Dr Michael Lang


Contact Details

Senior Lecturer
Business Information Systems
Room 365
Cairnes Building
NUI Galway

T: Ext. 3515
E: michael.lang@nuigalway.ie
 
researcher

Biography

Dr. Michael Lang has been a lecturer in information systems at NUI Galway since 1996, having previously worked for a number of years in industry. His research and teaching areas are information systems development; business systems analysis & design; information systems security & ethics; and information systems education. Dr. Lang's work has featured in a number of leading international journals, including IEEE Multimedia, IEEE Software, Information & Software Technology, Requirements Engineering, Information Systems Management, Communications of the AIS, Journal of Information Systems Education, and Scandinavian Journal of Information Systems. He has presented at numerous international workshops and conferences, being honoured on four separate occasions with “best paper” or “best overall contribution” awards. He is currently serving on the editorial board of three international journals and the executive steering committee of the International Conference on Information Systems Development, and has acted as a reviewer or associated editor for all the principal international journals and conferences within the discipline of information systems. 

Selected Publications:

  1. Connolly, L. & Lang, M. (2014) Managing Employee Security Behaviour in Organisations: The Role of Cultural Factors and Individual Values. In Proceedings of 29th IFIP TC-11 SEC 2014 International Information Security and Privacy Conference, Marrakech, Morocco, June 2-4.
  2. Browne, S. & Lang, M. (2014) Cloud Security Consciousness: A Need for Realisation in Entrepreneurial Small Firms. In Proceedings of 19th UKAIS Conference on Information Systems, Oxford, England, April 7-9.
  3. Doherty, C. & Lang, M. (2014) Information Privacy and the “Right to be Forgotten”: An Exploratory Survey of Public Opinion and Attitudes. In Proceedings of Computers, Privacy & Data Protection (CPDP) Conference, Brussels, Belgium, Jan. 22-23
  4. McHugh, O., Conboy, K. & Lang, M. (2012) Agile Practices: The Impact on Trust in Software Project Teams. IEEE Software. 29(3): 71-76.
  5. Lang, M., Harris, A., Yates, D. & Kruck, S. (2011) Incorporating Ethics and Social Responsibility in Information Systems Education. Journal of Information Systems Education, 22(3): 183-189.
  6. Lang, M. (2010) Reconciling Usability and Security: Interaction Design Guidance and Practices for On-Line User Authentication. In Proceedings of International Conference on Information Systems Development, Prague, Czech Republic, August 25-27.

Research Interests

  1. Information systems development
  2. Business systems analysis & design
  3. Information systems security, privacy & ethics
  4. Information systems education

