Wai Fong Boh is Professor of Information Technology and Operations Management at Nanyang Business School, Nanyang Technological University in Singapore. She is Deputy Dean of NBS, Head of the NBS Information Technology and Operations Management Division, and the Director of the Information Management Research Center. She received her PhD from the Tepper School of Business at the Carnegie Mellon University.

Professor Boh is an established researcher in the area of knowledge management and knowledge sharing. She also conducts research in the areas of innovation management and entrepreneurship. She has published in a number of top IS and management journals, including Management Science, MIS Quarterly, Academy of Management Journal, Strategic Management Journal, Organization Science, Journal of Management Information Systems, Journal of Association Information Systems, OBHDP, Research Policy, and Information & Organization. Throughout her career, Professor Boh won several research awards including an award for the Top Five IS Publications of the Year 2007, the best Professor in Information Technology 2012 (awarded by CMO Council) and NBS Research Excellence Award for ITOM division in 2007, 2009 and 2016 respectively. She has also secured research grants amounting to USD1.8 million, as a Principle Investigator.

Prof Boh is currently Senior Editor of MIS Quarterly, AE for Management Science, and serves on the editorial board of Journal of Management Information Systems and Information & Organization. She had previously served as AE for ISR and was on the editorial board of Organization Science. She has also served as Program Co-Chair for ICIS 2019, and served as Doctoral Consortium Co-Chair for PACIS 2018 and 2013.

Professor Boh is a seasoned and versatile instructor who teaches at both undergraduate and graduate levels. She has also taught at the executive level running many executive teaching seminars and workshops. Professor Boh is also sought after by private organizations as well as government agencies to conduct training programs.


Academic Background

Ph.D, Information Systems, 2004

Carnegie Mellon University Tepper School of Business

M.S., Information Systems, 2002

Carnegie Mellon University Tepper School of Business

B. Accountancy , 1997

Nanyang Technological University