Indiana University Northwest
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Ranjan Kini portrait

Ranjan Kini

Professor

Dunes Medical/Professional Building, Room 1161

Grants

International Travel Grant, $600, IU, to present a paper at the 6th European Conference on Information Management Evaluation, Cork, Ireland, September, 2012.

Online Course Development Grant, $4000, Center for Innovation and Scholarship in Technology and Learning (CISTL), IUN, 2011.

Online Course Development Grant, $4000, Division of Continuing Studies, IU, 2010.

International Travel Grant, $200, IU, to present a paper at the Eighth IFIP i3e Conference Tokyo, Japan, September 2008.

Podcasting Initiative Grant, IU, $600, June 2008. 

Center for Sustaining Regional Vitality, $4200, To conduct a feasibility study of ICT needs of the Lake County Cities and towns for integration and consolidation, 2008 (Principal Investigator)

International Travel Grant, $700, IU, to present a paper at the Seventh IFIP i3e Conference Wuhan, China, September, 2007.

Microsoft Dynamics Software Grant, worth $100,000 from Microsoft Corporation, granted this enterprise integration software to incorporate it in classroom teaching, 2006-current.

Center for Sustaining Regional Vitality, $7960, Developing an Export Market Strategy for Transportation, Logistics and Distribution Industry in Northwest Indiana, 2006 (Co-Investigator)

Software Grant from Web Surveyor Corporation.  They granted their product flagship product WebSurveyor, Herndon, VA, web-based research tool, 2005-2007

International Travel Grant, $700, IU, to present a paper at the 12th European Conference on Information Technology Evaluation, Turku, Finland, September, 2005

University Teacher Grant, $12500, Rotary International Foundation, to teach and conduct research at Universidad Adolfo Ibanez, Santiago, Chile, 2005

Center for Sustaining Regional Vitality, $6000, Developing a Strategic Marketing Plan for Transportation, Logistics and Distribution Industry in Northwest Indiana (Joint)

SBC Excelerator Grant, $25000, as Director of LakeNet, to establish LakeNet as a Portal, September 2003 (Group Investigator)

IUN Technology Fee Grant, Data Mining software worth $3000, to teach Data mining as an elective to business students, August, 2003, 2004

International Travel Grant, $500, IU, to present a paper at the Tenth European Conference on Information Technology Evaluation, Madrid, Spain, September, 2003

Service Learning Grant, $3,000, Indiana Campus Compact, Indianapolis, IN, May 2003

Community Assistance Program Grant, $2250;Rotary International and Rotary Clubs of Schererville, Gary, Munster, Highland, Crown Point, as President of LakeNet, to make LakeNet as a Volunteer Independent Electronic Community Net of Northwest Indiana, September, 2002

International Travel Grant, $500, IU, to present two papers at The Seventh Asia-Pacific Decision Sciences Institute Conference in Bangkok, Thailand, 2002

International Travel Grant, $700, IU, to present a paper and workshop at the International Decision Sciences Institute Conference in Athens, Greece, 1999

University Teacher Grant, $10000, Rotary International Foundation, to teach and conduct research at Bangkok University, Bangkok, Thailand, 1998

Software Grant worth $10,000 from ILINC Corporation, Troy, New York. They granted their product LearnLinc2.0 server and 10 client licenses, web-based synchronous distance education software, 1997.

Research Grant-in-Aid, Indiana University Northwest, Gary, IN, 1997

Access Indiana Grant, as Director of LakeNet, to start a Volunteer Electronic Community Net of Northwest Indiana, March 1996

Center for Applied Research Grant, University of North Carolina at Greensboro, NC, 1986

Graduate School Research Grant, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX, 1985

Professional Services

Senior Editor: Information Systems Management Journal (2007- current)

Editorial Review Board:
   European Journal of Information System Evaluation (2007-current)
   International Journal of E-Adoption (2008- current)
   International Journal of u- and e- Service, Science and Technology (2008-current)

Area Editor:
   International Journal of Operations & Quantitative Management (1995-1999)

Ad hoc Reviewer:
   Journals:
   Journal of Global Information Technology Management
   Journal of Business Ethics
   Behavior & Information Technology
   Information Systems Management Journal
   Journal of Scholarship of Teaching and Learning
   International Journal of Production Research
   International Journal of Operations & Quantitative Management
   Journal of Computers and Industrial Engineering
   ACM SIGBIT Data Base
   Management Information Systems Quarterly

   Proceedings:
   Proceedings of IFIP Conference on E-commerce, E-business, E-government
   Proceedings of European Conference on Information Management Evaluation
   Proceedings of Decision Sciences Institute Annual Conference
   Proceedings of Midwest Decision Sciences Institute Annual Conference
   Proceedings of Southwest Decision Sciences Institute Annual Conference
   Proceedings of International Computer Information Systems Conference
   Proceedings of International Association of Management

Conference

   Conference Committee:
   Member, Well-being in the Information Society, Turku, Finland, (2010-current)
   Member, International Information Management Evaluation Conference, (2010-current)
   Member, International Conference on u- and e- Service, Science and Technology (2008-current)
   Member, IFIP Conference on E-commerce, E-business, E-government, (2006-10)
   Member, European Information Management Evaluation Conference, 2008-current
   Member, European Information Technology Evaluation Conference, 2004-08

   Session Chair:
   IFIP i3e Conference on E-Commerce, E-business, E-government, Tokyo, Japan, 2008
   IFIP i3e Conference on E-Commerce, E-business, E-government, Wuhan, China, 2007
   European Conference on Information Management Evaluation, Montpellier, France, 2007
   European Conference on Information Technology Evaluation, Turku, Finland, 2005
   Values and Ethics in Information Systems, Decision Sciences Institute Annual Conference, Orlando, 1996
   Global Conference on Small & Medium Industry & Business, Bangalore, India, 1996
   Applications in Marketing, 2nd Annual Business Research Conference, Indiana University Northwest, Gary, IN, October 1993
   Applications of Information Technology, Southeast Decision Sciences Institute Annual Conference, Winston-Salem, NC, February 1988

   Panel:
   Chair, "Opportunities and Roadmap for mBusiness Research" at the Decision Sciences Institute Annual Conference at Washington, D.C., November, 2003.
   Member, Fraud and Computer Crime have no Boundaries, International Decision Sciences Institute Conference, Athens, Greece, 1999
   Member, Effect of Liberalization on the Indian Economy, Technological Priorities, and Information Deployment, Decision Sciences Institutes Annual Conference, Orlando, 1996

   Discussant:
   Annual Academy of Management Conference, Toronto, Canada, 1997
   Global Conference on Small & Medium Industry & Business, January 1996.
   Annual Business Research Conference, Indiana University Northwest, Gary, IN, 1992, 1993
   Midwest Decision Sciences Institute Annual Conference, April 1993
   Decision Sciences Institute Annual Conference 1987, 1988, 1989, 1993, 1996
   Southeast DSI Annual Conference, Winston-Salem, NC, February 1988

   Officer:
   Steering Committee, Textile and Apparel Specific Interest Group, American Production and Inventory Control Society, Falls Church, VA, 1989-1997
   Treasurer, Piedmont Triad Chapter - American Production and Inventory Control Society, Greensboro, NC, 1988-90
   Faculty Advisor - Data Processing Management Association, University of North Carolina at Greensboro Student Chapter (1986-87)