Senior Lecturer Emeritus
Center for Information Systems Research
John Rockart is a Senior Lecturer Emeritus in the Center for Information Systems Research at the MIT Sloan School of Management.
Rockart investigates managers’ usage of computer-based information with a special concentration on the need to design information flow for effective decision making. He also studies the changing role of information technology and the implementation of integrated global systems. His book, Executive Support Systems: The Emergence of Top Management Computer Use (Dow Jones-Irwin, 1988), won the 1989 Nonfiction Computer Press Association Book of the Year Award.
Rockart holds an AB from Princeton University, an MBA from Harvard Business School, and a PhD in management from MIT.
General Expertise: Africa; Business education; Corporate governance; Enterprise information systems; Executive education; Health management; Healthcare; Information systems; Insurance; Intranet; Non-profits; Sarbanes-Oxley compliance
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