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Dr. Ross Malaga


Professor | Information Management & Business Analytics | Feliciano School of Business

Email: malagar@mail.montclair.edu

Telephone: 9736553419

Office: Feliciano School of Business, 464

Biography

Ross Malaga is a Professor in the Department of Information Management & Business Analytics. He teaches courses in electronic commerce, Web development, management information systems, and emerging information technologies. Dr. Malaga has over 20 years of experience in the information technology field as a consultant, educator, and serial entrepreneur. He is a sought after consultant, speaker, and expert legal witness in the areas of search engine optimization (SEO) and Internet marketing. Dr. Malaga's academic research focuses on SEO, trust and privacy online, Web 2.0, and teaching in hybrid and online environments. His research has appeared in prestigious journals such as Communications of the ACM, International Journal of Electronic Commerce, and the Journal of Organizational Computing and Electronic Commerce. He currently serves on the editorial review boards of Information Resources Management Journal, the Journal of Electronic Commerce in Organizations and the International Journal of Mobile and Blended Learning.

Prior to joining the faculty at Montclair State University, Dr. Malaga served as a Teaching Professor at the Robert H. Smith School of Business at the University of Maryland, as an Assistant Professor at the University of Maryland Baltimore County, and as an Instructor in the School of Management at George Mason University. He received his Ph.D. from the School of Information Technology and Engineering at George Mason University in 1998.

Areas of Expertise

E-Commerce and Internet Marketing
Search Engine Optimization
Web-based Teaching and Learning

Education

School Degree Major Year Completed
George Mason University Ph D Information Systems 1998
George Washington University MS Information Systems 1994
American University BA Political Science 1989

