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Pei-yu Chen

Associate Professor
Information Systems

Office:BA 301 G
Mailing Address:
Main Campus
PO BOX 874606
Tempe, AZ 85287-4606

Phone: 480-965-8676
Fax: 480-727-0881
Email: peiyu.chen@asu.edu
Pei-yu Chen

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Job Title(s)
Associate Professor

PhD, Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, 2002

Research Areas
My research focuses on the strategic interactions of information technology (IT) and business, in particular, how can firms shape and generate value from use of IT and abundant information available to them.
Recent projects include:
- Open innovation: how can firms benefit from open innovation? How can innovation seekers and platform operators better enhance innovation performance?
- User-generated content and consumer rating systems: what is the implication to researchers and businesses brought about by user-generated content? how can we better design a consumer rating system that is informative and un-biased?
- Health IT

- Strategic use of Big data

Academic Positions Held
Arizona State University: 2013-present.

Previous appointments: Temple University and Carnegie Mellon University


ASU is a tier 1 research university and W. P. Carey is proud of its strong tradition of teaching and classroom excellence. Our students directly benefit from the research and theories our faculty brings into the classroom. Below is a list of courses being taught during the current semester by this faculty member. Click a course to view it in the ASU course catalog.

CIS 505 - Intro to Enterprise Analytics
Ensuring the foundational understanding of contextualized analytics within the business enterprise continuum by covering how data flows and is managed across the landscape of enterprise business processes.

CIS 506 - Information Management
Addresses central issues in managing information to achieve competitive advantage and support innovation. Specific topics covered include data quality, data modeling using both entity relationship models and star schemas, data governance, document management, document search, enterprise performance management and visualization techniques.

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