SDEIS Professor Gabe Piccoli Received Prestigious AIS Fellow Award

March 23, 2021

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BATON ROUGE- The Association for Information Systems (AIS) recently awarded SDEIS professor Gabe Piccoli with an AIS Fellow Award. The AIS Fellow Award recognizes individuals who have made outstanding contributions to the information systems discipline in terms of research, teaching, and service.

AIS honored leaders in the field of information systems during the 2020 International Conference on Information Systems. All honorees work diligently to educate, research, and serve the field through continued engagement and contribution. Piccoli was one of eight professors to receive an AIS Fellow Award at the conference.

Piccoli is the Edward G. Schlieder Chair of Information Sciences and a member of the cultural computing group at the Center for Computation and Technology at Louisiana State University. He has held tenured academic positions at Cornell University, the Grenoble Ecole de Management (France) and the University of Sassari and Pavia (Italy). Piccoli has taught at LSU since 2014 and his academic, teaching, and consulting interests are in the areas of strategic information systems and customer service systems.

The Association for Information Systems (AIS) serves society through the advancement of knowledge and the promotion of excellence in the practice and study of information systems. AIS is the premier professional association for individuals and organizations who lead the research, teaching, practice, and study of information systems worldwide. 

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The Stephenson Department of Entrepreneurship and Information Systems at LSU’s E. J. Ourso College of Business combines teaching and research to create a rich learning experience for its students. Relationships with industry and state agencies enable the department to assist organizations with issues related to entrepreneurship, information systems, analytics and business intelligence, as well as innovation and technological change, and offer enhanced career opportunities for its graduates. Collaborative research efforts of its diverse faculty have resulted in major grants from the National Science Foundation and the state of Louisiana. For more information, visit


Bridget Conrad
E. J. Ourso College of Business