Personal details

Name
Professor Kevin Desouza
Position(s)
Professor of Business, Technology and Strategy
QUT Business School,
Management
Discipline *
Business and Management
Phone
+61 7 3138 9019
Email
Location
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Qualifications

PhD (University of Illinois)

Keywords

information systems, digital transformation, strategic management, technology innovation, public management, policy informatics, knowledge management, project management, global information systems, cities

* Field of Research code, Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification (ANZSRC), 2008

Biography

Kevin C. Desouza is a Professor of Business, Technology and Strategy in the School of Management at the QUT Business School. He is a Nonresident Senior Fellow in the Governance Studies Program at the Brookings Institution and is a Distinguished Research Fellow at the China Institute for Urban Governance at Shanghai Jiao Tong University. He has held tenured faculty appointments at the University of Washington, Virginia Tech, and Arizona State University. In addition, he has held visiting appointments at the London School of Economics and Political Science, Università Bocconi, University of the Witwatersrand, and the University of Ljubljana. Desouza has authored, co-authored, and/or edited nine books. He has published more than 130 articles in journals across a range of disciplines including information systems, information science, public administration, political science, technology management, and urban affairs. A number of outlets have featured his work including Sloan Management Review, Stanford Social Innovation Research, Harvard Business Review, Forbes, Businessweek, Wired, Governing, Slate.com, Wall Street Journal, USA Today, NPR, PBS, and Computerworld. Desouza has advised, briefed, and/or consulted for major international corporations, non-governmental organizations, and public agencies on strategic management issues ranging from management of information systems, to knowledge management, innovation programs, crisis management, and leadership development. Desouza has received over $1.8 million in research funding from both private and government organizations.

This information has been contributed by Professor Kevin Desouza.

Publications

For publications by this staff member, visit QUT ePrints, the University's research repository.