Swanand J. Deodhar is an Associate Professor in Information Systems at the Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad. He specializes in areas of technology management, collective innovation, digital transformation, and digital platforms. His most recent work is on understanding how digital platforms drive user behavior through policy and design changes.
Swanand's work has appeared in leading journals in management and information systems journals, such as Information Systems Research, MIS Quarterly, Journal of International Business Studies, Decision Support Systems, and Journal of Strategic Information Systems.
Swanand was awarded his Ph.D. in Business Administration from the Carlson School of Management, University of Minnesota. He is also a Fellow of the Management Development Institute, Gurgaon. In addition, he received his MBA in Information Technology from Symbiosis International University preceded by his bachelor’s degree in Mathematics from Mumbai University.
Primary Area : Information Systems
Secondary Area : Marketing
Ph.D, Business Administration, Carlson School of Management, University of Minnesota, 2014-2018
Fellow , Information Management, Management Development Institute, Gurgaon, 2008-2014
MBA, Information Technology, Symbiosis International University, 2005-2007
1. Strategies for Internet Economy
2. Product Management
1. Networked Economy: Structural Principles and Applications (co-delivered with Prof. Samrat Gupta)
Executive Education (Blended Learning)
1. Senior Management Program (MIS module, co-delivered with Prof. Srikumar Krishnamoorthy)
2. Accelerated General Management Program (MIS module)
Crowdsourcing, Digital platforms, and User engagement
Associate Professor (Information Systems Area), Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad, 2018-Present
Assistant Professor (Technology Management), Mukesh Patel School of Technology Management and Engineering, NMIMS, Mumbai, 2013-2014
Assistant Professor (Information Systems Area), Fortune Institute of International Business, New Delhi, 2011-2013
2023 - IIMA Alumni VVEF Outstanding Researcher Award