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Professor Craig Standing

Foundation Professor of Strategic Information Management

Contact Information Telephone: +61 8 6304 5545, Email:, Campus: Joondalup, Room: JO2.444
Staff Member Details
Telephone: +61 8 6304 5545
Campus: Joondalup  
Room: JO2.444  


Professor Craig Standing is a Foundation Professor of Strategic Information Management in the School of Business and Law. 


Craig studied at Lancaster University, University of Manchester, and the University of Western Australia. He has published in the top ten Information Systems journals and has presented at many international conferences. He has obtained significant research funds including the prestigious Australian Research Council Awards.

Craig has authored several books on information systems that have been adopted by university courses in information systems. He has supervised numerous doctoral students, having won awards from the postgraduate association at his university for the quality of his supervision.

Professional associations

  • 2011 - 2013 - Australian Research Council College of Experts, Member.
  • 2013 - Journal of Systems and Information Technology, Editor.

Awards and recognition

  • 2012 - Faculty of Business and Law, Dean's Award for Research Excellence.

Research areas and interests

  • Social Media and Innovation
  • Electronic markets
  • Case study methodologies
  • e-health
  • Knowledge management


  • Doctor of Philosophy, The University of Western Australia.
  • Master of Science, England, 1985.
  • Post Grad Certificate of Education, England, 1982.
  • Bachelor of Arts Honours, England, 1980.


Recent Research Grants

  • Improving Organisational Innovation Using Social Media,  Australian Research Council,  Grant - Discovery Projects,  2012 - 2018,  $451,360.
  • Factors Affecting Travel Behaviour Change,  Planning and Transport Research Centre,  PATREC - Grant,  2017,  $70,000.
  • Managing knowledge in Telehealth Projects; creating better solutions and improving patient care,  Australian Research Council,  Grant - Linkage (Projects),  2011 - 2016,  $267,000.
  • Developing a 'Toolkit' and 'Framework' to support new postgraduate research supervisors in emerging research areas,  Department of Education, Employment and Workplace Relations,  Novated ALTC Grant,  2011 - 2013,  $75,082.
  • ARC Research Network in Enterprise Information Infrastructure (EII),  Australian Research Council,  Grant - Research Network,  2005 - 2011,  $-100,000.
  • Strategic evaluation model for business-to-business electronic marketplace participation,  Australian Research Council,  Grant - Discovery Projects,  2008 - 2011,  $182,462.
  • The Benefits and Impact of Mobile Commerce: A Case Study of Silver Chain,  Australian Research Council,  Grant - Research Network,  2005 - 2010,  $11,880.
  • Collaborative Commerce for SMEs in Regional Knowledge Networks,  Australian Research Council,  Grant - Linkage (APAI),  2004 - 2008,  $443,766.
  • Information Systems Enabled Corporate Transformation: Evaluation of Electronic Customer Relationship Management in the Service Sector,  Australian Research Council,  Grant - Linkage (Projects),  2004 - 2007,  $-35,819.

Recent Publications (within the last five years)

