Expertise

  • Information Systems, Strategy, Innovation

Research Interests

  • Innovation, Strategy, Culture, and Leadership in Technology, Mobile Strategy of Ecosystem, Strategy of Mobile Application Development, Food Tracking and Information, Aging Population, Consumer Behavior Culture, Big Data, Data Analytics, Information Systems
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Donald Louis Amoroso, PhD

Adjunct Faculty
Department of Analytics, Information and Operations

Academic Background

  • Ph.D. in Management Information Systems, University of Georgia (USA)
  • Master of Business Administration, University of Georgia (USA)
  • Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, Major in Finance, Old Dominion University (USA)

Professional Experience

  • Senior Director, Enterprise Solutions, General Electric (GE)
  • Partner, Gartner Group
  • Assistant Treasurer, University of Virginia
  • Engineering Planner, Grumman Aerospace
  • President, Founder, Axcell, LLC
  • Lowder-Weil Endowed Chair of Innovation and Strategy, Auburn University Montgomery
  • Department Chair, Information Systems, Kennesaw State University
  • Associate Professor, Information Systems, San Diego State University
  • Assistant Professor, Information Systems, University of Colorado
  • Associate Editor, Journal of E-Adoption
  • Associate Editor, Information Systems Management Journal

Affiliations, Awards, and Honors

  • Member, Association for Information Systems

Select Publications

Peer Reviewed Journal Articles and Other Publications:

  • Amoroso, D. and F. Roman. “CSR in Japan: A Comparison with China and the Philippines,” Japan Information Systems Management Symposium, Tokyo, Japan, March 23, 2017.
  • Amoroso, L. D, P. Ackaradejruangsri, and R. Lim. (2017). “The Impact of Inertia as Mediator and Antecedent on Consumer Loyalty and Continuance Intention,” International Journal of Customer Relationship Marketing and Management, Volume 8, Number 2.
  • Amoroso, L. D, and P. Ackaradejruangsri. (2016). “Exploring the Adoption of Mobile Technologies in Thailand: Development of a Research Model,” Journal of Business Management and Research.   
  • Amoroso, D. and R. Lim. (2016). “Exploring the Personal Innovativeness Construct: The Roles of Ease of Use, Satisfaction and Attitudes,” Asian Pacific Journal for Information Systems, 25(4), December 2015.
  • Amoroso, D. and F. Roman. (2015). “Corporate Social Responsibility and Purchase Intention: The Roles of Loyalty, Advocacy, and Quality of Life in the Philippines, International Journal of Management, 4(1), January 2015.
  • Amoroso, D. and R. Lim, (2014). “Innovativeness of Consumers in the Adoption of Mobile Technology in the Philippines,” International Journal of Economics, Commerce and Management, Volume 2, Issue 1, 2014.  
  • Ogawa, M., Tanaka, A., Noda, K., Kawai, A. and Amoroso, D. (2014). “Co-Creation Between Food Allergy Customers and Restaurants Using Mobile Devices,” refereed book chapter, IGI Inventive Approaches for Technology Integration and Information Resources Management, IGI Global, 2014.
  • Miyagawa, S., S. Yamasaki, K. E. Uchiyama, and D. Amoroso (2014). “Framework for Information Sharing with Privacy and Priority Control in Long-term Care,” International Journal of E-Health and Medical Communications, 2014.   
  • Amoroso, D. (2013). “The Importance of Institution-Based Trust in Mobile Adoption with Online Shopping Applications,” International Journal of Technology Diffusion, Volume 4, Number 4, October- December 2013.
  • Amoroso, D. and T. Mukahi (2013). “An Examination of Consumers’ High and Low Trust as Constructs for Predicting Online Shopping Behavior,” Journal of Electronic Commerce in Organizations, Volume 11, Number 1, January-March 2013.
  • Amoroso, D. and M. Ogawa (2013). “Comparing mobile and PC Internet adoption factors of loyalty and satisfaction with online shopping consumers,” International Journal of E-Business Research, Volume 9, Number 2, April-June 2013.
  • Amoroso, D. and R. Watanabe (2012). “Building a Research Model for Mobile Wallet Consumer Adoption: the Case of Mobile Suica in Japan,” Journal of Theoretical and Applied Electronic Commerce Research, Volume 7, Number 1, April 2012.
  • Ogawa, M., Tanaka, A., Noda, K., Kawai, A. and Amoroso, D. (2012). “Food Allergy Information Collected at Restaurants Using Mobile Devices to Enhance Communication Support,” International Journal of E-Business Research, Volume 8, Number 3, September 2012.
  • Amoroso, D. and M. Ogawa (2011). “Japan’s Model of Mobile Ecosystem Success: The Case of NTT DoCoMo,” Journal of Emerging Knowledge on Emerging Markets, Volume 3, November 2011.
  • Amoroso, D. and S. Hunsinger (2009). “Measuring the Acceptance of Internet Technology by consumers,” International Journal of e-Adoption, Volume 1, Number 1, Fall 2009.
  • Amoroso, D. and S. Hunsinger (2009). “Understanding Consumers’ Acceptance of Online Purchasing,” Journal of Information Technology Management, Volume 20, Number 1, Winter 2009.
  • Amoroso, D. and S. Hunsinger (2009). “Analysis of the Factors that Influence Online Purchasing,” Journal of Information Systems Applied Research, Volume 2, Number 1, http://jisar.org/2/1/, May 18, 2009.

