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Information Technology Department

The Kogod School of Business Department of Information Technology teaches management information systems, IT consulting, technology management, management science, statistics, and production and operations management. The department faculty is known for its research into the global dimensions of technology including global teams, global management, and offshoring.

Department Chair

J. Alberto Espinosa

J. Alberto Espinosa

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Professor

Dr. Espinosa is the Chair of the Information Technology Department, a Professor of Information Technology and a Kogod Research Professor. His research focuses on coordination and performance in global technical projects that span multipe global bound... [More]

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Department Faculty

Frank Armour

Frank Armour

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Assistant Professor

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Attilio Bonaccorso

Attilio Bonaccorso

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Adjunct Instructor



Craig Brown

Craig Brown

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Adjunct Instructor

Prof. Brown is currently the Vice President of Business Systems at ZeniMax Media a global game development studio and publishing company. Mr. Brown is the leader of ZeniMax’s global business systems organization. He is currently focusing on integrati... [More]



Ozden Engin Cakici

Ozden Engin Cakici

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Assistant Professor

Dr. Cakici's primary research and teaching interests lie in the area of operations management and information technology particularly including healthcare operations, supply chain management and economics of information technology. His research metho... [More]

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Erran Carmel

Erran Carmel

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Interim Dean, Kogod School of Business

Professor Carmel teaches information technology (IT). His research area is the globalization of technology work: global software teams, offshoring of IT, and emerging software industries.His recent book, 2011, is “I'm Working While They're Sleeping: ... [More]

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William DeLone

William DeLone

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Professor

Professor DeLone is a Kogod Eminent Professor of Information Technology. He has served as the Acting Dean, the Senior Associate Dean, Dean of Graduate Programs and Chair of the Department of Information Technology. He also served as Chair of American... [More]

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J. Alberto Espinosa

J. Alberto Espinosa

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Professor

Dr. Espinosa is the Chair of the Information Technology Department, a Professor of Information Technology and a Kogod Research Professor. His research focuses on coordination and performance in global technical projects that span multipe global bound... [More]

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202-885-1958
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Rod Fontecilla

Rod Fontecilla

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Adjunct Professorial Lecturer



Richard Gibson

Richard Gibson

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Associate Professor

Rick Gibson has more than 30 years of teaching and industry experience with complex information systems. Prior to joining AU, he spent several years teaching in Europe and Asia.

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Michael Ginzberg

Michael Ginzberg

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Professor

Michael J. Ginzberg joined the Kogod School of Business in July 2011. A scholar with expertise in management and information systems, Ginzberg has written and edited extensively on the subject with more than 50 published articles, books, chapters, an... [More]

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Itir Karaesmen Aydin

Itir Karaesmen Aydin

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Associate Professor

Personal page: http://auapps.american.edu/~karaesme

202-885-1948
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Jill Klein

Jill Klein

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Executive in Residence

Professor Klein brings more than 30 years of IT and banking management experience to the classroom. Jill Klein serves as the Assistant Dean for Digital Initiatives and New Programs at the Kogod School of Business which includes Onlinebusiness@america... [More]

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Lilian Ladd

Lilian Ladd

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Adjunct Instructor

Professor Ladd brings over a decade of emerging technology and business expertise to Kogod and as an adjunct faculty member teaches multiple technology and business courses each academic year. Ladd possesses a variety of leadership experiences in st... [More]



Gwanhoo Lee

Gwanhoo Lee

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Associate Professor

Professor Lee teaches project management to MBA students and digital leadership/strategy and edge of IT to undergraduate students. His primary research areas include software project management, social media, open innovation, open government, busines... [More]

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Raluca Monet

Raluca Monet

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Adjunct Instructor

Professor Monet is currently the Sales Enablement Director for the Google Center of Excellence at Unisys. Areas of expertise include strategic planning, organizational transformation, operational management, process improvement, and performance measu... [More]



Joseph Mortati

Joseph Mortati

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Executive in Residence

Joseph Mortati instructs in the areas of information systems and operations management. He began his career serving in the U.S. Air Force flying supersonic fighters where he was an instructor and Joint Training Project Manager. Upon moving to the pri... [More]

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Emma Nordback

Emma Nordback

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Scholar in Residence



Daryl Sharpe

Daryl Sharpe

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Adjunct Instructor



Jay Simon

Jay Simon

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Assistant Professor



In Soo Son

In Soo Son

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Scholar in Residence



Leif Ulstrup

Leif Ulstrup

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Executive in Residence

Leif is an Executive-in-Residence in the Information Technology Department of The Kogod School of Business. Leif is an experienced senior executive with a proven track record adapting emerging technology and management innovations to achieve signific... [More]



Edward Wasil

Edward Wasil

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Professor

Professor Wasil is a well-known scholar in the areas of network optimization and applications of decision-aiding methods. He has published more than 100 technical articles in a wide variety of academic outlets including Production and Operations Mana... [More]

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Research Center

The Center for Information Technology in the Global Economy (CITGE) is led by members of the Information Technology Department and facilitates collaborative research with corporate partners.

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ITEC Council

The Information and Technology Executive Council provides leadership and a forum to distinguish the Information Technology Programs.

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