Oded   Nov

Oded Nov

Associate Professor

Department of Technology Management and Innovation

Journal Articles

  • Nov, O., Arazy, O., and Anderson, D. (2014). Scientists@home: What Drives the Quantity and Quality of Volunteers' Technology-Mediated Citizen Science Participation? PLoS One.
  • Arazy, A., Yeo, L and Nov, O. (2013). Stay on the Wikipedia Task: When Task-Related Disagreements Slip into Personal and Procedural Conflicts. Journal of the American Society for Information Science and Technology 64(8), 1634-1648.
  • Cappa, P., Clerico, A., Nov, O.and Porfiri, M. (2013). Can Force Feedback and Science Learning Enhance the Effectiveness of Neurorehabilitation? An Experimental Study on Using a Low-Cost 3D Joystick and a Virtual Visit to a Zoo. PLoS One 8(12) e77589.
  • Nov, O. Ye, C. and Kumar, N. (2012). A Social Capital Perspective on Meta-Knowledge Contribution. Decision Support Systems 53 (1) 118-126.
  • Nov, O. and Schecter, W. (2012). Dispositional Resistance to Change and Hospital Physicians' Use of Electronic Medical Records. Journal of the American Society for Information Science and Technology 63 (4) 648-656.
  • Ye, C. and Nov, O. (2012). Exploring User Contributed Information in Social Computing Systems: Quantity versus Quality. Online Information Review 36 (6).
  • Arazy, A., Nov, O., Patterson, R. and Yeo, L. (2011). Information Quality in Wikipedia: The Effects of Group Composition and Task Conflict. Journal of Management Information Systems 27 (4) 73-100.
  • Nov, O. and Ye, C. (2010). Why do People Tag? Motivations for Collaborative Content Tagging. Communications of the ACM 53 (7) 128-131.
  • Nov, O. Naaman, M. and Ye, C. (2010). Analysis of Participation in an Online Photo Sharing Community: A Multi-Dimension Perspective. Journal of the American Society for Information Science and Technology 61 (3) 555-566.
  • Nov, O. and Rafaeli, S. (2009). Measuring the Premium on Common Knowledge in Computer-Mediated Coordination Problems. Computers in Human Behavior 25 (1) 171-174.
  • Nov, O. and Ye, C. (2009). Resistance to Change and the Adoption of Digital Libraries: An Integrative Model. Journal of the American Society for Information Science and Technology 60 (8) 1702-1708.
  • Nov, O. and Rao, B. (2008). Technology-Facilitated 'Give According to Your Abilities, Receive According to Your Needs'. Communications of the ACM 51 (5) 83-87.
  • Nov, O. and Ye, C. (2008). Users' Personality and Perceived Ease of Use of Digital Libraries: The Case for Resistance to Change. Journal of the American Society for Information Science and Technology 59 (5) 845-851.
  • Nov, O. and Kuk, G. (2008). Open Content Contributors' Response to Free Riding: The Roles of Personality and Context. Computers in Human Behavior 24 (6) 2848-2861.
  • Nov, Y. and Nov, O. (2008). Living In a Bubble? Toward a Unified Bubble Theory. International Journal of General Systems 37 (5) 627-635.
  • Oreg, S. and Nov, O. (2008). Exploring Motivations for Contributing to Open Source Initiatives: The Roles of Contribution Context and Personal Values. Computers in Human Behavior 24 (5) 2055-2073.
  • Nov, O. (2007). What Motivates Wikipedians. Communications of the ACM 50 (11) 60-64. (pdf)
  • Rao, B., Angelov, B. and Nov, O. (2006). Fusion of Disruptive Technologies: Lessons from the Skype Case. European Management Journal 24 (2-3) 174-188.
  • Nov, O. and Jones, M. (2006). Ordering Creativity: Knowledge, Creativity and Idea Generation in the Advertising Industry. International Journal of Product Development 3 (2) 252-262.

