Dawit Demissie is currently a clinical assistant professor at Fordham University’s Gabelli School of Business. Previously he was an assistant professor of computer science at The Sage Colleges, and recently received the faculty of the year award for Excellence in Teaching and Academic Advising. He was also a visiting assistant professor at the College of Engineering & Applied Sciences, University at Albany, State University of New York, receiving the President's Award for Excellence in Teaching in 2011 and 2015. He has also served as a lecturer/instructor/course developer at the State University of New York at Oswego, Siena College, Excelsior College, and Syracuse University.
He has published and presented in major journals and conference proceedings. His research interests include use/adoption/impact of information and communication technologies (ICTs), e-government, and social and mobile computing. He has several articles under review. He is a constant reviewer for a number of international conferences in the information systems and information/computer science discipline