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Prof. Dr. Werner Mellis

Prof. Dr. Werner Mellis - Information Systems Development

Research focuses

Organization of software development, change management, quality management, software project management

Curriculum Vitae

  • Since 2011 Dean of the Faculty of Management, Economics and Social Science at University of Cologne
  • 2009 - 2011 Vice dean of study at the Faculty of Managemet, Economics and Social Science
  • From 2001 to 2014 Chairman of the supervisory board of SQS AG in Cologne
  • Since 1993 Professor of Information Systems at University of Cologne
  • 1993 - 2011  Member of the board of trustees at the Fraunhofer Institute for Experimental Software Engineering (IESE), Kaiserslautern
  • 1989 - 1992 Daimler Benz AG, Ulm
  • 1984 - 1998 Nixdorf Computer AG, Paderborn
  • 1979 - 1984 Assistant at University of Cologne, 1980 Doctor degree
  • 1972 - 1978 Study of Mathematics, University of Cologne

Selected Publications

  • Keep IT simple–the challenge of interlaced IT architecture at Gothaer Systems. D Basten, D Joosten, W Mellis, C Wallmüller, Journal of Information Technology Teaching Cases, 2013
  • Requirements Uncertainty in Contract Software Development Projects. W Mellis, C Loebbecke, R Baskerville, Journal of Computer Information Systems 53 (3), 2013
  • Managers’ Perception of Information Systems Project Success. D Basten, D Joosten, W Mellis, Journal of Computer Information Systems 52 (2), 2011
  • Das Rätsel des prozeßorientierten Softwarequalitätsmanagement. W Mellis, D Stelzer, Wirtschaftsinformatik 41 (1), 1999
  • Success factors of organizational change in software process improvement. D Stelzer, W Mellis, Software Process: Improvement and Practice 4 (4), 1998
  • Software quality management in turbulent times–are there alternatives to process oriented software quality management? W Mellis, Software Quality Journal 7 (3-4), 1998
  • Benefits and prerequisites of iso 9000 based software quality management. D Stelzer, M Reibnitz, W Mellis, Software Process Newsletter 5 (12), 1998
  • Benchmarking der Kundenorientierung in Softwareunternehmen. G Herzwurm, W Mellis, Betriebswirtschaftliche Forschung und Praxis, 1998
  • A critical look at ISO 9000 for software quality management. D Stelzer, W Mellis, G Herzwurm, Software Quality Journal 6 (2), 1997
  • Pa-Beweisbare ∀∃-Formeln. W Mellis, Archive for Mathematical Logic 24 (1), 1984