World Scientific, an international publisher which specializes in texts adopted by the likes of Harvard and Stanford universities, has just released “Technology and the Disruption of Higher Education”–based on Professor Henry C. Lucas, Jr.’s recently self-published book.
Decision, Operations & Information Technologies
Ziwei began the program in Fall 2016. Her research interests include mathematical modeling and data mining.
Huan began the program in Fall 2016. His research interests include project scheduling, supply chain management, and sharing economy.
Mikhail began the program in Fall 2016. His research interests include interdisciplinary applications of machine learning techniques and econometrics methods to explain the complex social phenomena within information systems research domain.
Jaehoon began the program in Fall 2016. Her research interest includes technology strategy and innovation. She wants to examine how Information Technology (IT) transforms the technology strategy and innovation in business models, platforms, products, and services. Before joining SmithPhD, Jaehoon had worked for LG Economic Research Institute, Samsung Electronics and UNESCO Bangkok.
The University of Maryland’s Robert H. Smith School of Business is happy to welcome six new full-time faculty members for the 2016-2017 academic year.
Courtney Paulson is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Decision, Operations and Information Technologies. She received her B.S. in Statistics from the University of Central Florida in 2011 and her Ph.D. in Business Administration (Statistics) from the University of Southern California in 2016. Her research focuses on applications of statistical methodology to interdisciplinary problems, such as marketing research and systems analysis. As such, she has worked with researchers across many domains, including both in business areas (e.g.
Professor G. 'Anand' Anandalingam is the Ralph J. Tyser Professor of Management Science at the Robert H. Smith School of Business at the University of Maryland. He was Dean of Imperial College Business School at Imperial College London from August 2013 to July 2016. Previously he was Dean of the Smith School of Business at Maryland from 2007 to 2013. Before joining Smith in 2001, Anand was at the University of Pennsylvania for nearly 15 years where he was a professor in both the Penn Engineering School and the Wharton School of Business.
Front-line protection of U.S. communities against disease epidemics relies on seamless information sharing between public health officials and doctors, plus the wherewithal to act on that data. But health departments have faltered in this mission by lacking guidance to effectively strategize about appropriate IT investments. And Smith School researchers say incidents like the current Zika crisis bring the issue to the forefront. Read more...