Jacqueline Pike, Ph.D.
Jacqueline Pike , Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Information Systems Management
Palumbo Donahue School of Business
Contact Information
927 Rockwell Hall
Pittsburgh, PA, 15282
Phone: 412.396.1875 Fax: 412.396.1797

Jacqueline C. Pike, Ph.D. is an Assistant Professor of Information Systems Management in the Palumbo Donahue School of Business at Duquesne University.  Pike coordinates and teaches the information systems introductory core course, Business Information Systems.  She also teaches Database and Information Management at the undergraduate and graduate levels.  In 2011, Pike received the Ohio Faculty Innovator Award along with her teammates for their efforts in developing an engaging, informative, and cost-effective introductory information systems course.

In her research, Pike studies emerging technology and how different user groups engage it to accomplish tasks.  Her current research interests include behavior in public online communities and social computing environments, the utilization of public online communities and mass collaboration systems by organizations, and the visual display of information in a systems context.  Pike has conducted research related to Facebook, LinkedIn, and Wikipedia.

Pike earned her Ph.D. from the University of Pittsburgh and her B.B.A. from Ohio University's Honors Tutorial College.  Prior to joining the faculty, she worked with Microsoft as a Microsoft Most Valuable Professional, and she worked for a number of corporations in IT-related positions.  While one can frequently find Pike in her office, when she is taking a break she likes to walk her dog, Rupert, and devise new recipes in her kitchen.