Benn Konsynski

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  • George S. Craft Distinguished University Professor of Information Systems & Operations Management
  • Phone: (404) 727-6698
  • Fax: (404) 727-0943

Mailing Address:

1300 Clifton Road
Atlanta, GA 30322


Benn R. Konsynski arrived at Goizueta Business School following six years on the faculty at the Harvard Business School where he taught in the MBA program and several executive programs. Prior to arriving at HBS, he was a professor at the University of Arizona where he was a co-founder of the university's multi-million dollar group decision support laboratory. He holds a Ph.D. in Computer Science from Purdue University.

He has published in such diverse journals as Communications of the ACM, Harvard Business Review, IEEE Transactions on Communications, MIS Quarterly, Journal of MIS, Data Communications, Decision Sciences, Decision Support Systems, Information Systems, and IEEE Transactions on Software Engineering.

Areas of Specialization

  • Electronic data interchange (EDI)
  • Channel systems
  • Electronic integration
  • Information partnerships
  • Digital Commerce

Selected Consulting Clients

  • IBM
  • AT&T
  • Northern Trust
  • Texas Instruments
  • U.S. Army
  • Northwestern Mutual Life Insurance
  • MicroAge
  • Ernst and Young
  • Bank of Montreal
  • UPS


  • Ph.D. Ph.D. in Computer Science, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN/United States