Leidner Receives AIS Fellow AwardJan. 2, 2012
Dorothy Leidner, director of the Information Systems PhD Program, director of the Center for Information Systems Research and professor of Information Systems, earned the prestigious honor of being named an AIS (Association for Information Systems) Fellow at the International Conference on Information Systems (ICIS) held in Shanghai, China, December 2011.
The AIS Fellow award recognizes individuals who have made outstanding contributions to the Information Systems discipline in terms of research, teaching, and service on regional, national and global levels. Along with exhibiting high levels of professional and personal integrity, AIS Fellows should be a role model and an inspiration to colleagues and students within the discipline as well as earn respect from interested individuals outside the discipline.
The award of AIS Fellow was established in 1999 by the Council of the AIS and the Executive Committee of the ICIS. AIS is the premier global organization for academics specializing in information systems. Founded in 1994, AIS is an international professional society of 4,000 members from 90 countries and a key player in the advancement of the IS academic community.