Ho Kai Wing Kevin

Faculty of Business Sciences
Official title
Research fields
Social psychology
Library and information science/ Humanistic social informatics
Research keywords
social media
fake news
Career history
2022-04 -- (current)University of TsukubaMBA-IB ProgramProfessor of Management Information Systems
2018-08 -- 2022-03University of GuamSchool of Business and Public Administration - Business DivisionProfessor of Management Information Systems
2013-08 -- 2018-07University of GuamSchool of Business and Public Administration - Business DivisionAssociate Professor of Management Information Systems.
2009-08 -- 2013-07University of GuamSchool of Business and Public Administration - Business DivisionAssistant Professor of Management Information Systems
Academic background
2001-09 -- 2008-06Hong Kong University of Science and Technology School of Business and Management
1999-09 -- 2001-08Hong Kong University of Science and Technology School of Business and Management
1994-12 -- 1996-12University of Oklahoma Department of Economics
1992-07 -- 1994-06The Chinese University of Hong Kong Faculty of Science - Department of Chemistry
1989-09 -- 1992-06Hong Kong Baptist College Faculty of Science - Department of Chemistry
Licenses and qualifications
2021-08Certified Management & Business Educator
Academic societies
2021-05 -- (current)Phi Kappa Phi
2019-05 -- (current)Omicron Delta Epsilon
2008-11 -- (current)Beta, Gamma, Sigma
2016-01 -- (current)Society of American Military Engineers
2022-05 -- (current)Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)
2021-07 -- (current)ACM (Association for Computing Machinery)
Conference, etc.
  • University students’ social media usage and subjective well-being during the COVID-19 pandemic :Comparing similarities and differences from 2021 to 2022
    Ho Kai Wing Kevin
  • A comparative study of the home computer user security behavioral intention
    Ho Kai Wing Kevin
    ICIS TREO Talk 2018/2018-12--2018-12
  • The use of social media for engaging people with environmentally friendly lifestyle: A conceptual model
    Ho Kai Wing Kevin
    SIG Green Pre-ICIS Workshop 2018/2018-12--2018-12
  • Dissemination of Online (Fake) Health Information: Habits, Catalyst, and Barriers
    Ho Kai Wing Kevin
    International Conference on Innovative Computing and Management Science 2020/2020-07
  • Consumer E-service evaluation in Hong Kong online music subscription industry
    Ho Kai Wing Kevin; See-To Eric W.K.; Chiu Billy; Wu Mandy
    PACIS 2013/2013-06
  • An exploratory study on the impact of trust on different e-payment gateways: Octopus Card Vs. credit card
    Ho Kai Wing Kevin; See-To Eric W.K.
    PACIS 2010/2010-07
  • Adoption of Mobile Services Upgrade: New and Current Users
    Ho Kai Wing Kevin
    AMCIS 2008/2008-08
  • The effects of web personalization on influencing users' switching decisions to a new website
    Ho Shuk Ying; Ho Kai Wing Kevin
    PACIS 2008/2008-07
  • An empirical analysis on factors affecting the success of different formats of online auction
    Ho Kai Wing Kevin; Yu Seunghee; Yoo Byungjoon
    6th Workshop on e-Business (WEB 2007)/2007-12
  • Panel: Fake News, Misinformation and Privacy: How COVID-19 Pandemic Change our Society
    Ho Kai Wing Kevin; Chiu Dickson K.W.; Au C.H. (Allen); Da...
    2022 International Conference on Information Resources Management (Conf-IRM 2022)/2022-10-18--2022-10-20
  • Prediction of Mobile Coupon Use: Data Analytics of Influencing Factors
    Liu Shiqi; Chiu Dickson K.W.; Ho Kai Wing Kevin
    THECOG 2022/2022-10-21--2022-10-21
  • A Study on the effects of product types and culture on the level of use of BIN auctions by sellers
    Ho Kai Wing Kevin; Yoo Byungjoon; Yee Seunghee; Tam Kar Yan
    Pacific Asia Conference on Information Systems, PACIS 2006/2006-07-06--2006-07-09
  • The impact of information in electronic auctions: An analysis of buy-it-now auctions
    Yoo Byungjoon; Ho Kai Wing Kevin; Tam Kar Yan
    39th Annual Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences/2006-01-04--2006-01-07
  • Panel: AI and Library
    Chiu Dickson K.W.; Ho Kai Wing Kevin
    Institute on AI and Blockchain (ICAIB 2022) for Information and Library Science - Challenges and Possibilities 2022/2022-05-25--2022-05-27
2023-02 -- 2023-02Information SecurityUniversity of Tsukuba
2022-11 -- 2022-12Quantiative MethodsUniversity of Tsukuba
2022-10 -- 2022-11Management Information SystemsUniversity of Tsukuba
Other activities
2020-01 -- (current)Co-Editor, Library Hi Tech
Prof. Kevin K.W. Ho joined the MBA Program in International Business, Graduate School of Business Sciences, Humanities and Social Sciences, at the University of Tsukuba in April 2022. He received his Ph.D. in Information Systems from the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology in 2008. Over the past twelve years, he has been teaching at the University of Guam. Kevin’s research focuses on electronic service, information systems and social media commerce strategy, fake news and misinformation, and sustainability management. His research has been published in Behaviour & Information Technology, Communications of the Association for Information Systems, Computers in Human Behavior, Decision Support Systems, Government Information Quarterly, Health Policy, IEEE IT Professional, Information Systems Frontier, Information & Management, Internet Research, Journal of Retailing and Consumer Sciences, etc. He is currently the Co-Editor(-in-chief) of Library Hi Tech.

(Last updated: 2023-03-10)