Books

  • Amoroso, D. “Social Responsibility: Doing the Right Thing,” CIO Insight, September 10, 2008.
  • Turban, et al. Information Technology for Management, 6th Edition, Wiley, (4 chapters), 2007.
  • Amoroso, D. (editor) IEEE: PRIISM '96 Conference Proceedings, published at the PRIISM Operational Headquarters, University of Colorado, December 1995.
  • Amoroso, D. (editor) IEEE: PRIISM '95 Conference Proceedings, published at the PRIISM Operational Headquarters, University of Colorado, December 1994.
  • Amoroso, D. Using Lotus 1-2-3 for Windows 4.0 to Make Managerial Decisions, McGraw-Hill, 1994.
  • Amoroso, D. Using QBASIC, Irwin, 1994.
  • Amoroso, D. (editor) IEEE: PRIISM '94 Conference Proceedings, published at the PRIISM Operational Headquarters, University of Colorado, December 1993.
  • Amoroso, D. Using Lotus 1-2-3 to Make Management Decisions, McGraw-Hill, 1993.
  • Khosrowpour, M. and D. Amoroso.  Managing Microcomputer Technology as an Organizational Resource, Idea Group Publishing, Pennsylvania State, 1991.

Refereed Chapters:

  • Amoroso, D., F. Roman, and R. Morco, “E-Commerce Online Purchase Intention: Importance of Corporate Social Responsibility Issues,” Encyclopedia of E-Commerce, IGI Publishers, Hershey, Pennsylvania, October 2015.
  • Amoroso, D. and R. Lim. (2015). “Why are Filipino Consumers Strong Adopters of Mobile Applications,” refereed book chapter, Business Technologies in Contemporary Organizations: Adoption, Assimilation, and Institutionalization, Chapter 11, IGI Global, 2015.
  • Amoroso, D., T. Mukahi, and M. Ogawa. “Impact of General Social Media Experience on Usefulness for Business in the Workplace,” refereed book chapter, Integrating Social Media into Business Practice, Applications, Management, and Models, Chapter 2, IGI, 2014.
  • Amoroso, D. and S. Hunsinger (2011). “Model for Understanding Consumer Adoption of Online Technologies”, E-adoption and Socio-Economic Impacts: Emerging Infrastructural Effects” IGI Press, 2011.

Peer Reviewed Proceedings from scholarly and professional meetings/conferences:

