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Department of IROM

The Department of Information, Risk, and Operations Management (IROM) consists of three academic disciplines: Information Management, Operations Management and Risk Analysis and Decision Making.

The IROM Department has several outstanding and nationally ranked programs including the Undergraduate Management Information Systems program (#5 by U.S. News and World Report), the MBA Information Systems program (#3 by U.S. News and #1 by College Choice), the Undergraduate Product/Operations Management program (#11 by U.S. News), the Supply Chain Management Center (#9 by U.S. News), the MBA Productions/Operations Management program (#16 by U.S. News), and the MS Business Analytics program (#3 by Master's in Data Science).  Learn more about IROM

Information, Risk, and Operations Management News


Sirkka Jarvenpaa, along with co-author Lisen Selander, have won the MIS Quarterly Paper of the Year for 2016 for their paper entitled "Digital Action Repertoires and Transforming a Social Movement Organization". To learn more about MIS Quarterly, click here.

Clint Tuttle has been chosen in the Texas Ten by The Alcade. Read more here.

Patrick Brockett, along with co-authors, chosen for 2015 JIR Spencer L. Kimball Writing Award

Patrick Brockett, along with co-authors, has won the 2015 JIR Spencer L. Kimball Writing Award for his paper "How to Set Rates if You Must: An Efficiency-Based Methodology for Setting Promulgated Insurance Rates with an Application to Title Insurance".

Kumar Muthuraman has been selected for membership in the UT Austin Academy of Distinguished Teachers as one of only six new members chosen this year.

IROM Recipients of Teaching Awards for 2016-17 MSB Faculty Awards

The following IROM Faculty have won Teaching Awards for the 2016-17 MSB Faculty Awards.

Doug Morrice won the Hank & Mary Harkins Foundation Award for Effective Teaching in Undergraduate Classes. Wen Wen won the Trammell/CBA Foundation Teaching Award for Assistant Professors. Changseung Yoo won the Fred Moore Assistant Instructor Award for Teaching Excellence. A big congratulations to all our award winning IROM Faculty.