University of Calgary

Jeanette Burman

  • Administrative Assistant - DRP
  • +1 (403) 220-7173


Jeanette assists Dr. Barrie R. Nault, Distinguished Research Professor in Business Technology Management in the Haskayne School of Business and director of the Informatics Research Centre (iRC) at the University of Calgary, in administration, teaching, and research related to the econometrics of Information Technology in organizational operations and business management. She most recently assisted in research development for a Smart Grid and Smart Communities project and continues to support various BTMA research and projects.

Jeanette completed a Master's of Environmental Design, MEDes, thesis program from the School of Architecture, Planning and Landscape (SAPL, previous Faculty of Environmental Design) at the University of Calgary in 2018. In May 2021 she completed a Built and Landscape Heritage Conservation Graduate Certificate from the SAPL. She began her undergraduate studies at Mount Allison University, completing a Bachelor of Arts in Art History at the University of Calgary from the Department of Fine Arts (previously known as) in 2010. She has presented and published co-authored research at international design conferences, and she has recently presented guest lectures about her thesis topic for SAPL students studying place and design.

Jeanette has been active in Calgary's arts and cultural communities for several years. She is a long-time member and volunteer at CJSW, Calgary's campus/community radio station, having hosted a radio program most recently from 2008-2020; she currently serves as a member of the station's Programming Committee. She was also involved in film festival programming and production in Calgary, as well as non-profit festival management and governance (2009-2013). In 2014, she began a volunteer archival project in the memory of University of Calgary Professor John R. Stocking in collaboration with University of Calgary Library & Cultural Resources, the Department of Art, and public contributors ( 

Her interests include gardening, art & design, reading, cycling, yoga, food, music, movies, and thinking too much. 

Research Interests

Smart Communities & Sustainable Development, Community Radio & Place in Canada, Arts & Craft Architecture, Place-making, Phenomenology, Built and Landscape Heritage Conservation in Canada, Public Realm

Teaching Assistance

Fall 2014  - Management Information Systems 601 Executive MBA, Business Technology Management, Haskayne School of Business, University of Calgary


Burman, J. (2018). A Phenomenology of Campus Radio Landscapes: Place, Design, and Resiliency in Canada (Unpublished master's thesis). University of Calgary, Calgary, AB.


 Conference Proceedings

Understanding a Phenomenology of Campus Radio Landscapes in Canada | Burman, J, 2018. 2nd Annual Faculty of Environmental Design Research Conference Proceedings. Refereed.  Calgary, AB. (Presenter)

Connecting an Urban Mosaic: Open Spaces and Sustainable Places of Belgrade | Burman, J, and S. Tsenkova, 2016. Association of Collegiate Schools of Architecture and the CROSS-AMERICAS: Probing Disglobal Networks 2016 Conference Proceedings. Refereed. (Published) Santiago, Chile. (Presenter)

Evaluative Place-making of the Arts and Craft Movement: A Sustainability Framework | Burman, J, and B.R. Sinclair, 2015. Architectural Research Centers Consortium 2015 Conference Proceedings. ARCC 2015 Conference: Future of Architectural Research. Refereed. (Published) Chicago, IL (Presenter) 


Editing and literature assistance

Guo, H., Liu, Y., and B.R. Nault. Provisioning Interoperable Disaster Management Systems: Integrated, Unified, and Federated Approaches. MIS Quarterly, 45(1), March 2021, 45-82. 

Gong, F., Nault, B.R., and Z. Cheng. The Different Effects of Hardware and Software on Production Interdependence in Manufacturing. Decision Support Systems, 145, June 2021.

Zhang, D., Lyle, M., and B.R. Nault. Trading Volume and Open Interest from the Options Markets as Measures of the Effect of IT Announcements. Accepted at Information Technology Management. March 2020.

Koh, B., Raghunathan, S., and B.R. Nault. An Empirical Examination of Voluntary Profiling: Privacy and Quid Pro Quo. Decision Support Systems, 132, May 2020.

He, J., Wang, X., Vandenbosch, M.B., and B.R. Nault. Revealed Preference in Online Reviews: Purchase Verification in the Tablet Market. Decision Support Systems, 132, May 2020.

Zhang, D., Nault, B.R. and X. Wei. The Strategic Value of IT in Setting Productive Capacity. Information Systems Research, 30(4), December 2019, 1124-1144.

Li, W., Nault, B.R., and H. Ye. Trade-off Balancing in Scheduling for Flow Shop Production and Perioperative Processes. European Journal of Operation Research, 273(3), March 2019, 817-830. 

Nault, B.R., and M.S. Rahman. Proximity to a Traditional Physical Store: The Effects of Mitigating Online Disutility Costs. Forthcoming at Production and Operations Management, April 2018. 

Zimmermann, S., Angerer, P., Provin, D., and B.R. Nault. Pricing in C2C Sharing Platforms. Journal of the Association for Information Systems, 19(7), August 2018, 671-687. 

Zimmermann, S., Herrmann, P., Kundisch, D., and B.R. Nault. Decomposing the Variance of Consumer Ratings and the Impact on Price and Demand. Information Systems Research,  29(4), December 2018, 984-1002.

Liu, Y., Guo, H., and B.R. Nault, "Organization of Public Safety Networks: Spillovers, Interoperability, and Participation", Production and Operations Management, 26(4), April 2017, 704-723 PDF (last working version) Appendix

Ba, S., and B.R. Nault, "Emergent Themes in the Interface Between Economics of Information Systems and Management of Technology", Production and Operations Management, 26(4), April 2017, 625-666 (invited peer-reviewed)

Gong, F., Nault, B.R., and M. Rahman, “An Internet-Enabled Move to the Market in Logistics,” Information Systems Research, 27(2), June 2016, 440-452 

Koh, B., Raghunathan, S., and B.R. Nault, "Is Voluntary Profiling Welfare Enhancing?," MIS Quarterly, March 2017, 41(1), 23-41 

Li, W., Mitchell, V.L., Nault, B.R., and D. Brind, "Operating Room Scheduling and Adaptive Control Using a Priority First Fit Decreasing Heuristic." Engineering Management Research, 4(2), November 2015, 46-53 

Zhang, D., Cheng, Z., Mohammad, H.Q., and B.R. Nault, “Information Technology Substitution Revisited,” Accepted at Information Systems Research (December 2014).

Kundisch, D., Mittal, N., and B.R. Nault, “Using Income Accounting as the Theoretical Basis for Measuring IT Productivity,” Information Systems Research , 25(3), September 2014, 449-467


Photograph of Jeanette Burman


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