Gloria Phillips-Wren
Dr. Gloria Phillips-Wren


Professor, Department Chair
Information Sys./Operations Mgmt.

Contact
410-617-5470
Sellinger Hall 314
gwren@loyola.edu
Academic Degrees
Ph D, University of Maryland Baltimore County.
MBA, Loyola College in Maryland.
M.Ed., Towson University.
BA, Western Maryland College.
Representative Publications



Gloria Wren, AI Tools in Decision Making Support Systems: A Review, International Journal on Artificial Intelligence Tools, 21(2) 2012.





Joseph M. Langmead, Gloria P. Wren, Jalal Soroosh, Hong Zhu, Kenneth A. Kelly and Kenneth S. Thomas, How to Adopt IFRS in Five Steps, Strategic Finance Magazine, 2011, 53-60.





Gloria Wren, B. Wixom, T. Ariyachandra, P. Gray, U. Kulkarni and M. Goul, The current state of business intelligence in academia: Results from the BI Congress, Communications of the Association for Information Systems, 29(16) 2011, 300-312.





Gloria Wren and Jean Pridmore, Assessing decision making in face-to-face teams versus virtual teams in a virtual world, Journal of Decision Systems, 20(3) 2011, 283-308.





Gloria Wren and D. Power, Impact of social media and Web 2.0 on decision making, Journal of Decision Systems, 20(3) 2011, 249-261.

Books:

Phillips-Wren, G.E. and Jain, L.C., Eds. (2005). Intelligent Decision Support Systems in Agent-Mediated Environments. Frontiers in Artificial Intelligence and Applications, Volume 115, IOS Press: Amsterdam, The Netherlands, ISBN-10: 1586034766, ISBN-13: 978-1586034764.

Phillips-Wren, G.E., Ichalkaranje, N. and Jain, L.C., Eds. (2008). Intelligent Decision Making: An AI-Based Approach. Springer Publishing Company: New York, NY, ISBN-10: 3540768289, ISBN-13: 978-3540768289.

Nakamatsu, K., Phillips-Wren, G., Jain, L. and Howlett, R. Eds. (2009). New Advances in Intelligent Decision Technologies, Results of the First KES International Symposium IDT 2009, Springer Publishing Company: Berlin Heidelberg, ISBN 978-3-642-00909-9, e-ISBN 978-3-642-00909-9.

Journal Publications:

Phillips-Wren, G., Ferreiro, O., Forgionne, G. and Desai, H. (2007). Adoption of decision support systems in a developing country. Journal of Decision Systems, 16(4), 425-449.

Phillips-Wren, G., Sharkey, P. and Dy, S. (2008). Mining lung cancer patient data to assess healthcare resource utilization. Expert Systems with Applications, available online September 15, 2007, 35(4), November, 1611 - 1619.

Phillips-Wren, G., Kramer, S. and Sharkey, P. (2008). Strategic decision-making under conditions of complex demand and market risks. International Journal of Applied Decision Sciences, 1 (3), 323 - 337.

Soroosh, J., Zhu, H. and Phillips-Wren, G. (2009). A Shift in the Income Effect of Changes in Accounting Principles: 1993-2003 Time Period. Review of Business Research, 8(5), 51 - 67.

Phillips-Wren, G., Mora, M., Forgionne, G. and Gupta, J. (2009). An integrative evaluation framework for intelligent decision support systems. European Journal of Operations Research, June 16, 195 (3), 642-652.

Encyclopedia Articles:

Phillips-Wren, G., Mora, M. and Forgionne, G. (2008). Evaluation of decision making support systems. Encyclopedia of Decision Making and Decision Support Technologies (F. Adam, P. Humphreys, eds.), IGI Publishing, Hershey, PA, USA, 320-328, ISBN: 978-1-59904-843-7. Also chosen for publication in Strategic Information Systems: Concepts, Methodologies, Tools, and Applications, edited by Dr. M. Gordon Hunter, 2009.

Phillips-Wren, G. (2008). Intelligent agents in decision support systems. Encyclopedia of Decision Making and Decision Support Technologies (F. Adam, P. Humphreys, eds.), IGI Publishing, Hershey, PA, USA, 505-513, ISBN: 978-1-59904-843-7. Also chosen for publication in Strategic Information Systems: Concepts, Methodologies, Tools, and Applications, edited by Dr. M. Gordon Hunter, 2009.
Awards and Honors
Beta Gamma Sigma Honor Society.

Sellinger Summer Research Award, Loyola College in Maryland. (2006).

Sellinger Summer Research Award, Loyola College in Maryland. (2005).

Junior Research Sabbatical Award, Loyola College in Maryland. (2004).
Professional Experience/Certification
Chief, Propulsion Branch, Army Research Laboratory.

Team Leader, Modeling and Data Analysis, Army Research Laboratory.

Mathematician, Ballistic Research Laboratory.

Itinerant Teacher of the Mathematically Gifted and Talented, Baltimore County Public Schools, Maryland.
Professional Memberships
Association for Information Systems, Decision Sciences Institute, INFORMS