Prof. Adam Marks

Professor / Dean, College of Computer Information Technology

Area of Research interest

  1. Digital Transformation
  2. Decision Support System.
  3. Data Analytics
  4. Higher Education Technology
  5. Software Development.
  6. IT Management Comparative Studies

Projects & Grants

N/A

PUBLICATIONS

Books

  1. Marks A., Hudson, A.; Rietsema, K. Aviation Management Information Systems. Cengage Learning (2014). ISBN-13: 978-1-305-30072-9.
  2. Marks A., Hudson, A.; Rietsema, K. Aviation Management Information Systems. Riddle Press (2013). ISBN-13: 978-0-9896039-0-4

 

Refereed Articles and Proceedings

  1. Marks, A., AL-Ali, M., and Majdalaweih, M.; A Holistic Conceptual Measurement Framework for Assessing the Effectiveness and Viability of an Academic Program. World Academy of Science, Engineering, and Technology, International Journal of Educational and Pedagogical Sciences. Volume 5, Issue 8 (2018).
  2. Marks, A., AL-Ali, M., and Majdalaweih, M.; Projectification: Using Project Management Methodology to Manage the Academic Program Review. ICETI 2018: International Conference on Education and Teaching Innovation. New York, 27-28 August (2018)
  3. Marks, A., AL-Ali, M., and Majdalaweih, M.; A Holistic Conceptual Measurement Framework for Assessing the Effectiveness and Viability of an Academic Program. ICETI 2018: International Conference on Education and Teaching Innovation. New York, 27-28 August (2018).
  4. Marks, A. Advances in Outcomes Assessment Technologies. World Conference on Information Systems and Technologies. Naples, Italy. 27-29, March 2018.
  5. Marks, A., AL-Ali, M., and Majdalaweih, M. Project Management as a Tool to Manage the Academic Program Review. 20th International Conference on Engineering and Technology Innovation, Dubai, UAE. January 2018.
  6. Marks, A.; Majdalaweih, M, AL-Ali, Bani-Hani, A. Learning Management Systems: Improving Academic Decision-Making through Course Evaluation Technology. International Journal on Emerging Technologies in Learning (2017).
  7. Majdalaweih, M. & Marks, A.; A Reference Framework for Enterprise Computing Curriculum. World CIST Conference. April 11-13 Porto Santo Island (2017).
  8. Majdalaweih, M. & Marks, A.; Conceptual Framework for Assessing Information Technology Programs Quality. World CIST Conference. April 11-13 Porto Santo Island (2017).
  9. Marks, A.; Rietsema, K., AL-Ali. Learning Management Systems: A shift toward learning analytics. International Journal on Emerging Technologies in Learning. (2016).
  10. Marks, A. Learning Analytics. PICMET (Portland International Conference on Management of Engineering and Technology). Hawaii. September - September, 4-8, 2016
  11. Marks, A. Learning and Academic Analytics. IEEE ICBDSC (International Conference on Big Data and Smart City). Muscat, Oman. March 2016
  12. Marks, A.; Rietsema, K., AL-Ali. Learning Management Systems. NACADA International conference, Dubai, UAE. February 22-25, 2016.
  13. Marks, A.; Rietsema, K., AL-Ali. Landside Management Information Systems. Intelligent Information Systems. Volume 7, No 3 (2015).
  14. Marks, A.; Rietsema, K. Airside Management Information Systems. Intelligent Information Systems (2014).
  15. Marks, A. Learning Management Systems; from Transaction processing to decision support. PICMET (Portland International Conference on Management of Engineering and Technology). Portland, OR. July 31 - August, 4, 2014
  16. Marks, A., Rietsema, K., and Hudson, A. (2014, March). Airport Information Systems – Airside Management information Systems. 20th IEMS International on Industry, Engineering, and Management Systems, FL, USA.
  17. Marks, A. Developing an adoption Decision Model. Information systems and Management (2013).
  18. Rezgui, Y., Marks, A., Wilson, I., and Alhajri, H. “Developing an ISDM Adoption Decision Model UsinDelphi and AHP. Arabian Journal of Science and Engineering (AJSE). Springer Publishing. December (2012)
  19. Rezgui, Y., Marks, A., Wilson, I, and ALHajri, H. Using Delphi and AHP in ISDM. PICMET (Portland International Conference on Management of Engineering and Technology). Vancouver, Canada. July 29- August, 2, 2012.
