Dr. Paul received his Ph.D. in Management Information System from the University of Wisconsin Milwaukee. He holds Bachelor's and Master's degrees in Electronics and Telecommunications Engineering from Jadavpur University, India. He also underwent a post-graduate study in General Management at Indian Institute of Management Calcutta. His research publications include articles in Journal of Management Information Systems, Decision Support Systems, Information & Management, Information Resources Management Journal, as well as in the refereed proceedings of various national and international conferences. His current research interests are in the areas of collaboration systems and applications, virtual teams, cognitive perspectives on collaboration, organizational knowledge management systems, and information technology applications in healthcare.