Carl Rebman Jr. is a professor of information systems, business analytics and entrepreneurship at the University of San Diego’s Knauss School of Business. He has published more than 50 research papers in the areas of speech recognition, electronic group meeting support systems, neural networks and open source software. Rebman also conducts research in the areas of enterprise resource planning, end user computing self-efficacy, online education, decision support systems and marketing information systems.
Rebman founded the Information Technology Management Institute that provides outreach programs for continuing education students, certificate and training programs for local San Diego IT companies and research presentations. He is also a member of the San Diego Information Technology Directors group and serves on the editorial board of several journals.Rebman also has been active with the Decision Sciences Institute for more than 10 years, serving on both the national and regional levels.
While in Mississippi, Rebman revived the Associated Graduate Student Body (AGSB) and renamed it as the Graduate Student Council (GSC), an organization that would soon represent all university graduate students. During his tenure, he increased funding to more than $60K, created programs for graduate student research, orientation, furniture exchange and graduate computer and copy services. The results of these programs led the GSC to receive the National Graduate Student Association of the Year Award from the National Association of Graduate and Professional Students. Rebman later went on to serve as vice president and CIO of the National Association of Graduate and Professional Students.