Professional Awards and Grants


  • Best Conference Paper (first runner-up), International Conference on Information Systems
  • AIS Distinguished Member
  • Best Paper in Track Award, International Conference on Information Systems (Human Computer Interaction, Artificial Intelligence, and Intelligent Augmentation Track)
  • Best Paper Nomination, INFORMS eBiz Cluster
  • NET Institute Grant
  • Outstanding PhD Alumni, Fox School of Business, Temple University
  • W. P. Carey School Dean’s List for Teaching Impact
  • Huizingh Award for Undergraduate Service to Students Finalist, Arizona State University
  • Outstanding Doctoral Mentor Finalist, Arizona State University


  • Associate Editor of the Year Award, Information Systems Research
  • INFORMS Information Systems Society Sandy Slaughter Early Career Award
  • Best Paper Nomination, Conference on Information Systems and Technology
  • Huizing Undergraduate Teaching Award Finalist, Arizona State University


  • Best Paper Award, Workshop on Information Systems and Economics (WISE)
  • Best Conference Theme Paper Award (runner-up), International Conference on Information Systems (ICIS)
  • Early Career Award, Association for Information Systems
  • NET Institute Grant
  • National Science Foundation (SES-DRMS) Grant
  • Best Paper Award, The 12th China Summer Workshop on Information Management (CSWIM)
  • Best Paper Nomination, Pacific Asia Conference on Information Systems (PACIS)



  • Google Cloud Platform Education Grant
  • NET Institute Grant
  • Outstanding Teaching Award, Department of Information Systems, Arizona State University
  • Amazon AWS Research Grant





  • Best Conference Paper Award Runner-up, International Conference on Information Systems (ICIS)
  • Best Conference Paper Award Runner-up, America’s Conference on Information Systems (AMCIS)


  • CIBER Grant Award
  • Outstanding Graduate, Beijing Foreign Studies University
  • Outstanding Language Specialist, International Olympics Committee