Ph.D. Management Information Systems & Decision Sciences, The University of Memphis, 1993.
M.S. Mathematical Sciences, Computer Science and Statistics concentrations, The University of Memphis, 1988.
B.E. Engineering, University of Baroda, India, 1986.
Dean, College of Business Administration, The University of Akron, 2010 - present
Interim Dean, College of Business Administration, The University of Akron, 2009 – 2010
Chair, Management Department, College of Business Administration, The University of Akron, 2005 – 2010
Director, Center for Information Technologies and e-Business, College of Business Administration, The University of Akron, 2003-2005
Professor, Management and Information Systems, The University of Akron, 2002
Associate Professor, Management and Information Systems, The University of Akron, 1999
Assistant Professor, Information Systems, North Carolina A&T State University, 1995
Assistant Professor, Computer Information Systems, Southern Arkansas University, 1993
“Risk Zones and Longshot Bias: An Exploratory Analysis” International Journal of Applied Decision Sciences (in press), with A. Chandra and B. Rajagopalan.
“Information Flow Parameters for Organizational Processes” Communications of the ACM, 46, 2, 2003, with A. Chandra and B. Rajagopalan.
“Benchmarking Data Mining Algorithms” Journal of Database Management, January-March 2002, 13, 1, 25-35, with B. Rajagopalan.
“Representational Congruence and Information Retrieval: An Extended Model of Cognitive Fit” Decision Support Systems, 25(1999), 271-288, with A. Chandra.
“Agent Behaviors in Virtual Negotiation Environments” The IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics, 29, 1, February 1999, 15-25, with A. Graesser and W. Pracht.
“User Cognitive Representations: The Case for an Object Oriented Model” The Journal of Systems and Software, vol. 43, 165-176, 1998, with A. Chandra.
“Financial Decision Support with Hybrid Genetic and Neural Based Modeling Tools” The European Journal of Operational Research (Special Issue - AI Tools for Decision Support Systems), 103 (1997), 339-349, with N. Kumar and B. Rajagopalan.
“Identifying the Causes of Resistance to IS Implementation: A Change Theory Perspective” Information & Management, 25, 1993, 327-335.