Ronald Gatewood, PhD
A native of Columbus, MS Ronald L. Gatewood Jr., is a proven technology leader with over 10 years of Information Technology experience. He currently serves as Desktop Support Manager in the Information Technology Services department at Mississippi State University. He is a Ph.D. graduate majoring in Instructional Technology Program.
His research interest includes technology integration and the digital divide. His dissertation is entitled “High school teacher’s acceptance of technology and privacy concerns in the 1:1 Initiative Laptop Program”. He also completed his M.S. in Instructional Technology and B.S. in Information Technology Services at Mississippi State University. Ronald is a military veteran who served in the Iraq War. He also enjoys volunteering in the community, mentoring the youth, and mentoring those that are interested in the technology field.