Dr. Amit Sheth
Amit P. Sheth
LexisNexis Ohio Eminent Scholar
Executive Director, Kno.e.sis
Professional or Scholarly Activities
Editorship & Key Memberships

Journal and Book Series Editorship

  1. Editorial Board of Academic Editors, PeerJ Computer Science, Jul. 2014–Present. ISSN: 2167-8359.
  2. Member of the Editorial Board, IEEE Internet Computing, May 2006–Present.
  3. Series Editor, Applied Ontology: An Interdisciplinary Journal of Ontological Analysis and Conceptual Modeling, IOS Press, 2005–Present. ISSN: 1570-5838.
  4. Member of the Editorial Board, Journal on Web Semantics: Science, Services and Agents on the World Wide Web, 2003–Present.
  5. Member of the Editorial Board (acting Editor-in-Chief from 9/94 to 3/95), Journal on Distributed and Parallel Databases, 1992–Present.
  6. Series Editor (with A. Elmagarmid), Advances in Database Systems, Springer, Jul. 2007–2008. ISSN: 1386-2944.
  7. Joint Editor-in-Chief (with D. Agrawal), Distributed and Parallel Databases: An Intlernational Journal, Springer, Jun. 2007–Dec. 2016. ISSN: 0926-8782.
  8. Founding Editor-in-Chief, Journal on Semantic Web and Information Systems (IJSWIS), Idea Group Publishing, 2005–2014.
  9. Series Editor (with Ramesh Jain), Semantic Web and Beyond: Computing for Human Experience, Springer, 2004
  10. Member of the Editorial Advisory Board, Advances in Web Services Research (AWSR) Book Series, IGI Global, 2007–2008.
  11. Member of the Editorial Review Board, Journal of Web Services Research, 2008–2012.
  12. Member of the Editorial Board, Journal of Intelligent and Cooperative Information Systems, 1995–2013.
  13. Member of the Editorial Board, Information Systems: an International Journal, 1993–2012.
  14. Member of the Editorial Board, IEEE Multimedia, 1998–2004.  Also edited Media Reviews.
  15. Member of the Editorial Advisory Board, Journal of Engineering Intelligent Systems, 1993–2000.
  16. Member of the Editorial Board, Distributed Systems Engineering Journal, 1993–1999.

Key Committee/Honorary Memberships

2010 - 2013


W3C XG on Semantic Sensor Networking

2004 - 2012

Advisory Committee

World Wide Web Consortium (W3C)


Board of Directors

SSAIE Summer School on Service-Oriented Computing

2005 - 2006

Advisory Board

Semantic Web Challenge

2004 - 2005


Semantic Web Services Initiative Architecture Committee (SWSA)

2004 - Present


Institute of Bioinformatics, UGA



Biomedical and Health Science Institute, UGA

1996 - 1999



1988 - Present

Associate Editor


Professor Amit P. Sheth
Kno.e.sis Center
Department of Computer Science & Engineering
Wright State University
3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy.
Dayton, Ohio 45435-0001
FOAF Kno.e.sis WSU