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Jacob Young

Jacob Young

Director, Center for Cybersecurity, Assistant Professor of Management Information Systems

    Business and Engineering Convergence Center 3146
    (309) 677-3718


D.B.A., Computer Information Systems, Louisiana Tech University
M.B.A., Henderson State University
B.S., Aviation, Henderson State University

Professional Experience

Academic Experience

  • Assistant Professor, Bradley University, 2015 - Present
  • Graduate Assistant, Louisiana Tech University, 2012 - 2015
  • Graduate Assistant, Henderson State University, 2008 – 2009

Professional Memberships

  • Decision Sciences Institute
  • Association for Information Systems
  • Society of Corporate Compliance and Ethics
  • Association of Certified Fraud Examiners
  • Federation of Business Disciplines

Other Developmental Activities

  • Conference Attendance, SCCE Southwest Regional Compliance and Ethics Conference, 2014
  • Doctoral Fellow, Decision Sciences Institute Doctoral Consortium, 2014
  • Doctoral Fellow, Americas Conference on Information Systems Doctoral Consortium, 2014
  • Conference Attendance, 44th Annual Meeting of the Southwest Decision Sciences Institute, 2014
  • Conference Attendance, 43rd Annual Meeting of the Southwest Decision Sciences Institute, 2013


Currently Teaching

  • MIS 173 – Information Systems and Business Applications
  • MIS 373 – Business Data Communications
  • MIS 379 – Information Systems Security


Selected Peer-Reviewed Journal Articles in the Last Five Years

  • Burns, A. J.; Young, Jacob; Roberts, Tom L.; Courtney, James F.; and Ellis, T. Selwyn (2015) "Exploring the Role of Contextual Integrity in Electronic Medical Record (EMR) System Workaround Decisions: An Information Security and Privacy Perspective," AIS Transactions on Human-Computer Interaction (7) 3, pp. 142-165.