Roli Varma

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Professor

Carl Hatch Endowed Professor
Regents’ Lecturer

University of New Mexico

School of Public Administration MSC053100
University of New Mexico
Albuquerque, NM 87131, United States
Telephone: (505) 277-7756
Fax: (505) 277-2529

 


 

PUBLICATIONS

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Books (2)

  1. Roli Varma (2006 cloth, 2007 paperback), Harbingers of Global Change: India's Techno-Immigrants in the United States. Maryland: Lexington Books, 1-212.
     
  2. Roli Varma (2006 cloth), Managing Industrial Research Effectively. Hyderabad, India: ICFAI University Press, 1-202.

Edited Works (3)

  1. Roli Varma and Lisa Frehill (2010), Special Issue on the Science and Technical Workforce, American Behavioral Scientist, 53(7), 943-1078.
     
  2. Roli Varma (2003), Special Issue on Women and Minorities in Information Technology, IEEE Technology and Society Magazine, 22(3), 1-48.
     
  3. Roli Varma (2003), Proceedings of the National Science Foundation's ITWF & ITR/EWF Principal Investigator Conference. Albuquerque, 1-239.

Journal Articles (43)

  1. Roli Varma and Deepak Kapur (2013). "Comparative Analysis of Brain Drain, Brain Circulation and Brain Retain: A Case Study of Indian Institutes of Technology" Journal of Comparative Policy Analysis, 15(4), 315-330.

  2. Glenda G. Kodaseet and Roli Varma (2012). "In Pursuit of a Computing Degree: Cultural Implications for American Indians" Journal of American Indian Education, 51(1), 67-88.

  3. Roli Varma (2011), "Transnational Migration and Entrepreneurialism: Indians in the U.S. Technology Sector" Perspectives on Global Development and Technology, 10(2), 270-287.

  4. Roli Varma (2011), "Indian Women and Mathematics for Computer Science" IEEE Technology and Society Magazine, 30(1), 39-46.
     
  5. Roli Varma (2010), "Why So Few Women Enroll in Computing? Gender and Ethnic Differences in Students' Perception" Computers Science Education, 20(4), 301-316.
     
  6. Roli Varma (2010), "Computing Self-Efficacy among Women in India" Journal of Women and Minorities in Science and Engineering, 16(3), 257-274.
     
  7. Roli Varma (2010),"India-born in the U.S. Science and Engineering Workforce" American Behavioral Scientist, 53(7), 1064-1078.
     
  8. Roli Varma and Lisa Frehill, (2010), "Special Issue on Science and Technical Workforce" American Behavioral Scientist, 53(7), 943-948.
     
  9. Roli Varma and Deepak Kapur (2010), "Access, Satisfaction, and Future: Undergraduate Studies at the Indian Institutes of Technology" Higher Education, 59(6), 703-717.
     
  10. Roli Varma (2009), "Exposure, Training and Environment: Women's Participation in Computing Education in the United States and India" Journal of Women and Minorities in Science and Engineering, 15(3), 205-222.
     
  11. Roli Varma (2009), "Attracting Native Americans to Computing" Communications of the ACM, 52(8), 137-140.
     
  12. Roli Varma (2009), "Gender Differences in Factors Influencing Students towards Computing" Computer Science Education, 19(1), 37-49.
     
  13. Roli Varma (2009), "Bridging the Digital Divide: Computing in Tribal Colleges and Universities" Journal of Women and Minorities in Science and Engineering, 15(1), 39-53.
     
  14. Roli Varma and Daya R. Varma (2009), "The Making of Indian Immigrant Entrepreneurs in the US" Economic and Political Weekly, 44(3), 64-69.
     
  15. Roli Varma and Heiko Hahn (2008), "Gender and the Pipeline Metaphor in Computing" European Journal of Engineering Education, 33(1), 3-11.
     
  16. Roli Varma (2007), "Women in Computing: The Role of Geek Culture" Science as Culture, 16(4), 359-376.
     
  17. Roli Varma (2007), "Changing Borders and Realities: Emigration of Indian Scientists and Engineers to the United States" Perspectives on Global Development and Technology, 6(4), 1-18.
     
  18. Roli Varma and Marcella LaFever (2007), "Importance of Gender Homophily in Computer Science Classroom" IEEE Technology and Society Magazine, 26(2), 43-47.
     
  19. Roli Varma (2007), "Decoding the Female Exodus from Computing Education" Information, Communication and Society, 10(2), 181-193.
     
  20. Roli Varma and Heiko Hahn (2007). "Gender Differences in Students' Experiences in Computing Education in the United States" International Journal of Engineering Education, 23(2), 361-367.
     
