Professor Ramayah Thurasamy
Professor Ramayah Thurasamy is currently attached to the Operations Management section at the School of Management, Universiti Sains Malaysia. He has taught courses in Statistics, Operations Management, Research Methods, Forecasting and Computer Literacy at undergraduate level. He has supervised numerous PhD/MA/MBA students in the fields of Information Systems, Operations Management, Marketing Management and Organizational Behavior. He is also currently supervising numerous students at the MA and PhD levels. He is a trained Structural Equation Modeling (SEM) expert having been trained by Professor Joseph Hair (Kennesaw State University), Professor David Kenny (University of Connecticut), Professor Gregory Hancock (University of Maryland), Professor Everarda Cunningham (Queensland University of Technology) and Professor Christian Ringle (University of Hamburg). He has conducted Structural Equation Modeling (SEM) workshops in Malaysia, Australia, Indonesia, Thailand and India. He has also conducted workshops in UUM, UKM, UTM, UiTM, UMK, UMS, UNIMAS, USIM, UMT, UMP, UTHM, INTAN and Polytechnic Colleges in Malaysia.
Among the numerous papers at local and international conferences he has presented, he has won 5 “Best Papers” award. His has more than 300 publications which have appeared in Journal of Environmental Management, Technovation, Journal of Business Ethuics, Journal of Business Economics and Management, Computers in Human Behavior, Resources, Conservation and Recycling, International Journal of Information Technology & Decision Making (IJITDM), International Journal of Information Management, Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Turkish Online Journal of Education Technology, Information Development, Journal of Project Management (JoPM), International Journal of Services and Operations Management (IJSOM), Engineering, Construction and Architectural Management (ECAM) and North American Journal of Psychology among others. He also serves on the editorial boards and program committee of several international journals and conferences of repute.