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Scott McCoy

Scott McCoy

Associate Professor

Area : Operations & Information Technology
Phone : (757) 221-2062
Email : [[Scott.McCoy]]
Office : Miller Hall 3078

Biography

Scott McCoy is an Associate Professor of MIS in The Mason School of Business at the College of William & Mary. He earned his PhD in Information Systems from the University of Pittsburgh.

His research in Cross Cultural Issues in IS, Human Computer Interaction (HCI), and Telecommunications Policy has been presented or published (or forthcoming) in many national and international conferences and journals such as Information Systems Research (ISR), Communications for the Association of Computing Machinery (CACM), European Journal of Information Systems (ISJ), Information Systems Journal (ISJ), Journal of the Association for Information Systems (JAIS), and Communications of the Association for Information Systems (CAIS).

He currently teaches Strategic Analysis and Consulting. In the past, he has taught VB programming, Telecommunications, and HCI.

Prof. McCoy is a RPCV (Returned Peace Corps Volunteer) from the Dominican Republic and completed a 30 day assignment with Crisis Corps helping Hurricane Katrina and Rita evacuees in 2005.

Areas of Interest/Expertise
  • Cross Cultural Issues in IS
  • Human Computer Interaction (HCI)
  • Telecommunications Policy

Publications

Journals

  • Okoli, C., Mbarika, V., and McCoy, S. (2010), "Expert Assessments of E-Business in Latin America and Sub-Saharan Africa: A Theoretical Model of National Infrastructure," European Journal of Information Systems (EJIS), Vol. 10, pp 5-20.
  • McCoy, S., Everard, A., and Loiacono, E. (2009), “Online Ads in Familiar and Unfamiliar Sites: Effects on Perceived Website Quality and Intentions to Reuse,” Information Systems Journal (ISJ), Vol. 19, No.4, pp. 437-458.
  • Loiacono, E.T., Romano, N.C. and McCoy, S. (2009), “The State of Corporate Website Accessibility,” Communications of the ACM (CACM), Vol. 52, No. 9, pp. 128-132.
  • McCoy, S., Everard, A., Polak, P., and Galletta, D.F. (2008), “An Experimental Study of Antecedents and Consequences of Online Ad Intrusiveness,” International Journal of Human Computer Interaction (IJHCI), Vol. 24, No. 7, pp. 672-699.
  • Marks, P., Polak, P., McCoy, S., and Galletta, D.F. (2008), “Sharing Knowledge: How Managerial Prompting, Group Identification, and Social Value Orientation Affect Knowledge-Sharing Behavior,” Communications of the ACM (CACM), Vol. 51, No. 2, pp. 60-65.
  • McCoy, S., Galletta, D.F., and King, W.R. (2007), “Applying TAM Across Cultures: The Need for Caution,” European Journal of Information Systems (EJIS), Vol. 16, pp. 81-90.
  • McCoy, S., Everard, A., Polak, P., and Galletta, D.F. (2007),  “The Effects of Online Advertising,” Communications of the ACM (CACM), Vol. 50, No. 3, pp. 84-88.Reprinted as McCoy, S., Everard, A., Polak, P. and Galletta. D.F. (2007), “The Effects of Online Advertising” IT Management Select, Autumn, No. 3, p. 4-9.
  • Galletta, D.F., Henry, R., McCoy, S., and Polak, P. (2006), “When the Wait Isn’t So Bad: The Interaction of Website Delay, Familiarity, and Breadth,” Information Systems Research (ISR), Vol. 17, No. 1, pp. 20-37. 
  • Loiacono, E.T. and McCoy, S. (2006), “Comparison of Website Accessibility across 3 sectors,” Universal Access in the Information Society, Vol. 4, No. 4, pp. 393-399.
