Assistant Professor Info Systems
Lei Wang joins Penn State after completing her Ph.D. in the School of Business at University of Connecticut. Her research interests include location-based services, gamification, digital health and digital marketing.
Location-based services, Mobile-Commerce, Gamification, User Engagement, Healthcare Information Systems, Digital Marketing
Ph D, Business Administrative (Management Information Systems), University of Connecticut, 2014
MS, Economics, Xi'an Jiaotong University, 2008
BS, Electronic Science and Technology, Nanjing University of Science and Technology, 2005
MIS 301 – Business Analytics (3)
MIS 301 investigates use of databases, basic data mining tools, social networking software, and advanced level of spreadsheet management for analysis of large amounts of data. Learning methods emphasize active learning in the application of methods and tools to real data and the presentation of the results. Topics may include methods for analyzing not only structured data, but also unstructured data from the web, emails, blogs, social networks, click streams, etc. Finally, techniques for visualizing, presenting and communicating information in a useful way will be presented.