Dr. Edward A. Stohr


Building: Babbio 428
Room: 327


  1. Michael Bieber, II Im, Ricki Goldman-Segall, Starr Roxanne Hiltz, Ravi Paul, Jennifer Preece, Ron Rice, Edward A. Stohr, Murray Turoff (2000) "Towards Knowledge-Sharing and Learning in Virtual Professional Communities", Hawaii International Conference on Information Sciences.

  2. John T. Gorgone and Paul Gray (Co-chairs) with David L. Feinstein, George M. Kasper, Jerry N. Luftman, Edward A. Stohr, Joseph S. Valacich, Rolf T. Wigand. (Dec 2000) "MSIS 2000: Model Curriculum and Guidelines for Graduate Programs in Information Systems", Communications of AIS, Vol. 3( 1).

  3. J. Leon Zhao, Akhil Kumar, Edward A. Stohr (Dec 2000) "Workflow-centric Communication Mechanisms for Organizational Knowledge Distribution", Journal of Management Information Systems.

  4. Edward A. Stohr, Russell P. Stohr (Dec 2001) "Transaction Breaks: A Litany of Errors", Proc. Thirteenth Bled Electronic Commerce Conference, Bled Slovenia.

  5. Edward A. Stohr (Dec 2001) "Workflow Automation: Overview and Research Issues", Informations Systems Frontiers.

  6. Edward A. Stohr, Jeffrey V. Nickerson (2002) "Competing in the Information Age: Align in the Sand", Oxford University Press, NY.

  7. Joseph Morabito, Edward A. Stohr (2002) "Online Analytical Processing and Applications in E-Commerce", Bigdolil, Hossein, The Internet Encyclopedia, John Wiley & Sons.

  8. Edward A Friedman, Edward A. Stohr (Dec 2006) "Technology Management for Global Development - A Conceptual Framework".

  9. Stohr, Edward and Nickerson, Jeffrey V. (2003) "Strategic Alignment", J. Luftman, Oxford University Press.

  10. Wayne Huang and Edward A. Stohr (2007) "Design and Implementation of a Business Process Rules Engine".

  11. Lechler, T., Ronen, B., Stohr E. A. (2005) "Critical Chain: A New Project Management Paradigm or Old Wine in New Bottles?", Engineering Management Journal, Vol. 17( 4), p. 45-58.

  12. Kamis, Arnold A Stohr, Edward A (2006) "Parametric Search Engines: What Makes them Effective when Shopping Online for Differentiated Products", Information & Management, Vol. 43( 7), p. 904-918.

  13. Huang, Wayne and Edward A. Stohr (2007) "Design and Implementation of a Business Process Rules Engine", 2nd Annual International Conference on Design Science Research in Information Systems and Technology (DESRIST), Pasadena CA.

  14. Edward A. Stohr, S. Viswana (1999) "Emerging Information Technologies", Kendall, Kenneth E, Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage Publications, Inc..

  15. Davern, M.J., R. Mantena, and E.A. Stohr (2008) "Diagnosing Decision Quality".

  16. Edward A. Stohr, J. Leon Zhao (Dec 1999) "Temporal Workflow Management in a Claim Handling System", Software Engineering Notes, Vol. 24( 2), p. 187-95.

  17. Morabito, J. I. Sack, E. Stohr and A, Bhate "Architecting Flexible Organizations", Global Journal of Flexible Systems Management, GIFT Society.

  18. Edward A. Stohr, Larry White , Sivakumar Viswanathan (2000) "Cases in Electronic Commerce", Sid Huff, Mike Wade, Michael Parent, Scott Schneberger and Peter Newson, Irwin/McGraw-Hill.

  19. J. Leon Zhao, Akhil Kumar, Edward A. Stohr (Dec 2000) "A Workflow-Centric Model of Organizational Knowledge Distribution", Proc. Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences.

  20. Edward A. Stohr, J. Leon Zhao (Dec 2000) "Building Workflow Engines for Commerce Logic Applications", Proc.of Americas Conference on Information Systems, Long Beach, CA.

