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Dr Manjeri K Raja

Professor, Information Systems and Operations Management
Last Updated: September 29, 2020
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Research Interests

Research Interests
Information Security and Privacy
Cyber Security and Protection
Systems Development Methodologies
Enterprise Systems and Applications

Teaching Interests

Teaching Interests
Cyber Security
Java Programming
Systems and Software Development
Computer Networks
Big Data Analytics
Predictive Analytics
Statistics

Biography

Biography

Dr. M. K. Raja is a Professor of Information Systems and Operations Management at the University of Texas at Arlington.
His current research interests include Cyber Security and Software Engineering. He has published a number of articles in major computing and Information Systems journals, including CACM. He serves on the editorial board and as a reviewer for a number of journals.
He is a Certified Information System Security Professional, Certified Information Systems Auditor and a Certified Computing Professional.
He has served as a consultant to Fortune 500 companies.

Education

Education

    • 1978 MS in Computer Science
      Univ Houston Main Campus, 1978
    • 1971 PhD in Industrial/Systems Engineering
      Texas Tech University, 1971
    • 1968 MS in Industrial Engineering - Production
      Indian Institute Of Technology, 1968
    • 1966 BS in Mechanical Engineering
      University Of Madras, 1966

Licensure and Certifications

Licensure and Certifications

    • 2006 Certified Information Systems Auditor(CISA), ISACA
    • 2005 Certified Information Systems Security Professional(CISSP), International Information Systems Security Certification Consortium
    • 2005 Certified Computing Professional(CCP),
    • 1995 Certified Systems Professional (CSP),

Appointments

Appointments

    • 1982 to Present Professor
      University of Texas at Arlington

News Articles

News Articles

    • Sept 2014 KXAS/NBC 5
      KXAS/NBC 5 interviewed M.K. Raja, a professor in the Information Systems and Operations Management Department of the UT Arlington College of Business, about a dentist’s office in Arlington that had its computers stolen. Private patient information including social security numbers was on the computers. Raja recommended that anyone who thinks that their personal information has been compromised should immediately contact all three credit bureaus and put an alert on their credit. He also recommended filing an identity theft report on the Federal Trade Commission’s website and with the local police department. “That way if any organization claims that you have bought something or someone has opened an account or something that you didn’t do, you can send them a copy,” Raja said. The story also appeared online at NBCDFW.com.

Publications


      In Process
      • Journal Article
        Structure and Evolution of Cybersecurity Research: Trends and Practices
        [Taneja, Aakash, Raja, ManjeriK]. In Preparation; Not Yet Submitted.
      • Journal Article
        Beliefs affecting individual's attitude and intention to use security mechanisms in voluntary settings
        [Taneja, Aakash, Raja, ManjeriK]. In Preparation; Not Yet Submitted.
      • Journal Article
        Behavioral Characteristics Affecting Employee Cyberloafing
        [Raja, ManjeriK, Taneja, Aakash]. Scholarly Journal. In Preparation; Not Yet Submitted.

      2016
      • Journal Article
        Online Privacy and Security Concerns of Consumer
        [Gurung, Anil, Raja, ManjeriK]. Information and Computer Security. 24(4), 348-371.
      • Journal Article
        Technology Innovation and Diffusion – An Efficiency Analysis of ERP Software Industry
        [Raja, ManjeriK]. International Journal of Business and Social Science. June 2016,

      2014
      2012
      • Journal Article
        An Integrated Model of Knowledge Sharing Behaviors: Theoretical Development and Empirical Testing
        [Raja, ManjeriK, Teng, James, Chennamaneni, Anitha]. Behaviour and Information Technology. 31(11), 1097-1115. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/0144929X.2011.624637

      2014
      • Conference Proceeding
        Neutralization and cognitive dissonance perspective on employee compliance with organizational information systems security policy
        [Allaymoun, Ola, Chauhan, Krithi, Raja, ManjeriK]. "Proceedings of Decision Sciences Institute".

Presentations

    • November  2014
      Raja, ManjeriK, Al-Laymoun, Ola, Chauhan, Kriti, "Neutralization and cognitive dissonance perspective on employee compliance with organizational information systems security policy". (November , 2014).
    •  2011
      Raja, ManjeriK, House, Deanna, "Protection Motivation Theory: A Phishing Expedition", Boston, MA. ( , 2011).
    • November  2010
      Raja, ManjeriK, House, Deanna, "Phishing Insight: A Preliminary Investigation of Victim Motivations", San Diego, CA. (November , 2010).
    • November  2010
      Raja, ManjeriK, Aakash, Tanaeia, "Sustainability of Innovation: An Analysis of ERP Software Industry", San Diego, CA. (November , 2010).