  • Amoroso, D. and F. Roman. “CSR Perceptions on Consumers’ Repurchase Intention: Comparison of Japan, China, and the United States,” International Conference on Business and Social Science,” Nagoya, Japan, March 29-31, 2017.
  • Amoroso, D. “Innovation in ASEAN 2025,” International Conference on Business and Social Science,” Nagoya, Japan, March 29-31, 2017.
  • Amoroso, D., R. Lim, and O. Sato. “Comparison of Innovation Strategies in Japanese and Filipino Telecom Companies,” Japan Society for Information and Management, May 21, 2016, Tokyo, Japan.
  • Amoroso, D. and P. Ackaradejruangsri, “Exploring the Adoption of Mobile Technologies in Thailand: Development of a Research Model,” 2016 APCSSM Conference, January 18-20, 2016, Cebu, Philippines.
  • Bogale, M., D. Amoroso, and J. Kinfu. “The Impact of IT Governance on Company Performance in Ethiopian Financial Industry,” IEEE Africon 2015, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, September 14-17, 2015.
  • Amoroso, D., R. Lim, P. Ackaradejruangsri, and Osam Sato, “The Ease of Use Construct: Why Japanese Consumers Like Complex Mobile Applications,” JASMIN 2015, Tokyo, Japan, May 30-June 1, 2015.
  • Amoroso, D. “Practices/Approaches in ASEAN Integration “ 17th PSITE National Convention, Grand Menseng Hotel, Davao City, Philippines, February 27 – March 1, 2015.
  • Amoroso, D. “Understanding the Chinese Consumer: A Study of Technology Acceptance by Chinese Consumers,” Confucius Institute Conference on Business in China, Montgomery, Alabama, November 7, 2014.
  • Presentation: “Making Innovation Work: Strategies from C-Level Executives,” The Economic Forum Conference, Montgomery, Alabama, November 6, 2014.
  • Amoroso, D. and R. Lim. “The Adoption of Mobile Technology in the Philippines: Structural Equation Model Analysis,” De La Salle University, Manila, Philippines, March 16, 2014.
  • Amoroso, D. and R. Lim. “The Philippines Innovation Program “ PSITE National Convention, Crown Legacy Hotel, Baguio City, Philippines, February 27 – March 1, 2014.
  • Amoroso, D. and M. Ogawa. “Comparing Innovation Approaches in Japan and the United States: An Interview with NTT DoCoMo’s Founder” Asia Network for Learning, Innovation, and Competence Building Systems Conference, Manila, Philippines, October 4-5, 2013.
  • Amoroso, D. C. Clark, O. Sato, and M. Rollins (2012). “Adoption of Mobile Banking: Development of a Research Model” JASMIN Conference, Tokyo Keisai University, Japan, May 12-13, 2013.
  • Amoroso, D. M. Ogawa, and T. Mukahi (2012). “Differences Between Japan and the United States Adoption of Mobile and PC Applications,” JASMIN Conference, Tokyo Keisai University, Japan, May 12-13, 2013.
  • Ogawa, M., D. Amoroso, T. Mukahi, M. Tanabu, and O. Sato (2012). “Social Media Use at Work: Comparison of the United States and Japan,” JASMIN Conference, Tokyo Keisai University, Japan, May 12-13, 2013.
  • Lessa, L., S. Negash, and D. Amoroso. “Acceptance of WoredaNet E-Government Services in Ethiopia: Applying the UTAUT Model,” AMCIS 2011 Proceedings, Detroit, USA, August 2011.
  • Amoroso, D., N. Amoroso, and A. Orita. (2011). “Social Media Use by American-born versus Japanese-born Respondents:  Is There a Difference?” JASMIN Conference, Matsuyama, Japan, October 29-30, 2011.
  • Amoroso, D. and M. Ogawa (2011). “Factors of Mobile Ecosystem Success in Japan: An Interview with i-Mode Founder.” JASMIN Conference, Matsuyama, Japan, October 29-30, 2011.
  • Amoroso, D. and R. Watanabe (2010) “Mobile Payment Industry: Toward a Comprehensive Research Model,” JASMIN Conference, Nagoya, Japan, November 6-7, 2010.
  • Amoroso, D. and M. Ogawa (2010) “Adoption of Mobile and Internet Applications in Japan and the United States,” JASMIN Conference, Chukyo University, Nagoya, Japan, November 6-7, 2010.
  • Amoroso, D. and T. Muhaki (2010) “An Examination of Consumers’ High and Low Trust as Constructs for Predicting Online Shopping Behavior,” JASMIN Conference, Chukyo University, Nagoya, Japan, November 6-7, 2010.
