Dr. Scott Sittig

Dr. Scott Sittig

Assistant Professor
Information Systems and Technology Department


  • PhD - University of Texas Health Science Center, Biomedical Informatics, 2017
  • MHI - Louisiana Tech University, Health Informatics, 2012
  • BS - University of Louisiana at Lafayette, Health Information Management, 2003

Research Interests

Developing and implementing applied health informatics methods/tools to advance consumer health informatics, patient engagement and chronic disease management.   He is also interested in leveraging big data to improve healthcare delivery systems and advancing health disparities research.     

Teaching Experience

Positions Held:

  • Assistant Professor, University of South Alabama (2014 – Present).
  • Doctoral Student/Graduate Assistant, Auburn University (2009 – 2014).

Courses Taught:

  • HI 455 -  Health Data Management and Decision Support 
  • HI 410 -  Health Informatics
  • HI 300 -  Health Info Clinical Environments