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Eberhardt School of Business Professor Jerry Post passed away suddenly on Monday, Oct. 20

Oct 20, 2014

Gerald V. Post, professor of management information systems in the Eberhardt School of Business, died suddenly on Monday morning, Oct. 20, in his Weber Hall office despite paramedics' best efforts.

Post has been a member of the Pacific family since 1999, and he will be deeply missed.

He was an expert in database management systems and evaluation of systems and development. His research includes evaluation of information systems, computer purchasing strategies and systems development. He has also published several papers on computer security. His research has been published in the Journal of MIS, Communications of the ACM, Computers & Security, Decision Sciences Journal, the Journal of Marketing Research, Marketing Letters, and MIS Quarterly.  

He has authored three textbooks: Database Management: Designing and Building Business Applications, Data Mining Applications: Analyzing Data for Business Needs, and Management Information Systems: Solving Problems with Information Technology.        

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MEMORIAL SERVICE will be held on Monday, November 17, 2014 in Morris Chapel at 3:30 PM.

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