Title: Professor of Management & Information Systems, Director of Center for Information Technologies & eBusiness (CITe) Department: Department of Management Office: CBA 367 Phone: (330) 972-8224 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Doctor of Philosophy, 1987, Georgia State University
Master of Science in Decision Sciences, 1983, Georgia State University Major: Decision Sciences
Master of Science, Bangalore University Major: Mathematics
Bachelor of Science, Bangalore University Majors: Physics, Chemistry, & Mathematics
Charted Associate of Indian Institute of Bankers (CAIIB), India
Professional & Academic Experience:
The University of Akron
Director, Center for IT & eBusiness, 2005-present
Professor of Management & Information Systems, 2002-present
Associate Professor of Management, 1994-2002
Assistant Professor of Management, 1989-1994
Pusan University of Foreign Studies, Pusan, South Korea
Exchange Professor, 2002
Eastern Kentucky University
Assistant Professor of MIS, 1987-1989
Georgia State University
Director, Decision Sciences laboratory
Statistical Consultant, Center for Educational Research
Graduate Teaching Assistant, Department of Decision Sciences
Enterprise Resource Planning
Management Information Systems
RFID, GIS, Study Abroad
Impact if IT in Organizations
Enterprise Resource Planning
Curriculum Issues in Management Information Systems
"RFID in US Hospitals: An Exploratory Investigation of Technology Adoption," Management Research Review, Accepted for publication. (with Dey, A. and Choi, J.H.)
"RFID adoption and implementation in warehousing," Management Research Review, Volume 35, Issue 10, 2012, pp. 904-926 (with Osyk, B., Srinivasan, M., and Dey, A.)
“Infusion of GIS and spatial analysis in business school curricula: A status report,” Journal of Informatics Education Research, December 2010, pp. 1–45. (with Ramakrishna, H. V., & Sarkar, A.).
"An Exploratory Study of RFID Adoption in the Paperboard Packaging Industry," Journal of Technology Management & Innovation, 2009, Vol. 3, Issue 4, Pages 96-110 (with Osyk, B).
"An Empirical Study of RFID Implementation in the Warehousing Industry," International Journal of Logistics Management, Volume 17, No. 1, June 2, 2006 (with Osyk, B.).
"Shaping of Moral Intensity Regarding Software Piracy: A Comparison Between Thailand and US Students," Journal of Business Ethics, January 2004, pp. 91-104 (with Kini, R. & Ramakrishna, H. V.).
"The Status of ERP Integration in Business School Curricula: Results of a Survey of Business Schools," Communications of the Association for Information Systems, Vol. 12, 2003, pp. 437-456 (with Bradford, M. & Chandra, A.).
"Digital Signature: Application Development Trends in e-Business" Journal of Electronic Commerce Research, Vol. 4, No. 3, 2003 (with Shiralkar, P.).
"An Exploratory Study of Moral Intensity Regarding Software Piracy of Students in Thailand," Behavior and Information Technology, Vol. 22, No. 1, 2003, pp. 63-70 (with Kini, R. & Ramakrishna, H. V.).
"Integrating Oracle ERP into Business Curricula: Challenges and Measurement of Student Outcomes," The review of business Information Systems, Vol. 6, No. 4, 2002, pp. 17-25 (with Bradford, M. & Chandra, A.).
"A Framework for Determining Success Factors of an E-Commerce Initiative," Journal of Internet Commerce, Volume 1, Number. 2, 2002, pp. 63-75 (Bhatia, G.)
"Graduate E-Business Program Design and Evaluation." Journal of Computer Information Systems, Volume 42, Number 1, Fall 2001, pp. 58-64 (with Dunning, K. A., Krovi, R., & Kahai, P.).
"E-Commerce Content in Business School Curriculum: Opportunities and Challenges." The Internet and Higher Education, No. 3, 2001, pp. 154-160 (with Krovi, R.).
"Master’s of Science Programs in Information Systems: Match between the Model Curriculum and Existing Programs." Journal of Information Systems Education, Volume 12, Number 1, 2001, pp. 23-30 (with Ramakrishna, H. V.).
"Shaping of Moral Intensity Regarding Software Piracy in University Students: Immediate Community effects." Journal of Computer Information Systems, Volume 41, Number 4, Summer 2001, pp. 47-51 (with Ramakrishna, H. V. & Kini, R.).
"Status of Master’s Program in Information Systems." Journal of Computer Information Systems, Vol. 41, No. 2, Winter 2000-2001, pp. 16-22 (with Ramakrishna, H. V.).
"Motivational Factors, Characteristics, and Computer Skills of MBA Students In Web-Based Courses." Journal of Computer Information Systems, Vol. 41, No. 2, Winter 2000-2001, pp. 95-98 (Dunning, K. A.).
"Impact of E-Commerce on Entrepreneurs and Small Businesses: Opportunities, Challenges, and Strategies." Entrepreneurial Executives, Vol. 5, 2000, pp. 57-81 (Finkle, T. A., Dunning, K. A., Krovi, R., & Kahai, P.).
"Developing Asynchronous MBA Courses On The WWW." Internet and Higher Education, Vol. 2, No. 2-3, 2000, pp. 135-144 (with Dunning, K. A., Turk, P., & Durst, D.).
"An Empirical Study of Software Piracy and Moral Intensity Among University Students." Journal of Computer Information Systems, Vol. 40, No. 3, Spring 2000, pp. 62-72 (with Ranjan Kini & Anna Rominger ).
Best paper award, AIS Educator Conference, 2002.
Instructional Innovation Award, CBA, University of Akron, 1997.
Best Paper Award, Academy of Business Administration International Conference, 1994.
Member of Alpha Iota Delta, National Honorary in Decision Sciences.
Member of Beta Gamma Sigma, National Honorary in Business Administration.
Listed in the International Directory of Business and Management Scholars and Research, Harvard Business School Press, 1995-96.