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Dr Anuradha Mathrani

Senior Lecturer

School of Natural and Computational Sciences

Professional

Contact details

  • Ph: +64 9 2136132
    Location: 2.09, Mathematical Sciences
    Campus: Albany (East Precinct, Auckland)

Prizes and Awards

  • Senior Fellow of the Higher Education Academy (SFHEA) - AdvanceHE (previously Higher Education Academy) (2019)
  • Massey University Research Fund (2019) - College of Sciences, Massey University (2019)
  • Best Paper Award for Data Management in Functional Areas at the International Conference on Data Management , Analytics & Innovations 2017, Pune, India for the paper “Modular Web Service Design for Agility and Maintainability with Unity Container” authored by Sofat, I., Mathrani, A., Scogings, C. and Li B. - ICDMAI 2017 (IEEE Computer Society) (2017)
  • ACPHIS Kit Dampney Best Education Paper Award (J. Adhikari. A. Mathrani and C. Scogings (2016). “Understanding Learning Outcome Divide in the Learning Process from a Teachers Perspective: A BYOD Case Study” at the 27th Australasian Conference on Information Systems, Wollongong, Australia, 5th – 7th December, 2016). See more at: http://business.uow.edu.au/content/groups/public/@web/@bus/documents/doc/uow223927.pdf - ACPHIS Kit Dampney Best Education Paper Award (2016)

Research Expertise

Research Interests

Technology Enhanced Learning

Offshore Software Development Processes

Software Testing and Quality Assurance

Developing Test Policies and Risk Strategies for Improving Quality and Productivity of Software Projects in Enterprises. 

Thematics

21st Century Citizenship, Resource Development and Management, Design – for Commerce, Community and Culture

Area of Expertise

Field of research codes
Computer Software (080300): Global Information Systems (080606): Information And Computing Sciences (080000): Information Systems (080600): Information Systems Development Methodologies (080608): Programming Languages (080308): Software Engineering (080309)

