Dr. Ravi Patnayakuni

Associate Chair, Information Systems Department


Dr. Ravi Patnayakuni’s Curriculum Vitae


  • D.B.A., MIS, Southern Illinois University at Carbondale, 1997
  • M.B.A., Indian Institute of Management, Lucknow, India, 1988
  • B.E., Civil Engineering, BITS, Pilani, India, 1985

Classes Taught


  • Certified Supply Chain Professional
  • SAP Business Associate
  • Associate Editor, Information Systems Journal, 2008 – present
  • Reviewer for – MIS Quarterly, Information Systems Research, JMIS and other journals

Honors & Awards

  • Witmondt Fellow, College of Business Administration, UAH, Huntsville, AL, 2005
  • Best Paper Research Award, College of Business Administration, UAH, Huntsville, AL, 2005

Selected Publications

  • Patnayakuni, R, C Ruppel, “A socio-technical approach to improving the systems development process,” Information Systems Frontiers,12(2), 2010, p 219-234.
  • Mandviwalla, M, R Patnayakuni and D Schuff, "Improving the peer review process with IT," Decision Support Systems, 46(1), 2008, p 29-40.
  • Hornyak, R, M Lewis, R Patnayakuni, and A Rai. “Business network agility for global demand-supply synchronization: A comparative case study in the apparel industry” Journal of Global Information Technology Management 11(2), 2008, p 5-29.
  • Patnayakuni, R, A Rai and A Tiwana, “Systems development process improvement: A knowledge integration perspective,” IEEE Transactions on Engineering Management, 54(2), 2007, p 286-300.
  • Patnayakuni, N., C. Ruppel, and A. Rai, "Managing the complementarity of knowledge integration and process formalization for systems development performance," Journal of the Association of Information Systems , 7(8), 2006, p. 545 - 567.
  • Patnayakuni, R., A. Rai, and N. Seth, "Relational antecedents of information flows in supply networks," Journal of Management Information Systems , 23(1), 2006, p 13 - 49.
  • Rai, A., R. Patnayakuni, and N. Seth, "Firm performance impacts of digitally-enabled supply chain integration capabilities," MIS Quarterly 30(2), 2006, p  225 - 246.
  • Hovav, A., Patnayakuni, R. and Schuff D., "A Model of Internet Standards Adoption: the Case of IPv6", Information Systems Journal , 14(3), 2004, p 265-294.
  • Patnayakuni, R and A Rai, "Development infrastructure capabilities and process maturity," Communications of the ACM . 45(4ve), 2002, p 201-210.
  • Kock, N and R Patnayakuni, "Who is in the driver's seat? The evolution of collaboration technologies in organizations," Organization & Society , 6(16), 2000, p 21-33.
  • Patnayakuni, R and N Patnayakuni, "Information processing theory as a guide to choosing information delivery models on the WWW," Journal of Scientific and Industrial Research , 58(2), 1999, p 203-210.
  • Seddon, P, S Staples, R Patnayakuni and M Bowtell, "Dimensions of IS success," Communications of the AIS , 2(20), 1999, p 1-60
  • Rai, A, R Patnayakuni and N Patnayakuni, "Technology investments and business performance," Communications of the ACM , 40(7), 1997, p 89-97.
  • Rai, A and R Patnayakuni, "A structural equation model for CASE adoption behavior," Journal of Management Information Systems , 13(2), 1996, p 205-234.
  • Rai, A, R Patnayakuni and N Patnayakuni, "Refocusing where and how IT value is realized." Omega: The International Journal of Management Science , 24(4), 1996, p 399-412.