Courses

      • INSY 4306-002 ADVANCED SYSTEMS DEVELOPMENT
        (Course Id: 101039)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2020
      • INSY 4312-001 CYBERSECURITY
        (Course Id: 101045)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2020
      • INSY 5375-020 MANAGEMENT OF INFO TECH
        (Course Id: 101086)
        Fall - Five Week - Third - 2020
      • INSY 4305-001 ADV APPLICATION DEVELOPMENT
        (Course Id: 101038)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2020
      • INSY 4306-001 ADVANCED SYSTEMS DEVELOPMENT
        (Course Id: 101039)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2020
      • INSY 5309-001 OBJ ORI BUS PROG
        (Course Id: 101057)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2020
      • INSY 4306-002 ADVANCED SYSTEMS DEVELOPMENT
        (Course Id: 101039)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2020 Download Syllabus
      • INSY 4312-001 CYBERSECURITY
        (Course Id: 101045)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2020 Download Syllabus
      • INSY 4306-002 ADVANCED SYSTEMS DEVELOPMENT
        (Course Id: 101039)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2019 Download Syllabus
      • INSY 3303-002 COMP NTWKS & DIST COMPUTING
        (Course Id: 101030)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2019 Download Syllabus
      • INSY 4312-001 CYBERSECURITY
        (Course Id: 101045)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2019 Download Syllabus
      • INSY 4306-001 ADVANCED SYSTEMS DEVELOPMENT
        (Course Id: 101039)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2019 Download Syllabus
      • INSY 5375-001 MANAGEMENT OF INFO TECH
        (Course Id: 101086)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2019 Download Syllabus
      • INSY 4305-002 ADV APPLICATION DEVELOPMENT
        (Course Id: 101038)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2019 Download Syllabus
      • INSY 4312-001 CYBERSECURITY
        (Course Id: 101045)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2019 Download Syllabus
      • INSY 4312-001 CYBERSECURITY
        (Course Id: 101045)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • INSY 5375-081 MANAGEMENT OF INFO TECH
        (Course Id: 101086)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • INSY 5309-001 OBJ ORI BUS PROG
        (Course Id: 101057)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • INSY 4306-1
        Summer - 2018
      • INSY 4312-1
        Summer - 2018
      • INSY 4306-001 ADVANCED SYSTEMS DEVELOPMENT
        (Course Id: 101039)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2018 Download Syllabus
      • INSY 4312-001 INFORMATION SECURITY
        (Course Id: 101045)
        Summer - Five Week - First - 2018 Download Syllabus
      • INSY 5342-001 ADVANCED SYSTEMS DESIGN
        (Course Id: 101067)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2018 Download Syllabus
      • INSY 4306-001 ADVANCED SYSTEMS DEVELOPMENT
        (Course Id: 101039)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2018 Download Syllabus
      • BSTAT 3321-001 BUSINESS STATISTICS I
        (Course Id: 100893)
        Spring - Winter Intersession - 2018 Download Syllabus
      • INSY 4305-002 ADV APPLICATION DEVELOPMENT
        (Course Id: 101038)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017 Download Syllabus
      • INSY 4312-001 INFORMATION SECURITY
        (Course Id: 101045)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017 Download Syllabus
      • INSY 5375-081 MANAGEMENT OF INFO TECH
        (Course Id: 101086)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017 Download Syllabus
      • INSY 4306-001 ADVANCED SYSTEMS DEVELOPMENT
        (Course Id: 101039)
        Summer - Five Week - First - 2017
      • INSY 5342-001 ADVANCED SYSTEMS DESIGN
        (Course Id: 101067)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • INSY 4312-001 INFORMATION SECURITY
        (Course Id: 101045)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • INSY 4305-002 ADV APPLICATION DEVELOPMENT
        (Course Id: 101038)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • INSY 5375-001 MANAGEMENT OF INFO TECH
        (Course Id: 101086)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • INSY 5375-081 MANAGEMENT OF INFO TECH
        (Course Id: 101086)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • INSY 4306-001 ADVANCED SYSTEMS DEVELOPMENT
        (Course Id: 101039)
        Summer - Five Week - First - 2016
      • BSTAT 3321-001 BUSINESS STATISTICS I
        (Course Id: 100893)
        Summer - Five Week - First - 2016
      • INSY 5342-001 ADVANCED SYSTEMS DESIGN
        (Course Id: 101067)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • INSY 4312-001 INFORMATION SECURITY
        (Course Id: 101045)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • INSY 5376-001 BIG DATA ANALYTICS
        (Course Id: 112301)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • INSY 4312-001 INFORMATION SECURITY
        (Course Id: 101045)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • INSY 5375-001 MANAGEMENT OF INFO TECH
        (Course Id: 101086)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • INSY 4306-001 ADVANCED SYSTEMS DEVELOPMENT
        (Course Id: 101039)
        Summer - Five Week - First - 2015
      • BSTAT 3321-001 BUSINESS STATISTICS I
        (Course Id: 100893)
        Summer - Summer Intersession - 2015
      • INSY 5375-020 MANAGEMENT OF INFO TECH
        (Course Id: 101086)
        Summer - Five Week - First - 2015
      • INSY 4306-001 ADVANCED SYSTEMS DEVELOPMENT
        (Course Id: 101039)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • INSY 4312-001 INFORMATION SECURITY
        (Course Id: 101045)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • INSY 5375-080 MANAGEMENT OF INFO TECH
        (Course Id: 101086)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • INSY 5342-001 ADVANCED SYSTEMS DESIGN
        (Course Id: 101067)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • INSY 4306-001 ADVANCED SYSTEMS DEVELOPMENT
