Felix Tan


Dr Felix B Tan is Professor, Head of Business, and Director of the Lumen Research Institute at Excelsia College in Sydney, Australia. He was the Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of Global Information Management from 1998 to 2012. Prior to his current appointment, Dr Tan was for 25 years in Auckland New Zealand, initially at The University of Auckland and more recently, at Auckland University of Technology in various roles including Head of School/Dept; Associate Dean Research; and Head of University Research Office; and where he was recipient of Faculty of Business and Law 2012 Excellence in Postgraduate Supervision Award and 2013 Research Excellence Award. He has held several visiting appointments across the globe, the most notable was at Indiana Wesleyan University, where he was the first International Visiting Scholar in 2011/12. Dr Tan is internationally known for his work in the business information systems field and has published widely in journals, refereed conference proceedings and book chapters. He regularly uses the repertory grid technique and narrative inquiry in his research.