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

Moderator:
George Nezlek
Independent Consultant


Panelists:

Sasa Dekleva
DePaul University

Gezinus Hidding
Loyola University Chicago

Brian Reithel
University of Mississippi

Leslie Wagnespack
Bentley University

Objectives
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

Outcomes
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.