Associate Professor Shanton Chang is a research and teaching academic at The School of Computing and Information Systems at the University of Melbourne. He is also Associate Dean (International) at the Melbourne School of Engineering.
Research interests include:
- Online behaviour from a socio-technical perspective (with particular interest in health, business and educational contexts)
- Information needs and information behaviour
- IT security and organisational culture
- IT in a global environment
- Change management
- Qualitative research methodologies
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Quantifying Use of a Health Virtual Community of Practice for General Practitioners' Conti..
Contact Points: Enabling International Students During Critical Incidents Project
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Internal Research Grant
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Quantifying Use of a Health Virtual Community of Practice for General Practitioners' Continuing Professional Development: A Novel Methodology and Pilot Evaluation
Abdulaziz Murad, Natalie Hyde, Shanton Chang, Reeva Lederman, Rachelle Bosua, Marie Pirotta, Ralph Audehm, Christopher J Yates, Andrew M Briggs, Alexandra Gorelik, Cherie Chiang, John D Wark
Journal article | 2019 | Journal of Medical Internet Research
BACKGROUND: Health care practitioners (HPs), in particular general practitioners (GPs), are increasingly adopting Web-based social..
Evaluating the Contextual Integrity of Australia's My Health Record.
Timothy Kariotis, Megan Prictor, Shanton Chang, Kathleen Gray
Journal article | 2019 | Studies in health technology and informatics
My Health Record (MyHR) is Australia's national personally-controlled electronic health record. Initially established in 2012, it ..
The Twitter Adventure of #MyHealthRecord: An Analysis of Different User Groups During the Opt-Out Period.
Patrick Cheong-Iao Pang, Shanton Chang
Journal article | 2019 | Studies in Health Technology and Informatics
My Health Record (MHR), which is an online health summary for Australians, was changed from the opt-in to the opt-out model, and t..
Mind the Gap: Information Sharing Between Health, Mental Health and Social Care Services
Timothy Kariotis, Megan Prictor, Kathleen Gray, Shanton Chang
Book Chapter | 2019 | Studies in Health Technology and Informatics
Information sharing is key to integrated, collaborative, and continuous care. People with a lived experience of mental illness may..
An Exploratory Study of Current Information Security Training and Awareness Practices in Organizations
M alshaikh, S Maynard, A Ahmad, S Chang
Conference Proceedings | 2018
Effective information security training and awareness (ISTA) is essential to protect organizational information resources. Our rev..
It ain't what you do, it's the way that you do it: Design guidelines to better support online browsing
D McKay, G Buchanan, S Chang
Conference Proceedings | 2018 | Proceedings of the Association for Information Science and Technology
Copyright © 2018 by Association for Information Science and Technology Many authors have proposed guidelines for online browsing s..
Informing the Design of a health virtual community of practice: a knowledge translation approach
Abdulaziz Murad, Rachelle Bosua, S Chang, Reeva Lederman, JD Wark
Conference Proceedings | 2018 | 26th European Conference on Information Systems: Beyond Digitization - Facets of Socio-Technical Change, ECIS 2018
Access to knowledge forms an integral part of the continuous learning processes of medical and other health professionals througho..
Innovation in designing health information websites: Results from a quantitative study
PCI Pang, S Chang, K Verspoor, J Pearce
Conference Proceedings | 2016 | Pacific Asia Conference on Information Systems, PACIS 2016 - Proceedings
A wealth of health information exists on the Internet, but successfully finding that information is not easy. One of the issues ca..
Guidelines and Recommendations for Developing Interactive eHealth Apps for Complex Messaging in Health Promotion
Kayla Joanne Heffernan, Shanton Chang, Skye Tamara Maclean, Emma Teresa Callegari, Suzanne Marie Garland, Nicola Jane Reavley, George Andrew Varigos, John Dennis Wark
Journal article | 2016 | JMIR mHealth and uHealth
Tyranny of Distance: Understanding Academic Library Browsing by Refining the Neighbour Effect
Dana McKay, George Buchanan, Shanton Chang
Conference Proceedings | 2015 | Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics)
A proof-of-concept virtual learning environment for professional learning of teachers of mathematics: Students’ thinking about decimals
L Ball, V Steinle, S Chang
Conference Proceedings | 2015
This study details the trial of a proof-of-concept virtual learning environment (POCVLE) for professional learning of teachers of ..
Identity and belonging: Saudi female international students and their use of social networking sites
S CHANG, H Binsahl, R Bosua
Journal article | 2015 | Crossings: Journal of Migration & Culture
This article explores the ways in which Saudi female international students (SFIS) in Australia use social networking sites (SNS) ..
A conceptual model for analysing informal learning in online social networks for health professionals
L Xin, KM GRAY, S Chang, K Elliott, S Barnett
Journal article | 2014 | Studies in Health Technology and Informatics
Online social networking (OSN) provides a new way for health professionals to communicate, collaborate and share ideas with each o..
The potential of eHealth Apps to Support Targeted Complex Health Messages
KJ Heffernan, SL CHANG, ST Maclean, ET Callegari, SM Garland, N Reavley, G Varigos, JD Wark
Journal article | 2014 | Journal of General Practice
With the advent of ubiquitous smartphone devices, health apps have become common, allowing the delivery of services and health mes..
Queer as F(star star)k: Reaching and Engaging Gay Men in Sexual Health Promotion through Social Networking Sites
Alisa Pedrana, Margaret Hellard, Judy Gold, Nadine Ata, Shanton Chang, Steve Howard, Jason Asselin, Olivia Ilic, Colin Batrouney, Mark Stoove, Grad Dip
Journal article | 2013 | Journal of Medical Internet Research
Developing Health Promotion Interventions on Social Networking Sites: Recommendations from The FaceSpace Project
Judy Gold, Alisa E Pedrana, Mark A Stoove, Shanton Chang, Steve Howard, Jason Asselin, Olivia Ilic, Colin Batrouney, Margaret E Hellard
Journal article | 2012 | Journal of Medical Internet Research
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Honours, Awards and Fellowships
ICT Educator of the Year
Citation for Outstanding Contribution to Student Learning
Melbourne Citation for Building Cultural Awareness
Vice-Chancellor's Engagement Award
Universitas 21 Fellowship
Award for Outstanding Contribution to the Professional Body
Dean's Award for Excellence in Teaching
Award for Excellence in Teaching
Award for Excellence in Teaching
Award for Outstanding Contribution to International Education
Peking University College of Engineering Globex Faculty Fellow
Computing And Information Systems
ISANA International Education Association
Graduate Certificate in University Teaching
University of Melbourne
Doctor of Philosophy
Bachelor of Commerce (Honours)
The University of Western Australia