Institute of Management Technology, Ghaziabad
 
Reema Khurana

Professor ,Chairperson (2 years PGDM Program)

Area: Information Technology

rkhurana@imt.edu

Education
PhD: From S.N.D.T University ,Mumbai
M.S (Software Systems), BITS, Pilani, Rajasthan
MCA, IMT, Ghaziabad
B.A (H) Maths, Hansraj College, Delhi University, New Delhi

 

Courses
• Business and Information Technology Consulting
• Service Outsourcing and Vendor Management
• Software Project Management
• Information Systems Strategy
• Information Risk Management
• Business and Innovation in Networked Economy
• Emerging Trends in Information technology
• Business Modelling through System Dynamics
• Management Information Systems
• Software Engineering
• Data Structures for use in Management
• Operating Systems
• Analysis and Design of Information Systems
• Object Oriented Analysis and design
• Data base management systems
Also a key resource person in the area of Information Integrity Systems.
Visiting faculty to Waterford Institute of Technology, Ireland for course titled “ Information Systems in Management “


New Subjects Introduced as Elective
Business Modelling Through System Dynamics
Service Outsourcing and Vendor Management

 

Research and Publications


Research Interests:

Information Systems, Information Integrity Systems , e-education delivery mechanisms ,Information Systems in Retail Sector, Service Outsourcing and Vendor Management in Information Technology sector.


Books Published:


  • Khurana Reema, 1998, “Introduction to Windows NT Server”, Excel Books, New Delhi.
  • Khurana Reema, Mandke V.V, 2010, “Achieving Information Integrity in Databases for Open Systems”, VDM publications, Germany ,ISBN No : 978-3-639-29282-4)
  • Agarwal R, Khurana Reema, Debnath N.C, “ Computing Business Applications and Legal Issues”, Excel Publications , ISBN 978-81-7466-936-6
  • Khurana Reema et al, “Information Systems Technology and Management”, Springer Publications, Volume No. 31, CCIS series
  • Study material for Management Information Systems course book of National Law University, Jodhpur, India
  • Edited Volume Information Systems Technology and Management, 2008 in the form of a CD
  • Rashmi Agarwal, Reema Khurana , “Interdisciplinary perspectives on Business Convergence Computing and Legality “ ,IGI Global (forthcoming )
  • A Sustainable Information Systems framework for Retail sector in India – A research monograph (forthcoming)

 

Papers published in national/international peer reviewed journals and cases registered with leading case repositories


