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Hala Annabi

CV Associate Professor
Mary Gates Hall 370B
Phone: 206-685-5585


  • IMT 580 - Management Of Information Organizations


  • Ph D, Information Science and Technology, Syracuse University, 2005
  • MBA, LeMoyne College, 1999
  • BS, Business Administration, LeMoyne College, 1997


  • Dean's Special Recognition Award - The College of Business, Ohio University, 2013
  • Senior Class Faculty Recognition Award - The College of Business, Ohio University, 2013

Consulting and Other Projects

  • Independent Leadership and Information Systems Consultant, 2005
  • Independent Leadership and Information Systems Consultant


  • Academy of Management
  • Association for Information Systems
  • Future Professorate Program at Syracuse University
  • IFIP Working Group 8.2
  • AIS SIG-Social Inclusion
  • AIS SIG for Education

Publications and Contributions


  • When Does Learning Occur in Virtual Groups? Lessons from the Apache Web Server (2009)
    Journal of Information Technology Authors Workshop, pre-ICIS - Phoenix, AZ USA
  • Examining the Effectiveness of Virtual Communities of Practice: A Research Framework (2008)
    IACIS - Savannah, GA USA
  • Preparing The Knowledge Worker: How Can IS Programs Meet the Challenge? (2008)
    IACIS - Savannah, GA USA
  • Open Source Software Development: The New Training Ground? (2007)
    IACIS - Vancouver, Canada
  • Towards Aligning Communities of Practice with Organizational Objectives: The Case of Parsons Brinckerhoff (2006)
    IFIP 8.2 Organizations and Society in Information Systems (OASIS) Workshop, pre-ICIS - Milwaukee, WI USA