  • McCoy, S. and Mbarika, V. (2005), “Teledensity Growth Strategies for Latin America: The Case of Colombia and Ecuador,” Communications of the Association for Information Systems (CAIS), Vol. 16, pp. 26-56.
  • McCoy, S., Everard, A., and Jones, B. (2005), "An Examination of the Technology Acceptance Model in Uruguay and the US: A Focus on Culture,” Journal of Global Information Technology Management, Vol. 8, No. 1, pp. 27-45.
  • Pal, A., Mbarika, V, Cobb-Payton, F., Datta, P., and McCoy, S. (2005), “Telemedicine Diffusion in a Developing Country: The Case of India,” IEEE Transactions on Information Technology in Biomedicine, Vol. 9, No. 1, pp. 59-65.
  • McCoy, S., Galletta, D.F., and King, W.R. (2005), “Integrating National Culture into Individual IS Adoption Research; The Need for Individual Level Measures,” Communications of the Association for Information Systems (CAIS), Vol. 15, pp. 211-224.
  • Loiacono, E.T., McCoy, S., and Chin, W. (2005), “Freedom of Access: A Study of Federal Website Accessibility,” Information Technology Professional, Vol. 7, No. 1, pp. 1-5.
  • Everard, A., Jones, B., and McCoy, S. (2005), “Are IS Candidates Supplying the Teaching and Research Skills that Universities Need Most?,” Communications of the Association for Information Systems (CAIS), Vol. 15, pp. 183-196.
  • Olivas-Lujan, M., Harzing, A., and McCoy, S. (2004), “September 11, 2001: Two Quasi-Experiments on the Influence of Threats on Cultural Values and Cosmopolitan,” International Journal of Cross Cultural Management, Vol. 4, No. 1, pp. 211-228.
  • Loiacono, E.T. and McCoy, S. (2004), “Charity Begins at the Homepage: Providing Access to the Web for People with Disabilities,” Communications of the Association for Information Systems (CAIS), Vol. 13, pp. 471-485.
  • Galletta, D.F., Henry, R., McCoy, S., and Polak, P. (2004), “Sensitivity to Web Delays: A Contingency Analysis of Users,” Journal of the Association of Information Systems, Vol. 5, No. 1, pp. 1-28.
  • Loiacono, E.T. and McCoy, S. (2004) “Website Accessibility: An Online Sector Analysis,” Information Technology and People, Vol. 17, No. 1, pp. 87-101.
  • King, W.R., Marks, P.V., and McCoy, S. (2002),  “The Most Important Issues in Knowledge Management,” Communications of the ACM, Vol. 45, No. 9, pp. 93-97.
Book Chapters
  • Galletta, D.F., Henry, R., McCoy, S., and Polak, P. (2006), “Understanding the Direct and Interaction Effects of Web Delay and Related Factors: A Research Program” in D. Galletta and P. Zhang (Eds.), Human-Computer Interaction in Management Information Systems: Applications, Vol. 5, Armonk, NY: M.E. Sharpe, Inc.
Editorials
  • Nah, F., Zhang, P., McCoy, S., and Yi, M. (2006), “Human Computer Interaction Research in the Management Information Systems Discipline,” International Journal of Human-Computer Studies, Vol. 64, No. 9, pp 787-788.
  • Loiacono, E., McCoy, S., and Romano, N. (2005), “Information Technology Systems Accessibility,” Universal Access in the Information Society, Vol. 5, No. 1, pp. 1-3.
  • Nah, F., Zhang, P., and McCoy, S., (2005), “HCI Studies in MIS,” International Journal of Human-Computer Interaction, Vol. 19, No. 1, pp. 1-5.
  • McCoy, S., Mbarika, V., Meso, P., and Musa, P. (2004), “Information Systems and Technological Issues in Developing Countries,” Electronic Journal on Information Systems in Developing Countries (EJISDC), Vol. 17, No. 0, pp. 1-2.
  • McCoy, S., Loiacono, E., and Rodriguez-Abitia, G. (2004), “Cross Cultural IS Research,” Journal of Global Information Technology Management (JGITM), Vol. 7, No. 4, pp. 1-2.