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Department of Computer Information and Decision Management - Sean Humpherys Bio
Dr. Sean Humphreys

Sean Humpherys, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Computer Information Systems and Pickens Professor of Business

Office: Classroom Center, Room 208G
Email: shumpherys@wtamu.edu
Phone: 806-651-2396

Professional Profile

Dr. Humpherys joined the Paul and Virginia Engler College of Business in 2011. He received B.S. and M.I.S. degrees from Brigham Young University and a Ph.D. in Information Systems Management from the University of Arizona.

Teaching and Related Service

Dr. Humpherys teaches in the areas of programming, operations methods, and applied management information systems.

Research and Creative Activity

The research of Dr. Humpherys has appeared in multiple journals including MIS Quarterly, IEEE Transactions on Professional Communications, Communications of the Association for Information Systems Journal, and Decision Support Systems Journal.  His current research areas focus on developing theories of Information Systems to aid in Homeland Security efforts, identifying deception/hostile intent, and identifying financial fraud.

Personal Sketch

Sean enjoys racing sailboats and has a black belt in Taekwondo.