Huigang Liang is an Associate Professor of Management Information Systems in the College of Business at East Carolina University. His current research interests focus on IT issues at both individual and organizational levels including IT avoidance, adoption, compliance, assimilation, decision process, IT strategy, and healthcare informatics. His research has appeared or will appear in scholarly journals such as MIS Quarterly, Information Systems Research, Journal of the AIS, Drug Discovery Today, Communications of the ACM, Decision Support Systems, and the Journal of Strategic Information Systems. He was ranked 10th worldwide in terms of top-level IS journal publications between 2007 and 2009. He holds a MS in software engineering and a PhD in healthcare information systems from Auburn University.
Yajiong Xue is an Associate Professor in the College of Business at East Carolina University. She holds a BS in international pharmaceutical business from China pharmaceutical University, China and a MS in information systems and a PhD in management information technology and innovation from Auburn University. Her research appears in MIS Quarterly, Information Systems Research, Journal of the AIS, Communications of the ACM, Communications of the AIS, Decision Support Systems, IEEE Transactions on Information Technology in Biomedicine, Journal of Strategic Information Systems, International Journal of Production Economics, Drug Discovery Today, and International Journal of Medical Informatics. Her current research interests include strategic management of IT, IT governance, IT security, and healthcare information systems. She was among the top 10 globally in terms of MISQ and ISR publications between 2007 and 2009. She worked for Pharmacia & Upjohn and Kirsch Pharma GmbH for several years. She served as a senior editor for Harvard China Review in 2005-2006.She serves as an associate editor for Communications of the AIS at present.
Past Visiting Research Fellows
Dr. Jianjun Wang, Associate Professor, Dalian University of Technology
Dr. Juanru Wang, Associate Professor, College of Management, Northwestern Polytechnical University, China
Dr. Shilun Ge, Professor and Vice President, Jiangsu University of Science and Technology
Dr. Nan Ren, Associate Professor and Deparment Chair, Jiangsu University of Science and Technology
Dr. Nianxin Wang, Assistant Professor, Jiangsu University of Science and Technology
Hong Miao, MS, Instructor, Jiangsu University of Science and Technology
Prof. Yongjun Liu, Associate Professor and Department Chair, China Pharmaceutical University
Dr. Yongfa Chen, Associate Professor and Vice Dean of College of International Pharmaceutical Business at China Pharmaceutical University
Prof. Jinxi Ding, Associate Professor and Department Chair of Pharmacy Administration at China Pharmaceutical University
Lu Geng, Master Student of Pharmacy Administration, China Pharmaceutical University
Bobbi Shoenberger, College of Business, East Carolina University