Faculty Profile

Dr. Kathy Schwaig

Dr. Kathy Schwaig

Dean and Dinos Eminent Scholar Chair of Entrepreneurial Management, Full Professor
Information Systems
  • PhD - University of South Carolina
  • MBA - Baylor University
  • BBA - Baylor University
kschwaig@kennesaw.edu
470-578-6425
Burruss Building 258

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Research Interest
  • Information Privacy
  • Strategic Sourcing of the IT Resource
  • Project Management
Teaching Areas
  • Information Technology Project Management
  • Systems Integration
  • Knowledge Management
  • Strategic Information Systems
  • IT Leadership
  • Management Information Systems
Publications
  • Project Management Issues in IT Offshore Outsourcing
  • The Quality of Online Privacy Policies: A Resource-Dependency Perspective
  • Strategic Dependence on the IT Resource and Outsourcing: A Test of the Strategic Control Model
  • Strategic Dependence & the IT Resource
  • Compliance to the Fair Information Practices: How are the Fortune 500 Handling On-line Privacy Disclosures?
Presentations
  • Leadership Development for Women in Higher Education, Coles College of Business with Erin Wolf and Flora Devine, 3 day seminar, (summer, 2014).
  • Good Morning Cherokee, “The Fallacy of the Complete Leader,” (June 5, 2014)
  • Executive Women’s Leadership Panel, “Power and Ambition”, Executive Education Center – KSU, (July 27, 2013)
  • Kettering Executive Network, Roswell, GA “Character in the Workplace,” (May 31st, 2013).
  • Dean’s DBA Panel, KSU, Panel Moderator (May 18, 2013)
Awards and Honors
  • Atlanta Magazine’s Women Making A Mark Honoree, 2015
  • Oxford Center Academic Entrepreneur Leadership for Entrepreneurs Award , 2014 - Winner
  • Oscar Burnett Award for Distinguished Achievement in Business, The Morris Brown College Foundation, Inc. 2013
  • Cobb Executive Women’s Glass Ceiling Award 2013
  • Listed among “Education Who’s Who: Atlanta’s Top Leaders in Education” by the Atlanta Business Chronicle, May 2010, 2011, May 2012, May 2013, May 2014, May 2015