Dr. Bakir joined the College of Business in 2015. She has a B.S. from Northwest Missouri State University and an M.A. from Michigan State University. She received her Ph.D. in Technology Studies from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in 2011. Dr. Bakir teaches courses in Computer Literacy, Introduction to Information Science, Management Information Systems, and Digital Media and Collaboration. Her research interests include computer literacy, information systems, and technology integration to improve instruction in face-to-face and online teaching. Her research includes publications in the Journal of Digital Learning in Teacher Education and Tech Trends.