Anthony Richardson

Management / MIS
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Anthony S. Richardson, PMP, Assistant Professor of Management Information Systems is a tenure-track faculty member after teaching at Southern the past two academic years as a special appointment. He was previously a full-time Project Manager for Hartford HealthCare, leading both IT and non-IT related projects across the CT healthcare system, in addition to developing and delivering project management methodology training & curriculum for employees. With 10+ years of relevant industry experience coupled with his educational background, he aims to provide a rich foundation to teach the skills required to be a successful, global IT professional in any industry. His work as a Certified Project Management Professional (PMP) on both national and global IT projects has prepared him to leverage real world experience for students in planning projects related to finance operations, healthcare, business intelligence, and information security. He has trained and developed teams on best practices in project management methodologies, critical path planning, and risk management. He is currently working on his Doctorate in Computing at Pace University, in the Seidenberg School of Computer Science and Information Systems. He also has an M.S. in Management from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute and a B.S. in Management Information Systems from Central Connecticut State University. His research interests include project management, passive measurement systems in healthcare, and machine learning.

Teaching Areas


  • MIS 370: Business Information Systems
  • MIS 430: Advanced Project Management
  • MIS 460: Information Security


  • MBA 510: Project Management

Recent Publications

Robert A. Page, Danielle Cyr, and Anthony S. Richardson. (2015). Sustainability and Stratified Noncompliance in the Pharmaceutical Industry, presented at the 27th Annual Conference of the International Academy of Business Disciplines. Orlando, Florida March 28th, 2015. Published in May 2015 issue of the Journal of International Business Disciplines (JIBD).

Richard Bassett, Anthony S. Richardson, Robert A. Page (2015). The Risks and Rewards of Computing Everywhere for Small Business Entrepreneurs. Published in Volume 16 Issue II of the Issues in Information Systems, a journal publication of International Association for Computer Information Systems (IACIS).

Paper Approved for Presentation at the 28th Annual Conference of the International Academy of Business Disciplines. Las Vegas, Nevada March 2016.

Quality Comfort Care as a Driver of Quality Medical Care in Nursing Homes and Long Term Care Units – This paper will posit models for use within Gerontechnology (an interdisciplinary academic and professional field combining gerontology and technology) and Ambient Information Technology to improve the quality of care outcomes for geriatric patients.