Eric Santanen

Eric Santanen

Associate Professor of Information Systems
Markets, Innovation & Design Department Chair
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About Eric Santanen


  • PhD, Management Information Systems, Cognitive Psychology, University of Arizona, 2001.
  • MS, Computer Science, Information Systems, New Jersey Institute of Technology, 1995.
  • BS, Computer Science, Applied Mathematics and Science, Technology, and Society, New Jersey Institute of Technology, 1994.

Recent and Representative Publications

Santanen, L. E., (2020) Weaponizing Personal Data to Undermine Democracy. CrossCurrents. 70(2), 107-130.

Santanen, L. E., (2019) The value of protecting privacy. Business Horizons. 62(1), 5-14.

Santanen, L. E., Dean, L. D., Hender, M. J., Rodgers, L. T., (2006) Identifying Quality, Novel, and Creative Ideas: Constructs and Scales for Idea Evaluation. Journal of the Association for Information Systems. 7(10), 646-699.

Santanen, L. E., Briggs, O. R., de Vreede, G., (2004) Causal Relationships in Creative Problem Solving: Comparing Facilitation Interventions for Ideation. Journal of Management Information Systems. 20(4), 167-198.

Recent Courses Taught

  • FOUN 098, Foundation Seminar.
  • MGMT 303, Technological Dystopia.

Further Information

Contact Details


236 Holmes Hall
Lewisburg, PA17837
United States