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Murugan Anandarajan, PhD

Department Head, Management, Decision Sciences & MIS

LeBow College of Business

Contact:

ma33@drexel.edu

215.895.6212

Murugan Anandarajan is a professor of Information Systems and Business Analytics at the LeBow College of Business. His research areas intersect the areas of crime, internet of people, things and service, and analytics. One of his current research projects a book entitled “The Internet of People, Things and Services: Workplace Transformations” will be published with Routledge in 2018.

He is involved in organizing the Analytics 50 ranking, a collaboration between Drexel University’s LeBow College of Business and CIO.com to recognize the top 50 analytics executives who are leading the effort in implementing innovative analytics solutions for business challenges.

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For media inquiries, contact Niki Gianakaris at ng38@drexel.edu, 215.896.6741 or 215.778.7752 (cell).

In the News

  • Drexel Professor Says Demand For Cloud Services Is 'Exploding'

    Murugan Anandarajan, PhD, a professor in LeBow College of Business, was quoted in an Oct. 24 Philadelphia Inquirer story about the growing demand for cloud computing services.

  • Why yes, girls in low-tech households are still interested in STEM

    Murugan Anandarajan, PhD, a LeBow College of Business professor and head of the Department of Decision Sciences and Management Information Systems, was quoted in a Dec. 3 Technically Philly story about the results of a survey conducted with Techgirlz that found that the degree of parents’ affinity for tech won’t deter girls from being excited about STEM.

  • Drexel Students are Turning Product Reviews into Business Strategies

    Murugan Anandarajan, PhD, a LeBow professor and head of the Department of Decision Sciences and Management Information Systems, and Diana Jones, associate director of the Business Analytics Solutions Center, were quoted in a Feb. 6 Technically Philly story about how student and faculty teams are leveraging the college’s resources to help turn corporate partners’ big data into viable, research-based business solutions. 


  • Maryland Comptroller Cited For Fraud Work

    WCBC-AM (Md.) ran a story on Oct. 4 about the Maryland Comptroller’s Office being one of the winners of the first Analytics 50 Awards presented by CIO.com and Drexel's LeBow College of Business. Murugan Anandarajan, PhD, a LeBow professor and head of the Department of Decision Sciences and Management Information Systems, was quoted.

  • Drexel and CIO.com announce Analytics 50 winners

    The LeBow College of Business and CIO.com announced the winners of the first Analytics 50 Awards in a Sept. 26 story on CIO.com. Murugan Anandarajan, PhD, a LeBow professor and head of the Department of Decision Sciences and Management Information Systems, was quoted in the story.

  • CIO.com and Drexel to honor 50 analytics innovators

    The LeBow College of Business was featured in a CIO story May 19 about a collaboration with the magazine to recognize 50 of the most innovative analytics executives. Murugan Anandarajan, PhD, a professor in LeBow and head of the department of Decision Sciences, was quoted in the story.

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    As part Computer Science Education Week and the Hour of Code activities planned for this week, TechGirlz shared findings from a new survey of its program participants and their parents. Conducted in partnership with Drexel University’s LeBow College of Business, this marks the first time a survey has matched responses from girls and their parents in order to gain a deeper understanding of the role parents play in female engagement in technology.