University of Nebraska at Omaha

Stacie Petter, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Information Systems & Quantitative Analysis

Stacie Petter, Ph.D.Dr. Stacie Petter is an Associate Professor of Information Systems and Quantitative Analysis at the University of Nebraska at Omaha.  She earned her Ph.D. from the Department of Computer Information Systems at Georgia State University.  Prior to obtaining her Ph.D., Stacie received a Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science from Berry College and a Masters of Business Administration with a concentration in Computer Information Systems from Georgia State University.

Before seeking her graduate degrees, Stacie worked as a help desk coordinator, an application developer, and a senior consultant.  It is this work experience that has inspired Stacie in both her research and teaching.  She seeks to find research that is relevant and useful to both the academic and practitioner communities.  Her current research is based on four research streams:

  • Software project management
  • Knowledge management
  • Information systems success & evaluation
  • Research methodology

She has published her research in a variety of outlets, such as MIS Quarterly, Journal of the Association for Information Systems, European Journal of Information Systems, Journal of Management Information Systems, International Journal of Medical Informatics, The DATA BASE for Advances in Information Systems, Information & Management, International Journal of Project Management, and Project Management Journal among others. 

Stacie has received over $80,000 in grants to support efforts to recruit, retain, and support women in information technology.  She was a Program Co-Chair for the Americas Conference on Information Systems (AMCIS) 2013 in Chicago, Illinois and is a co-chair of the Mid-Career Faculty Workshop for AMCIS 2014 in Savannah, Georgia.  Stacie also serves as an Associate Editor at MIS Quarterly and received an Associate Editor of the Year award in 2013.