Dr. Abdou ILLIA

Dr. Abdou IlliaDr. Abdou Illia earned his Ph.D. in Management Information Systems from Laval University (Quebec, Canada).

He is an associate professor of Management Information Systems at the School of Business at Eastern Illinois University in the U.S.A. Dr. Illia’s research interest are technology adoption, e-commerce, and systems’ security. He is author and co-author of several publications in academic journals and books such as the Journal of E-Commerce in Organizations, the Academy of Information and Management Science Journal, the International Journal of Electronic Customer Relationship Management, Issues in Information Systems, and the Encyclopedia of E-commerce, E-Government and M-commerce.

Dr. Illia’s teaching interests are data networks, information systems’ security, information systems and database design and development, web design and web applications’ development.

He also served as consultant in technology adoption, implementation, and management for different public and private institutions such as the West African Bank, the International Crops Research Institute for the Semi-Arid Tropics (ICRISAT), and the United Nations Development Program.