About Fiona Nah

Fiona Nah

Professor
Business & Information Tech
101 Fulton Hall

573-341-6996 | nahf@mst.edu | Personal site

Biography

Dr. Fiona Fui-Hoon Nah is a Professor of Business & Information Technology. She holds a Ph.D. in Business Administration, with specialization in Management Information Systems and a minor in Cognitive and Educational Psychology, from the University of British Columbia in Vancouver, Canada. She received her M.S. and B.S. (Honors) degrees in Computer & Information Sciences from the School of Computing, National University of Singapore. Previously, she served on the faculty of two Big Ten Universities - University of Nebraska-Lincoln and Purdue University.

Dr. Nah's teaching interests include strategic management of technological innovation, electronic and mobile commerce, human-computer interaction, and empirical research methods.

Dr. Nah's research interests include human-computer interaction, business analytics, enterprise resource planning, virtual communities and collaboration, electronic and mobile commerce, cybersecurity, and neuroIS.

Dr. Nah has received several research & teaching awards at S&T, including a Faculty Excellence Award (2019), Faculty Research Award (2018), Outstanding Teaching Award (2018), and Outstanding Teaching Commendation Award from S&T Global Learning (2015). She also received a Best Reviewer Award from the Midwest United States Association for Information Systems (2018).

She is a co-founder of the Association for Information Systems (AIS) Special Interest Group on Human-Computer Interaction (SIGHCI) of which she is now serving on the Advisory Board. She received an Outstanding Service Award (2005) and a Special Service Award (2011) for her service and contributions to AIS SIGHCI.

She has been ranked #6 (based on straight rank) in the list of most prolific authors in human-computer interaction research in information systems based on journal publications from 1990-2007, according to Zhang, Galletta, Li, and Sun (2010) that is available at http://melody.syr.edu/pzhang/publications/TU_07_Zhang_etal_HCI.pdf

She has also been ranked #9 (based on normal rank) in the list of most prolific authors in human-computer interaction research in information systems based on journal publications from 2003-2008, according to a journal publication in AIS Transactions on Human-Computer Interaction by Zhang, Li, Scialdone, and Carey (2009) that is available at http://aisel.aisnet.org/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=1006&context=thci

Dr. Nah is the editor-in-chief for AIS Transactions on Human-Computer Interaction (THCI) and a former senior editor for Journal of the Association for Information Systems (JAIS). She is an associate editor for International Journal of Human-Computer Studies (IJHCS), Information and Management (I&M), Journal of Global Information Management (JGIM), and Journal of Electronic Commerce Research (JECR). In addition, she serves on the editorial review board for several other journals including International Journal of Human-Computer Interaction (IJHCI) and Journal of Database Management (JDM).

Her conference organizing activities include:
- Program (co-)chair, International Conference on HCI in Business, Government and Organizations 2014-2020
- Co-chair for Virtual Communities & Collaboration track, Americas Conference on Information Systems 2012-2020
- Co-chair for Human-Computer Interaction track, Pacific-Asia Conference on Information Systems 2014-2015 & 2018
- Program co-chair, Midwest United States Association for Information Systems Conference, 2017
- Co-chair for Human-Computer Interaction track, International Conference on Information Systems 2012 & 2016
- Workshops and Tutorials co-chair, Americas Conference on Information Systems 2013
- Co-chair for Human-Computer Interaction track, European Conference on Information Systems 2013

Research

Research interests

Applications of virtual worlds in business, human-computer interaction, application of technology in education, information security, and electronic, mobile and ubiquitous commerce.

Course information