Full-time Faculty


Shilpa Balan (Ph.D., University of Mississippi)
Research: Business Intelligence, Big Data, Health Informatics, E-Learning and M-Learning; Teaching: Business Intelligence, Data Analytics, System Analysis & Design, Mobile Application Development, Decision Support Systems, Database Design, Programming Languages


Nandakumar Ganesan (Ph.D., University of Birmingham, England)
Computer communication and networking; multimedia development; e-learning and technology mediated learning Teaching: Computer communications and networking; internet communications; hardware and software; database design


David A. Gadish (Ph.D., University of Guelph, Canada)
Spatial analysis, spatial data uncertainty, computer graphics, CAD, GIS and Software Engineering.


Adam Huarng (Ph.D., University of Memphis)
Software engineering, database design, information requirement analysis, e-commerce strategy, and management information systems


Joseph C. Otto (Ed.D., Memphis State University)
Computer programming; e-commerce; web design; microcomputer applications; methodology in teaching accounting


Parviz Partow-Navid (Ph.D., University of Texas, Austin)
Object-oriented programming, database/data warehouse design, data mining, e-commerce, e-learning, quantitative methods


Jose Perez-Carballo (Ph.D., New York University)
Information retrieval; human computer interaction; natural language processing; human and computer document indexing; knowledge representation


Ludwig Slusky (Ph.D., Academy of Municipal Economy, Russia)
Cyber Security and Information Privacy; database/data warehousing design and administration; organizational Capability Maturity Model Integration (CMMI) and process improvement; MIS; and e-learning


Ming Wang (Ph.D. Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, IL)
Database design and implementation, e-business application development, object-relational technology, programming languages, e-commerce strategies, software engineering and information system development.


Knox B. Wasley (M.B.A., University of Colorado, MS Claremont Graduate University, CPA, CISA, CDP)
Systems analysis and design; auditing controls; programming; entrepreneurship


Jongwook Woo (Ph.D., University of Southern California)
Business and m-Commerce Architecture; Parallel and Distributed Computing; Network Communications on IPv6; Programming Language: Java, C++, .NET, XML (VoiceXML, WML)


Song Xing (Ph.D., George Mason University)
Internet traffic and performance measurement; communication networks; importance sampling simulations of stochastic systems; speech and image processing; communication systems


FERP Faculty


Mohammad Ayati (Ph.D., University of California, Los Angeles)
Management information systems; quantitative management science


Adam Reed (Ph.D., University of Oregon)
Cognitive aspects of user interactions; mobile and ubiquitous computing; object-oriented technologies; languages, protocols, and operating systems; epistemology, ontology, and history of human use and development of information systems.