Madjid Tavana is a professor of Business Systems
and Analytics and the Lindback Distinguished Chair of Information
Systems and Decision Sciences at La Salle University, where he
served as Chairman of the Management Department and Director of the
Center for Technology and Management. He is a Distinguished
Research Fellow at Kennedy Space Center, Johnson Space Center,
Naval Research Laboratory at Stennis Space Center, and Air Force
Research Laboratory. He was recently honored with the prestigious
Space Act Award by NASA. He holds a MBA, PMIS, and PhD in
Management Information Systems and received his Post-Doctoral
Diploma in Strategic Information Systems from the Wharton School at
the University of Pennsylvania.
He is the Editor-in-Chief of Decision Analytics, International Journal of Applied Decision Sciences, International Journal of Management and Decision Making, International Journal of Strategic Decision Sciences, and International Journal of Enterprise Information Systems . He has also published several books and over one hundred and fifty research papers in academic journals such as Information Sciences, Decision Sciences, Information Systems, Interfaces, Annals of Operations Research, Advances in Space Research, Omega, Information and Management, Expert Systems with Applications, European Journal of Operational Research, Journal of the Operational Research Society, Computers and Operations Research, Energy Economics, Applied Soft Computing, and Energy Policy.