Peer Reviewed Journals

  Year Publication
(2013) 'Supporting the Chain of Survival: How ICT can Facilitate Rapid Response for Out-of-Hospital Cardiac Emergencies'
Lang, M. (2013) 'Supporting the Chain of Survival: How ICT can Facilitate Rapid Response for Out-of-Hospital Cardiac Emergencies'. International Journal of Business Continuity and Risk Management, [Details]
(2012) 'An Analysis of Model-Driven Web Engineering Methodologies'
Escalona, M. J., Aragon, G., Lang, M. & Hilera, J. R. (2012) 'An Analysis of Model-Driven Web Engineering Methodologies'. International Journal of Innovative Computing, Information and Control, 8 (12):1-10 [ARAN Link] [Details]
(2012) 'The Impact of Agile Practices on Trust in Software Project Teams'
MCHUGH, O.; CONBOY, K.; LANG, M. (2012) 'The Impact of Agile Practices on Trust in Software Project Teams'. Ieee Software, 29 (3):71-76 [DOI] [ARAN Link] [Details]
(2011) 'Examining Customer Focus in Agile Systems Development Teams - Findings from Irish and Norwegian Case Studies'
LOHAN, G.; CONBOY, K.; LANG, M. (2011) 'Examining Customer Focus in Agile Systems Development Teams - Findings from Irish and Norwegian Case Studies'. Scandinavian Journal of Information Systems, 23 (2):29-58 [ARAN Link] [Details]
(2011) 'Using Agile Practices to Influence Motivation within IT Project Teams'
MCHUGH, O.; CONBOY, K.; LANG, M (2011) 'Using Agile Practices to Influence Motivation within IT Project Teams'. Scandinavian Journal of Information Systems, 23 (2):59-85 [ARAN Link] [Details]
(2011) 'Incorporating Ethics and Social Responsibility in IS Education'
Harris, A., Lang, M., Yates, D. & Kruck, S. (2011) 'Incorporating Ethics and Social Responsibility in IS Education'. Journal of Information Systems Education, 22 (3):183-189 [ARAN Link] [Details]
(2009) 'The Influence of Disciplinary Backgrounds on Design Practices in Web-based Systems Development'
Lang, M. (2009) 'The Influence of Disciplinary Backgrounds on Design Practices in Web-based Systems Development'. Journal of Information and Organizational Sciences, 33 :65-77 [Details]
(2007) 'Web-based Systems Design: A Study of Contemporary Practices and an Explanatory Framework based on “Method-in-Action”'
Lang, M. & Fitzgerald, B. (2007) 'Web-based Systems Design: A Study of Contemporary Practices and an Explanatory Framework based on “Method-in-Action”'. Requirements Engineering, 12 (4):203-220 [Details]
(2006) 'New Branches, Old Roots: A Study of Methods and Techniques in Web/Hypermedia Systems Design'
Lang, M. & Fitzgerald, B. (2006) 'New Branches, Old Roots: A Study of Methods and Techniques in Web/Hypermedia Systems Design'. Information Systems Management, 23 (3):62-74 [DOI] [Details]
(2006) 'Systems Analysis and Design: An Essential Part of IS Education'
Harris, A., Lang, M., Oates, B. & Siau, K. (2006) 'Systems Analysis and Design: An Essential Part of IS Education'. Journal of Information Systems Education, 17 (3):241-248 [Details]
(2005) 'Hypermedia Systems Development Practice: A Survey'
Lang, M. & Fitzgerald, B. (2005) 'Hypermedia Systems Development Practice: A Survey'. IEEE Software, 20 (2):68-75 [DOI] [Details]
(2004) 'Crisis or Wonderland: An Appraisal of Hypermedia Systems Development Practice'
Lang, M. (2004) 'Crisis or Wonderland: An Appraisal of Hypermedia Systems Development Practice'. IADIS International Journal of WWW/Internet, 2 :63-78 [Details]
(2003) 'Communicating Academic Research Findings to IS Professionals: An Analysis of Problems'
Lang, M. (2003) 'Communicating Academic Research Findings to IS Professionals: An Analysis of Problems'. Informing Science, 6 (1):21-29 [Details]
(2003) 'A Comparison of “Traditional” and Multimedia Information Systems Development Practices'
Barry, C. & Lang, M. (2003) 'A Comparison of “Traditional” and Multimedia Information Systems Development Practices'. Information & Software Technology, 45 (4):217-227 [Details]
(2003) 'Hypermedia Systems Development: A Comparative Study of Software Engineers and Graphic Designers'
Lang, M. (2003) 'Hypermedia Systems Development: A Comparative Study of Software Engineers and Graphic Designers'. Communications of the AIS, 12 (1):242-257 [Details]
(2001) 'A Survey of Multimedia and Web Development Techniques and Methodology Usage'
Barry, C. & Lang, M. (2001) 'A Survey of Multimedia and Web Development Techniques and Methodology Usage'. IEEE Multimedia, 8 (3):52-60 [DOI] [ARAN Link] [Details]
(2001) 'A Tool to Support Collaborative Software Requirements Management'
Lang, M. & Duggan, J. (2001) 'A Tool to Support Collaborative Software Requirements Management'. Requirements Engineering, 6 (3):161-172 [DOI] [Details]

