Min-Seok Pang
Management Information Systems
Associate Professor
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Min-Seok Pang is an Associate Professor of Management Information Systems and Milton F. Stauffer Research Fellow at Fox School of Business, Temple University. He serves as an Associate Editor at MIS Quarterly. He has received a B.S. in Industrial Engineering and an M.S. in Management from Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST) and holds a Ph.D. in Business Administration from University of Michigan. His research interests include strategic management of information technology in the public sector and technology-enabled public policies. His research has published in Management Science, MIS Quarterly, and Information Systems Research. He received an AIS Best Information Systems Publication Award, a Best Published Paper Award from Information Systems Research, and an Outstanding Reviewer of the Year Award from MIS Quarterly. He teaches Information Technology Management for Fox MBA programs.

Sample Publications

  • Tae, C.J., Pang, M.-S., and Greenwood, B.N. (2019) “When Your Problem Becomes My Problem: The Impact of Airline IT Disruptions on On-Time Performance of Competing Airlines,” Strategic Management Journal, forthcoming.
  • Cheng, A.Z., Pang, M.-S., and Pavlou, P.A. (2019) “Mitigating Traffic Congestion: The Role of Intelligent Transportation Systems,” Information Systems Research, forthcoming.
  • Pang, M.-S. (2017) “Politics and Information Technology Investments in the U.S. Federal Government in 2003-2016,” Information Systems Research (28:1) pp.3345.
  • Pang, M.-S., Tafti, A., and Krishnan, M.S. (2016) “Do CIO IT Budgets Explain Bigger or Smaller Governments? – Theory and Evidence from U.S. State Governments,” Management Science (62:4) pp. 1020-1041.
  • Pang, M.-S., Tafti, A., and Krishnan, M.S. (2014) “Information Technology and Administrative Efficiency in U.S. State Governments – A Stochastic Frontier Approach,” MIS Quarterly (38:4) pp. 1079-1101.

Awards and Honors

Association for the Information Systems

Information Systems Research

MIS Quarterly

  • Outstanding Reviewer of the Year Award 2015

International Conference on Information Systems (ICIS)

  • Outstanding Associate Editor Award 2017

Temple University

  • Temple President Englert mentions my research on police technology in his State of the University Address on Sep. 29, 2016
  • Milton F. Stauffer Research Fellow, 2018 – current
  • Fox School of Business Dean’s Research Honor Roll – Top Researchers in July 2013 – June 2015

University of Michigan, Ann Arbor

  • Ross School of Business, Doctoral Studies Fellowship, 2006 – 2011
  • Information Systems Executive Forum (ISEF) Fellowship, 2006 – 2011
  • Gilbert and Ruth Whitaker Fellowship, 2011
  • Robert D. and Janet E. Neary Fellowship, 2009
  • Rackham Conference Travel Grant, 2007 – 2010

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Fox School of Business, Temple University

  • Information Technology Management (Part-Time MBA Core) Recent Evaluation Average – 4.80 / 5.0 (4.94 in Spring 2018)
  • Managing Information in the Enterprise (Executive MBA) Recent Evaluation Average – 4.59 / 5.0
  • MIS Doctoral Seminar (Economic Research on Strategic Management of IT)
  • Strategic Management of Information Technology (Undergraduate Elective for MIS Majors and Minors) Recent Evaluation Average – 4.56 / 5.0
  • Data Science (Undergraduate General Education – Science and Technology Area) Recent Evaluation Average – 4.49 / 5.0

School of Business, George Mason University

  • Management and Control of Information Systems
  • Introduction to Business Information Systems

Research Interests

Strategic IT Management in the Public Sector; Technology-Enabled Public Policies

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