Journal Articles

  • Suseno, Y., Standing, C., (2017), The systems perspective of national innovation ecosystems. Systems Research and Behavioral Science, n/a(n/a), n/a, United Kingdom, John Wiley & Sons Ltd., DOI: 10.1002/sres.2494.
  • Jackson, P., Kiani Mavi, R., Suseno, Y., Standing, C., (2017), University?industry collaboration within the triple helix of innovation: The importance of mutuality. Science and Public Policy, n/a(n/a), 1-12, DOI: 10.1093/scipol/scx083.
  • Qazi, A., Tamjidyamcholo, A., Raj , RG., Hardaker, G., Standing, C., (2017), Assessing consumers' satisfaction and expectations through online opinions: Expectation and disconfirmation approach. Computers in Human Behavior, 75(1), 450-60, Oxford, United Kingdom, Pergamon Press, DOI: 10.1016/j.chb.2017.05.025.
  • Qazi, A., Raj , RG., Hardaker, G., Standing, C., (2017), A systematic literature review on opinion types and sentiment analysis techniques: Tasks and challenges. Internet Research, 27(3), 608-30, Bingley, UK, Emerald Publishing Ltd., DOI: 10.1108/IntR-04-2016-0086.
  • Standing, C., Kiani Mavi, R., Suseno, Y., Jackson, P., (2017), Does Openness Improve National Innovation? An Application to OECD Countries. Systems Research and Behavioral Science, na(na), na, West Sussex, United Kingdom, John Wiley & Sons Ltd., DOI: 10.1002/sres.2506.
  • Standing, S., Standing, C., Love, P., Gengatharen, D., (2017), The multiplicity of organizing visions. Industrial Marketing Management, 66(March 2017), 196-204, New York, USA, Elsevier Ltd, DOI: 10.1016/j.indmarman.2017.08.006.
  • Standing, C., Standing, S., McDermott, ML., Gururajan, R., Kiani Mavi, R., (2017), The Paradoxes of Telehealth: A Review of the Literature 2000-2015. Systems Research and Behavioral Science, 35(1), 90-101, West Sussex, United Kingdom, John Wiley & Sons, DOI: 10.1002/sres.2442.
  • Standing, C., Standing, S., McDermott, M., Gururajan, R., Kiani Mavi, R., (2017), The Paradoxes of Telehealth: A Review of the Literature 2000-2015. Systems Research and Behavioral Science, in press(in press), 12p., United Kingdom, John Wiley and Sons Ltd, DOI: 10.1002/sres.2442.
  • Mingers, J., Standing, C., (2017), Why things happen ? Developing the critical realist view of causal mechanisms. Information and Organization, 27(3), 171-189, Oxford, United Kingdom, Pergamon press, DOI: 10.1016/j.infoandorg.2017.07.001.
  • Standing, C., Mattsson, J., (2017), ?Fake it until you make it?: business model conceptualization in digital entrepreneurship. Journal of Strategic Marketing, article in press(article in press), p. 15, Oxon, United Kingdom, Routledge, DOI: 10.1080/0965254X.2016.1240218.
  • Hossain, MA., Standing, C., Chan, C., (2017), The development and validation of a two-staged adoption model of RFID technology in livestock businesses. Information Technology and People, 30(4), 785-808, Bradford, UK, DOI: 10.1108/ITP-06-2016-0133.
  • Standing, C., Standing, S., Gururajan, R., Fulford, R., Gengatharen, D., (2017), Coming to Terms with Knowledge Management in Telehealth. Systems Research and Behavioral Science, Article in press(Article in press), p.12, West Sussex, United Kingdom, John Wiley & Sons Ltd., DOI: 10.1002/sres.2443.
  • Sharafizad, J., Standing, C., (2017), Determinants of Relationship Marketing By Women Small Business Owners. Journal of Small Business & Entrepreneurship, 29(4), 271-291, DOI: 10.1080/08276331.2017.1325267.
  • Standing, C., Jackson, D., Larsen, A., Suseno, Y., Fulford, R., Gengatharen, D., (2016), Enhancing individual innovation in organisations: a review of the literature. International Journal of Innovation and Learning, 19(1), 44-62, Inderscience Enterprises Ltd., DOI: 10.1504/IJIL.2016.073288.
