Spotlight on New Faculty
Spotlight: Rajiv Garg
Rajiv Garg received his Ph.D. in Information Systems and Management, and a Master's of Philosophy in Public Policy and Management from Carnegie Mellon University. Rajiv also has Master's degrees in Computer Science and Electrical Engineering, both from University of Southern California, and Bachelors of Technology degree in Electrical Engineering from Indian Institute of Technology, Varanasi. Rajiv has worked on innovative projects at firms like CH2M Hill, National Instruments, Infosys, TTG Consultants, and more. Rajiv’s research interests lie on the intersection of Information Systems, Online Marketing, Economics, and Computer Science.
His recent research presents methodologies to empirically analyze social and mobile platforms. Rajiv’s research agenda is directed at addressing the challenges in understanding Big Data and in developing innovative solutions that will simplify the decision making process. His research has appeared in journals like MIS Quarterly and Journal of MIS, and peer reviewed conferences like ICIS and HICSS. Rajiv is a senior member of IEEE and holds a SAP certified for Business Integration.