Rashmi Malhotra, Ph.D.

Associate Professor
Office: 260 Mandeville Hall
Phone: (610) 660-3497
Fax: (610) 660-1229
Email: Rashmi.Malhotra@sju.edu


Dr. Rashmi Malhotra is an associate professor of decision and system sciences at Saint Joseph’s University. Dr. Malhotra specializes in the area of artificial intelligence, object-oriented systems, knowledge management, and business intelligence. She has published over 23 research articles in various journals that include European Journal of Operational Research, Omega—The International Journal of Management Science, Journal of Intelligent Systems, Knowledge-based Systems, and International Journal of Electronic Business.  In addition, she has presented around 60 papers in different academic conferences.

Education

 

Ph.D., University of Alabama, August 1995
Major: Management Information Systems 
Minor: Computer Science 
 
MS in Computer Science
University of Delhi, July 1990
Concentration: Artificial Intelligence

BS in Physics (Honors) University of Delhi, India, July 1987.

Courses Taught

 

Introduction to Information Systems

Database Management

Publications

“Evaluating Loans Using a Combination of Data Envelopment and Neuro-Fuzzy Systems,” Journal of Systemics, Cybernetics and Informatics, Volume 12 - Number 7 - Year 2015 (forthcoming).

A Frontier Analysis Approach to Analyze the Operating Efficiency of Cable and Satellite Companies in the United States.” Co-authored with D.K. Malhotra and Kathleen Campbell. Applications of Management Science Volume 17, Pg 107-126, 2015.

“Benchmarking Managed Health Care Companies.” Co-authored D.K. Malhotra and Susan Lehrman. Applications of Management Science Volme 17, Pg 203, 2015.

“Evaluating the Performance of Home Building Companies." Co-authored with D.K. Malhotra and Kathleen Campbell. International Journal of Strategic Management, Volume 14,1, 145-158.

“Using Intrinsic Parameters to Evaluate Mutual Funds.” Co-authored with D.K. Malhotra and George Tsetsekos. Journal of Academy of Business and Economics, Spring 2014, 157-175.

SIDE – A Decision Support System Using A Combination Of Swarm Intelligence And Data Envelopment Analysis, International Journal of Strategic Decision Sciences, Volume 5, No. 4, 2014, page 39-58.

A DEA-based multidimensional framework for analysing emerging markets, International Journal of Information and Decision Sciences, Volume 5, No.2, 204-224, 2013.

Evaluating Economies of Scale in Indian Commercial Banks Using Data Envelopment Analysis, co-authored with D.K. Malhotra, International Journal of Business, Marketing, and Decision Sciences, Volume 6, Number 1, Fall 2013.

Benchmarking the Operating Efficiency of US Airlines, Applications of Management Science, Volume 15, 41–60, 2012

A DEA Based Multidimensional Framework For Analyzing Indian Commercial Banks, co-authored with Raymond R. Poteau and D. K. Malhotra, Applications of Management Science, Volume 15, 61–84, 2012

Using Meta-Modeling as a Knowledge Management Tool – A New Approach to Designing the Enterprise Information Architecture. International Journal of Data Analysis Techniques and Strategies, Vol. 2:4, Pg 307-335, 2010.

"Benchmarking Large U.S. Retailers Using A Data Envelopment Analysis Model," co-authored with D.K. Malhotra and Andy Lafond, Applications of Management Science Volume 14, Pg 217-236, 2010.

"Analyzing the U.S. Apparel and Accessories Industry Using Data Envelopment Analysis," co-authored with D.K. Malhotra, International Journal of Business, Marketing, and Decision Sciences, Volume 3, Number 1, Winter 2010.  

Using Data Envelopment Analysis to Analyze the Performance of North American Class I Freight Railroads. Co-authored with D.K. Malhotra and Harvey Lermack. Applications to Management Science, Forthcoming.

Analyzing Financial Services Industry Using Data Envelopment Analysis. Co-authored with D.K. Malhotra and Andrew Lafond, International Journal of Applied Management Science, Forthcoming.

