Alanah Mitchell

Alanah Mitchell is the Aliber Distinguished Associate Professor and Chair of the Department of Information Management and Business Analytics in the College of Business and Public Administration at Drake University. Dr. Mitchell’s research focuses on the design, implementation, and use of information and communications technologies (ICT) for collaboration, specifically in global virtual teams, as well as e-commerce, business analytics, cybersecurity, and IS pedagogy. She has been published in Communications of the Association for Information Systems, DATA BASE for Advances in Information Systems, Electronic Markets, and Journal of the Association for Information Systems, among others. Dr. Mitchell regularly teaches both undergraduate and graduate courses in the areas of IS and IT. Her research and teaching experience extends to executive education as well as speaking and other consulting projects. She can be reached at