School of Information Systems and Technology

Claremont Graduate University

Claremont, CA  91711

Lorne.Olfman@cgu.edu

http://lorneolfman.com

909-621-8209

909-621-8564 (fax)

 

 

GENERAL INFORMATION

 

1. Areas of Specialization in Information Systems

End-user training, knowledge management and organizational memory, online learning systems, organizational learning, social software, and systems analysis and design

 

2. Post-secondary Education

PhD (Business -- MIS), Indiana University: 1987.

MBA, Indiana University: 1986.

MA (Economics), The University of Calgary: 1980.

BSc (Computing Science), The University of Calgary: 1970.

 

3. Employment History

Professor, Claremont Graduate University, School of Information Science/Information Systems and Technology: 1998-.

Fletcher Jones Chair in Technology Management, Claremont Graduate University, School of Information Science/Information Systems and Technology: 2003-.

Department Chair/Dean, Claremont Graduate University, School of Information Science/Information Systems and Technology: 1998-2008.

Associate Professor, The Claremont Graduate School/University, Information Science: 1993-1998.

Assistant Professor, The Claremont Graduate School, Information Science: 1987-1993.

Research Associate, Developmental Training Center, Indiana University: 1986-1987.

Instructor, School of Business, Indiana University: 1983-1986.

Planning Analyst, British Columbia Telephone Company, Vancouver, Canada:  1981-1983.

Economist, Transport Canada Air Administration, Edmonton, Ottawa and Toronto, Canada: 1974-1980.

Teaching Assistant, Department of Economics, The University of Calgary: 1973-1974.

Computer Programmer, Bercov Computer Consultants Limited, Calgary, Canada:  1969, 1970-1971.

 

4. Personal Information

Birthplace: Calgary, Alberta, Canada.

Citizenship: USA.

Marital Status: Married, 2 children.

 

5. Notes

The Claremont Graduate School changed its name to Claremont Graduate University on July 1, 1997. The School of Information Science changed its name to School of Information Systems and Technology on July 1, 2005.