Dr Helena Wenninger

Lecturer in Information Systems


Helena Wenninger is a Lecturer (Assistant Professor) in Information Systems at the Department of Management Science at the Lancaster University Management School. Her research interests cover patterns of social media usage and online communication as well as their consequences for individuals, providers and society. Her work has been published in peer-reviewed outlets like Information Systems Research (ISR) and in conference proceedings like the European Conference on Information Systems (ECIS).

She received her PhD in Information Systems from the Technical University Darmstadt, Germany. During her time as a doctoral candidate, she was a visiting researcher in the Department of Finance and Decision Sciences at Hong Kong Baptist University, Hong Kong. She has a multidisciplinary background and holds a master’s degree in psychology from Utrecht University in the Netherlands and a degree from the German University of Administrative Sciences Speyer, Germany with focus on higher education and research management.

Leveraging Technology for Refugee Integration: How Can We Help?
AbuJarour, S., Krasnova, H., Wenninger, H.E. 11/12/2016

A literature analysis about Social Information Contribution and Consumption on Social Networking Sites
Wenninger, H.E., Lee, Z.W., Cheung, C.M., Chan, T.K., Wong, R.Y. 13/07/2016 In: European Conference on Information Systems (ECIS). Istanbul,Turkey p. 1-22. 22 p.
Conference contribution

Der Einfluss sozialer Online-Netzwerke auf ihre Mitglieder: eine Analyse von Nutzungsarten und sozialen Mechanismen
Wenninger, H.E. 2016 Darmstadt : Universitäts- und Landesbibliothek Darmstadt .

Why following friends can hurt you: an exploratory investigation of the effects of envy on social networking sites among college-age users
Krasnova, H., Widjaja, T., Buxmann, P., Wenninger, H.E., Benbasat, I. 17/09/2015 In: Information Systems Research. 26, 3, p. 585-605 . 21 p.
Journal article

Activity matters: investigating the influence of Facebook on life satisfaction of teenage users
Wenninger, H.E., Krasnova, H., Buxmann, P. 9/06/2014 In: Proceedings of the European Conference on Information Systems (ECIS) 2014, Tel Aviv, Israel, June 9-11, 2014. Tel Aviv, Israel p. 1-17. 17 p.

Does this App ask for too much data?: the role of privacy perceptions in user behavior towards Facebook applications and permission dialogs
Krasnova, H., Eling, N., Schneider, O., Wenninger, H.E., Widjaja, T., Buxmann, P. 5/06/2013 In: European Conference on Information Systems (ECIS). Utrecht, Netherlands p. 1-12. 12 p.

Envy on Facebook: a hidden threat to users' life satisfaction?
Krasnova, H., Wenninger, H.E., Widjaja, T., Buxmann, P. 27/02/2013 In: International Conference on Wirtschaftsinformatik (WI). Leipzig, Germany p. 1-17. 17 p.

Der "Preis des Kostenlosen"
Wenninger, H.E., Widjaja, T., Buxmann, P., Gerlach, J. 2012 In: Wirtschaftsinformatik & Management. 4, 6, p. 12-19. 8 p.
Journal article

Soziale Netzwerke und Privatsphäre
Buxmann, P., Wenninger, H.E. 2012 In: WISU - Das Wirtschaftsstudium. 41, 8-9, p. 1117-1121. 5 p.
Journal article

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