Ken has supervised eight doctoral dissertations in MIS and is currently active on doctoral committees. Ken has taken an energetic role in mentoring doctoral students. In 2003, he served as co-coordinator for the Decision Sciences Institute Doctoral Student Consortium in Washington, D.C. He has been a coordinator and mentor, for the Decision Sciences Institute Doctoral Student Consortium, Workshop on Formulating a Strategic Research Plan nine times since 1995.
He has participated with minority students and faculty in the PhD Project Information Systems Doctoral Students Association Conference, begun by the KPMG Foundation, as a presenter and mentor for since its inception fifteen years ago.