Associate Professor at The University of Queensland, Australia. He teaches topics in Management Information Systems (MIS). He has a background in MIS, having obtained a Doctorate in Information Management (Information and Decision Systems speciality) in 2002. Previously he was associate professor at the Universidade Aberta (Portuguese Open University) in Lisbon, Portugal, responsible for several courses and director of the master degree program in Management / MBA. In the past he was director of master degree program in Electronic Commerce and Internet for 10 years. He has also been invited associate professor at ISEG - Lisbon School of Economics and Management in Portugal. He has taught postgraduate and undergraduate courses in Decision Support Systems, Data Mining, Business Intelligence, E-Marketing, E-Business, CRM and ERPs, Applied Project [MIS], Strategy in the Digital Context, and Research Methods in Business. He has supervised successfully to master and PhD completion more than 70 students in MIS and related areas. Author of several books, book chapters, papers and research reports, all in the information systems area, he has headed several conferences and workshops within the mentioned area. He has also been responsible for the scientific coordination of several EU funded research projects. He is also member of the editorial board of several journals and program committee member of several conferences and workshops. At the moment he conducts research activity related to E-Commerce and E-Business, Learning Technologies, Information Systems in general, and WWW related areas.