Journal of Information Systems Education (JISE)

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Volume 34, Issue 1, Winter 2023, is now published (see Current Issue section below). Enjoy!
JISE is pleased to announce that the Best Paper award for 2021 goes to "Incorporating Big Data Tools for Social Media Analytics in a Business Analytics Course" by Amir H. Zadeh, Hamed M. Zolbanin, and Ramesh Sharda. The winner of the Best Paper Finalist award is "When Students Are Players: Toward a Theory of Student-Centric Edu-Gamification Systems" by Connie S. Barber, and the winner of the Best Paper Honorable Mention award is "Teaching Tip: A Teaching Module of No-Code Business App Development" by Shouhong Wang and Hai Wang. Details about the award process and selection criteria can be found on the Best Papers page.

Current Issue

Volume 34, Issue 1, Winter 2023

1-15 Teaching Tip: An Example-Based Instructional Method to Develop Students’ Problem-Solving Efficacy in an Introductory Programming Course
Pratibha Menon, Pennsylvania Western University

16-31 Teaching Tip: A Teaching Module Illustrating ERP Item Value Automation
Anil Singh, University of Texas at Rio Grande Valley
Vikram S. Bhadauria, Texas A&M University-Texarkana
George Mangalaraj, Western Illinois University

32-40 Teaching Tip: Teaching NoSQL Databases in a Database Course for Business Students
Hai Wang, Saint Mary’s University
Shouhong Wang, University of Massachusetts Dartmouth

41-48 Teaching Case: Using Python and AWS for NoSQL in a BI Course
Michel Mitri, James Madison University

49-69 Privacy Education Effectiveness: Does It Matter?
Matthew Heinrich, Rockhurst University
Natalie Gerhart, Creighton University

70-83 Aligning Cybersecurity in Higher Education with Industry Needs
Gelareh Towhidi, University of West Georgia
Jeannie Pridmore, University of West Georgia

84-93 A Data-Driven Approach to Compare the Syntactic Difficulty of Programming Languages
Erno Lokkila, University of Turku
Athanasios Christopoulos, University of Turku
Mikko-Jussi Laakso, University of Turku

94-105 Examining the Cyber Skills Gap: An Analysis of Cybersecurity Positions by Sub-Field
Christopher A. Ramezan, West Virginia University

About JISE

ISSN#: 1055-3096 (print)
ISSN#: 2574-3872 (online)

The Journal of Information Systems Education (JISE) is a peer reviewed journal published quarterly that focuses on IS education, pedagogy, and curriculum including (but not limited to) model curriculum, course projects/cases, course materials, curriculum design & implementation, outcomes assessment, distance education challenges, capstone learning projects, technology selection & impact, and industry relations.

The mission of JISE is to be the premier journal on information systems (IS) education. To support that mission, JISE emphasizes quality and relevance in the papers that it publishes. In addition, JISE recognizes the international influences on IS education and seeks international input in all aspects of the journal, including authorship, reviewing, and Editorial Board membership.

JISE operates as a Diamond Open Access journal. This means that there are no subscription fees, no submission/processing fees, and no publication fees. All papers published in JISE have undergone rigorous peer review. This includes an initial editor screening and double-blind refereeing by three or more expert reviewers. JISE follows industry standard ethical guidelines for all aspects of operations (submissions, reviews, editing, publishing, etc.). Additional details are available regarding the submission process and the types of articles.

EDSIGCON

The EDSIG Conference on Information Systems and Computing Education (EDSIGCON) is a peer-reviewed conference for academic professionals and institutions of higher learning focused on Information Systems education including (but not limited to) model curriculum, assessment, distance education challenges, capstone and service-learning projects, and information systems research geared toward educators. EDSIGCON 2021 in Washington DC was a great success! EDSIGCON 2022 will be held in Clearwater Beach, Florida on Wednesday, November 2 - Saturday, November 5, 2022. Check out https://iscap-edsig.org/edsigcon/ for full details regarding the call for participation, key dates, and more.

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Copyright © Information Systems and Computing Academic Professionals (ISCAP). Permission to make digital or hard copies of all or part of this journal for personal or classroom use is granted without fee provided that the copies are not made or distributed for profit or commercial use. All copies must bear this notice and full citation. Permission from the Editor is required to post to servers, redistribute to lists, or utilize in a for-profit or commercial use. Permission requests should be sent to the Editor at editor@jise.org.

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