Dr. J.J. Po-An Hsieh is an associate professor in the Department of Computer Information Systems at the Robinson College of Business at Georgia State University (GSU). Before joining GSU, he served as a professor of MIS in the Department of Management and Marketing, as well as the director of the HK-based Doctor Business Administration (DBA) and China-based Doctor of Business Management (DMgt) programs in Hong Kong Polytechnic University. He also served as an associate editor for MIS Quarterly from 2011-2014. He is now serving as one of the three panel members for the General Research Fund, Hong Kong Research Grant Council to oversee grant applications in the area of information systems. In addition, he is a research associate in the Center of Process Innovation (CEPRIN) at Georgia State University. He has conducted research in the areas of business intelligence, big data, digital divide, adoption and use of IT, CRM, and knowledge management. His teaching interests include IT strategy and IT-enabled organizational transformation and innovation. He has years of professional experience in e-commerce, high-tech, and international business. He received his Ph.D. from Georgia State University, an M.B.A and M.S. dual degree from University of Maryland, College Park, and a B.S. from Tsinghua University.