UC SPARK - University of Canterbury - New Zealand

Miss Nelly Todorova

Department of Accounting and Information Systems

Fields of Research

  • Information systems evaluation
  • Intelligent DSS
  • Knowledge management
  • Healthcare IT
  • Collaborative systems and technologies
  • E-commerce and social media

Researcher Summary

All my research interests relate to how information systems and technology make a difference to business and society. Specific current areas include IT value creation, organisational processes and technologies to support collaborative work, internet technologies.

Subject Area: Disciplines

  • Computer Science, Information Technology, Information Sciences: Information Systems
  • Management, Human Resources, Industrial Relations, International Business and Other Business: Knowledge Management

Research Groups

Key Methodologies

  • Interpretive research methods
  • Qualitative data analysis
  • Case studies
  • Survey design

Research/Scholarly/Creative Works

Journal Articles
  • Welschen J., Todorova N. and Mills AM. (2012) An Investigation of the Impact of Intrinsic Motivation on Organizational Knowledge Sharing. International Journal of Knowledge Management 8(2): 23-42.
  • Todorova N. and Mills A. (2011) Using Online Learning Systems to Improve Student Performance: Leveraging Prior Knowledge. International Journal of Information and Communication Technology Education 7(2): 21-34. http://dx.doi.org/10.4018/jicte.2011040103.
  • Begon C. and Todorova N. (2010) Development of Knowledge Management Strategy in Practice: A Case Study. The International Journal of Engineering and Industrial Management 2: 61-74. http://clegi.fam.ulusiada.pt/ijeim_issue.htm.
  • Todorova N. and Mills A. (2007) Development of Assessment Portfolios for IS Majors. Information Systems Education Journal 5(25): 12pp. http://isedj.org/5/25/index.html.
  • Todorova T. and Falls-Anderson J. (2007) The selection of a new student administration system at University of Southland. Journal of Cases in Information Technology 9(4): 16-29. http://dx.doi.org/10.4018/jcit.2007100102.
Conference Contributions - Published
  • Zhang J., Mills A. and Todorova N. (2017) Emergency Notification on Mobile Devices – A Trade -off between Protection Motivation and Privacy Concern. Hobart: Australasian Conference on Information Systems, 4-6 Dec 2017. In Australasian Conference on Information Systems: 8.
  • Mills AM. and Todorova NT. (2016) An Integrated Perspective on Factors Influencing Online Health-Information Seeking Behaviours. Wollongong, Australia: Australasian Conference on Information Systems, 5-7 Dec 2016. In Proceedings of the 27th Australasian Conference on Information Systems (ACIS2016)
  • Todorova N. and Hoeben K. (2016) From Data to Decisions: A case study of a capability assessment in a health organisation.. Evora, Portugal: European Conference on Information Systems and Management, 7-9 Sep 2016.
  • Todorova N. and Mills A. (2014) The impact of rewards on knowledge sharing. Ho Chi Mihn City, Vietnam: International Conference on Information Resources Management (CONF-IRM 2014), 21-23 May 2014.
  • Welschen J., Todorova N. and Mills A. (2013) Understanding the Impact of Extrinsic and Intrinsic Motivation on Knowledge Sharing. Melbourne, Australia: 24th Australasian Conference on Information Systems (ACIS), 4-6 Dec 2013. http://mo.bf.rmit.edu.au/acis2013/327.pdf.
  • Todorova N., Remus U. and Cragg P. (2012) KM value creation: Evidence from a case. Geelong, Australia: 23rd Australasian Conference on Information Systems (ACIS), 3-5 Dec 2012. : 9pp. http://hdl.handle.net/10536/DRO/DU:30049053.
  • Todorova N. (2011) Value of Knowledge Management Systems: A Review Paper. Università dell'Insubria, Como, Italy: 5th European Conference on Information Management and Evaluation (ECIME 2011), 8-9 Sep 2011. In ECIME 2011 Proceedings 2011: 475-482.
  • Welschen J., Mills A. and Todorova N. (2011) An investigation of intrinsic motivators for organisational knowledge sharing (Research in Progress). In PACIS 2011 - 15th Pacific Asia Conference on Information Systems: Quality Research in Pacific
