Information Systems Education Conference
ISECON Proceedings

2012 ISECON Proceedings
New Orleans LA

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Conference Highlights/Program

Panel Presentation

Who, What, Where ? In Search of the Home for IS

George Nezlek
Independent Consultant


Sasa Dekleva
DePaul University

Gezinus Hidding
Loyola University Chicago

Brian Reithel
University of Mississippi

Leslie Wagnespack
Bentley University

There has always been a great deal of confusion about academic IS programs. Are they part of CS? Are they part of a Business curriculum? Should IS be an independent academic unit or part of a larger department? Is IS a professional or academic discipline? Our panelsits will offer insights into each of these perspectives in an effort to try an understand why IS programs do not enjoy a consistent place in academic hierarchies

George S Nezlek, PhD

Targeted Attendees
IS (MIS) educators, Practitioners

Recommended Citation: Nezlek, G., Dekleva, S., Hidding, G., Reithel, B., Wagnespack. L., (2012). The Proceedings of the Information Systems Education Conference, v.29 n.2029, New Orleans, LA.