  • Syed Adil Umair, Khurana Reema, “TEE SHEET MAXIMIZATION WITH W5GOLF INC”, registered with The Case Center erstwhile European Case Clearing House with product id 615-009-1 ,http://www.thecasecentre.org/educators/search/results?s=EFEDE3B30206617748DCA09DA1E6B10E
  • Syed Adil Umair, Khurana Reema, “TEE SHEET MAXIMIZATION WITH W5GOLF INC Teaching Notes”, registered with The Case Center erstwhile European Case Clearing House with product id 615-009-8 , http://www.thecasecentre.org/educators/search/results?s=EFEDE3B30206617748DCA09DA1E6B10E
  • Mathur Daisy, Khurana Reema,” "Impact of Pricing and Outsourcing models on Indian Information Technology Service Outsourcing" , Benchmarking International Journal Vol 22, Iss 4 May 2015 pp.610 - 623
  • Mathur Daisy, Khurana Reema, “An empirical comparison of Pricing Models in Information Technology Service Outsourcing in Indian context”, Benchmarking International Journal Vol 22, Iss 4 May 2015 pp.697 - 710
  • Mathur Daisy, Khurana Reema ,”A framework to study Vendors’ contribution in a Client Vendor Relationship in India”, Benchmarking International Journal Vol 23 Iss 3, (accepted for publication in April , 2016)
  • Mathur Daisy, Khurana Reema, “Need for sustainable Global Business Model in Software Outsourcing – The Indian Perspective”, Business Process Management Journal Vol 19, Iss 1, 2013 pp.54 - 69
  • Reema Khurana, “Indian School of Management Education: The Film Way - A Road to Explore “ registered with European Case Clearing House product id 314-151-1, http://www.thecasecentre.org/educators/products/view?id=121813
  • Reema Khurana, “Indian School of Management Education: The Film Way - A Road to Explore TN “ registered with European Case Clearing House product id 314-15-8 http://www.thecasecentre.org/educators/products/view?id=121814
  • Garg, P. and Khurana, R.(2013) ‘ERP product selection criteria for Indian small and medium enterprises: an empirical study’, Int. J. Business Information Systems, Vol. 14, No. 4, pp.443–46 , December 2013
  • Khurana Reema, Garg P, “Retail Sales in India The need to go beyond Enterprise Wide Integration “, International Journal of Electronic Marketing and Retailing , Vol 5, No, 2 , 2012
  • Mehrotra P, Khurana Reema, Khurana P, “Indian practitioner’s view on cloud based business opportunities” in International Journal of Indian Culture and Business Management , pp 159-181 Vol. 8, No. 2, 2014.
  • Khurana Reema, Subramanian S, Routray S, “E-governance initiatives in India – Critique and challenges”, in International Journal of Procurement Management Volume 7 1/2014 pp 85-102.
  • Khurana Reema, Managing Information Integrity in Information Systems “, International Journal of Enginnering Research and Technology, Vol 2, Issue 3, March 2013
  • Khurana Reema, “Summarizing - Flexible Learning: Can we really please everyone?” in Educational Technology & Society 2(4) 1999, ISSN 1436-4522, IEEE
  • Khurana Reema, July/Dec 99, “Information Technology and Education”, Paradigm, Vol 3 No 2 pp 75-80
  • Routray Susmi, Khurana Reema, “Business Process Models in Digital Form in India-The government contribution”, International Journal of Indian Culture and Business Management, vol 4 , no.5 , 2011
  • Khurana R, Mandke Vijay V, “Business Process Modeling with Information Integrity”, Business Process Management Journal ,vol.15 no. 4 in July 2009.
  • Khurana Reema , “Business Integration generating a need for Information Integrity An example -Supply Chain Management ",vol.5 no 6, ISSN 1992-8645, Journal of Theoretical and Applied Information Technology in June 2009
  • Khurana Reema, Garg Poonam ,”Business Process Modeling in Production and Distribution Processes by ensuring Information Integrity” vol. 16 No. 2 ISSN 1817- 3195, Journal of Theoretical and Applied Information Technology in June 2010
  • Khurana Reema, Jan/Jun 05, “Information modeling for achieving integrity in databases for open systems” ,Paradigm, Vol IX, No. 1 pp 56-61
  • Agarwal Ankit, Khurana Reema, Mandke V.V ,”Analytical Model for resolving Information Integrity issues in Delhi Metro Rail Coproration, India”, International Journal of Arts and Sciences , December 2010, ISSN 1944-6934
  • Routray Susmi, Khurana Reema, “Examining the success factors of e-governance in developing and developed economies “,International Journal of Arts and Sciences , December 2010, ISSN 1944-6934
  • Khurana Reema, Nov 09, A case study on Microsoft IT, http://www.primisonline.com/cgi-bin/POL_program.cgi?programCode=U21G1

