Dr. Hasgall Alon

Hasgall Alon
502/4, Room 13
Office hours: 
Wednesday, By Appointment


Ph.D-  Department of Information Sciences, Bar Ilan University.Doctoral Thesis: Knowledge Working and Complex Adaptive Systems in Israel, 2004.


M.A- Social Psychology, Department of Sociology and Anthropology, Bar Ilan University, 1992. 


B.A- Psychological, Sociological and Anthropological Studies, Department of Human Behavior, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, 1988.      


Senior lecturer at:

  1. Bar-Ilan University, Information Studies.

      2. “Sarnat” Business Administration school, The center of Academic Studies.


  • President - The Israeli Ineternet Association

  • Business consultant . Specialized consulting to implement social digital technologies, knowledge management and management of knowledge workers.

  • Army reserved lieutenant Colonel - Home Front Command/Civil Intelligence.


  • Member of committee:

          - Ministry of Education, Government of Israel - Program Committee Member of "scientific information". - Evaluation Committee


            Member - Association "Young Entrepreneurs".


         - The digital divide - Consultation Committee by the Minister of Finance, Government of Israel.


        - Member in the reviewing panel of the journal VINE – The journal of information and knowledge management systems, leads by


          Prof WB Lee and Dr Frada Burstein.





Major research:


Keywords:   Knowledge Management, Knowledge workers, Complex adaptive systems, Digital Social technology/Applications. Organizational Assimilation and Adaptation.
  • Complex adaptive systems, organization of knowledge management, knowledge workers.
  • The impact of digital technology on human behavior and organizational behavior
  • The effective use of digital applications in organizations
  • Integration of digital technology in organizations.


International Journal of Knowledge and Systems Science (IJKSS) - submitted]

Hasgall, A., Shoham,S. 2014. Digital Application and Self Autonomy.

Journal of Knowledge Management.  -לפני פרסום, נשלח ל:[A] 

Hasgall.,E.A. 2013. Self-Branding In the Digital Social Network As Complex AdaptiveSystem. The Journal of Knowledge Management. 43:1 [A]

Hasgall., E.A. 2012. The Effectiveness of Social Networks in Complex Adaptive Working Environments. Journal of Systems and Information Technology. 14:3


Hasgall., A and Shoham S . 2008. " Knowledge Processes – From Managing People to Managing Processes" Journal of Knowledge Management. 12 (3). [A]

Hasgall., A and Shoham S . 2007. "Digital Social Network Technology and the Complex Organizational Systems". VINE: The Journal of Information & Knowledge Management Systems 37(2): 180-191.

Shoham, S and Hasgall, A. 2005. Knowledge Workers as Fractals in a Complex Adaptive Organizations. Knowledge and Process Management. 12 (3):225 – 236. Retrieved in 2009 from:


-          Passig.,D and  Hasgall A. 2004. "Decentralization and integration: Two contrasting vectors, which promise efficient knowledge management in complex organizations". General Systems Bulletin.      33:15-Retrieved in 2004 from: http://www.isss.org/admin/bulletin2004.pdf 

-          Hasgall. A 1998. The merger of firms – "Joining of practical knowledge with specialized ability". The Journal of Certified Public Accountants in Israel. 47:770-775.

-          Hasgall., A. 1996. "Virtual organization as a thinking setting that creates a   professional". Israeli Association for Organization Development. 2(24).

-          Bamberger.,P and Hasgall A. 1995. Instructor role conflict in educational organizations having the characteristics of total institutions. Journal of Educational Administration. 33(3):68-85  [B+]



Course no. 35-713: Organizational Behavior