Specialties: Software Development Processes, Software Process Improvement, Metrics, Object-Oriented Software Development, Organizational Change, Software Project Management
Ph.D., Aalborg University
Associate Professor of Information Systems
COB Director of Technology
Sage 2442, (920) 424-0166
Dr. Iversen's expertise is in software process improvement, including requirements management, project planning, project management, risk management, metrics, maturity assessments. He has taught seminars and workshops in these areas, and has conducted research in a number of different companies. Dr. Iversen's research aims at studying and improving software development processes in collaboration with companies.
Dishaw, M., Eierman, M., Iversen, J., Philip, G., (2013), "An Examination of the Characteristics Impacting Collaborative Tool Efficacy: The Uncanny Valley of Collaborative Tools", Journal of Information Technology Education: Research.
Iversen, J., Eierman, M. (2009). When IT Slows Down the Pace of Change: Upgrading Business Systems at Braebill Company. Journal of Cases on Information Technology (JCIT).
Philip, George C, Iversen, Jakob, Eierman, Michael, Dishaw, Mark T. Midwest AIS Conference 2008. "Wiki or Word? Evaluating Tools for Collaborative Editing and Teamwork", Midwest Association of Information Systems (MWAIS), Eau Claire, WI. May 2008.
Eierman, Michael, Iversen, Jakob. Midwest AIS Conference 2008, "Teaching User Interface Design: An Important Addition to the Information Systems Curriculum", Midwest Association of Information Systems (MWAIS), Eau Claire, WI. May 2008.
Iversen, Jakob, Eierman, Michael. Midwest AIS Conference 2007 (MWAIS), "The Role of Teaching Programming and Programming Languages in IS Programs", Midwest AIS, Springfield, IL. May 2007.
Iversen, J., Ngwenyama, O. (2006). Problems In Measuring Effectiveness In Software Process Improvement: A Longitudinal Study Of Organizational Change In Danske Data. International Journal Of Information Management 26(1).
Iversen, J., Mathiassen, L., Nielsen, P.A. (2006). Building IT Risk Management Approaches: An Action Research Method. Hershey, PA: Idea Group, Inc.
Eierman, Michael, Iversen, Jakob. Int'l Academy for Information Management 21st Annual Conf, "Using PSP and XP to Teach Professional Programming Discipline: A Course Proposal", Milwaukee, WI. December, 2006.
Iversen, Jakob, Dishaw, Mark T. International Conference on Informatics Education Research, "Supporting a Course in Networking Concepts in a Distance Learning Venue", IAIM, Milwaukee, WI. December, 2006.
Iversen, Jakob, Eierman, Michael. International Conference on Informatics Education Research, "Using PSP and XP to Teach Professional Programming Discipline", IAIM, Milwaukee, WI. December 2006.
Iversen, Jakob. Midwest United States Association for Information Systems, "Potential for Improvement in Software Development", Midwest US Assoc for Info Systems, Grand Rapids, MI. May 2006.
Iversen, Jakob, Eierman, Micahel. International Conference on Informatics Education Research, "User Interface Design: Course and Curriculum", IAIM, Las Vegas, NV. December, 2005.
Iversen, J.H. (2005), "Problems in measuring effectiveness in software process improvement: A longitudinal study of organizational change at Danske Data," International Journal of Information Management.
Iversen, J., Mathiassen, L., Nielsen, P.A. (2004). "Managing Risk in Software Process Improvement: An Action Research Approach", MIS Quarterly, 28(3).