Associate Professor, Department of DS and MISWith the Faculty since 1984, Dr. Büyükkurt obtained her BA in Accounting and Finance from Bogazici University (Turkey), her MBA (Major in Decision Sciences) from Indiana University and her PhD in Business with a major in Decision Sciences and minors in MIS and Statistics from Indiana University. She was a visiting assistant professor at Washington State University (1983-84), visiting scholar at Indiana University (1991-1992) and a visiting associate professor at Koç University, Turkey, (1994-1996).
She teaches Information Systems Analysis and Design, and Decision Making Under Uncertainty. Her research focuses on Information system development including end-user computing, quantification and measurement of uncertainty in information presentation and decision making, and adoption of recent technologies such as data mining.
Meral BüyükkurtAssociate Professor, Department of DS and MIS
PhD (Indiana University)
Contact InformationJohn Molson School of Business
1455 de Maisonneuve Blvd. West
Canada H3G 1M8
Office: MB 12.367
Phone: (514) 848-2424 ext 2741
Area of Expertise
- Group dynamics among system developers and user requirements analysis
- Information systems development including end-user computing
- Quantification and measurement of uncertainty in information presentation and decision making