• MS, Information Management, University of Washington, 2012
  • BS, History, Ball State University, 1994


  • iConference 2020 Best Short Research Paper Award - iConference, 2020


  • Association for Information Systems

Publications and Contributions

  • Conference Paper
    Challenges in organizing and accessing video game artifacts (2020)
    Proceedings of the iConference 2020 Authors: Jin Ha Lee, Marc Schmalz, Stephen Keating, Jiwon Ha
  • Conference Paper
    The I in Team: IT Identity and Project Behavior (2019)
    Proceedings of the 25th Americas Conference on Information Systems, Page 5 Authors: Marc Schmalz, Michelle S Carter, Jin Ha Lee
  • Journal Article, Academic Journal
    Analyzing Anime Users' Online Forum Queries for Recommendation Using Content Analysis (2018)
    Journal of Documentation, Volume 74, Issue 5, Page 918-935 Authors: Hyerim Cho, Marc Schmalz, Stephen Keating, Jin Ha Lee
  • Journal Article, Academic Journal
    It's not you, it's me: Identify, self-verification, and Amazon reviews (2018)
    The Data Base for Advances in Information Systems (ACM SIGMIS), Volume 49, Issue 2, Page 79-92 Authors: Marc Schmalz, M Carter, Jin Ha Lee
  • Conference Paper
    Impact of location-based augmented reality games on people’s information behavior: a case study of Pokémon GO (2017)
    Proceedings of the iConference 2017, Page 459-468 Authors: Jin Ha Lee, Travis Windleharth, Jason Yip, Marc Schmalz
  • Conference Abstract
    Information needs for anime recommendation: Analyzing anime users' online forum queries (2017)
    Proceedings of the 17th ACM/IEEE-CS Joint Conference on Digital Libraries (JCDL '17) Authors: Hyerim Cho, Marc Schmalz, Stephen Keating, Jin Ha Lee
  • Conference Paper
    Mining for Social Skills: Minecraft in Home and Therapy for Neurodiverse Youth (2017)
    50th Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences Authors: Annuska Zolyomi, Marc Schmalz
  • Conference Paper
    The Content and Context of Identity in a Digital Society (2017)
    Authors: Michelle S Carter, Deborah Compeau, Michael Kennedy, Marc Schmalz
  • Conference Paper
  • Journal Article, Academic Journal
    Full STEAM ahead: a conceptual analysis of user supplied tags in STEAM (2016)
    Cataloging & Classification Quarterly, Volume 54, Issue 7, Page 418-441 Authors: Travis Windleharth, Jacob Jett, Marc Schmalz, Jin Ha Lee
  • Conference Proceeding
    Risk Management in Video Game Development Projects (2014)
    System Sciences (HICSS), 2014 47th Hawaii International Conference on, Page 4325–4334 Authors: Marc Schmalz, Anthony Finn, Hazel Taylor
  • Journal Article, Academic Journal
    Describing, Organizing, and Maintaining Video Game Development Artifacts
    Journal of the Association for Information Science and Technology (JASIST) Authors: Jin Ha Lee, Claire McDonald, Marc Schmalz, A. Monheim, Stephen Keating, Kelsey Lewin, Frank Cifaldi
  • Conference Paper
    Identity, Safety, and Information Management within Communities of Practice in Location-based Augmented Reality Games: A Case Study of Ingress
    Americas Conference on Information Systems (AMCIS 2020) Authors: Travis Windleharth, Marc Schmalz, Sarah Peterson


  • Quests in the Ivory Tower: U. of Washington GAMER Group (2017)
    Penny Arcade Expo (PAX) West - Seattle, WA