Leo R. Vijayasarathy is Professor of Computer Information Systems and Director of the Master of Computer Information Systems (MCIS) program in the College of Business at Colorado State University. He earned an MBA from Marquette University and his Ph.D. from Florida International University.
Dr. Vijayasarathy joined Colorado State University in 2000 after academic appointments at Barry University and North Dakota State University, where he also served as the Coordinator of MIS. His research on the development, use and consequences of information systems has been published in Electronic Markets, European Journal of Information Systems, IEEE Software, IEEE Transactions on Professional Communications, Information & Management, Internet Research, Information and Software Technology, International Journal of Production Economics, and Journal of Management Information Systems.
He enjoys helping students learn software development tools and technologies, and mentoring them on their projects and theses. He has received university grants to support his teaching and research initiatives, and has been recognized with a Mortar Board Award for Excellence in Academic Teaching, North Dakota State University College of Business Administration Outstanding Research Award, and Accenture’s Certificate of Outstanding Achievement. He serves on the editorial advisory board of Internet Research, and is the advisor for the CIS Club.