  21. Edward A. Stohr, Akhil Kumar, J. Leon Zhao (Dec 2000) "Organizational Concept Space: A Dynamic Grouping Approach to Organizational Knowledge Distribution", Proc. WITS, 2000, Brisbane Australia.

Phone: 201.216.8915
Fax: 201.216.5385
Email: estohr@stevens.edu

Appointments Thesis Supervisor

 2001–             Information Management Program
                      Stevens Institute of Technology

1979-2000      Information Systems Department, Stern School of Business, New York University.  

1977-1979      Associate Professor of Decision Sciences,          Graduate School of Management, Northwestern University.  

1973-1977      Assistant Professor of Decision Sciences, Graduate School of Management, Northwestern University.  

1973-1973      Instructor, University of California, Berkeley.  

1969-1973      Full‑time course work leading to Ph.D. in Business Administration,  University of California, Berkeley  

1967-1969      Full‑time course work leading to a degree  of Master of Business Administration, University of California, Berkeley.  

Visiting Appointments at Other Academic Institutions 

2005               Visiting Professor, University of Melbourne, (July-August, 2005) 

1996               Visiting Professor, University of Economics and Business, Vienna (Summer) 

1996               Visiting Professor, ISMT Department, Hong University of Science and Technology (Spring) 

1987               Visiting Professor, INSEAD, Fontainebleau, France (Spring semester)


  • Ph.D. (1973) Information Science, University of California, Berkeley
  • MBA. (1973) Information Systems, University of California, Berkeley
  • Bachelor of Civil Engineering, University of Melbourne, Australia, 1959

Research Projects Interests

Current Research:
  • Process automation and workflow management
  • Decision support

Awards and Honors

·         Honorary Lifetime Member, Global Institute for Flexible Systems Management.
·         Member of the Academic Advisory Committee of the Institute for Innovation, Information and Productivity (IIIP)
·         Howe School Outstanding Service Award, 2006
·         Howe School Outstanding Service Award, 2004
·         Research Professor, Stern School of Business, NYU, 1998-2001
·         Citibank Award for Excellence in Teaching, Stern School of Business, 1993-94
·         Beta Gamma Sigma-honorary society for business students

Professional Organizations and Societies

  • Honorary Lifetime Member, Global Institute for Flexible Systems Management (GIFT)
  • Founding member and Vice Chair, Technology ManagementEducation Association (TMEDA)
  • Member, Association of Computing Machinery (ACM)
  • Member, The Institute of Management Sciences (TIMS)
  • Founding Member, Association for Information Systems (AIS)


Business Continuity in the Pharmaceutical IndustryAT& T Foundation$50,0006/1/03 – 9/1/04Lou Laucirica, E. StohrPaul Rohmeyer
Strategic Multi-Project Resource Management, “CC-Lite”NASA$75,0006/1/04 – 12/31/04Thomas LechlerE. Stohr
A Methodology and Process for Managing Portfolios of Homeland Security ProgramsHomeland Security Institute$48,0003/1/05 – 12/31/05J. Hultin,E. StohrH. Fallah, Fred Murphy
Definition of the Productivity of ICT in the Era of CyberspaceInstitute for Information Innovation and Productivity (IIIP)$14,0003/1/2009 = 12/31/2010Niv Ahituv, Tel Aviv University, E. Stohr 

Academic Activities/Services

·         Member, Academic Program and Review (APAR) Committee, 2006 – present       (Chair 2007-09)
       Member, SIT Promotion and Tenure Committee, 2008 - present

·         Steering Committee, Middle States Accreditation, 2004 (interim report) and 2006 -  Howe School of Technology Management
·         Coordinator, Howe School AACSB Accreditation Process, 2005 ·         Coordinator, Howe School Information Systems Ph.D. Program, 2006 -·         Associate Dean for Research and Academics, 2001-2006 ·         Co-director, Center for Technology Management Research, 2001-present
·         Coordinator, Howe School Information Systems, Ph.D. Program, 2001 – 2004