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September 14, 2011


  • Mary Daly, Ph.D., vising assistant professor of information systems and operations management. Daly is a Ph.D. candidate and currently writing a thesis on executive decision-making and decision support systems maturity available for executives in organizations. She has extensive experience in all aspects of IT, from data center operations to ERP implementation.
  • Paul M. DiGangi, Ph.D, assistant professor of information systems and operations management. DiGangi received his Ph.D. in Business Administration from Florida State University, Tallahassee, Fla. His research focus is on the intersection of social and digital networks and organizations and he is currently examining engagement behaviors in user-generated content websites such as Facebook, eZ Share, and Dell IdeaStorm.
  • Theresa Jefferson, D.Sc., visiting assistant professor of information systems and operations management. Jefferson received her D.Sc. in Engineering Management at George Washington University, Washington, D.C. Her research focuses include: risk analysis; collaborative decision making; and information and communication technologies with a focus in crisis and disaster management. Jefferson recently completed a research project as principal investigator of a FEMA-funded study to determine the social impacts following a catastrophic earthquake in the New Madrid Seismic Zone.
  • Dennis Charles McCornac, Ph.D., visiting affiliate assistant professor of economics. McCornac received his Ph.D. in philosophy and economics from the City University of New York Graduate Center. His research fields include international trade and finance and applied microeconomics.

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