Center for Executive Education
Dr. Jon Gant is an associate professor at the Graduate School of Library and Information Science of the University of Illinois in Urbana-Champaign. Dr. Gant is a leading scholar of the strategic management and planning of information systems in public-sector organizations. Dr. Gant has extensive research and teaching experience on how to leverage information and communication technologies to improve the services, operations and performance of large complex organizations.
Dr. Gant is studying electronic-government internationally and assists developing countries through his research, consultations, and executive education training. Dr. Gant is also an expert in geographic information systems with over 20 years of experience. Dr. Gant has taught executive education courses for the National Security Studies program and for NAVSEA.
Dr. Gant earned MS and PhD degrees from the Heinz School of Public Policy of Carnegie Mellon University in Public Policy and Information Systems.