• Dr. VanderMeerĀ“s research interests focus on applying concepts developed in Computer Science and Information Systems to solve real-world problems. She is widely published in well-known journals, such as Management Science, ACM Transactions on Database Systems and IEEE Transactions on Knowledge and Data Engineering, as well as prestigious conference proceedings, including the International Conference on Data Engineering, International Conference on Distributed Computing Systems and the Very Large Database Conference.

    She also has significant professional experience in the software industry. She has served in engineering and managerial roles in large companies, as well as early-stage venture-funded software enterprises.

research interests

  • Database Systems; Dynamic Web-Caching; Electronic Commerce; Mobile Data Management

selected publications

teaching overview

  • Business Application Development
    Health Care Information Management
    Information Systems Planning
    Management Information Systems Internship
    Managing Distributed Architectures
    Ph.D. Dissertation
    Seminar on Systems Analysis
    Special Topics in Management Information Systems
    Systems Analysis
    Technical and Data Architectures and Standards for
    Web Management

full name

  • Debra Vandermeer


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