Ph.D., Purdue University, 1972; M.S., Purdue University, 1968; A.B., Rockhurst College, 1966
Data driven forecasts, decision support systems for forecasting, document management systems, management control systems
US Department of Labor; Halliburton; Economic Litigators; Vanguard Health Systems, Sony Electronics, and others.
“Cognitive Feedforward and Feedback as Substitutes for Conscientiousness." Targeted for Communications of the Association for Information Systems. With Tam McCreeless and Michael Goul.
"The Benefits and Costs of Using Metadata to Improve Enterprise Document Search." Submitted to Information Systems Research. With Karen Coral, David Schuff, and Greg Schymik.
"A Framework for Encapsulating the Context and Findings of Research Studies." Targeted for Management Information Systems Quarterly. With Degan Kettles and Uday Kulkarni.
Academic Positions Held
Arizona State University: 1969-- 1975 and 1982 -- present
Professional Positions Held
Senior Budget Analyst, Executive Budget Office, Arizona Department of Administration, November 1981 to August 1982; Manager, Unemployment Insurance (UI) Research and Reports Section, Arizona Department of Economic Security, June 1977 to November 1981; Principal/Manager, St. Louis and Associates, Economic and Statistical Consultants, June 1975 to June 1977.
“Realizing the benefits of Enterprise Performance Management Systems” Proceedings of the 3rd Business Intelligence Congress, December 15-16, 2012, Orlando, Florida. With Jeremy Glassman.
“The Effectiveness of Shallow Hierarchies for Document Stores” Proceedings of the 18th AIS Americas Conference on Information Systems, August 9-11, 2012, Seattle, Washington. With Karen Corral, Greg Schymik, and David Schuff.
"An Empirical Examination of the Impact of ICT Investments on Future Levels of Institutionalized Democracy and Foreign Direct Investment in Emerging Societies," Journal of the Association for Information Systems, Vol. 13, No. 3 (March 2012). With Haluk Demirkan, Michael Goul, and Dan Soper.
“Mitigating Selective Filtering’s Polarizing Effect on Web 2.0 Content” Proceedings of the 17th AIS Americas Conference on Information Systems, August 4-7, 2011, Detroit, Michigan. With David Schuff and Ozgur Turetken.
“Strategies for Improving the Efficacy of Fusion Question Answering Systems,” International Journal of Business Intelligence Research, Vol. 2, No. 1 (January-March, 2011), pp. 46-63. With Jose Flores, Julie Smith David, and Gregory Schymik
“The Business Value of Green IT,” Journal of Strategic Innovation and Sustainability, Vol. 6, No. 4 (Winter, 2010), pp. 9-15. With Joseph Cazier and Benjamin Shao.
“Green Business and Online Price Premiums: Will Consumers Pay More to Purchase from Environmentally Friendly Technology Companies?” Proceedings of the 16th AIS Americas Conference on Information Systems, August 12-15, 2010, Lima, Peru. With Joseph Cazier and Ben Shao.
“Strategies for Document Management,” International Journal of Business Intelligence Research, Vol. 1, No. 1 (January 2010), pp. 64-83. With Karen Corral, David Schuff, and Gregory Schymik.
An Empirical Examination of the Impact of ICT Investments on Future Levels of Institutionalized Democracy and Foreign Direct Investment in Developing Countries
Journal of the Association for Information Systems
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CIS 506 - Business Database Systems
Hierarchical, network, relational, and other recent data models for database systems. Processing issues such as concurrency control, query optimization, and distributed processing.
CIS 593 - Applied Project
Preparation of a supervised applied project that is a graduation requirement in some professional majors.