George A. Marcoulides is Research Professor at the Mays Business School, Texas A & M University. He was previously Distinguished Professor of Research Methodology at the University of California, Santa Barbara, Professor of Research Methods and Statistics at the University of California, Riverside, and Professor of Statistics in the Department of Information Systems and Decision Sciences at California State University, Fullerton. He has also been a visiting professor at the University of California-Los Angeles, the University of California-Irvine, the University of Geneva, the University of Cyprus, and the University of London. He has served as a consultant to numerous government agencies, companies in the United States and abroad, and to various national and multi-national corporations. He is widely recognized as a statistics expert in multivariate analyses, especially structural equation modeling methods. He has co-authored or co-edited 16 books and edited volumes, published over 250 articles in scholarly journals and books, and presented over 300 times at national and international conferences. His contributions have received Best Paper Awards from the Academy of Management, the Decision Sciences Institute, and the University Council for Administration. He is a Fellow of the Royal Statistical Society, a Fellow of the American Educational Research Association, and a member of the Society of Multivariate Experimental Psychology. He is currently Editor of the journals Structural Equation Modeling and Educational and Psychological Measurement, Editor of the Quantitative Methodology Book Series, Department Area Editor (Methodologies) for the Decision Sciences Journal, and serves on the editorial board of numerous other scholarly journals.