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University of Colorado Denver Business School, offering Bachelor, MBA, MS, and PhD degrees

Business School, University of Colorado Denver
 


Jahangir Karimi, Professor of Information Systems, Director of Information Systems Programs

Education

  • PhD Information Systems, University of Arizona
  • MS Information Systems, University of Arizona
  • BS Managerial Economics, School of Mathematics and Managerial Economics

Courses Taught

  • Analysis and Logical Design ISMG4600
  • Systems Analysis and Design ISMG6060
  • Business Intelligence Systems ISMG6220
  • Software Project Management ISMG6260
  • Systems Integration and Client Server Computing ISMG6280

Areas of Expertise

  • IT-enabled E-Business transformation and new business models
  • Systems Integration, Client-Server Computing, and Data Warehousing
  • Information System Strategy, Planning, and Management
  • Information Systems Modeling, Analysis, and Design Techniques
  • Information Engineering and Information Architecture Design
  • Software Engineering and Reusability

Professional History

Academic Experience

  • Discipline Director, Information Systems Program and Professor, University of Colorado at Denver, 1997-present
  • Director of IT Professional Program for US WEST, 1999-2000
  • Visiting Lecturer, Department of Computer Science, University of Hong Kong, 1993-94
  • Associate Professor (with tenure), University of Colorado at Denver, 1991
  • Invited Specialist, Systems Analysis and Design, Fudan University, Shanghai, China, 1989-90
  • Assistant Professor, University of Colorado at Denver, 1984-90
  • Assistant Professor, University of Cincinnati, 1983-84
  • Research Assistant, University of Arizona, 1981-83
  • Teaching Assistant, University of Arizona, 1979-81
  • Associate Faculty, Pima Community College, Tucson, 1981-83
  • Lab Assistant, University of Arizona, Departments of Management Information Systems and Computer Science, 1978-79

Selected Publications

  • The Role of ERP Implementation in Enabling Digital Options: A Theoretical and Empirical Analysis,” International Journal of Electronic Commerce, (13:3), pp. 7-42,  Spring 2009, (co-author)

  • “The Role of Information Systems Resources in ERP Capability Building and Business Process Outcomes,”  Journal of Management Information Systems, (24:2), Fall 2007, pp. 221-260 (co-author).
  • “The Impact of ERP Implementation on Business Process Outcomes: A Factor-based Study,” Journal of Management Information Systems, (24:1), Summer 2007, pp.  101-134 (co-author).
  • "Impact of Environmental Uncertainty and Task Characteristics on User Satisfaction with Data," Information Systems Research, 2004.
  • "Confirmatory Factor Analysis for End User Computing Satisfaction Instrument: Replication within an ERP Domain," Decision Sciences, 2003
  • "Impact of Information Technology Management Practices on Customer Service," Journal of Management Information Systems, 2001 (co-author)
  • "The Effects of MIS Steering Committees on Information Technology Management Sophistication," Journal of Management Information Systems, 2000 (co-author)
  • "A Study on the Usage of Computer and Communication Technologies for Telecommuting," IEEE Transactions on Engineering Management, 2000 (co-author)
  • "A Software Design Technique for Client -Server Applications," Concurrency: Practice and Experience, 1999
  • "Asset-based System and Software System Development-Frame-Based Approach," Information and Software Technology, 1998 (co-author)
  • "Alignment of A Firm's Competitive Strategy and Information Management Sophistication: The Missing Link," IEEE Transactions on Engineering Management, 1997 (co-author)
  • "Software Maintenance Support for Knowledge-Based Systems," Journal of Systems and Software, 1996 (co-author)
  • "The Congruence between a Firm's Competitive Strategy and Information Technology Leader's Rank and Role," Journal of Management Information Systems, 1996 (co-author)
  • "Impact of Competitive Strategy and Information Technology Maturity on Firms' Strategic Response to Globalization," Journal of Management Information Systems, 1996 (co-author)
  • "A Partitioning Technique for Concurrent Software Design," Journal of Systems and Software, 1996 (co-author)
  • "Telecommuting: Problems Associated with Telecommunications Technologies and Their Capabilities," IEEE Transactions on Engineering Management, 1995 (co-author)
  • "Globalization and Information Management Strategies," Journal of Management Information Systems, 1991 (co-author)
  • "An Asset-based Systems Development Approach to Software Reusability," MIS Quarterly, 1990
  • "User Interface Design from a Real-time Perspective," Communications of the ACM, 1988 (co-author)
  • "A Framework for Comparing Information Engineering Methods," MIS Quarterly, 1988 (co-author)
  • "Strategic Planning for Information Systems: Requirements and Information Engineering Methods," Journal of Management Information Systems, 1988
  • "An Automated Software Design Assistant," IEEE Transactions on Software Engineering, 1988 (co-author)
  • "An Automated Software Design Methodology Using CAPO," Journal of Management Information Systems, 1987

Current Research

  • Information technology management in national and international environments
  • Information systems modeling, analysis and design
  • Software engineering
  • IT-enabled e-business transformation
  • New e-business models

Achievements and Honors

  • Recipient of the 2013 Laube Impact Award​
  • Recipient of the Business School outstanding research award. 2006
    Recipient of the “Accenture Term Professorship” award for excellence in research, teaching, and service contributions during the last 5 years. 2004- Present
    Recipient of  UCHSC Clinical Science Program “Special Contribution Award” for establishing Clinical Science Program Health IT track and for contribution on the Clinical Science Program Advisory Board. 2004
  • Outsatnding Service Award, University of Colorado Denver Business School, 2004.
  • Outstanding Research Award, University of Colorado Denver Business School, 2002
  • Outstanding Service Award, University of Colorado Denver Business School, 2000
  • Outstanding Research Award, University of Colorado Denver Business School, 1997
  • One of top 5 most prolific authors in Information Systems 1986-90 and 1987-91, MIS Interrupt, 1992
  • Outstanding Research Award, University of Colorado Denver Business School, 1989
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