Book chapters published


  • Reema Khurana, Vijay.V.Mandke, June 2013, “MAKING A CASE FOR INFORMATION INTEGRITY IN HEALTHCARE” in Interdisciplinary perspectives on Business Convergence Computing and Legality, IGI Publications edited by Agarwal et al
  • Reema Khurana, Vijay.V.Mandke, June 2013, “Modeling Complex Errors for Information Integrity Analysis”, in Interdisciplinary perspectives on Business Convergence Computing and Legality, IGI Publications edited by Agarwal et al
  • Reema Khurana, Vijay.V.Mandke , November 2011, “ Information Integrity Systems”, Emerging Trends and Technologies in Data Management, Garg, Gupta, Chakraborty, Hou, McMillan Publishers, India, 2011
  • Kapil Daga, Kapil Singla, Dewal Jindal and Reema Khurana, November 2011, ”Infrastructure Management Outsourcing: Emergence, Acceptance and Growth – A Study Focused on IMO in Indian Market”, Emerging Trends and Technologies in Computer Science and Engineering, McMillan Publishers, India, 2011
  • Rashmi Aggarwal and Reema Khurana, November 2011, “Study of E-Contracts: Roles and Responsibility of Intermediary (With Reference to eBay.in and bazee.com Cases)”, Emerging Trends and Technologies in Computer Science and Engineering, McMillan Publishers, India.
  • Agarwal Ankit, Khurana Reema, Mandke V.V , November 2010, ”Analytical Model for resolving Information Integrity issues in Power Trading in India”, Innovations and advances in Data Management, Garg, Routray and Gupta, McMillan Publishers, India.
  • Khurana Reema, April 2005, “Depicting an approach to design schema for Information base with Integrity, Business Information Management”, Goyal, Malik, McMillan Publishers, India
  • Khurana Reema, April 2005, “Information modeling for achieving integrity in databases for open systems, Business Information Management” ,Goyal, Malik, McMillan Publishers, India
  • Varma S, Khurana Reema, Mandke V.V ,Wadhwa S, “Modeling Information bases with Integrity in a Mass Customized Supply Chain”, proceedings of The International Conference of Mass Customization and Personalization organized by Hong Kong university of science and technology in September 2005.
  • Khurana Reema ,Kapoor N, Mandke V.V ,”Comparative economic advantage through information integrity – Case of the automobile industry in India”, proceedings of Business and Information Management Conference ’06 held in Singapore on 12th ,13th and 14th July’06, organized by Academy of Taiwan Information Systems Research.
  • Milind Mali, Khurana Reema, Kallurkar S.P, Mandke Vijay, V , “Information Integrity Knowledge Development –A critical requirement”, in proceedings of ICMIT’06, The 3rd International Conference on Management of Innovation and Technology organized by IEEE Engineering and Management Society Singapore chapter held on 21st,22nd and 23rd June’06 in Singapore, ISBN: 1-4244-0147-X Volume 1 & Volume 2 pp 399-403.
  • Khurana R, Kapoor N, Ramesh S, Mandke V.V ,Designing an Information Base with Integrity-An analytical approach, proceedings of International Conference on Information Systems Technology and Management ’07 edited by Malik et al organized by University of Florida and Institute of Management Technology, Ghaziabad on 12th,13th March ’07.
  • Kapoor N, Khurana R, Mandke V.V, Information integrity a critical factor in software safety, security and reliability, in the International Conference on Reliability Maintainability and Safety held on Aug 22-26, 2007 in Beijing, China
  • Kapoor N, Khurana R, Mandke V.V, Managing Information Integrity, proceedings of Second International Conference on Information Systems Technology and Management ’07 edited by Sahni et al organized by Institute of Management Technology and University of Florida, in Dubai during 6th-8th March ’08.
  • Khurana R, Kapoor N ,Mandke V.V, An analytical framework for cost benefit analysis of Information Integrity, Supply Chain Management for Competitiveness, Goyal and Varma, MacMillan Publishers, 2008
  • Khurana R, Mandke V.V, “Quality necessary but not sufficient- An Information Integrity imperative”, Supply Chain Management for Competitiveness, Goyal and Varma, MacMillan Publishers, 2008
  • Khurana Reema, “Two cases for Information Integrity- Healthcare and Education delivery”, , Advances in Computer Science and Engineering, , Garg and Ranjan , Mac Millan Publishers 2009

