Carin Chuang, Ph.D.

Professor of Management Information Systems

3MT Competition Administrator

Carin Chuang


Carin Chuang is a Professor of MIS in the Department of Quantitative Business Studies. Her research and teaching focus on ERP implementation, systems analysis and design, data analytics and service-learning

Research Overview

Chuang’s research interests focus on enterprise resource planning (ERP) implementation and evaluation, system dynamics and simulation, information systems analysis and design, data analytics for decision support, project management, e-business strategy and service-learning.

Prior to joining academia, Dr. Chuang had 13 years industry experience and worked in well-known Fortune 500 organizations including EDS (Electronic Data Systems), Caterpillar Inc. and Perkins+Will Global.

Select Publications

• Chuang, K.W., Mo, S., Chen, K.C., & Ye, C. (2016) “The Evolving Role of Peer-To-Peer Lending: A New Financing Alternative”, Journal of the International Academy for Case Studies, 22(3), 32-38 Case Report and 22(4), 24-33 Instructor Notes.

• Chen, K.C., & Chuang, K. W. (2016). “Building A Cooperative Learning Environment In A Flipped Classroom” Academy of Educational Leadership Journal, 20(2), 8-15.

• Chuang, K. W. (2015) “The Impact of Emerging Soft Skill on Technology Education: Service-Learning Approach” Academic Journal of Science, 04(03), 381–386.

Carin Chuang


(219) 989-2382

Office Location:

Hammond, Anderson Building 309


  • Ph.D. – Computer Information Systems, Purdue University
  • M.S. – Hospitality Information Systems, Michigan State University
  • M.S. – Urban Studies, Michigan State University

Areas of Expertise

  • ERP Systems Implementation and Evaluation
  • System Dynamics and Simulation
  • Systems Analysis and Design
  • Data Analytics and AI for Decision Support
  • Service-Learning

Credentials, Accreditations & Awards

  • PNW TIP (Teaching Incentive Program) Award, 2019
  • Teaching Innovation Award, College of Business, 2018
  • Indiana Campus Compact, SOE, Faculty Research Grant Award, 2018
  • PNW Outstanding Teacher Award, 2015
  • Indiana Campus Compact, SOE, Faculty Teaching Grant Award, 2013-2017
  • Teddy Jacobi Scholar Award, College of Business, 2021
  • PNW Exploratory Grant, 2019
  • PRF International Travel Grant, 2019
  • SAP ERPsim Certified Level-1 Instructor, 2016