BIT News 

September 2017

Spotlights

  • AMIS earns 2nd place in FCBE Open House.
  • BIT holds student mentoring “swap" event.
  • BIT introduces new faculty member, Martin Kang.

August 2017

Recognitions

  • Judy Simon named to NCC-CSP Board.

Spotlights

  • New Faculty Member, Ali Adeli, starts this fall.

May 2017

Spotlights

  • AMIS Hosts Computer-building Workshop.

Recognitions

  • BIT Department's Jasmine Jackson earns the Dave J. Miller Excellence Award.

April 2017

Recognitions

  • Denisha Malone Given Multicultural Affairs Award.

Spotlights

  • Maxine Smith STEAM Academy Career Fair.

March 2017

Recognitions

  • Lakshman and Jeff Won SAIS Award.
  • Sungjin Yoo and He Li Placed at Student Research Forum.

Spotlights

  • Gene Fernandez Notified of SIU Hall of Fame Induction.

February 2017

Publications

  • Bill Kettinger publishes in JMIS on IT integration failures in mergers & acquisitions.

December 2016

Publications

  • Bill Kettinger and Son Bui examine how small suppliers' IT sourcing strategies are affected by large customers.

October 2016

Publications

  • Mark Gillenson, Ted Lee, and Son Bui publish on automated test generators.

Recognitions

  • Dr. Simon invited to the National CyberWatch Center's curriculum standards panel.
  • Dr. Poston named the AIS representative to the NCWIT leadership team.

September 2016

Publications

  • Brian Janz publishes on how to discover more value in IT.

August 2016

Spotlights

  • The Department of Business Information and Technology Welcomes Dr. Srikar Velichety as a Tenure-Track Faculty Member.
  • BIT Master's Program Gets An Upgrade.
  • BIT Announces the New Charles & Edna Neumann Scholars and Travelers Programs.

Recognitions

  • Dr. Bill Kettinger earns prolific publisher status.
  • The Fogelman College leads Tennessee schools in MIS publications.

June 2016

Recognitions

  • BIT Student Earned Honorable Mention at the Teradata Challenge.

April 2016

Spotlights

  • Students ‘Knock-the-socks-off’ Hilton Executives with MIS 4800 Capstone Projects.
  • Illuminate me about BIT/MIS, but make it quick.
  • First Annual TechUP Competition.

March 2016

Publications

  • Brian Janz publishes on unlocking knowledge in requirement analysis.
  • Bill Kettinger publishes on managing IT integration risk in acquisitions.

Spotlights

  • Undergraduate students using IBM's innovative analytics platform, Watson Analytic.

February 2016

Publications

  • Jasbir Dhaliwal publishes on best way to align IT in supply chains.

January 2016

Publications

  • Tom Stafford publishes in CAIS on the undervalued role of reviewers in the publication process.

December 2015

Publications

  • Bill Kettinger publishes on personal information management in EJIS.

October 2015

Recognitions

  • University of Memphis recognized in the Top 25 Doctoral Programs in Business 2015 for offering a balanced program that allows students to pick their own specialty from six options including Management Information Systems.

August 2015

Spotlights

  • The Department of Business Information and Technology welcomes Dr. Naveen Kumar as a Tenure-Track Faculty Member.

Publications

  • Jong Lee publishes on creatively translating design theory to practice.

July 2015

Publications

  • PhD. Graduate Tao Hu and Drs. Kettinger and Poston measure social value in social media.

June 2015

Recognitions

  • Judy Simon accepted the certificate of the U. S. Department of Homeland Security's selection to renew the U of M's designation as the National Center of Academic Excellence in Cyber Defense Research.

MAY 2015

Publications

  • Drs. Poston and Dhaliwal publish on IT human capital in CAIS

Recognitions

  • Judy Simon Receives George Johnson Fellow Award in the "Service" category
  • Judy Simon Receives MIS Outstanding Teaching Award

April 2015

Spotlights

  • New Name Announced: Department of Business Information and Technology (BIT)!

March 2015

Recognitions

  • Brian Janz Receives 2014 Schulze Award

Publications

  • Jong Lee publishes in Journal of Behavioral Decision Making
  • Lakshman Mahadevan (PhD Grad) and Bill Kettinger publish on Agile Development

Spotlights

  • Judy Simon named ISACA Academic Advocate
  • BIT hosts passion packed Lightning Talks

February 2015

Publications

  • Bill Kettinger publishes on knowledge sharing

January 2015

Spotlights

  • Bill Kettinger received Best Paper Award

November 2014

Publications

  • Robin Poston and Bill Kettinger write on how to mindfully experiment with IT

Spotlights

  • Judy Simon co-hosts "Cyber Security Summit"
  • Brian Janz receives 2014 Best Paper Award

October 2014

Publications

  • Robin Poston, Jignya Patel, and Jasbir Dhaliwal publish on monitoring testing

Spotlights

  • 8th International Research Workshop on Advances and Innovations in Software Testing

September 2014

Spotlights

  • Thomas Stafford appointed editor for DSJ
  • TCB hosting interactive sessions with employers of Sedgwick, Methodist, and First Tennessee Bank (sign up by October 10!)
  • AMIS hosting two part event on how to master the interview process

August 2014

Publications

  • Jong Seok Lee publishes on bad news reporting in IT project management contexts in ACM SIGMIS Database

June 2014

Publications

  • Brian Janz publishes on start-up teams
  • Dhaliwal publishes on Software Testing Governance in JOEUC

Spotlights

  • Bill Kettinger, invited editor at ECIS 2014

May 2014

Spotlights

  • Department of MIS hosts Dr. Freddy Coronado from the University of Chile
  • Deepti Agrawal and Jeff Kaleta receive MIS PhD Student Outstanding Teaching Award
  • Great news for IS graduates!

Recognitions

  • Chen Zhang awarded George Johnson Professorship