Education | Courses Taught | Work Experience | Work Activities | Awards | Selected Publications | Unpublished Manuscripts | Presentations
2012-present, Online Community Consultant, Salorix
2011-present, Visiting Assistant Professor, MBA Program, Lorry I. Lokey Graduate School of Business, Director for the Center for Socially Responsible Business, Mills College, Oakland, CA
2011, International Volunteer HQ, Peru. Taught children English for 2 months in Lima & Cusco
2007-current, Meader Consulting Group, Principal (Digital Marketing Strategies)
2009-2010, Menlo College, Instructor, one year contract
2006-2009, University of California, Berkeley, Haas College of Business, Adjunct Faculty
2006-2009, San Jose State Univ, College of Business, Adjunct Faculty
2006-current, Silicon Valley Social Venture Fund, Board Member (volunteer)
1999-2006, University of Arizona, Senior Lecturer; Director, MIS Undergraduate Studies; Director, MBA Field Studies Program
1994-1999, University of Arizona, Assistant Professor, MIS
1988-1994, University of Michigan Business School, Research Assistant, MIS
1987-1988, Bank of America, End User Computing Consultant, Concord, CA
1985-1987, Software Alliance Corp., Marketing Director, I.S. Consultant, Berkeley, CA
1980-1983, Chevron Corp., Programmer/Analyst, San Francisco, CAProfessional Activities
2004-2006, Eller Learning Technologies Committee
2003-2006, UA Center for Middle Eastern Studies, Affiliated Faculty
2003-2006, Chair, MIS Undergraduate Curriculum Committee
2001, Eller Committee on Executive Education
2001, Eller Committee on Course Assessment
2000-2002, MIS Department, Board of Advisors, Chair Partnership Committee, Financial Development Committee, member Executive Committee
2000-2002, Initiated an international MBA student exchange program with the European Business School in Germany, ranked the top business school in Germany by Stern magazine.
2000, Eller Ad Hoc Committee on Promotion Guidelines for Teaching Faculty
2000-2001, Chair, UA Undergraduate Programs Committee
2000-2005, Eller MBA Program Advisory Council Executive Committee
1999-2002, Eller College Representative on Curriculum Assessment Pilot Project
1999-2006, Eller Undergraduate Policy Committee
1999-2001, UA Undergraduate Council
1999-2001, Chair, UA Undergraduate Programs Committee, UA Instructional Curriculum and Policy Committee
1999-2000, Faculty Advisor, MBA Consulting Club, UA Eller Graduate School of Management
1995, Dean’s Teaching Innovation Project, UA College of Business and Public Administration
1995, Organizer and Session Chair for a refereed panel: "The Role of I.S. in the Virtual Organization." International Conference on Information Systems, Amsterdam, December, 1995.
1992-1999, Reviewer for MIS Quarterly, Information Systems Research, Organization Science, Human-Computer Interaction, Journal of Organizational Computing, IEEE Journal on Man, Machines, and Systems, International Conference on Information Systems, Academy of Management, and the Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences.Awards
Selected Awards and Honors
2006, Eller College Don Wells Outstanding Faculty Mentor
2005, Eller College of Management, Dean's Award for Teaching Excellence
1999, Mortarboard Award for Teaching Excellence, University of Arizona
1998, UA Business School Undergraduate Council, Faculty Appreciation Award
1996-1997, MIS Teacher of the Year, Univ Arizona
1992-1993, Dykstra Fellowship (awarded for teaching excellence), Univ Michigan Business School
1983, Member of the Year, San Francisco Junior Chamber of Commerce (directed an outreach program between competitively selected San Francisco high school students and businesses, raised $40,000)
1998, Chen, H. (PI), Meader, D.K. (Co-PI). An Intelligent CSCW Workbench: Analysis, visualization and agents. National Science Foundation grant for $331,000.
1997, AT&T/Lucent, $10,000 awarded for a project entitled “Enhancing the real world relevance of undergraduate systems analysis and design through multimedia conferencing.”Selected Publications
Griffith, T. & Meader, D., 2004, Prelude to virtual groups: Leadership and technology in semi-virtual groups. In Pauleen, D. (Ed.). Virtual Teams: Projects, Protocols and Processes. Hershey, PA: Idea Group Publishing
Meader, D.K. (1998). Managing the distributed multimedia conferencing environment: An exploratory field study. Proceedings of the Hawaii International Conference on Computer Systems.
