Sharath Sasidharan, Ph.D.


Sharath Sasidharan, Ph.D.

  • Position: Associate Professor
  • Phone: (419) 372-8075
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  • Address: 230 Maurer Center

Dr. Sasidharan (Dr. S) is an associate professor in the Schmidthorst College of Business at Bowling Green State University (BGSU). He holds a PhD in Decision Science & Information Systems from the University of Kentucky, an MBA in International Business from the University of Glasgow, and a BE in Electrical & Electronics engineering from the University of Kerala. His research interests include human computer interaction, enterprise systems, change management, and artificial intelligence for business. He has published in several leading academic journals including Information Systems Research, Information & Management, and the Journal of Electronic Commerce Research. Prior to joining BGSU, he was on the faculty at Emporia State University where he was the recipient of the Outstanding Accomplishment in Instruction (2010), Research (2012), and Service (2013) awards.


2006 PhD, Business Administration, University of Kentucky
Decision Sciences & Information Systems

1997 MBA, University of Glasgow, Scotland
International Business

1994 Bachelor of Engineering, University of Kerala, India
Electrical & Electronics Engineering


2017 - Present Associate Professor, College of Business, Bowling Green State University

2012 - 2017 Associate Professor, School of Business, Emporia State University

2009 - 2012 Assistant Professor, School of Business, Emporia State University

2006 - 2009 Assistant Professor, Lewis College of Business, Marshall University

Research Expertise

  • Human computer interaction
  • Enterprise systems
  • Change management
  • Artificial intelligence for business

Teaching Expertise

  • Business application programming
  • Database design and implementation
  • IT security
  • Project management
  • E-commerce
  • System analysis & design
  • Networking & telecommunication

Sasidharan, S. (2021). Technostress in the workplace: A social network perspective. Information Technology & People.

Sasidharan, S. (2019). Knowledge value, task complexity, and enterprise technology implementation: An introductory study. International Journal of Technology Diffusion10(1), 19–38.

Sasidharan, S. (2019). Reconceptualizing knowledge networks for Enterprise Systems implementation: A case analysis incorporating domain expertise of knowledge sources and knowledge flow intensity. Information & Management56(3), 364–376.

Sasidharan, S., Santhanam, R. & Brass, D. (2017). Assimilation of enterprise information systems: Knowledge support from people and systems. International Journal of Technology Diffusion, 8(1), 8-32.

Updated: 05/22/2023 08:29AM