H. Russell Bomhoff Endowed Professor of Business
W. Frank Barton School of Business
Department of Finance, Real Estate, and Decision Sciences (FREDS)
David Xu is an associate professor of Management Information Systems at Wichita State University. He has papers published in MIS Quarterly, Information Systems Research, Journal of AIS, Journal of Strategic Information Systems, Journal of Business Ethics, Information & Management, Decision Support Systems, Computers in Human Behavior, Communication of AIS, and Journal of Computer Information Systems.
In 2017, he is ranked the 6th most productive (straight count, tie) information systems (IS) scholar worldwide for publishing in the top-8 IS journals and ranked 9th for the top-4 journals or top-2 journals -- all between 2011-2016, according to the Association for Information Systems (AIS).
At WSU he has been awarded the Faculty Risk-Taker Award (2017), and the Young Faculty Scholar Award for university research and teaching (2015). He also received the Researcher/Writer of the Year Award from the Barton School of Business at WSU in 2013, 2014, 2015, and 2017.
University of British Columbia, Ph.D.
Management Information Systems, 2011
City University of Hong Kong, Master of Philosophy
Information systems, 2006
Lingnan University, Bachelor of Business Administration
Information systems, 2002
Major areas of research or creative activity
Social media; decision support systems; adoption and diffusion of IT innovations; human-computer interaction(HCI); electronic commerce; computer-mediated deception; mobile commerce; online service technologies; persuasive technologies; online recommendation sources; service quality
Major areas of teaching
Business application development; Database planning and management; Microsoft Visual Studio; Human computer interaction; Management information systems
Major areas of service
- Associate Editor of a Special Issue of the Information Systems Journal
- Associate Editor of the Design Issues and Design Science Research Track at the International Conference on Information Systems (2017);
- Program Committee Member of the Pacific Asia Conference on Information Systems (2017).
- Associate Editor of the Track of Social and Ethical Issues in information and communications technology Use at the European Conference on Information Systems (2017-2018);
- Associate Editor of the Theme Track (Exploring the Information Frontier) at the International Conference on Information Systems (2015);
- Associate Editor of the E-Business Track at the International Conference on Information Systems (2014);
- Associate Editor of the Social Media Research and Analytics Track at the European Conference on Information Systems (2014-2015);
- Co-chair of mini-track (HCI Issues in Mobility) for Americas' Conference on Information Systems (AMCIS) 2012 and 2013;
- Co-chair of mini-track (Echo-Boomers: Growing Up with Social Networking Sites) for AMCIS 2014;
- Program committee member of HCI workshop at the International Conference on Information Systems (2011-2013);
- Reviewer for journals: MIS Quarterly, Information Systems Research, Management Science, Journal of the Association for Information Systems, Information Systems Journal, European Journal of Information Systems Journal, Journal of Strategic Information Systems, Information & Management, Decision Support Systems, Software: Practice and Experience, Sage Open, International Journal of Human-Computer Studies, Electronic Commerce Research and Applications, Information Technology and People, Journal of Electronic Commerce Research, International Journal of Information Management, Journal of Services Marketing, Asia Pacific Journal of Information Systems, Total Quality Management & Business Excellence, International Journal of Information Systems and Management, and European Management Journal.
- Reviewer for conferences: International Conference of Information Systems, Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences, European Conference of Information Systems, Academy of Management, Administrative Sciences Association of Canada, Americas' Conference on Information Systems, Pacific Asia Conference on Information Systems, Mediterranean Conference on Information Systems, Annual Workshop on HCI Research in MIS.