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Maheshwar Boodraj, Ph.D., PMP

Maheshwar Boodraj

Assistant Professor of Information Technology Management
Phone: (208) 426-1188
Mail Stop: 1615
Office: MBEB 3206

Maheshwar Boodraj is an assistant professor of information technology management at Boise State University. His research focuses on technical debt, agile software development and IT project management. He has published several peer-reviewed articles in various outlets, including the Americas Conference on Information Systems (AMCIS), the Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management (AOM) and the International Conference on Information Systems (ICIS). He has also taught numerous computing, information systems and project management courses from the undergraduate level to the executive level. Before joining academia, he spent more than ten years in various managerial and technical roles at the Mona School of Business and Management and IBM.


  • Ph.D., Computer Information Systems, Georgia State University
  • M.Sc., Management Information Systems, University of the West Indies
  • B.Sc., Computer Science, University of the West Indies

Research Areas

  • Technical Debt
  • Agile Software Development
  • IT Project Management

Teaching Areas

  • Project Management
  • Programming
  • Information Systems


  • Leadership Award, AIS Doctoral Student College
  • GTA Teaching Excellence Award, Georgia State University
  • Doctoral Student Service Award, Association for Information Systems