Publications

Title Classification Contype ISBN Issue Page Number Publication End Publisher Refereed Volume
The Retaliatory Feedback Problem - Evidence from eBay and a proposed solution Basic or Discovery Scholarship Book Chapter Information Systems Research: Public and Private Sector Applications
The Value of Search Engine Optimization – An action research project at a new e-commerce site Basic or Discovery Scholarship Book Chapter 1115 Electronic Commerce: Concepts, Methodologies, Tools and Applications
Search Engine Optimization – Black and White Hat Approaches Basic or Discovery Scholarship Book Chapter 0 78 Advances in Computers
Using E-Commerce to Teach Entrepreneurship in a Classroom - A Case Study Teaching and Learning Scholarship Conference Proceedings 87 2 Annual Global Conference on Entrepreneurship and Technology Innovation (AGCETI 2010)Indian Insitute of Technology Kanpur India
Wikipedia: Issues and Analysis of its Slowing Growth Basic or Discovery Scholarship Conference Proceedings 5 2010 Northeast Business and Economics Association USA
Choosing a Video Format for Online Teaching Teaching and Learning Scholarship Conference Proceedings Eastern Academy of Management Conference Proceedings
Institutional and Administrative Impediments to Developing an Online MBA Program - A case study Basic or Discovery Scholarship Conference Proceedings American Journal of Educational Studies
Classy Delicates Teaching and Learning Scholarship Conference Proceedings Eastern Academy of Management Conference
Using Wikis for Student Collaboration – A case study Teaching and Learning Scholarship Conference Proceedings International Academy of Business and Public Administration Conference
Success Factors in Title II Equity Crowdfunding in the United States Applied or Integration/Application Scholarship Conference Proceedings AMCIS 2017
Gender differences in equity crowdfunding: An exploratory analysis Applied or Integration/Application Scholarship Conference Proceedings USASBE 2017
The New Marketing Intermediaries – A multiple case study of three new E-business models Applied or Integration/Application Scholarship Conference Proceedings International Academy of Business and Economics Conference
An exploratory analysis of Title II crowdfunding success Basic or Discovery Scholarship Conference Proceedings HICSS 2017
The Retaliatory Feedback Problem - Evidence from eBay and a proposed solution Basic or Discovery Scholarship Conference Proceedings Information Resources Management Association Conference 2006
Racing to the Top - A Case on Competition and Strategy in Crowd Equity Platforms Conference Proceedings Proceedings of the 14th International Conference of the Society for Global Business & Economic Development
The Value of Search Engine Optimization - A case study of a new e-commerce Web site Basic or Discovery Scholarship Conference Proceedings Information Resources Management Association Conference 2006
Enhanced Reputation Scoring for Online Auctions Basic or Discovery Scholarship Conference Proceedings International Conference on Information Systems
Digital Micro Entrepreneurship a Preliminary Analysis - Case studies from the gig economy Basic or Discovery Scholarship Conference Proceedings United States Association for Small Business and Entrepreneurship
Incentives: Getting People to Participate in Web Based Knowledge Networks Basic or Discovery Scholarship Conference Proceedings Information Resources Management Association International Conference
Daryl Bryant and his StartupValley - A Case on Crowd Equity Platforms Conference Proceedings United States Association for Small Business and Entrepreneurship Conference Proceedings
Links are Everywhere: Effects of Web-based Groupings on Trust Transfer Basic or Discovery Scholarship Conference Proceedings International Conference on Information Systems
Choosing a Wiki Platform for Student Projects – Lessons Learned Teaching and Learning Scholarship Conference Proceedings Clute College Teaching and Learning Conference
A co-evolutionary approach to strategy design for decision makers in complex negotiation situations Basic or Discovery Scholarship Conference Proceedings 908 33rd Annual Hawaii International Conference on Systems Sciences
Internet and electronic commerce use: a three country comparison Basic or Discovery Scholarship Conference Proceedings 26 First Annual Global Information Technology World Conference
The use of Reputation Mechanisms in Electronic Commerce: An Empirical Investigation Basic or Discovery Scholarship Conference Proceedings Americas Conference on Information Systems
Using A Course Web Site to Enhance Traditional Lecture Style Courses: A Case Study and Approach for Site Development Teaching and Learning Scholarship Conference Proceedings 293 Web-Based Learning & Teaching Technologies: Opportunities and Challenges
Institutional and Administrative Impediments to Developing an Online MBA Program - A Case Study Basic or Discovery Scholarship Conference Proceedings International Academy of Business and Public Administration Disciplines
Institutional and Administrative Impediments to Developing an Online MBA Program - A Case Study Basic or Discovery Scholarship Conference Proceedings American Institute of Higher Education
Peter and Elaine Moss - Franchisees Teaching and Learning Scholarship Conference Proceedings Decision Sciences Institute Conference USA
Student Perceptions of Wiki Use for Group Projects Teaching and Learning Scholarship Conference Proceedings Proceedings of the International Academy of Business and Economics Conference 2008
Taxing E-Commerce Affiliates –The Potential Impact Of New York State’s “Amazon Tax” Basic or Discovery Scholarship Conference Proceedings Proceedings of the International Academy of Business and Economics Conference 2008
Video on the Go: A Comparison of Video Formats for Online Teaching Applied or Integration/Application Scholarship Journal Article
Worst Practices in Search Engine Optimization ” An overview of Black Hat techniques Applied or Integration/Application Scholarship Journal Article 147 51 12 Communications of the ACM
A Statistical Reputation Scoring Procedure for Online Auctions Basic or Discovery Scholarship Journal Article Decision Support Systems
Improving Website Conversion at Classy Delicates Basic or Discovery Scholarship Journal Article Journal of Cases on Information Technology
The New Marketing Intermediaries – A multiple case study of three new E-business models Basic or Discovery Scholarship Journal Article 158 7 3 Journal of Academy of Business and Economics
An Exploratory Analysis of Title II Equity Crowdfunding Success Applied or Integration/Application Scholarship Journal Article 239 19 3 Venture Capital UK
The Value of Search Engine Optimization ” An action research project at a new e-commerce site Basic or Discovery Scholarship Journal Article 69 5 3 Journal of E-commerce in Organizations
StartupValley: Platform Strategy in Equity Crowdfunding Journal Article Ivey Cases
Using Nuisance Telephone Denial of Service to Combat Online Sex Trafficking Basic or Discovery Scholarship Journal Article 1 2 1 Open Journal of Information Systems
Do Web Privacy Policies Still Matter? Basic or Discovery Scholarship Journal Article 17 1 Academy of Information and Management Sciences Journal (AIMSJ)
A weighted sum genetic algorithm to support multiple party, multiple objective negotiations Basic or Discovery Scholarship Journal Article 1 6 4 IEEE Transactions on Evolutionary Computing
Responding To State Sales Tax Laws For Online Retailers – A Case Study Of Amazon Taxes And The States Basic or Discovery Scholarship Journal Article 1229 28 6 Journal of Applied Business Research
Additional methods when using email for teaching Basic or Discovery Scholarship Journal Article 25 45 8 Communications of the ACM
Consumer costs in electronic commerce: an empirical examination of electronic versus traditional markets Basic or Discovery Scholarship Journal Article 47 11 1 Journal of Organizational Computing and Electronic Commerce
Classy Delicates: A Case Study Teaching and Learning Scholarship Journal Article 6 5 Journal of Business Case Studies
The tax reporting requirements and policies of Web-based knowledge networks Applied or Integration/Application Scholarship Journal Article 279 1 4 Quarterly Journal of Electronic Commerce
A New Approach to End-of-Auction Models to Curb Sniping Basic or Discovery Scholarship Journal Article 1265 61 8 Journal of the Operations Research Society
Toward Web-based knowledge marts Basic or Discovery Scholarship Journal Article 253 2 3 Quarterly Journal of Electronic Commerce
Choosing a Wiki Platform for Student Projects – Lessons Learned Teaching and Learning Scholarship Journal Article 49 3 2 Contemporary Issues in Education Research
Web-based reputation management systems: problems and suggested solutions Basic or Discovery Scholarship Journal Article 403 1 Electronic Commerce Research
Peter and Elaine Moss - Franchisees Teaching and Learning Scholarship Journal Article 99 5 5 Journal of Business Case Studies
Web 2.0 Techniques for Search Engine Optimization - Two case studies Basic or Discovery Scholarship Journal Article 132 9 1 Review of Business Research
The effect of stimulus modes and associative distance in individual creativity support systems Applied or Integration/Application Scholarship Journal Article 125 29 2 Decision Support Systems
Contrast and Assimilation Effects on Consumers’ Trust Basic or Discovery Scholarship Journal Article 71 13 3 International Journal of Electronic Commerce
Taxing E-Commerce Affiliates –The Potential Impact of New York State’s “Amazon Tax” Basic or Discovery Scholarship Journal Article 31 25 4 Journal of Applied Business Research
A classification method for reputation mechanisms in electronic markets Basic or Discovery Scholarship Journal Article 21 8 1 Review of Business Research
Information Systems Technology Basic or Discovery Scholarship Textbook Prentice-Hall

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Research

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