|Qiang (Patrick) Qiang|
Dr. Qiang (Patrick) Qiang is an Associate Professor of Operations Management at the Graduate School of Professional Studies at Pennsylvania State University Great Valley.
He received his Ph.D. in Business Administration with a concentration in Management Science from the Isenberg School of Management at the University of Massachusetts Amherst in May 2009. He received a Graduate Fellowship for the 2008-2009 Academic Year.
Dr. Qiang received the Charles V. Wootan Award from the Council of University Transportation Centers in January 2010. He was recognized by this award for his doctoral dissertation.
In October 2009 he received the Judith Liebman Award from INFORMS.
He received a BS in Automation Control from Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China and an MS in Systems from the University of Colorado at Boulder.
From August 1997 to May 2000 he was employed by Arthur Andersen (Shanghai) Business Consulting Co., Ltd. and from June 2000 to June 2002 he worked for TRW-Shanghai.
His research interests include: e-commerce, supply chain management, and transportation networks with a particular emphasis on network performance measurement, disruption management, and vulnerability analysis.
In 2007, he was awarded a World Conference
in Transport Research (WCTR) Student Fellowship to attend the WCTR held
June 24-28, 2007 in Berkeley, California, where he presented a
co-authored paper on transportation network efficiency measurement and
identification of the importance of network components and
Dr. Qiang is spending 2016-2017 in China on a sabbatical.
Fragile Networks: Identifying Vunerabilities and Synergies in an Uncertain World
The Closed-loop Supply Chain Network with Competition, Distribution Channel Investment, and Uncertainties
Supply Chain Network Design for Critical Needs with Outsourcing
A Knowledge Collaboration Network Model Across Disciplines
A Relative Total Cost Index for the Evaluation of Transportation Network Robustness in the Presence of Degradable Links and Alternative Travel Behavior
Last Update: August 14, 2017