• E-Mail:  akarpovs@bu.edu
  • Office Hours:
    Tues. 03:45PM - 04:45PM
    Thur. 11:45AM - 12:45PM
  • Address: Boston University Questrom School of Business
    595 Commonwealth Avenue
    Boston, MA 02215
  • Education Open or Close

    Ph D, Bentley University, 2015.

    MA, Boston University, 2001.

    BA, Boston University, 2001.

  • Current CoursesOpen or Close

    SMG QM222 F1 Modeling Business Decisions & Market Outcomes

    SMG QM323 A2 Analytics

    SMG QM323 B2 Analytics

  • PublicationsOpen or Close

    Journal Articles:

      Karpovsky, A., & Galiers, R. (2015). Aligning in Practice: From current cases to a new agenda. Journal of Information Technology, 2(30), 136-160.
      See Publication on Line

      Karpovsky, A., Marabelli, M., Peppard, J., & Galliers, R. CIO as a Trusted Advisor: A role of CIO in Digital Business Transformation. MIS Quarterly Executive,

      Karpovsky, A. Learning towards ambidexterity: cases on information systems strategizing. Strategic Management Journal,

      Karpovsky, A., Hallanoro, M., & Galliers, R. From Information Systems Plan to Information Systems Strategizing: A 50 Year Journey. MIS Quarterly,

      Karpovsky, A., Marabelli, M., Galliers, R., & Newell, S. Structural power is not enough: The role and influence of CIOs. IT & People ,

    Book Chapters:

      Karpovsky, A., Hallanoro, M., & Galliers, R. (2014). The Process of Information Systems Strategizing: Review and Synthesis, in Information Systems and Information Technology, Cohen, R., Topi, H., Tucker, A. , .
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      Karpovsky, A., & Galliers, R. (Accepted). Aligning in Practice, in Aligning in Practice, Karpovsky, A. and Galliers, R.D., .

  • Research PresentationsOpen or Close

    Invited Lectures:

      Karpovsky, A. (Author Only). Executive Leadership Summit, Operating in Response Mode, Foresite, Uncasville, CT. (May 1, 2015).

      Karpovsky, A. (Author Only). Management Department Meeting, Information Systems Strategy: The role of strategists in strategizing processes and aligning practices, Bentley University, Waltham, MA. (October 1, 2014).

      Karpovsky, A. (Presenter & Author), & Galliers, R. (Author Only). 34th International Conference on Information Systems, The Power and Influence of Chief Information Officers (CIOs) in IS Strategizing, Milan, Italy. (December 1, 2013).

    Accepted Lectures:

      Karpovsky, A. (Author Only), Stein, M. (Author Only), & Galliers, R. (Presenter & Author). International Conference on Organization Learning, Knowledge and Capabilities, Towards Ambidexterity - Cases On Information Systems Strategizing: A Meta-Ethnography, Oslo, Norway. (January 1, 2014).

  • General ServiceOpen or Close

    Service to the School:

      QST, Undergraduate Program, Interaction with Industry. (January 1, 2016 - December 1, 2017).

  • Conference ActivitiesOpen or Close

      2015 AOM Annual Meeting, BPS, Behavioral Strategy: Aspirations and Micro-Foundations, Committee Chair. (August 8, 2015 - August 8, 2015).

  • Editorial And Review ActivitiesOpen or Close

    Karpovsky, A. Journal of Strategic Information Systems, Invited Manuscript Reviewer, International, Professional. (September 1, 2010 - Present).

    Karpovsky, A. Information Systems Management, Ad Hoc Reviewer, Papers, International, Professional. (September 1, 2010 - Present).

    Karpovsky, A. Information & Management, Ad Hoc Reviewer, Papers, International, Professional. (September 1, 2010 - Present).

    Karpovsky, A. International Conference on Information Systems, Invited Manuscript Reviewer, International, Professional. (September 1, 2013 - December 1, 2016).

    Karpovsky, A. European Conference on Information Systems, Invited Manuscript Reviewer, International, Professional. (September 1, 2015 - August 1, 2016).

    Karpovsky, A. Academy of Management Annual Meeting, Invited Manuscript Reviewer, International, Professional. (September 1, 2011 - December 1, 2015).

    Karpovsky, A. European Conference on Information Systems, Invited Manuscript Reviewer, International, Professional. (January 1, 2011 - December 1, 2011).

  • Awards and HonorsOpen or Close

    Reviewer of the year, Journal of Strategic Information Systems, Service, Community. (December 1, 2014).