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Dr Raluca Bunduchi

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Senior Lecturer in Innovation and Director, MSc Entrepreneurship & Innovation

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Background

Bachelor in Economics (specialisation in Banking & Stock Exchange) (Babes-Bolyai), MSc Informatics for Business (Babes-Bolyai); PhD in Management Science (Strathclyde)

Raluca joined the School as a Senior Lecturer in Innovation in August 2013 from the University of Aberdeen where she has worked since 2005 as a Lecturer and then Senior Lecturer in Management. Previous positions include Research Fellow at the Research Centre for Social Science at the University of Edinburgh, and Teaching Assistant at the Faculty of Economics, Babes-Bolyai University.

Research interest terms

  • Information systems

Research interests

  • Information systems innovation, with a focus on the development, adoption and use of hybrid innovations, the role of social context in shaping technology use, and value creation through technology use.
  • Product innovation, with a focus on open & collaborative innovation approaches & legitimacy seeking mechanisms in product innovation
  • Standardisation, with a focus on institutional misalignments and hybridisation of IT standard settings

Group membership

PhD Supervision

Raluca is supervising 0 PhD students


Publications

Overlapping logics and institutional alignment spaces: Mapping the organisational trajectory of an IS innovation

Bunduchi. (2017).
Contribution to conference: Paper

Drug advertising rules and the patient safety paradox in Zimbabwe

Pagliari, Mureyi and Bunduchi. (2017) BMJ Global Health.
Contribution to journal: Comment/debate

Incumbents’ response to potentially disruptive innovation in low tech service industries: The case of wearable technologies in the health and fitness industry

Brailey and Bunduchi. (2017). 1-20.
Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceeding: Conference contribution

Legitimacy-seeking mechanisms in product innovation: A qualitative study

Bunduchi. (2017) Journal of Product Innovation Management 34 (3). 315-342.
Contribution to journal: Article

Mapping IS value across stakeholder groups: Process improvement and strategic alignment, reputational effects and radical organisation change

Bunduchi. (2017). 1-12.
Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceeding: Conference contribution

Human resource information systems in health care: A systematic evidence review

Tursunbayeva, Bunduchi, Franco and Pagliari. (2016) Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association : JAMIA 24 (3). 633-654.
Contribution to journal: Article
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Thinking big whilst making do: Mismatching expectations of a national human resource information system in healthcare

Tursunbayeva, Bunduchi, Pagliari and Franco. (2016).
Contribution to conference: Paper
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What does it take to implement Human Resource Information Systems (HRIS) at scale?: Analysis of the expected benefits and actual outcomes

Tursunbayeva, Pagliari, Bunduchi and Franco. (2016).
Contribution to conference: Paper

Smartening-up NHS workforce management with IT

Pagliari, Bunduchi, Tursunbayeva and Franco. (2016).
Non-textual form: Digital or Visual Products

Creating value with IT - the case of RFID

Bunduchi. (2015).
Contribution to conference: Paper
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When innovation fails: An institutional perspective of the (non)adoption of boundary spanning IT innovation

Bunduchi, Smart, Charles, McKee and Azuara-Blanco. (2015) Information and Management 52 (5). 563-576.
Contribution to journal: Article
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Human Resource Information Systems in Healthcare: a Systematic Review

Tursunbayeva, Pagliari, Bunduchi and Franco. (2015).
Other contribution: Other contribution
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Human resource information systems in healthcare: A systematic review (protocol)

Tursunbayeva, Pagliari, Bunduchi and Franco. (2015) JMIR Research Protocols 4 (4). 1-10.
Contribution to journal: Article
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Firm technology investment and the development of technological capabilities in China’s telecom sector

Cai and Bunduchi. (2014).
Contribution to conference: Paper
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Strategic and institutional approaches to product innovation: peripheral product innovation and the challenge of organisational legitimacy

Bunduchi. (2014).
Contribution to conference: Paper
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Trust, partner selection and innovation outcome in collaborative new product development

Bunduchi. (2013) Production Planning and Control 24 (2-3). 145-157.
Contribution to journal: Article
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Technology roadmapping and SMEs: A literature review

Arshed, Finch and Bunduchi. (2012).
Contribution to conference: Paper
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Building organisational trust with new technology partners in NPD projects: What to do when competence trust fails

Bunduchi and Berar. (2012).
Contribution to conference: Paper
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Technology roadmapping: the under-representation of SMEs

Arshed, Finch and Bunduchi. (2012).
Contribution to conference: Paper
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Mapping the benefits and costs associated with process innovation: The case of RFID adoption

Bunduchi, Weisshaar and Smart. (2011) Technovation 31 (9). 505-521.
Contribution to journal: Article
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Process Innovation Costs in Supply Networks: A Synthesis

Bunduchi and Smart. (2010) International Journal of Management Reviews 12 (4). 365-383.
Contribution to journal: Article
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The costs of adoption of RFID technologies in supply networks

Smart, Bunduchi and Gerst. (2010) International Journal of Operations and Production Management 30 (4). 423-447.
Contribution to journal: Article
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Implementing best practices to support creativity in NPD cross-functional teams

BUNDUCHI, RALUCA. (2009) International Journal of Innovation Management 13 (4). 537-554.
Contribution to journal: Article
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Emergence of Standardisation Processes: Linkage with Users

Graham, Bunduchi, Gerst and Williams. (2009). 53-64.
Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceeding: Chapter (peer-reviewed)

Challenges in building creativity and innovation into NPD process – results from a case study

Bunduchi. (2009).
Contribution to conference: Paper
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Homogeneity and heterogeneity in information technology private standard settings - the institutional account

Bunduchi, Graham, Smart and Williams. (2008) Technology Analysis and Strategic Management 20 (4). 389-407.
Contribution to journal: Article
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Trust, power and transaction costs in B2B exchanges - A socio-economic approach

Bunduchi. (2008) Industrial Marketing Management 37 (5). 610-622.
Contribution to journal: Article
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Analysing the dynamics of IT innovations development. The case of portals in the automotive industry

Gerst, Bunduchi, Jakobs and Williams. (2008).
Contribution to conference: Paper
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Ambidexterity in managing NPD: balancing speed to market versus quality and innovation. Insights from a case study

Bunduchi. (2008).
Contribution to conference: Paper
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Intraorganisational power and the adoption of interorganisational IT innovations: The inside story of Covisint

Gerst and Bunduchi. (2007) International Journal of Technology Intelligence and Planning 3 (1). 57-74.
Contribution to journal: Article

Innovation strategies in digital convergence: Nokia and the digital home

Bunduchi and Berar. (2007). 102-114.
Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceeding: Chapter (peer-reviewed)

An empirical investigation of the role of trust and power in shaping the use of electronic markets

Bunduchi. (2007).
Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceeding: Chapter (peer-reviewed)

XML-based clinical data standardisation in the National Health Service Scotland

Bunduchi, Williams, R., Graham, I. and Smart, A. (2006) Informatics in Primary Care 14 (4). 227-233.
Contribution to journal: Article

Business relationships in internet-based electronic markets: The role of goodwill trust and transaction costs

Bunduchi. (2005) Information Systems Journal 15 (4). 321-341.
Contribution to journal: Article

The tensions shaping the emergence of standard bodies: The case of a national health informatics standards body

BUNDUCHI, RALUCA., GRAHAM, IAN., SMART, ALISON. and WILLIAMS, ROBIN. (2005) Prometheus 23 (2). 149-166.
Contribution to journal: Article

Challenges in the adoption of RFID standards

Gerst and Bunduchi. (2005). 81-90.
Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceeding: Chapter (peer-reviewed)