Research Projects

Summary of Research Projects

Position Current Completed
Project Leader 1 1

Research Outputs

Journal

Ramaswami, G., Susnjak, T., Mathrani, A., Lim, J., & Garcia, P. (2019). Using educational data mining techniques to increase the prediction accuracy of student academic performance. Information and Learning Sciences. 120(7/8), 451-467
[Journal article]Authored by: Mathrani, A.
Mathrani, A., Scogings, C., & Mathrani, S. (2019). Gender diversity population simulations in an extended game of life context. IEEE Access. 7, 92232-92239
[Journal article]Authored by: Mathrani, S., Mathrani, A.
Liu, T., Mathrani, A., & Mbachu, J. (2019). Benefits and barriers in uptake of mobile apps in New Zealand construction industry : What top and middle management perceive. Facilities. 37(5-6), 254-265
[Journal article]Authored by: Liu, T., Mathrani, A.
Abidin, Z., Mathrani, A., & Hunter, R. (2018). Gender-related differences in the use of technology in mathematics classrooms: Student participation, learning strategies and attitudes. International Journal of Information and Learning Technology. 35(4), 266-284
[Journal article]Authored by: Hunter, R., Mathrani, A.
Umer, R., Susnjak, T., Mathrani, AS., & Suriadi, S. (2017). On predicting academic performance with process mining in learning analytics. Journal of Research in Innovative Teaching & Learning. 10(2), 160-176
[Journal article]Authored by: Mathrani, A., Susnjak, T.
Umer, R., Susnjak, T., Mathrani, A., & Suriadi, S. (2017). Prediction of Students’ Dropout in MOOC Environment. International Journal of Knowledge Engineering. 3(2), 43-47
[Journal article]Authored by: Mathrani, A., Susnjak, T.
Adhikari, J., Mathrani, A., & Scogings, C. (2017). A longitudinal journey with byod classrooms: Issues of access, capability and outcome divides. Australasian Journal of Information Systems. 21
[Journal article]Authored by: Mathrani, A., Scogings, C.
Liu, T., Mbachu, J., Mathrani, A., Jones, B., & McDonald, B. (2017). The perceived benefits of apps by construction professionals in New Zealand. Buildings. 7(4)
[Journal article]Authored by: Liu, T., Mathrani, A., McDonald, B.
Liu, T., Mbachu, J., & Mathrani, A. (2017). The Uptake And Attitude Towards Construction Apps in New Zealand. International Journal of Computational Intelligence Studies.
[Journal article]Authored by: Mathrani, A.
Abidin, Z., Mathrani, A., Hunter, R., & Parsons, D. (2017). Challenges of Integrating Mobile Technology into Mathematics Instruction in Secondary Schools: An Indonesian Context. Computers in the Schools. 34(3), 207-222
[Journal article]Authored by: Hunter, R., Mathrani, A.
Adhikari, J., Scogings, C., Mathrani, A., & Sofat, I. (2017). Evolving digital divides in information literacy and learning outcomes: A BYOD journey in a secondary school. International Journal of Information and Learning Technology. 34(4), 290-306
[Journal article]Authored by: Mathrani, A., Scogings, C., Sofat, I.
Adhikari, J., Mathrani, A., & Parsons, D. (2015). Bring your own devices classroom: Issues of digital divides in teaching and learning contexts. ACIS 2015 Proceedings - 26th Australasian Conference on Information Systems.
[Journal article]Authored by: Mathrani, A., Scogings, C.
Mathrani, A., & Mathrani, S. (2016). Relational governance in outsourcing partnerships: A potpourri of transactional, knowledge and social elements. Competitiveness Review. 26(4), 435-452
[Journal article]Authored by: Mathrani, S., Mathrani, A.
Parsons, D., Susnjak, T., & Mathrani, A. (2016). Design from detail: Analyzing data from a global day of coderetreat. Information and Software Technology. 75, 39-55
[Journal article]Authored by: Mathrani, A., Susnjak, T.
Mathrani, A., Christian, S., & Ponder-Sutton, A. (2016). PlayIT: Game based learning approach for teaching programming concepts. Educational Technology and Society. 19(2), 5-17
[Journal article]Authored by: Mathrani, A.
Parsons, D., Mathrani, A., Susnjak, T., & Leist, A. (2014). Coderetreats: Reflective practice and the game of life. IEEE Software. 31(4), 58-64
[Journal article]Authored by: Mathrani, A., Susnjak, T.
Mathrani, S., Mathrani, A., & Viehland, D. (2013). Using enterprise systems to realize digital business strategies. Journal of Enterprise Information Management. 26(4), 363-386
[Journal article]Authored by: Mathrani, S., Mathrani, A.
Mathrani, S., & Mathrani, A. (2013). Understanding the transformation process success factors in enterprise system implementations: An IT professional's perspective. International Journal of Human Capital and Information Technology Professionals. 4(1), 9-21
[Journal article]Authored by: Mathrani, S., Mathrani, A.
Mathrani, S., & Mathrani, A. (2013). Utilizing enterprise systems for managing enterprise risks. Computers in Industry. 64(4), 476-483
[Journal article]Authored by: Mathrani, S., Mathrani, A.
Mathrani, A., & Mathrani, S. (2013). Test strategies in distributed software development environments. Computers in Industry. 64(1), 1-9
[Journal article]Authored by: Mathrani, S., Mathrani, A.
Mathrani, A., Parsons, D., & Mathrani, S. (2012). Knowledge management initiatives in offshore software development: Vendors' perspectives. Journal of Universal Computer Science. 18(19), 2706-2730
[Journal article]Authored by: Mathrani, S., Mathrani, A.
Mathrani, A., & Parsons, D. (2012). Managing meta-learning in offshore software development environments. Journal of Management Development. 31(6), 565-583
[Journal article]Authored by: Mathrani, A.
Mathrani, A., & Mathrani, S. (2011). Work practices to curb attrition in the Indian Hi-Tech Software Development Industry: A structurational analysis. International Journal of Human Capital and Information Technology Professionals. 2(3), 1-14
[Journal article]Authored by: Mathrani, S., Mathrani, A.
Mathrani, A., & Parsons, D. (2007). Management of Knowledge Transfer in Distributed Software Organizations: The Outsourcers' Perspective. DECISION SUPPORT FOR GLOBAL ENTERPRISES. 2, 75-89
[Journal article]Authored by: Mathrani, A.
Mathrani, AS., Parsons, DP., & Viehland, DW. (2006). Offshore software development strategies of an Indian vendor: A study. The Icfaian Journal of Management Research. 5(5), 71-81 Retrieved from http://www.iupindia.in/506/ijmr.asp
[Journal article]Authored by: Mathrani, A.

