A. Ross Taylor

Associate Professor, Business Intelligence

Office: DSCH 346   |    Phone: (308) 865-8347   |    Email: taylorar1@unk.edu

A. Ross Taylor



  • PhD, University of Arkansas, 2006
  • MBA, Webster University, 1998
  • BS, University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff, 1992

Current Courses

  • MIS 182, Software Productivity Tools
  • MIS 188, GS Portal
  • MIS 190, IT Enabled Math for Decision Making
  • MIS 282, Business Intelligence & Databases
  • MIS 302, Principles of Management Information Systems
  • MIS 350, Intermediate Business Intelligence
  • MIS 802, MIS Seminar

Research Interests

  • Business Intelligence
  • Computer-Aided Decision Making
  • Rural Economic Development
  • Social Media

 Professional Memberships

  • Association for Computing Machinery. (August 2018 - Present).
  • Association of Information Technology Professionals. (January 1, 2004 - May 2018).

Selected Publications

  • Agrawal, V. K., Agrawal, V. K., Taylor, A. R., Chau, N. N. (2018).Trends of IT Human Resources and End-users Involvement in IT Function: A Comparison of Manufacturing and Service Sector. Journal of International Business and Economics (JIBE), 18(3), 51-60.
  • Agrawal, V. K., Agrawal, V. K., Seshadri, S., Taylor, A. R. (2017).TRENDS IN IT HUMAN RESOURSES AND END-USERS INVOLVED IN IT APPLICATIONS. Journal of International Technology and Information Management, 26(4), 153-188.
  • Agrawal, V. K., Agrawal, V. K., Taylor, A. R. (2016). Trends in Commercial-Off-The-Shelf vs. Proprietary Applications. Journal of International Technology and Information Management, 25(4).
  • Lusero, C., Taylor, A. R., Agrawal, V. K. (2013). A Case Review of Xpanxion: A Software Quality Assurance Startup. International Journal of Management Cases, 15(2), 140-152.
  • Agrawal, V. K., Moffett, M. D., Taylor, A. R. (2010). Developing an Employment Friendly Curriculum for the MIS Discipline. Economics & Business Journal: Inquiries & Perspectives, 3(1), 94-104.
  • Taylor, A. R. (2009). Perceived Effort Saved's Influence On Perceptions Of Effort And Accuracy. AABRI Journal of Behavioral Studies in Business, 1, 1-18. http://aabri.com/jbsb.html
  • Agrawal, V. K., Tenkorang, F. A., Agrawal, V. K., Taylor, A. R. (2009).Trends in IT Human Resources and its Impact on Curriculum Design. Review Of Business Information Systems, 13(4), 67-78.
  • Taylor, A. R., Maughan, S. L., Obermier, T., Harms, S. K. (2008).Technological Infrastructure Needs in Rural Nebraska. Economics and Business Journal:  Inquiries and Perspectives, 1(1), 56-65.
  • Aloysius, J. A., Davis, F. D., Wilson, D. D., Taylor, A. R., Kottemann, J. E. (2006). User acceptance of multi-criteria decision support systems: The impact of preference elicitation techniques. European Journal Of Operational Research(169), 273-285.