We use cookies to ensure you have the best browsing experience on our website and to help us improve the site. By continuing to browse the site you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Read more about how we use cookies here

This page in Swedish

Ella Kolkowska

Title: Senior Lecturer School/office: Örebro University School of Business

Email:

Phone: +46 19 303724

Room: N4057

Ella Kolkowska

About Ella Kolkowska

Reserach

My main area of interest is social and organizational aspects in information security, value conflicts as well as compliance with information security policies. Recently I started to study privacy issues in relation to smart home technology.

Recent teaching

Privacy and Security master program Orebro university
Information and IT-security
Networks Security master program Luleå University of technology
Quality assurance
System development methods

Research areas

Informations security
Compliance
Inforamtion Security Culture
Privacy

Publications

Articles in journals |  Chapters in books |  Conference papers |  Conference proceedings (editor) |  Doctoral theses, monographs |  Licentiate theses, monographs |  Reports | 

Articles in journals

Kolkowska, E. , Karlsson, F. & Hedström, K. (2017). Towards analysing the rationale of information security non-compliance: Devising a Value-Based Compliance analysis method. Journal of strategic information systems, 6 (1), 39-57.
Karlsson, F. , Kolkowska, E. & Prenkert, F. (2016). Inter-organisational information security: a systematic literature review. Information & Computer Security, 24 (5), 418-451.
Kolkowska, E. (2016). Tekniken utmanar äldres integritet. Äldre i centrum, 4.
Kolkowska, E. & Dhillon, G. (2013). Organizational power and information security rule compliance. Computers & security (Print), 33, 3-11.
Hedström, K. , Karlsson, F. & Kolkowska, E. (2013). Social action theory for understanding information security non-compliance in hospitals: the importance of user rationale. Information Management & Computer Security, 21 (4), 266-287.
Hedström, K. , Kolkowska, E. , Karlsson, F. & Allen, J. P. (2011). Value conflicts for information security management. Journal of strategic information systems, 20 (4), 373-384.
Hedström, K. , Karlsson, F. & Kolkowska, E. (2009). Managing information systems security: compliance between users and managers. E-Hospital, 11 (2), 30-31.

Chapters in books

Kolkowska, E. , Hedström, K. & Karlsson, F. (2012). Analyzing information security goals. In: Manish Gupta, John Walp, Raj Sharman, Threats, countermeasures, and advances in applied information security (pp. 91-110). . IGI Global.
Dhillon, G. & Kolkowska, E. (2011). Can a cloud be really secure?: a Socratic dialogue. In: Serge Gutwirth, Yves Poullet, Paul De Hert, Ronald Leenes, Computers, privacy and data protection: an element of choice (pp. 345-360). Berlin: Springer.

