The Rawls College has named Dr. Jaeki Song as the new area coordinator for the Area of Information Systems and Quantitative Sciences. Song is the Jerry S. Rawls Professor of MIS at the Rawls College of Business at Texas Tech University. His primary area of research is the innovations in Information Systems. Specific research issues include innovation in Information Systems, diffusion of information technologies, social and economic consequences of information technologies, and business analytics. His research findings have appeared more than 50 refereed journal papers in Management Science, Journal of Management Information Systems, Journal of the Association for Information Systems, IEEE Transactions on Professional Communication, Decision Support Systems, Information & Management, and other decent journals. He will replace Dr. Glenn Browne who served as the area coordinator for the past five years. The Rawls College thanks Dr. Browne for his many contributions to both the area and the Rawls College.