Ajay Vinze

Professor Emeritus
Academic Professional
TEMPE Campus
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Biography

Job Title
Earl and Gladys Davis Distinguished Professor of Business 
& Associate Dean International Programs

 

Education
Ph.D., University of Arizona, Tucson, 1988; MBA, University of Connecticut, Storrs,1984; B.Comm (Honors), University of Delhi,1980

Research Areas
Strategic Applications and Implications of Information and Communication Technology - Latin American, East European/Balkan and a South/Southeast Asian Focus; Sustainability and Water Policy; Collaborative Decision Making; IT and Public Health - Disaster Preparedness and Response

Recent Consulting
Economic Impact of Infectious Diseases (2010 to 2012), H1N1 Vaccine Distribution Project (2009 to 2010) - the Maricopa County Department of Public Health; Managing demand surges in information supply chains (2005-08) IBM Corporation; Super bowl Public Health and Healthcare Workgroup for Superbowl XLII in Glendale (2007-08)

Current Projects
Irfan E. Kanat, Paul Steinbart and Ajay Vinze BitCoin: Fad or Disruptive Innovation; Gunwoon Lee, Benjamin Shao and Ajay Vinze The Role of Information and Communication Technologies in Transition Economies; Erik Johnston, Rashmi Krishnamurthy and Ajay Vinze Collaborative Decision Making for Sustainable Outcomes: A focus on Water Issues

Academic Positions Held
W. P. Carey School of Business, Arizona State University. Previous Appointment: Lowry Mays School of Business, Texas A&M University 1988-98

Career and Recent Professional Awards; Teaching Awards
Faculty Excellence Award - Defining Edge Research and Creative Work - Professional Application, Arizona State University, 2012; Fulbright Senior Specialist (2008-2013); Faculty Research Award (joint with Raghu Santanam), IBM Research, 2005, 2006 and 2007; SAS Institute's Enterprise Computing Award (1999)

Professional Leadership
Keynote speaker - Investment and Development Agency of Latvia, Riga, Latvia (2011); Keynote speaker - International Conference on Information Technology Interfaces (ITI), Cavtat/Dubrovnik, Croatia (2011); Keynote speaker Doctoral Consortium, Consejo Latinoamericano de Escuelas de Administraci�n, Cartagena, Columbia (2010); Co-Chair, Americas Conference on Information Systems (2010); Guest editor (with Raghu Santanam) The International Journal of Human-Computer Studies (2007); Guest editor (with Sal March and Raghu Santanam) JAIS (2007); Member Executive Leadership Team to define the Roadmap for Health-e connection per the Governors Executive Order (2005-25) - State of Arizona (2005-06)

Corporate and Public Sector Leadership
Disease Burden of Communicable Diseases  Impact for Maricopa County and Arizona (2011); Arizona Health Information Privacy Project Leader (2007); Autonomic computing  IBM (2005-06); Knowledge Management Guide for US Army  ISEC (2004); FA/FI  Intel (2004)?

Representative Publications
Arora, H., Raghu, T.S. and Vinze, A. Decision Support for Containing Pandemic Propagation, ACM Transactions on Management Information Systems, Vol 2(4), December 2011.

Arora, H. and Raghu, T.S and Vinze, A. Resource allocation for demand surge mitigation during disaster response, Decision Support Systems: The International Journal, Vol 50(1), December 2010, pp. 304-315

Sen, S., Raghu, T. S., and Vinze, A., "Demand Heterogeneity in IT Infrastructure Services: Modeling and Evaluation of a Dynamic Approach to Defining Service Level Agreements," Information Systems Research, Volume 20 (2), June 2009, pp. 258-276.

Furukawa, M., Raghu, T. S., Spaulding, T., Vinze, A., "Adoption of Health Information Technology for Medication Safety in U.S. Hospitals," Health Affairs, May/June 2008; 27(3): 865-875.

Lynda M. Applegate, Ajay Vinze, T. S. Raghu and Minu Ipe Transforming Arizonas Healthcare System: Developing and Implementing the Health-e Connection Roadmap (with) Harvard Business School Publishing Case Study #N9808-072. December 2007

Research Activity

Courses

Summer 2016
Course NumberCourse Title
MGT 591Seminar
Spring 2016
Course NumberCourse Title
CIS 591Seminar
MGT 594Conference and Workshop
Summer 2015
Course NumberCourse Title
MGT 591Seminar
Spring 2015
Course NumberCourse Title
CIS 591Seminar
MGT 591Seminar
MGT 594Conference and Workshop
Summer 2014
Course NumberCourse Title
MGT 591Seminar
Spring 2014
Course NumberCourse Title
MGT 591Seminar
MGT 594Conference and Workshop
Fall 2013
Course NumberCourse Title
CIS 591Seminar
MGT 594Conference and Workshop
Summer 2013
Course NumberCourse Title
MGT 591Seminar
Spring 2013
Course NumberCourse Title
CIS 591Seminar
MGT 591Seminar
MGT 594Conference and Workshop
Fall 2012
Course NumberCourse Title
CIS 591Seminar
MGT 594Conference and Workshop
CIS 791Seminar