Conference papers

Kolkowska, E. , Avatare Nöu, A. , Sjölinder, M. & Scandurra, I. (2017). To capture the diverse needs of welfare technology stakeholders – Evaluation of a Value Matrix. In: Third International Conference, ITAP 2017, Held as Part of HCI International 2017, Vancouver, BC, Canada, July 9-14, 2017 Proceedings, Part II. Paper presented at 3nd International Conference on Human Aspects of IT for the Aged Population (ITAP 2017), Held as Part of 19th International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction (HCI International), Vancouver, BC, Canada, July 9-14, 2017 (pp. 404-419). Springer.
Kolkowska, E. , Susha, I. & van Loenen, B. (2017). Data sharing mechanisms and privacy challenges in Data Collaboratives: Delphi study of most important issues. Paper presented at TILTing perspectives 2017, Regulating a connected world, Tilburg University, Tilburg, the Netherlands, May 17-19, 2017.
Sjölinder, M. , Scandurra, I. , Avatare Nöu, A. & Kolkowska, E. (2017). Using care professionals as proxies in the design process of welfare technology – Perspectives from municipality care. Paper presented at 3nd International Conference on Human Aspects of IT for the Aged Population (ITAP 2017), Held as Part of 19th International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction (HCI International), Vancouver, Canada, July 9-14, 2017 (pp. 184-198). Springer.
Kolkowska, E. & Kristoffersson, A. (2016). Privacy by Design Principles in Design of New Generation Cognitive Assistive Technologies. In: Jaap-Henk Hoepman & Stefan Katzenbeisser, ICT systems security and privacy protection 31th IFIP TC 11 International Conference, SEC 2016, Hamburg, Germany, May 30-June 1, 2016, Proceedings. Paper presented at 31th International Conference on ICT Systems Security and Privacy Protection, Ghent, Belgium, May 30-June 1, 2016 (pp. 384-397). Springer.
Kolkowska, E. , Nöu, A. A. , Sjölinder, M. & Scandurra, I. (2016). Socio-Technical Challenges in Implementation of Monitoring Technologies in Elderly Care. In: Human Aspects of IT for the Aged Population Healthy and Active Aging, ITAP 2016, Proceedings, Part II. Paper presented at 2nd International Conference on Human Aspects of IT for the Aged Population (ITAP 2016), Held as Part of 18th International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction (HCI International), Toronto, Canada, July 17-22, 2016 (pp. 45-56). Springer.
Sjölinder, M. , Scandurra, I. , Nöu, A. A. & Kolkowska, E. (2016). To Meet the Needs of Aging Users and the Prerequisites of Innovators in the Design Process Lessons Learned from Three Pilot Projects. In: Jia Zhou, Gavriel Salvendy, Human Aspects of IT for the Aged Population Design for Aging, ITAP 2016, Proceedings, Part I. Paper presented at 2nd International Conference on Human Aspects of IT for the Aged Population (ITAP), Held as Part of 18th International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction (HCI International), Toronto, Canada, July 17-22, 2016 (pp. 92-104). Springer.
Kristoffersson, A. , Kolkowska, E. & Ernestam, I. (2016). Lessons learned on factors to consider in testbedding: Smarta Äldre. In: Abstractproceedings from Medicinteknikdagarna 2016. Paper presented at Medicinteknikdagarna 2016, Örebro, Sweden, 5-6 Oktober, 2016.
Kolkowska, E. (2016). Understanding privacy in smart homes systems used in elderly care. In: Online Proceedings of the 13th European, Mediterranean & Middle Eastern Conference on Information Systems (EMCIS). Paper presented at 13th European, Mediterranean & Middle Eastern Conference on Information Systems (EMCIS 2016), Krakow, Poland, June 23-24, 2016 (pp. 444-455). University of Piraeus.
Karlsson, F. , Kolkowska, E. , Hedström, K. & Frostenson, M. (2015). Inter-organisational information sharing: Between a rock and a hard place. In: Proceedings of the Ninth International Symposium on Human Aspects of Information  Security & Assurance (HAISA 2015). Paper presented at International Symposium on Human Aspects of Information Security & Assurance (HAISA 2015), Mytilene (on the island of Lesvos), Greece, 1-3 July 2015 (pp. 71-81).
Kajtazi, M. , Kolkowska, E. & Bulgurcu, B. (2015). New Insights Into Understanding Manager’s Intentions to Overlook ISP Violation in Organizations through Escalation of Commitment Factors. In: Proceedings of the Ninth International Symposium on Human Aspects of Information Security & Assurance (HAISA 2015). Paper presented at Ninth International Symposium on Human Aspects of Information Security & Assurance (HAISA 2015), Lesvos, Greece, July 1-3, 2015.
