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Steven J. Pentland, Ph.D.

Steven Pentland

Associate Professor, Information Technology Management • Mail Stop: 1615
Office Number: MBEB 2130

Dr. Steven Pentland is an associate professor of information technology management at Boise State University. He received his Ph.D. in Management Information Systems from the University of Arizona’s Eller College of Management. His research interests include automated interviewing, affective computing, and human analytics. Steven’s current research focuses on the development of scalable interviewing systems for the collection and analysis of human behaviors. He is currently evaluating the efficacy of using such systems to automatically detect deception and screen job applicants during online interviews. Steven has contributed to a variety of projects supported by the National Science Foundation, Department of Homeland Security, and the Army Research Office. His teaching interests include data collection, management, and analytics.


University of Arizona, Eller College of Management, Ph.D. Business Administration (MIS Emphasis), Minor: Statistics

University of Arizona, Eller College of Management Bachelor of Science in Public Administration

Teaching Areas

Data collection, management, and analytics