"Analyzing Select European Union Nations Using Data Envelopment Analysis," co-authored with D.K. Malhotra, Submitted for publication to International Journal of Commerce and Management, Forthcoming. (Basic Scholarship)

Financial Statement Analysis Using Data Envelopment Analysis. Co-authored with D.K. Malhotra, Commercial Lending Review, September, 2008, pg 25-31.

Using Data Envelopment Analysis to Analyze European Union Nations, ICFAI Journal of International Business, Vol. 2:4, November 2007, pg 24-39.

Meta-modeling Framework: A New Approach to Manage Meta-Modelbase and Modeling Knowledge , Knowledge-Based Systems Vol 21:1, 6-37.

“The Impact of Internet and E-Commerce on the Evolving Business Models of the Finance Industry in a Knowledge-Intensive Economy,” Co-authored with D.K. Malhotra, International Journal of Electronic Business, Vol.4:1, pg. 56-82.  

"Benchmarking European Union Nations Using Data Envelopment Analysis," co-authored with D.K. Malhotra and Elizabeth Mariotz, International Journal of Finance, Vol.17:4, pg 3764-3787.

"Using Data Envelopment Analysis to Evaluate Loans." Co-authored with D.K. Malhotra, The RMA Journal, October 2005, Vol. 88, No. 2.

“Identifying Good and Bad Loans using Backpropagation Networks – A Test of Robustness.”  Co-authored with D.K. Malhotra. Omega.- The International Journal of Management Science, Vol. 31:2, 83-97.

“Differentiating between Good Credits and Bad Credits Using Neuro-Fuzzy Systems.” Co-authored with D.K. Malhotra, European Journal of Operational Research, 136, 1, 190-231.

“Analyzing Mutual Fund Rankings: An Application Of  Backpropagation Model.” International Journal of Finance, Vol. 14:2, 2002.

“Extensible Business Reporting Language: The Future of E-commerce-driven Accounting.”  Co-authored with F. Garritt., International Journal of Business, Vol 9:1, 2004. 

“Ellipse—An Object-Oriented and Database-Coupled Expert System Development Environment.” Co-authored with D.K. Malhotra, Journal of Intelligent Systems, Vol. 10:4, 2000, 345-376.

“Bar Codes for Financial Information? Introducing XBRL.” Co-authored with F. Garritt, The Risk Management Association Journal, June 2002, 40-45.

“Intelligent Simulation Code Generator—A Relational Database Management Approach.”  Co-authored with Joseph M. Mellichamp, Journal of Intelligent Manufacturing, Volume 8, 2, April 1997, 125-136.

“Identifying Potential Loan Defaulters in the Credit Union Environment: A Comparative Analysis of Statistical and Neural Network Models.” Co-authored with D.K. Malhotra, Journal of Information Technology Cases and Applications (JITCA), Vol. 2, 2000, 20-48.

“PCTS — An Object-Oriented Diagnostic and Trouble Shooting System for Maintenance of Personal Computers.” Journal of Intelligent Systems, Vol. 8, 3-4, 1998, 357-381.

"Fuzzy Systems and Neuro-Computing in Credit Approval." Co-authored with D.K. Malhotra, Journal of Lending and Credit Risk Management, Vol. 81, 11, July/August 1999, 24-27.   

"Preparing the Human Capital for the New Millennium using Information Technology." Co-authored with D.K. Malhotra, Digital Technology in Teaching International Business, International Business Press, 2003, 67-71. 

"Preparing the Human Capital for the New Millennium using Information Technology." Co-authored with D.K. Malhotra, Journal of Teaching in International Business, Vol. 14, No. 2/3, 67-78.

“Artificial Neural Systems in Commercial Lending.” Co-authored with Robert McLeod and D.K. Malhotra, The Banker’s Magazine, November/December 1994, 40-45. (Cited in the Business Review published by the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia, 1997)

"Predicting Credit Risk - A Neural Network Approach." Co-authored with Robert McLeod and D.K. Malhotra, Journal of Retail Banking, Fall 1993, 37-44.