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Heshan Sun

Professor of Management Information Systems

Heshan Sun

Department: Management Information Systems
Office: Adams Hall Room 3240
Phone: (405) 325-5721
Address: 307 W. Brooks, Room 3240
Norman, OK 73019

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Dr. Heshan Sun is a Professor in the Management Information Systems Division. He received his Ph.D. from Syracuse University in 2007. He is interested in how information systems profoundly influence and interact with individuals, organizations and society.  Specifically, his research interests include human-computer interaction, post-adoptive system use, trust and e-commerce, and business analytics. His research has been published (or will appear) in prestigeous journals such as the MIS Quarterly (4 papers), Journal of the Association for Information Systems (6 papers), Decision Support Systems (2 papers), Internal Journal of Human-Computer Studies, and Journal of the American Society for Information Science and Technology (2 papers). He was recognized by various rankings and bibliometric studies as an influential researcher in the world. He served as an associate editor of MIS Quarterly (2014-2017). He also has served or is still serving on the editorial board of several other journals. He won the prestigious Reviewer of the Year (2011) Award from MIS Quarterly. His research has been supported by various grant agencies (e.g., National Science Foundation). 

He enjoys teaching at undergrad, graduate, and Ph.D. levels and has received several teaching awards such as Houston and Mary Jo Johnson Master Teacher Award (2020, Price College, University of Oklahoma), the Graduate Teaching Excellence Award and the MBA Professor of the Year Award. 

He happily lives in Oklahoma with his wife Xue (Snow) Xiao, James (son) and Alice (daughter). 

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