Dr. Norita Ahmad | American University of Sharjah


College / Department

Teaching areas

Fundamentals of MIS, System Analysis and Design, Information Systems Strategy, Database Design Concepts, Web-based Systems, IS Architecture, Decision Analysis

Research areas

Management Information Systems, Decision Analysis, Multi Criteria Decision Making, Knowledge Management, Database Management Systems


PhD, Decision Sciences Engineering Systems, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, United States, 2005
MS, Telecommunications & Network Management, Syracuse University, United States, 2001
BS, Computer Sciences, Syracuse University, United States, 1995

Professional experience

Associate Professor, American University of Sharjah, 2014 - Present
Assistant Professor, Mis, American University of Sharjah, 2008 - 2014
Lecturer,, Information Science, Pennsylvania State University, PA, United States, 2005 - 2008
Data Analyst, Carrier Corporation, NY, United States, 2004 - 2005
Software Test Engineer, Carrier Corporation, NY, United States, 2001 - 2001
Quality Assurance Executive, BHL Bank, Malaysia, 1998 - 1999
System Engineer, Motorola, Malaysia, 1995 - 1997


Eurasia Business and Economics Society, EBES, International, EBES is a non-partisan, scholarly association dedicated to the discussion and publication of business and economics research and aims to advance the economic and business knowledge and the profession., January 2016
Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, IEEE, International, The world's largest technical professional organization for the advancement of technology, January 2007
Decision Sciences Institute, DSI, International, The Decision Sciences Institute (DSI) is a professional organization of academicians and practitioners interested in the application of quantitative and behavioral methods to the problems of society., September 2006
Information Resources Management Association, IRMA, International, IRMA is an international organization dedicated to advancing the research community by bringing together researchers, practitioners, academicians, and policy makers in information technology management., January 2005
Association for Information Systems, AIS, International, AIS is the premier professional association for individuals and organizations who lead the research, teaching, practice, and study of information systems worldwide, January 2008 - January 2010
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