Assistant Professor

John Molson School of Business, Concordia University


Email: arman.sadreddin [at] concordia.ca

I am an Assistant Professor in the Department of Supply Chain and Business Technology Management (SCBTM) at John Molson School of Business, Concordia University. My Research focuses on digital innovation, digital entrepreneurship, technology enabled organizational capabilities, and entrepreneurial ecosystems. I received my PhD in Management Information Systems from Smith School of Business, Queen's University, Canada.

News

2021

  • September 2021 - I am happy to announce that I am invited to the upcoming mentorship event, entitled "The Ph.D. Journey: Advice from Recent Grads" organized by the AIS Doctoral Student College.

  • September 2021 - It's my pleasure to be one of the associate editors of the "Digitization of Education, Private Industries, and Society" track at ECIS 2022.

  • August 2021 - I am invited to be one of the panelists on the "future of work" as part of MTL Connect, hosted by Concordia's 4th Space.

  • July 2021 - I am one of the coordinators of the Digital Innovation Research Hub. For more information click HERE.

  • May 2021 - I am happy to announce that our ongoing research with Dr. Suchit Ahuja and Dr. Nadege Levallet on "University Entrepreneurial Ecosystems" has been accepted at the R&D Management Conference 2021.

  • April 2021 - I am invited to present my research on digital entrepreneurship at the SCBTM Research Exchange Series, Concordia University.

  • April 2021 - I am happy to announce that my PhD thesis was nominated by the Smith School of Business for the 2021 Distinguished Dissertation CAGS/ProQuest award.

  • March 2021 - I received funding through the SSHRC Institutional Grants (SIG) program for my research project on digital innovation! Dr. Suchit Ahuja is my co-applicant in this research.

Other News

2020

  • November 2020 - I am serving as the chair of the "MIS Invited Speaker Series" and "SCBTM Research Exchange Series" from Winter 2021 at JMSB.

  • November 2020 - I am invited to present my research on digital entrepreneurship at the "Innovation and Entrepreneurship Research Event" at Smith School of Business, Queen's University.

  • October 2020 - Dr. Suchit Ahuja (the Principal Investigator) and I have been granted funding through the SSHRC Institutional Grants (SIG) program for our research on digital entrepreneurship!

  • October 2020 - Interviewed with CKNW (Global News) on the role of digital technologies in communities at the age of pandemic.

  • Sept. 2020 - Our research with Dr. Suchit Ahuja and Dr. Yolande E. Chan on incorporating digital technologies to build resilient communities published by The Conversation.

  • Sept. 2020 - I will co-chair a mini-track on Implications of Affordance Theory for Digital Strategy and Innovation Research in Strategic & Competitive Uses of Information and Digital Technologies track at AMCIS 2021 in Montréal, Canada.

  • Sept. 2020 - I am excited to join the Supply Chain and Business Technology Management Department at John Molson School of Business, Concordia University!

  • Aug. 2020 - I am pleased to announce that I have successfully defended my PhD dissertation.

  • July 2020 - Our research with Dr. Suchit Ahuja and Dr. Yolande E. Chan on the role of readily available digital technologies at each phase of a pandemic response in communities is now available at Smith Business Insight .

  • Jan 2020 - I am serving as a review coordinator at AMCIS 2021 in Montréal, Canada.

2019

  • Dec. 2019 - I presented my research in progress at DIGIT Pre-ICIS 2019 Workshop, Munich, Germany.

  • Dec. 2019 - I presented my research in progress at SIG DITE paper development workshop (PDW) at ICIS 2019 , Munich, Germany.

  • Aug. 2019 - I presented the paper on Technology Affordances in Digital Innovation Research at AMCIS 2019, Cancun, Mexico.

  • Aug. 2019 - I am invited to participate in the ICIS 2019 Doctoral Consortium in Munich, Germany.

  • June 2019 - I am invited to participate in the AMCIS 2019 Doctoral Consortium for advanced students in Cancun, Mexico.

  • Jan. 2019 - I am the co-winner of the Alan R. Dennis Doctoral Award at Smith School of Business, Queen's University.

Education

  • PhD, Management, Smith School of Business, Queen's University, Canada - 2020

  • MSc , Management, Smith School of Business, Queen's University, Canada - 2016

  • MASc, Quality Systems Engineering, Gina Cody School of Engineering and Computer Science, Concordia University, Canada - 2015

  • BSc, Industrial Engineering, Isfahan University of Technology, Iran - 2012