Professor Wright is an expert in the 1) human elements of cybersecurity and 2) digital product management. His research has been funded by National Science Foundation, the Commonwealths of Massachusetts and Virginia, and other funding bodies. He has more than 60 publications as journal articles, cases, book chapters, and conference proceedings. His research has been featured in the Harvard Business Review; The Washington Post; and many other outlets. He was elected vice president (2015-2019) for the Association of Information Systems. He was also selected to co-chair of the International Conference on Information Systems in 2021. Professor Wright has served on many editorial boards and is currently an associate editor at MIS Quarterly.