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Aaron Schecter

  • Assistant Professor, Department of Management Information Systems
C419 Benson Hall


  • PhD, Industrial Engineering and Management Science, Northwestern University, 2017
  • MS, Applied Mathematics and Statistics, Johns Hopkins University, 2012
  • BS, Applied Mathematics and Statistics, Johns Hopkins University, 2012

Research Interests

  • AI and Machine Learning
  • Social networks
  • Online collaboration


Journal Articles

  • Lindberg, A., Schecter, A., Berente, N., Diegman, P., & Lyytinen, K. (2024). The entrainment of task allocation and release cycles in open source software development. MIS Quarterly, 48 (1), 67-94.
  • Schecter, A., Hohenstein, J., Larson, L., Harris, A., Hou, T.Y., Lee, W.Y., Lauharatanahirun, N., DeChurch, L., Contractor, N. and Jung, M. (2023). Vero: An accessible method for studying human–AI teamwork. Computers in Human Behavior, 141, 107606.
  • Bogert, E., Lauharatanahirun, N., & Schecter, A. (2022). Human preferences towards algorithmic advice in a word association task. Scientific Reports, 12, 14501.
  • Schecter, A., Nohadani, O., & Contractor, N. (2022). A robust inference method for decision making in networks. MIS Quarterly, 46 (2), 713-738.
  • Schecter, A., Wowak, K., Berente, N., Ye, H., & Mukherjee, U. (2021). A behavioral perspective on service center routing: The role of inertia. Journal of Operations Management, 67 (8), 964-988.
  • Bogert, E., Schecter, A., & Watson, R. T. (2021). Humans rely on algorithms more than social influence as task difficulty increases. Scientific Reports, 11, 8028.
  • Bogert, E., Schecter, A., & Watson, R. T. (2021). Preregistration of information systems research. Communications of the Association for Information Systems, 49 (5), 110-125.
  • Schecter, A. & Quintane, E. (2021). The power, precision, and accuracy of the relational event model. Organizational Research Methods, 24 (4), 802-829.
  • Brunswicker, S. & Schecter, A. (2019). Coherence or flexibility? The paradox of change for developers’ digital innovation trajectory on open platforms. Research Policy, 48 (8), 103771.
  • Hukal, P., Berente, N., Germonprez, M., & Schecter, A. (2019). Bots coordinating work in open source software projects. Computer, 52 (9), 52-60.