Amit V. Deokar is an Associate Professor of Information Systems in the College of Business and Information Systems at Dakota State University. He is associated with the graduate programs at DSU (primarily the doctorate program in Information Systems), which are available through both on campus and at distance modalities. He is currrently on the DSU University Research Committee. Dr. Deokar holds a doctorate in Management Information Systems from the University of Arizona. Dr. Deokar's recent research interests are in process management, collaboration processes and systems, and decision support systems. He has published in journals such as Journal of Management Information Systems, Communications of the AIS, The DATA BASE for Advances in Information Systems, Information Systems Frontiers, and IEEE Transactions, as well as presented at conferences such as International Conference on Information Systems (ICIS), Americas Conference on Information Systems (AMCIS), Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences (HICSS), and Annual Meeting of the Decision Sciences Institute (DSI). He serves as a reviewer for various leading journals and conferences in the field of Information Systems. He is a member of the editorial advisory board of Business Process Management Journal (BPMJ). He is currently serving as the Past-President of the Midwest Association for Information Systems (MWAIS), and has served as Program Co-Chair for MWAIS conferences in the past. He is also currently serving as the Secretary/Treasurer of the AIS Special Interest Group on Decision Support, Knowledge and Data Management Systems (SIGDSS). Dr. Deokar is a member of AIS, INFORMS, ACM, AAAI, and Sigma Xi.
Curriculum Vitae (updated January, 2013)
D.Sc. Program in IS : DSU offers a unique doctoral program in Information Systems with focus on applied research, and different specialization areas. Students interested in pursuing D.Sc.(IS) at DSU are welcome to contact Dr. Deokar through email mentioning their background, research interests, and career goals. Graduate research assistantships are available on a competitive basis for on-campus students.