Shadi Janansefat

Doctoral Candidate in Information Systems and Technology Management


229 Mervis Hall


  • PhD in Information Systems and Technology Management, University of Pittsburgh (Expected 2017)
  • MSc in Computer Science, Southern Illinois University, Carbondale IL (2013)
  • BSc in Comhuter Engineering, KNT University, Tehran, Iran (2011)

Research Interests

  • Adoption and Economics of Digital Services 
  • Information Search Processes 
  • Economics of Social Networks
  • User Behavior in Social Networks 
  • Software Design Strategies

Awards and Honors

  • Frank E. Finley Fellowship, University of Pittsburgh, 2013-2017
  • BNY Mellon Corporate Social Responsibility Doctoral Research Grant, 2015