  20. Marks, A., Wilson, I, and ALHajri, H. Systems Development Methodologies in Oman. BAI 2012 International Conference on Business and Information. Sapporo, Japan, 3~5 July 2012.
  21. Marks, A. Systems Development in Developing Higher Education. Journal of Creative Education and Scientific Research. CE Vol.3, No. 1, 114-119. February (2012)
  22. Marks, A. Information Systems Development Methodologies in a Developing Higher Education. 14tth International Conference on Enterprise Information Systems (ICEIS 2012). Wroclaw, Poland. 28 June-1 July, 2012
  23. Marks, A. ISDM Adoption Decision Model Using Delphi and AHP. American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) International Workshop on Computing in Civil Engineering: June 17-20, 2012, Clear Water, FL, USA
  24. Marks, A., Chalee, V., and Rezgui, Y. Security and Privacy Issues in Social Networking Sites from User's Viewpoint. PICMET (Portland International Conference on Management of Engineering and Technology). Portland, OR. July 31-August, 4, 2011
  25. Marks, A. Students' Acceptance of E-Group Collaboration Learning. 13th International Conference on Enterprise Information Systems (ICEIS 2011).
  26. Marks, A. E-Group Learning in Higher Education Systems. The 8th International Conference on Business and Information (BAI2011). Bangkok, Thailand, 4~6 July 2011
  27. Marks A, and Rezgui Y. Sustainable Construction Ontology Development Using Information Retrieval Techniques. American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) International Workshop on Computing in Civil Engineering: June 19-22, 2011, Miami, FL, USA.
  28. Marks, A. Electronic Group Collaboration in Higher Education. IEEE 15th International Conference on Computer Supported Cooperative Work in Design (CSCWD). Lausanne, Switzerland. June, 8-10, 2011.
  29. Marks A, and Rietsema K. E-Group Collaboration Learning Tools in Higher Education Systems. International Conference on Mechanical, Industrial, and Manufacturing Engineering (MIME 2011), Melbourne, Australia, January 15-16, 2011.
  30. Marks, A.; Akhter, F., AL-Naimy, s. Software Requirements in Globalized Higher Education. IEEE 2010 3RD International Conference on Education Technology and Training (ETT 2010), November 27-28, 2010.
  31. Marks, A. Higher Education Software Systems: An International Perspective. IEEE 2010 3rd International Conference on Power Electronics and Intelligent Transportation Systems (PEITS), November 20-21, 2010, Shenzhen, China. 2010.
  32. Marks, A. and Y. Rezgui, Security Awareness in Virtual Communities: The Case of Non-collocated Academic Research Collaborations. 11th IFIP Working Conference on Virtual Enterprises, Saint-Etienne, France, 11-13 October, 2010.
  33. Marks, A. What do Privacy and Security Mean in the Context of Social Network Services? International Conference on Business and Information, Kitakyushu, Japan, July 5-7, 2010.
  34. Marks, A. Information Security Awareness in Different Education Contexts: A Comparative Study. 12th International Conference on Enterprise Information Systems, Madeira, Portugal, 8 - 12 June, 2010.
  35. Marks, A. and Y. Rezgui, Chief Information Officer Profile in Higher Education. 12th International Conference on Enterprise Information Systems, Madeira, Portugal, 8 - 12 June, 2010.
  36. Marks, A. and Fahim, A. Why Customers Reluctant To Buy From Your Website? IEEE 4th International Conference on New Trends in Information Science and Service Science, May 11-13. 2010.
  37. Marks, A. IT Executive Leadership Profile in Higher Education. IEEE IT Professional, October (2010).
  38. Marks, A. and Y. Rezgui, A Comparative Study of Information Security Awareness in Higher Education Based on the Concept of Design Theorizing. IEEE- 2009 International Conference on Engineering Management and Service Sciences (MASS 2009).
  39. Marks A., Rezgui Y, Information Security Awareness in Higher Education: An Exploratory Study, Computers & Security (2008)

