Jackie Rees Ulmer is currently the Union Pacific Professor of Information Systems and Associate Dean for Professional Masters Programs in the Ivy College of Business at Iowa State University. She previously served as the Associate Dean for Undergraduate Programs, and also chair of the Department of Supply Chain and Information Systems. Before joining Iowa State, she was previously an associate professor in the Krannert Graduate School of Management at Purdue University. She earned her Ph.D. in Decision and Information Sciences from the Warrington College of Business at the University of Florida in 1998. Her research interests include information security risk management, privacy, machine learning, particularly text mining and evolutionary computation. She has published in journals such as Communications of the ACM, Decision Sciences, Decision Support Systems, European Journal of Operational Research, Information System Research, INFORMS Journal on Computing, MIS Quarterly, Journal of MIS, and the Journal of Organizational Computing and Electronic Commerce. She teaches courses in Information Security, Principles of Management Information Systems, Java Programming, Database Management Systems, and Data Mining.