• Database Management Systems
  • Management Information Systems (MIS)
  • Data Mining and Business Intelligence
  • Decision Support Sustems (DSS)
  • Office Automation
  • Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
  • Electronic Government
  • E-Business and E-commerce Systems Development
  • Electronic Government
  • System Design and Analysis
  • e-commerce business models


Rank University Country Date
Associate Professor May 2019


Degree Institute Specialization Country Date
Phd University of Wales Management Information Systems / E-Business January 2015
Masters Degree University of Wales Information Technology Management January 2011
High Diploma Cardiff Metropolitan University Applied Social Research January 2015
Bachelors Degree Al-Balqa’ Applied University, Jordan Computer Software Engineering January 2008


Job Title University Country Time Period
September 2020 - January Present
September 2017 - January Present
Associate Professor / Information Systems Al Ahliyya Amman University September 2015 - September 2017


  • Management Information System
  • Modelling ICT
  • E-business
  • Healthcare Information Technology
  • E-learning
  • SME
  • E-commerce
  • Mobile Learning
  • Technology Adoption
  • Research Methods and Design
  • Social Commerce
  • Cloud computing


  • Amro Al-Madadha; Ahmad Samed Al-Adwan; F Zakzouk (2021) Organisational Culture and Organisational Citizenship Behaviour: The Dark Side of Organisational Politics. Organizacija, Volume 34 Issue 1 Pages 36-48
  • Amro Al-Madadha, Mohammad Al Khasawneh, Husam Yaseen, Ahmad Samed Al-Adwan, Khaled Aladwan (2021) Understanding Customer Perception about Service Quality through Employee Job Satisfaction: The Effect of Work-based Learning Climate in Jordanian Hotels. Organizational Cultures, Volume 21 Issue 1 Pages 35-50
  • M Nofal, Ahmad Samed Al-Adwan, Husam Yaseen, G Abdulraheem, Ali Alsheikh (2021) Factors for extending e-government adoption in Jordan. Periodicals of Engineering and Natural Sciences (PEN) , 9(2):471-490
  • Nour Awni ALBELBISI , Ahmad Samed AL-ADWAN , Akhmad HABIBI (2021) IMPACT OF QUALITY ANTECEDENTS ON SATISFACTION TOWARD MOOC. Turkish Online Journal of Distance Education, Volume 22 , Issue 2, Pages 164 - 175
  • AS Al-Adwan et al. (2020) Factors Affecting the Adoption of E-Marketing by Decision Makers in SMEs: Evidence From Jordan. International Journal of E-Business Research , 16 (1), 1-27 10.4018/IJEBR.2020010101
  • Ahmad S. Al-Adwan et al. (2020) Investigating the Impact of Social Media Use on Student’s Perception of Academic Performance in Higher Education: Evidence from Jordan. Journal of Information Technology Education: Research (JITE:Research), Vol 19, pp. 953-975
  • Ahmad Samed Al-Adwan; George Sammour (2020) What Makes Consumers Purchase Mobile Apps: Evidence from Jordan. Journal of Theoretical and Applied Electronic Commerce Research , 16 (3), 562-583
  • Muhmmad I. Nofal ; Ahmad Samed Al-Adwan ; Husam Yaseen ; Ghaith Abdulraheem; Ali Alsheikh4 (2020) Digital marketing effect to intention to domestic tourism during COVID-19 in Jordan. Periodicals of Engineering and Natural Sciences, Vol. 8, No. 4, pp.2471-2483
  • Ahmad Samed Al-Adwan, Naser Khdour (2020) Exploring Student Readiness to MOOCs in Jordan: A Structural Equation Modelling Approach. Journal of Information Technology Education: Research, Vol19, pp. 223-242
  • Ahmad Al-Adwan et al. (2020) Building customer loyalty in online shopping: the role of online trust, online satisfaction and electronic word of mouth . International Journal of Electronic Marketing and Retailing, Vol. 11, No. 3, pp.278-306
  • Ahmad Samed Al-Adwan (2020) Investigating the drivers and barriers to MOOCs adoption: The perspective of TAM. Education and Information Technologies, 25, 5771–5795
  • Khaled Aladwan, Ahmad Samed Al-Adwan (2019) Do customers care about online ethical standards? The influence of corporate social responsibility on buying decisions in Jordan. Business and Economic Horizons, 15, 4, 560-572
  • Ahmad Samed Al-Adwan and Husam Kokash (2019) The Driving Forces of Facebook Social Commerce. The Journal of Theoretical and Applied Electronic Commerce Research, Vol.14, No.2, pp.15-32 DOI: 10.4067/S0718-18762019000200103
