Liwei Chen

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Liwei Chen

Assistant Professor, Department of Operations, Business Analytics, and Information Systems

3341 Carl H. Lindner Hall

513-556-7166

Liwei Chen is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Operations, Business Analytics, and Information Systems at the Carl H. Lindner College of Business at the University of Cincinnati. She earned her Ph.D. in Information Systems from the J. Mack Robinson College of Business at Georgia State University in 2016. Liwei’s research focuses on the empowering roles of IT in healthcare services and other contexts. She has published in journals such as European Journal of Information Systems and Journal of Medical Internet Research, and has presented her work in conferences including the International Conference on Information Systems, INFORMS, and Annual Workshop on Health IT and Economics.

Teaching Interest
Digital Technologies for Business;
Data Management

Research Interest
Liwei’s research focuses on understanding how IT can empower individuals and organizations to share and access information, make informed decisions, and undertake actionable changes to solve societal and business problems.

Awards | Honors
Organization: Carl H. Lindner College of Business, University of Cincinnati
Name: Fall 2018 Dean’s List of Teaching Excellence
Year Received: 2019

Organization: Carl H. Lindner College of Business, University of Cincinnati
Name: 2018 Faculty Development Award
Year Received: 2018

Organization: Carl H. Lindner College of Business, University of Cincinnati
Name: Fall 2017 Dean’s List of Teaching Excellence
Year Received: 2017

Organization: Carl H. Lindner College of Business, University of Cincinnati
Name: Spring 2017 Dean’s List of Teaching Excellence
Year Received: 2017

Organization: Carl H. Lindner College of Business, University of Cincinnati
Name: Fall 2016 Dean’s List of Teaching Excellence
Year Received: 2017

Education
Institution: Georgia State University
Location: Atlanta, GA
Major: Computer Information Systems
Completed: 2016
Degree: Ph D

Institution: The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Location: Hong Kong
Major: Management Information Systems
Completed: 2011
Degree: Other

Institution: Harbin Institute of Technology
Location: Harbin, China
Major: Management Information Systems
Completed: 2008
Degree: BA

Published Contributions
Liwei Chen, J.J. Po-An  Hsieh, Evert Van de Vliert, Xu Huang,  (2015). Cross-National Differences in Individual Knowledge-Seeking Patterns:  A Climato-Economic Contextualization. European Journal of Information Systems, 314-336.

Arun Rai, Liwei Chen, Jessica Pye, Aaron Baird,  (2013). Understanding Determinants of Consumer Mobile Health Usage Intentions, Assimilation, and Channel Preferences. Journal of Medical Internet Research , e149.

Liwei Chen, Qiang Ye, (2009). An Empirical Study on the Measurement Model of Virtual World Lifestyles. Journal of Management Sciences (Chinese), 83-90.

Accepted Contributions
Liwei Chen, Aaron Baird, Arun Rai, (Accepted). Mobile Health (mHealth) Channel Preference: An Integrated Perspective of Approach-Avoidance Beliefs and Regulatory Focus. Journal of the Association for Information Systems.

Research in progress
Title: Exploring the Tension between the Firm, the Open Source Software Community, and the Developer
Status: On-Going
Research Type: Scholarly

Presentations
Title: Patient Base And Price Premium For Online Health Consultations
Organization: INFORMS
Location: Nashville, TN
Year: 2016

Title: The Role of Digital Capabilities in Converting Inventor Team Expertise to Knowledge Capital for Medical Device Innovation
Organization: INFORMS
Location: Nashville, TN
Year: 2016