Donald Wynn Jr.

Contact Information

Donald Wynn Jr.

Associate Professor

  • Full-Time Faculty

Courses Taught

  • MIS 301 - Information Systems in Organizations
  • MIS 385 - Database Management
  • MBA 660 - Principles of Information Systems
  • MBA 794 - Information Systems & Business Decisions


  • University of Georgia, PhD, 2007
  • Middle Tennessee State University, MBA, 1998
  • University of Tennessee, Knoxville, BS, 1988

Research Interests

  • Commercial Open Source Software
  • Electronic Health Records Software
  • Technological Ecosystems
  • Information Systems Research Methodologies

Selected Publications

  • Pratt, R., Wynn, D. (2014). Modular vs. Monolithic Enterprise Systems: What Can Be Learned from the Healthcare Industry? Cutter Business Technology Strategies Executive Update, 17(6).
  • Wynn, D., Pratt, R. (2014). The Promises and Challenges of Innovating Through Big Data and Analytics in Healthcare. Cutter IT Journal, 27(4).
  • Wynn, D., Pratt, R. (2014). A Conceptual Framework of Information Systems Usage and Consequences in Organizations. Proceedings of the 74th Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management (AOM), Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, August 1-5, 2014.
  • Williams, C., Wynn, D. E., Madupalli, R., Karahanna, E., Duncan, B. (2013). Explaining Users' Security Behaviors with the Security Belief Model. To appear in Journal of Organizational and End User Computing.
  • Gorman, M. F., Wynn, D. E., Salisbury, W. D. (2013). Searching for Herbert Simon: Extending the Reach and Impact of Business Intelligence Research through Analytics. International Journal of Business Intelligence Research, 4(1), 1-12.
  • Wynn, D. E., Williams, C. (2012). Critical Realism-Based Explanatory Case Study Research in Information Systems. MIS Quarterly, 36(3), 787-810.
  • Bradley, R., Pratt, R., Outlay, C., Byrd, T., Wynn, D. (2011). Enterprise Architecture, IT Effectiveness, and the Mediating Role of Business-IT Alignment in U.S. Hospitals. Information Systems Journal, 22(2), 97-127.
  • Ferratt, T. W., Hall, S., Prasad, J., Wynn, D. (2010). Choosing Management Information Systems as a Major: Understanding the smiFactors for MIS. Communications of the Association for Information Systems, 27(16).