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  • Phone:

    +966-13-849-4320

  • Email:

    relkhatib@pmu.edu.sa

  • Office No:

    F-084

  • Rima El-Khatib, Ph.D.

  • Job Title :

    Assistant Professor

  • College :

    College of Business Administration


  • Department :

    Management Information Systems


Dr. Rima El-Khatib earned her PhD in Information Technology Administration from HEC Montreal in 2014. She also earned a Masters degree in Computer Science and Modeling in 2002 from a joint program of the University of Rennes, Reims University, the Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne, and the Lebanese University. Her bachelor is in Management of Information Systems in 2001 from the Lebanese University.
Prior working at PMU, Dr. Rima was a lecturer at HEC Montreal and the University of Dammam.
Her research and teaching interests include Information Systems (IS) security, IS use and systems analysis and design. Her research has been published in the proceedings of the annual conferences on Americas Conference on Information Systems (AMCIS) and Administrative Sciences Association of Canada (ASAC).


  • PhD in Information Technology Administration, 2014, HEC Montreal, Canada.
  • Masters (D.E.A.) in Computer Science and Modeling, 2002, joint program of the University of Rennes, Reims University, the Ecole polytechnique federale de Lausanne, and the Lebanese University.
  • Bachelor in Management of Information Systems, 2001, Lebanese University.


Refereed Conference Papers

  1. El-Khatib, R. and Barki, H. (2012) “The relationship between habit and intention in post-adoptive IS acceptance”, in the Proceedings of the Annual Conference on Americas Conference on Information Systems (AMCIS), Adoption and Diffusion of IT Track, Seattle, Washington.
  2. El-Khatib, R. and Barki, H. (2009) “The Influence of Habit on Different Behavior Types: Implications for IS Research”, in the Proceedings of the Annual Conference on Administrative Sciences Association of Canada (ASAC), Niagara, Ontario, Information Systems Division (29:4).

Conference Presentations

  1. El-Khatib, R. and Barki, H. (2012) “The relationship between habit and intention in post-adoptive IS acceptance”, HEC-Queen's University Colloquium on Information Systems, Montréal, Québec.

Information systems (IS) security, IS use and systems analysis and design.