Biography

Y. Ken WangDr. Y. Ken Wang is an Assistant Professor in the Division of Management and Education at University of Pittsburgh at Bradford. He received his Ph.D. in Business Administration from Washington State University. He also holds an M.B.A. degree from Washington State University and a Bachelor of Engineering's degree in Telecommunication Engineering and Intellectual Properties Laws from Shanghai University, China. Dr. Wang had over six years' experience in industry before returning to campus for his M.B.A. degree. His professional experiences include engineering, project management, technical sales, and marketing at a number of multi-national compaines, such as Ericsson, China Unicom, Glenayre Electonics, and Schmid Telecom A.G.

Dr. Wang's research interests include technology adoption and use, human computer interaction, electronic commerce, virtual team dynamics, and knowledge management. His research articles have appeared in academic journals such as Information Resources Management Journal (IRMJ), Journal of Organizational and End User Computing (JOEUC), and Communication Eduction. He has also published his research in a number of international and national conference proceedings, such as the International Conference on Information Systems (ICIS), the Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences (HICSS), and the Americas Conference on Information Systems (AMCIS).

Dr. Wang is a member of multiple academic organizations, such as the Association of Information Systems (AIS), the Academy of Management (AOM), the Institute for Operations Research and Management Sciences (INFORMS), and the Decision Sciences Institute (DSI).

For more information about Dr. Y. Ken Wang please see his vitae or contact him at:

Swarts Hall 157
Division of Management and Education
University of Pittsburgh at Bradford
300 Campus Dr.
Bradford, PA 16701
Phone: (814) 362-5142
Email: ykw@pitt.edu

Academic Focus

Research Interests

  • Information Systems Continuance and Use
  • Human Computer Interaction
  • Social Aspects of Information Systems
  • Knowledge Management

Teaching Interests

  • Application Development
  • Innovative Technologies
  • System Analysis and Design
  • Project Management
  • Business Intelligence