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Dr. Ping Wang
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JMU Faculty Ping WangAssociate Professor of Computer Information Systems and Business Analytics 

Started at JMU:
August 1993


Ph.D., Management Science and Information Technology, The University of Georgia, Terry College of Business, Athens, Georgia, 12/1992.
M.B.A., Appalachian State University, Walker College of Business, Boone, North Carolina, December 1996
B.S., Mechanical Engineering, Northeastern University, Shenyang, Liaoning, People's Republic of China, February 1982

Professional Interests:
Classification problems, international education

Current Courses Taught:
Quantitative Methods and Business Statistics

Courses Taught
Operations Planning/Control (Senior level)
Operations Management (MBA level)
Problems in Operations Management
Production/Operations Management (Junior level)
Total Quality Management (Junior and Senior level)
Introduction to Computers and Information Technology in Business (Sophomore level)

Kenneth R. Bartee Endowed Award for Teaching Innovation, College of Business, 2006
The Provost Award for Excellence in International Education, May 2006

Key Publications:

  1. Momiao Xiong, Jun Wang and Ping Wang, Differential-algebraic approach to linear
    programming, Journal of Optimization Theory and Applications, Vol. 114, No. 2, August 2002, pp.443-470,.
  2. Susan W. Palocsay, Ping Wang and Robert G. Brookshire. Predicting Criminal Recidivism Using Neural Networks,  Socio-Economic Planning Sciences, The International Journal of Public Sector Decision Making, 2000, Vol. 34, Issue 4, pages 271-284.
  3. Procedures to Improve the House List Segment Tests,Journal of Direct Marketing, Vol. 10, No. 2, Spring 1996, 24-35, Ping Wang and Joanna R. Baker
  4. A New Way to Estimate Orders of Time Series, Journal of Time Series Analysis, United Kingdom, Vol. 15, No.5, September 1994, 545-559, by Huming Zhang and Ping Wang