Sumit Sarkar, PhD

Sumit Sarkar
Charles and Nancy Davidson Chair
Professor, Information Systems
Director, PhD Programs
Academic Director, International Center for Decision and Risk Analysis
PhD, University of Rochester, 1991
MBA, Indian Institute of Management, Calcutta, India, 1982
BTech, Indian Institute of Technology, New Delhi, India, 1979
MIS 6313 Managing IT in the Analytics Age
MIS 7310 Advanced Topics in Knowledge Management
MIS 7420 Management Information Systems, doctoral seminar
Current / Recent Research
Personalization and recommendation systems
Sharing Economy
Knowledge management
Data privacy

Information quality
Software project management
Representation and management of uncertainty
Verification / validation of expert systems
Awards and Recognition
Distinguished Fellow of the Information Systems Society, INFORMS, 2013
Charles and Nancy Davidson Chair, 2011 - present
Ashbel Smith Professor, 2006-2011
Outstanding Graduate Teacher, School of Management, UT Dallas, 2000

Editorial Board Member:
Management Science
ACM Transactions on Management Information Systems
Professional Organizations
President, Workshop on Information Technology and Systems, Inc., 2013-2015
Conference co-chair, IEEE International Conference on Services Computing (IEEE SCC) 2009
Vice President and Secretary, Workshop on Information Technology and Systems, Inc., 2001-2003
Program co-chair, International Conference on Information Systems, 2001
Secretary, The Institute For Operations Research and The Management Sciences (INFORMS) Society on Information Systems 1999-2005 
Program co-chair, Workshop on Information Technology and Systems, 1999
Published Works
List of Published Works