Niharika Dayyala joins the Department of Accounting in Fall 2017 as an Assistant Professor. Niharika earned her Ph.D. in Business Administration with specialization in information systems from The University of Texas at El Paso. She has a master’s in Information Technology from Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University, India, and a Bachelors in Civil Engineering from Andhra University, India. During her master’s she also earned a collaboration certification from the School of Computer Science, Carnegie Mellon University. Niharika worked as a lecturer and a visiting assistant professor at The University of Texas at El Paso for five years.
Her teaching interests include data analytics, database management, information systems security, business application programming and statistics. Niharika also worked for three years as a software development senior analyst at Dell International Services Pvt. Ltd, where she worked on several data warehouse projects.
Ph.D., University of Texas at El Paso M.S., Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University - India B.S., Andhra University - India