Analyst Profile

Darin Stewart

Darin Stewart

VP Analyst

12 years at Gartner,  29 years industry experience

Location:  OR USA  | Language(s):  English

Roles and Responsibilities

Darin Stewart is a Research Vice President in Gartner's Software Engineering and Applications practice. Dr. Stewart advises digital business leaders and technical professionals on how to create, manage and utilize knowledge resources. Research areas include knowledge management, public and private search, text analytics and natural language understanding, digital experience and content services platforms. He is the author of numerous publications including the book "Building Enterprise Taxonomies."


Previous Experience

Prior to joining Gartner, Dr. Stewart was Director of Research and Collaboration Systems for Oregon Health & Science University. He was responsible for research and research administration information systems, web strategies and intranet initiatives. He has been a member of the Applied Information Management faculty at the University of Oregon since 2004. He has served in information management leadership roles for a variety of organizations ranging from internet startups to major universities

Professional Background

  • Acxiom, Senior Architect, 2 years
  • CenterSpan Communications, Director, Information Management, 2 years
  • Oregon Health & Science University, Director, Research & Collaboration Systems, 8 years


  • M.S., Information Science, University of Pittsburgh
  • Ph.D., Information Science, University of Pittsburgh