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Carroll School of Management

Rob Fichman

professor and chairperson - information systems department

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Fulton Hall 410A
617.552.0471
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EDUCATION
Ph.D., MIT Sloan School of Management
M.S., University of Michigan
B.S., University of Michigan

EXPERTISE/RESEARCH INTERESTS
Dr. Rob Fichman’s main research interests concern digital innovation, including the factors affecting the diffusion and assimilation of new IT, and the transformative effects that digital innovations have on individuals, organizations, markets, and society. He has published broadly on these topics in Communications of the ACM, California Management Review, Decision Sciences Journal, IEEE Computer, Harvard Business Review, Information Systems Research, Journal of the Association of Information Systems, Management Science, MIS Quarterly, Sloan Management Review and other scholarly journals.

SELECTED APPOINTMENTS AND AWARDS
Dr. Fichman currently serves as Senior Editor at Information Systems Research. He has also served as Senior Editor at Journal of the Association of Information Systems and Associate Editor at Management Science and MISQ.

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS

PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES
Prior to getting his Ph.D., Dr. Fichman worked for several years as an IS applications development manager for a leading telecommunications company, and as an IT industry consultant.