MASTER OF SCIENCE

Project Management

As a part of the Master of Science in Project Management, students have the option of conducting research in project management and writing up research paper results in the form of a Master’s Thesis.  There are a number of great topics that students have explored including:

  • Agile transformations, agile applications to non-IT industries, agile-traditional hybrid Approaches
  • Distributed teams
  • Enterprise Resource Planning Implementations
  • Sustainability
  • Case Studies
  • Other project management research areas.

Here are current thesis titles:

Topic Area:
Risk Management
Thesis Title:
Critical Risk Assessment and Management in Pharmaceutical Industry
Last Name Author
First Name Author
Completion Date
Advisor
Zameer
Abida
Oct-17
Tom Sheives

Topic Area:
Project Teamwork
Thesis Title:
Team Performance and Project Success
Last Name Author
First Name Author
Completion Date
Advisor
Okoronkwo
Ijeoma
Oct-17
Tom Sheives

Topic Area:
Cloud Computing
Thesis Title:
The Use of Effective Risk Management in Cloud Computing Projects
Last Name Author
First Name Author
Completion Date
Advisor
Marichetty
Usha Kiran
Oct-17
Tom Sheives

Topic Area:
Agile Leain in Software Development
Thesis Title:
Applying Agile Lean to Global Software Development
Last Name Author
First Name Author
Completion Date
Advisor
Gupta
Piyansh
Oct-17
Tom Sheives

Topic Area:
Agile in Regulated Environment
Thesis Title:
Adapting Agile in Regulated (Pharmaceutical) Environment
Last Name Author
First Name Author
Completion Date
Advisor
Shah
Prachiben
Oct-17
Tom Sheives

Topic Area:
Agile in Construction
Thesis Title:
Agile in Construction Projects
Last Name Author
First Name Author
Completion Date
Advisor
Jin
Chen
Aug-17
Stephen Onu

Topic Area:
Role of Agile Methods
Thesis Title:
Role of Agile Methods in Global Software Development
Last Name Author
First Name Author
Completion Date
Advisor
Kalluri
Dinesh Chandra
Aug-17
Stephen Onu

Topic Area:
Pharmacovigilance
Thesis Title:
The Role Of Pharmaceutical Companies To Protect Patients From Adverse Drug Reactions
Last Name Author
First Name Author
Completion Date
Advisor
Nukala
Srikanth
Aug-17
Stephen Onu

Topic Area:
Agile Methods Success
Thesis Title:
Project Manager’s Perception of Agile Methods Success
Last Name Author
First Name Author
Completion Date
Advisor
Sachdeva
Ankit
Aug-17
Stephen Onu

Topic Area:
E-Commerce
Thesis Title:
Project Management for E-Commerce Businesses
Last Name Author
First Name Author
Completion Date
Advisor
Tamhane
Jui
Aug-17
Stephen Onu

Topic Area:
Agile & Traditional Method
Thesis Title:
The Implication of Agile & Traditional Method as a Practice in Pharmaceutical Industry
Last Name Author
First Name Author
Completion Date
Advisor
Shah
Vishant Girish
Aug-17
Stephen Onu

Topic Area:
Offshore Outsourcing
Thesis Title:
Key to Success of Offshore Outsourcing
Last Name Author
First Name Author
Completion Date
Advisor
Patel
Deep
Mar-17
Tom Sheives

Topic Area:
Agile in Design & Construction
Thesis Title:
Feasibility in Applying Agile Project Management Methodologies To Building Design and Construction Industry
Last Name Author
First Name Author
Completion Date
Advisor
S. Moriel
Roy
Feb-17
Tom Sheives

Topic Area:
Agile Implementation
Thesis Title:
Implementation of Agile Methodology in Public Sector
Last Name Author
First Name Author
Completion Date
Advisor
Patel
Kajal
Feb-17
Tom Sheives

Topic Area:
Agile
Thesis Title:
Innovation through Agile Project Management
Last Name Author
First Name Author
Completion Date
Advisor
Kona
Raju
Feb-17
Tom Sheives

Topic Area:
Scrum in Distributed Team
Thesis Title:
To Overcome Communication Challenges in Distributed/Virtual Scrum Teams
Last Name Author
First Name Author
Completion Date
Advisor
Walimbe
Priyamvada
Dec-16
Tom Sheives

Topic Area:
Agile Sprint
Thesis Title:
Improved Sprint Results With Offshore Indian Teams
Last Name Author
First Name Author
Completion Date
Advisor
Abdul Hasheem
Fnu
Dec-16
Tom Sheives

Topic Area:
Soft Skills
Thesis Title:
A Different Approach to Project Management: The Use of Soft Skills
Last Name Author
First Name Author
Completion Date
Advisor
Adams
Hannah
Dec-16
Tom Sheives

Topic Area:
Scrum in GSD
Thesis Title:
Scrum in GSD
Last Name Author
First Name Author
Completion Date
Advisor
Shah
Sweta
Dec-16
Tom Sheives

Topic Area:
ERP Critical Success Factors
Thesis Title:
Importance of ERP Consultants in ERP Implementation
Last Name Author
First Name Author
Completion Date
Advisor
Balogun
Adekunle S.
Dec-16
Tom Sheives

Topic Area:
Agile Transition
Thesis Title:
Case study on PPL’s Journey to Agile Transition
Last Name Author
First Name Author
Completion Date
Advisor
Tenali
Jaya Laksmi
Oct-16
Tom Sheives

Topic Area:
Hybrid Agile Approach
Thesis Title:
Efficiently blending Traditional and Agile methodologies
Last Name Author
First Name Author
Completion Date
Advisor
Wankhede
Rashmi
Aug-16
Tom Sheives

Topic Area:
Agile Scrum
Thesis Title:
Adopting Agile Scrum
Last Name Author
First Name Author
Completion Date
Advisor
Chaganti
Anirudh
Aug-16
Tom Sheives

Topic Area:
Scrum Simulation Game
Thesis Title:
Scrum Sim: A Simulation Game to Learn the Scrum Agile Framework
Last Name Author
First Name Author
Completion Date
Advisor
Bassi
Anshuman
Aug-16
Tom Sheives

Topic Area:
Agile/Waterfall
Thesis Title:
Hybrid Project Management Approach for Software Modernization
Last Name Author
First Name Author
Completion Date
Advisor
Bhavsar
Chintan
May-16
Tom Sheives

Topic Area:
Supply Chain Risks
Thesis Title:
Causes & Mitigations: For the Medical device Companies
Last Name Author
First Name Author
Completion Date
Advisor
Patil
Dipak
May-16
Tom Sheives

Topic Area:
Content Management Systems (CMS)
Thesis Title:
Problems in the Traditional Model and advantages of CMS in managing corporate websites
Last Name Author
First Name Author
Completion Date
Advisor
Ramalingam
Elanchezhian
May-16
Tom Sheives