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Northwest Missouri State University


Dr. Joni Adkins

Dr. Joni Adkins

Email

Office

2230 Colden Hall

Phone

660.562.1803
660.562.1963 (fax)

Joined Northwest in 1998

Associate Professor

Program Coordinator, MS-Information Systems


Education

  • Ph.D. Business Administration; Anderson University
  • M.B.A. Management Information System emphasis; Northwest Missouri State University
  • B.S. Business Education and Office Information Systems; Northwest Missouri State University

Courses Taught

  • Computer Programming I
  • Management Information Systems
  • Systems Analysis and Design
  • Information Technology Management
  • Object-Oriented Programming with Java
  • Professionalism in the IS Environment

Academic Interests

  • Information Systems Education
  • Data visualization
  • Use of spreadsheets in organizational decision making
  • Bring Your Own Device practices

Scholarly Activity

Selected Publications

  • Toomey, D., Adkins, J., Chappell, S., and Graves, C. (2017). Knacktive: An interdisciplinary classroom experience that prepares students for a career in advertising by simulating real-world agency work. Journal of Higher Education Theory and Practice 17(6), 98-104
  • Adkins, J. K. & Linville, D. R. (2017). Testing frequency in an introductory computer programming course. Information Systems Education Journal, 15(3), 22-28.
  • Adkins, J. (2016). Progression of a Data Visualization Assignment, Information Systems Education Journal, 14(6), 20-26.
  • Adkins, J. K. (2014). Relevance of Student Resources in a Flipped MIS Classroom. Information Systems Education Journal, 12(2), 4-9.
  • Adkins, J. (August 2013). Virtual teams and synchronous presentations: An online class experience. Information Systems Education Journal, 11(4), 61-65.

Selected Presentations

  • Adkins, J. (2017, November7). Active Learning and Formative Assessment in a User-Centered Design Course. EDSIG Conference (Conference on Information Systems and Computing Education), Austin, Texas.
  • Adkins, J. K. & Linville, D. R. (2016, November 7). Testing frequency in an introductory computer programming course. EDSIG Conference (Conference on Information Systems and Computing Education), Las Vegas, Nevada.
  • Toomey, D. A., Adkins J., & Graves, C., (2016, 15 September). Knacktive: An interdisciplinary classroom experience that prepares students for a career in advertising by simulating real-world agency work. Providence, Rhode Island.
  • Kenkel, C. and Adkins, J. (2013, October 3). Two approaches to oral presentations in online classes. The 5th Annual QM (Quality Matters) Conference on Quality Assurance in Online Learning, October 1-4, 2013, Nashville, Tennessee.

Student Group Advisement

  • Delta Mu Delta (business administration honor society)

Other Professional Experience

  • Delta Mu Delta National Board President
  • Reviewer, Journal of Information Systems Education
  • KCP&L Contest Chair