Information Systems Management

Kathleen S. Hartzel, Ph. D., is Associate Professor of Information Systems Management and Director of the MS in Information Systems Management program at Duquesne University.  She teaches systems analysis and design, project management and IS strategy courses.  Dr. Hartzel established and advises the Project Management Association (PMA) student organization and supports students in pursuing the Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM) designation.  Prior to joining the faculty, she worked as a systems analyst and programmer, primarily at Unisys Corporation.  Her research, focused on computer-supported collaboration at both the organizational and group levels, has been published in the Management Information Systems Quarterly, Journal of Management Information Systems, Communications of the ACM, Decision Support Systems, Journal of Information Ethics, Journal of Computer Information Systems and Business and Society Review.  She holds a Ph. D. from the University of Pittsburgh, an MS from the Smeal College of Business at the Pennsylvania State University, and a bachelor's degree in Computer Information Systems from Bloomberg University of Pennsylvania.

Advancing Best Practices

  • business/faculty-staff/kane.png
    Motivate People, the Most Valuable Resource

    Organizational Behavior

    View More
  • business/faculty-staff/wasieleski.png
    Prepare to Lead Responsibly


    View More
  • business/faculty-staff/matthew_drake.png
    Optimize Efficiency Through the Value Chain

    Value Chain & Operations

    View More
  • business/faculty-staff/ramos.png
    Tie Theory to Practice

    Communication and Marketing

    View More
  • business/faculty-staff/sivasubrama.png
    Understand the Linkages of Dynamic Systems

    Systems Thinking

    View More
  • business/faculty-staff/kumazawa.jpg
    Understanding Global Economic Forces


    View More
  • business/faculty-staff/luchs.png
    Market with Meaning


    View More
  • business/faculty-staff/phelps.png
    Convert Data to Insight


    View More
  • business/faculty-staff/kollar.png
    Interpret and Analyze Financial Reports


    View More
  • business/faculty-staff/o'rourke.png
    Lead Sustainable Change

    Leading Change

    View More
  • business/faculty-staff/sroufe.png
    Inspire a Resource Revolution

    Supply Chain

    View More

Student Blog

Blogger Molly McCann