College of Business
Department of Business Administration
COB

Dr. Praveen Pinjani, Associate Professor

EMail & Phone Number

Email: ppinjani@desu.edu
Ph: 302.857.6929

Office Hours & Location

Office Hours:
Monday - Thursday
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM

Room 209B
BoA Building
Delaware State University
1200 N. Dupont Hwy
Dover, DE 19901

Educational Qualifications

Ph. D., University of North Carolina at Greensboro, August 2007
Major in Management Information Systems

Master of Science,Management Information Systems, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX, August 2003

MBA, Marketing and Finance, Lal Bahadur Shastri Institute of Management, India, April 1999

Bachelor of Commerce with Honors, Delhi University, India, May 1996


Courses

System Analysis and Design
Selected Topics in Information Systems
Management Information Systems
Operations Management
Microcomputer Applications
Human Resource Information Systems
Quantitative Methods in Management

Refereed Journal Publications

Pinjani, Praveen and Palvia, P. “Trust and Knowledge Sharing in Global Virtual Teams”. Information & Management, Volume 50, 2013

Palvia, P., Pinjani, P., Cannoy, S., and Jacks T., “Contextual Constraints in Media Choice: Beyond Information Richness” Decision Support Systems, Vol. 51., 2011, 657-670.

Palvia, P., Pinjani, P., & Sibley, E.H. “Editorial, A Profile of Information Systems Research Published in Information & Management” Information & Management, Vol. 44, Issue 1, January 2007, 1-11

Palvia, P., Midha, V., Pinjani, P., “Research Models in Information Systems.” Communications of the Association for Information Systems, Vol. 17, June 2006, pp. 1042-1063.

Palvia, P., Leary, T.D., Mao, E., Midha, V., Pinjani, P., and Salam, A.F. “Research Methodologies In MIS: An Update.” Communications of the Association for Information Systems, Vol. 14, article 24, November 2004, pp. 526-542

Conference Presentation/Proceedings

Zamir, Z. & Pinjani, P. “Can Knowledge Management help Improve Firm’s Overall Performance” Proceedings – Global Information Technology Management World Conference, Philadelphia, PA, USA, June 2014.

Pinjani, P. & Miles, T. “Framework for Understanding Perception of Small Business Adoption on Open Source Software” Proceedings – Global Information Technology Management World Conference, Las Vegas, NV, USA, June 2011.

Govindarajulu, C., & Pinjani, P. “Study of a Web-Based Document Management System (DMS) for Academic Institutions” Proceedings – Global Information Technology Management World Conference, Washington DC, USA, June 2010.

Pinjani, P. & Palvia, P.C. “Towards Understanding of Diversity and Conflict in Global Virtual Teams” Proceedings - National Decision Science Institute, New Orleans, LA, November 2009.

Pinjani, P. “Organization Life Cycle Perspective of Knowledge Management” Proceedings- National Decision Science Institute, New Orleans, LA, November 2009.

Pinjani, P. & Palvia, P.C. “Trust and Knowledge Sharing in Diverse Global Virtual Teams” Proceedings – National Decision Sciences Institute, Baltimore, MD, November 2008.

Pinjani, Praveen “IT Outsourcing: Vendor Internationalization Strategies” Proceedings – Global Information Technology Management World Conference, Atlanta, Georgia, June 2008

Pinjani, P. & Palvia, P.C. “Diversity in Global Virtual Teams: Results from a Field Survey” Proceedings - International Conference on Advances in Interdisciplinary Statistics and Combinatorics, Greensboro, USA, October 2007

Pinjani, P. & Palvia, P.C. “The Role of Diversity and Technology in Global Virtual Teams” Proceedings - Americas Conference on Information Systems, Keystone, Colorado, USA, August 2007

Pinjani, P. & Nath, A.K. “Factors Influencing the Perceived Security of the Customer While Purchasing Using Web” Proceedings – Southeastern Decision Sciences Institute, Savannah, GA, February 2007.

Pinjani, Praveen “Global Virtual Teams: Understanding from a Partnership Development Perspective” Doctoral Consortium, Proceedings - National Decision Sciences Institute, San Antonio, TX, November 2006.