Book Chapters

  Year Publication
(2014) 'Embracing “Bring Your Own Device”: Balancing the Risks of Security Breaches with the Benefits of Agile Work Practices'
Blaisdell, J., Kelly, M., Muldoon, K., Lang, M. & Toner, J. (2014) 'Embracing “Bring Your Own Device”: Balancing the Risks of Security Breaches with the Benefits of Agile Work Practices' In: Impact of Emerging Digital Technologies on Leadership in Global Business. Hershey: IGI Global Publishers. [Details]
(2014) 'Information Disclosure on Social Networking Sites: An Exploratory Survey of Factors Impacting User Behaviour on Facebook'
Doherty, C., Lang, M., Deane, J. & Connor, R. (2014) 'Information Disclosure on Social Networking Sites: An Exploratory Survey of Factors Impacting User Behaviour on Facebook' In: Handbook of Research on Digital Crime, Cyberspace Security, and Information Assurance. Hershey: IGI Global Publishers. [Details]
(2014) 'Ethical and Practical Issues surrounding access to ICT Education by Elderly Persons'
Thornton, K. & Lang, M. (2014) 'Ethical and Practical Issues surrounding access to ICT Education by Elderly Persons' In: Encyclopedia of Education and Technology in a Changing Society. Hershey: IGI Global Publishers. [Details]
(2014) 'An Investigation into the Success Factors of Small Software Companies'
Reen, J.J. & Lang, M. (2014) 'An Investigation into the Success Factors of Small Software Companies' In: International Business Strategy and Entrepreneurship: An Information Technology Perspective. Hershey: IGI Global Publishers. [Details]
(2012) 'An Investigation into the Factors which Influence the Adoption of Green IT: A Case Study of an Irish Public Sector Organisation'
Lang, M. & Molloy, L. (2012) 'An Investigation into the Factors which Influence the Adoption of Green IT: A Case Study of an Irish Public Sector Organisation' In: Green Technologies and Business Practices: An IT Approach. Idea Group Publishing. [Details]
(2009) 'Web-based systems development: an empirically-grounded conceptual framework'
Lang, M. (2009) 'Web-based systems development: an empirically-grounded conceptual framework' In: Systems Analysis and Design for Advanced Modeling Methods: Best Practices. Idea Group Publishing. [Details]
(2007) 'Dual-Mode Electronic Survey Lessons and Experiences'
Lang, M. (2007) 'Dual-Mode Electronic Survey Lessons and Experiences' In: Handbook of Research on Electronic Surveys and Measurements. Idea Group Publishing. [Details]
(2006) 'Hypermedia and Associated Concepts'
Lang, M. (2006) 'Hypermedia and Associated Concepts' In: Encyclopedia of E-Commerce, E-Government and Mobile Commerce. Idea Group Publishing. [Details]
(2005) 'Designing Web-based Hypermedia Systems'
Lang, M. (2005) 'Designing Web-based Hypermedia Systems' In: Encyclopedia of Multimedia Technology and Networking. Idea Group Publishing. [Details]

