Dr. Ryan Sougstad
B.A., B.S., University of Kansas, 1996
MBA, University of Texas at Dallas, 2002
Ph.D.; University of Minnesota, 2009
Ryan Sougstad joined the Augustana faculty in the summer of 2009. He is a native of Sioux Falls who spent seven years with the IBM Corporation, working in client sales and marketing, and later at IBM Research's Business Informatics group. His research on the valuation and risk management of technology-enabled services has appeared in the Journal of Management Information Systems and The International Journal of Services Science. Sougstad holds undergraduate degrees in English and business administration from the University of Kansas and an MBA from the University of Texas at Dallas. In June of 2009, he defended his doctoral dissertation at the University of Minnesota's Carlson School of Management. His teaching experience includes finance, information systems, economics, and operations management.