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Dr. Amjad Abdullat

Amjad Abdullat, Ed.D.

Dean of the Engler College of Business and Professor of
Computer Information Systems

Office: Classroom Center, Room 220A
Email: aabdullat@wtamu.edu
Phone: 806-651-2443

Professional Profile

Dr. Abdullat serves as dean and professor of computer information Systems in the Paul and Virginia Engler College of Business.  Dr. Abdullat has B.S. and B.A. degrees from California State University at Sacramento. He also has a M.B.A. from National University of San Diego and a Ed.D. from Pepperdine University.  Dr. Abdullat's dissertation topic covered the topic "The Need for Paradigm Shift in Information Technology Planning."  
Dr. Abdullat is one of the founding principles and member of the board of directors of Edmin.com.  Edmin is a comprehensive technology enterprise providing learning
organizations with the next generation of web-based products, applications and services.

Teaching and Related Service

Dr. Abdullat teaches courses at the graduate and undergraduate levels in the areas of Management Information Systems, Database Design System Analysis and Design, Object Oriented Analysis and Design, and Telecommunications Management.

Research and Creative Activity

Dr. Abdullat's research interests are trans-disciplinary. His research combines technical skills from information systems and analytical skills from economics. He focuses his research on the development and deployment of advanced information technologies and approaches to information systems education.