William Edward Remus

Emeritus Professor of Information Technology Management
  • Professor Emeritus of Information Technology Management


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Academic Background

  • PhD, Management, Michigan State University, 1974
  • MBA, Production, Michigan State University, 1972
  • MS, Electrical Engineering, University of California at Santa Barbara, 1968
  • BS, Electrical and Science Engineering University of Michigan, 1967

Research Interests

  • Behavioral Decision Making
  • Behavioral Forecasting
  • Neural Networks
  • Interface Design for Decision and Forecasting Support Systems

Selected Publications

Hill, T., M. O'Connor and W. Remus, Neural Networks for Time Series Forecasting, Management Science, 1996, 42 (7), pp. 1082-1091.

Remus, W., A Study of Graphical and Tabular Displays and Their Interaction with Environmental Complexity, Management Science, 1987, 33(9), pp. 1200-1205.

Remus, W., An Empirical Investigation of the Impact of Graphical and Tabular Data Representations on Decision Making, Management Science, 1984, 30(5), pp. 533-542.

Remus, W., Testing Bowman's Managerial Coefficient Theory Using a Competitive Gaming Environment, Management Science, 1978, 24(8), pp. 827-835.

Kottemann, J. and W. Remus, A Study of the Relationship Between Decision Model Naturalness and Performance, Management Information Systems Quarterly, 1989, 13(2), pp. 171-182.

Remus, W. and J. Kottemann, Semi-structured Recurring Decisions: An Experimental Study of Decision Making Models and Some Suggestions for DSS, Management Information Systems Quarterly, 1987, 11(2), pp. 233-244.

Remus, W. and J. Kottemann, Toward Intelligent Decision Support Systems: A Proposal for an Artificially Intelligent Statistician, Management Information System Quarterly, 1986, 10(4), pp. 403-418.

W. Remus, M. O'Connor, and K. Griggs, Does Feedback Improve the Accuracy of Recurrent Judgmental Forecasts? Organizational Behavior and Human Decision Processes, 1996, 66(1), pp. 22-30.

Davis, F., J. Kottemann and W. Remus, Computer Assisted Decision Making: Performance, Beliefs, and the Illusion of Control, Organizational Behavior and Human Decision Processes, 1994, 57, pp. 26-37.

Awards & Honors

Fulbright Fellow at the National University of Malaysia, 1980.

Honored with the Presidential Citation for Meritorious Teaching, 1990.

Honored for Teaching Excellence by College Student Journal, 1984.

 Selected Professor of the Year by the MBA Association in 1985, 1980, and 1978. Runner‑Up for this award in 1987, 1986, and 1977

Finalist for Manoa campus Outstanding Teacher Award, 1985 and 1979.

Selected for the College's Teaching Excellence Award, 1996, 1990 and 1988

Honored with the Erskine Fellowship to the University of Canterbury, 1994.

National Science Foundation Grant for Research in Decision Making, 1984‑85.