Dr. Amit Sheth
Amit P. Sheth
LexisNexis Ohio Eminent Scholar
Executive Director, Kno.e.sis
Professional or Scholarly Activities
Other Services

Other Services (Sessions, Reviews, Funding Panels)

(Services to national and international funding agencies as proposal reviewer)

Ongoing

USA, National Science Foundation, since 1987 (reviewed numerous research proposals for funding). Served on many panels and provided strategic input (e.g., CISE Area of Study on Web Information Systems in 2005)

2008

Belgium (Flanders), SBO (Strategic Basic Research) Programme

2006

Austria, Fonds zur Förderung der wissenschaftlichen Forschung (FWF)

2006

German-Israeli Foundation for Scientific Research and Development

2005

Switzerland, Swiss National Foundation

2005

Singapore, Agency for Science, Technology & Research (A*STAR)

Ongoing

Canada, National Science and Engineering Research Council, NSF-equivalent national research sponsorship organization (reviewer for several years)

1996-1998, 2002, 2003

Norway, Research Council of Norway

2003

Australian Research Council, Expert Assessor of International Standing

2001

Ireland, Science Foundation

1999

Austria, Fonds zur Förderung der wissenschaftlichen Forschung (FWF)

2003, 2005

The Netherlands, Netherlands Organization for Scientific Research (NOW)

1996

Israel, Israel Science Foundation

1996

Hong Kong , National Research Grants Council


Chaired technical sessions

DWP2005, WWW2004 (5/2004), WWW2003 (5/2003), 2nd International Workshop on the Semantic Web (5/2001), 8th IFIP 2.6 WC on Database Semantics (DS–8) (01/1999), IFIPWG 11.5 Conference on Integrity and Control in Information Systems (12/1997), 12th ICDE (02/1996), 11th ICDE (04/1995), 4th IEEE RIDE (03/1995), 10th ICDE (05/1995), 9th ICDE (04/1993), 7th ICDE (04/1991), 6th ICDE (02/1990), etc.


Services to Journals as Referee, Session Chairs, etc.

IEEE TKDE, VLDB Journal, ACM TODS, ACM TOIT, ACM TOIS, ACM Computing Surveys, Information Systems, Intelligent Information Systems, Distributed Systems Engineering, IEEE Transaction on Computers, Computer, IEEE Transaction on Software Engineering, BMC Bioinformatics, Journal of Selected Areas in Communication, Information Sciences, Journal of Web Semantics, Software-Practice and Experiences, Information and Software Technology, Information Technology & Management, and practically all journals in the area of work. Chaired sessions at numerous conferences.


Society Memberships

2006-Present

Fellow

IEEE and IEEE Computer Society including Technical Committee on Database Engineering

2003-2005

Senior Member

IEEE and IEEE Computer Society including Technical Committee on Database Engineering

1981-Present

Member

Association for Computing Machinery, including SIGMOD

1997-2002

SIGGROUP

Address
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