“Best Paper Award”, International Association of Computer Information Systems Conference, 2015
"Best Paper Award," International Conference on Learning and Administration in Higher Education, 2014
Leadership Award, Foster College of Business, 2008
"National Council of Advisors Research Award”, Foster College of Business, 2006
"Honor", Bradley University Chapter of the Order of Omega, 2005
"Best Application Paper", Decision Sciences Institute Conference, 2004
"Best Paper Award", International Association of Computer Information Systems Conference, 2003
"Ben Bauman Award for Excellence", International Association of Computer Information Systems, 2001
International Association for Computer Information Systems
Association of Information Systems
MIS 173 – Introduction to Business Analytics
MIS 272 – Business Analytics Software and Applications I
MIS 276 – Ecommerce Models and Applications
Selected Peer-Reviewed Journal Articles in the Last Five Years
Stephens, P. & McGowan, M. (Forthcoming). File Management: Student Knowledge of File Type Extensions, Issues in Information Systems.
Stephens, P. R., Young, J. A. (2020). Real-Time Visual Analytics: An Experiential Learning Activity for Undergraduates. Information Systems Education Journal, 18(6), 4-12.
Young, J., David, B., Schuetzler, R., Smith, T. J., Stephens, P. R., Syler, R., Zheng, H. (2020). When Programs Collide – A Panel Report on the Competing Interests of Analytics and Security. Communications of the Association for Information Systems, 46(5), 584-602.
Stephens, P. & McGowan, M. (2018). Issues in the Development of an Undergraduate Business Analytics Major. Issues in Information Systems, 19(2), 72-80.
Stephens, P. R., McGowan, M. K., Pape, V. V. (2015). Blended Learning in the Introductory Computer Skills Course. Issues in Information Systems, 16(2).
McGowan, M. K., Stephens, P. R. (2015). College Student Textbook Acquisition - An Exploratory Study. Journal of Learning in Higher Education, 11(1), 85-90.
Stephens, P. R., McGowan, M. K. (2015). Service Convenience: On-Line versus Brick and Mortar Bookstores. International Journal of Information Systems in the Service Sector, 7(3), 1-14.