Dr. Kamran Sartipi is a faculty member in the Department of Computer Science at East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina, and an adjunct faculty member in the Information Systems at McMaster University, Ontario, Canada. Dr. Sartipi’s education includes degrees in Electrical and Computer Engineering, and Computer Science and Software Engineering. His research activities are interdisciplinary including different aspects of intelligent decision systems through behavior pattern extraction, artificial intelligence, and big data analytics. Dr. Sartipi has long-term expertise in data analytics, knowledge engineering, intelligent decision systems, and software engineering, including successful applications in medical informatics and cybersecurity. He has more than eighty scientific publications in peer-reviewed journals and conferences. He has international research collaborations and trained several Ph.D. and master’s students in interdisciplinary fields.