David Xu is an associate professor in the Department of Information Systems at the City University of Hong Kong. Before joining City U, he was the associate professor of MIS and Bomhoff Endowed Professor of Business at Wichita State University. His research interests include human-computer interaction, social media, e-commerce, technology adoption, virtual reality, and artificial intelligence. He has papers published or forthcoming in MIS Quarterly, Information Systems Research, Management Science, INFORMS Journal on Computing, Journal of Management Information Systems, among others. He received the AIS Early Career Award in 2018. He is serving as an associate editor for Information Systems Research and Information Systems Journal.
In 2020, he is ranked the 4th most productive (the first-author count, tie) information systems scholar worldwide for publishing in the top-8 (and 6th for the top-4) IS journals between 2011-2019, according to the Association for Information Systems.