Dr. Kallol Bagchi joined the UTEP family in 2002 and is Associate Professor in the Accounting Department. Kallol earned a Ph.D. degree in Computer Science (1986) from Jadavpur University, Calcutta, India and another PhD degree in MIS from Florida Atlantic University, Florida (2001). He has worked in European and Indian industries for five to six years. He has taught in Europe for six years and also at Florida Atlantic University and at Louisiana Tech. He has many research publications in the computer science and information systems area. His present research interest is in global ICT, diffusion of ICT, impacts of trust and culture on ICT, security issues, digital divide. He has co-edited several books on modeling and simulation of computer and communication systems. Special interest is reading books.