- Associate Professor
- Paul H. Chook Department of Information Systems and Statistics
- (646) 312-3375
Raquel Benbunan-Fich, PhD, is an Associate Professor of Information Systems in the Paul H. Chook Department of Information Systems and Statistics at the Zicklin School of Business.
Areas of expertise include user behavior and multitasking, virtual teams and virtual collaboration, social computing, e-commerce, and usability. Dr. Benbunan-Fich has published over 50 articles on these topics in various practitioner and academic journals, including ACM Transactions on Human-Computer Interaction, Communications of the ACM, Decision Support Systems, European Journal of Information Systems (of which she has been Senior Associate Editor since 2013), IEEE Transactions on Professional Communication, Information & Management, International Journal of Electronic Commerce, and Journal of Strategic Information Systems.
She is the 2011 recipient of the Sidney Lirtzman Award for outstanding research, teaching, and service at the Zicklin School of Business and in 2013 received Baruch College’s Presidential Excellence Award for Faculty Service.
Dr. Benbunan-Fich earned her PhD in management information systems from Rutgers University.
Mamonov, S. and Benbunan-Fich, R. “An empirical investigation of privacy breach perceptions among smartphone application users.” Computers in Human Behavior. 49, 2015, 427-436.
Adler, R.F. and Benbunan-Fich, R. “Self-interruptions in discretionary multitasking,” Computers in Human-Behavior, 29, 4, July 2013, 1441-1449.
Altschuller, S. and Benbunan-Fich, R. “The Pursuit of Trust in Ad-hoc Virtual Teams: How much Electronic Portrayal is Too Much?” European Journal of Information Systems, 22, 3, 2013, 619-636.
Benbunan-Fich, R. “The Ethics and Etiquette of Multitasking in the workplace,” IEEE-Technology and Society, 31, 3, Fall 2012, 15-19.
Adler, R.F. and Benbunan-Fich, R. “Juggling on a high wire: Multitasking effects on performance,” International Journal of Human-Computer Studies, 70, 2, February 2012, 156-168.
Richardson, K. and Benbunan-Fich, R. “Examining the Antecedents of Work Connectivity Behavior during Non-Work Time,” Information and Organization, 21, 3, November 2011, 142-160.
Benbunan-Fich, R., Adler, R. and Mavlanova, T. “Measuring Multitasking Behavior with Activity-Based Metrics,” ACM Transactions on Computer-Human Interaction, 18, 2, June 2011.
2015 Best paper award in the Digital and Social Media Track of HICSS.
2014 Abraham J. Briloff Prize in Ethics for the paper “The Ethics of Online Experimentation with Unsuspecting users.” Awarded on March 27, 2015
2013 Baruch College’s Presidential Excellence Award for Faculty Service.
2011 Sidney Lirtzman Award for Outstanding Teaching, Research and Service at the Zicklin School of Business, Baruch College.
Baruch College Teaching Excellence Award, Beta Gamma Sigma, April 16th, 2010.