Department of Operations and IS
Rohit Aggarwal
Associate Professor

Rohit Aggarwal is an Associate Professor of Information Systems at the David Eccles School of Business, University of Utah. He is an applied statistician and an econometrician by training.

Syd Hashem Alavi
Ph.D. Student
Krishnan Anand
Associate Professor

Krishnan S. Anand is Associate Professor of Operations and Information Systems and David Eccles Scholar at the David Eccles School of Business at the University of Utah. Prior to joining the Eccles faculty, he was a faculty member at the Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, and the Kellogg Graduate School of Management, Northwestern University.

Hina Baig
Senior Career Counselor

Hina is a Sr. Career Counselor in the information systems space and provides career advice to both IS and MSIS students. She holds an MBA from the Lahore University of Management Sciences.

Nitin Bakshi
Associate Professor
Elizabeth Baldridge
Academic Advising Coordinator

Elizabeth Baldridge joined the Eccles School of Business in July 2016 after earning her M.S. Ed. from the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse and BA in English from Coastal Carolina University.

Jan Bents
Administrative Program Coordinator

Jan is committed to working with students throughout the application and admissions process, as well as being an advocate for graduate students in the Information Systems department.

Bradden Blair
Assistant Professor/Lecturer, Director of IS Programs

Bradden is passionate about leveraging technology to achieve strategic objectives and maintain a competitive advantage. He is an experienced information technologist, and an advocate for open source technology and agile development.

Mike Boyle
Assistant Professor (Lecturer)

Mike is an Assistant Professor (Lecturer) of Information Systems. He teaches courses on the application of analytics and related technologies within organizations.

Laurie Bragg
MSIS Academic Program Manager

Laurie has spent her professional life in education, and has been at the Eccles School since 2009.

Michael Brammer
Senior Career Counselor / Instructor

Mike currently works with the Operations Management majors, the Opportunity Scholars & Business Scholars programs, teaches BUS 3000-Careers in Business & advises various student clubs & organizations.

Gunther Branham
Associate Instructor
Cathy Brown
Academic Advising Coordinator
Raven Clissold
Academic Advising Coordinator

Raven is a Graduate Admissions Coordinator for the MSIS and MSBA programs at the David Eccles School of Business.

Wagner Damiani
Visiting Professor
Chris Dansie
Assistant Professor (Lecturer)

Dr. Dansie has over 20 years experience in architecting, developing, securing and operating information technology solutions.

Manu Goyal
Assistant Professor

Manu Goyal is an Assistant Professor in Operations Management. Manu’s research focusses on information flows in supply chains, information leakage, innovation, and flexibility.

Paul Hu

Paul Hu is a David Eccles Chair Professor in the Department of Operations and Information Systems. His research interests include technology use, evaluations, and impacts, business intelligence and analytics information technology in health care, technology implementation in organizations, and e-commerce.

Michael King
Assistant Professor (Lecturer)

Michael King is an assistant professor in the David Eccles School of Business at the University of Utah. He has 20+ years of technical and managerial experience as a systems and network engineer.

Xiao Liu
Assistant Professor
Robin Lynch
Administrative Program Coordinator
Dave Norwood
Technologist in Residence
Jaelynn Oh
Assistant Professor

Jaelynn Oh is an Assistant Professor in the Operations & Information Systems.

Chong Oh
Assistant Professor (Lecturer)

Dr. Oh teaches dynamic web development, emerging web technology, database fundamentals, and introduction to IS.

Mark Parker
Associate Dean of Programs, Professor (Lecturer)

As associate dean of programs Dr. Parker is responsible for all academic programs offered at the Eccles School.

Nabita Penmetsa
Assistant Professor

Nabita is an Assistant Professor in the Operations group at Eccles School of Business, University of Utah.

Taft Price
Assistant Professor (Lecturer)
Vandana Ramachandran
Assistant Professor

Vandana Ramachandran is an Assistant Professor in the Operations & Information Systems Department. She examines information consumption of online consumers and the digitization of information and teaches Information Systems Analysis.

Dana Romero
Ph.D. Student
Glen Schmidt
David Eccles Professor of Business

Glen Schmidt focuses on New Product Development and Supply Chain Management. His research and teaching have won numerous awards at INFORMS, POM, and the DESB.

Olivia Sheng
Presidential Professor, Emma Eccles Jones President's Chair in Business

Olivia R. Liu Sheng is Presidential Professor and Emma Eccles Jones Presidential Chair of Information Systems at the David Eccles School of Business, University of Utah.

Joe Sindad
Senior Career Coach

 Joe is the Sr. Career Coach for students enrolled in the undergraduate IS and MSBA programs.

Sankar Srinivasan
Asisstant Professor (Lecturer)
Nicholas Sullivan
Ph.D. Student

Mr. Sullivan is a second year Ph.D. student in Business Administration with an emphasis in Information Systems.

Dr. Sue Sundar
Assistant Professor, Lecturer, Director of Operations Management Program
Weiyu Tsai
Associate Professor, Lecturer

Weiyu Tsai is an associate professor of the Department of Operations and Information Systems. His research has been published in top academic journals and teaching classes on data analysis.

Don Wardell
Chair & Professor

Dr. Wardell is Francis A. Madsen Scholar at the Eccles School. His teaching and research interests are in quantitative applications to business, including analytics, quality and service operations.