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Efosa C. Idemudia, (Fulbright Scholar & Carnegie Fellow)

Chair for Information System and Supply Chain Management/School of Business

  • Information Systems & Supply Chain Management
  • School of Business


Dr. Efosa C. Idemudia, an internationally known scholar, serves as the Chair of Information Systems and Supply Chain Management at Howard University School of Business with tenure/faculty. Dr. Idemudia was a tenured Full Professor of Business Data Analytics and the Program Coordinator of Business Data Analytics & Marketing at Arkansas Tech University. In addition, Dr. Idemudia served for years on the Faculty Senate at Arkansas Tech University; and was the previous Director of the Interdisciplinary Research Center (IRC) at Arkansas Tech University. Dr. Idemudia holds degrees from universities located on three different continents: a PhD in Management Information Systems from Texas Tech University, a Master’s in Computer Information Systems from the University of Texas at El Paso, an MBA in International Business from the Helsinki School of Economics and Business Administration, and a Bachelor of Science in Computer Science from the University of Benin. 


Dr. Idemudia completed his Fulbright at the Lagos Business School and Carnegie Fellow at Covenant University. Dr. Idemudia is a visiting professor to leading universities in Africa, such as the University of Johannesburg. He participated as a member of the University System of Georgia’s Academic Advisory Committee for Computer Disciplines for five years and is a member of Strathmore Who’s Who of Professionals. Dr. Idemudia taught both graduate and undergraduate students as a visiting scholar in the Computer Information Systems (CIS) Department at Georgia State University, which the U.S. News & World Report ranked within the top ten CIS departments in the United States. 


Currently, Dr. Idemudia holds the following positions: 


  • Associate Editor, Electronic Markets - The International Journal on Networked Business 
  • Associate Editor, International Journal of Risk and Contingency Management (IJRCM) 
  • Associate Editor, The Africa Journal of Information Systems 


He is also a member of the editorial boards for the following journals: 


  • The International Journal of Technology Diffusion (IJTD)  
  • The Journal of Information Technology Management (JITM) 
  • The Journal of Technological Advancements (JTA).  
  • The Journal of the Southern Association for Information Systems 
  • Control and Systems Engineering 
  • International Journal of Science and Qualitative Analysis 

Education & Expertise



Management Information Systems
Texas Tech University


Computer Information Systems
University of Texas at El Paso


Internation Business/Digital Marketing
Helsinki School of Economics and Business Administration


Computer Science and Mathematics
University of Benin