- Assistant Professor
- Paul H. Chook Department of Information Systems and Statistics
- (646) 312-3350
Isaac Vaghefi is an Assistant Professor of Information Systems at the Zicklin School of Business at Baruch College, The City University of New York. He holds a Ph.D. in business administration–information systems from McGill University. His research primarily focuses on the negative aspects of technology use, especially technology addictions and the use of technology in healthcare. His papers have been published in Information Systems Journal, Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association, Communications of the AIS, The DATA BASE for Advances in Information Systems, and others and received best paper awards at conferences such as International Conference on Information Systems, Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences, and HCI International. He has also served as mini-track co-chair and associate editor for several academic conferences, including the ICIS, HICSS, and AMCIS. His work has been featured in several media outlets, including The Washington Post, PBS, CBS, Fox News, Huffington Post, and Men’s Health.
Vaghefi, I., Negoita, B., & Lapointe, L. (forthcoming). The Path to Hedonic IS Use Addiction: A Process Model in the Context of Social Networking Sites. Information Systems Research.
Turel, O., Qahri-Saremi, H., & Vaghefi, I. (2021). Dark sides of digitalization. International Journal of Electronic Commerce, 25(2), 127-135.
Qahri-Saremi, H., Vaghefi, I., & Turel, O. (2021). Addiction to Social Networking Sites and User Responses: Toward A Typological Theory and its Relation to Users’ Personality Traits. The Data Base for Advances in Information Systems.
Qahri-Saremi, H., Vaghefi, I., Turel, O., (2021) “Introduction to Special Issue: Dark Sides
of Digitalization,” International Journal of Electronic Commerce
Qahri-Saremi, H., Vaghefi, I., Turel, O., (2020) “Profiles of Responses to Social
Networking Site Addiction Identification, Personality Predictors, and Outcomes,”
The DATA BASE for Advances in Information Systems
Beaudry, A., Vaghefi, I. (corresponding author), Bagayogo, F., & Lapointe, L. (2020)
“Impact of IT User Behavior: Observations through a New Lens.” Communications
of the Association for Information Systems, 46, 331 – 364
Vaghefi, I., Qahri-Saremi, H., Turel, O., (2020) “Dealing with social networking site
addiction: a cognitive-affective model of discontinuance decisions,” Internet
Research, 30(5), 1427-1453.
Vaghefi, I., & Tulu, B. (2019) “The Continued Use of Mobile Health Apps: Insights from a
Longitudinal Study.” Journal of Medical Internet Research (JMIR mHealth and uHealth), 7(8), e12983 https://doi.org/10.2196/12983
Turel, O., and Vaghefi, I. (2019) “Social Media Detox: Relapse Predictors,” Psychiatry
Research, 284, 112488
Vaghefi, I., Lapointe, L., & Boudreau-Pinsonneault, C. (2017). A typology of user liability to IT addiction. Information Systems Journal, 27(2), 125-169.