Conference Publications

  Year Publication
(2015) Irish Academy of Management Annual Conference
Lang, M. (2015) Factors Impacting Citizens’ Acceptance of E-Government: A Case Study of the National Householders Database in Ireland (abstract) Irish Academy of Management Annual Conference [Details]
(2015) 28th Bled eConference on Digital Economy
Browne, S. & Lang, M. (2015) Linking Threat Avoidance and Security Adoption: A Theoretical Model For SMEs 28th Bled eConference on Digital Economy [Details]
(2015) 23rd European Conference on Information Systems (ECIS)
Browne, S., Lang, M. & Golden, W. (2015) The Insider Threat: Understanding the Aberrant Thinking of the Rogue Trusted Agent 23rd European Conference on Information Systems (ECIS) Munster, Germany, [Details]
(2015) IADIS WWW/Internet 2015 Conference
Doherty, C. & Lang, M. (2015) A Survey of Cyberbullying Amongst Students in Ireland’s Higher Education Sector IADIS WWW/Internet 2015 Conference [Details]
(2015) IFIP TC-11 SEC 2015 Intl. Information Security and Privacy Conference
Connolly, L., Lang, M. & Tygar, D. (2015) Investigation of Employee Security Behaviour: A Grounded Theory Approach IFIP TC-11 SEC 2015 Intl. Information Security and Privacy Conference [Details]
(2014) IFIP WG8.11/11.13 Dewald Roode Information Security Workshop
Browne, S. & Lang, M. (2014) Threat Avoidance and Security Adoption: A Theoretical Model for SMEs IFIP WG8.11/11.13 Dewald Roode Information Security Workshop [Details]
(2014) 29th IFIP TC-11 SEC 2014 International Information Security and Privacy Conference
Connolly, L. & Lang, M. (2014) Managing Employee Security Behaviour in Organisations: The Role of Cultural Factors and Individual Values 29th IFIP TC-11 SEC 2014 International Information Security and Privacy Conference Marrakech, Morocco, June 2-4, [Details]
(2014) Computers, Privacy & Data Protection (CPDP) Conference
Doherty, C. & Lang, M. (2014) Information Privacy and the “Right to be Forgotten”: An Exploratory Survey of Public Opinion and Attitudes Computers, Privacy & Data Protection (CPDP) Conference , 22-JAN-14 - 23-JAN-14 [Details]
(2014) UKAIS Conference on Information Systems
Browne, S. & Lang, M. (2014) Cloud Security Consciousness: A Need for Realisation in Entrepreneurial Small Firms UKAIS Conference on Information Systems Oxford, UK, April 7-9, [Details]
(2013) 21st European Conference on Information Systems
O'Dwyer., O., Conboy, K., & Lang, M. (2013) A Conceptual Framework for Understanding Clan Control in ISD Project Teams 21st European Conference on Information Systems Utrecht, Netherlands, , 06-JUN-13 - 08-JUN-13 [Details]
(2013) 1st IAIS Workshop on Cloud Computing Research
Votisky, P. & Lang, M. (2013) IT Governance Aspects and Impacts of Adopting Cloud Computing in the Financial Sector 1st IAIS Workshop on Cloud Computing Research , 27-SEP-13 [Details]
(2013) International Conference on Lean Enterprise Software and Systems (LESS2013)
Lohan, G., Conboy, K. & Lang, M. (2013) A Brief History of Budgeting: Reflections on Beyond Budgeting, Its Link to Performance Management and Its Appropriateness for Software Development International Conference on Lean Enterprise Software and Systems (LESS2013) , 01-DEC-13 - 04-DEC-13 [Details]
(2013) AIS SIGSEC pre-ICIS Workshop on Information Security and Privacy (WISP)
Connolly, L. & Lang, M. (2013) Information Systems Security: The Role of Cultural Aspects in Organisational Settings AIS SIGSEC pre-ICIS Workshop on Information Security and Privacy (WISP) Milan, Italy, , 14-DEC-13 [Details]
(2013) 1st IAIS Workshop on Cloud Computing Research
Browne, S. & Lang, M. (2013) Security Assessment: A Prerequisite for Cloud Adoption in SMEs 1st IAIS Workshop on Cloud Computing Research Galway, , 27-SEP-13 [Details]
(2012) International Conference on Information Systems Development (ISD2012)
LOHAN, G.; CONBOY, K.; LANG, M. (2012) A Performance Management Model for Agile Information Systems Development Teams International Conference on Information Systems Development (ISD2012) Prato, Italy, [Details]
(2012) 7th International Conference for Internet Technology and Secured Transactions (ICITST-2012)
Connolly, L. & Lang, M. (2012) Investigation of Cultural Aspects within Information Systems Research 7th International Conference for Internet Technology and Secured Transactions (ICITST-2012) [Details]
(2012) IADIS WWW/Internet 2012 Conference
Connolly, L. & Lang, M. (2012) Data Protection and Employee Behaviour: The Role of Information Systems Security Culture IADIS WWW/Internet 2012 Conference [ARAN Link] [Details]
(2012) IADIS WWW/Internet 2012 Conference
Clifford, D. & Lang, M. (2012) What Determines E-Loyalty? An Analysis of Factors Affecting On-Line Customer Retention IADIS WWW/Internet 2012 Conference Madrid, Spain, , 18-OCT-12 - 21-SEP-12 [ARAN Link] [Details]
