Kanliang Wang Depart.:Management Science and Engineering Academic Title:Professor Tel:152 1074 0656 Fax:8610-82509169 Email:wangkanliang@rmbs.ruc.edu.cn

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1991.9 -1995.6   Ph.D., Management Science & Engineering, Xi'an Jiaotong University
1986.9 - 1989.7   Master, Computer Organization and Architecture, Xi'an Jiaotong University
1983.9 -1986.7  Bachelor, Computer Organization and Architecture (Student in Excellent Electrical Class), Xi'an Jiaotong University

Working Experiences

2010.9-Present  Professor and Doctoral Supervisor, Department of Management Science and Engineering, Renmin Business School, Renmin University of China;
1995.7-2011.1   Lecturer (1995), Assistant Professor (1998), Professor (2001) and Doctoral Supervisor (2003), Department of  Management Information System, School of Management, Xi'an Jiaotong University;
1986.8-1991.7  Teaching Assistant, Computer Center (now Network Information Center), Xi'an Jiaotong University.

Research Interests

Management Information Systems and E-commerce, Information Technology and Decision-making Behavior


1. Database and Its Applications (for Undergraduates)2. Introduction to Electronic Commerce (for Undergraduates)3. Introduction to Decision Theories (for Master Students )4. Introduction to Management Information System (MPAcc)



Selected Academic Articles:
1 Ni Huang, Gordon Burtch, Bin Gu, Yili Hong, Chen Liang, Kanliang Wang, Dongpu Fu, and Bo Yang. Motivating User-Generated Content with Performance Feedback: Evidence from Randomized Field Experiments. Management Science. Forthcoming.
2 Rui Gu, Zhenhui Jack Jiang, Lih-Bin Oh and Kanliang Wang. Exploring the Influence of Optimum Stimulation Level on Individual Perceptions of IT Innovations, DATABASE for Advances in Information Systems. Forthcoming.
3 Dongpu Fu, Yili Hong, Kanliang Wang, Weiguo Fan. Effects of Membership Tier on User Content Generation Behavior in Online Marketplace. Electronic Commerce Research. Forthcoming.
4 Yuhao Li, Lih-Bin Oh, and Kanliang Wang (2017). Why users share marketer-generated contents on social broadcasting websites: A cognitive-affective involvement perspective. Journal of Organizational Computing and Electronic Commerce, 27(4), 1-32
5 Yili Hong, Paul Pavlou, Nan Shi, and Kanliang Wang (2017), On the Role of Fairness and Social Distance in Designing Effective Social Referral Systems. MIS Quarterly. 41(3): 787-809.
6 Mengxiang Li, Chuan-Ho Tan, K.K. Wei, and Kanliang Wang. Sequentiality of Product Review Information Provision: An Information Foraging Perspective. MIS Quarterly. 41(3):867-892.
7 Rui Gu, Lih-Bin Oh, and Kanliang Wang (2016). Multi-Homing on SNSs: The Role of Optimum Stimulation Level and Perceived Complementarity in Need Gratification. Information & Management. 53 (2016), pp. 752-766.
8 Rui Gu, Lih-Bin Oh, and Kanliang Wang (2016). Developing User Loyalty for Social Networking Sites: A Relational Perspective. Journal of Electronic Commerce Research. Vol. 17, No.1, pp.1-21.
9 Rui Gu, Lih-Bin Oh, and Kanliang Wang (2013). Differential impact of Web and mobile interactivity on e-tailers’ performance. Journal of Organizational Computing and Electronic Commerce. 23(4): 325-349.
10 Qin Shu, Qiang Tu, and Kanliang Wang (2011). The Impact of Compute


Bo Yang, Kanliang Wang, E-commerce Innovation and Entrepreneurship Cases, Beijing: China Renmin University Press, 2017.

Services & Awards

Key community services

Vice Chairman (2009-2013), the First, Second and Third Committee of CNAIS;
Vice Chairman and Secretary-General (2013-), the Fourth CNAIS;
Board Member (2007-), the Sixth Council of Systems Engineering Society of China (SESC);
Board Member (2009-2013), the Second Youth Working Committee;
Board Member, Decision Science Division of the Systems Engineering Society of China (SESC);
Board Member (2009-), the Sixth Council of China Information Economics Association (CIEA);
Member, International Association for Chinese Management Research (IACMR).
Associate Editor or Editorial Board for the following journals: Information & Management (AE), Electronic Commerce Research and Applications (AE), Journal of Modelling in Management, Theory and Practice of Systems Engineering, Journal of Systems Engineering, Managerialists ( Academic Edition), Academic Research, Journal of Information Systems.

Joint Guest Editor for the following journals:
Co-Guest editor, forthcoming 2018, Special issue on Business Analytics in China, Electronic Commerce Research and Applications;
Co-Guest editor, 29(3) 2014, Special issue on Information Technology in China, Editorial, Journal of Information Technology (2014) 29, 206–207.

Honors and Awards

Excellent Talents Award for New Century, the Ministry of Education (2005)

RMBS made the Top-50 list of MBA,
EMBA and EE programs——The Financial Times

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