Presentation at National/International Conferences


  • Jain Mathur Daisy, Khurana Reema, “Pricing Models in Information Technology Service Outsourcing Industry in Indian Context”, accepted for presentation in Tokyo International Conference on Social Science Tokyo, Japan during Dec 17-19, 2014.
  • Jain Mathur Daisy, Mishra S, Khurana Reema, “Impact of Pricing and Outsourcing models in Information Technology Service Outsourcing” Presented at International Conference on Social Media, Organized by IIM Raipur , on Jan 10 and 11, 2014
  • Jain Mathur Daisy, Agarwal R, Khurana Reema ,”A framework to study Vendors’ contribution in a Client Vendor Relationship in Information Technology Service Outsourcing in India” Presented at International Conference on Social Media, Organized by IIM Raipur , on Jan 10 and 11, 2014
  • Mehrotra P, Khurana Reema, Khurana P, “ Indian practitioner’s view on cloud based business opportunities” presented in International Technology Education and Development Conference in Valencia, Spain held on 4th, 5th and 6th March 2013.
  • Khurana Reema, Subramaniam S, Routray S, “e-Governance initiatives in India – Critique and challenges “, presented at 6th International Conference on Contemporary Business 2012, organized jointly by IIT Delhi and Curtin University, Australia at IIT Delhi on 18th-19th October 2012.
  • Agarwal Rashmi, Khurana Reema, “Threats of Distributed Denial of Service Attacks –Critique on the Regulatory Environment” presented at 6th International Conference on Contemporary Business 2012, organized jointly by IIT Delhi and Curtin University, Australia at IIT Delhi on 18th-19th October 2012.
  • Mehrotra Puneet, Khurana Reema, Khurana P, “Business opportunities in cloud based services – An Indian perspective” presented in 5th International Conference in Education, Research and Innovation organized by International Association of Technology, Education and Development on Nov 19th, 20th and 21st in Madrid, Spain.
  • Khurana Reema ,Kapoor N, Mandke V.V , Comparative economic advantage through information integrity – Case of the automobile industry in India, presented in Business and Information Management Conference ’06 held in Singapore on 12th ,13th and 14th July’06, being organized by Academy of Taiwan Information Systems Research.
  • Khurana R, Kapoor N, Ramesh S, Mandke V.V ,Designing an Information Base with Integrity-An analytical approach, presented in International Conference on Information Systems Technology and Management ’07 organized by University of Florida and Institute of Management Technology, Ghaziabad on 12th,13th March ’07.
  • Khurana R, Kapoor N, Mandke V.V, Managing Information Integrity, presented in Second International Conference on Information Systems Technology and Management ’08 organized by Institute of Management Technology and University of Florida Ghaziabad on 6th,7th and 8th March ‘08
  • Kapoor N, Khurana R, Mandke V.V, A tutorial on Business Modeling with Information Integrity Technology at the second International Conference of Information Systems Technology and Management ’08 in Dubal during 6th -8th March ’08.
  • Khurana R, “Two cases for Information Integrity- Healthcare and Education delivery”, presented in ICDM , 21st- 22nd February 2009 , conference jointly organized by IMT, Ghaziabad and Nanyang University Singapore.
  • Agarwal Ankit, Khurana Reema, Mandke V.V ,” Analytical Model for resolving Information Integrity issues in Power Trading in India”, presented in International Conference on Data Management,jointly organized by University of Saskatchewan, Nanyang University and IMT,Ghaziabad on March 11-12 2010.
  • Khurana R, Kapoor N ,Mandke V.V, “An analytical framework for cost benefit analysis of Information Integrity”, National Conference on Supply Chain Management for Competitiveness, organized by Institute of Management Eductaion, Sahibabad, Ghaziabad,
  • Khurana R, Mandke V.V, “Quality necessary but not sufficient- An Information Integrity imperative”, National conference on Supply Chain Management for Competitiveness, organized by Institute of Management Education, Sahibabad, Ghaziabad.
  • Agarwal Ankit, Khurana Reema, Mandke V.V ,”Analytical Model for resolving Information Integrity issues in Delhi Metro Rail Coproration, India”, Conference of International Journal of Arts and Sciences, May 2010, Badhofgasteinn , Austria.
  • Routray Susmi, Khurana Reema, “Examining the success factors of e-governance in developing and developed economies “, Conference of International Journal of Arts and Sciences, May 2010, Badhofgastein , Austria.
  • Reema Khurana, Vijay.V.Mandke , Information Integrity Systems, International Conference on Data Management, Organized by University of Saskatchewan, and IMT,Ghaziabad on 17-19 November 2011
  • Kapil Daga, Kapil Singla, Dewal Jindal and Reema Khurana,”Infrastructure Management Outsourcing: Emergence, Acceptance and Growth : A Study Focused on IMO in Indian Market “, International Conference on Data Management, Organized by University of Saskatchewan, and IMT,Ghaziabad on 17-19 November 2011
  • Rashmi Aggarwal and Reema Khurana, November 2011, “Study of E-Contracts: Roles and Responsibility of Intermediary (With Reference to eBay.in and bazee.com Cases)”, International Conference on Data Management, Organized by University of Saskatchewan, and IMT,Ghaziabad on 17-19 November 2011

