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

Business School, University of Colorado Denver
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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 Dynamic Capabilities in Responding to Digital Disruption: A Factor Based Study of the Newspaper Industry," Journal of Management Information Systems, Forthcoming 2015 (co-author).
  • "Perceptions and Attitudes Toward Online Mapping Services," Journal of Computer Information Systems, Forthcoming 2015 (co-author).
  • "Corporate Entrepreneurship, Disruptive Business Model Innovation Adoption, and its Performance: The Case of Newspaper Industry" Long Range Planning, Forthcoming 2015 (co-author)
  • "The University of Colorado Digital Health Consortium Initiative: A Collaborative Model of Education, Research and Service", Journal of Commercial Biotechnology, 20 (3), 31-37, 2014 (co-author).
  • "Business Decision-Making Using Geospatial Data: A Research Framework and Literature Review." Special Issue Axioms of Decision Support System, Axioms 3, no. 1: 10-30, December 2013. (co-author).
  • 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
  • Outstanding 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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