Jerald   Hughes

Associate Professor  

Phone: (956) 665-7317
Email: j.hughes@utrgv.edu

Dr. Jerald Hughes





Selected Publications


  • Juan Chavarria, Francis Andoh-Baidoo, Vishal Midha, and Jerald Hughes. "Software Piracy Research: A Cross-disciplinary Systematic Review," Communications of the Association for Informtion Systems 38, no. 31 (January (1st Quarter/Winter) 2016): 624-669.

  • Grace Koong, Lai Liu, and Jerald Hughes. Content Coverage in the Forensic Accounting Course. Southwest Decision Sciences Institute, March 2015.

  • Punit Ahluwalia, Jerald Hughes, and Vishal Midha. "Drivers of eRetailer Peak Sales Period Price Behavior: An Empirical Analysis," International Journal of Accounting and Information Management 21, no. 1 (January (1st Quarter/Winter) 2013): 72-90.

  • Jerald Hughes, Punit Ahluwalia, and Vishal Midha. "A Heuristic Evaluation Tool for E-government Online Software," Electronic Government: An International Journal 10, no. 1 (January (1st Quarter/Winter) 2013): 1-18.

  • Jerald Hughes, Manal Yunis, and Joseph Roge. "Dynamic Security of Virtualized Systems: An Analysis of Real-Time Impacts," Orlando, Florida: AIS Special Interest Group on Information Security and Privacy (SIGSEC) WORKSHOP ON INFORMATION SECURITY AND PRIVACY (WISP) , December 2012.

  • Joseph Roge, Jerald Hughes, and Penny Simpson. "Learning to Thread the Needle: Information Technology Strategy," Journal of Computer Information Systems 52, no. 1 (October (4th Quarter/Autumn) 2011): 76-86.

  • Vishal Midha, Punit Ahluwalia, and Jerald Hughes. "A New Revenue Model: A Different Approach to Reduce Music Piracy," International Journal of Electronic Finance 5, no. 3 (September 2011): 249-260.

  • Jerald Hughes. "The Price of Quality in Digital Information Goods: An Empirical Investigation," International Journal of Services and Standards 7, no. 1 (January (1st Quarter/Winter) 2011): 35-49.

  • Joseph Roge and Jerald Hughes. "Gaming the System: The Effect of Media Richness on Student Team Interactions When Playing the Executive Game," International Journal of Management in Education 5, no. 1 (January (1st Quarter/Winter) 2011): 109-124.

  • Jerald Hughes. "Supplying Web 2.0: An Empirical Investigation of the Drivers of Consumer Transmutation of Digital Information Goods," Electronic Commerce Research and Applications (March 2010).



Selected Grants and Fellowships


  • Bin Wang. Introduction to ERP training at the 2016 SAP University Alliances Winter Workshops, Faculty Development Funding Program, $1,959.00 (December 2015 - January 2016)



Selected Presentations


  • Jerald Hughes. "Information Security," CodeRGV, CodeRGV, Mission, Texas (January 2017)

  • Grace Koong, Lai Liu, and Jerald Hughes. "Content Coverage in the Forensic Accounting Course," Southwest Decision Sciences Institute Conference, Houston, Texas (March 2015)

  • Jerald Hughes. "Boost Your Small Business Potential with Online Presence," Action 4 News - KGBT - TV, KGBT - TV, Harlingen, TX (May 2014)

  • Jerald Hughes. "More retailers could be victims of hackers," Action 4 News - KGBT - TV, KGBT - TV, Harlingen TX (January 2014)

  • Jerald Hughes and Karen Watt. "A study of AVID High School Graduates in College: 2009 and 2011 Cohorts," AVID National Conference, San Diego, California (2013)

  • Jerald Hughes. "Black Friday and Cyber Monday are gold mines for scammers," Action 4 News - KGBT -TV, KGBT -TV, Harlingen TX (November 2013)

  • Jerald Hughes. "Protect Yourself from Online Scammers this Holiday Season," Action 4 News - KGBT -TV, KGBT - TV, Harlingen, TX (November 2013)

  • Jerald Hughes. "Snapping a pic can alert criminals where you are," Action 4 News - KGBT - TV, KGBT -TV, Harlingen TX (August 2013)

  • Jerald Hughes. "Cyber Bullying: How Can You Protect Your Child?," Action 4 News - KGBT - TV, KGBT -TV, Harlingen, TX (July 2013)

  • Jerald Hughes. "How much is your personal information at risk in light of the NSA scandal?," Action 4 News - KGBT -TV, KGBT - TV, Harlingen, TX (June 2013)

Current Courses

INFS 3310 01I - Intro to Business Prog:
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INFS 4391 01 - Information Security:
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INFS 3310 02I - Intro to Business Prog:
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