Ongoing research


  • "Application of Information Integrity Standards to Outsourcing Models in software industry"
  • Abstract: Information Integrity(I*I) standards have emerged as world wide standards for providing a framework for measuring the decision making in uncertain business environment. In IT outsourcing industry where the business is critical and high risk , to ensure I*I in decision making is even more desirable. The conceptual research will present this problem and attempt to model a solutiuon for the same using I*I technologies
  • "Design of a Management Information System Model for Sustainable Competitive advantage in different retail formats in India “ AICTE sponsored project
  • This is a funded research project, an empirical study was carried out last year across 4 retail outlets in 6 cities in India. The data analysis has been done and following papers are being planned with relevant conceptual back up
  • An empirical analysis of factors affecting consumer satisfaction due to technological intervention in Indian retail.
  • An empirical analysis of supplier behaviour due to technological intervention in Indian retail.
  • An empirical analysis of employee satisfaction due to technological intervention in Indian retail.
  • Currently working on a book titled " Software Project Management - an I*I based approach". The Table of Contents of this book have been reviewed and found suitable by 11 national universities offering this course. There are 11 chapters in this book and already 8 chapters have been written and are under review by the publisher. The book should be ready in another 3 months.

Professional Experience

Full Time Positions Held:

  • Professor, Information Technology Management, IMT, Ghaziabad, 2009 till date
  • Associate Professor, Information Technology Management, IMT, Ghaziabad, 2000 – 2009
  • Assistant Professor, Information Technology Management, IMT, Ghaziabad, 1997– 2000
  • Associate Consultant, NIIT Ltd, New Delhi, 1993-1997
  • Analyst and Programmer, Svam Software Ltd. ,1992-1993
  • Adjunct Faculty at U21 global, Singapore and NIIT University, Neemrana, Rajasthan, India
  • Visiting faculty to Waterford Institute of Technology, Ireland


Part-time & Consulting Engagements:

  • On the Editorial Board of International Journal of Information Technology and Management and Enterprise Information Systems, Springer Publications as a Guest Editor
  • On the examination board of GGSIP University, Pune University, Yashwant Rao Chawan Maharashtra Open University, SNDT University ,NIIT University.
  • PhD. Supervisor associated with National Law University, Jodhpur.
  • On board of NIIT Ltd to give consultancy on their tie ups with universities worldwide.
  • Spearheading a funded project of AICTE in the area of IT in Retail sector.
  • General Co-Chair of the First International Conference on Computing Business Applications and Legal Issues 2011 jointly organized by Institute of Management Technology, Ghaziabad and Winona State University, USA on March 3-4 , 2011
  • General Co-Chair of the Second International Conference on Computing Business Applications and Legal Issues 2012 to be jointly organized by Institute of Management Technology, Ghaziabad and Winona State University, USA on March 20-22 , 2012
  • General Co-Chair of the Third International Conference on Information Systems Technology and Management 2009 with University of Florida during March 12 -13 , 2009 in IMT, Ghaziabad.
  • Program Co-Chiar of Second International Conference on Information Systems Technology and Management 2008 with University of Florida. The conference was held in World Trade Center in Dubai during March 6 -8 2008.
  • Track Co-Chair of First International Conference on Information Systems Technology and Management March 13 – 14 2007.The conference was held in IHC, New Delhi.
  • Organized a 15 day long Management Development Program on Skill Development for HR Executives for ONGC at IMT, Ghaziabad.
  • Provided consultancy to Defence Canteen on Requirements elicitation, Analysis and Design of Inventory Management Software.
  • Provided consultancy to Omega Watches on an Inventory Management System.
  • Analyzed, Designed and Developed a Part Inventory Control System in C-DOT

 

Achievements and Awards

  • Young Contributors award for significant contribution in the Knowledge Development Initiative for Information Integrity in 2008.
  • Was awarded “Outstanding Employee” of the year award in 1993 in NIIT Ltd for the marked contribution made to education and training.