About the Author – Core Concepts of Project Management

About the Author

David L. Olson is the James & H.K. Stuart Professor in MIS and Chancellor’s Professor at the University of Nebraska. He has published his research in over 200 refereed journal articles, primarily on the topic of multiple objective decision making, information technology, supply chain risk management, and data mining. He teaches management science, business analytics, and supply chain management. He has authored over 30 books, to include Decision Aids for Selection Problems, and books on risk management, project management, and business analytics. He is associate editor of Decision Support Systems; IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics; and Decision Sciences and is coeditor in chief of International Journal of Services Sciences. He has made hundreds of presentations at international and national conferences on research topics. He is a member of the Decision Sciences Institute, the Institute for Operations Research and Management Sciences, and the Multiple Criteria Decision Making Society. He was a Lowry Mays endowed professor at Texas A&M University from 1999 to 2001. He had received the Raymond E. Miles Distinguished Scholar award for 2002 and was a James C. and Rhonda Seacrest Fellow from 2005 to 2006. He was awarded the Best Enterprise Information Systems Educator by IFIP in 2006. He is a fellow of the Decision Sciences Institute.