Dr. Lizhen Xu is an associate professor of Information Technology Management in the Scheller College of Business. He is also an associate director of the MS Analytics program. He has developed and taught multiple courses at both undergraduate and graduate levels since joining Georgia Tech. He is passionate about helping students learn complex technical content in an intuitive and manageable way relevant to real-world business applications through hands-on experiential learning. As technologies continue to reshape the landscape of business education, Dr. Xu is especially interested in the effective delivery of quality content for business programs through online and distance learning. Excited to join the PTLF program, he looks forward to learning from colleagues and experts across campus to improve teaching and learning methods related to online and hybrid education.