Lakshmi Iyer

Associate Professor and Director of ISSCM Graduate Programs

Internal Service

ISSCM Department

  • ISSCM Department Head Search – Chair, 2016-17 (ongoing).
  • ISSCM AIS Student Chapter – Faculty Advisor (organization established in Spring 2016)
  • ISSCM Faculty Search Committee Member, Two IS positions, 2015-16.
  • ISSCM External Relations Committee Member, Fall 2015-Current.
  • ISSCM Graduate Programs Director, Fall 2009-Current.
    • Leading efforts to re-instate the Face-to-Face delivery option which will enable international students needing F1 visa to enroll in the MSITM program.
    • Lead the efforts to establish the SAS co-sponsored Business Analytics Concentration at the Master’s level and the Business Analytics Post Bac. Certificate Program. Program began in Fall 2014.
    • Instrumental in transitioning the Master’s in Information Technology and Management (MSITM) Program online in 2010.
    • Instrumental in leading efforts to redesign the IS/IT graduate courses to 3 credit hour format from 1.5 hours format.
    • Assurance of Learning (on-going)
    • MS Curriculum updates/revisions 2009-10; 2014-15.
    • Phd Curriculum revision 2014-15.
  • ISSCM Faculty Search Committee Member, for IS position. 2013.
  • ISSCM Faculty Search Committee Member, for SCM position. 2012-13.
  • President/Advisor of Upsilon Pi Epsilon (UPE). International Honor Society for the Computing and Information Disciplines. 2012-Current.
  • Chair, Intellectual Contributions Committee, 2004-2009, Member 1999-2002.
  • D. Program Committee. 2003-2009.
  • Faculty Search Committee. 2003, 2007, 2009.
  • Undergraduate Program Committee. 2005-2009.
  • D. Program Task Force. 2000 – 2002.
  • MSITM Committee. 2001-2004.

Bryan School of Business and Economics

  • Beta Gamma Sigma – President, 2014-Current.
  • Graduate Programs Committee: Fall 2009-current.
  • MBA Redesign Task Force, 2012
    • Leading development of new MBA course in Technology, Innovation and Entrepreneurship to be taught Fall 2013.
  • Academic Program Review committee: 2011.
  • Governance Task Force, 2010.
  • Undergraduate Program Committee. 2005-2009.
  • Business Administration Search Committee. 2006-07.
  • Diversity Committee (DC), Bryan School of Business and Economics (BSBE), UNCG. 2000-2003.
  • Chair, DC Training Subcommittee, BSBE, UNCG. 2001-2002.
  • Participant in the BSBE ERP Advisory Council meetings. UNCG. Spring 2001-2002.
  • Bryan School Information Technology Advisory Committee, UNCG. Fall 2000-2002.

University Wide

  • Faculty Senator, 2016-2018
  • Member of IDEA (Institute for Data, Evaluation, and Analytics) Workgroup, 2016-current.
  • UNCG Leadership Institute Mentor, 2013.
  • Merit Awards Review: Session Leader 2013, 2011, Panelist: 2008, 2009, and 2010.
  • Assistant Provost for Research Search Committee, Summer/Fall 2007.
  • School of Music Search Committee, UNCG. Spring 2007.
  • Library Committee. 2006-2008.
  • Academic Policy and Regulations Committee, UNCG. 2003-2005.
  • 2003-2004: Interdisciplinary Center for eLearning (ICE), UNCG (Local).