Lubar Faculty and Staff
Hemant Jain
Hemant K. JainLubar Hall N355
Phone: (414) 229-4832
Curriculum Vitae

Hemant K. Jain
Interim Director, Biomedical and Health Informatics
Research Institute
Professor, Information Technology Management

Ph.D., Information Systems, Lehigh University
M. Tech., Industrial Engineering and Operations Research, Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur
B.S., Mechanical Engineering, University of Indore, India

Areas of Expertise
Dr. Jain specializes in information system agility through web services, service oriented architecture and component based development. His current interests include development of systems to support real time enterprises which have situational awareness, can quickly sense-and-respond to opportunities and threats, and can track-and-trace important items. He is also working on issues related to providing quick access to relevant knowledge for cancer treatment and to providing medical services through a virtual world. Dr. Jain is an expert in architecture design, database management and data warehousing. He teaches courses in database management, IT infrastructure design and management, and process management using SAP.

Professional Activities
Dr. Jain has published over 50 articles in leading journals including Information Systems Research, MIS Quarterly, IEEE Transactions on Software Engineering, Journal of MIS, IEEE Transactions on Systems Man and Cybernetics, Naval Research Quarterly, Decision Sciences, Decision Support Systems, Communications of ACM, and Information & Management. Additionally, he has published over 55 papers in referred conference proceedings. Dr. Jain is the Associate Editor-in-Chief of IEEE Transactions on Services Computing and is Associate Editor of Journal of AIS, the flagship journal of the Association of Information Systems.  Additionally, he serves on the editorial board of a number of other highly regarded journals.  He worked with Milwaukee Public School System and Cooperative Educational Service Agencies # 1 on technology management issues. With the support of Tata Consulting Services, Dr. Jain was instrumental in establishing a research program on the design and development of reusable business components and web services.  He also established a research program on real time enterprises with the support of Rockwell Automation. He served as director of the UWM MIS Consortium from 1995 to 2000.  Dr. Jain has served as a consultant to Fortune 500 companies, and is quoted on economic and technology issues in the Wisconsin business press.