  • Ahmad Samed Al-Adwan, Hussein Al-Yaseen, Anas Al-Saud, Saheer Al-Jaghoub (2019) Challenges of improving effectiveness and efficiency of the higher educational system in developing countries. Problems and Perspectives in Management, Vol.17, Vol.1, pp. 19-31. (SCOPUS) doi:10.21511/ppm.17(1).2019.03
  • HUSAM YASEEN, AHMAD SAMED AL-ADWAN, AMRO AL-MADADHA (2019) DIGITAL MARKETING ADOPTION AMONG SMES IN JORDAN: A MIXED- METHOD APPROACH. Journal of Theoretical and Applied Information Technology, Vol.97, No.4, pp. 1401-1412 (SCOPUS).
  • Amro Al-Madadha; Ahmad Samed Al-Adwan; Mohammad Kasem Alrousan; Yaser A. Jalghoum (2019) Organisational climate and team performance: the mediating role of psychological empowerment at Jordanian pharmaceutical companies. International Journal of Management Practice, Vol.12, No.2, pp.228 - 245 (SCOPUS). DOI:10.1504/IJMP.2019.098661
  • Ahmad Samed Al-Adwan (2019) Revealing the Influential Factors Driving Social Commerce Adoption. Interdisciplinary Journal of Information, Knowledge, and Management, Vol.14, pp.295-324
  • Ahmad Samed Al-Adwan and Maher Ahmad AlHorani (2019) Boosting Customer E-Loyalty: An Extended Scale of Online Service Quality . Information , Vol.10, No.12, pp.1-27 DOI:
  • A Al-Adwan, M Alrousan, A Al-Soud, H Al-Yaseen (2019) Revealing the Black Box of Shifting from Electronic Commerce to Mobile Commerce: The Case of Jordan. , Vol.14, No.1, 51-67 DOI: 10.4067/S0718-18762019000100105
  • Ahmad Al Adwan, Khaled Mahmoud Aladwan, Ahmad Samed Al-Adwan (2019) E-Marketing Strategic for Jordanian Small Business to Increase Sale in Local E-Market. Academy of Strategic Management Journal, 18 (6)
  • Ahmad Samed Al-Adwan (2018) NOVEL RESEARCH FRAMEWORK FOR SOCIAL COMMERCE PURCHASE INTENTIONS. Journal of Theoretical and Applied Information Technology , Vol.96, No.14,pp.4390-4404 (SCOPUS).
  • Ahmad Samed Al-Adwan, Amr Al-Madadha, and Zahra Zvirzdinaite (2018) Modeling Students’ Readiness to Adopt Mobile Learning in Higher Education: An Empirical Study. International Review of Research in Open and Distributed Learning , Vol 19, No.1, pp.221-241 (Q1) DOI:10.19173/irrodl.v19i1.3256
  • Ahmad Samed Al-Adwan, Amer Samed Al Adwan, Hilary Berger (2018) Solving the mystery of mobile learning adoption in Higher Education. International Journal of Mobile Communications , Vol.16, No.1 (Q1) DOI: 10.1504/IJMC.2018.10007779
  • Ahmad Samed Al-Adwan (2017) Case Study and Grounded Theory: a Happy Marriage? An exemplary Application from Healthcare Informatics Adoption Research . International Journal of Electronic Healthcare , Vol. 9, No. 4, pp.294–318 (Scopus) DOI: 10.1504/IJEH.2017.10006684
  • Ahmad Samed Al-Adwan; Hilary Berger (2015) Exploring physicians' behavioural intention toward the adoption of electronic health records: an empirical study from Jordan. Int. J. of Healthcare Technology and Management , Vol. 15, No. 2, 2015 (Thomson Reuters, Scopus) DOI: 10.1504/IJHTM.2015.074538
  • Amer Al- Adwan; Ahmad Samed Al- Adwan; Jo Smedley (2013) Exploring Students' Acceptance of E-learning Using Technology Acceptance Model in Jordanian Universities. International Journal of Education and Development using Information and Communication Technology (IJEDICT), Vol. 9, Issue 2, pp. 4-18.
  • Ahmad Samed Al-Adwan, Hilary Berger (2013) Understanding Physicians' Adoption of EMR: An Extended Technology Acceptance Model the Case of: Jordan.. UK Academy for Information Systems Conference Proceedings 2013 , Paper 42
  • Ahmad Samed Al- Adwan; Jo Smedley (2012) Implementing E-learning in the Jordanian Higher Education Systems: Factors Affecting Impact.. International Journal of Education and Development using Information and Communication Technology, Vol.8, Issue 1, pp.121-135


Conference Title Type of Participation Location Date
MIT - Make Impact Consortium Bootcamp on Enterpreneural Mkerspace Basics Attendance June 2019
How to prepare cooperation projects in education and research for submission to funding agencies Attendance October 2018
UK Academy for Information Systems Conference Paper/Poster March 2013


Title Location Date
UKAIS 2013 Doctoral Consortium Oxford, UK 2013


Title Location Date
NONE 2018


Title Location Date
None 2018