Carnegie Mellon University

Yan Huang

Yan Huang

Assistant Professor of Business Technologies; BP Junior Faculty Chair AY 2019-2020

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Address
5000 Forbes Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213

Education

  • Carnegie Mellon University - Ph D (Information Systems and Management) - 2013
  • Tsinghua University - B Sc (Information Systems and Management) - 2009

Research

How firms can use information technology innovatively in their business processes. Topics related to crowdsourcing, open innovation, platform economy, social media, and data-driven decision making.

Awards and Honors

  • INFORMS eBusiness Best Paper Award (2017)
  • Management Science Meritorious Service Award (2016)
  • INFORMS Information Systems Society - Nunamaker-Chen Dissertation Award (2014)
  • Carnegie Mellon University - William W. Cooper Doctoral Dissertation Award (2014)
  • Wharton Customer Analytics Initiative Data Grant (2014)
  • Conference on Information Systems and Technology - Best Student Paper Award (2012)
  • Carnegie Mellon University - Suresh Konda Award (for Best Ph.D. Student First Research Paper) (2011)