prof. Samir Chatterjee
Dr. Samir Chatterjee is a visiting professor of Design & Innovation at the Iovine and Young Academy at University of Southern California and he is also a Professor and Fletcher Jones Chair of Technology Management and Design at Claremont Graduate University. He has published over 140 peer reviewed articles in Information Systems and Computer Science area. He serves on the editorial board of MIS Quarterly, Journal of AIS, Health Systems and guest-edited many special issues in numerous other journals. He is the author of the best-selling book on Design Research in Information Systems and is the founding father of the DESRIST International conference focusing on the science of design. He regularly serves as chair or member of the technical program committee on numerous IEEE, ACM and AIS conferences. His research has been funded by NSF, MDTRC, NIH, Georgia Research Council, Loma Linda Hospital, Northrop Grumman, The California Endowment and others. He is Founder & President of DCL Health, a wireless healthcare startup. He was recently profiled by IEEE Institute for bringing creativity through makerspace projects in higher education. He has been awarded the distinguished lifetime achievement award for contributions to Design Science Research, by the IS design community, selected Schoeller Senior Fellow 2017 by Dr. Theo and Friedl Schoeller Research Center for Business and Society in Nuremberg Germany and recipient of the Mahatma Gandhi Pravasi Samman, an award given by NRI Welfare Society of India in recognition of the high accomplishments of Indians living outside of India.