Book

Amarasekara, B., & Mathrani, AS. (2017). Revenue fraud in e-commerce platforms: Challenges and solutions for affiliate marketing. In A. Colarik, J. Jang-Jaccard, & AS. Mathrani (Eds.) Cyber Security and Policy: A Substantive Dialogue. (pp. 67 - 86). Auckland, New Zealand: Massey University Press
[Chapter]Authored by: Mathrani, A.Edited by: Mathrani, A.
Mathrani, A. (2017). Experiences with online tutorial sessions for a programming module to internal and distance student cohorts. In S. Frielick, & AD. Sciascia (Eds.) Learners and mobile devices (#NPF14LMD): A framework for enhanced learning and institutional change files. (pp. 1 - 4). Auckland, New Zealand: Ako Aotearoa
[Chapter]Authored by: Mathrani, A.
Colarik, AM., Jang-Jaccard, J., & Mathrani, A. (Eds.) (2017). Cyber security and policy: A substantive dialogue. Auckland, New Zealand: Massey University Press
[Edited Book]Authored by: Mathrani, A.Edited by: Jang-Jaccard, J., Mathrani, A.
Mathrani, A., & Mathrani, S. (2012). Work practices to curb attrition in the Indian hi-tech software development industry: A structurational analysis. In M. Khosrow-Pour, S. Clarke, ME. Jennex, A. Becker, & A. Anttiroiko (Eds.) Human resources management: Concepts, methodologies, tools, and applications. (pp. 642 - 657). United States: IGI Global, Business Science Reference
[Chapter]Authored by: Mathrani, S., Mathrani, A.
Mathrani, AS., Viehland, DW., & Parsons, DP. (2007). Dynamics of Offshore Software Development Success: The Outsourcers' Perspective. In V. Verma (Ed.) Managing Offshore Software Projects. (pp. 58 - 80). Hyderabad, India: The Icfai University Press
[Chapter]Authored by: Mathrani, A.

