Professor and Dean at Claremont Graduate University
Dean of the Drucker-Ito School of Management & Director of the Center for Information Systems and Technology at Claremont Graduate University (CGU).
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Dr. Thomas A. Horan is Dean of the Drucker-Ito School of Management, and Director of the Center for Information Systems and Technology at Claremont Graduate University (CGU). Dr. Horan has also co-directed the university’s big data and creativity-innovation initiatives.
Dr. Horan’s work has been at the intersection of technology and its application. He has approximately 25 years of experience in designing, testing, and assessing major innovations. These innovations have involved cloud-based, geo-spatial, and mobile applications in health, transportation, and education sectors. He has over 130 publications, including in major journals such as Management Information Systems Quarterly, Visual Information Systems, and Communications of the ACM.
Dr. Horan’s work has been featured at the US White House and his research has been sponsored by numerous organizations, including the US Department of Transportation, California HealthCare Foundation, Blue Shield Foundation, US Social Security Administration, National Science Foundation, United Nations Development Corporation, Mayo Clinic, Kay Family Foundation, Salesforce.com and Getty Leadership Institute. Dr. Horan has been a Visiting Scholar at Harvard University, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, University of Hawaii, and University of Minnesota. He has also served in numerous advisory positions in the US, Middle East, and Asia. Dr. Horan has his masters and doctoral degrees from Claremont Graduate University.