B.Tech., Chemical Engineering, Indian Inst of Tech,
Kharagpur, India, 1986
M.S., Chemical Engineering, Syracuse University, 1989
M.S., Computers and Information Systems, University of Rochester, 1992
Ph.D., Computers and Information Systems, University of Rochester, 1994
Debabrata Dey received his M.S. and Ph.D. in Computers and Information Systems from the Simon School of Business at the University of Rochester. Currently, he is a professor of Information Systems at the Michael G. Foster School of Business, University of Washington, Seattle.
Dey's main research interests are in studying business issues related to information systems economics, pricing and performance, information security, systems development and contracting, and technology diffusion. His research has been published in journals such as Management Science, Operations Research, Information Systems Research, ACM Transactions on Database Systems, IEEE Transactions on Knowledge and Data Engineering, and INFORMS Journal on Computing. He has presented his research in conferences such as ICIS, INFORMS Conference, ER (Entity Relationship) Conference, and WITS (Workshop on Information Technologies and Systems).
Dey has served as a senior editor for Information Systems Research and as associate editors for Management Science, MIS Quarterly, INFORMS Journal on Computing, and Information Technology & Management. He has also served on program committees for international conferences and workshops, such as ICIS, WITS, and ER, for several years. He was a faculty mentor in the ICIS-2006 Doctoral Consortium. He served as the program co-chair of WITS-2003 and the chair of ancillary groups in ICIS-2003. He was also a co-chair for the track of completed research in ICIS-2001. He is a member of IEEE, ACM, INFORMS, and AIS.