Mark Grimes

Graduate Associate
University of Arizona

Advisor: Dr. Jay F. Nunamaker

Office: Esquire 104

Research Interests:
Assessment of Credibility and Intent
Human Computer Interaction
Judgment and Decision Making




Grimes, Mark, Elyse Golob, Alexandra Durcikova, and Jay Nunamaker. 2013. Reasons and Resolve to Cross the Line: A Post-Apprehension Survey of Unauthorized Immigrants along the U.S.-Mexico Border. Tucson, Arizona: National Center for Border Security and Immigration (BORDERS).



Jenkins, Jeffrey L., Grimes, Mark, Proudfoot, Jeff and Lowry, Paul Benjamin. Improving Password Cyber-Security Through Inexpensive and Minimally Invasive Means: Detecting and Deterring Password Reuse Through Keystroke-Dynamics Monitoring and Just-in-Time Fear Appeals. Information Technology for Development, June 2013.


Conference Proceedings:

Grimes, Mark; Jenkins, Jeffrey; Valacich, Joe, "Exploring the Effect of Arousal and Valence on Mouse Interaction," 2013 International Conference for Information Systems (ICIS), Milan, Italy. December 15-18, 2013 (forthcoming).

Grimes, Mark and Dror, Moshe, “Observations on Strategies for Goofspiel.” 2013 IEEE Conference on Computational Intelligence and Games (CIG), Niagara Falls, Ontario, Canada.  August 11-13, 2013.

G. M. Grimes, J. L. Jenkins, and J. S. Valacich, “Assessing Credibility by Monitoring Changes in Typing Behavior: The Keystroke Dynamics Deception Detection Model,” HICSS-46 Symposium on Credibility Assessment and Information Quality in Government and Business, 46th Annual Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences (HICSS), Maui, Hawaii, January 7-10, 2013.


Professional Memberships:

Association for Information Systems (AIS)
Association for Computing Machinery (ACM)
Association of Information Technology Professionals (AITP)
Beta Gamma Sigma



Ph.D. - University of Arizona, 2015 (expected)
MBA - Belmont University, Business Negotiation and Mediation, 2010
BBA - University of Mississippi, Management Information Systems, 2003


Professional Experience:

Senior Systems Engineer/VP, Bank of New York Mellon, 2005 - 2011
Adjunct Instructor of Business, Belmont University, 2006 - 2007
Enterprise Technologist, First Horizon National Corporation, 2005
Windows Enterprise Architect, International Paper, 2003 - 2005
Information Services Intern, International Paper, 2002
Web Developer, University of Mississippi School of Business Administration, 2000 - 2003
Support Analyst, Network-One Internet Service Provider, 1997 - 1999