Cindy Riemenschneider

Associate Dean for Research and Faculty Development - Office of the Dean
Professor - Information Systems

Contact Information

Campus Phone:  (254) 710-4061
Mailing Address:  One Bear Place #98005
Waco, TX  76798-8005
Office Location:  Foster Business and Innovation 420.08

Educational Background

  • PHD - Management Information Systems, Univ Texas Arlington
  • MBA - Management, Baylor University
  • BBA - Management, Baylor University
  • BBA - Marketing, Baylor University

Work Experience

  • Professor, Baylor University (August 2013 - Present)
  • Associate Professor, Baylor University (August 2009 - August 2013)
  • Visiting Professor, Baylor University (August 2008 - July 2009)
  • Associate Professor, University of Arkansas (August 2003 - August 2008)
  • Assistant Professor, University of Arkansas (June 1997 - July 2003)

Awards and Honors

  • Holder of Helen Ligon Professorship in Information Systems, Hankamer School of Business (September 2015)
  • Robert and Robin Nitsche Outstanding Scholar, Hankamer School of Business (April 2015)
  • Magid Igbaria Outstanding Conference Paper, Associate of Computing Machinery (May 30, 2014)
  • Robert and Robin Nitsche Outstanding Scholar, Hankamer School of Business (December 2011)
  • Runner Up Best Paper Award, Americas Conference on IS 2011 (August 6, 2011)
  • Magid Igbaria Outstanding Paper Award, SIGMIS-ACM (April 2006)
  • High Performance Team Award, Sam M. Walton College of Business, University of AR (May 2001)

Professional Memberships

  • Association for Computing Machinery
  • Association for Information Systems
  • Special Interest Group on Mgt Information Systems
  • Special Interest Group on Social Inclusion


Basic or Discovery Scholarship

"Job Satisfaction on Agile Development Teams: Agile Development as Work Redesign," Journal of the Association for Information Systems, (September 2016) (coauthors: John Tripp, Jason Thatcher).

Applied or Integration/Application Scholarship

"Choosing Technology-Related Majors: What You Don't Know Can Influence You," Journal of Computer Information Systems, (August 2016), pp. 14 (coauthors: Wallace Chipidza, Gina C. Green).

Teaching and Learning Scholarship

"Salient Beliefs in Majoring in MIS: An Elicitation Study," Information Systems Education Journal, Vol. 14, No. 4, (July 2016), pp. 69-80 (coauthors: Wallace Chipidza, Gina C. Green).

Basic or Discovery Scholarship

"The Influence of Ethnicity on Organizational Commitment and Merit Pay of IT Workers: The Role of Leader Support," Information Systems Journal, Vol. 26, No. 2, (March 2016), pp. 157-190 (coauthors: Jaime Windeler).

"Exhaustion from IS Career Experience: Implications for Turn-Away Intention," MIS Quarterly, Vol. 39, No. 3, (September 2015), pp. 713-727.

"The Politics of Emotion: Exploring Emotional Labor and Political Skill Across Job Types Within the IT/IS Profession," Data Base for Advances in Information Systems, The, Vol. 46, No. 3, (August 2015), pp. 52-73.

"E-profiles, Conflict, and Shared Understanding in Distributed Teams," Journal of the Association for Information Systems, Vol. 16, No. 7, Article 1, (July 2015).

"The Impact of Emotional Labor and Conflict-Management Style on Work Exhaustion of Information Technology Professionals," Communications of the Association for Information Systems, Vol. 36, No. Article 13, (July 2015).

"Academic integrity in the information age: Virtues of respect and responsibility," Journal of Business Ethics, Vol. 127, (2015), pp. 579-590 (coauthors: Tracy Manley, Lori N.K. Leonard).

"The Impact of Career Mentoring and Psychosocial Mentoring on Affective Organizational Commitment, Job Involvement and Turnover Intention," Administration & Society, Vol. 45, No. 8, (October 2013), pp. 948-971.

"Heterogeneity of IT Employees: An Analysis of a Model of Perceived Organizational Support by Job Type," Data Base for Advances in Information Systems, The, Vol. 42, No. 3, (September 2011), pp. 71-95.

"Work Exhaustion in IT Professionals: The Impact of Emotional labor," Data Base for Advances in Information Systems, The, Vol. 42, No. 1, (February 2011), pp. 102-120.

"Students' Ethical Decision-Making in an Information Technology Context: A Theory of Planned Behavior Approach," Journal of Information Systems Education, Vol. 22, No. 3, (Winter 2011), pp. 203-214.

"IT Professional Identity: Needs, Perceptions, and Belonging," European Journal of Information Systems, Vol. 20, (January 2011), pp. 87-102.

"Perspectives on Challenges Facing Women in IS: the cognitive gender gap," European Journal of Information Systems, Vol. 19, No. 5, (October 2010), pp. 526-539.

"Voluntary Turnover and Women in IT: A Cognitive Study of Work-Family Conflict," Information & Management, Vol. 44, No. 2, (2007), pp. 142-153.

"Challenges and Barriers Facing Women in the IT Work Force," Data Base for Advances in Information Systems, The, Vol. 4, (October 2006), pp. 58-78.

"Making Sense of the Barriers Women Face in the IT Work Force: Standpoint Theory, Self-Disclosure, and Cognitive Maps," Sex Roles: a journal of research, (2006), pp. 831-844.

"The Effects of Mentoring to Reduce Stress in a State IT Department during Times of Transformational Change," International Journal of Learning and Change, Vol. 1, No. 4, (2006), pp. 429-445.

"The Role of Laughter When Discussing Workplace Barriers: Women in Information Technology Jobs," Sex Roles: a journal of research, Vol. 50, No. 3/4, (February 2004), pp. 177-189.

"Investigating Determinants of Software Developers’ Acceptance of Methodologies," Journal of Management Information Systems, Vol. 20, No. 1, (Summer 2003), pp. 123-151.

"Understanding IT Adoption Decisions in Small Business: Integrating Current Theories," Information & Management, Vol. 40, No. 4, (March 2003), pp. 269-285.

"Explaining Developer Acceptance Of Formal Software Methodologies: A Comparison of Five Theoretical Models," IEEE Transactions on Software Engineering, Vol. 28, No. 12, (December 2002), pp. 1135-1145.

"What Small Business Executives Have Learned about Managing Information Technology," Information & Management, Vol. 37, No. 5, (August 2000), pp. 257-269.

"Executive Decisions about Adoption of Information Technology in Small Business: Theory and Empirical Tests," Information Systems Research, Vol. 8, No. 2, (June 1997), pp. 171-195.

Presentations and Proceedings

Basic or Discovery Scholarship

Chipidza, W., Green, G., & Riemenschneider, C. (2015). Salient Beliefs in Majoring in Management Information Systems: An Elicitation Study. In Proceedings of the EDSIG Conference (p. n3444)

"Toward an Understanding of Job Satisfaction on Agile Teams:," Proceedings of the HICSS 2014, Hawaii, January 2014 (coauthors: John Tripp).
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