School of Business Administration
Elliott Hall, Room 427
275 Varner Drive
Rochester, MI 48309-4485
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Contact Us

Dr. Vijayan Sugumaran
Department Chair
442 Elliott Hall
(248) 370-4649
sugumara@oakland.edu


Shannon Johnson
Office Assistant
440 Elliott Hall
(248) 370-3283
mjohnson3@oakland.edu

Decision & Information Sciences

With society increasingly dependent on information processing and analysis, the Department of Decision and Information Sciences (DIS) offers several courses of study that help students meet and exceed market demands.

Oakland University is recognized for excellence in its information systems:
  • The Institute for Business and Information Technology lists Oakland as one of the top 50 schools on its IS Job Index
  • Silicon Angle, an independent media company recognizes Oakland as one of 11 universities that specialize in data science, analytics and business intelligence
Academic Programs
Undergraduate
Graduate
ADVISORY BOARD
NameTitleCompany
Andre ArebelaezPresidentHispanic IT Executive Council
V. BalajiChief Information OfficerTata Technologies
James CavellierSenior Vice PresidentServices Division Comerica Bank
Jeff DouvilleDirector, Materials Planning and LogisticsA123 LLC
Candace HaydenSr. Vice President of TechnologyHutchinson North America
Jim Kamp
Dennis HodgesChief Information OfficerInteva Products LLC
Thomas McKennaSenior Vice PresidentEngineering and Technology Penske Logistics
Quaid SaifeePresidentWIT Incorporated
Saad ShahCEOMetric-X
Vijayan SugumaranProfessor and Chair Decision and Information ScienceOakland University
Jason VazzanoCEOVectorform
Faculty
Please see the School of Business Administration faculty/staff directory for more information, including office location, link to personal web pages and more.

 
Vijayan Sugumaran, Chair
sugumara@oakland.edu(248) 370-4649
Henry Aigbedo
haigbedo@oakland.edu
(248) 370-4959
Venugopal Balijepally
balijepa@oakland.edu
(248) 370-4088
Mohammad Dadashzadeh
dadashza@oakland.edu(248) 370-2831
Xiaodong Deng
deng@oakland.edu
(248) 370-4089
Eugene Fliedner
fliedner@oakland.edu
(248) 370-4281
Mark Isken
isken@oakland.edu(248) 370-3296
Thomas Lauer
lauer@oakland.edu(248) 370-3287
Paul Licker
licker@oakland.edu(248) 370-2432
Karl Majeske
majeske2@oakland.edu(248) 370-4976
Kieran Mathieson
mathieso@oakland.edu(248) 370-3284
Yazan Roumaniroumani@oakland.edu(248) 370-4958
Amy Rutledge
rutledge@oakland.edu(248) 370-3507
Joseph Schiele
schiele@oakland.edu(248) 370-2821
Mohan Tanniru
tanniru@oakland.edu(248) 370-3205
T. J. Whartonwharton@oakland.edu(248) 370-4284