Wei Zhang

Wei joined CEPRIN in 2018 as a Ph.D. student in Computer Information Systems, working with Dr. Arun Rai. His research interests center on the intersection of Management Information Systems (MIS) and other business disciplines such as risk management and financial market. Wei is interested in applying interdisciplinary theories and methods to study IT-enabled digital innovation.


Yanran Liu

4th-year PhD student in Computer Information Systems at the Center for Process Innovation. She is studying Digital Innovation using theories in Information Systems, Strategic Management and Complexity, along with complementary research methods (e.g., fuzzy-set qualitative comparative analysis (fsQCA), agent-based modeling, text mining, econometrics). 


Zhitao Yin

Zhitao’s research topics are related to technological innovation and entrepreneurship, economics of intellectual property rights, and IT in financial markets. From method perspective, he is fascinated with machine learning for causal inference, digital experimentation, and multiplex network analysis.