Introduction to Basic Structural Equation Modeling (SEM) Islamabad


T. Ramayah
Professor of Technology Management
School of Management,
University Sains Malaysia

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T. Ramayah, is currently a Professor of Technology Management, School of Management, Universiti Sains Malaysia, Visiting Professor Minjiang University (China), Daffodil International University (DIU) Bangladesh, Fakulti Ekonomi dan Pengurusan, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM), Faculty of Economics and Business, Universiti Malaysia Sarawak (UNIMAS), Fakulti Pengurusan dan Perniagaan, Universiti Teknologi Mara (UiTM) and Adjunct Professor at Sunway University, Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman (UTAR) and Universiti Tenaga Nasional (UNITEN), Malaysia. He was also a Visiting Professor King Saud University (Kingdom of Saudi Arabia) and Adjunct Professor at Multimedia University previously. He is also currently the Chief Editor of the Asian Academy of Management Journal (AAMJ) and Journal of Applied Structural Equation Modeling (JASEM). He has an h-index of 95 and citation of 36,929 in Google Scholar and i-10 index of 473, his h-index in SCOPUS is 54, with 11,099 citations while his h-index in ISI/Clarivate is 42 with 7406 citations. He is also currently the Chief Editor of the Asian Academy of Management Journal (AAMJ) and Journal of Applied Structural Equation Modeling (JASEM) indexed in SCOPUS. He has taught courses in Statistics, Operations Management, Research Methods, Forecasting and Computer Literacy at undergraduate level. He has supervised numerous PhD/MA/MBA students in the fields of Information Systems, Operations Management, Marketing Management and Organizational Behavior having graduated 87 PhD students, 18 DBA students and 9 Masters student. He is a trained Structural Equation Modeling (SEM) analysis instructor having attended trainings by Professor Joseph Hair (Kennesaw State University), Professor David Kenny (University of Connecticut), Professor Gregory Hancock (University of Maryland), Professor Everarda Cunningham (Queensland University of Technology), Professor Christian Ringle (University of Hamburg) and Professor Ned Kock (Texas A&M International University). He has conducted Structural Equation Modeling (SEM) workshops in Malaysia, Australia, China, Oman, Saudi Arabia, Indonesia, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Singapore, Thailand and India. He has also conducted workshops in UUM, UKM, UTM, UiTM, UMK, UMS, UNIMAS, USIM, UMT, UMP, UTHM, UTEM, UPNM, INTAN, Sunway University, Monash University, Curtin University, International University Malaya-Wales (IUMW), INTI International University & Colleges, Nilai University, Linton University College and Polytechnic Colleges in Malaysia.

His publications, have appeared in Information & Management, Journal of Knowledge Management, Journal of Retailing and Consumer Services, International Journal of Operations & Production Management, International Entrepreneurship and Management Journal, International Marketing Review, Tourism Management, Journal of Travel Research, Computers & Education, International Journal of Contemporary Hospitality Management, Journal of Environmental Management, Technovation, Journal of Cleaner Production, Business Strategy and the Environment, Corporate Social Responsibility and Environmental Management, Technological Forecasting and Social Change, Journal of Business Ethics, Internet Research, Computers in Human Behavior, Information Systems, Resources, Conservation and Recycling, International Journal of Information Management, Safety Science, Industrial Management and Data Systems, Evaluation Review, International Journal of Production Economics, Journal of Hospitality Marketing & Management, Personnel Review, and Telematics and Informatics among others. He also serves on the editorial boards and program committee of several international journals and conferences of repute. His full profile can be accessed from