Faculty Directory

Pierre-Majorique Léger

Visiting Professor of Business Administration






PhD, École Polytechnique de Montréal, 2002; MSc, École Polytechnique de Montréal, 1999; BA, Université du Québec à Montréal, 1997; DEC, Collège Jean-de-Brébeuf, 1994

Areas of Expertise

ERP systems, business value of IT, electronic commerce and collaboration, technology and innovation management, NeuroIS

Current Research Topics


Professional Activities

Academic positions

  • Visiting Professor of Business Administration, Tuck School of Business, 2012–present
  • Professor, 2012–present, Associate Professor, 2007–12, Assistant Professor, 2002–07, Department of IT, HEC Montréal
  • Adjunct Professor, University of Iowa, 2010–present

Board memberships

  • Baton Simulations, Inc., 2008–present


  • MBA Professor of the Year, Tippie College of Business, The University of Iowa, 2012
  • Co-recipient of the designation “Lighthouse North American University,” SAP University Alliance, 2010
  • Best Short Paper Award (co-recipient), ICT2010 Singapore, for “Business Simulation Training: Guidelines for New Approaches in IT Training”
  • MELS Teaching Fellow, 2008-3
  • Majdi Najm Outstanding Service Award (co-recipient), SAP University Alliance, 2007; Best Article, “Internet and the Digital Economy Track,” 36th Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences (HICSS), 2003

Selected Publications

  • With J. Brocke and R. Riedl, “Application Strategies for Neuroscience in Information Systems Design Science Research,” Journal of Computer Information Systems, forthcoming
  • With P. Charland, R. Pellerin, G. Babin, J. Robert, and T.P. Cronan, “Authentic OM problem solving in ERP context,” International Journal of Operations and Production Management, forthcoming
  • With B.A. Aubert and D. Larocque, “Differentiating Weak Ties and Strong Ties among External Sources of Influences for ERP Adoption,” Enterprise Information Systems, 6(2), 2012
  • With T.P. Cronan, J. Robert, G. Babin, and P. Charland, “Comparing Objective Measures and Perceptions of Cognitive Learning in an ERP Simulation Game: A Research Note,” Simulation & Gaming, 43(4), 2012
  • With A. Hajji, R. Pellerin, A. Gharbi, and G. Babin, “Dynamic Pricing Models for ERP Systems Under Network Externality,” International Journal of Production Economics, 135(2), 2012
  • With P. Loos, R. Riedl, G.R. Müller-Putz, J. vom Brocke, F.D. Davis, and R.D. Banker, “NeuroIS: Neuroscientific Approaches in the Investigation and Development of Information Systems,” Business & Information Systems Engineering, 2(6), 2010
  • “Interorganizational IT Investments and the Value Upstream Relational Capital,” Journal of Intellectual Capital, 11(3), 2010
  • With L. Quach, “Post-Merger Performance in the Software Industry: The Impact of Characteristics of the Software Product Portfolio,” Technovation, 29(10), 2009
  • With M. Wybo and J. Robert, “Using Search Theory to Determine an Applications Selection Strategy,” Information & Management, 46(5), 2009
  • “Using a Simulation Game Approach to Teach Enterprise Resource Planning Concepts,” Journal of Information Systems Education, 17(4), 2006