Ning Nan

BA (Peking University), MA (University of Minnesota), and PhD (University of Michigan)
Assistant Professor, Accounting and Information Systems Division

Contact Information

Office Henry Angus 368
Tel (604) 827-3260

Research Interests

  • Digital business strategy
  • Evolvable IT infrastructure
  • Online community
  • Complex adaptive systems
  • Agent-based modeling

Courses Taught in 2017-2018

  • Introduction to E-Business (BCom)
  • Managing E-Business (MBA)
  • Workshop in Empirical Research Methods in Information Systems (PhD)

Selected Recent Publications

  • N. Nan and H. Tanriverdi,” Unifying the Role of IT in Hyperturbulence and Competitive Advantage Via a Multilevel Perspective of IS Strategy”, MIS Quarterly, forthcoming.
  • A. Espinosa, N. Nan and E. Carmel (2015) "Temporal Distance, Communication Patterns and Task Performance in Teams, Journal of Management Information Systems, 32, 1, pp. 151-191.
  • N. Nan and Y. Lu (2014) "Harnessing the Power of Self-Organization in Online Community during Organizational Crisis",  MIS Quarterly, 38, 4, pp. 1135-1157.
  • N. Nan and S. Kumar (2013) "Joint Effect of Team Structure and Software Architecture in Open Source Software", IEEE Transactions on Engineering Management, 60, 3, pp. 592 - 603. 
  • N. Nan (2011) "Capturing Bottom-Up IT Use Processes: A Complex Adaptive Systems Model", MIS Quarterly, 35, 2, pp. 505-532. 

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