Conference

Umer, R., Mathrani, A., Susnjak, T., & Lim, S.(2019). Mining activity log data to predict student's outcome in a course. Paper presented at the meeting of ACM International Conference Proceeding Series
[Conference Paper]Authored by: Mathrani, A., Susnjak, T.
Umer, R., Susnjak, T., Mathrani, A., & Suriadi, S. (2019). A learning analytics approach: Using online weekly student engagement data to make predictions on student performance. 2018 International Conference on Computing, Electronic and Electrical Engineering, ICE Cube 2018.
[Conference Paper in Published Proceedings]Authored by: Mathrani, A., Susnjak, T.
Umer, R., Susnjak, T., Mathrani, A., & Suriadi, S. (2017). Predicting Student’s Academic Performance in a MOOC Environment. DMCCIA-2017. (pp. 119 - 124). : 11th International Conference on Data Mining, Computers, Communication and Industrial Applications
[Conference Paper in Published Proceedings]Authored by: Mathrani, A., Susnjak, T.
Sofat, I., Mathrani, A., Scogings, C., & Li, B. (2017). Modular web service design for agility and maintainability with unity container. 2017 International Conference on Data Management, Analytics and Innovation, ICDMAI 2017. (pp. 259 - 263).
[Conference Paper in Published Proceedings]Authored by: Mathrani, A., Scogings, C., Sofat, I.
Adhikari, J., Mathrani, AS., Scogings, C., & Sofat, I. (2017). Moving beyond access and skills: Transformation in teaching and learning in a BYOD case. http://aisel.aisnet.org/pacis2017/109. : 21st Pacific Asia Conference on Information Systems (PACIS 2017)
[Conference Paper in Published Proceedings]Authored by: Mathrani, A., Scogings, C., Sofat, I.
Abidin, Z., Mathrani, AS., & Hunter, R. (2017). Student Engagement with Technology Use in Mathematics Education: An Indonesian Secondary School Context. AIS Electronic Library (AISeL). http://aisel.aisnet.org/pacis2017/165: 21th Pacific Asia Conference on Information Systems (PACIS 2017)
[Conference Paper in Published Proceedings]Authored by: Hunter, R., Mathrani, A.
Liu, T., Mbachu, J., & Mathrani, A. (2017). A preliminary investigation on the use of construction apps in New Zealand. Proceedings of 2017 International Conference on Data Management, Analytics and Innovation (ICDMAI). (pp. 264 - 268). : 2017 International Conference on Data Management, Analytics and Innovation (ICDMAI)
[Conference Paper in Published Proceedings]Authored by: Liu, T., Mathrani, A.
Wickramasinghe, SG., Jayamaha, NP., & Mathrani, A. (2016). Documentation Requirements for Quality Assurance in Agile Software Development Using the Method ‘Scrum’ in Healthcare Software Development. In N. Grigg (Ed.) APQO 2016. (pp. 172 - 175). : APQO Conference 2016
[Conference Paper in Published Proceedings]Authored by: Jayamaha, N., Mathrani, A.Edited by: Grigg, N.
Liu, T., Mathrani, A., & Mbachu, J. (2017). Hunting the Popular Construction Apps. Proceedings - Asia-Pacific World Congress on Computer Science and Engineering 2016 and Asia-Pacific World Congress on Engineering 2016, APWC on CSE/APWCE 2016. (pp. 205 - 211).
[Conference Paper in Published Proceedings]Authored by: Liu, T., Mathrani, A.
Amarasekara, BR., & Mathrani, A. (2016). Controlling risks and fraud in affiliate marketing: A simulation and testing environment. 2016 14th Annual Conference on Privacy, Security and Trust, PST 2016. (pp. 353 - 360).
[Conference Paper in Published Proceedings]Authored by: Mathrani, A.
Mathrani, S., Mathrani, A., & Viehland, D. (2011). Managing Enterprise Systems for enhancing business benefits. ACIS 2011 Proceedings - 22nd Australasian Conference on Information Systems.
[Conference Paper in Published Proceedings]Authored by: Mathrani, S., Mathrani, A.
Adhikari, J., Mathrani, AS., & Scogings, C. (2016). Understanding learning outcome divide in the learning process from teachers perspective: A BYOD case study. 27th Australasian Conference on Information Systems. (pp. 1 - 12). Wollongong, Australia: 27th Australasian Conference on Information Systems
[Conference Paper in Published Proceedings]Authored by: Mathrani, A., Scogings, C.
Amarasekara, BR., & Mathrani, A. (2015). Exploring risk and fraud scenarios in affiliate marketing technologies from the advertiser’s perspective. ACIS 2015 Proceedings - 26th Australasian Conference on Information Systems.
[Conference Paper in Published Proceedings]Authored by: Mathrani, A.
Esnaashari, S., Mathrani, A., & Watters, P. (2015). Investigation of audience interaction tools from the perspective of activity theory. ACIS 2015 Proceedings - 26th Australasian Conference on Information Systems.
[Conference Paper in Published Proceedings]Authored by: Mathrani, A.
Abidin, Z., Mathrani, A., Parsons, D., & Suriadi, S. (2015). Opportunities and challenges of mobile learning for promoting mathematical literacy. ACIS 2015 Proceedings - 26th Australasian Conference on Information Systems.
[Conference Paper in Published Proceedings]Authored by: Mathrani, A.
Adhikari, J., Mathrani, A., & Scogings, C. (2016). Bring Your Own Devices classroom: Exploring the issue of digital divide in the teaching and learning contexts. Interactive Technology and Smart Education. Vol. 13 (pp. 323 - 343).
[Conference Paper in Published Proceedings]Authored by: Mathrani, A.
Parsons, D., Susnjak, T., & Mathrani, A. (2015). The software developer cycle: Career demographics and the market clock : SQL the new COBOL?. ACM International Conference Proceeding Series. Vol. 28-September-2015 (pp. 86 - 90).
[Conference Paper in Published Proceedings]Authored by: Mathrani, A., Susnjak, T.
Christian, S., & Mathrani, A. (2014). ICT education: Socio-learning issues faced by international students. 35th International Conference on Information Systems "Building a Better World Through Information Systems", ICIS 2014.
[Conference Paper in Published Proceedings]Authored by: Mathrani, A.
Christian, S., & Mathrani, A. (2014). Play2Learn: A case of game based learning approach in ICT education. Proceedings of the 25th Australasian Conference on Information Systems, ACIS 2014.
[Conference Paper in Published Proceedings]Authored by: Mathrani, A.
