Rocket Fuel

graduate: Faculty

Robert Hughes, MS
Title:
Adjunct Professor
Department:
Business
Campus:
San Francisco
  • 415-442-6500

Researcher and Practitioner in Industrial Psychology, Data Architecture and Predictive Analytics. Designed Compensation Planning and Analysis Software, Administrative Data Warehouses and Stores and Analytical Systems. Periodic Undergraduate and Graduate Level Adjunct Faculty Assignments in Management Information Systems (MIS) and Human Capital Management Systems (HCMS) at a number of San Francisco Bay Area Universities including University of San Francisco, Sonoma State University, California State University East Bay and UC Berkeley Extension.

RESEARCH INTERESTS AND AREAS OF SPECIALIZATION

Industrial Psychology

Human Resource Information Systems, Business Data Networks

Data Architecture

Design and Modeling

Compensation Systems

Database Systems

Statistics

EDUCATION

  • MS (industrial-organizational psychology), San Francisco State University

  • BA (psychology - industrial relations), San Francisco State University

PROFESSIONAL AND TEACHING EXPERIENCE

1995 - Present: Operation Systems Analyst-Expert Level, California State University East Bay

1994 - 1995: Data Architect, PRC, Inc.

1990 - 1994: Consultant, Compensation and Systems, Clayton Wallis Co.

1990 - 1993: Resident Consultant on Human Resource Management System, Blue Shield of California

1984 - 1990: Compensation Planning and Research Specialist, Blue Cross of California

1981 - 1984: Compensation Specialist, Pacific Medical Center

1977 - 1981: Classified Personnel Analyst, Marin Community College District

1975 - 1977: Assistant Personnel Analyst, San Francisco Public Utilities Commission

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS

  • “Evaluation of Salary Survey Sources: A Comparative Approach”, Fall 1986, Compensation and Benefits Management.

PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS

  • American Psychological Association

  • Society for Industrial and Organizational Psychology

  • Northern California Oracle User Group

  • Oracle Business Intelligence and Warehousing Association (BIWA)

  • WorldatWork (formerly American Compensation Association)

HONORS AND AWARDS

  • Lifetime Achievement Award in Compensation – WorldatWork