College of Business

Faculty and Staff

Dr. Rami Khasawneh
Name: Dr. Rami Khasawneh
Title: Dean Emeritus and Professor

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Phone: (815) 836-5474

Dr. Rami Khasawneh is a Professor of Information Systems and an Entrepreneur.  He was the Dean of the College of Business and Graduate School of Management at Lewis University between 2004 and 2017. He was also the Chair of the Department of Management Information Systems. Dr. Khasawneh is involved in the development and organization of many conferences and journals such as editor of the International Management Review Journal, member of the advisory board for the Scientific Journals International, member of the editorial board for the ACBSP conference proceedings, member of the International Board of Reviewers for the Computer Science and Information Technology Education, member of the International Data Corporation Enterprise Panel, member of the International Business Information Management Conference program committee. He also published and presented many papers in different journals and conferences including his keynote speeches in the area of Corporate Social Responsibility at the International Conference on Technical Barriers to Trade and Standardization at Jiliang China University, the International Forum on Tourism Management at Shandong University and the inauguration ceremony for the Northern Illinois Commercial Association of Realtors. In addition to his academic and scholar work he has extensive consulting experience in the area of information technology and project management. He consulted with many companies including Whittman-Hart, Citibank, AT&T, Universal Studios, Applied Systems and Nicor Gas.


Ph.D. Illinois Institute of Technology 1993
M.Sc. Western Michigan University 1989
B.Sc. Yarmouk University 1987