Faculty Profile

Dr. Max North

Dr. Max North

Professor
Founder and Director, Visualization & Simulation Research Center
Information Systems
  • PhD. Clark Atlanta University
  • MS Jackson State University
max@kennesaw.edu
678-862-2691


Research Interest
  • Human-Computer Interaction/Interface
  • Information Security and Ethics Awareness
  • Virtual Reality Technology.
Teaching Areas
  • Information Systems and Computer Science Fields
Publications
  • A Comparative Study of Sense of Presence of Virtual Reality and Immersive Environments, The Australian Journal of Information Systems, Max North and Sarah North, 2016, vol 20, 1-15.
  • DRIP–Data Rich, Information Poor: A Concise Synopsis of Data Mining, Universal Journal of Management, Horizon Research Publishing, USA. Muhammad Obeidat, Max North, Lloyd Burgess, Richard Parker, Sarah North, 2015, 3(1), ISSN: 2331-950X (Print), ISSN: 2331-9577 (Online).
  • Distance Learning Immersive Environments: Sense of Presence Exploration, Journal of Visual Languages and Computing, Elsevier publishing, Max north, 2014, 25(6), 1040-1041.
  • Hardware Components in Cyber Security Education, Information Security Education Journal (ISEJ), Dan Lo, Max North, Sarah North, 2014, 1(1), 30-35.
  • A Comparative Review of Information Technology Project Management in Private and Public Sector Organization. International Management Review Journal, Muhammad Obeidat and Max North, 2014, 10(1), 55-62. ISSN 1551-6849.
Presentations
  • “Distance Learning Immersive Environments: Sense of Presence Exploration”, International Conference on Distributed Multimedia Systems (DMS 2014), Pittsburgh, USA, August 2014.
  • “A Software Engineering Tool for Pedagogy:  Reporting Performance Test Results”, International Conference on Software Engineering Research and Practice, Las Vegas, Nevada, July 2012.
  • “Strengthening the Confidence in Online Courses: A Common Sense Approach,” Consortium for Computing Sciences in Colleges, May 2013.
  • “A Comparative Study of Information Security and Ethics Awareness in Diverse University Environments”, Consortium for Computing Sciences in CollegesConference, April 2010.
  • “Designing Information Security Policy for Establishing Trust within Health Care Environments” International Conference on Security and Management, Las Vegas, Nevada, July 2011.
Awards and Honors
  • Pioneer of Virtual Reality Therapy

View the Visualization & Simulation Research Center website here.