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Jie Ren

Business faculty - Jie Ren

Assistant Professor
Information, Technology, and Operations

General Information:
140 W. 62nd Street, Room 435, 
New York, NY 10023



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.


  • PhD: Information Management, Stevens Institute of Technology
  • Master's: Management Science and Engineering, Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications (China)
  • Bachelor's: E-Business, Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications (China)

Research Interests

  • Crowdsourcing
  • Online Reviews
  • Social Media