Joseph Mortati

Kogod School of Business

Executive in Residence

Professor Joseph Mortati instructs in the areas of information systems and operations and project management and is co-chair of the Senate Faculty Committee on Information Services (CIS). He began his career serving in the U.S. Air Force flying supersonic fighters where he was an instructor and, later, a joint training project manager. Upon moving to the private sector, he worked as an IT project manager and analyst for four years until he started his own IT consulting business that he operated for 10 years.

He was previously an adjunct professor at Johns Hopkins Carey Business School, the University of Maryland’s Hillman Entrepreneurs Program, and George Mason University’s School of Business. He is the author of Collision Course: How Good Business Decisions Sank the Titanic (And Why You’re Making the Same Mistakes).


MBA, The Johns Hopkins University; BA, Rutgers University; BS, United States Air Force Academy