Faculty Profile

Dr. Mary Murray

Dr. Mary Murray

Full Professor
Information Systems
  • PhD - Nova Southeastern University
  • MBA - Morehead State University
  • MS - University of Kentucky
  • BS - Skidmore College
mcmurray@kennesaw.edu
470-578- 6652
Burruss Building 484

Certifications
  • New York State Permanent Teacher Certification Math K-12
For Additional Research Please Visit: science.kennesaw.edu/~mcmurray
Research Interest
  • Emerging Technologies
  • Digital Literacy
  • Database Technologies
  • Data Analysis
  • Service Oriented Architecture
Teaching Areas
  • Emerging Technologies
  • Digital Literacy
  • Database Technologies
  • Data Analysis
  • Healthcare Information Systems
Publications
  • Unraveling the Digital Literacy Paradox: How Higher Education Fails at the Fourth Literacy
  • Student interaction with content in online and hybrid courses: Leading horses to the proverbial water
  • WikiED: Using Web 2.0 Tools to Teach Content and Critical Thinking
  • WIKIed Biology: Using Web 2.0 Tools to teach science inquiry, content, and critical thinking.
  • Student Interaction with Online Course Content: Build It and They Might Come
Presentations
  • Coles Seminar Series - Funding from External Organizations
  • Insite 2014 - Unraveling the Digital Literacy Paradox: How Higher Education Fails at the Fourth Literacy
  • 2014 AERA Annual Meeting - WikiED Biology: A model to Incorporate Web 2.0 Tools and Inquiry to Deepen Student Understanding of Biology
  • 2014 Annual Southern Association for Information Systems Conference - Analysis of a Scholarly Social Networking Site: The Case of the Dormant User
  • 2014 University System of Georgia Teaching and Learning Conference - Using Web 2.0 to Enhance Critical Thinking and Student Ability to Discriminate and Synthesize Information: The Wikied Biology Model
Awards and Honors
  • Coles Distinguished Professor Award Nominee
  • Best Paper Award - Best Paper Award for: "Student Interaction with Online Course Content: Build It and They Might Come," presented at the 2012 Informing Science + IT Education Conference in Montreal, Canada
  • Faculty Honoree Named by Outstanding MSIS Graduate Student
  • Inducted Member
  • Distinguish Service Award