  • Tang-Taye, J., Standing, C., (2016), Website translation and destination image marketing: a Case study of reunion island. Journal of Hospitality & Tourism Research, 40(5), 611?633, DOI: 10.1177/1096348013515917.
  • Standing, C., Holzweber, M., Mattsson, J., (2016), Exploring emotional expressions in e-word-of-mouth from online communities. Information Processing and Management, 52(5), 721?732, Elsevier, DOI: 10.1016/j.ipm.2016.01.001.
  • Moghavvemi, S., Mohd Salleh, NA., Standing, C., (2016), Entrepreneurs adoption of information system innovation: The impact of individual perception and exogenous factors on entrepreneurs behavior. Internet Research, 26(5), 1181-1208, Bradford UK, Emerald, DOI: 10.1108/IntR-01-2014-0024.
  • Standing, S., Standing, C., (2015), Service value exchange in B2B electronic marketplaces. Journal of Business & Industrial Marketing, 30(6), 723 - 732, Bingley, UK, Emerald Group Publishing, DOI: 10.1108/JBIM-05-2014-0112.
  • Holzweber, M., Mattsson, J., Standing, C., (2015), Entrepreneurial business development through building tribes. Journal of Strategic Marketing, 23(7), 563-578, Oxon, UK, Routledge, DOI: 10.1080/0965254X.2014.1001864.
  • Ghobakhloo, M., Hong, TS., Standing, C., (2015), B2B E-Commerce Success among Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises: A Business Network Perspective. Journal of Organizational and End User Computing, 27(1), 1-32, Hershey, USA, IGI Publishing, DOI: 10.4018/joeuc.2015010101.
  • Standing, C., Cripps, H., (2015), Critical Success Factors in the Implementation of Electronic Health Records: A Two-Case Comparison. Systems Research and Behavioral Science, 32(1), 75-85, West Sussex, UK, John Wiley and Sons Ltd, DOI: 10.1002/sres.2209.
  • Standing, C., Tang-Taye, J., Boyer, M., (2014), The Impact of the Internet in Travel and Tourism: A Research Review 2001-2010. Journal of Travel and Tourism Marketing, 31(1), 82-113, United States, Routledge, DOI: 10.1080/10548408.2014.861724.
  • Fulford, R., Standing, C., (2014), Construction Industry Productivity and the Potential for Collaborative Practice. International Journal of Project Management, 32(2), 315 - 326, USA, Elsevier, DOI: 10.1016/j.ijproman.2013.05.007.
  • Ghobakhloo, M., Hong, TS., Standing, C., (2014), Business-to-Business Electronic Commerce Success: A Supply Network Perspective. Journal of Organizational Computing and Electronic Commerce, 24(4), 312 - 341, Taylor and Francis, DOI: 10.1080/10919392.2014.956608.
  • Love, P., Simpson, I., Hill, A., Standing, C., (2013), From Justification to Evaluation: Building Information Modeling For Asset Owners. Automation in Construction, 35(1), 208-216, Netherlands, Elsevier BV, DOI: 10.1016/j.autcon.2013.05.008.
  • Standing, S., Standing, C., Love, P., Gengatharen, D., (2013), How organizing visions influence the adoption and use of reverse auctions. Electronic Commerce Research, 13(4), 493?511, New York, Springer, DOI: 10.1007/s10660-013-9133-0.
  • Standing, C., Standing, S., Law, F., (2013), The Role of the Lifeworld Concept in Wiki Adoption and Use. Design Journal, 16(4), 486-508, United Kingdom, Bloomsbury Publishing, DOI: 10.2752/175630613X13746645186205.
  • Kiniti, S., Standing, C., (2013), Wikis as Knowledge Management Systems: Issues and Challenges. Journal of Systems and Information Technology, 15(2), 189-201, Bradford UK, Emerald Group Publishing, DOI: 10.1108/13287261311328895.

