About

Lakshmi Iyer
Dr. Iyer is Director of the Applied Data Analytics Graduate Programs and Professor in the Computer Information Systems and Supply Chain Management Department within the Walker College of Business at Appalachian State University. She was a tenured faculty and was promoted to full professor prior to joining App State in the Information Systems and Supply Chain Management Department in the Bryan School of Business and Economics at the University of North Carolina Greensboro. Dr. Iyer served as the Director of Graduate programs in ISSCM from 2009 to 2017 at UNCG.

Dr. Iyer obtained her Ph.D. from The Terry College of Business, The University of Georgia, Athens, GA in 1997 after completing her Masters in Industrial Engineering at The University of Alabama at Tuscaloosa in 1991. She received her Bachelor's degree in Engineering from The Bangalore University, India in 1989.

She is married to Dr. Venkat M. Iyer who is a full professor and Director of the Masters in Accounting program at UNCG in the Department of Accounting. They have two wonderful sons Akshay (23 yrs.) and Jay (20 years).

Email: iyerLs at appstate.edu