Pinjani, Praveen “Global Virtual Teams: Understanding from a Partnership Development Perspective” Doctoral Consortium, Proceedings - Americas Conference on Information Systems, Acapulco, Mexico, August 2006.

Baqir, M.N., Latif, A., Palvia, P., King, R., Pinjani, P., “Role of Expectation Confirmation/Disconfirmation on Intention to Use Course Management Systems”, Proceedings - Americas Conference on Information Systems, Acapulco, Mexico, August 2006.

Pinjani, P. “Global Virtual Teams: Understanding from a Partnership Development Perspective” Doctoral Consortium, Proceedings - Global Information Technology Management World Conference, Orlando, Florida, USA, June 2006.

Pinjani, P., D’Aubeterre, F., “Collaboration in IS Research: A Pilot Meta Analysis” Proceedings – Global Information Technology Management World Conference, Orlando, Florida, USA, June 2006.

Palvia, P., Pinjani, P., Cannoy, S. “Media Characteristics & Applicability In Various Contexts” Proceedings – Southeastern Decision Sciences Institute, Wilmington, NC, February 2006.

Palvia, P., Pinjani, P., Cannoy, S. “Beyond Information Richness in Media Choice.” Proceedings – National Decision Sciences Institute, San Francisco, CA, November 2005.

Palvia, P., Pinjani, P., Leary, D. T., and Midha, V. “An Examination of Underlying Models in Information Systems Research.” Proceedings - National Decision Sciences Institute, Boston, MA, November 2004.

Pinjani, P., Nemati, H. “Composite Model of Online Purchase Satisfaction Determinants” Proceedings - National Decision Sciences Institute, Boston, MA, November 2004.

Palvia, P., Leary, D. T., Pinjani, P., and Midha, V. “A Meta Analysis of MIS Research.” Proceedings - Americas Conference on Information Systems, New York City, New York, USA, August 2004.

Palvia, P., and Pinjani, P.. “A Meta Analysis of Global Information Technology Research.” Proceedings - Global Information Technology Management World Conference, San Diego, California, USA, June 2004.

Books/Book Chapters

1. Palvia, P., and Pinjani, P., "Global Information Technology Management Environment: Representative World Issues” in “Global Information Technology and Systems Management". Ivy League Publishing, 2007.

2. Palvia, P., and Pinjani, P., "Diffusion of E-Commerce in Economic Regions of the World” in “Global Information Technology and Systems Management". Ivy League Publishing, 2007.

Edited Proceedings

1. Palvia, P., Pinjani, P., Baqir, M.N., "Proceedings of the Sixth Annual Global Information Technology Management World Conference". June 2007.

2. Palvia, P., Pinjani, P., Baqir, M.N., "Proceedings of the Sixth Annual Global Information Technology Management World Conference". June 2006.

3. Palvia, P., and Pinjani, P. "Proceedings of the Sixth Annual Global Information Technology Management World Conference". June 2005.

4. Palvia, P., and Pinjani, P. "Proceedings of the Fifth Annual Global Information Technology Management World Conference". June 2004.


Industry Experience

May–July 2004 Distributed Capacity Planning Intern
Wachovia, Technology Services, Winston-Salem, NC

May–August 2002 Summer Intern
First National Bank of Midland, Midland, Texas.

January–August 2001 Assistant Manager – Business Development
Zurich Asset Management Company, India

January1999–December 2000 Senior Marketing Officer
Dundee Investment Management Research Ltd., India


Awards/Scholarships/Grants

2007-2008
Young Researchers Award - International Conference on Advances in Interdisciplinary Statistics and Combinatoric’s

2006-2007
UNCG Outstanding Graduate Teaching Excellence Award
UNCG ISOM Dept., Summer Project Funding
UNCG ISOM Department Summer Award
Wachovia Fellowship for Dissertation Research

2005-2006
UNCG Graduate School Summer Award

2004-2005
UNCG Graduate School Summer Award
UNCG ISOM Department Summer Award

2003-2004
UNCG Graduate School Summer Award
UNCG ISOM Department Summer Award
Best Paper Nomination AMCIS 2004, New York

2002-2003
Jerry S. Rawls Graduate Scholarship, Texas Tech University