School Administration

Dean

Kar Yan TAM, PhD, Purdue University
Chair Professor, Department of Information Systems, Business Statistics and Operations Management


Associate Deans

Kai Lung HUI, PhD, HKUST
Senior Associate Dean
Elman Family Professor of Business
Deputy Head, Chair Professor, Department of Information Systems, Business Statistics and Operations Management
Academic Director, MScFinTech Program

Tai Yuan CHEN, PhD, University of Texas at Dallas
Associate Dean & MBA Academic Director
Professor, Department of Accounting

Allen HUANG, PhD, Duke University
Associate Dean (UG Programs)
Associate Professor, Department of Accounting

Yan XU, PhD, Strathclyde University
Associate Dean (HKUST EMBA, Executive Education & China Strategy)
Professor, Department of Information Systems, Business Statistics and Operations Management


Program Directors

Global Business Program

PROGRAM DIRECTOR
Tat Koon KOH, PhD, Carnegie Mellon University
Associate Professor, Department of Information Systems, Business Statistics and Operations Management

World Bachelor in Business Program

ACADEMIC DIRECTOR
Stephen W. NASON, PhD, University of Southern California
Professor of Business Practice, Department of Management

MBA Programs

ACADEMIC DIRECTOR
Tai Yuan CHEN, PhD, University of Texas at Dallas
Associate Dean (MBA Programs)
Professor, Department of Accounting

HKUST EMBA for Chinese Executives Program

ACADEMIC DIRECTOR
Yan XU, PhD, Strathclyde University
Professor, Department of Information Systems, Business Statistics & Operations Management

HKUST-SKOLKOVO Executive MBA Program for Eurasia

ACADEMIC DIRECTOR
Jiatao LI, PhD, University of Texas
Lee Quo Wei Professor of Business
Chair Professor, Department of Management

MSc Programs

PROGRAM DIRECTOR
Chris TSANG, MBA, University of Warwick, MSc, SOAS, University of London, MEd, University of Bristol
Head (School Development)

HKUST-NYU Stern MSc in Global Finance

ACADEMIC DIRECTOR
Jialin YU, PhD, Princeton University
Associate Professor, Department of Finance

MSc in Accounting

ACADEMIC DIRECTOR
Tony SHIEH, PhD, New York University
Associate Professor of Business Education, Department of Accounting

MSc in Business Analytics

ACADEMIC DIRECTOR
Lancelot F. JAMES, PhD, SUNY Buffalo
Chair Professor, Department of Information Systems, Business Statistics and Operations Management

MSc in Economics

ACADEMIC DIRECTOR
Tao ZHU, PhD, Pennsylvania State University
Associate Professor, Department of Economics

MSc in Finance

ACADEMIC DIRECTOR
Peter MACKAY, PhD, Purdue University
Associate Professor, Department of Finance

MSc in Financial Technology

ACADEMIC DIRECTOR
Kai Lung HUI, PhD, The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
Senior Associate Dean
Elman Family Professor of Business
Deputy Head, Chair Professor, Department of Information Systems, Business Statistics and Operations Management

MSc in Global Operations

ACADEMIC DIRECTOR
Qing LI, PhD, University of British Columbia
Professor, Department of Information Systems, Business Statistics and Operations Management

MSc in Information Systems Management

ACADEMIC DIRECTOR
Theodore H K CLARK, DBA, Harvard Graduate School of Business Administration
Associate Professor of Business Education, Department of Information Systems, Business Statistics & Operations Management

MSc in International Management

ACADEMIC DIRECTOR
Ellick WONG, PhD, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Professor, Department of Management

PhD Program

DIRECTOR
Jiewen HONG, PhD, Northwestern University
Head, Professor, Department of Marketing

DBA Program

ACADEMIC DIRECTOR
Shaohui ZHENG, PhD, Columbia University
Head, Chair Professor, Department of Information Systems, Business Statistics and Operations Management


DEPARTMENT HEADS

Accounting

Mingyi HUNG, PhD, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Head, Fung Term Professor of Accounting, Chair Professor

Economics

Albert PARK, PhD, Stanford University
Head, Chair Professor

Finance

Chu ZHANG, PhD, University of Chicago
Head, Chair Professor

Information Systems, Business Statistics and Operations Management

Shaohui ZHENG, PhD, Columbia University
Head, Chair Professor
Academic Director, DBA Program

Kai Lung HUI, PhD, The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
Deputy Head, Elman Family Professor of Business, Chair Professor
Senior Assoicate Dean
Academic Director, MScFinTech Program

Management

Yaping GONG, PhD, The Ohio State University
Head, Fung Term Professor of Management, Chair Professor

Marketing

Jiewen HONG, PhD, Northwestern University
Head, Professor
Director, PhD Program