Professor Kalle Lyytinen elected AIS Fellow.
Kalle Lyytinen has been elected an AIS (Association for Information Systems) Fellow in recognition of his many contributions to the field of Information Systems.
The award of AIS Fellow was established in 1999 by the Council of the Association for Information Systems and the Executive Committee of the International Conference on Information Systems. The criteria for election establish the highest standard for this award and it is among the most prestigious in the field.
The purpose of the award is to recognize individuals who have made outstanding contributions to the Information Systems discipline in terms of research, teaching, and service. She or he is expected to have made exceptional contributions in at least one of these categories and to have made significant contributions in the other two categories. A Fellow is also expected to have made significant global contributions to the Information Systems discipline as well as outstanding local contributions in the context of their country and region.
AIS Fellows are expected to be a role model and an inspiration to colleagues and students within the discipline. In addition, they should be capable of commanding the respect of individuals from outside the discipline who from time to time have an interest in the discipline. AIS Fellows should be esteemed for their high levels of professional and personal integrity.