(2011) 10th International Semantic Web Conference (ISWC)
Kirrane, S., Milleo, A., Lang, M. & Decker, S. (2011) Enterprise Access Control Policies and Enforcement 10th International Semantic Web Conference (ISWC) Bonn, Germany, October 23-27, [Details]
(2011) 7th Reasoning Web Summer School (RW2011)
Kirrane, S., Milleo, A., Lang, M. & Decker, S. (2011) Knowledge Based Access Control Policy Specification and Enforcement (Poster) 7th Reasoning Web Summer School (RW2011) [Details]
(2011) International Conference on Information Systems Development (ISD2011)
LANG, M.; KEAVENEY, S.; CONBOY, K. (2011) Cost Estimation in Agile Software Development Projects International Conference on Information Systems Development (ISD2011) Prato, Italy, [ARAN Link] [Details]
(2010) Proceedings of International Conference on Lean Software and Systems (LESS2010)
Lohan, G., Conboy, K. & Lang, M. (2010) Beyond Budgeting: A Performance Management Model for Agile Software Development Teams . In: Abrahamsson, P. & Oza, N eds. Proceedings of International Conference on Lean Software and Systems (LESS2010) Helsinki, Finland, October 17-20, [Details]
(2010) International Conference on Information Systems Development (ISD2010)
Lang, M. (2010) Reconciling Usability and Security: Interaction Design Guidance and Practices for On-Line User Authentication International Conference on Information Systems Development (ISD2010) Prague, Czech Republic, August 25-27, [Details]
(2010) 13th Irish Academy of Management (IAM) Annual Conference
LOHAN, G.; LANG, M.; CONBOY, K. (2010) Performance Management of Agile Software Development Teams 13th Irish Academy of Management (IAM) Annual Conference Cork, Ireland, September 1-3, [Details]
(2010) International Conference on Information Systems Development (ISD2010)
MCHUGH, O.; CONBOY, K.; LANG, M. (2010) Using Agile Practices to Build Trust in an Agile Team: A Case Study International Conference on Information Systems Development (ISD2010) Prague, Czech Republic, August 25-27, [Details]
(2010) International Conference on Information Systems Development (ISD2010)
LOHAN, G.; CONBOY, K.; LANG, M. (2010) Having a Customer Focus in Agile Software Development International Conference on Information Systems Development (ISD2010) Prague, Czech Republic, August 25-27, [ARAN Link] [Details]
(2010) Proceedings of 10th Information Technology & Telecommunications (ITT2010)
Lang, M. (2010) Being Agile When It Really Matters: How ICT can Facilitate Rapid Response to Cardiac Emergencies Proceedings of 10th Information Technology & Telecommunications (ITT2010) Letterkenny, Ireland, October 21-22, [Details]
(2010) Proceedings of International Conference on Information Systems (ICIS)
LOHAN, G.; CONBOY, K.; LANG, M. (2010) Beyond Budgeting and Agile Software Development: A Conceptual Framework for the Performance Management of Agile Software Development Teams Proceedings of International Conference on Information Systems (ICIS) St. Louis, Missouri, USA, December 12-15, [Details]
(2010) Proceedings of 5th International Research Workshop on Information Technology Project Management
MCHUGH, O.; CONBOY, K.; LANG, M. (2010) Motivating Agile Teams: A Case Study of Teams in Ireland and Sweden Proceedings of 5th International Research Workshop on Information Technology Project Management St. Louis, Missouri, USA, December 11, [Details]
(2009) 3rd International Conference on Engineering Management and Service Sciences: Information Systems Management Track
Lang, M. (2009) The Effect of External Contextual Factors on the Choice and Usage of Methods in Web Development Projects 3rd International Conference on Engineering Management and Service Sciences: Information Systems Management Track Beijing, China, September 20-22, [Details]
(2009) International Conference on Management of e-Commerce and e-Government (ICMeCG)
Lang, M., Devitt, J., Kelly, S., Kinneen, A., O'Malley, J. & Prunty, D. (2009) Social Networking and Personal Data Security: A Study of Attitudes and Public Awareness in Ireland International Conference on Management of e-Commerce and e-Government (ICMeCG) Nanchang, China, September 16-19, [Details]
(2009) 12th Irish Academy of Management (IAM) Annual Conference
Lohan, G., Conboy, K. & Lang, M. (2009) Project Management in Information Systems Development 12th Irish Academy of Management (IAM) Annual Conference Galway, Ireland, September 2-4, [Details]
(2009) 18th International Conference on Information Systems Development (ISD2009)
CONBOY, K.; LANG, M. (2009) The Paradox of Structured Methods for Software Requirements Management: A Case Study of an E-Government Development Project 18th International Conference on Information Systems Development (ISD2009) Nanchang, China, September 16-19, [Details]