Mathrani, A. (2014). Relational governance in offshore outsourcing partnerships. Proceedings of the 25th Australasian Conference on Information Systems, ACIS 2014.
[Conference Paper in Published Proceedings]Authored by: Mathrani, A.
Mathrani, AS. (2014). Quality assurance strategy for distributed software development using managed test lab model. Technology Management Conference (ITMC), 2014 IEEE International. (pp. 1 - 4). Chicago IL, USA: International Technology Management Conference
[Conference Paper in Published Proceedings]Authored by: Mathrani, A.
Mathrani, A.Quality assurance strategy for distributed software development using managed test lab model. 2014 IEEE International Technology Management Conference, ITMC 2014.
[Conference]Authored by: Mathrani, A.
Mathrani, AS., & Mathrani, S. (2013, December). Offshore Knowledge Markets: A Subject Perspective. Presented at 2nd International Conference on Information Management in the Knowledge Economy. Chandigarh, India.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Mathrani, A.
Mathrani, S., & Mathrani, A. (2013). Utilizing enterprise systems to manage organizational performance. Proceedings of the 2013 2nd International Conference on Information Management in the Knowledge Economy, IMKE 2013. (pp. 92 - 99).
[Conference Paper in Published Proceedings]Authored by: Mathrani, S., Mathrani, A.
Mathrani, A., & Mathrani, S. (2013). Offshore knowledge markets: A subject perspective. Proceedings of the 2013 2nd International Conference on Information Management in the Knowledge Economy, IMKE 2013. (pp. 100 - 104).
[Conference Paper in Published Proceedings]Authored by: Mathrani, S., Mathrani, A.
Mathrani, S., & Mathrani, A. (2013). Leveraging business intelligence to build meta-knowledge. Proceedings of the Annual Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences. (pp. 3787 - 3796).
[Conference Paper in Published Proceedings]Authored by: Mathrani, S., Mathrani, A.
Mathrani, AS., & Mathrani, S. (2012, December). Offshore Software Development Collaboration in the Asia Pacific Region. Presented at World Business Capability Congress. Auckland.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Mathrani, A.
Mathrani, S., & Mathrani, A. (2012). Enhancing performance management using enterprise systems. World Business Capability Congress: Driving Excellence > Innovation > Productivity > Export Growth: Speakers. (pp. 1 - 10). New Zealand: World Business Capability Congress: Driving Excellence > Innovation > Productivity > Export Growth
[Conference Paper in Published Proceedings]Authored by: Mathrani, S., Mathrani, A.
Mathrani, A., & Mathrani, S. (2012). Offshore software development collaboration in the Asia Pacific region – A dialectic perspective. World Business Capability Congress: Driving Excellence > Innovation > Productivity > Export Growth: Speakers. (pp. 1 - 9). New Zealand: World Business Capability Congress: Driving Excellence > Innovation > Productivity > Export Growth
[Conference Paper in Published Proceedings]Authored by: Mathrani, S., Mathrani, A.
Adhikari, J., Parsons, D., & Mathrani, A. (2012). Bridging digital divides in the learning process: Challenges and implications of integrating ICTs. CEUR Workshop Proceedings. Vol. 955 (pp. 224 - 227).
[Conference Paper in Published Proceedings]Authored by: Mathrani, A.
Mathrani, A., & Mathrani, S. (2011, November). IT offshore provider profiling strategies: New Zealand and Indian perspectives. Presented at 22nd Australasian Conference on Information Systems [ACIS]: Identifying the Information Systems Discipline. Sydney, Australia.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Mathrani, A.
Mathrani, AS., & mathrani, S. (2011, November). IT Offshore Provider Profiling Strategies: New Zealand and Indian Perspectives. Presented at The 22nd Australasian Conference on Information Systems. Sydney.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Mathrani, A.
Mathrani, A., & Mathrani, S. (2011). IT offshore provider profiling strategies: New Zealand and Indian perspectives. ACIS 2011 Proceedings - 22nd Australasian Conference on Information Systems.
[Conference Paper in Published Proceedings]Authored by: Mathrani, S., Mathrani, A.
Mathrani, S., Mathrani, A., & Viehland, D. (2011). Managing enterprise systems for enhancing business benefits. ACIS 2011 Proceedings. (pp. 1 - 11). Australia: 22nd Australasian Conference on Information Systems {ACIS]: Identifying the Information Systems Discipline
[Conference Paper in Published Proceedings]Authored by: Mathrani, S., Mathrani, A.
Mathrani, S., Mathrani, A., & Liu, C. (2011). Factors that drive success in collaborative product development. Proceedings of the 1st International Technology Management Conference, ITMC 2011. (pp. 454 - 461).
[Conference Paper in Published Proceedings]Authored by: Mathrani, S., Mathrani, A.
Mathrani, A., & Alipour, M. (2010). Website blocking across ten countries: A snapshot. PACIS 2010 - 14th Pacific Asia Conference on Information Systems. (pp. 1588 - 1595).
[Conference Paper in Published Proceedings]Authored by: Mathrani, A.
Mathrani, AS., Parsons, D., & Stockdale, R.Workgroup structures in offshore software development projects: A vendor case study.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Mathrani, A.
Mathrani, A., Parsons, D., & Stockdale, R. (2009). Workgroup structures in offshore software development projects: A vendor case study. Proceedings - IEEE International Enterprise Distributed Object Computing Workshop, EDOC. (pp. 344 - 351).
[Conference Paper in Published Proceedings]Authored by: Mathrani, A.
Mathrani, AS., Goel, G., & Parsons, D. (2007, December). Building trust across virtual social spaces: The software vendors' perspectives. Presented at 18th Australasian Conference on Information Systems. Toowoomba.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Mathrani, A.
Mathrani, A., Goel, G., & Parsons, D. (2007). Building trust across virtual social spaces: The software vendors' perspectives. ACIS 2007 Proceedings - 18th Australasian Conference on Information Systems. (pp. 585 - 594).
[Conference Paper in Published Proceedings]Authored by: Mathrani, A.

