Mahto, R.V. (2009) Are some venture capitalists more likely than others to replace the founder-CEO? Journal of Private Equity, 12 (2), pp. 19-29, Spring


  • Connely, C.E., Ford, D.P., Turel, O., Gallupe, B., and Zweig, D. (2013) "I'm busy (and competitive)!"Antecedent of knowledge sharing under pressure. Journal of Knowledge Management Research & Practice

  • Turel, O., Connelly, C.E., and Fisk, G.M. (2013) Service with an e-smile: Employee authenticity and customer use of web-based support services. Information & Management, 50 (2-3), pp. 98-104

  • Turel, O. and Connelly C.E. (2013) Too busy to help: Antecedents and outcomes of interactional justice. International Journal of Information Management, 33 (4), pp. 674-683

  • Turel, O., Connelly, C. (2012) Team spirit: The influence of psychological collectivism on the usage of e-collaboration tools. Group Decision and Negotiation, 21 (5), pp. 703-725

  • Turel, O. and Zhang, Y. (2011) Should I e-collaborate with this group? A multilevel model of usage intention,. Information & Management, 48 (1), 62-68

  • Turel, O. and Zhang, Y. (2010) Does virtual team composition matter? Trait and problem-solving configurations effects on team performance. Behaviour & Information Technology, 29 (4), pp. 363-375, July-August

  • Turel, O. and Yuan, Y. (2008) You can’t shake hands with clenched fists: Potential effects of trust assessments on the adoption of e-negotiation service. Group Decision and Negotiation, 17 (2), pp. 141-155, March.

  • Yuan, Y. and Turel, O. (2008) E-negotiations: bridging the practical divide—introduction to the special issue. Group Decision and Negotiation. 17 (2), pp. 107-109, March (Invited article)

  • Turel, O. and Yuan, Y. (2007) Online Dispute Resolution services for electronic markets: A user centric research agenda. International Journal of e-Business, 5 (6), pp. 590-603, Dec.


  • Bart, C.K., and Turel, O. (2010) IT and the Board of Directors: An Empirical Investigation into the ‘Governance Questions’ Canadian Directors Ask about IT. Journal of Information Systems, 24 (2), pp. 147-172, Fall

  • Bart, C.K., and Turel, O. (2009) The role of the board in IT governance: Current and desired oversight practices. International Journal of Business Governance and Ethics, 4 (4), pp. 316-329


  • Cocosila, M., and Turel, O. (forthcoming) A dual-risk model of user adoption of mobile-based smoking cessation support services, Behaviour & Information Technology (Accepted June 17, 2015)

  • Wang, Y., Yuan, Y., Turel, O., and Tu, Z. (2015) Understanding the development and diffusion of mobile commerce technologies in China: A biographical study with An Actor-Network Theory perspective, International Journal of e-Commerce, 19 (4), pp. 47-76

  • Turel, O., Gefen, D. (2013) The dual role of trust in system use. Journal of Computer Information Systems. 54 (1), pp. 2-10

  • Turel, O., Serenko, A. and Bontis, N. (2010) User acceptance of hedonic digital artifacts: A theory of consumption values perspective. Information & Management, 47 (1), pp. 53-59, Jan.

  • Serenko, A. and Turel, O. (2010) Rigor and Relevance: The Application of the Critical Incident Technique to Investigate Email Usage. Journal of Organizational Computing and Electronic Commerce, 20 (2), pp. 182.-207, Apr.

  • Cocosila, M., Turel, O. Archer, N., and Yuan, Y. (2007). Perceived health risks of 3G cell-phones: Do users care? Communications of the ACM, 50 (6), pp. 89-93.

  • Turel, O. Yuan, Y. and Rose, J. (2007) Antecedents of attitude towards online mediation. Group Decision and Negotiation, 16 (6), pp. 539-552 

  • Turel, O., Serenko, A. and Bontis, N. (2007) User acceptance of wireless Short Messaging Services: Deconstructing perceived value. Information & Management, 44 (1), pp 63-73, January.

  • Turel, O. and Yuan, Y. (2007) User acceptance of web based negotiation support systems: The role of perceived intention of the negotiating partner to negotiate online. Group Decision and Negotiation, 16 (5), pp. 451-468, Sep.

  • Turel, O. and Serenko, A. (2006). Satisfaction with mobile services in Canada: An empirical investigation. Telecommunications Policy, 30 (5-6), pp. 314-331, June-July.

  • Turel, O. (2006). Contextual effects on the usability dimensions of mobile Value Added Services: A conceptual framework. International Journal of Mobile Communications, 4 (3), pp. 309-332.

  • Turel, O. Serenko, A. Detlor, B. Collan, M. Nam, I. and Puhakainen, J. (2006) Investigating the determinants of satisfaction and usage of mobile IT services in four countries. Journal of Global Information Technology Management, 9 (4), pp. 6-27

  • Dow, K. Serenko, A. Turel, O. and Wong, J. (2006). Antecedents and consequences of user satisfaction with email systems. International Journal of E-Collaboration, 2 (2), pp. 46-64, April-June.

  • Serenko, A., Turel, O. and Yol, S. (2006). Moderating Roles of User Demographics in the American Customer Satisfaction Model within the Context of Mobile Services. Journal of Information Technology Management 17(4), pp. 20-32, December.


  • Turel, O. and Kapoor B. (Forthcoming) A business analytics maturity perspective on the gap between business schools and presumed industry needs. Communications of the AIS. (Accepted Apr. 05, 2016).

  • Schejter, A.M., Serenko, A., Turel, O., and Zahaf, M. (2010) Policy implications of market segmentation as a determinant of fixed-mobile service substitution: What it means for carriers and policymakers. Telematics and Informatics. 27 (1), pp. 90-102, Jan.

  • Cocosila, M., Serenko, A., and Turel. O. (2011). Exploring the Management Information Systems Discipline: A Scientometric Study of ICIS, PACIS and ASAC. Scientometrics, 87 (1), pp. 1-16

  • Serenko, A., Cocosila, M. and Turel. O. (2008). The state and evolution of Information Systems research in Canada: A scientometric analysis. Canadian Journal of Administrative Sciences. 25 (4), pp. 279-294, Dec.

  • Turel, O. and Yuan, Y. (2006). Investigating the dynamics of the m-commerce value system: A comparative viewpoint. International Journal of Mobile Communications, 4 (5), pp. 532-557.

  • Turel, O. and Yuan, Y. (2006). Trajectories for driving the diffusion of e-negotiation service providers in supply chains: An action research approach. Journal of Internet Commerce, 5 (4), pp. 125-149, December.

  • Detlor, B., Ruhi, U., Turel, O., Bergeron, P., Choo, C.W., Heaton, L., Paquette, S. (2006). The Effect of Knowledge Management Context on Knowledge Management Practices: An Empirical Investigation. Electronic Journal of Knowledge Management, 4 (2), pp. 131-142, March

  • Ruhi, U. and Turel, O. (2005). Driving visibility, velocity and versatility: The role of mobile technologies in supply chain management. Journal of Internet Commerce, 4 (3), pp. 97-119, December.