 

CONFERENCES PRESENTATIONS

  1. Academic Technologies and Quality Assurance. Maple QS - Bahrain. March 7, 2018.
  2. Quality Assurance in Higher Education. McGraw Hill. Dubai, UAE, February 20, 2018.
  3. Trend in Higher Education Technology. HBMSU. Dubai, UAE, March 7, 2017.
  4. Marks, A. “Outcomes Assessment Technology”. Assessment Leadership Institute UAEU. Al-Ain, U.A.E, November 14-15, 2016.
  5. Marks, A. “Higher Education Technology Needs in the Middle East”. Ellucian World Conference. Dubai, U.A.E, November 2-3, 2016.
  6. Marks, A. “Higher Education Technology Trends”. UAE Educational Forum. Dubai, U.A.E, October 31, 2016.
  7. Marks, A. “Academic Analytics”. PICMET (Portland International Conference on Management of Engineering and Technology). Hawaii, September, 2016.
  8. Marks, A. “Learning Analytics in LMSs”. NACADA International Conference (National Academic Advising Association). Dubai, UAE - February, 24, 2016.
  9. Marks, A. “Learning Management Systems; from Transaction processing to decision support”. PICMET (Portland International Conference on Management of Engineering and Technology). Portland, OR. July 31 - August, 4, 2014.
  10. Marks, A., Rietsema, K., and Hudson, A. Airport Information Systems – Airside Management Information Systems. 20th IEMS International on Industry, Engineering, and Management Systems, Cocoa Beach, FL, USA. March, 2014.
  11. Marks, A. Course Embedded Assessment. Embry Riddle University. Daytona Beach, FL. February 15-17, 2014.
  12. Marks, A. “Exemplary Course Design”. Blackboard Annual Conference. Las Vegas, NV. July 18-21, 2013.
  13. Marks, A. Using Technology to support Higher Education Program Assessment. Embry Riddle University. February 11-13, 2013. Daytona Beach, FL.
  14. Marks, A. Using Technology to support Program Management. Embry Riddle University. February 6-8, 2012. Daytona Beach, FL.
  15. Marks, A., Chalee, V., and Rezgui, Y. “Security and Privacy Issues in Social Networking Sites from User's Viewpoint”. PICMET (Portland International Conference on Management of Engineering and Technology). Portland, OR. July 31-August, 4, 2011.
  16. Marks A, and Rezgui Y. Sustainable Construction Ontology Development Using Information Retrieval Techniques. American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) International Workshop on Computing in Civil Engineering: June 19-22, 2011, Miami, FL, USA.
  17. Marks, A. Information Security Awareness in Higher Education. Manchester, UK. June 26-27, 2007.
  18. Marks, A. Higher Education Financial Systems. Sungard Middle East Conference. Dubai, UAE. April 11-13, 2005.
  19. Marks, A. Effective Higher Education Systems. Sungard Annual Conference. New Orleans, LA. March 21-24, 2004.

 

Research PROJECTS (funded AND IMPLEMENTED)

  • SACS: Using Technology to Manage Course clearance and faculty credentialing– 2009.
  • SACS-QEP: Using Technology to infuse research within undergraduate programs– 2010
  • Effective use of e-portfolio systems to support outcome assessment– 2011.
  • Evidence Collection to support outcome assessment– 2012.
  • Electronic program review– 2013.
  • Program performance using Tableau– 2014.
  • Using digital badges to capture co-curricular activities– 2016.
  • The possible use of e-syllabus to control curriculum changes and syllabi inconsistencies - 2016.
  • Sampling course files using content management systems - 2016.
  • Using Technology to program end of course evaluations for assessment and aggregate reporting - 2016
  • Using Analytics for outcomes assessment - 2016.
  • Using Academic Analytics for performance management - 2017
  • Using Technology to track KPI performance - 2017.
  • Zayed University Virtual Bridge (MOOCs) - 2017.
  • Using Technology to validate research performance - 2018.
  • Faculty evaluation and promotion analytics - 2018.
  • Faculty profile and course clearance metrics and analytics - 2018.
  • Students advising and risk identification using analytics - 2019.
  • Students Electronic forms - 2019.
TOP