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Joseph Mortati Professorial Lecturer Info Technology & Analytics

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(202) 885-1871 (Office)
KSB - Information Technology
Kogod - 36

Fall 2019 Office Hours

Tuesday: 11:15 AM to 12:15 PM
Wednesday: 10:30 AM to 12:00 PM and 1:00 to 3:00 PM
Friday: 11:15 AM to 12:15 PM
Other times by appointment

MBA, The Johns Hopkins University

BA, Rutgers University

BS, United States Air Force Academy

Joseph Mortati instructs in the areas of information systems and operations and project management and serves on the Senate Faculty Committee on Information Services (CIS). He began his career serving in the U.S. Air Force flying F–4 Phantom supersonic fighters and managing joint training exercises. Upon moving to the private sector, he worked as an IT Project Manager and Analyst until starting his own IT consulting business. His clients included the United States Postal Service, Freddie Mac, Sprint–Nextel, Orange Business Services, Arbinet, and QMed Healthcare. His research area is analyzing cases of American aviators unaccounted–for from the Vietnam War and he is a founding member of the Center for MIA Research (CMR). He was previously an adjunct instructor at: The Johns Hopkins University Carey Business School, the University of Maryland's Technology Enterprise Institute (Mtech), and George Mason University's School of Business. He is the author of "Collision Course – How Good Business Decisions Sank the Titanic (and why you're making the same mistakes)".

Current Courses
ITEC-200 – The Edge of Information Technology
ITEC-355 – Production and Operations Management
ITEC-455 – Business Process Analysis
ITEC-616 – Information Systems (online and on-campus)
KSB630 – Business Capitals MBA Immersion

Previous Courses
American University – ITEC-617 – Information Systems
American University – ITEC-643 – Project Management (hybrid)
American University – MGMT-382 – Entrepreneurship and Innovation
George Mason University – MBA712 – Project Management
George Mason University – MIS-301 – Business Information Systems
George Mason University – MIS-330 – Systems Analysis and Design
George Mason University – MSOM-302 – Operations Management
George Mason University – MSOM-306 – Managing Projects and Operations
George Mason University – OM-301 – Operations Management
George Mason University – OM-493 – Management of Technology Projects
The Johns Hopkins University – BU.310.410 – Systems Analysis and Design
The Johns Hopkins University – BU.350.620 – Information Systems
The Johns Hopkins University – BU.680.620 – Operations Management
University of Maryland, College Park – ENES-463 – Strategies for Managing Innovation (online and on-campus)
University of Maryland, College Park – ENES-464 – International Entrepreneurship
University of Maryland, College Park – ENES-498 – Special Topics in Entrepreneurship
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