Dr. Rachida Parks, a management information systems assistant professor in the UALR College of Business, has held numerous technical, managerial, and teaching positions in the fields of health care, education, and the U.S. Department of Defense.
She was the co-founder and co-owner of a telecommunication consulting firm and has authored or co-authored multiple published articles on privacy and
Her current research focuses on health care information technology and health informatics, privacy and security, and information technology education. With a doctorate in information sciences and technology from Pennsylvania State University and her real-world experience, Dr. Parks brings a wealth of knowledge to her students and the Arkansas business community.