Information and Decision Sciences Assistant Professor Jason Chan has been selected as one of Poets & Quants Best 40 under 40 Business Professors for 2018. Individuals selected for this honor represent the most inspiring young business professors in the world.
Chan’s research leans toward information technology, specifically how it relates to social outcomes in areas such as healthcare, crime, financial well-being, education, and labor discrimination. In his research, he adopts a variety of quantitative methods to extract meaningful relationships that lies within datasets. His work has been published in top academic journals such as Information Systems Research, Management Science, and MIS Quarterly. He is a recipient and nominee of several best paper awards and has received multiple research grants for his work. His research on the impact of online intermediaries on HIV transmisson won three prestigious awards.
Chan holds a PhD in management information systems from the Stern School of Business and a bachelor of computing degree in management information systems from the National University of Singapore.