Kangkang Qi

No picture - large sizeAssistant Professor
Computer Information Systems

Academic Interests

  • Information systems
  • Business analytics

Top Scholarly Accomplishments

  • Qi, K., Susarla, A., Sambamurthy, V., “The Effect of Mergers and Acquisitions on Product Differentiation: Moderating Role of Internal R&D”. 26th Workshop on Information Systems and Economics (WISE), Richardson, TX 2015
  • Qi, K., “Essays on Boundaries and Growth of IT Firms”. Doctoral Consortium of Thirty Sixth International Conference on Information Systems (ICIS), Fort Worth, TX 2015
  • Qi, K., “Merger and Acquisitions in IT Industry”. INFORMS Annual Meeting, Philadelphia, PA 2015
  • Qi, K., Krishnan, R., Wimble, M., Heese, J. “Does IT Enable Revenue Management in Hospitals?” 6th Annual Workshop on Health IT and Economics (WHITE), Washington D.C. 2015
  • Wang, Y., Qi, K., Gopinath, S. “Can Lower Rating Drive Higher Demand? Exploring the Role of Online Reviews in Different Product Life Cycle Stages” INFORMS Conference on Information Systems Technology (CIST), San Francisco, CA 2014
  • Qi, K. "Client Embeddedness and Turnover Intention: Study of Software Developers" Twentieth Americas Conference on Information Systems (AMCIS), Savannah, GA 2014
  • Qi, K. "Antecedents of Enterprise Social Networking Adoption: Evidences from Yammer" SIG-ORSA Workshop “The Changing Nature of Work: Working Smarter with ICT”, International Conference on Information Systems (ICIS), Milan, Italy 2013

Previous Experience

  • 2011–2016: Research/Teaching Assistant Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI
  • 2010–2011: System Analyst (Wachovia Assistantship Position) Samuel P. Harn Museum of Art at the University of Florida, Gainesville, FL
  • 2011: Business Analyst and Database Developer Infinite Energy, Gainesville, FL
  • 2008–2009: Software Development & Data Warehouse Intern Corning (Shanghai) Co., Ltd., Shanghai, China


Shanghai, China


  • Travel
  • Cooking
  • Photography
  • Music

Future Goals and Aspirations

Get tenure and full professorship

Life Outside of the University

In my spare time, I enjoy real estate investing.

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