Samir Chatterjee is an Adjunct Professor of Design and Innovation at the USC Iovine and Young Academy. He is also the Fletcher Jones Professor of Design, Technology and Management at Claremont Graduate University’s Center for Information Systems and Technology. He is considered a leading technology designer and strategist for 21st-century healthcare. Today, he leads the emerging field of Persuasive Technology, a stimulating interdisciplinary research field that focuses on how interactive technologies and services can be designed to influence people’s attitudes and support positive behavior change.
Chatterjee received a Bachelor’s of Technology in Electronics and Telecommunications Engineering from Jadavpur University, India; as well as an MS and PhD in Computer Science from the School of Computer Science, University of Central Florida. In May 2015, he was awarded the distinguished Lifetime Achievement award for contributions to design science research, presented by the IS Design community. He was recently selected as Schoeller Senior Fellow 2017 by Dr. Theo and Friedl Schoeller Research Center for Business and Society in Nuremberg, Germany.