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Associate Professor, Computer Information Systems and Business Analytics
Contact Info

Teaching & Research Interests
  • Agile and Systems Thinking
  • Requirements Gathering
  • Semiotics and Psychology
  • Computer Programming and Problem Solving
  • 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
Select Publications

Reif, H. L., & May, J. L. (2018). Enhancing project management course outcomes using an experiential learning approach. International Journal of Innovation and Learning, 23(2), 227-243.

May, J., York, J., & Lending, D. (2016). Play Ball: Bringing Scrum into the Classroom. Journal of Information Systems Education27(2).

Mathieu, R., May, J. and Reif, H.  (2016) Investigating Open Source Software Creators through the Lens of an Entrepreneur. International Journal of Innovation and Learning, 21(1).

May, J., & Lending, D. (2015). A conceptual model for communicating an integrated information systems curriculum. Journal of Computer Information Systems55(4), 20-27.

May, J., Dhillon, G. and Caldiera, M. (2013). Defining Value-Based Objectives for ERP Systems Planning. Decision Support Systems and Electronic Commerce, (1), 98-109


Awards and Recognitions
  • 1stPlace – COB Teaching and Learning Scholarship Award
  • Deans Impact Award – 2016, 2018
  • Assessment Improvement Grant – 2016
  • Summer Research Grant, James Madison University, 2016, 2013, 2010
  • Certified Scrum Product Owner (CSPO), 2014
  • Certified Scrum Master (CSM), 2013
  • Claudio Ciborra Best Paper Award, 2010

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