University of Maryland

Katherine Stewart

k_stuartAssociate Professor of Information Systems

Robert H. Smith School of Business



Research Interests

Open online collaborations,  open source software development, online review communities


Daniel, Sherae; Agarwal, Ritu and Katherine Stewart, “The Effects of Diversity in Global, Distributed Collectives: A Study of Open Source Project Success,” Information Systems Research, Published online before print August 24, 2012, doi: 10.1287/isre.1120.0435 .

Seidel, Marc-David and Katherine Stewart, “An Initial Description of the C-Form,” Research in the Sociology of Organizations, vol. 33, 2011, p. 37 – 72.

Stewart, Katherine J. and Gosain, Sanjay. “The Impact of Ideology on Effectiveness in Open Source Software Development Teams” MIS Quarterly (30:2), 2006, pp.291-314.

Stewart, Katherine J, Ammeter, Tony A. and Maruping, Likoebe “Impacts of License Choice and Organizational Sponsorship on User Interest and Development Activity in Open Source Software Projects,”  Information Systems Research (17:2), 2006, pp. 126-144.