Publications

Online Collaborative Learning

Waters, J. and Gasson, S. (2019) Framing Situated Professional Knowledge in Online Learning Communities. " Proceedings of Hawaii Intl. Conference on System Sciences (HICSS-52), Jan. 8-11, 2019. Advances in Teaching and Learning Technologies minitrack, Collaboration Systems and Technology.

Waters, J. and Gasson, S. (2015) Supporting Metacognition in Online, Professional Graduate Courses. " Proceedings of Hawaii Intl. Conference on System Sciences (HICSS-48), Jan. 5-8, 2015. Advances in Teaching and Learning Technologies minitrack, Collaboration Systems and Technologies.

Susan Gasson and Jim Waters Using a grounded theory approach to study online collaboration behaviors. European Journal of Information Systems 22, 95-118 (January 2013)

Jim Waters: The impact of Instructor Intervention Style on Student Activity in Asynchronous Online Learning Discussion Boards, E-Learn 2012, Montreal, October 9 - 12, 2012

Waters, J. and Gasson, S. (2012) Using Asynchronous Discussion Boards To Teach IS: Reflections From Practice, Proceedings of the International Conference on Information Systems, ICIS 2012, Orlando, USA, December 16-19, 2012. Association for Information Systems 2012, ISBN 978-0-615-71843-9

Jim Waters THOUGHT-LEADERS IN ASYNCHRONOUS ONLINE LEARNING ENVIRONMENTS. Journal of Asynchronous Learning Networks, Volume 16, Issue 1(2012)

Waters, J. Social Network Behavior, Thought-Leaders and Knowledge Building In An Online Learning Community', Proceedings of  Hawaii Intl. Conference on System Sciences (HICSS-41), Knowledge Management Track. Jan. 2008. IEEE Digital Library.

Waters, J and Gasson, S. “ Distributed Knowledge Construction In An Online Community Of Inquiry,” Proceedings of Hawaii Intl. Conference on System Sciences (HICSS-40), Knowledge Management Track. Jan. 2007. IEEE Digital Library.

Waters, J. and Gasson, S. “ Social Engagement In An Online Community Of Inquiry,” in Proceedings of ICIS ’06, Milwaukee, WI., HCI Track, December 2006. AIS Digital Library

Waters, J. “ Determinants of Engagement in an Online Community of Inquiry,” The 12th Sloan-C International Conference on Online Learning. Orlando, Florida, Nov 8 - 10, 2006.

Waters, J. and Gasson, S. “ Strategies Employed By Participants In Virtual Learning Communities,” Proceedings of Hawaii Intl. Conference on System Sciences (HICSS-38), Collaboration Systems & Tech. Track 1, Jan. 2005. IEEE Digital Library.

Digital Security

Wiedenbeck, S, Waters, J., Sobrado, L. and Birget, J-C. “ Design and Evaluation of a shoulder-Surfing Resistant Graphical Password Scheme,” Proceedings of the working conference on Advanced visual interfaces. Gallipoli, Italy. May 25-28, 2004. pp.177-184, ISBN:1-59593-353-0.

Wiedenbeck, S., Waters, J, Birget, J.C., Brodskiy, A., Memon, N. “ PassPoints: Design and longitudinal evaluation of a graphical password system,”  International J. of Human-Computer Studies (Special Issue on HCI Research in Privacy and Security), 63 (1-2), 102-127.(2005)

Wiedenbeck, S., Waters, J, Birget, J.C., Brodskiy, A., Memon, N. “ Authentication using graphical passwords: Basic results,” Human-Computer Interaction International (HCII 2005), Las Vegas, July 25-27, 2005. 

Wiedenbeck, S., Waters, J, Birget, J.C., Brodskiy, A., Memon, N. “ Authentication using graphical passwords: Effects of tolerance and image choice,”  Symposium on Usable Privacy and Security (SOUPS),  Carnegie-Mellon Univ., Pittsburgh PA, 6-8 July 2005.

Other Stuff

Waters, J., and Allen, R.B.,(2010) Music Metadata in a New Key: Metadata and Annotation for Music in a Digital World, Journal of Library Metadata, Journal of Library Metadata, 10:4, 238-256

O. Hasan, M. E. Atwood, J. Waters, and B. W. Char. “ A Context-Sensitive Search Mechanism,” 8th IEEE International Multi-topic Conference (INMIC 2004), Lahore, Pakistan, 24-26 Dec. 2004 .

Workshop Presentations

Jim Waters and Susan Gasson Distributed Thought-Leadership And Passive Learning in Online Education, 32nd Annual Ethnography in Education Research Forum, University of Pennsylvania Graduate School of Education, February 25, 2011

Waters, J. and Gasson, S. ' How (not) to construct ALN course questions that encourage student participation in peer collaboration/knowledge construction, Invited workshop presentation at Hawaii Intl. Conference on System Sciences (HICSS-40), Jan. 2007

Jim Waters and Susan Gasson (2009), Engaging Students in Distance Learning, Drexel University 7th Annual E-Learning Conference, March 26th 2009

Invited Talks

Waters, J (2011) Experimental Design,,,a Personal perspective, Drexel University PhD research class, October 20th 2011

Waters, J.,(2009) Engaging Students in Distance Learning. Video at: Research and Teaching Presentation, Drexel iSchool, May 11th 2009

Waters, J.,(2009) How to run successful online discussion boards: Some observations from the coalface Teaching Excellence Presentation, Drexel iSchool, 2009

Waters. J (2008) Engagement and participatory democracy in online communities of inquiry, Research and Teaching Presentation, Drexel iSchool, March 2007

Conference Research Posters

Waters, J., and Allen, R.B.,(2009) What should we teach about METS in a digital preservation course?, DigCCurr 2009: Digital Curation Practice, Promise and Prospects, April 1-3, 2009, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC USA

Achananuparp, P., Waters, J., McCain, K.W., and Allen, R.B. (2006) Towards a Curriculum for the Management of Digital Information: Tools to Support Collaborative Metadata Development. ASIS&T 2006 (Poster)