Bernd Carsten Stahl

Orcid: 0000-0002-4058-4456

  • University of Nottingham, UK

According to our database1, Bernd Carsten Stahl authored at least 100 papers between 2002 and 2024.

Collaborative distances:
  • Dijkstra number2 of four.
  • Erdős number3 of four.



In proceedings 
PhD thesis 


Online presence:



Ethics in the Governance of Data and Digital Technology: An Analysis of European Data Regulations and Policies.
Digit. Soc., April, 2024

The ethics of ChatGPT - Exploring the ethical issues of an emerging technology.
Int. J. Inf. Manag., February, 2024

A systematic review of artificial intelligence impact assessments.
Artif. Intell. Rev., November, 2023

Opinion Paper: "So what if ChatGPT wrote it?" Multidisciplinary perspectives on opportunities, challenges and implications of generative conversational AI for research, practice and policy.
Int. J. Inf. Manag., August, 2023

Building a responsible innovation toolkit as project legacy.
Frontiers Res. Metrics Anal., April, 2023

Time to consider animal data governance: perspectives from neuroscience.
Frontiers Neuroinformatics, March, 2023

Legal Neuroexceptionalism: Framing a Concept.
Eur. J. Law Technol., 2023

Assessing the ethical and social concerns of artificial intelligence in neuroinformatics research: an empirical test of the European Union Assessment List for Trustworthy AI (ALTAI).
AI Ethics, 2023

Artificial Intelligence for Good, Challenges in Meeting the United Nation's Sustainable Development Goals.
Proceedings of the 9ème Conférence Nationale sur les Applications Pratiques de l'Intelligence Artificielle, 2023

Brain simulation as a cloud service: The Virtual Brain on EBRAINS.
NeuroImage, 2022

Responsible innovation ecosystems: Ethical implications of the application of the ecosystem concept to artificial intelligence.
Int. J. Inf. Manag., 2022

A European Agency for Artificial Intelligence: Protecting fundamental rights and ethical values.
Comput. Law Secur. Rev., 2022

Organisational responses to the ethical issues of artificial intelligence.
AI Soc., 2022

From computer ethics and the ethics of AI towards an ethics of digital ecosystems.
AI Ethics, 2022

Research and Practice of AI Ethics: A Case Study Approach Juxtaposing Academic Discourse with Organisational Reality.
Sci. Eng. Ethics, 2021

Artificial intelligence ethics guidelines for developers and users: clarifying their content and normative implications.
J. Inf. Commun. Ethics Soc., 2021

Emerging technologies as the next pandemic?: Possible consequences of the Covid crisis for the future of responsible research and innovation.
Ethics Inf. Technol., 2021

Brain Modelling as a Service: The Virtual Brain on EBRAINS.
CoRR, 2021

From PAPA to PAPAS and Beyond: Dealing with Ethics in Big Data, AI and other Emerging Technologies.
Commun. Assoc. Inf. Syst., 2021

Ethical and Social Aspects of Neurorobotics.
Sci. Eng. Ethics, 2020

Intersectional observations of the Human Brain Project's approach to sex and gender.
J. Inf. Commun. Ethics Soc., 2019

Responsible Data Governance of Neuroscience Big Data.
Frontiers Neuroinformatics, 2019

A critical perspective of engagement in online health communities.
Eur. J. Inf. Syst., 2019

Technofixing the Future: Ethical Side Effects of Using AI and Big Data to Meet the SDGs.
Proceedings of the 2019 IEEE SmartWorld, 2019

The role of ethics in data governance of large neuro-ICT projects.
J. Am. Medical Informatics Assoc., 2018

Ethics and Privacy in AI and Big Data: Implementing Responsible Research and Innovation.
IEEE Secur. Priv., 2018

Philosophy and information systems: where are we and where should we go?
Eur. J. Inf. Syst., 2018

Responsible research and innovation in the digital age.
Commun. ACM, 2017

The Ethical Challenges of Publishing Twitter Data for Research Dissemination.
Proceedings of the 2017 ACM on Web Science Conference, 2017

Digital Wildfires: Propagation, Verification, Regulation, and Responsible Innovation.
ACM Trans. Inf. Syst., 2016

Ethics of healthcare robotics: Towards responsible research and innovation.
Robotics Auton. Syst., 2016

The Ethics of Computing: A Survey of the Computing-Oriented Literature.
ACM Comput. Surv., 2016

The Role of Privacy in the Framework for Responsible Research and Innovation in ICT for Health, Demographic Change and Ageing.
Proceedings of the Privacy and Identity Management. Facing up to Next Steps, 2016

