Irene WOON

Associate Professor
Ph.D. (Computer Science, University of Aston)
M.Sc. (Computer Science, University of Aston)
B.B.A. (Business, University of Singapore)
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Research Areas

Research Interests

  • Information Systems Security


Dr. Irene Woon holds the appointment of Associate Professor in the School of Computing at the National University of Singapore (NUS). Prior to joining to NUS, she was employed in the Information Technology industry. She has worked in a wide variety of roles ranging from software development to project management, and project consultancy. She has provided information technology consultancy services to agencies such as Ministry of Education, Public Utilities Board (now known as Singapore Power), and the Commission of European Communities.

Current Projects

Selected Publications

  • "Explaining non-work-related computing in the workplace: A comparison of alternative models, Information and Management, March 2008, 45(2), 120-130 (with Pee, L.G. and A.Kankanhalli) 

  • "Investigation of IS Professionals' Intention to Practise Secure Development of Applications, International Journal of Human Computer Studies, 65(1), 29-41, Jan 2007 (with A.Kankanhalli). 

  • "Perceptions of Information Security at the Workplace: Linking Information Security Climate to Compliant Behavior, Journal of Information Privacy and Security, 1(3), 18-41 (with M. Chan and A.Kankanhalli). 

  • "Measures for Maximizing Information Systems Security in Organizations", Proc. 13th Workshop on Information Technology and Systems, Seattle, Dec 2003, pp. 19-24 (with A. Kankanhalli).

Awards & Honours

Teaching (2019/2020)

  • IS5110: Software Project Management
  • IS4100: IT Project Management