(2009) Research, Reflections and Innovations in Integrating ICT in Education: Proceedings of m-ICTE2009 Conference
Lang, M. & Costello, M. (2009) An Investigation of Factors Affecting Satisfactory Student Learning via On-Line Discussion Boards . In: Mendez-Vilas, A eds. Research, Reflections and Innovations in Integrating ICT in Education: Proceedings of m-ICTE2009 Conference Lisbon, Portugal, April 22-24, , pp.1255-1259 [Details]
(2009) Irish Social Science Platform Annual Conference
Lang, M. & Melia, A. (2009) The Implementation of Electronic Healthcare Records within the Irish Health Service: An Analysis of User Attitudes . In: PAGES= 79-87 eds. Irish Social Science Platform Annual Conference Galway, Ireland, December 1-2, [Details]
(2009) 12th Irish Academy of Management (IAM) Annual Conference
Lang, M. (2009) Speed and Agility in Software Project Management: Exploring The Metaphor of Software Development as a Football Game (Presentation) 12th Irish Academy of Management (IAM) Annual Conference Galway, Ireland, September 2-4, [Details]
(2009) 18th International Conference on Information Systems Development (ISD2009)
Lang, M. (2009) The Influence of Short Project Timeframes on Web Development Practices: A Field Study 18th International Conference on Information Systems Development (ISD2009) Nanchang, China, September 16-19, [Details]
(2008) 3rd International Research Workshop on Information Technology Project Management (at ICIS)
McHugh, O., Conboy, K. & Lang, M. (2008) A Study of the Use and Effectiveness of Controls in Agile Information Systems Development Projects 3rd International Research Workshop on Information Technology Project Management (at ICIS) Paris, France, December 12-13, [Details]
(2008) Central European Conference on Information and Intelligent Systems (CECIIS)
Lang, M. (2008) The Influence of Disciplinary Backgrounds on Design Practices in Web-based Systems Development Central European Conference on Information and Intelligent Systems (CECIIS) Varazdin, Croatia, September 24-26, , pp.673-681 [ARAN Link] [Details]
(2008) AIS SIGSAND European Symposium on Analysis, Design, Use and Societal Impact of Information
Lang, M. (2008) Contemporary Issues and Trends in Business Systems Analysis (Keynote Address) AIS SIGSAND European Symposium on Analysis, Design, Use and Societal Impact of Information Philipps-UniversitŠt Marburg, Germany, June 12-13, [Details]
(2008) European First Year Experience Conference
Lang, M., Joyce, A., Conaty, F. & Kelly, B. (2008) An Analysis of Factors Influencing the Attendance of First Year University Students . In: Pieterick, J eds. European First Year Experience Conference Wolverhampton, UK, May 7-9, , pp.141-147 [Details]
(2008) 17th International Conference on Information Systems Development (ISD2008)
Lang, M. & Plantak Vukovac, D. (2008) Web-based Systems Development: Analysis and Comparison of Practices in Croatia and Ireland . In: Papadopoulos, G. A eds. 17th International Conference on Information Systems Development (ISD2008) Paphos, Cyprus, August 25-27, [Details]
(2007) 2nd AIS SIGSAND European Symposium on Systems Analysis & Design: Education and Practice
Lang, M. (2007) Web-based Systems Development: An Empirically-Grounded Conceptual Framework . In: S. Wrycza eds. 2nd AIS SIGSAND European Symposium on Systems Analysis & Design: Education and Practice Gdansk, Poland, June 5, , pp.80-91 [Details]
(2005) Irish Academy of Management / UCC Doctoral Colloquium
Lang, M. (2005) Using Web-based Surveys for Information Systems Research: An Experience Report (Invited paper) Irish Academy of Management / UCC Doctoral Colloquium University College Cork, Ireland, April 25, [Details]
(2004) Irish Association for Information Systems Reverse Conference
Helfert, M., Kiely, G. & Lang, M. (2004) Information Systems in Healthcare: A Research Agenda (Abstract) Irish Association for Information Systems Reverse Conference Ballyvaughan, Ireland, August 30-31, [Details]
(2004) Information Systems Development Advances in Theory, Practice and Education. 13th International Conference on Information Systems Development (ISD2004)
Lang, M. (2004) A Critical Review of Challenges in Hypermedia Systems Development . In: Vasilecas, O., Caplinskas, A., Wojtkowski, W., Wojtkowski, W. G., Zupancic J. & Wrycza, S eds. Information Systems Development Advances in Theory, Practice and Education. 13th International Conference on Information Systems Development (ISD2004) Vilnius, Lithuania, September 9-11, , pp.277-288 [Details]
(2003) IADIS International WWW/Internet 2003 Conference
Lang, M. (2003) Reconsidering the Software Crisis: A Study of Hypermedia Systems Development . In: Isa’as, P. & Karmakar, N eds. IADIS International WWW/Internet 2003 Conference Algarve, Portugal, November 5-8, , pp.307-313 [ARAN Link] [Details]