Other Publications

  • Nov, O., Arazy, O., Lopez, C. and Brusilovsky, P. (2013). Exploring personality-targeted UI design in online social participation systems. Proceedings of the ACM Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI 2013). Paris, France, April 2013.
  • Nov, O. and Arazy, O. (2013). Personality-Targeted Design: Theory, Experimental Procedure, and Preliminary Results. Proceedings of the ACM Conference on Computer Supported Cooperative Work (CSCW 2013). San Antonio, TX, February 2013. 
  • Anand S., Arazy O., Mandayam N., and Nov O. (2013). A Game Theoretic Analysis of Collaboration in Wikipedia. Proceedings of the 4th Conference on Decision and Game Theory for Security (GameSec 2013). Fort Worth, TX, 2013.
  • Antin, J., Cheshire,C., and Nov, O. (2012). Technology-Mediated Contributions: Editing Behaviors Among New Wikipedians. Proceedings of the ACM Conference on Computer Supported Cooperative Work (CSCW 2012). Seattle, WA, February 2012.
  • Antin, J., Yee, R., Cheshire,C., and Nov, O. (2011). Gender Differences in Wikipedia Editing. WikiSym'11. Mountain View, CA, October 2011. Best Short Paper Award. 
  • Nov, O., Arazy, O., and Anderson, D. (2011). Dusting for Science: Motivations and Participation of Digital Citizen Science Volunteers. iConference 2011. Seattle, WA, February 2011. Best Paper Award.
  • Nov, O., Anderson, D. and Arazy, O. (2010). Volunteer Computing: a Model of the Factors Determining Contribution to Community-Based Scientific Research. Proceedings of the 19th International World Wide Web Conference (WWW 2010). Raleigh, NC, May 2010.
  • Russo, P. and Nov, O. (2010). Photo Tagging Over Time: A Longitudinal Study of the Role of Attention, Network Density, and Motivations. Proceedings of AAAI International Conference on Weblogs and Social Media (ICWSM 2010). Washington, DC, May 2010.
  • Arazy, O. and Nov, O. (2010). Determinants of Wikipedia Quality: the Roles of Global and Local Contribution Inequality. Proceedings of the ACM Conference on Computer Supported Cooperative Work (CSCW 2010). Savannah, GA, February 2010.
  • Nov, O., Arazy, O. and Anderson, D. (2010). Crowdsourcing for Science: Understanding and Enhancing ScienceSourcing Contribution. Workshop on the Changing Dynamics of Scientific Collaborations at the ACM Conference on Computer Supported Cooperative Work (CSCW 2010). Savannah, GA, February 2010. 
  • Nov, O., Naaman, M., and Ye, C. (2009). Motivational, Structural and Tenure Factors that Impact Online Community Photo Sharing. Proceedings of AAAI International Conference on Weblogs and Social Media (ICWSM 2009). San Jose, CA, May 2009.Best Paper Award. (pdf))
  • Nov, O. and Wattal, S. (2009). Social Computing and Privacy Concerns: Antecedents and Effects. Proceedings of CHI 2009: ACM Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems, Boston, MA, April 2009. 
  • Nov, O. and Ye, C. (2008). Community Photo Sharing: Motivational and Structural Antecedents. Proceedings of the 29th International Conference on Information Systems (ICIS), Paris, France, December 2008. 
  • Nov, O., Naaman, M. and Ye, C. (2008). What Drives Content Tagging: The Case of Photos on Flickr. Proceedings of CHI 2008: ACM Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems, Florence, Italy, April 2008.
  • Nov, O. and Ye, C. (2008). Personality and technology acceptance: The case for personal innovativeness in IT, openness and resistance to change. Proceedings of the 41st Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences (HICSS 41), Hawaii, USA, January 2008.

Education

Cambridge University

PhD,

London School of Economics

MSc,

Tel Aviv University

BA,

In Recent School News

Awards + Distinctions

  • National Science Foundation CAREER Award
  • Google Focused Research Award
  • National Academies Keck Futures Award
  • Marie Curie Fellowship

Research Interests

  • Social media
  • Computer supported Cooperative work