Warut Khern-am-nuai

Title: 
Assistant Professor, Information Systems
Warut Khern-am-nuai
Contact Information
Email address: 
warut.khern-am-nuai [at] mcgill.ca
Alternate email address: 
rola.zoayter [at] mcgill.ca
Address: 

Bronfman Building [Map]
1001 Rue Sherbrooke Ouest
Montreal, Quebec
Canada
H3A 1G5

Degree(s): 
  • Ph.D. in Management (Management Information Systems) with Minor in Computer Science, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, USA
  • Master of Science in Economics, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, USA

  • Master of Business Administration (Honors), National Institute of Development Administration, Bangkok, Thailand

  • Bachelor of Engineering (Computer Engineering) (First-Class Honors), King Mongkut Institute of Technology Ladkrabang, Bangkok, Thailand

Area(s): 
Information Systems
Office: 
573
Courses: 

INSY 446 DataMiningforBusinessAnalytics 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

INSY 662 Data Mining and Visualization 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

INSY 652 Predictive Analytics 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

Areas of expertise: 
  • Online Platforms
  • Management of Information Security
  • Predictive Analytics
Curriculum vitae: 
Group: 
Faculty
Tenured & Tenure Track
Research areas: 
Management of Information Security
Platform for Online Marketplaces
Predictive Analytics
Selected publications: 

Yu, Y., Khern-am-nuai, W., and Pinsonneault, A. "When Paying for Reviews Pays Off: The Case of Performance-Contingent Monetary Rewards." Conditionally Accepted at MIS Quarterly.
Public Repository: https://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=3161667

Kim, A., Saha, R., and Khern-am-nuai, W. "Manufacturer’s 1-Up from Used Games: Insights from the Secondhand Market for Video Games." Conditionally Accepted at Information Systems Research.
Public Repository: http://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=3487397

Pamuru, V., Khern-am-nuai, W., and Kannan, K. "The Impact of an Augmented Reality Game on Local Businesses: A Study of Pokémon Go on Restaurants." Information Systems Research (Forthcoming).
Public Repository: http://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=2968221

Khern-am-nuai, W., Kannan, K., and Ghasemkhani, H. “Extrinsic Versus Intrinsic Rewards for Contributing Reviews in an Online Platform.”  Information Systems Research, 29(4), 871-892.
Publisher Website: https://pubsonline.informs.org/doi/10.1287/isre.2017.0750
Public Repository: http://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=2496528

Furnell, S., Khern-am-nuai, W., Esmael, R., Yang, W., and Li, N. “Enhancing security behaviour by supporting the user.” Computers & Security, 75(2018), 1-9.
Publisher Website: https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0167404818300385

Awards, honours, and fellowships: 

Major Research Grants

2020: Principal Investigator, Insight Development Grants, Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council for "The Economic Implications of AI Implementations on Online Platforms." $33,212 CAD

2020: Principal Investigator, Insight Grants, Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council for "The Role of Social Technologies in Online Review Platforms." $45,385 CAD

2020: Principal Investigator, Internal McGill COVID-19 Rapid Response for Social Sciences and Humanities for "Helping Retailers and Customers to Cope with Surge Demands under COVID-19." $9,395 CAD

2019: Co-Principal Investigator, Insight Development Grants, Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council for "Economic and Societal Impact of Discrimination-Free Machine Learning." $49,136 CAD

2019: Principal Investigator, Internal Social Sciences and Humanities Development Grant, McGill University for "The Cost of Fairness: Examine Economic Implications of Fairness-Aware Machine Learning." $4,000 CAD

2017: Principal Investigator, Partnership Engage Grants, Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council for "Closer Look at Online Reviews: Discovering Underlying Structures and Hidden Values." $24,930 CAD

2017: Principal Investigator, Research support for new academics, Fonds de Recherche du Québec - Société et Culture for "L'impact du système de questions et réponses sur les plateformes en ligne." $57,150 CAD

2017: Principal Investigator, Internal Social Sciences and Humanities Development Grant, McGill University for "Impact of Location Based Games on Local Businesses: A Study of Pokemon Go on Restaurants." $5,000 CAD

Major Awards

2020: Bronze Prize, PhD Dissertation Award (Field: Economics), National Research Council of Thailand (NRCT), Thailand 

2019: BCom Teaching Award for Excellence in Core Teaching

2018: Best Student Paper Award Runners-up, Conference on Information Systems and Technology (CIST)

2017: Best Paper Award Nominee, Workshop on Information Technology and Systems (WITS)

2015: (ISC)² Foundation Graduate Scholarship Award, (ISC)² Foundation, USA

2015: Bilsland Dissertation Fellowship, Purdue University, USA

2015: Robert W. Johnson Award for Distinguished Research, Purdue University, USA

2015: Krannert Certificate for Distinguished Teaching, Purdue University, USA

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