Kolkowska, E. (2015). Privacy principles in design of smart homes systems in elderly care. In: Tryfonas, Theo, Askoxylakis, Ioannis, Human Aspects of Information Security, Privacy, and Trust Third International Conference, HAS 2015, Held as Part of HCI International 2015, Los Angeles, CA, USA, August 2-7, 2015. Proceedings. Paper presented at 17th International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction, 3rd International Conference on Human Aspects of Information Security, Privacy and Trust, Los Angeles, CA, USA, August 2-7, 2015 (pp. 526-537).
Kristoffersson, A. , Kolkowska, E. & Loutfi, A. (2014). Assessment of Expectations and Needs of a Sensor Network to Promote Elderly’s Sense of Safety and Security. In: Lasse Berntzen, Vestfold University College - Tønsberg, Norway; Stephan Böhm, RheinMain University of Applied Sciences - Wiesbaden, Germany, CENTRIC 2014, The Seventh International Conference on Advances in Human-oriented and Personalized Mechanisms, Technologies, and Services, Nice, October 12-16, 2014. Paper presented at CENTRIC 2014, The Seventh International Conference on Advances in Human-oriented and Personalized Mechanisms, Technologies, and Services (pp. 22-28). International Academy, Research and Industry Association (IARIA).
Kolkowska, E. & De Decker, B. (2012). Analyzing value conflicts for a work-friendly ISS policy implementation. In: D. Gritzalis, S. Furnell, M. Theoharidou, Information Security and Privacy Research . Paper presented at 27th IFIP TC11 International Information Security and Privacy Conference (IFIP SEC), Heraklion, Greece, June 4-6, 2012 (pp. 339-351). Springer.
Kolkowska, E. & Dhillon, G. (2011). Organizational power and information security rule compliance. In: Jan Camenisch, Simone Fischer-Hübner, Yuko Murayama, Armand Portmann, Carlos Rieder, Future challenges in security and privacy for academia and industry. Paper presented at 26th IFIP TC 11 International Information Security Conference, SEC 2011, Lucerne, Switzerland, June 7-9, 2011 (pp. 185-196). Berlin: Springer.
Kolkowska, E. (2011). Security subcultures in an organization: exploring value conflicts. In: V. Tuunainen, J. Nandhakumar, M. Rossi, W. Soliman, The 19th European Conference on Information Systems proceedings ITC and Sustainable Services Development. Paper presented at ECIS 2011, Helsinki, Finland 9-11 June 2011.
Kolkowska, E. (2009). Lack of compliance with IS security rules: value conflicts in Social Services in Sweden. In: Gurpreet Dhillon, Security, assurance and privacy organizational challenges. Paper presented at 8th Annual Security Conference, 15-16 April 2009, Las Vegas, USA (pp. Article no. 15-.
Kolkowska, E. , Hedström, K. & Karlsson, F. (2009). Information security goals in a Swedish hospital. In: Gurpreet Dhillon, Security, assurance and privacy organizaional challenges. Paper presented at 8th Annual Security Conference, 15-16 April 2009, Las Vegas, USA (pp. Article no. 16-.
Kolkowska, E. , Hedström, K. & Karlsson, F. (2008). Information Security Goals in a Swedish Hospital. In: The 31st Information Systems Research Seminar in Scandinavia. Paper presented at IRIS31.
Kolkowska, E. (2006). Values for information system security in an academic environment: a pilot study. Paper presented at 12th Americas Conference On Information Systems (AMCIS) August 4-6 2006, Acapulco, Mexico.
Kolkowska, E. (2005). Value sensitive approach to information system security. Paper presented at 11th Americas Conference On Information Systems (AMCIS) August 11-15 2005, Omaha, USA.
Kolkowska, E. (2004). Values in managing of IS security. Paper presented at Third Security Conference, Boardwalk Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas, April 14-15 2004.
Kolkowska, E. , Aderud, J. & Oscarson, P. (2003). Conflicts between usability and information security: a literature review. Paper presented at 26rd Information System Research Seminar in Scandinavia (IRIS 26), Haikko Manor, Finland, 9-12 augusti 2003.

Conference proceedings (editor)

Karlsson, F. (ed.) , Dhillon, G. (ed.) , Harnesk, D. (ed.) , Kolkowska, E. (ed.) & Hedström, K. (ed.) (2011). Proceedings of the 2011 European Security Conference (ESC’11): Exploring emergent frontiers in identity and privacy management. Örebro: Örebro university.

Doctoral theses, monographs

Kolkowska, E. (2013). A method for analyzing value-based compliance in systems security. (Doctoral dissertation). Örebro: Örebro universitet.

Licentiate theses, monographs

Reports

Kristoffersson, A. , Kolkowska, E. & Loutfi, A. (2015). En metod för mätning av ett sensornätverks inverkan på trygghet: Slutrapport. Örebro, Sweden: Örebro University.
Karlsson, F. (2011). Att analysera värderingar bakom informationssäkerhet. Karlstad: Myndigheten för samhällsskydd och beredskap (MSB).
Karlsson, F. , Kolkowska, E. & Hedström, K. (2011). En översikt av informationssäkerhetsforskning i Sverige. Stockholm: .