Privacy in the Human Brain Project: The Perspective of Ethics Management.
Proceedings of the Privacy and Identity Management. Facing up to Next Steps, 2016

The Ethical Implications of HCI's Turn to the Cultural.
ACM Trans. Comput. Hum. Interact., 2015

Digital wildfires: hyper-connectivity, havoc and a global ethos to govern social media.
SIGCAS Comput. Soc., 2015

Understanding the relevance of ethics reviews of ICT research in UK computing departments using dialectical hermeneutics.
J. Inf. Commun. Ethics Soc., 2015

20 years of ETHICOMP: time to celebrate?
J. Inf. Commun. Ethics Soc., 2015

The professionalisation of information security: Perspectives of UK practitioners.
Comput. Secur., 2015

Critical Discourse Analysis as a Review Methodology: An Empirical Example.
Commun. Assoc. Inf. Syst., 2015

'Digital Wildfires': a challenge to the governance of social media?
Proceedings of the ACM Web Science Conference, 2015

Critical Theory as an Approach to the Ethics of Information Security.
Sci. Eng. Ethics, 2014

Participatory design as ethical practice - concepts, reality and conditions.
J. Inf. Commun. Ethics Soc., 2014

Tomorrow's ethics and today's response: An investigation into the ways information systems professionals perceive and address emerging ethical issues.
Inf. Syst. Frontiers, 2014

From computer ethics to responsible research and innovation in ICT: The transition of reference discourses informing ethics-related research in information systems.
Inf. Manag., 2014

Interpretive accounts and fairy tales: a critical polemic against the empiricist bias in interpretive IS research.
Eur. J. Inf. Syst., 2014

Responsible research and innovation: Critical reflection into the potential social consequences of ICT.
Proceedings of the IEEE 7th International Conference on Research Challenges in Information Science, 2013

Intelligence Techniques in Computer Security and Forensics: At the Boundaries of Ethics and Law.
Proceedings of the Computational Intelligence for Privacy and Security, 2012

Developing an Instrument for E-Public Services' Acceptance Using Confirmatory Factor Analysis: Middle East Context.
J. Organ. End User Comput., 2012

Morality, Ethics, and Reflection: A Categorization of Normative IS Research.
J. Assoc. Inf. Syst., 2012

Information security policies in the UK healthcare sector: a critical evaluation.
Inf. Syst. J., 2012

Responsible research and innovation in information systems.
Eur. J. Inf. Syst., 2012

Teaching Ethical Reflexivity in Information Systems: How to Equip Students to Deal with Moral and Ethical Issues of Emerging Information And Communication Technologies.
J. Inf. Syst. Educ., 2011

IT for a better future: how to integrate ethics, politics and innovation.
J. Inf. Commun. Ethics Soc., 2011

On Quality and Communication: The Relevance of Critical Theory to Health Informatics.
J. Assoc. Inf. Syst., 2011

Focus groups and critical social IS research: how the choice of method can promote emancipation of respondents and researchers.
Eur. J. Inf. Syst., 2011

The inflation of academic intellectual capital: the case for design science research in Europe.
Eur. J. Inf. Syst., 2011

What Future? Which Technology? On the Problem of Describing Relevant Futures.
Proceedings of the Researching the Future in Information Systems, 2011

What Does the Future Hold? A Critical View of Emerging Information and Communication Technologies and Their Social Consequences.
Proceedings of the Researching the Future in Information Systems, 2011

Development and emancipation: The information society and decision support systems in local authorities in Egypt.
J. Inf. Commun. Ethics Soc., 2010

Identifying the Ethics of Emerging Information and Communication Technologies: An Essay on Issues, Concepts and Method.
Int. J. Technoethics, 2010

ETICA Workshop on Computer Ethics: Exploring Normative Issues.
Proceedings of the Privacy and Identity Management for Life, 2010

Ethical and legal issues of the use of computational intelligence techniques in computer security and computer forensics.
Proceedings of the International Joint Conference on Neural Networks, 2010

Technology and sexual Abuse: a Critical Review of an Internet Grooming Case.
Proceedings of the International Conference on Information Systems, 2010

The Ethics of Cloud Computing: A Conceptual Review.
Proceedings of the Cloud Computing, Second International Conference, 2010

Lorenzo Magnani, Morality in a Technological World: Knowledge as Duty - Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 2007, xvi+289, £50, ISBN 978-0-521-87769-5.
Minds Mach., 2009

Understanding Ethical Issues of Emerging AmI Technologies in Europe (A Framework).
Proceedings of the Workshops Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on Intelligent Environments, 2009