  21. Roli Varma (2006), "Making Computer Science Minority Friendly" Communications of the ACM, 49(2), 129-134.
     
  22. Shawn Flanigan and Roli Varma (2006), "Promoting Community Gardening to Low Income Urban Participants in the Women, Infants, and Children Program (WIC) in New Mexico" Community, Work & Family, 9(1), 69-74.
     
  23. Bruce Perlman and Roli Varma (2005), "Barely Managing: Attitudes of Information Technology Professionals on Management Technique" Social Science Journal, 42(4), 583-594.
     
  24. Roli Varma and Daya R. Varma (2005), "The Bhopal Disaster of 1984" Bulletin of Science, Technology & Society, 25(1), 37-45.
     
  25. Roli Varma and Everett M. Rogers (2004), "Indian Cyber Workers in US" Economic and Political Weekly, 39(52), 5645-5652.
     
  26. Roli Varma (2004), "Asian Americans: Achievements Mask Challenges" Asian Journal of Social Science, 32(2), 290-307.
     
  27. Roli Varma (2003), "Editorial" IEEE Technology and Society Magazine, 22(3), 6-7.
     
  28. Roli Varma (2003), "E. F. Schumacher: Changing the Paradigm of Bigger Is Better" Bulletin of Science, Technology & Society, 23(2), 114-124.
     
  29. Roli Varma (2002), "High-Tech Coolies: Asian Immigrants in US Science and Engineering Workforce" Science as Culture, 11(3), 337-361.
     
  30. Roli Varma (2002), "Women in Information Technology: A Case Study of Undergraduate Students in a Minority-Serving Institution" Bulletin of Science, Technology & Society, 22(4), 274-282.
     
  31. Bruce Perlman and Roli Varma (2002), "Improving Ethical Engineering Practice" IEEE Technology and Society, 21(1), 40-47.
     
  32. Roli Varma (2002), "Technological Fix: Sex Determination in India" Bulletin of Science, Technology & Society, 22(1), 21-30.
     
  33. Roli Varma (2002), "Are We Eating Our Seed Corn?: Basic Research in the U.S. Corporate Sector" Prometheus, 20(1), 1-14.
     
  34. Roli Varma, (2001) "People's Science Movements and Science Wars?" Economic and Political Weekly, 36(52), 4796-4802.
     
  35. Roli Varma (2001), "Permanent Tenure and Academic Freedom in Engineering" Bulletin of Science, Technology & Society, 21(3), 193-201.
     
  36. Roli Varma (2000), "Changing Research Cultures in U.S. Industry" Science, Technology & Human Values, 25(4), 395-416.
     
  37. Roli Varma (2000), "Technology and Ethics for Engineering Students" Bulletin of Science, Technology & Society, 20(3), 217-224.
     
  38. Roli Varma (2000), "Research and Development (R&D) Management and Technical Expertise: Creating an Effective Managerial Environment for Maximizing Productivity" Management Development Forum, 3(1), 51-72.
     
  39. Roli Varma (1999), "Project Selection Models or Professional Autonomy?" Prometheus, 17(3), 269-282.
     
  40. Roli Varma (1999), "Professional Autonomy vs. Industrial Control?" Science as Culture, 8(1), 23-45.
     
  41. Roli Varma (1997), "US Industrial Scientists: Alienation and Elitism" Economic and Political Weekly, 32(29), 1795-1799.
     
  42. Roli Varma (1995), "Restructuring Corporate R&D: From an Autonomous to a Linkage Model" Technology Analysis & Strategic Management, 7(2), 231-247.
     
  43. Roli Varma and Richard Worthington (1995), "Immiseration of Industrial Scientists in Corporate Laboratories in the United States" Minerva, 33(4), 325-338.

Book Chapters (7)

  1. Roli Varma (2014, forthcoming), “Making a Meaningful Choice: Women’s Selection of Computer Science in India” in Willie Pearson, Lisa M. Frehill and Connie L. McNeely (eds.) Advancing Women in Science: International Perspectives. New York: Springer.

  2. Roli Varma (2008), "Challenges to Diversity: A Case Study of Indian Scientists and Engineers" In Mannar I. Srinivasan (ed.) Communicating in a World of Diversity (pp.174-187). Hyderabad, India: ICFAI University Press. (Reprinted with permission from the American Society for Engineering Education).

  3. Roli Varma, Amit Prasad and Deepak Kapur (2006, 2008), "Confronting 'Socialization' Barrier: Cross-Ethnic Differences in Undergraduate Women's Preference for IT Education" In Joanne McGrath Cohoon and William Aspray (eds.) Women and Information Technology: Research on Underrepresentation (pp. 301-323). Cambridge: MIT Press.
     
  4. Roli Varma and Vanessa Galindo-Sanchez (2006), "Native American Women in Computing" In Eileen M. Trauth (ed.) Encyclopedia of Gender and Information Technology (pp. 914-919). Hershey, PA: Idea Group Publishing.
     
