James T. Perry

Professor of Information Systems
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(619) 260-4881
Office Location
Alcala West, Coronado 213
  • Ph.D. The Pennsylvania State University, Computer Science
  • B.S. Purdue University, Mathematics and Computer Science

Selected Publications

  • Building Accounting Systems Using Access 2010, Cengage
  • Building Accounting Systems Using Access 2007 (Inter. Ed.), Cengage
  • Building Accounting Systems, South-Western College Publishing
  • Building Accounting Systems Using Access 2013, Cengage


James Perry is a professor of Information Systems at the University of San Diego School of Business. He is the co-author of over 80 textbooks and trade books covering topics including database management systems, the Internet, accounting inormation systems, Oracle, SQL Server, and electronic commerce. Some of his books have been translated into Chinese, Dutch, Korean, and French. He has published over a dozen articles on computer security, database management systems, multimedia delivery systems, and chief programmer teams. Perry is a charter member of the Association for Information Systems. Perry's prior teaching appointments include the Information Systems Department at San Diego State University and the Computer Science Department at the University of Nebraska. He has also worked as a computer security consultant to various private and governmental organizations including the Jet Propulsion Laboratory. He was a consultant on the Strategic Defense Initiative ("Star Wars") project and served as a member of…