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Anandhi Bharadwaj - Emory University, Goizueta Business School. Atlanta, GA, US

Anandhi Bharadwaj Anandhi Bharadwaj

Goizueta Endowed Chair in Electronic Commerce and Professor of Information Systems, Operations Management | Emory University, Goizueta Business School


Information systems expert bringing a wide range of development and executive training experience to the classroom.




Professor Bharadwaj joined the Goizueta Business School in 1995 from Texas A&M University where she received her Ph.D. degree in Management Information Systems with a minor in Computer Science. She also holds an M.B.A and a B.S. degree in Mathematics. Before pursuing her doctoral studies, Anandhi worked as an information systems consultant at NIIT, a world-wide IT consulting firm and was responsible for IT systems development and executive training for clients world-wide.

Anandhi currently serves as the Department Editor for the IS track in Management Science and is a Senior Editor for Information Systems Research she has also served as an Associate Editor of MIS Quarterly (2002-2004) and the Journal of AIS. Her research has been published in journals such as Management Science, Information Systems Research, MIS Quarterly, Journal of MIS, Production and Operations Management, and IEEE Transactions on Engineering Management.

Areas of Expertise (4)

Organizational impacts of information technology Business value of IT Internet commerce Effects of knowledge management technologies

Education (3)

Texas A&M University: Ph.D., Information Systems 1993

Institute of Rural Management , Gujarat, India: Master's PGDRM 1985

Madras University: B.A., Mathematics 1983

Media Appearances (3)

When Companies Want to Innovate, But Investors Won’t Let Them

Harvard Business Review  online


Businesses understand the power of digital innovations to reshape industries and markets. Yet, time and again, they have struggled to innovate with new and disruptive technologies.

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Getting More Women Coders Into Open Source

Dice  online


Diversity remains an issue in tech firms across the nation, with executives and project managers publicly upset over a lack of women in engineering and programming roles. Multiple explanations for the gender gap persist; some point accusing fingers at the country’s educational pipeline, while others say that the culture within tech companies discourages women from participating more fully.

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Mays honors exceptional doctoral alumni

Texas A&M University  online


Mays Business School leaders recognized two former students for academic excellence by giving them the Outstanding Doctoral Alumni Awards. One excels in marketing, another in information management. The 2015 recipients are Glen B. Voss ’94 and Anandhi Bharadwaj ’93. Voss is the Marilyn and Leo Corrigan Endowed Professor of Marketing at the Cox School of Business at Southern Methodist University, and the Research Director for the SMU National Center for Arts Research. Bharadwaj is a professor of Information Systems & Operations Management at Goizueta Business School at Emory University.

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