Jie Ren is an assistant professor in the information systems area at the Gabelli School of Business. She received her PhD in information management from Stevens Institute of Technology, and she earned her MS in management science and engineering and her BS in e-business from Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications.
Professor Ren's research explores the business impact of collective online behaviors: How the crowd helps organizations innovate, market, and make financial decisions. Specifically, she studies crowdsourcing, online reviews, and social media.
Professor Ren won the best paper in the track of social computing at AMCIS 2020 and the best paper second runner-up for AMCIS 2018.