InduShobha Chengalur-Smith

Research interests include open source software, technology, and information quality and security

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InduShobha Chengalur-Smith

Associate Professor
School of Business
Department: Information Technology Management

Virtual communities; technology adoption and implementation; information quality and security

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InduShobha Chengalur-Smith's research interests are in the areas of virtual communities, technology adoption and implementation, and information quality and security. She has worked on federally and industry-sponsored projects, ranging from best practices in computational thinking to technology implementation.

She serves on the Editorial Boards of Information & Management and the ACM Journal of Data and Information Quality. Her research has been published in academic journals such as Information Systems Research, European Journal of Information Systems, Journal of the AIS, Journal of Strategic Information Systems, Communications of the ACM, and multiple IEEE Transactions.

Prior to joining academia, Chengalur-Smith worked in both the private and the public sectors. She received her Ph.D. from Virginia Tech.