Department of Health Information Management
Murad Moqbel, Ph.D., MBA, is an assistant professor at the University of Kansas Medical Center. In addition to his primary appointment to the Department of Health Information Management, he also serves on the faculty in the master's program of KU's Center for Health Informatics.
Prior to joining KU, Moqbel worked as an assistant professor at Our Lady of the Lake University in San Antonio, Texas, where his teaching responsibilities included computer information systems and security courses at both the undergraduate and graduate level. While pursuing his doctoral degree, Moqbel served as a lecturer for Texas A&M International University, Laredo, Texas. He also previously worked in the information technology support department for H&R Block in Kansas City, Mo.
Moqbel holds a doctorate degree in international business administration and management information systems from Texas A&M International University, Laredo, Texas. He received a bachelor's in business administration and computer information systems, and an MBA with information systems concentration, from Emporia State University, Emporia, Kan.
Moqbel serves on the editorial boards of the International Journal of e-Collaboration and Information Processing & Management Journal. He was recognized for best student paper award at Southwest Decision Science Conference 2012. He has authored and co-authored several peer-reviewed articles and his work has appeared in many well-respected journals and conferences such as IEEE Transactions on Professional Communication Journal, Journal of Systems and Information Technology, Information Technology and People, Journal of Information Privacy and Security, AIS Transaction on Replication Research, the proceedings of the International Conference in Information Systems (ICIS), and Americas Conference on Information Systems.
Among Moqbel's research interests are the interaction between human behavior and information technologies. This includes studying social media, emerging technologies use with health IT, information security and privacy, and international business.