Tayfun "Typhoon" Keskin is an Assistant Professor at the UWB School of Business. He holds a Ph.D. degree from The University of Texas at Austin, McCombs School of Business since May 2010.
He has taught Information Technology in Business (MIS 301) course as an Instructor and has been the TA for several courses (Information Technology in Business, Strategic Information Technology Management, and Business Process Excellence.)
Tayfun has published two papers in European Journal of Operational Research and Informs Journal on Computing. His research and teaching interests include, collaborative information technologies, behavioral modeling and simulation, and the strategic management of information systems. He is particularly interested in developing a quantitative "role of information systems" theory.
He worked in P&G as a process engineer after receiving his Electrical and Electronics Engineering degree from the Bogazici (Bosphorus) University in Turkey. Then, he received an MBA degree at Sabanci University, Istanbul. He also worked for other multinational companies such as Oracle and Kraft Foods prior to his PhD.