Wenqi Zhou, Ph.D.
I am the Inaugural David Warco Faculty Fellow and Associate Professor of Information Systems and Technology in the Palumbo Donahue School of Business at Duquesne University. I am also an affiliated faculty with Albert P. Viragh Institute for Ethics in Business and Grefenstette Center. I am a passionate scholar, data scientist and educator in leveraging the power of scientific data analyses and computational methods on addressing various societal and economic issues.
I received Ph.D. from George Washington University School of Business. Recently, I have been interested in studying online user-generated contents, Healthcare IS and economics, information disclosure and transparency, and gender related issues on e-commerce and social media platforms. My works have been published in Journal of MIS, Decision Support Systems, Information & Management, IEEE TIFS, Electronic Commerce Research and Applications, IEEE Computer, etc.
I have served multiple journals and international workshops and conferences in a variety of roles including committee member, associate editor, session chair, among others. I am currently serving as an Associate Editor of Information and Management.
At Duquesne, I am the founder and faculty director of IST mentorship program at Duquesne. This annual program connects Duquesne IST students with senior managers, directors and CIOs in the region. I teach introductory information systems and business intelligence in the undergraduate program and behavioral analytics in the graduate program.
Awards and Grants
Grefenstette Center for Ethics in Science, Technology, and Law Faculty Scholar, 2021-2022
Michael J. Shaw Best Reviewer Award, Workshop on e-Business, 2021
School of Business Dean’s Award for Excellence in Research, 2020
Best Paper Award at Workshop on e-Business, 2018
Beard Research Fellowship in Ethics, 2017, 2018
Duquesne School of Business Annual Summer Research Grant, 2014 - 2019
Academy of Management Annual Meeting Best Paper, 2017
Duquesne School of Business Excellent in Scholarship, 2017, 2016
Duquesne Presidential Scholarship Award, 2015
Best Paper Award at Workshop on e-Business, 2012
GWU Business School Doctoral Research Enhancement Fund, 2011, 2012