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Dr. Niharika Dayyala

Assistant Professor Business Information Systems
Accounting
Office
State Farm Hall of Business - SFH 242
Office Hours
Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday from 10:30 am to 11:30 am
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Biography

Niharika Dayyala is an Assistant Professor at Illinoins State University. 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. Her research interests include Diffusion of Technologies, Software development, Software project management, Applications of Big Data Analytics. Her research was published in Information resources management Journal, International Journal of Accounting & Information Management , Journal of Information Privacy and Security etc. Prior to academia Niharika worked for three years as a software development senior analyst at Dell International Services Pvt. Ltd, where she worked on several data warehouse projects.

Current Courses

471.001Advanced Business Analytics

471.002Advanced Business Analytics

366.001Advanced Business Data Management

471.001Advanced Business Analytics

Teaching Interests & Areas

Data analytics, database management, information systems security, business application programming and statistics.

Research Interests & Areas

Diffusion of Technologies, Software development, Software project management, Applications of Big Data Analytics

PhD Business Administration

The University of Texas at El Paso
El Paso

Wilma Jean Alexander Technology Faculty Innovation Award

Illinois State University
2021

Wisdoms Torch Teaching and Learning Award

Illinois State University
2020

New Faculty Research Support Grant

Illinois State University
2017

Best Application Paper

Western Decision Sciences Institute
2016

Striker@Dell

Dell
2010

Individual Contributor

Dell
2009

Book, Chapter

Dayyala, N., Bagchi, K., & Mandal, P. Software development productivity in different sourcing arrangements. Entrepreneurship in technology for ASEAN. Springer (2017): 111--125.

Conference Proceeding

Diederich, J., Wang, X., Dayyala, N., Inti, S., & Luo, Y. USB Linux: An IT Lab Instruction Tool During COVID-19. Proceedings of the 21st Annual Conference on Information Technology Education (2020): 273--278.
Dayyala, N., Arslan, F., Gemoets, L., Gonzales, M., & Barulina, M. MARKET VALUE APPROACH: REDEFINING THE INTANGIBLE ASSETS. Proceedings of the 44th Annual Meeting of the Decision Sciences Institute Proceedings. https://decisionsciences.org/ (2013)

Journal Article

Dayyala, N., Walstrom, K. A., & Bagchi, K. K. (2021). Team Characteristics Moderating Effect on Software Project Completion Time. International Journal of Information Technologies and Systems Approach (IJITSA), 14(1), 174-191. http://doi.org/10.4018/IJITSA.2021010110
Dayyala, N., Arslan, F., Walstrom, K. A., & Bagchi, K. K. (2020). Co-Diffusion Effects in Software Sourcing Arrangements. Information Resources Management Journal (IRMJ), 33(4), 33-52.
Dayyala, N., Zaidi, S.K.R. and Bagchi, K. (2020), "Diffusion of IFRS using innovation diffusion models", International Journal of Accounting & Information Management
Dayyala, N. Essays On Sofwtare Development Projects: Impact Of Social And Technological Factors On Project Performance And Co-Diffusion Of Software Sourcing Arrangements (2017)
Faruk Arslan & Niharika Dayyala (2017): Cultural and Generational Influences on Information Privacy Concerns within Online Social Networks: An Empirical Evaluation of the Miltgen and Peyrat-Guillard Model, Journal of Information Privacy and Security

Presentations

Diederich, J., Wang, X., Dayyala, N., Inti, S., Luo Y., USB Linux: An IT Lab Instruction Tool During COVID-19. SIGITE '20: Proceedings of the 21st Annual Conference on Information Technology Education October 2020 Pages 273–278. https://doi.org/10.1145/3368308.3415372
Dayyala, N., Inti, S., Khan, S. (2019) “Is Big Data Analytics Half Embraced by Construction Industry? Proceedings of Decision Sciences Institute (DSI) Conference at New Orleans. https://decisionsciences.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/05/DSI-2019-Proceedings.pdf
The Technological Determinants of Quality and Effort of Software Development Projects. Global Information Technology Management Association (GITMA). (2016)
http://wdsinet.org/Annual_Meetings/2016_Proceedings/papers/Paper92.pdf
Co-Diffusion of Software Programming Languages. Graduate Student Expo. (2015)
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