  5. Roli Varma and Marcella LaFever (2006), "Motivating Women to Computer Science Education" In Eileen M. Trauth (ed.) Encyclopedia of Gender and Information Technology (pp. 900-906). Hershey, PA: Idea Group Publishing.
     
  6. Juris Hartmanis, Roli Varma, and Richard C. Walters (2006), "The Globalization of IT Research" In William Aspray, Frank Mayadas and Moshe Y. Vardi (eds.) Globalization and Offshoring of Software (pp. 155-181). New York: Association for Computing Machinery.
     
  7. Roli Varma (2003), "Asians in the U.S. Public Service: Diversity, Achievements, and Glass Ceiling" In Sumathi Reddy (ed.) Workforce Diversity: Concepts and Cases (pp. 26-42). Hyderabad, India: ICFAI University Press. (Reprinted with permission from the United Nations).

Refereed Proceedings Articles (13)

  1. Roli Varma (2009, August 6-9), "Why I Chose Computer Science? Women in India" Proceedings of the Fifteenth Americas Conference on Information Systems, Paper 413, San Francisco, CA, USA.
     
  2. Roli Varma (2006, June 18-21), "Challenges to Diversity: A Case Study of Asian Indian Scientists and Engineers" Proceedings of American Society for Engineering Education Annual Conference & Exposition, Chicago, IL, USA.
     
  3. Roli Varma (2005, 12-15), "Out of Mix: Native Americans in Information Technology" Proceedings of American Society for Engineering Education Annual Conference & Exposition, Portland, OR, USA.
     
  4. Roli Varma (2004, 20-23), "The Tenure System and Engineering Institutions" Proceedings of American Society for Engineering Education Annual Conference & Exposition, Salt Lake City, UT, USA.
     
  5. Roli Varma and Marcella LaFever (2004, June 6-9), "Communication Climate and Satisfaction in the Computer Science Classroom" Proceedings of Women in Engineering Programs & Advocates Network National Conference, Albuquerque, NM, USA.
     
  6. Roli Varma (2003, June 22-25), "Retention of Minority Undergraduates in Information Technology" Proceedings of American Society for Engineering Education Annual Conference & Exposition, Nashville, TN, USA.
     
  7. Roli Varma (2002, June 24-27), "Undergraduate Minorities in IT-Related Fields: Findings from a Case Study in a Minority-Serving Institution" Proceedings of American Society for Engineering Education Annual Conference & Exposition, Montreal, Que, Canada.
     
  8. Roli Varma (2001, May 3-4), "Asians in the U.S. Public Service: Diversity, Achievements, and Glass Ceiling" Proceedings of United Nations Expert Group Meeting on Managing Diversity in the Civil Service, Division for Public Economics and Public Administration, New York, NY, USA.
     
  9. Bruce Perlman and Roli Varma (2001, July 6-7), "Bridging the Cultural Chasm: Improving Collaboration and Cooperation between the Computer and Social Sciences" International Symposium on Technology and Society Proceedings (pp. 19-27), Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, IEEE Catalog No. PR01209, Stamford, CT, USA.
     
  10. Roli Varma (2001, June 24-27), "Barriers to Overcome: Women in Information Technology" Proceedings of American Society for Engineering Education Annual Conference & Exposition, Albuquerque, NM, USA.
     
  11. Bruce Perlman and Roli Varma (2001, June 24-27), "Teaching Engineering Ethics" Proceedings of American Society for Engineering Education Annual Conference & Exposition, Albuquerque, NM, USA.
     
  12. Roli Varma (1999, July 29-31), "Women and Peopleā€™s Science Movements in India" Women and Technology: Historical, Societal, and Professional Perspectives Proceedings (pp. 378-382), Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, IEEE Catalog No. 99CH37005, New Brunswick, NJ, USA.
     
  13. Roli Varma (1994, April 10-13), "On Proletarianization of Scientists?" Bernard Schiele (ed.) When Science Becomes Culture (Proceedings II), University of Ottawa Press, Montreal, Canada.

Miscellaneous (5)

  1. Roli Varma (2010), "The Indian Experience: CS, an Attractive Field for Women in India" CSTA Voice, 6(1), 3-4.
     
  2. Roli Varma (2006), "Making Computer Science Minority Friendly" CSTA Voice, 2(3), 4.
     
  3. Roli Varma (2004), "Unfit" Colours of the Heart London: Noble House.
     
  4. Roli Varma (1999), "A Silent Cry" America at the Millennium Owings Mills: International Library of Poetry.
     
  5. Roli Varma (1997), "Reinventing a Partnership between Business and Research" The Forum Chronicle, 4(2), 55-57.