Supervision and Teaching

Summary of Doctoral Supervision

Position Current Completed
Supervisor 2 2
Co-supervisor 3 0

Courses Coordinated

  • 158.326 Software Architecture
  • 158.337 Database Development
  • 158.751 Object-Oriented Software Development - Theory and Practice
  • 158.780 Information Technology Project Part 1
  • 158.781 Information Technology Project Part 2
  • 158.888 Information Technology Professional Project
  • 158.897 Thesis 120 Credit Part 1
  • 158.898 Thesis 120 Credit Part 2
  • 158.900 PhD Information Technology

Current Doctoral Supervision

Supervisor of:

  • Vajisha Wanniarachchi - Doctor of Philosophy
    Analyzing Underpinning Patterns in Social Media Posts that Promote Weight Stigmatization
  • Bede Amarasekara - Doctor of Philosophy
    Fraud and risk management in HTTP cookie-based tracking systems within Affiliate Marketing context

Co-supervisor of:

  • Gomathy Suganya Ramaswami - Doctor of Philosophy
    Learning Analytics: On Effectiveness of Dashboarding for Maximizing Student Outcomes
  • David Robinson - Doctor of Philosophy
    Mining complex trees for hidden fruit: A graph–based computational solution to detect latent criminal networks
  • Rahila Umer - Doctor of Philosophy
    Predicting student's performance through data mining approaches

Completed Doctoral Supervision

Supervisor of:

  • 2018 - Zaenal Abidin - Doctor of Philosophy
    TEACHER PROFESSIONAL LEARNING FOR TECHNOLOGY INTEGRATION IN MATHEMATICS CLASSROOMS THROUGH ONLINE LEARNING COMMUNITIES
  • 2018 - Janak Adhikari - Doctor of Philosophy
    Bring Your Own Devices Classroom: Issues of Digital Divides in Teaching and Learning Contexts

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