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Professor Raj Gururajan

Professor Raj Gururajan
Name Raj Gururajan
Position Professor (Information Systems)
Section School of Business
Office A522
Location Springfield Campus
Phone +61 7 3470 4539/td>
Extension 4539
Email
Qualifications PhD Edith Cowan
Languages Tamil (accredited translator)
Homepage https://www.linkedin.com/in/raj-gururajan-93558552/
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I have been working in the Australian Tertiary Sector since 1989. I have managed a number of portfolios including Program Director, Research Centre Director, Research Coordinator, Associate Dean (Research), Acting Head of School, Discipline Coordinator and Faculty Equity Coordinator roles among many roles. In terms of teaching, I have taught a variety of subjects in Mathematics, Engineering, Computing, Information Systems, Management and Research Methodologies. Currently I am teaching Information Systems and Cyber Security Courses at USQ. I research in Health Informatics with specific attention paid to developing Intelligent and Decision Support Systems. I have published over 300 refereed papers. In addition to the research papers, I have won Australian National Competitive Grants (ARC Linkage) and other research grants. I am very strong in PhD supervision. I have so far seen the completion of 55 research students. Currently a team of students are studying for PhD with me in the area of Cancer Prediction, Cyber Security Framework Compliance Framework, Money Laundering recognition, Autism and other mental illness prediction systems, assessing the efficacy of a mental health system, Denial of Data Services, Developing a prediction model for aggressive behaviours and Hospital Avoidance Prediction models. These research studies use cutting edge AI techniques such as Federated Systems. I am the recipient of USQ's Research Excellence Award, USQ's Value Champion Award, Queensland Premier's IT Research Excellence Award, Endeavour Executive Award among many other awards. I am an Adjunct Professor of SRM Institute of Science & Technology in India. Currently I am serving as the Treasure of ACPHIS, the peak body representing Australian Information Systems Professors.


  • Information Systems not elsewhere classified ( 080699 )
  • Public Health and Health Services not elsewhere classified ( 111799 )
  • Information and Computing Sciences ( 080000 )
  • Public Health not elsewhere classified ( 420699 )
  • Information Systems not elsewhere classified ( 460999 )
  • Other Information And Computing Sciences ( 469900 )
  • Information Systems ( 460900 )
  • Public Health ( 420600 )

Health Information Systems
Nutrition & Obesity Studies
Cyber Security
Qualitative Research Methodologies


Product Development Management Association


CIS8720 - Cyber Capstone Project
CIS8710 - Human Computers for Cyber Security


25 Years


5 Years


Member, Academic Board
Reviewer, Australian Research Council Applications
ERA Panel Member
School Campus Coordinator, Springfield Campus


  • Information Systems not elsewhere classified ( 080699 )
  • Public Health and Health Services not elsewhere classified ( 111799 )
  • Public Health not elsewhere classified ( 420699 )
  • Information Systems not elsewhere classified ( 460999 )
  • Other Information And Computing Sciences ( 469900 )
  • Information Systems ( 460900 )
  • Public Health ( 420600 )

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