Diane M. Strong



  • Ph.D.  Carnegie Mellon University, December 1988
    • Graduate School of Industrial Administration (now Tepper School of Business)
    • Dissertation: "Design and Evaluation of Information Handling Processes"
    • Major: Information Systems; Minors: Statistics, Operations Management

  • M.S.   Carnegie Mellon University, May 1983
    • Graduate School of Industrial Administration (now Tepper School of Business)
    • Major: Systems Sciences

  • M.S.   New Jersey Institute of Technology, May 1978
    • Major: Computer and Information Science

  • B.S.    University of South Dakota, May 1974, with Magna Cum Laude Honors
    • Majors: Computer Science, Mathematics

Work Experience:

  • 8/95-
    Worcester Polytechnic Institute, School of Business.
    • Professor, 7/2009-
    • Associate Professor, 7/2000-6/2009
    • Assistant Professor, 7/1996-6/2000, Visiting Assistant Professor, 8/1995-5/1996.

  • 9/87-8/95
    Boston University, School of Management.
    • Assistant Professor of Management Information Systems.

  • 5/82-8/87
    Carnegie Mellon University, Graduate School of Industrial Administration.
    • Research Assistant to Professor Steven Miller, 1984-1987.
    • Research Assistant to Professor Charles Kriebel, Summer 1982.

  • 6/78-6/81
    Data General Corporation,
    Management Science Analyst.
    • Worked in the corporate management science department as an internal consultant.

  • 9/76-5/78
    New Jersey Institute of Technology, Computer and Information Science Department.
    • Instructor, Operating System Principles.
    • Instructor, Programming with COBOL.
    • Instructor, Introductory computer programming (with FORTRAN).
    • Lab assistant, Minicomputer lab.

  • 5/74-8/76
    Morris County Data Processing,
    Systems Analyst.
    • Designed, developed, and implemented accounting and financial applications.

  • 9/73-5/74
    University of South Dakota, Mathematics Department.
    • Conducted mathematics help sessions.