Dave Chatterjee
Department of Management Information Systems

Associate Professor

C423 Benson Hall
630 South Lumpkin Street
Athens, GA, 30602
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Dr. Dave Chatterjee is tenured Associate Professor, in the MIS department, at the Terry College of Business, The University of Georgia (UGA). An accomplished scholar and technology thought leader, Dr. Chatterjee’s interest and expertise lie in the various facets of technology management – from technology sense-making to implementation and change management, data governance, internal controls, information security, and performance measurement. His work has been cited over a thousand times and published in prestigious outlets such as MIS Quarterly, Journal of Management Information Systems, The Wall Street Journal, MIT Sloan Management Review, and California Management Review, and sponsored by industry. In addition to scholarly writing, Dr. Chatterjee is a noted speaker, delivering talks around the world, moderating CXO panel discussions, giving expert radio interviews, providing consulting and advisory services, and authoring white papers. He has also been recognized as a world-renowned cybersecurity and change management expert for leading Fortune 500 companies. Dr. Chatterjee was recently appointed as Senior Editor of the Journal for Organizational Computing and Electronic Commerce, a prestigious international research journal, with full oversight over cybersecurity research.

A leading IT educator, Dr. Chatterjee has taught at all levels – undergraduate, professional and executive MBA programs, and Ph.D. He has extensive experience teaching in top executive programs such as the Terry College Professional and Executive MBA programs and UNC Chapel Hill's Global OneMBA program. Numerous accolades and honors have come his way, such as the Outstanding Executive MBA Professor of the Year and the UGA Outstanding Teaching Faculty Honoree. The UGA Career Center has recognized his significant contributions to the development and success of Management Information Systems (MIS) undergraduates. 

Dr. Chatterjee has provided leadership and guidance to several important university and college governance committees. He served as Chair of the University’s Program Review and Assessment Committee, member of the Executive Committee on Student Learning Outcomes Assessment, member of the University’s Data Governance Committee, and Chair of the Terry College MBA Committee. 

Dr. Chatterjee is also very active in the IS professional community and led the Society for Information Management (SIM), Atlanta Chapter for almost a decade. SIM is a premier non-profit knowledge sharing and networking community of senior IT executives, prominent academics, and other thought leaders.

He is passionate about the development of the youth and is actively engaged in STEMand other types of initiatives. Dr. Chatterjee has offered professional development workshops on weekends to K-12 students on topics ranging from "Making the Most of Your Collegiate Experience to Realizing Your Full Potential, and Safe and Responsible Use of Technology. He has also provided summer research project opportunities to high school students. 

An avid sports enthusiast, Dr. Chatterjee enjoys playing a variety of racquet sports – tennis, table tennis, badminton, racquetball, and squash.


PhD, Management Information Systems, Florida State University, 1997

MBA, Business/MIS, East Carolina University, 1992

Chartere, Accountancy, Institute of Chartered Accountants of India, 1988

BS, Business, University of Calcutta, 1985


Scholarship of Engagement Grant, Office of the Vice President for Public Service and Outreach, 2009

Outstanding Executive MBA Professor of the Year, University of Georgia, Terry College of Business, 2007

Outstanding Teaching Faculty Award, The University of Georgia, 2007

Reviewer of the Year, Journal of Strategic Information Systems, 2006

Outstanding Service Award, Student Career Center, 2005

Terry Sanford Research Award, University of Georgia, Terry College of Business, 2005

Leadership Research Consortium Grant, Institute of Leadership Advancement, Terry College of Business, 2004

MIS Teacher of the Year Award, Alpha Kappa Psi, The University of Georgia, 2002

Advanced Practices Council Research Grant, Advanced Practices Council of SIM, 2001

Boeing Faculty Fellow Award, The Boeing Company, 1998

University Dissertation Grant, Florida State University, 1997

University Fellowship, Florida State University, 1996

Teaching Excellence Award, Florida State University, 1996

University Teaching Associate, Florida State University, 1996

Beta Gamma Sigma (National Honor Society), East Carolina University, 1992

Alpha Iota Delta (Decision Sciences Honor Society), East Craolina University, 1992

Outstanding MBA Student Award, East Carolina University, 1991


Terry College MBA Committee, Terry College MBA Committee, 2006 – present, University

Society for Information Management, Atlanta Chapter, Society for Information Management, Atlanta Chapter, 2008 – present, Professional

Terry College MBA Committee, Member, 2006 – present, University

Society for Information Management, Atlanta Chapter, Chairman, 2008 – present, Professional

Areas of Expertise

  • IS implementation and Change Management
  • Leveraging the strategic potential of information technologies
  • Measuring and communicating the business value of IT
  • Reducing the disconnect between technical and business people in organizations.
  • Transformation of the Enterprise through e-Business
  • Cyberinfrastructure

Research Interests

  • IT-driven organizational identity change
  • IT strategy
  • Cyberinfrastructure
  • Organizational value of social media
  • Leveraging the strategic potential of information technologies
  • Measuring and communicating the business value of IT

Selected Publications

Journal Articles

  • Segars, A.H., and Chatterjee, D. 2010Diets That Don't Work: Where Enterprise Resource Planning Goes WrongThe Wall Street Journal
  • Chatterjee, D. Segars, A.H., and Watson, R.W. 2006Realizing the Promise of E-Business: Developing and Leveraging Electronic Partnership OptionsCalifornia Management Review
  • Chatterjee, D., Grewal, R., and Sambamurthy, V. 2002Shaping up for E-commerce: Institutional Enablers of the Organizational Assimilation of Web TechnologiesMis Quarterly, ((26:2)):65-89.
  • Chatterjee, D., Pacini, C., and Sambamurthy, V. 2002The Shareholder Wealth and Trading Volume Effect of IT Infrastructure InvestmentsJournal Of Management Information Systems, ((19:2)):7-43
  • Looney, C., and Chatterjee, D. 2002Web Enabled Transformation of the Brokerage Industry: Analysis of Emerging Business Models.Communications Of The Acm, ((45:8)):75-81
  • Chatterjee, D., Richardson, V., and Zmud, R.W. 2001Examining the Shareholder Wealth Effects of New CIO Position Announcements.Mis Quarterly, ((25:1)):43-70.