Thesis and Graduate Research Projects

Assessment of an Employee Enterprise Portal Using Dashboard Monitoring System: A Case Study
Spring 2011 – May 2013
Project Sponsor: Peabody
Researcher: Aditi Mishra (Abstract)

Advisor: Dr. Bih-Ru Lea

Employee Portal Assessment: A Case Study
Project Sponsor: Peabody
Researchers: Pam Ryder, Thomas Maerz, Robert Wood, Aditi Mishra

Advisor: Dr. Bih-Ru Lea

Utilization of Performance Dashboard Application in Process Improvement: A Case Study
Researcher: Ivy Miller, Jonathan Freeman, Joe Pieczynski, Steven Pringle
Advisor: Dr. Bih-Ru Lea
Application of Performance Dashboards in Career Placement Service in Higher Education
Project Sponsor: Missouri S&T Career Opportunities & Employer Relations (COER)
December 2012

Researcher: Rutuja Honnatti (Abstract)
Advisor: Dr. Bih-Ru Lea

Improve Student Learning Outcome through Personal Response System (Clickers)
August 2011
Researcher: Ran Cai (Abstract)
Advisor: Dr. Bih-Ru Lea & Dr. LiLi Eng
Improve Commercialization Success using Performance Dashboards and Scorecards
May 2011
Researcher: Madhur Chopra (Abstract)
Advisor: Dr. Bih-Ru Lea
Applying Text Timing in Corporate Spin-Off Disclosure Statement Analysis: Understanding the Main Concerns and Recommendation of Appropriate Term Weights
May 2011
Researcher:Aravindh Sekar
Advisor: Dr. Vincent Yu

Role-Based Enterprise Portal and Corporate Governance: A Human Resource Portal Case Study
Project Sponsor: Peabody
December 2010
Researcher: Daniel Sequeira (Abstract)

Advisor: Dr. Bih-Ru Lea
Applications of Performance Dashboards in Transportation
December 2010
Researcher: Y.P. Han
Advisor: Dr. Bih-Ru Lea

Impact of A Dashboard Based Corporate Performance Management System in an ERP Environment
December 2009
Researcher: Lin Zhu (Abstract)
Advisor: Dr. Bih-Ru Lea

Application of Data Mining and Text Mining in Customer Relationship Management in an ERP Integrated Environment
Researcher: Mayur Raicar
Advisor: Dr. Vincent Yu

Toward Improving Performance Measurement in Public Sector Organizations: A Case Study
August 2008
Researcher: Matthew Kutz (Abstract)
Advisor: Dr. Bih-Ru Lea

A Balanced Scorecard Prototype In Support of Strategic Decision Making In a State Department of Transportation
May 2007
Researcher: David Hall (Abstract)
Advisor: Dr. Bih-Ru Lea

Social Networks: Role of Personalization and Interaction in Virtual Community for Enhancing Business
May 2006
Researcher: Nisha Magulurn (Abstract)
Advisor: Dr. Bih-Ru Lea

Designing, Managing and Evaluating A Social Network Based Information City for Innovation Success
December 2006
Researcher: Prashanth Kannan (Abstract)
Advisor: Dr. Bih-Ru Lea & Dr. Vincent Yu

Exploring Cooperative Learning in an Initial Computer Programming Course Using Visual Basic
December 2005
Researcher: Christopher Brown (Abstract)
Advisor: Dr. Bih-Ru Lea

Measuring the Performance of Theory of Constraints Based Supply Chain: A Simulation Study
December 2005
Researcher: Muthiah Senthil Kumar ()
Advisor: Dr. Bih-Ru Lea