Ojelanki Ngwenyama (MS. (Roosevelt), MBA (Syracuse), Ph.D., (Computer Science, SUNY-Binghamton), Ph.D. (hc,2009; Faculty of Engineering, University of Pretoria).)
Ojelanki is Professor of Ted Rogers School of Information Technology Management at Ryerson University and Director of the Institute for Research on Technology Management and Organizational Learning. Prior to joining Ryerson in 2004 Ojelanki was Professor of Information Systems and Director of the International Scholars Program at Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, Virginia, USA. He is currently Visiting Research Professor at Aarhus School of Business and Aalborg University, Denmark, and University of Jyväskylä, Finland. Ojelanki has also served on the faculties of University of Michigan Business School, USA; The Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University, The Netherlands; University of Pretoria, South Africa; York University, Toronto.
Ojelanki current research focuses on ICT and productivity, IT management, software process improvement, non-traditional research methods in information systems and ICT and development. In 1996 he and Kweku-Muata Osei-Bryson won the ANBAR Excellence Award for their research; and in 1997 he and Allen Lee won the MISQ Best Paper Award. Ojelanki is co- author of the book: Learning To Improve: Software Process Improvement In Practice, Addison Wesley Press, 2001. He was an Associate Editor for MISQ (2004-2001) and is a member of the Editorial Advisory Board of the Scandinavian Journal of Information System. He has also served on the editorial boards of the Journal of Information Technology and People and Journal of the Association of Information Systems and ICIS. Ojelanki has been a member of International Federation for Information Processing, Working Group 8.2 (Organization and Societal Implications of Information Systems) since 1986.
For a list of some of his articles please see http://www.ryerson.ca/itm/fcty/ngwenyama/ngw.html