        (Course Id: 101039)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • INSY 4312-001 INFORMATION SECURITY
        (Course Id: 101045)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • INSY 4306-001 ADVANCED SYSTEMS DEVELOPMENT
        (Course Id: 101039)
        Summer - Five Week - First - 2014
      • BSTAT 3321-001 BUSINESS STATISTICS I
        (Course Id: 100893)
        Summer - Summer Intersession - 2014
      • INSY 5375-020 MANAGEMENT OF INFO TECH
        (Course Id: 101086)
        Summer - Five Week - First - 2014
      • INSY 4306-001 ADVANCED SYSTEMS DEVELOPMENT
        (Course Id: 101039)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • BSTAT 3321-001 BUSINESS STATISTICS I
        (Course Id: 100893)
        Spring - Winter Intersession - 2014
      • INSY 5392-001 SELECTED TOPICS IN INSY
        (Topic: Big Data Analytics | Course Id: 101088)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • INSY 5342-001 ADVANCED SYSTEMS DESIGN
        (Course Id: 101067)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • INSY 4306-001 ADVANCED SYSTEMS DEVELOPMENT
        (Course Id: 101039)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • INSY 4312-001 INFORMATION SECURITY
        (Course Id: 101045)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • INSY 5375-070 MANAGEMENT OF INFO TECH
        (Course Id: 101086)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • INSY 5375-071 MANAGEMENT OF INFO TECH
        (Course Id: 101086)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • INSY 4306-001 ADVANCED SYSTEMS DEVELOPMENT
        (Course Id: 101039)
        Summer - Five Week - First - 2013
      • BSTAT 3321-001 BUSINESS STATISTICS I
        (Course Id: 100893)
        Summer - Summer Intersession - 2013
      • BSAD 6699-069 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 100881)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2013
      • INSY 5375-020 MANAGEMENT OF INFO SYSTEMS
        (Course Id: 101086)
        Summer - Five Week - First - 2013
      • INSY 4306-001 ADVANCED SYSTEMS DEVELOPMENT
        (Course Id: 101039)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • BSAD 6699-069 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 100881)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • INSY 5347-001 PRINCIPLES OF INFO SECURITY
        (Course Id: 101072)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • INSY 5342-001 ADVANCED SYSTEMS DESIGN
        (Course Id: 101067)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • INSY 4306-001 ADVANCED SYSTEMS DEVELOPMENT
        (Course Id: 101039)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • BSAD 6699-069 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 100881)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • INSY 4312-001 INFORMATION SECURITY
        (Course Id: 101045)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • INSY 5375-003 MANAGEMENT OF INFO SYSTEMS
        (Course Id: 101086)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • INSY 4306-001 ADVANCED SYSTEMS DEVELOPMENT
        (Course Id: 101039)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2012
      • INSY 4306-001 ADVANCED SYSTEMS DEVELOPMENT
        (Course Id: 101039)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • BSAD 6699-069 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 100881)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • INSY 5347-001 PRINCIPLES OF INFO SECURITY
        (Course Id: 101072)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • INSY 4306-001 ADVANCED SYSTEMS DESIGN
        (Course Id: 101039)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2011
      • BSAD 6399-069 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 100880)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2011
      • INSY 4312-001 INFORMATION SECURITY
        (Course Id: 101045)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2011
      • INSY 5347-001 PRINCIPLES OF INFO SECURITY
        (Course Id: 101072)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2011
      • INSY 4306-001 ADVANCED SYSTEMS DESIGN
        (Course Id: 101039)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2011
      • INSY 4306-001 ADVANCED SYSTEMS DESIGN
        (Course Id: 101039)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2011
      • BSAD 6699-069 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 100881)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2011
      • INSY 5340-001 MANAGING DIGITAL ENTERPRISE
        (Course Id: 101065)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2011
      • INSY 6392-001 SELECTED TOPICS IN INFO SYS
        (Course Id: 101101)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2011
      • INSY 4391-001 STUDIES IN INFO SYSTEMS
        (Course Id: 109954)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2011
      • INSY 4306-001 ADVANCED SYSTEMS DESIGN
        (Course Id: 101039)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2010
      • INSY 4312-0012 INFORMATION SECURITY
        (Course Id: 101045)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2010
      • INSY 4306-001 ADVANCED SYSTEMS DESIGN
        (Course Id: 101039)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2010
      • INSY 3305-001 INFO SYS ANALYSIS & DESIGN
        (Course Id: 101032)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2010
      • INSY 5340-001 MANAGING DIGITAL ENTERPRISE
        (Course Id: 101065)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2010
      • INSY 5347-001 PRINCIPLES OF INFO SECURITY
        (Course Id: 101072)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2010
      • INSY 5341-001 ANALYSIS AND DESIGN
        (Course Id: 101066)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2009
      • INSY 3305-001 INFO SYS ANALYSIS & DESIGN
        (Course Id: 101032)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2009
      • INSY 4312-001 INFORMATION SECURITY
        (Course Id: 101045)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2009
      • INSY 5340-001 MANAGING INT-ENAB ORANIZ
        (Course Id: 101065)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2009

