Ashish Gupta is Assistant Professor at School of Business at Minnesota State University Moorhead. Ashish has a PhD in Management Science and Information Systems (May 07) from Oklahoma State University (OSU), MS in Industrial Engineering & Management (May 01) from OSU, and a BS in Mechanical Engineering (May 98). He has taught a wide variety of courses such as Management Information Systems, Advanced Programming in MIS, Project Management, Operations Management, and Decision Theory. At the Oklahoma State University, where he was a visiting assistant professor, he received two awards for teaching effectiveness, “Outstanding Instruction Award” for the year 2005 and 2006. His research interests are in the areas of information overload, email management, interruptions, simulation modeling, and social networks. His recent articles appeared in journals such as International Journal of Simulation and Process Modeling, Communications of AIS and Annals of Information Systems. He has participated in panel sessions and made several presentations at premier national and international conferences. Ashish has co-chaired and organized conference sessions and has also made invited talks at premier national conferences and other venues. His research findings have appeared in popular business press such as Maclean's (Toronto), Advanced Philanthropy, and a German newspaper Süddeutsche Zeitung.