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Assistant Professor in Information Systems and Business Analytics, Management and Organizational Studies

Aria Teimourzadeh, PhD
Information technology has transformed our lives. My approach to teaching focuses on helping our students improve their critical thinking skills and solve complex business problems using powerful IT tools.

Aria Teimourzadeh is an Assistant Professor of Management Information Systems and Business Analytics at Huron. Prior to joining Huron at Western, he was Assistant Professor of Information Systems at McGill University (Desautels Faculty of Management). He has also taught Business Analytics and Information Systems courses at different universities and business schools in France and Spain.

Aria holds a Ph.D. in Management Information Systems from the University of Grenoble Alpes, France.

Research interests:

  • Big Data Analytics
  • Adoption of IT in education
  • Management Information Systems
  • E-HRM

Taught previously at:

  • McGill University, Desautels Faculty of Management, Montreal, Canada
  • Université de Picardie Jules Verne (UPJV), IAE School of Management, France
  • Y Schools, École supérieure de Commerce de Troyes, France
  • University of Alicante, Spain
  • King Juan Carlos University, Madrid, Spain

Sample publications:

Kakavand, B., Teimourzadeh, A. & Kakavand, S. (2022). Organizational attractiveness: Targeting prospective employers on social networking sites. Human Systems Management, Vol. ahead of print. Version of Record online: March 22, 2022. DOI:

Teimourzadeh, A., Kakavand, S., & Kakavand, B. (2022). Application of Python in Marketing Education: A Big Data Analytics Perspective. Marketing Education Review. Vol. ahead of print, No. ahead of print, Version of Record online: January 3, 2022. DOI:

Kakavand, B., Neveu, J., & Teimourzadeh, A. (2019). Workplace corruption: a resource conservation perspective. Personnel Review, 49, 250-264.

Teimourzadeh, A. & Kakavand. B. (2019). Big Data ou Smart Data?  Press article, European Survey Magazine,

Teimourzadeh, A. & Kakavand, B. (2018). Chapitre 7. Le Big Data et les études de marché. In Dosquet et al., Études de marché (pp. 237-262). Paris, Dunod.