Gerlach

Dr. Jin Gerlach

Areas of Interest

  • Digital Business and Digital Society
  • Management of IS Security and Privacy
  • Data-Driven Value Creation

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Curriculum Vitae

since July 2014 Assistant Professor, Chair of Information Systems, TU Darmstadt
February 2016 until
April 2016
Visiting Scholar at the Management Information Systems Division of the Sauder School of Business; University of British Columbia
October 2013 Degree: PhD in Economic Sciences, summa cum laude
October 2009 until
June 2014
PhD Student and Research / Teaching Assistant, Chair of Information Systems, TU Darmstadt
October 2008 until
May 2009
Software Developer, SAP AG, Palo Alto, Office of the CTO
October 2003 until
October 2009
Studies of Information Systems, TU Darmstadt
Degree: M.Sc. Information Systems

Awards

December 2017 Nominated for the Best Theory Development Award of the International Conference on Information Systems
November 2017 Athene Award for Excellence in Teaching by TU Darmstadt
August 2017 Outstanding Reviewer Award by the Journal Information & Management
October 2016 Paper of the Year 2015 Award by the Journal Visions
December 2014 Travel scholarship for the International Conference on Information Systems by DAAD
October 2010 until
January 2013
Scholarship from e-fellows.net

Teaching

Winter Term 2016 – Today Lecturer, Course “Introduction to IS” (Bachelor level, lecture)
Summer Term 2016 – Today Lecturer, Course “Programming in Java” (Bachelor level, lecture and tutorial)
Summer Term 2015 Lecturer, Course “Introduction to IS” (Bachelor level, lecture)
Winter Term 2014 – 2015 Lecturer, Course “Digital Business” (Master level, lecture and tutorial, formerly: Information Management)
Winter Term 2010 – Today Instructor, Practical Course “Software Development”
Winter Term 2010 – Today Lecturer, Seminar on Different Topics (e.g., Trends in the Software Industry, Information Management for Airlines, Social Media, Innovation in the Software Industry; Bachelor and Master level)
Summer Term 2010 Lecturer, Course “Introduction to IS” (Bachelor level, lecture)
Winter Term 2009 – 2013 Lecturer, “Software & Internet Economics” (Master level, tutorial)

Publications

I. Publications in Peer-Reviewed Journals

  • Engelbrecht, A.; Gerlach, J. P.; Benlian, A.; Buxmann, P.: How Employees Gain Meta-Knowledge Using Enterprise Social Networks: A Validation and Extension of Communication Visibility Theory, Journal of Strategic Information Systems, forthcoming.
  • Gerlach, J. P.; Buxmann, P. und Dinev, T.: ‘They’re All the Same!’ Stereotypical Thinking and Systematic Errors in Users’ Privacy-Related Judgments about Online Services, Journal of the Association for Information Systems, forthcoming.
  • Gerlach, J. P.; Eling, N.; Wessels, N. und Buxmann, P. (2019): Flamingos on a Slackline: Companies’ Challenges of Balancing the Competing Demands around Customer Information and Privacy, Information Systems Journal, 29 (2), pp. 548-575.
  • Gerlach, J. P.; Widjaja, T. und Buxmann, P. (2015): Handle with Care: How Online Social Network Providers’ Privacy Policies Impact Users’ Information Sharing Behavior, Journal of Strategic Information Systems, 24 (1), pp. 33-43.
  • Gerlach, J. P.; Stock, R. M. und Buxmann, P. (2014): Never Forget Where You’re Coming From: The Role of Existing Products in Adoptions of Substituting Technologies, Journal of Product Innovation Management, 31 (S1), pp. 133-145.

II. Publications in Conference Proceedings

  • Heidt, M.; Gerlach, J. P. und Buxmann, P. (2019): A Holistic View on Organizational IT Security: The Influence of Contextual Aspects During IT Security Decisions, Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences, Wailea, USA, forthcoming.
  • Heidt, M. und Gerlach, J. P. (2018): The Influence of SME Constraints in an Organizational IT Security Context, International Conference on Information Systems, San Francisco, USA, forthcoming.
  • Gerlach, J. P. (2018): Work, Home, and Technology: Towards a Framework of IT-Based Boundary Management, European Conference on Information Systems, Portsmouth, UK.
  • Engelbrecht, A.; Gerlach, J. P.; Widjaja, T. und Buxmann, P. (2017): The Nature of Enterprise–Service–Fit in the Context of Digital Services, International Conference on Information Systems, Seoul, South Korea (nominated for the Best Theory Development Award).
  • Engelbrecht, A.; Gerlach, J. P.; Benlian, A. und Buxmann, P. (2017): Analysing Employees’ Willingness to Disclose Information in Enterprise Social Networks: The Role of Organisational Culture, European Conference on Information Systems, Guimarães, Portugal.
  • Engelbrecht, A.; Gerlach, J. P. und Widjaja, T. (2016): Understanding the Anatomy of Data-Driven Business Models – Towards an Empirical Taxonomy, European Conference on Information Systems, Istanbul, Turkey.
  • Träutlein, S. und Gerlach, J. P. (2015): Perceived Information-Based Vulnerability of Enterprise Information Systems: Concept, Antecedents, and Outcomes, International Conference on Information Systems, Fort Worth, USA.
  • Kowalczyk, M. und Gerlach, J. P. (2015): Business Intelligence & Analytics and Decision Quality – Insights on Analytics Specialization and Information Processing Modes, European Conference on Information Systems, Münster, Germany.
  • Gerlach, J. P.; Schmidt, S. und Buxmann, P. (2014): (I Can’t Get No) Satisfaction: Investigating the Role of Goal Value and Mood in Habitual Technology Use, International Conference on Information Systems, Auckland, New Zealand.
  • Gerlach, J. P. und Buxmann, P. (2013): Analyzing Electronic Book Acceptance: A Compatibility Perspective, Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences, Wailea, USA.
  • Gerlach, J. P.; Stock, R. M. und Buxmann, P. (2013): Substituting Existing Goods: The Role of Affect for Consumers’ Evaluations of Technological Product Innovations, AMA 2013 Winter Marketing Educators’ Conference, Las Vegas, USA.
  • Gerlach, J. P. und Buxmann, P. (2011): Investigating the Acceptance of Electronic Books – The Impact of Haptic Dissonance on Innovation Adoption, European Conference on Information Systems, Helsinki, Finland.

III. Monographs

  • Gerlach, J. P. (2014): Die Akzeptanz elektronischer Bücher: Eine umfassende Analyse der Einflussfaktoren, Springer Gabler Verlag, Wiesbaden.

IV. Other Publications

  • Gerlach, J. P.; Stock, R. M. und Buxmann, P. (2015): How ‘Status Quo Products’ Can Make Digital Innovations Fail, Visions 39, 1, 6-9 (Winner of the Paper of the Year 2015 Award).
  • Wenninger, H.; Widjaja, T; Buxmann, P. und Gerlach, J. P. (2012): Der „Preis des Kostenlosen“, Wirtschaftsinformatik & Management 06/2012, 12-18.
  • Buxmann, P.; Gerlach, J. P. und Ristl, J. (2009): Ökonomie von Business-Open-Source Software am Beispiel ERP, Linux-Magazin 01/2009, 51-54.