Service to the University

    • Sept 2019 to  Present Committee Member
      Curriculum Committee
    • Aug 2016 to  Present Faculty Advisor
      AITP Student Chapter Faculty Advisor
      Guide and oversee the operations of the AITP student chapter at UTA. AITP is a professional organization for students in Information Technology
    • Aug 2015 to  Present Committee Member
      Hearing Panel
      Hearing Panel hears appeals from faculty and employees on their grievances
    • Aug 2014 to  Present Committee Member
      Mission and Strategic Planning Committee
      Discuss and decide on College of Business Strategic Plan
    • Aug 2014 to  Present Committee Member
      Department Assessment of Learning Committee
      Discuss and decide on matters related to Assessment of Learning in the Department courses
    • Aug 2010 to  Present Committee Member
      COBA Curriculum
      Discuss and decide on College of Business curriculum matters
    • Aug 2000 to  Present Committee Member
      College Undergraduate Curriculum
      Discuss and decide on undergraduate curriculum matters
    • Aug 2000 to  Present Committee Chair
      Department Undergraduate Curriculum
      Discuss and decide on undergraduate curriculum matters for the Department
    • Aug 1982 to  Present Committee Member
      Department Promotion and TenureCommittee
      Discuss and decide on matters related to Promotion and Tenure in the Department
    • Aug 2000 to  Sept 2019 Committee Chair
      Department Graduate Curriculum
      Discuss and decide on graduate curriculum matters for the Department
    • Aug 2016 to  Sept 2018 Committee Chair
      Search Committee to recruit Non-Tenure track Faculty
      Organize and manage the activities of the Search Committee for recruiting Non-Tenure track faculty members for the Department
    • Aug 2016 to  Sept 2018 Committee Member
      Texas Regional STEM Degree Accelerator Program
      Texas Regional STEM Degree Accelerator (STEM Accelerator) Program identifies ways to improve STEM enrollment, retention and graduation starting at the middle school level and continuing to 4-year college level.
    • Aug 2005 to  Sept 2017 Committee Member
      MBA Curriculum
      Discuss and decide on MBA curriculum matters