Vedat G. Diker

Vedat G. Diker

Vedat G. Diker

Senior Lecturer & Undergraduate Program Director
Office: 
HBK0217B North Side
Telephone: 
301-405-9814
Fax: 
(301) 314-9145

Bio

Vedat Diker has been a faculty member with Maryland's iSchool since 2003. He has taught extensively in the MIM program, and has performed a variety of administrative duties. He is most recently directing the B.S. in Information Science Program.

Education

PhD, Information Science, University at Albany - SUNY
M.Sc., Industrial Engineering, Bogazici University, Istanbul

B.Sc., Engineering Management, Istanbul Technical University

Research Interests

  • Modeling methodologies for improved data and process management
  • Modeling and simulation of non-linear dynamic socio-technical systems for strategy analysis
  • Digital content development and management

Teaching

  • Database modeling and design
  • Database-driven web application development
  • Object-oriented process modeling
  • Modeling and simulation of non-linear dynamic socio-technical systems for strategy analysis
  • Normative and descriptive decision analysis

Courses frequently taught:
     INST 733 - Database Design
     INFM 747 - Web-Enabled Databases
     INFM 757 - Organizational and Business Process Modeling

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