  • Welschen J., Mills A. and Todorova N. (2011) An Investigation Of Intrinsic Motivators For Organisational Knowledge Sharing.. In PACIS: 132-132. http://aisel.aisnet.org/pacis2011/.
  • Welschen J., Todorova N. and Mills A. (2011) An Investigation of Intrinsic Motivators for Organisational Knowledge Sharing. Brisbane, Australia: Pacific-Asia Conference on Information Systems (PACIS 2011), 7-11 Jul 2011. In PACIS 2011 Proceedings: 8pp. http://aisel.aisnet.org/pacis2011/132.
  • Begon C. and Todorova N. (2010) The Alignment of Knowledge Management Strategy in Practice: A Case Study. Universidade Lusiada de Vila Nova de Famalicão, Famalicão, Portugal: 11th European Conference on Knowledge Management, 2-3 Sep 2010. In Proceedings of ECKM 2010: 90-97.
  • Todorova N. (2007) Learning from Mistakes in IS Projects: Is the Road to Success Paved with Failures? Barcelona, Spain: 8th European Conference on Knowledge Management (ECKM 2007), 6-7 Sep 2007. In Proceedings of the 8th European Conference on Knowledge Management (ECKM 2007): 1003.
  • Cragg PB., Mills A., Suraweera T. and Todorova N. (2004) Towards an Information Systems Excellence Model. Hobart, Australia: 15th Annual Australian Conference on Information Systems (ACIS2004), 1 Dec 2004. Paper 102: 10pp. http://acis2004.infosys.utas.edu.au/welcome/welcome.htm.
  • Todorova N. (2004) Organisational Culture as a Determinant of Knowledge Management Effectiveness. Toronto, Canada: 1st International Conference on Intellectual Capital, Knowledge Management and Organisational Learning (ICICKM 2004), 29 Oct 2004. : 301-308.
  • Todorova N. and Mills A. (2004) Assessment and Development of Prior Knowledge for IS Learning Effectiveness: Reflections on Practice. Newport, RI, USA: 21st Annual Information Systems Education Conference (ISECON 2004), 4 Nov 2004. In Proceedings of ISECON 21(3433): 7 p. http://isedj.org/isecon/2004/3433/index.html.
  • Todorova N. and Mills A. (2004) Development of Assessment Portfolios for IS Majors. Newport, RI, USA: 21st Annual Information Systems Education Conference (ISECON 2004), 4 Nov 2004. In Proceedings of ISECON 21(4112): 11pp. http://isedj.org/isecon/2004/4112/index.html.
  • Jones A., Todorova N. and Vargo J. (2000) Improving Teaching Effectiveness: Understanding and Leveraging Prior Knowledge for Student Learning. Brisbane, Australia: 15th Annual Conference of the International Academy for Information Management, 6 Dec 2000. In Proceedings of the 2000 International Conference on Informatics Education Research: 205-209. http://iaim.aisnet.org/proceedings.html.
  • Todorova N. (1999) Dealing with uncertainty as a success factor for decision support systems, Information Systems-The next generation. York, UK: Proceedings of the 4th UKAIS Conference, 1 Apr 1999. : 287-296.
Conference Contributions - Other
  • Todorova N. (2005) Cultural Enablers and Inhibitors to Knowledge Sharing. Melbourne, Australia: 8th Australian Conference on Knowledge Management and Intelligent Decision Support (ACKMIDS 2005): Why Culture Matters: the Local and Global in Knowledge Management, 5 Dec 2005
Additional Publications
  • Todorova N. and Mills A. (2013) Using Online Learning Systems to Improve Student Performance: Leveraging Prior Knowledge. In Tomei LA (Ed.), Learning Tools and Teaching Approaches through ICT Advancements: 149-163. Hershey: IGI Global.
  • Todorova N. and Falls-Anderson J. (2012) The Selection of a New Student Administration System at University of Southland. In Luppicini R (Ed.), Cases on Technologies for Educational Leadership and Administration in Higher Education: 24-42. Hershey: IGI Global.
  • Cragg PB. and Todorova N. (2005) Information Systems Strategic Alignment in Small Firms. In Pagani M (Ed.), Encyclopedia of Multimedia Technology and Networking: 411-416. Hershey: Idea Group Reference.
  • Jones A., Todorova N. and Vargo J. (2001) Just-In-Time Teaching (JITT) for Improved Learning Effectiveness. UC Teaching: 9pp. University of Canterbury. [Report in University Publication].
  • Cragg P., Todorova N. and Jones A. (1999) Site Visits Provide Rich Opportunities. UC Teaching: 38-39. University of Canterbury. [Report in University Publication].