Jeffrey S. Harper, Ph.D., CFE
Jeff Harper is Executive Director of Graduate Programs and Professor of Information Systems at Indiana State University’s Scott College of Business. He received his Ph.D. from Auburn University, is a Certified Fraud Examiner, and has been an academic for over twenty years, teaching business courses and conducting research studies at Indiana State, Harvard University, the University of Alabama in Huntsville (UAH), Athens State University, and Auburn University.
Professor Harper has published over 50 research papers and has spoken at many domestic events and in nearly a dozen countries. Known as an active researcher and consultant, his interests include electronic commerce strategies, technology transfer, and innovative business practices. He has served as a consultant for such organizations as Union Hospital of Terre Haute, General Electric Aviation, State Farm Insurance, NASA, the U.S. Justice Department, Monroe Guaranty Insurance Corporation, and BellSouth Corporation.
In 2008, Dr. Harper taught the graduate Electronic Commerce Strategies (MGMT S105) course at Harvard University in Cambridge, MA. He has received Scott College of Business Faculty Achievement Awards for outstanding teaching (2003) and exemplary service (2008). He is also a member of the Board of Directors for the Country Club of Terre Haute and a former Board member of the UAH Alumni Association (2010-2012).