Olson, J.S., Olson, G.M. & Meader, D.K. (1997). Face-to-face group work compared to remote group work. In Finn, K. E., Sellen, A.J., & Wilbur, S.B. (Editors). Video-mediated communication. Mahwah, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates.
Weick, K.E. & Meader, D. K. (1993). Sensemaking and group support systems. In Jessup, L. & Valacich, J. (Eds.). Group Support Systems: New Perspectives (pp. 230-252). New York: Macmillan.Unpublished Manuscripts
Meader, D. K. (2009). Continuous Brand Monitoring and Engagement: How Successful Companies Engage With Their Customers.
Meader, D. K. (2009). The Future of the Voice of the Customer in the New Social Media.
Bhappu, A., Meader, D.K., Erwin, C., & Crews, J. (1999). Media effects in diverse and homogeneous decision-making teams: Intervening process explanations involving conflict and miscommunication.
Meader, D.K. & Schwartz, B. (1996). Distributed, Real Time Group Conferencing. University of Arizona, MIS Department. Commissioned by the U.S. Army Redstone Arsenal.
Meader, D.K. & Schwartz, B. (1996). Multimedia Conferencing and Functional Process Improvement Teamwork. University of Arizona, MIS Department. Commissioned by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Defense Environmental Command - Corporate Information Management Project.
Meader, D.K. (1995). Supporting Distributed, Design Discussions: A Study of Video Effects on Engagement and Critical Discussion in Desktop, Multimedia Conferencing. Dissertation, University of Michigan Business School.
Meader, D.K. (1992). Interactional synchrony , media richness, and distributed design. Collaboratory on Research and Electronic Work (CREW), University of Michigan Business School.
Meader, D.K. (1991). The "new" social architecture of top management teams. Commissioned by the Michigan Business School's Human Resource Partnership.Presentations
Three Steps to Better Listening, to marketing managers and executives, Customer Experience Summit, Chicago, April 2009.
Future of Learning Technologies and the University of Arizona. Panelist. Learning Technology Showcase Conference. May 2005
How the Internet Put KFC in Dubai. Faculty Fellows presentation to University of Arizona campus audience. November 2004.
eBusiness and the Culture of Silicon Valley. Presented to 40 faculty and business executives in the United Arab Emirates. Sharjah, UAE. January 2001
eCommerce for the Heating, Ventilation and Cooling Industy. Presented to 120 owners of HVAC businesses. Sponsored by Excellence Air, Inc. Scottsdale, AZ. April, 1999.
Managing the Distributed Multimedia Conferencing Environment. Presented to 140 Chief Executive Officers and Chief Financial Officers at a FINOVA Corp. meeting. February, 1998
Managing the Distributed Multimedia Conferencing Technology Environment: Lessons Learned from an Exploratory Field Study. Organizational Behavior Conference, The Wharton Business School, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA. November, 1998.
Delivering the Digital Office: Quicksand Along the Path. Tucson Link, (group of about 100 Tucson business leaders). Tucson, AZ. March, 1998.
User experiences with distributed multimedia conferencing systems. Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences. Kohala, Hawaii. January 1998.
An autopsy of a failed global conference: Implications for global work. Academy of Management Conference. Technology and Innovation Management Division. Boston, MA. August, 1997.
Group diversity and group support systems: A Wittgensteinian analytic approach. Academy of Management Conference. Organizational Communication and Information Systems, Organizational Behavior, Conflict Management Divisions. Boston, MA. August, 1997.
Evaluating the Effectiveness of Various Communication Media in Distributed Work. Ventana Corporation Users Group Conference, March, 1997.
How large is the value added of videoconferencing over computer conferencing? Presentation at the International Federation of Information Processing Group 8.4 Conference, Tucson, Arizona. April 1996.
The Role of Information Systems in the Virtual Organization. Organizer and Session Chair for a refereed panel. International Conference on Information Systems, Amsterdam. December 1995.
Sensemaking and Group Support Systems. Presentation at the Conference on Group Support Systems, Bloomington, Indiana. May 1993.