Lecturer of Information Sciences and Technology
Undergraduate Studies Entrepreneurship Academic Program Coordinator
Ph.D., Information Sciences and Technology, The Pennsylvania State University
MA, Educational Communications and Technology, New York University
BA, Elementary Education, Va Tech
Prior to joining IST, Lee was co-founder and CEO of Erickson Barnett (EB) a full-service marketing agency specializing in B2B technology marketing. Located in Reston, VA, EB clients included AT&T, wedMethods, LexisNexis, New Enterprise Associates, Columbia Capital, VeriSign, CareFX, Mobile Access, DASDAQ, and The Kauffman Foundation.
Prior to EB, Lee ran a consulting business specializing in the design and development of computer-based training (CBT) and on-line help systems working with clients such as the FDIC, HHS, and the FAA.
Lee was also a Senior Instructional Designer at GE Information Services (GEIS) where she developed stand-up training and CBT for clients purchasing GEIS products.
Erickson, L., Wisniewski, P., Xu, H. Carroll, J.M., Rosson, M.B., & Perkins, D.F. (forthcoming). The Boundaries Between: Parental Involvement in a Teen’s Online World. Journal of the Association of Information Science and Technology.
Erickson, L. B., Trauth, E., & Petrick, I. (2013). Getting work done: Evaluating the potential of crowdsourcing as a model for business process outsourcing service delivery. Proceedings of the 2013 ACM SIGMIS Computer and People Research Conference, Cincinnati, OH.
Erickson, L. B., Trauth, E., & Petrick, I. (2012). Getting inside your employees’ heads: Navigating barriers to internal-crowdsourcing for product and service innovation. Proceedings of the 2012 International Conference on Information Systems, Orlando, FL.
Erickson, L. B., Petrick, I., & Trauth, E. (2012). Hanging with the right crowd: Matching crowdsourcing need to crowd characteristics. Proceedings of the Eighteenth Americas Conference on Information Systems, Seattle, WA. (Best Practitioner-Oriented Paper Award Runner Up)
Erickson, L. B. (2012). Leveraging the Crowd as a Source of Innovation: Does Crowdsourcing Represent a New Model for Product and Service Innovation? Proceedings of the 2012 ACM SIGMIS Computer and People Research Conference Doctoral Consortium, Milwaukee, MI.
Erickson, L. B., Petrick, I., & Trauth, E. (2012). Organizational uses of the crowd: Developing a framework for the study of enterprise-crowdsourcing. Proceedings of the 2012 ACM SIGMIS Computer and People Research Conference, Milwaukee, MI.
Trauth, E. M. & Erickson, L. B. (2012). Philosophical framing and its impact on research. In M. Mora, O. Gelman, & A. Steenkamp (Eds.) Research Methodologies in Engineering of Software Systems and Information Systems: Philosophies, Methods and Innovations (pp. 1-17). Hershey PA: IGI Global.
Erickson, L. B. (2011). Social media, social capital, and seniors: The impact of Facebook on bonding and bridging social capital of individuals over 65. Proceedings of Seventeenth Americas Conference on Information Systems, Detroit, MI.
Erickson, L. B. & Trauth, E. M. (2011). Narrowing the innovation gap: Factors influencing outcomes of industry-university collaborations. Proceedings of the 2011 Americas Conference on Information Systems, Detroit, MI.
Trauth, E. M. & Erickson, L. B. (2011, February). Social inclusion in the information economy: The context of university-industry collaborations for regional innovation. Proceedings of the 2011 iConference, 785-787, Seattle, WA.
Bialo, E. R., & Erickson, L. B. (1984). Microcomputer courseware: Characteristics and design trends. Association for Educational Data Systems Journal, 18(4), 227-36.
Erickson, L. B. (2008, May). Three factors to consider before you jump on the social media bandwagon. MarketingProfs (http://www.marketingprofs.com/8/factors-to-consider-before-jumping-on-so...).
Erickson, L. B. (2008, May). Three key determinants of your company’s readiness to plunge into social media. MarketingProfs (http://www.marketingprofs.com/8/is-your-company-ready-for-social-media-e...).
Erickson, L. B. (2009, April). Four factors to assess when planning your social media strategy. [Whitepaper.] (http://ericksonbarnett.com/blog/detail/if-your-a-b2b-marketer-not-levera...).
Erickson, L. B. (2008, March). Managing your brand in a web-centric world. [Whitepaper.] (http://ericksonbarnett.com/thoughts/detail/managing-your-brand-in-a-web-...).
Erickson, L. B. (2007, November). Connecting with your customers in a web-centric world. [Whitepaper.] (http://ericksonbarnett.com/thoughts/detail/connecting-with-your-customer...).
Erickson, L. B. (2007, November). It’s a web-centric world. Get on board. [Whitepaper.] (http://ericksonbarnett.com/thoughts/detail/its-a-web-centric-world-get-o...).
Erickson, L. B. (2007, November). Landing pages that work. [Whitepaper.] (http://ericksonbarnett.com/thoughts/detail/landing-pages-that-work/).
Erickson, L. B. (2015). Book review: The Innovator’s Method: Bringing the Lean Startup Into Your Organization. Research Technology Management, 58(1), 62-63.
Erickson, L. B. (2012). Book review: The Invisible Element. A Practical Guide for the Human Dynamics of Innovation. Research Technology Management, 55(4), 61-62.
Erickson, L. B. (2011). Book review: Herding Cats. Being Advice to Aspiring Academic and Research Leaders. Research Technology Management, 54(1), 67-68.
Erickson, L. B. (2011). Book review: Web 2.0 and Social Networking for the Enterprise. Research Technology Management, 54(4), 62-63.