Alice S. Etim
Dr. Alice S. Etim is both an expert in researching and teaching of Information & Communication Technology (ICT). Her research spans ICT adoption, diffusion, use and impact in business organizations, project teams and the Bottom of the Pyramid (BOP) populations. She has published several peer-reviewed journal articles and book chapters on ICT adoption and diffusion in various world regions, mobile commerce (mCommerce), mobile health (mHealth), microfinance and applications of mobile technologies for service delivery and sustainable development. Dr. Etim has participated and presented at many academic and business conferences in the U.S.A and Africa. She is the Interim Chair and Associate Professor of Management Information Systems in the Department of Accounting & Management Information Systems at Winston-Salem State University (WSSU). Dr. Etim teaches several courses including Internet Technology (MIS 2312), Systems Analysis & Design (MIS 3340), Web Systems Development (MIS 4340), a Liberal Learning Seminar course on Mobile Phones & Technologies (Upward Mobile) and Project Management at both undergraduate and graduate levels (MIS 3320 & MIS 6356). Dr. Etim earned a
- PhD, Information Science, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NC.
- MS, Business Information Systems, Mississippi State University, Mississippi State, MS.
- MBA, Delta State University, Cleveland, MS.
- BS, Management Studies, University of Jos, Nigeria
Etim, Alice S. (2013). Managing content for information centers and large repositories using the DITA framework. Journal of Technology Research, 4.
Etim, Alice S. (2013). Mobile technology adoption for microfinance delivery in Sub-Saharan Africa. Research in Business and Economics Journal (RBEJ), 7.
Etim, Alice S. (2012). The emerging market of Sub-Saharan Africa and technology adoption: Features users desire in mobile phones. International Journal of ICT Research and Development in Africa. 3(1), 14-16.
Etim, Alice S. (2011). Bottom-up business development: Empowering
Etim, Alice S. (2011). Microfinance delivery in Sub-Saharan Africa using mobile technologies: Example from Nigeria. Sixth Annual Microfinance Conference Report,
Etim, Alice S. (2011). The adoption and diffusion of information and communication technology in the Base of the Pyramid populations of Sub-Saharan Africa: A study of Nigerian students, published
Etim, Alice S. (2009). The role of information and communication technology in impacting change in Africa: A case study of the Nigerian Internet café, in James,
Etim, Alice S. (2005). Integrating technology and the Internet in middle school classrooms. In Etim, James, ed. Curriculum Integration K-12: Theory and Practice.
Etim, Alice S. (2004). Debugging IBM WebSphere Application Server Version 5, IBM WebSphere Developer Works, May.