Yolande E. Chan is E. Marie Shantz Professor of IT Management at Queen’s University in Canada. She holds a Ph.D. from Ivey Business School at Western University, an M.Phil. in Management Studies from Oxford University, and S.M. and S.B. degrees in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science from MIT. She is a Rhodes Scholar. Prior to joining Queen’s University, Dr. Chan worked with Andersen Consulting (now Accenture) in Toronto, Canada.
Dr. Chan conducts research on digital strategy, digital innovation, and knowledge strategies, and has published her research in leading journals. She sits on several editorial boards. Dr. Chan has been nominated for, and has received, teaching awards and doctoral supervision awards.
Dr. Chan is a Fellow of the Association for Information Systems (AIS). She is a past Secretary of the AIS. At Queen’s, she has served as Associate Vice-Principal (Research) and as the university’s Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada (SSHRC) Leader. She currently is the university’s Academic Colleague to the Council of Ontario Universities.