Karthikeyan Umapathy is currently working as Associate Professor at the School of Computing, University of North Florida. He received his PhD in Information Sciences and Technology from the Pennsylvania State University. His research interests center on designing and developing complex information systems, analyzing web service standards, and empirically investigating IT standardization processes. He uses service learning to provide real-world software development experience for students by identifying projects from Non-Profit and Small-business organizations. He works closely with local software development companies to engage them within his courses. He creates wide of variety of opportunities within and outside of the curriculum to help students understand that it takes more than technical expertise to be a good professional and excel in the job.
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March 20, 2015
Presented a paper titled "Conceptual Model of Website Design Elements that Influences Credibility and Trustworthiness" at the 2015 Southern Association for Information Systems (SAIS) Conference, Hilton Head, SC, USA.
November 8, 2014
Presented paper titled "Review of Web Service Specifications for Long-running Conversations" at the 2014 Conference on Information Systems Applied Research (CONISAR). Authors of the paper are Chirag N. Rana and Karthikeyan Umapathy.
September 1, 2013
Jacksonville 904 magazine August 2013 issue provides some good best practices to follow when building business websites. Well, I have admit my bias about the article as I was interviewed by the author (Jocelyn Tolbert).