Title

Academic Program Chair for the Information Technology Management, Information Security and Health and Medical Informatics programs; Instructor in the Rabb School of Continuing Studies, Division of Graduate Professional Studies

Degree

Ph.D., Capella University

Field of Specialty

Organization and management, software engineering methodologies, software requirements engineering, distance education, managing information technologies.

Contact Information

Rabb School
781-736-8787
cynthiap@brandeis.edu

Cynthia Phillips

Cynthia Phillips, PhD, is currently serving as an instructor and as the Academic Chair of the IT Management, Information Security and Health and Medical Informatics Programs. Her background is in software development, requirements engineering, and information systems management. She has also taught a variety of industry seminars and has been involved in online education at Brandeis and other institutions.

Publications

Phillips, Cynthia. Requirements Modeling with UML: A study of perceived usefulness & ease of use. Diss. Capella University, 3/1/09. Koln, Germany: Lambert Academic Publishing, 2009.

Phillips, Cynthia. "International Distance Education." UCEA, New Orleans, LA. March 2008.

Phillips,Cynthia. "Does Going to Class in Your Pajamas Sound Like Fun?." ACHE Conference Paper, 2002.

Courses Taught

RMGT 101 Perspectives on Information Technology
RMGT 102 Strategic Information Technology: Operational Strategy
RMGT 103 Strategic Information Technology: Organizational Strategy
RMGT 110 Organizational Leadership and Decision Making
RMGT 120 Legal and Ethical Practices in IT
RMGT 125 Managing Today’s Technology Professionals
RSAN 110 Business Intelligence, Analytics and Decision Making
RVTM 120 Organizational Behavior