Xianjun Geng

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Xianjun Geng

  • Professor
  • Senior Associate Dean for Academic Programs
  • Area Coordinator, Management Science
  • Norman Mayer Professorship in Business
  • Freeman School Distinguished Chair in Business
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Xianjun Geng is a Professor of Management Science and Freeman School Distinguished Chair in Business at the A. B. Freeman School, Tulane University. He serves as the Senior Associate Dean for Academic Programs, overseeing all aspects of both undergraduate and graduate educational programs in the Freeman School. He also serves as the Area Coordinator for Management Science. Previously he served as the founding Executive Director of the highly successful Master of Business Analytics program. Geng has extensive teaching experience in business analytics and information technology management at undergraduate, master's and doctoral levels, and has received multiple student-voted teaching awards. Geng's research interests include pricing, supply chain management, business analytics, information security and behavioral economics. His work has appeared in Management Science (in IS, Marketing and OM departments), Information Systems Research, MIS Quarterly, Journal of Management Information Systems, Production and Operations Management, Journal of Marketing, Marketing Science, Journal of Retailing and other academic journals. He has received multiple awards for his research. Geng currently serves as Senior Editor for Production and Operations Management. Previously he served as Associate Editor for Management Science, Information Systems Research and MIS Quarterly. Geng received his Bachelor of Engineering, Bachelor of Economics and Master of Engineering from Tsinghua University, Beijing, China, and Ph.D. in Information Systems from the University of Texas at Austin. Prior to joining Tulane, he served on the faculty at the University of Texas at Dallas and at University of Washington.

Education & Affiliations

  • Ph.D. in Management Information Systems, 2003, the University of Texas at Austin
  • M.E. in Pattern Recognition & Intelligent System, 1999, Tsinghua University
  • B.E. in Automatic Control, 1997, Tsinghua University
  • B.Econ. in Enterprises Management, 1997, Tsinghua University
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