Faculty

Meet our expert MSA faculty:

Jun Liu
Jun Liu
Jun Liu

Position: Coordinator for MSA / Associate Professor of Information Systems

Department: College of Business and Information Systems

Education:
Ph.D., University of Arizona
M.S., University of Arizona
B.A., Nanjing University

Cherie Noteboom
Cherie Noteboom
Cherie Noteboom

Position: Associate Professor of Management Info Systems / Coordinator for D.Sc. Information Systems / Co-Coordinator Center of Excellence

Department: College of Business and Information Systems

Education:
Ph.D., University of Nebraska-Omaha
E.D., University of South Dakota
M.B.A., University of South Dakota
B.S., South Dakota State University

Ronghua Shan
Ronghua Shan
Ronghua Shan

Position: Associate Professor of Computer Science & Information Systems / Coordinator for MSIS

Department: College of Business and Information Systems

Education:
Ph.D., University of Nebraska-Lincoln
M.A., University of Nebraska-Lincoln
B.E., Zhejiang University of Technology

Dr. Shan teaches Data Management courses at both undergraduate and graduate levels. His research interests include database security, metadata management and constraint modelling and processing.

Renae Spohn
Renae Spohn
Renae Spohn

Position: Director of HIM Programs

Department: HIM

Education:
M.B.A. Healthcare Administration, City University
Graduate Certificate in Technology Management
B.S., Dakota State University
A.S., Dakota State University 
A.S., Colorado Technical University

Renae Spohn is the Director of the Health Information Management programs at Dakota State University. She is also the Coordinator of the Master of Science in Health Informatics and Information Management program.

She is a registered health information administrator (RHIA), a certified professional in healthcare informatics (CPHI) and healthcare quality (CPHQ), and a fellow in the American Health Information Management Association and in the National Association for Healthcare Quality.

Jack Walters
Jack Walters
Jack Walters

Position: Professor of Management / Coordinator for MBA

Department: College of Business and Information Systems

Education:
Ph.D., University of Texas, Austin
M.S., University of South Florida
B.S., University of Pennsylvania

Dr. Jack Walters teaches general, strategic, operations, human resource, and international management, entrepreneurship, and organizational behavior at the graduate and undergraduate level. He published a book on Positive Management in 2010 and is currently writing a book about International Trade Policy and its impact on human resource management strategy. Dr. Walters is Coordinator of the University’s MBA program, Chair of DSU's Institutional Review Board, and is a member of the University's Research and AQIP committees.

David Zeng
David Zeng
David Zeng

Position: Assistant Professor / Research of Information Systems

Department: College of Business and Information Systems