Professor Christoph Schlueter Langdon

Prior to joining the IS faculty at the USC Marshall School of Business, Professor S. Langdon was a researcher in the Artificial Intelligence Group of the Beckman Institute for Advanced Science and Technology at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Prof. Langdon holds a Dual Masters Degree in Engineering and Economics (summa cum laude), and a Ph.D. in Economics (summa cum laude) from the Darmstadt University of Technology in Germany.

From 1992 to 1996 he worked with Accenture's (formerly Andersen Consulting's) IT Strategy Group in Palo Alto, New York and Frankfurt.

Dr. S. Langdon has won industry and academic awards and has consulted with the European Commission and global Fortune 100 firms in the area of information systems strategy and electronic business development.

His research is focused on IS capabilities and their implications for business strategy. Results have been published in leading IT journals such as Communications of the ACM and IEEE journals.

He serves on the editorial board of the Journal of Database Management and the Journal of Information Systems and E-Business Management. In 2001 he co-founded the Special Interest Group on "Agent-Based Information Systems" of the Association for Information Systems--the premier global organization for academics specializing in Information Systems.


  • Information systems strategy, architectures and economics
  • E-business development
  • Business simulation and decision support systems

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Last modified: May 13, 2007