Teaching Professor of Information Systems; Dietrich College Associate Dean of Faculty
Dr. Jeria Quesenberry is an Associate Teaching Professor of Information Systems at Carnegie Mellon University.
Jeria teaches in the areas of global systems, social informatics, strategic value of information systems, and web design and development. She also received the 2014 Carnegie Mellon University Elliott Dunlap Smith Award for Distinguished Teaching and Educational Service.
Her research interests are directed at the study of cultural influences on information technology students and professionals, including topics of social inclusion, broadening participation, career values, organizational interventions, and work-life balance. Her work has appeared in many leading journals and conferences including the Information Systems Journal, European Journal on Information Systems, Data Base for Advance in Information Systems, the International Conference on Information Systems, and she received the Journal of Global Information Management Outstanding Published Article of 2008.
Prior to joining Carnegie Mellon University, she earned a Doctorate of Philosophy degree in Information Sciences and Technology from the Pennsylvania State University and previously worked as a consultant at Accenture.
Her research interests nicely overlap with her teaching interests in that they are directed at the study of cultural influences on information technology post-secondary students and professionals including topics of social inclusion, broadening participation, career values, organizational interventions, work-life balance, and social networks.