Researcher

Dr Carmen Leong

My Expertise

  • I research about digital platforms that connects providers and consumers in a marketplace and how some would excel
  • I also studied about technology-enabled social movements particularly on how the grassroots people make an influence via technology like social media

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Biography

My research interests include digitally enabled strategic transformation in organisations and digital empowerment in social studies. In the past few years, I have conducted case study research in China, Malaysia, Indonesia, Thailand and Germany. I have published in premier IS journals including MIS Quarterly, Journal of Association Information Systems, European Journal of Information Systems and in premier IS conference papers (ICIS, ECIS). I...view more

My research interests include digitally enabled strategic transformation in organisations and digital empowerment in social studies. In the past few years, I have conducted case study research in China, Malaysia, Indonesia, Thailand and Germany. I have published in premier IS journals including MIS Quarterly, Journal of Association Information Systems, European Journal of Information Systems and in premier IS conference papers (ICIS, ECIS). I received my PhD degree from The National University of Singapore. Prior to entering academia, I worked in the private and public sectors in Singapore and Malaysia. I was the recipient of NUS President's Graduate Fellowship and was listed in the Top 200 Scholars 2015-2017 AIS Research Ranking. 

 


My Research Activities

My research revolves around the role of technology in economic sustainability, social sustainability and environmental sustainability. My research projects include those of:

  • Digital empowerment and inclusive development
  • Creative economy and technology in emerging economies
  • Platform and digital ecosystem
  • Emerging digital phenomenon e.g., FinTech, Korean Wave

My Research Supervision


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Areas of supervision

My areas of expertise are in conducting qualitative research including case study and action research to understand technology's role in transforming businesses and society. I have experience in researching about interesting and innovative application of technology in China and Southeast Asia. Below are some of the recent topics I am working on:

 

  • Digital empowerment and inclusive development
  • Creative economy and technology in emerging economies
  • Platform and digital ecosystem
  • Emerging digital phenomenon e.g., FinTech, Korean Wave

Currently supervising

  • Vivian Zhou, Managing interdependencies in digital platforms
  • Angtyasti Jiwasiddi, Digital nomadism

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+61 2 9385 9466
+61 2 9662 4061

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