Faculty: Master of Science in Information Technology

Faculty: Master of Science in Information Technology
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MEET YOUR PROGRAM DIRECTOR: DR. JESS KROPCZYNSKI

Dr. Jess Kropczynski is an Associate Professor of Information Technology and the MS IT Academic Director. She’s passionate about harnessing technology’s power to empower communities. With expertise in social network analysis and human-centered IT, she has guided students through diverse topics, from research methods to the intricate workings of online networks, since she started with the University of Cincinnati in 2017.

Her research tackles real-world challenges, focusing on how technology can support collective action in communities. From city planning to emergency management, Dr. Kropczynski delves into the networks that bind us, designing tools and strategies for informed decision-making and collaboration.

Beyond academia, Dr. Kropczynski bridges the gap between technology and policy. Her work with local and state governments assesses target audiences’ communication and information needs to promote informed decision-making.

She earned her Ph.D. in Sociology from the University of Kentucky. In 2014, she completed her Postdoctoral Fellowship in Human-Centered Design at Pennsylvania State University. Additionally, she obtained a Master of Public Policy and Administration (MPA) from the Martin School of Public Policy and Administration in Lexington, KY.

To learn more about Dr. Kropczynski and her thoughts on the IT field, read UC Online’s blog post: A Look at Working in Information Technology with Faculty Member Jess Kropczynski

William Agangiba

William Agangiba

William Agangiba
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Jacques Bou Abdo

Jacques Bou Abdo

Jacques Bou Abdo
Jacques Bou Abdo
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Nelly Elsayed

Nelly Elsayed

Assistant Professor
Nelly Elsayed
Nelly Elsayed
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Zag ElSayed

Zag ElSayed

Assistant Professor
Zag ElSayed
Zag ElSayed
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Mohamed Elwakil

Mohamed Elwakil

Mohamed Elwakil
Mohamed Elwakil
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Shane Halse

Shane Halse

Assistant Professor
Shane Halse
Shane Halse
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Joe Johnson

Joe Johnson

Joe Johnson
Joe Johnson
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Jessica Kropczynski

Jessica Kropczynski

Jessica Kropczynski
Jessica Kropczynski
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Ki Jung Lee

Ki Jung Lee

Assistant Professor
Ki Jung Lee
Ki Jung Lee
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Chengcheng Li

Chengcheng Li

Chengcheng Li
Chengcheng Li
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Rohit Mandalapu

Rohit Mandalapu

Rohit Mandalapu
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Murat Ozer

Murat Ozer

Murat Ozer
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Annu Prabhakar

Annu Prabhakar

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Hazem Said

Hazem Said

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