Clinical Assistant Professor
Phone: (631) 632-5089
During his 18-year career, Rajiv Lajmi has worked in the healthcare, manufacturing, nonprofit and consulting industries, serving in leadership, program management and application development roles. In healthcare, he previously managed the Eagles Eye Mobile, an award-winning vision care program of the Philadelphia Eagles, where he deployed a home-grown EMR system to track patient medical histories. Later, he led Meaningful Use initiatives at Stony Brook Medicine involving the use of the Cerner EHR system, patient portal and population health platform. He has also held leadership and consulting roles at global organizations such as PwC, IDS Scheer (now Software AG) and RSM, where he provided technology advisory, process transformation, and system deployment services to organizations.
Prof. Lajmi’s teaching and consulting focuses on IT strategic services (e.g., system selections, implementation planning), program and change management, and process improvement using technologies such as Robotic Process Automation (RPA). He is passionate about social justice and education, and previously volunteered with community organizations such as Child Rights and You and the West Philadelphia Alliance for Children. He is currently involved with initiatives that promote Techquity (digital equity and inclusion) in New York.
Prof. Lajmi holds degrees from the University of Pennsylvania (MS, Nonprofit Leadership), Drexel University (MBA, Management Information Systems) and the University of Mumbai (BCom, Accounting). He also holds certifications in project management (PMP), IT service management (ITILv3), Scrum (PSM) and Lean. He lives in Setauket, NY with his wife, two children, and seven pond fish.