BIT business and information technology

Two faculty ranked among most productive

Posted by on August 4, 2020

Dr. Keng Siau, chair and professor, and Dr. Fiona Nah, professor, both in business and information technology, have been ranked among the world’s most productive management information system researchers, according to a 2020 study by the University of Arizona.

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BIT faculty named editors-in-chief

Posted by on January 6, 2020

Two professors of business and information technology are now serving as editors-in-chief of journals in their field.

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In the news: Explosive engineering research, Las Vegas mobster, Lie-detecting kiosk, Mars Rover team, moon ice, Mazoon College visit, next-gen batteries

Posted by on August 7, 2018

  • Mining Magazine published the article, “Missouri S&T Team Takes on Explosive Engineering Research” on July 30 about research led by Dr. Kyle Perry, assistant professor of mining and nuclear engineering. In the study, Perry’s team will pair explosives with common mining materials, with the ultimate goal of improving mine safety.
  • Dr. Larry Gragg, professor emeritus of history, was interviewed by reporter Tom Hawley on channel KSNV in Las Vegas. In the news segment, which aired Aug. 1, Gragg discussed how mobster Benjamin “Bugsy” Siegel shaped Las Vegas.
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    Information systems awards go to two faculty, three students

    Posted by on June 4, 2018

    Five participants from Missouri S&T’s business and information technology department won awards at the 13th annual Conference of the Midwest Association for Information Systems (MWAIS) held May 17-18 in St. Louis. This conference theme focused on cybersecurity.

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    41 S&T faculty members honored for outstanding teaching

    Posted by on December 5, 2017

    Forty-one faculty members have received the Outstanding Teaching Award for 2016-17. The winners were recognized at a ceremony in November. The Outstanding Teaching Award is given each year to faculty members by the Outstanding Teaching Award committee, which bases its selections on student evaluations.

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    Business and information technology award winners announced

    Posted by on May 7, 2009

    The following awards were presented at the business and information technology (BIT) department’s annual awards luncheon on May 4: — Best Friend: Arlan DeKock— Outstanding Faculty Member: Bih-Ru Lea — Outstanding Staff Member: Chris Standifer— Mentor: Latesha (Tesha) Humphrey— Best Balancing Act: Dan Border— Ambassador: Justin Kolker— Leadership: Kelly Burnett— IST Freshman: Parth Shah— Business […]

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