Conference Publications

  • Dolva, G., Susomrith, P., Standing, C., (2016), Greening Business Cultures. Proceedings of the ECU Business Doctoral and Emerging Scholars Colloquium, 95-103, Perth, Australia, Edith Cowan University.
  • Kiani Mavi, R., Standing, C., (2016), Evaluating eco-innovation of OECD countries with data envelopment analysis. Proceedings of the International Conferences on Internet Technologies & Society 2016 (ITS 2016), Educational Technologies 2016 (ICEduTech 2016) and Sustainability, Technology and Education 2016 (STE 2016), 237-244, online only, IADIS Press.
  • Suseno, Y., Standing, C., (2016), Evaluating national innovation ecosystems: The case of Australia and Singapore. Proceedings of ISPIM Conference 2016, 1-13, International Society for Professional Innovation Management.
  • Cripps, H., Standing, C., Fanning, S., (2015), Does Social Media Work in a Business-to-Business Marketing Context?. Proceedings of the 2nd European Conference on Social Media ECSM 2015, 89-95, Reading, UK, Academic Conferences and Publishing International Limited.
  • Standing, S., Standing, C., (2015), Authentic Innovation in the Animation Industry. Proceedings of the XXVI ISPIM Conference ? Shaping the Frontiers of Innovation Management, Budapest, Hungary on 14-17 June 2015., 1-14, Manchester UK, ISPIM.
  • Cripps, H., Standing, C., Fanning, S., (2015), Does social media work in business-to-business marketing context?. Proceedings of the 2nd European Conference on Social Media ECSM 2015, 89-95, Reading, UK, Academic Conferences and Publishing International Ltd.
  • Standing, S., Standing, C., (2014), Crowdsourcing?s Contribution to Open Innovation. ISPIM Asia-Pacific Innovation Forum 2014, 1-14, Lappeenranta University of Technology Press.
  • Fahrudi, A., Gengatharen, D., Suseno, Y., Standing, C., (2013), Contextual support for innovation in an Australian financial services firm. The Proceedings of the 6th ISPIM Innovation Symposium, 15, Finland, LUT Scientific and Expertise Publications.
  • Cripps, H., Standing, C., (2013), Perceptions of Security, Privacy and Confidentiality in the Context of Electronic Health: The gap between institutions and patients. 26th Bled eConference eInnovations: Challenges and Impacts for Individuals, Organizations and Society, 395-408, Slovenia, University of Maribor.

Research Student Supervision

Principal Supervisor

  • Doctor of Business Administration (Information Systems),  Employing Action-reflective Practitioner Research And Blogs To Manage Knowledge In China: An Action-reflective Practitioner Case Study.
  • Doctor of Philosophy,  Assessing The Success And Evaluating The Benefits Of Government-sponsored Regional Internet-trading Platforms For Small And Medium Enterprises: A Western Austrlian Perspective
  • Doctor of Business Administration (Information Systems),  Leveraging Information Technology In The Supply Chain For Organizational Transformation: A Meta Analysis Of Supply Chain Literature.
  • Doctor of Business Administration (Information Systems),  E-government Maturity Among Local Governments In Western Australia: A Multi-case Exploratory Study
  • Master of Business,  An Empirical Evaluation Of Arab Banks Websites' Popularity And Banks' Comparative Efficiency Performances.
  • Doctor of Philosophy,  "more Than Three 'rs' In The Classroom": A Case Study Of Aboriginal Tertiary Business Education.
  • Doctor of Philosophy,  Systemic Problems Related To Multiple Stakeholders In Technology Adoption And Use In Organizations: A Systems Thinking Perspective
  • Doctor of Philosophy,  Developing Effective Hospital Management Information Systems: A Technology Ecosystem Perspective
  • Doctor of Philosophy,  Collaborative Commerce Adoption - Antecedents And Inhibitors For Small And Medium Enterprises.
  • Doctor of Philosophy,  An Examination Of Institutional Factors In The Implementation Of Public Sector E-commerce: The Western Australian Government Electronic Marketplace
  • Doctor of Business Administration (Information Systems),  A Grounded Theory Analysis Of The Role Of Information Systems In Strategic Alliances.
  • Doctor of Business Administration (Information Systems),  Implications Of Electronic Ordering In The Australian Fresh Food Industry: A Longitudinal Study Of An Australian Smallgoods Company.
  • Doctor of Business Administration (Information Systems),  The Attribution Of Success And Failure In Information Technology Projects.
  • Doctor of Business Administration (Information Systems),  Adoption Of Mobile Banking In Ghana.

Co-principal Supervisor

  • Doctor of Philosophy,  An Analysis Of Insider Dysfunctional Behaviours In An Accounting Information System Environment

Associate Supervisor

  • Doctor of Philosophy,  Towards A Theory Of Management And Evaluation Of Operational Enterprise Resource Planning Applications
  • Doctor of Business Administration (Information Systems),  Determinants Of Knowledge Mapping Adoption In Software Maintenance
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