Owen P. Hall Jr., PE, PhD

Professor of Decision Sciences and Editor-in-Chief, Graziadio Business Report

Dr. Owen Hall holds the Julian Virtue Professorship and has more than 35 years of academic and industry experience in computer decision systems and technological forecasting. He has authored numerous technical papers and several books on computer-based management decision systems. The founder of a high-technology sensor company, Dr. Hall has also served on several government panels and corporate boards.

Honored as a Harriet and Charles Luckman Distinguished Teaching Fellow in 1993, he has been involved in developing the Graziadio School’s entrepreneurial and e-learning programs. Dr. Hall’s current area of research includes the application of artificial intelligence agents to search engine technology and integrated learning systems.

Specifically, he is involved in the development of Web-based learning nets for graduate management education. Dr. Hall is a registered professional engineer in California and is a member of the Beta Gamma Sigma Honor Society. He is the former editor-in-chief of the Graziadio Business Report. Dr. Hall was recently honored with the Howard A. White Teaching Excellence Award.