  • Amoroso, D. and A. Small (2009) “Exploring Innovation in Mobile Technology: A Comparison Between U.S. and Japan, JASMIN Conference, Tokyo Tech, Tokyo, June 5-6, 2010.
  • Presentation: “CSR Perceptions on Consumers’ Repurchase Intention: Comparison of Japan, China, and the United States,” International Conference on Business and Social Science,” Nagoya, Japan, March 29-31, 2017.    
  • Presentation: “Innovation in ASEAN 2025,” International Conference on Business and Social Science,” Nagoya, Japan, March 29-31, 2017
  • Presentation: “Why Japanese consumers like complex mobile apps,” Japan Society for Information and Management, May 21, 2016, Tokyo, Japan.
  • Presentation: “Exploring the Adoption of Mobile Technologies in Thailand: Development of a Research Model,” 2016 APCSSM Conference, January 18-20, 2016, Cebu, Philippines.
  • Presentation: “How ASEAN is Changing How We Do Business in the Philippines,” Premier Elite Institute, Philippine Institute of Industrial Engineers, Davao City, Philippines, October 24, 2015.
  • Presentation: “Innovation Tools to Enhance Creativity,” Premier Elite Institute, Philippine Institute of Industrial Engineers, Davao City, Philippines, October 24, 2015.
  • Presentation: “Making Innovation Work: Top Seven Outcomes of Success,” PMI, Montgomery, Alabama, October 8, 2015.
  • Presentation: “Practices / Approaches in ASEAN Integration,” 17th PSITE National Conference, Davao City, Philippines, February 25-28, 2015.
  • Presentation: “Understanding the Chinese Consumer: A Study of Technology Acceptance by Chinese Consumers,” Confucius Institute Conference on Business in China, Montgomery, Alabama, November 7, 2014.
  • Presentation: “Making Innovation Work: Strategies from C-Level Executives,” The 37th Economic Forum Conference, Wynlakes Country Club, Montgomery, Alabama, November 6, 2014.
  • Presentation: “The Adoption of Mobile Technology in the Philippines: Structural Equation Model Analysis,” De La Salle University, Manila, Philippines, March 16, 2014.
  • Presentation: “The Philippines Innovation Program “ PSITE National Convention, Crown Legacy Hotel, Baguio City, Philippines, February 27 – March 1, 2014.
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  • Presentation:  Comparing Innovation Approaches in Japan and the United States: An Interview with NTT DoCoMo’s Founder” Asia Network for Learning, Innovation, and Competence Building Systems Conference, Manila, Philippines, October 4-5, 2012.
  • Presentation: “Adoption of Mobile Banking: Development of a Research Model” JASMIN Conference, Tokyo Keisai University, Japan, May 12-13, 2012.
  • Presentation: “Differences Between Japan and the United States Adoption of Mobile and PC Applications,” JASMIN Conference, Tokyo Keisai University, Japan, May 12-13, 2012.
  • Presentation: “Social Media Use at Work: Comparison of the United States and Japan,” JASMIN Conference, Tokyo Keisai University, Japan, May 12-13, 2012.
  • Presentation: “Social Media Use by American-born versus Japanese-born Respondents:  Is There a Difference?” JASMIN Conference, Matsuyama, Japan, October 29-30, 2011.
  • Presentation: “Factors of Mobile Ecosystem Success in Japan - An Interview with i-Mode Founder.” JASMIN Conference, Matsuyama, Japan, October 29-30, 2011.
  • Presentation: “Mobile Payment Industry: Toward a Comprehensive Research Model,” JASMIN Conference, Nagoya, Japan, November 6-7, 2010.
  • Presentation: “Adoption of Mobile and Internet Applications in Japan and the United States,” JASMIN Conference, Chukyo University, Nagoya, Japan, November 6-7, 2010.
  • Presentation: “オAn Examination of Consumers’ High and Low Trust as Constructs for Predicting Online Shopping Behavior,” JASMIN Conference, Chukyo University, Nagoya, Japan, November 6-7, 2010.
  • Presentation: “Exploring Innovation in Mobile Technology: A Comparison Between U.S. and Japan, JASMIN Conference, Tokyo Tech, Tokyo, June 5-6, 2010.
  • Presentation: “Building Global Alliances – The International Center for Innovation in Technologies,” Association for Electronic Commerce Forum, Atlanta, GA, February 10, 2009.

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