|Dr. Marquis is a professor at Tennessee State University in the Business Information Systems department in the College of Business. He received his Ph.D. from Texas Tech University in the area of Information Systems. He has been teaching computer information systems courses for over thirty years. Prior to his teaching, Dr. Marquis worked for over fifteen years in the areas of manufacturing, banking, and system software development. His research interests include systems analysis, systems design, and database systems. Dr. Marquis supports the efforts of the Office of Business and Economic Research through the design and implementation of databases to manage their accumulated data.