Liang Chen

Assistant Professor of Computer Information Systems

Office: Classroom Center, Room 208F
Phone: 806-651-2469

Professional Profile

Dr. Chen joined the Paul and Virginia Engler College of Business at West Texas A&M University in 2016.  He received a B.A. from Renmin University of China in 2004, an M.A. of Business Administration (with a concentration of Management Information Systems) from Renmin University of China in 2006, and a Ph.D. in Decision Science & Information Systems from the University of Kentucky in 2015.

Teaching and Related Service

Dr. Chen teaches Data Mining, Quantitative Analysis in Business, Data Analytics, Statistics for Business and Economics.

Research and Creative Activity

Dr. Chen’s research interests include data analytics in business, crowdsourcing, online product reviews, and knowledge management. His research has been published in notable journals such as Decision Support Systems, International Journal of Operations & Production Management, and Journal of Electronic Commerce Research, and presented in conferences such as Americas Conference on Information Systems, IEEE International Conference, and Decision Sciences Institute Annual Meeting.

Personal Sketch

Dr. Chen lives in Canyon with his lovely wife and their daughter and son. He enjoys reading, swimming, jogging, plus playing and watching Veggie Tales with his kids


Classroom Center 216 | West Texas A&M University | WTAMU Box 60768 | Canyon, Texas 79016 | (806) 651-2530