Dr. Kordzadeh joined the faculty of the Foisie Business School at WPI in July 2017. He received his Ph.D. in Business Administration with an emphasis on Information Technology from the University of Texas at San Antonio. His research interests include health informatics, social media, information privacy, and business intelligence and analytics. His research has been presented at national and international conferences including Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences and Americas Conference on Information Systems and published in such peer-reviewed journals as Journal of the Association for Information Systems, Communications of the Association for Information Systems, and Health and Technology among others. He is currently on the board of the Southern Association for Information Systems, where he serves as Vice President and Conference Chair.
Prior to joining WPI, Dr. Kordzadeh was an Assistant Professor of Informatics in the College of Business at Idaho State University. While there he led the design and launch of new undergraduate and graduate degree programs in Health Informatics and taught a range of classes including Database Design and Implementation, Statistical Methods for Data Analytics, and Health Data Analytics.