Dr. Dongsong Zhang is a Belk Endowed Chair Professor in business analytics (with tenure) in the Department of Business Information Systems and Operations Management at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte. He also holds a joint Full Professor position (Courtesy) in the Department of Computer Science at UNCC. Before joining UNCC, he was a full professor of Information Systems at University of Maryland, Baltimore County. He received his Ph.D. in Management Information Systems from the Eller School of Management at the University of Arizona in 2002. His current research interests include mobile HCI, social media analytics, health IT, business intelligence, and online communities. He has published approximately 150 research articles in journals and conference proceedings, including journals such as MIS Quarterly, Communications of the ACM (CACM), Journal of Management Information Systems (JMIS), ACM Transactions on Accessible Computing, IEEE Transactions on Knowledge and Data Engineering (TKDE), IEEE Transactions on Software Engineering, IEEE Transactions on Multimedia, IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics, IEEE Transactions on Human-Machine Systems, IEEE Transactions on Professional Communication, IEEE Intelligent Systems, Decision Support Systems, Information & Management, Journal of the American Society for Information Science and Technology, among others. He has received a dozen research grants and awards from U.S. National Science Foundation (NSF), National Institute of Health (NIH), U.S. Department of Education, Google Inc., National Natural Science Foundation of China, Chinese Academy of Sciences, the Royal Society of British, and UMBC, etc. According to Google Scholar, his work has been cited more than 8,000 times.