Brian Lee

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Assistant Professor

Department Supply Chain & Information Systems
Office Address 410 Business Building
Phone Number 814-865-7176
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Brian Lee is an assistant professor of information systems. Brian's research interests center around the future of work, with a specific focus on crowdsourcing, fintech, artificial intelligence, and social equity and sustainability.


Crowdsourcing and the Future of Work


Ph D, Business Administration (Operations and Information Systems), The University of Connecticut, 2017

M Phil, System Engineering and Engineering Management, Chinese University of Hong Kong, 2012

BE, Logistics Management and Engineering, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, 2010

Courses Taught

MIS 301 – Business Analytics (3)
Application of computer-based information systems to support management decision making; basic systems design, data organization, and data processing. A student cannot receive credit toward graduation for both M IS 100 or 100W and M I S 301.

SCIS 596 – Individual Studies (Variable)
Creative projects, including nonthesis research, that are supervised on an individual basis and which fall outside the scope of formal courses. A specific title may be used in each instance and will be entered on the student's transcript.

Selected Publications

Ahmed A., Lee B., Deokar A., Summerfield N., "The Role of Commitment in Online Reputation Systems: An Empirical Study of Express Delivery Promise in an E-Commerce Platform." Decision Support Systems, 2024
Ahmed A., Deokar A., Lee B., "Mechanisms of Crowdsourced Vulnerability Discovery: A Systematic Literature Review and Future Directions." Decision Support Systems, vol. 148, no. 113586, 2021
Jin Y., Lee B., Ba S., Stallaert J., "Winning by Learning? Effect and Design of Knowledge Sharing in Crowdsourcing Contests." Information Systems Research, vol. 32, no. 3, 2021, pp. 836-859
Lee B., Stallaert J., Fan M., "Anomalies in Probability Estimates for Event Forecasting on Prediction Markets." Production and Operations Management, vol. 29, no. 9, 2020, pp. 2077-2095
Lee B., Cruz J., Shankar R., "Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Issues in Supply Chain Competition: Should Greenwashing be Regulated?." Decision Sciences, vol. 49, no. 6, 2018, pp. 1088-1115
Lee B., Ba S., Li X., Stallaert J., "Salience Bias in Crowdsourcing Contests." Information Systems Research, vol. 29, no. 2, 2018, pp. 401-418
Lee B., Li X., "The Impact of Online Word of Mouth on Channel Disintermediation for Information Goods." Journal of Management Information Systems, vol. 35, no. 3, 2018, pp. 964-993