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M. Shane Banks

Department of Management Information Systems
363 Fogelman College Class Bldg
Memphis, TN 38152-3120

Office: 901.678.2478
Fax: 901.678.4151

Master of Business Administration, Arkansas State University, 2006
Bachelor of Science, Arkansas State University, 1991

Teaching Interests:
Introduction to Management Information Systems, Networking & Telecommunications, Strategic IT Management, Global IT Management

Research Interests:
IT Enabled Value Creation, Online Social Media, Healthcare Information Systems, IT Enabled Social Enterprises, Knowledge Management Systems

Selected Research
Banks, M. S., Onita, C., Kettinger, W. (Working Paper). "IT Enabled Co-Creation Platforms: Tapping the Power of the Prosumer." Expected journal submission in Fall 2010.

Richardson, S., Kettinger, W., Banks, M. S., Quintana, Y. "Information Technology and Agility in the Social Sector: A St. Jude Case Study ~ Finding Cures and Saving Lives." Under review (2nd round) at Journal of the Association of Information Systems.

Banks, M. S., Meservy, T., Onita, C. (2010). "Risky Behavior in Online Social Media: Protection Motivation and Social Influence." Proceedings of 16th Americas Conference on Information Systems (AMCIS 2010), Lima, Peru, August 12-15, 2010.

Zhang, X., Hu, T., Banks, M. S. (2008). "Channel Allocation Algorithms for Wireless Local Loops: Past Studies and Future Directions." Proceedings of 11th Southern Association for Information Systems Conference (SAIS 2008), Richmond,Virginia, USA, March 13-15, 2008.

Zhang, X., Hu, T., Onita, C., Banks, M. S. (2008). "From Business Intelligence to Real-time Business Intelligence: Imperatives and Guidelines." Proceedings of 9th International Business Information Management Association Conference (IBIMA 2008), Marrakech, Morocco, January 4-6, 2008.

Biographical Summary
Shane is a Ph.D. candidate in the Department of Management Information Systems at the University of Memphis. His current research focuses on the impact of information technologies in addressing global social needs such as healthcare and education. Other research interests include examining the development and implementation of new IT enabled business models in the age of the Internet. He has served as a reviewer for the International Conference on Information Systems, Americas Conference on Information Systems and the International Journal of E-Business Research.

 Shane has extensive industry experience including founding and operating a successful technology consulting business in addition to working in various IT management positions including Information Technology Director for a telecommunications company. He enjoys spending time with his wife and kids, playing golf, attending college football and basketball games, and just being outdoors

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