Meet the Faculty
John G. Mooney, PhD
Interim Associate Dean and Associate Professor of Information Systems
Phone: (949) 223-2538
- PhD, University of California, Irvine
- MMS, University College Dublin, Ireland
- BS, University College Dublin, Ireland
Dr. John Mooney is an Associate Professor of Information Systems and Technology Management at Pepperdine University's Graziadio School of Business and Management and a Visiting Scholar at the MIT Sloan Center for Information Systems Research. From 2005-2010, he served as Associate Dean of Academic Programs and Executive Education, during which time his responsibilities included leadership and oversight of the development and delivery of the Graziadio School's portfolio of evening and weekend degree programs for business professionals and executives. Dr. Mooney is a member of the editorial boards of MIS Quarterly Executive, the Journal of Strategic Information Systems, the eService Journal and the Journal of Global Responsibility. He is a founding non-executive director of RealExPayments, was the founding co-chair of the AACSB Associate Deans Affinity Group, and now leads the design and delivery of AACSB's Symposium for New Associate Deans. He was Vice President for Chapters and Affiliated Organizations at the Association for Information Systems (AIS) from 2004-2007.
Dr. Mooney's current teaching and research interests include the management of cloud computing, business executive responsibilities for IT and information management, and IT-enabled business transformation. He is married to Dr. Angela Tripoli, a former professor of Organization Behavior who now coaches executives and business owners through life and career transitions. They are blessed with one daughter, whose passion is ballet. John is an active member of St. Thomas More catholic parish in Irvine, and also volunteers his time building props for Maple Ballet Conservatory and building trails at the Irvine Ranch Natural Landmarks. He has been honored with a number of teaching, research and service awards.