(2003) 8th United Kingdom Association of Information Systems Conference (UKAIS)
CONBOY, K.; LANG, M. (2003) Rationalism and Improvisation: An Investigation of Requirements Engineering in a COTS Selection Environment 8th United Kingdom Association of Information Systems Conference (UKAIS) University of Warwick, England, April 9-11, [Details]
(2003) Collaborative Electronic Commerce Technology and Research (CollECTeR) Conference
Lang, M. (2003) A Comparative Study of Software Engineers and Graphic Designers in Web/Hypermedia Systems Development . In: Acton, T. & Swatman, P eds. Collaborative Electronic Commerce Technology and Research (CollECTeR) Conference National University of Ireland, Galway, June 24, , pp.23-36 [Details]
(2002) Informing Science + Information Technology Education Conference (InSITE)
Lang, M. (2002) Hypermedia Systems Development: Do We Really Need New Methods? . In: Cohen, E. & Boyd, E eds. Informing Science + Information Technology Education Conference (InSITE) Cork, Ireland, June 19-21, , pp.883-891 [Details]
(2002) 15th International Conference on Software and Systems Engineering and their Applications (ICSSEA)
CONBOY, K.; LANG, M. (2002) Requirements Engineering for Web-Based Information Systems Development: An Empirical Study . In: Rault, J.-C eds. 15th International Conference on Software and Systems Engineering and their Applications (ICSSEA) Paris, France, December 3-5, [ARAN Link] [Details]
(2002) European Conference on Research Methodology for Business and Management Studies (ECRM 2002)
Lang, M. (2002) The Use of Web-based International Surveys in Information Systems Research . In: Remenyi, D eds. European Conference on Research Methodology for Business and Management Studies (ECRM 2002) Reading, England, April 29-30, , pp.187-196 [Details]
(2002) The 5th Irish Academy of Management Conference
Conboy, K., Lang, M. & Barry, C. (2002) An Investigation of the Use of Requirements Prioritisation in Web-Based Information Systems Development . In: O'Toole, T., Harrington, D. & McCarthy, A eds. The 5th Irish Academy of Management Conference Waterford, Ireland, , 05-SEP-02 - 06-SEP-02 [Details]
(2002) New Perspectives on Information Systems Development: Theory, Methods and Practice. 10th International Conference on Information Systems Development
Lang, M. & Duggan, J. (2002) Towards Enhanced Automated Support For Collaborative Software Requirements Management . In: Harindranath, G., Rosenberg, D., Sillince, J. A. A., Wojtkowski, W., Wojtkowski, W. G., Wrycza, S. & Zupancic, J eds. New Perspectives on Information Systems Development: Theory, Methods and Practice. 10th International Conference on Information Systems Development London, England, September 5-7, 2001, , pp.377-390 [Details]
(2002) Informing Science + Information Technology Education Conference
Lang, M. (2002) On the Dissemination of I.S. Research Findings into Practice . In: Cohen, E. & Boyd, E eds. Informing Science + Information Technology Education Conference Cork, Ireland, June 19-21, , pp.869-881 [Details]
(2001) 11th Annual Business Information Technology Conference (BIT 2001)
Lang, M. (2001) Issues and Challenges in the Development of Hypermedia Information Systems . In: Hackney, R eds. 11th Annual Business Information Technology Conference (BIT 2001) Manchester, England, October 30-31, [Details]
(2001) The Proceedings of the 4th Irish Academy of Management Conference
Barry, C. & Lang, M. (2001) Contrasting Approaches: A Study of Traditional and Multimedia Information Systems Development in Ireland The Proceedings of the 4th Irish Academy of Management Conference Derry, Northern Ireland, , 06-SEP-01 - 07-SEP-01 [Details]
(2001) Doctoral Consortium, 9th European Conference on Information Systems (ECIS)
Lang, M. (2001) A Study of Practice in Hypermedia Systems Design Doctoral Consortium, 9th European Conference on Information Systems (ECIS) Bled, Slovenia, June 24-26, [Details]
(2001) Realigning Research and Practice in Information Systems Development: The Social and Organizational Perspective (IFIP WG8.2 Conference)
Lang, M. & Barry, C. (2001) Techniques and Methodologies for Multimedia Systems Development: A Survey of Industrial Practice . In: Russo, N. L., Fitzgerald, B. & DeGross, J. I eds. Realigning Research and Practice in Information Systems Development: The Social and Organizational Perspective (IFIP WG8.2 Conference) Boise, Idaho, USA, July 27-29, , pp.77-86 [Details]
(2000) 2nd ICSE Workshop on Web Engineering
Barry, C. & Lang, M. (2000) A Survey of Multimedia and Web Development Methods (Presentation) 2nd ICSE Workshop on Web Engineering University of Limerick, Ireland, , 04-JUN-01 - 04-JUN-01 [Details]

