Jing Yang, Ph.D.

 
 

Assistant Professor of Management

330 Netzer Administration Building
Ph. 607.436.3535
jing.yang@oneonta.edu

Education
Oklahoma State University Stillwater, OK, USA
Management Science and Information Systems
PhD, Business Administration, May 2013
Dissertation: Investigating the Influence of Customer Reviews in Online Transactions

Department of Statistics
M.S., Statistics, 2007
Thesis: The Validity of Using Multiple Imputations for Missing Values in the Analysis of Primary Biliary Cirrhosis

Zhongnan University of Economics and Law Wuhan, Hubei, China

Vita (PDF)

Working Experience

Assistant Professor of Management Oneonta, NY, USA
Department of Management, Marketing and Information Systems
State University of New York at Oneonta August, 2013 till Now

Graduate Teaching and Research Assistant Stillwater, OK, USA
Management Science and Information Systems
Oklahoma State University August, 2007 to July, 2013

Graduate Teaching Assistant Stillwater, OK, USA
Department of Statistics
Oklahoma State University August, 2004 to May, 2007


Department of Statistics
M.E. Statistics, 2004
Thesis: The Development of Warning Indicators for the Large-scale Retail Stores in China: Based on the Business Cycles from 1999 to 2003 (sponsored by Hubei Province Information Center)
B.E. Statistics, 2001

Teaching Experience
• Instructor, MIS 351 (Introduction to MIS)
Fall 2013, 1 section

• Instructor, MGMT 241 (Fundamentals of Management)
Fall 2013, 2 sections

• Teaching Assistant, MSIS 6343 (Advanced Method MSIS Research)
Fall 2012 and spring 2013, 2 sections

• Instructor, MSIS 3243 (Managerial Decision Theory)
Fall 2010 to spring 2012, 3 sections

• Instructor, MSIS 3223 (Operations Management)
Spring 2009 to spring 2012, 12 sections

• Instructor, MSIS 2203 (Computer Programming for Business—Java)
Fall 2007 to spring 2008, 2 sections

• Instructor, STAT 2023 (Elementary Statistics in Business & Economics)
Summer 2006, 1 section

• Teaching Assistant and Lab Tutor, STAT 2023 (Elementary Statistics in Business & Economics)
Summer 2005 to summer 2007, 6 sections

• Lab Instructor—SAS programing, STAT 2013 (Elementary Statistics)
Fall 2004 to spring 2005, 2 sections

Research Interests
Consumer Behaviors in E-commerce
Business Intelligence, Data Analysis and Modeling
Inter-organizational Communication

Journal Publications
• Jin Kyu Lee, N. Bharosa, Jing Yang, M. Janssen, H.R. Rao, 2011, "Group Value and Intention to Use - A Study of Multi-Agency Disaster Management Information Systems for Public Safety," Decision Support Systems (DSS), 50 (2), 404-414.

Book Chapters
• Jing Yang, Jin Kyu Lee, A. Rao, N. Touqan, "Inter-Organizational Communications in Disaster Management" in Handbook of Research on ICT-Enabled Transformational Government: A Global Perspective, Weerakkody, M. Janssen, Y. Dwivedi (Ed.), IGI Global, 2009

Working Papers
• “The impact of product reviews on purchase intention: A Study based on the Theory of Reasoned Action” with Dr. Rathindra Sarathy, 2012

• “How do product reviews help reduce uncertainty in online transactions? A discussion in the context of electronic device purchase” with Dr. Rathindra Sarathy, 2012

• “Investigating the Impact of Customer Reviews on Risk Mitigation in Online Transactions”, with Dr. Rathindra Sarathy, 2011

• “Investigating the Impact of Customer Reviews on Product Judgment in Online Transactions”, with Dr. Rathindra Sarathy, 2011

Conference Proceedings
• Jing Yang, Rathindra Sarathy, 2012, “How do product reviews help reduce uncertainty in online transactions? A discussion in the context of electronic device purchase”, Accepted at the 43rd Annual DSI Conference, November, 2012

• Jing Yang, Rathindra Sarathy, 2011, "Investigating the Influence of Seller Reviews in Online Transactions", Accepted at the 42nd Annual DSI Conference, November, 2011

• Jing Yang, Rathindra Sarathy, Jin Kyu Lee, Xiang Fang, 2011, "Investigating the Influence of Product Reviews on Perceived Uncertainty in Online Transactions", Accepted at the 17th Americas Conference on Information Systems, August, 2011

• Jing Yang, David Biros, and Michael Hass, “Knowledge Retention in Information Assurance Training: A Case Study of Security Awareness Training in University Environment”, Accepted at the Southwest Decision Sciences Institute, February 2009.

Conference Presentations
• “Investigating the Influence of Seller Reviews in Online Transactions”, Presented at 2011 Annual DSI Conference (42nd), Boston, M.A., November, 2011

• “Investigating the Influence of Product Reviews on Perceived Uncertainty in Online Transactions”, Presented at 2011 Annual AMCIS Conference (17th), Detroit, M.I., August, 2011

• “The Impact of Product Reviews on Online Shopping Behavior”, Presented at BigXII+ MIS Research Symposium, Manhattan, K.S., April, 2011

• “The Impact of Customer Reviews on Online Shopping Behavior”, Presented at 2010 Annual INFORMS Conference, Austin, T.X., November, 2010

• “Knowledge Retention in Information Assurance Training: A Case Study of Security Awareness Training in University Environment”, presented at Southwest Decision Sciences Institute, Oklahoma City, O.K., February 25, 2009

• "Bayesian Networks Approach for Evaluation on Information Security Investments," presented at 2008 Annual INFORMS conference, College Station, T.X., April, 2008.

Awards and Honors
• Outstanding Graduate Teaching Associate Award (Spears School of Business, Oklahoma State University, USA) 2012
• Hubei Outstanding Graduate Student Research Award (Hubei Province, China) 2004
• Outstanding Graduate Student Award (Zhongnan University of Economics and Law) 2001-2003
• Outstanding Student Leadership Award and Fellowship (Information School, Zhongnan University of Economics and Law, China) 2000
• Outstanding Undergraduate Student Award (Zhongnan University of Economics and Law, China) 1998-1999

Certificates
SAS Predictive Modeling Certificate May, 2011
SAS and OSU Data Mining Certificate May, 2011
SAS Base Programming for SAS9 Dec, 2011

Academic Service
Journal Reviewer - Information System Frontier 2013
Session Chair - Decision Science Institute 2012
Ad-hoc Conference Paper Reviewer
- International Conference on Information Systems 2012
- Decision Science Institute 2012
- Americas Conference on Information Systems 2009, 2012
Ad-hoc Journal Reviewer - Decision Support Systems 2010, 2012
Vice President of INFORMS - OSU chapter 2007 –2009
Consultant in David Publishing Company, CA 2013 till Now
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Professional Affiliations
Association for Information Systems (AIS) 2007-present
Decision Sciences Institute 2007-present
INFORMS 2007-present
American Statistical Association 2004-2007