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Jeff May

Jeff May

Assistant Professor of Computer Information Systems and Business Analytics

Office: 231 Zane Showker Hall
Phone: 540-568-3053
Email: mayjl@jmu.edu
Mailing Address: JMU, College of Business, MSC 0202, Harrisonburg, VA 22807


Ph.D., Information Systems, Virginia Commonwealth University
M.S., Information Systems, Virginia Commonwealth University
M.S., Environmental Engineering, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
B.S., Mechanical Engineering, Wright State University

Professional Interests:
Semiotics, Systems Thinking, Psychology, Education, Computer Programming, Statistics

Personal Interests:
Fishing, Traveling, Music, Boating

Current Courses Taught:
CIS 454, COB 191, COB 204

Key Publications:

May, J., Dhillon, G. and Caldiera, M. (2012). Defining Value-Based Objectives for ERP Systems Planning. Decision Support Systems and Electronic Commerce. (Accepted).

May, J. and Dhillon, G. (2010). A Holistic Approach for Enriching Information Security Analysis and Security Policy Formation. 18th European Conference on Information Systems, Pretoria, South Africa, June 6-9. (Claudio Ciborra Best Paper Award).

May, J. and Dhilon, G. (2009). Interpreting Beyond Syntactics: A Semiotic Learning Model for Computer Programming Languages. Journal of Information Systems Education, 20(4), pp. 431-438.

May, J and Dhillon, G. (2007). Investigating the Development of a Multi-Objective Decision Model that Seeks to Generate Informed Alternatives for Maximizing IS Security within an Organization. AMCIS 2007 Proceedings, Paper 3, Keystone, CO.

Dhillon, G. and May, J. (2006).  Interpreting Security in Human-Computer Interactions: A Semiotic Analysis. In Human-Computer Interactions and Management Information Systems Foundations, Ping Zhang & Dennis Galletta (eds), M. E. Sharpe, Inc.