Edited Books

  Year Publication
(2016) Transforming Healthcare Through Information Systems - Proceedings of the 24th International Conference on Information Systems Development (Lecture Notes in Information Systems and Organisation).
Vogel, D., Guo, X., Linger, H., Barry, C., Lang, M. & Schneider, C (Ed.). (2016) Transforming Healthcare Through Information Systems - Proceedings of the 24th International Conference on Information Systems Development (Lecture Notes in Information Systems and Organisation). New York: Springer. [Details]
(2014) Advances in Software Engineering: Quality Assurance in Theory and Practice.
Escalona Cuaresma, M. J., Mejías Risoto, M., Ramos Román, I., Linger, H., Lang, M., Barry, C., & Schneider, C (Ed.). (2014) Advances in Software Engineering: Quality Assurance in Theory and Practice. New York: Springer. [Details]
(2014) Information Systems Development: Transforming Organisations and Society Through Information Systems.
Strahonja, V., Vrček, N., Plantak Vukovac, D., Barry, C., Lang, M., Linger, H., Schneider, C (Ed.). (2014) Information Systems Development: Transforming Organisations and Society Through Information Systems. Varaždin, Croatia: Faculty of Organization and Informatics. [Details]
(2014) Building Sustainable Information Systems.
Linger, H. , Fisher, J., Lang, M., Barry, C. & Schneider, C (Ed.). (2014) Building Sustainable Information Systems. New York: Springer. [Details]
(2013) Reflections, Challenges and New Developments in Information Systems Development.
Pooley, R., Coady, J., Lang, M., Barry, C. & Schneider, C (Ed.). (2013) Reflections, Challenges and New Developments in Information Systems Development. New York: Springer. [Details]
(2011) Information Systems Development. Business Systems and Services: Modelling and Development.
Pokorny, J., Richta, K., Repa, V., Wojtkowski, W., Linger, H., Barry, C. & Lang, M (Ed.). (2011) Information Systems Development. Business Systems and Services: Modelling and Development. New York: Springer. [Details]
(2009) Information Systems Development: Challenges in Practice, Theory and Education.
Barry, C., Conboy, K., Lang, M., Wojtkowski, W., & Wojtkowski, G (Ed.). (2009) Information Systems Development: Challenges in Practice, Theory and Education. New York: Springer. [Details]
(2006) Proceedings of 1st AIS SIGSAND European Symposium on Systems Analysis & Design: Education and Practice.
Lang, M., Oates, B. & Siau, K (Ed.). (2006) Proceedings of 1st AIS SIGSAND European Symposium on Systems Analysis & Design: Education and Practice. Galway: CISC. [Details]

Other Journals

  Year Publication
(2011) 'Motivating Agile Teams: A Case Study of Teams in Ireland and Sweden'
McHugh, O., Conboy, K. & Lang, M. (2011) 'Motivating Agile Teams: A Case Study of Teams in Ireland and Sweden' AIS SIG IT Project Management Newsletter, 2 (2) :4-5. [Details]
(2003) 'Not As Chaotic As It Seems'
Lang, M. (2003) 'Not As Chaotic As It Seems' The Engineers Journal, 57 (9) :55-56. [Details]

Conference Contributions

  Year Publication
(2015) Workshop on Privacy: Gathering Insights from Lawyers and Technologists,
Kennedy, Rónán; Lang, Michael (2015) From Law to Code: Translating Legal Principles into Digital Rules. [Invited Oral Presentation], Workshop on Privacy: Gathering Insights from Lawyers and Technologists, Maynooth , 01-JUL-15. [Details]

Honours and Awards

  Year Title Awarding Body
2012 President's Award for Excellence in Teaching NUI Galway
2003 Selected Best Papers at IADIS International WWW/Internet 2003 Conference IADIS
2004 Best Paper at 13th International Conference on Information Systems Development (ISD2004) Organizing Committee of International Conference on Information Systems Development
2008 Best Overall Contribution at 17th International Conference on Information Systems Development (ISD2008) Organizing Committee of International Conference on Information Systems Development
2010 Best Paper at 5th International Research Workshop on IT Project Management AIS SIGITPM

Professional Associations

  Association Function From / To
AIS SIGSAND European Co-ordinator 01-JAN-06 / 31-DEC-08
Information Technology Association of Galway (ITAG) Member /
Association for Information Systems Member 30-DEC-99 / 30-DEC-12

Teaching Interests

  1. Database systems
  2. Information systems security & ethics
  3. Business information systems
  4. Systems analysis & design
  5. Information systems research methods

Head of BIS

Dr Murray Scott

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