Creativity and Intelligence in Small and Medium Sized Enterprises: The Role of Information Systems.
Proceedings of the Information Systems - Creativity and Innovation in Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises, 2009

The ethical nature of critical research in information systems.
Inf. Syst. J., 2008

The contribution of critical IS research.
Commun. ACM, 2008

Researching Ethics and Morality in Information Systems: Some Guiding Questions.
Proceedings of the International Conference on Information Systems, 2008

Empowerment through ICT: A critical discourse analysis of the Egyptian ICT policy.
Proceedings of the Social Dimensions of Information And Communication Technology Policy, 2008

Design as Reification, Commodification, and Ideology: A Critical View of IS Design Science.
Proceedings of the 16th European Conference on Information Systems, 2008

Quality Assurance Based Healthcare Information System Design.
Proceedings of the Learning from the past & charting the future of the discipline. 14th Americas Conference on Information Systems, 2008

Information Ethics as Ideology.
Proceedings of the Encyclopedia of Information Ethics and Security, 2007

Privacy and security as ideology.
IEEE Technol. Soc. Mag., 2007

Drew Khlentzos, Naturalistic Realism and the Antirealist Challenge - Bradford/MIT Press, Cambridge, Massachusetts; London, England, 2004, viii+408, $40.00, ISBN 0-262-11285-X.
Minds Mach., 2007

ETHICS, Morality and Critique: An Essay on Enid Mumford¡¯s Socio-Technical Approach.
J. Assoc. Inf. Syst., 2007

Privacy as a shared feature of the e-phenomenon: a comparison of privacy policies in e-government, e-commerce and e-teaching.
Int. J. Inf. Technol. Manag., 2007

Ontology, Life-World, and Responsibility in IS.
Proceedings of the Ontologies: A Handbook of Principles, 2007

Positivism or Non-Positivism - Tertium Non Datur.
Proceedings of the Ontologies: A Handbook of Principles, 2007

Is Forensic Computing a Profession? Revisiting an Old Debate in a New Field.
J. Digit. Forensics Secur. Law, 2006

Enid Mumford: a tribute.
Inf. Syst. J., 2006

On the Difference or Equality of Information, Misinformation, and Disinformation: A Critical Research Perspective.
Informing Sci. Int. J. an Emerg. Transdiscipl., 2006

Responsible Management of Digital Divides: An Oxymoronic Endeavor?
Proceedings of the Social Inclusion: Societal and Organizational Implications for Information Systems, 2006

Criticality, epistemology and behaviour vs. Design - information systems research across different sets of paradigms.
Proceedings of the Fourteenth European Conference on Information Systems, 2006

E-voting: an example of collaborative e-teaching and e-learning.
Interact. Technol. Smart Educ., 2005

The obituary as bricolage: the Mann Gulch disaster and the problem of heroic rationality.
Eur. J. Inf. Syst., 2005

Does Ontology Influence Technological Projects? The Case of Irish Electronic Voting.
Proceedings of the Professional Knowledge Management, Third Biennial Conference, 2005

The Influence of Realist Ontology on Technological Projects: The Case of Irish Electronic Voting.
Proceedings of the WM 2005: Professional Knowledge Management - Experiences and Visions, Contributions to the 3rd Conference Professional Knowledge Management, 2005

Accountability and Reflective Responsibility in Information Systems.
Proceedings of the Information Society: Emerging Landscapes, 2005

A Critical View of the Ethical Nature of Interpretive Research: Paul Ricoeur and the Other.
Proceedings of the 13th European Conference on Information Systems, 2005

Information, Ethics, and Computers: The Problem of Autonomous Moral Agents.
Minds Mach., 2004

Responsibility for Information Assurance and Privacy: A Problem of Individual Ethics?
J. Organ. End User Comput., 2004

E-Teaching: The Economic Threat to the Ethical Legitimacy of Education?
J. Inf. Syst. Educ., 2004

Whose Discourse? A Comparison of the Foucauldian and Habermasian Concepts of Discourse in Critical IS Research.
Proceedings of the 10th Americas Conference on Information Systems, 2004

How We Invent What We Measure: A Constructionist Critique of the Empiricist Bias in IS Research.
Proceedings of the 9th Americas Conference on Information Systems, 2003

Cultural Universality Versus Particularity in CMC.
Proceedings of the 9th Americas Conference on Information Systems, 2003

When Does a Computer Speak the Truth? The Problem of IT and Validity Claims.
Proceedings of the Global and Organizational Discourse about Information Technology, 2002

Information Technology, Responsibility, and Anthropology.
Proceedings of the 35th Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences (HICSS-35 2002), 2002