Faculty and Staff

Anna McNab, Ph.D.

Anna McNab, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Management


Dr. McNab joined the faculty in August 2009 after receiving her Ph.D. from Washington State University. Her dissertation research examined the use of color-coding and location ordering in customer support and emergency response systems designed to support faster information selection. She also holds an M.B.A. and undergraduate degree in business administration, double-majoring in management information systems and operations management, both from Washington State University.

Her research interests include human-computer interactions in information retrieval context, user acceptance of information systems, motivations for joining online communities and examination of methods used in IS research. Dr. McNab's research has appeared in MIS Quarterly, The DATA BASE for Advances in Information Systems, AIS Transactions on Human-Computer Interactions, Journal of Organizational Computing and E-Commerce, Electronic Markets, Journal of Health Communication and Mass Communication and Society as well as various proceedings of national and international conferences. Dr. McNab has also written articles for various blogs.