Chris F.  Kemerer











Teaching Awards


Executive MBA Program (34) Distinguished Professor Award, 2007

Executive MBA Program (30) Distinguished Professor Award Runnerup, 2003

Katz Excellence in Teaching Award, 2001-2002, 2002-2003, 2004-2005, 2008-2009, 2009-2010, 2010-2011, 2011-2012 


Cases Written


MacCormack, A, B. K. Dunn and C. Kemerer, "Research in Motion: The Mobile OS Platform Wars", Harvard Business School Case 613-001, June 2012.

MacCormack, A, B.K. Dunn and C. Kemerer, "Barnes & Noble: Managing the E-Book Revolution", Harvard Business School Case 613-073, January 2013.




University of Pittsburgh (Katz), Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Management of Information Systems Practicum [BMIS 2056]

Data Management I [BMIS 2523]

Data Management II [BMIS 2524]

Managing Software Design I [BMIS 2573]

Managing Software Design II [BMIS 2574]

Managing Software Design [BMIS 2584]

Information Systems: IT and Business Value [BMIS 2801]

Advanced Topics in MIS [BMIS 3015]

Economics and Information Systems [BMIS 3022]

Technology Innovation, Adoption, and Diffusion (PhD Seminar) [BMIS 3025]

Technology Innovation, Adoption, and Diffusion (MBA course) [BMIS 2679]


MIT Sloan School of Management, Cambridge, Massachusetts

Decision Support Systems I [15.560]

Management of Information Systems [15.568]

Advanced Decision Support Systems [15.569]

Software Engineering Management [15.577]

Special Seminar in Information Technology: Distance Learning [15.579]

Workshop in Information Technology [15.599]


Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Management Information Systems [OPIM 210]

Software Engineering Management [OPIM 669] / Advanced Programming Methods [OPIM 319]


Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

School of Computer Science

Managing Software Development (co-taught) [15-673, 17-653]

Technology Innovation, Adoption, and Diffusion [17-645]

Graduate School of Industrial Administration

Systems Analysis and Design (TA) [45-878]

Cost Estimation and Analysis (TA) [45-804]

Production I [70-371]


LaRoche College, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Data Processing and Data Management [HRM 400]