Wei-Chih  Chen, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor
Department of Industrial and Business Management 
College of Management
Chang Gung University
ChenWC@mail.cgu.edu.tw



Academic Background 
Ph.D.   University of Wisconsin-Madison,,  Madison, Wisconsin, USA,  Industrial and System Engineering (Distributed---Statistical and Business Adminstration minor),  2008
Other   University of Wisconsin-Madison,,  Department of Industrial and System Engineering,  1994
Other   Chung-Yuan Chrsitian University,,  Department of Industrial Engineering (Bachelor),  1984
Qualification 
Academically Qualified
Work Experience 
Assistant Professor, Chang Gung University, Department of Industrial and Business Management (February, 2009 - Present), Kwei-Shan, Taiwan.
Research Assistant, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Department of Business Administration Management (August, 1999 - July, 2004), Wisconsin, United States of America.
Office of Registrar, Transworld Institute of Technology (August, 1997 - July, 1998), Yun-Lin, Taiwan.
Lecturer, Transworld Institute of Technology, Department of Information Management (August, 1995 - July, 1998), Yun-Lin, Taiwan.
Computer Center, Transworld Institute of Technology (August, 1996 - July, 1997), Yun-Lin, Taiwan.
Project Engineer, Acer Corporation (October, 1994 - July, 1995), Taipei, Taiwan.
Quality Assurance Engineer, Digital Equipment Corporation (November, 1990 - July, 1992), Taipei, Taiwan.
Teaching
Courses from the Teaching Schedule:    Engineering Economy (BS3114), Global Business and Management Field Study (BAM504), Operations Management (BAM142), Operations Management (SBM238), Operations Management (SBM612), Practice of Business Administrution (BS4027), Production Management (BS2002), Production Planning Control (BS4034), Production and Operations Management (BS2013), Production and Operations Management (HM2028), Project Management (BAM067), Project Management (BPM025), Project Management (SBM024), Quality Management (BS3005), Seminar (SBM015), Seminar on Managing Corporation (BAM502), Simulation Analysis (BAM234), Total Quality Management (BAM046)
Teaching Activities 
Student Assign-Students Advised (GRAD)
2010 - 1 student.
2009 - 2 students.
Intellectual Contributions
Intellectual Contributions Grid 
Category DBS CTP LPS Total
Articles in Refereed Journals 5     5
Publications in Refereed Conference Proceedings 3     3
College Approved Articles  
Discipline-Based Scholarship
Chen, W. (in press, 2015).  急診病患24小時內非計畫性轉入加護病房之存活.   長庚科技學刊.
Chen, W. (in press, 2015).  自費健檢次數與顧客教育程度及收入之關係.   長庚科技學刊.
Wang, S. & Chen, W. (2012).  Apply production efficiency to assess the pay equity of Chinese professional baseball pitchers.   International Journal of Operational Research, 9 (2), 100-108.
Gustafson, D. (2008).  Internet-Based Interactive Support for Cancer Patients: Are Integrated Systems Better?   Journal of Communication, 58 (2), 238-257.
Gustafson, D. (2005).  Use and impact of eHealth system by low-income women with breast cancer.   Journal of Health Communication, 10, 195-218.
Refereed Proceedings 
Discipline-Based Scholarship
Chen, W. & Volrathongchai,, K. (in press, 2004).  Social Support and Internet Use Focusing on Communication Activity.   Medinfo conference, host by AMIA (American Medical Informatics Association), San Francisco, Hilton Hotel,.
Chen, W., Hawkins, R., McTavish,, F., Pingree, S., Gustafson,, D., Volrathongchai, Kanittha; Stengle, William and Stewart, James (in press, 2004).  The internet as source of health information and support: Less than meets the eye?/The Internet as a Source of Health Information.   the annual meeting of the International Communication Association, New Orleans.
Chen, W. & Volrathongchai, K. (in press, 2003).  Social Support and Online Peer Advocate Group.   'Sharing the Knowledge' Conference, host by 'Breast Cancer Recover Foundation', Madison, Wisconsin,.
Service
Service to the Institution 
 
Department Assignments
Member:
2010-2011 – 2014-2015:  Curriculum Development Committee  
2010-2011 – 2011-2012:  Student Admission Committee  
2009-2010 – 2011-2012:  Student Affair Committee  
2008-2009:  Curriculum Development Committee  
College Assignments
Member:
2011-2012 – 2014-2015:  Space Utilization Committee  
2009-2010 – 2014-2015:  AACSB Task Force  
2011-2012:  Facility Committee  
Professional Development 
Assurance of Learning - Professional Development
2015:  College of Management - Enhancing Teaching Effectiveness, Taoyuan, Taiwan.   Session 2
2015:  College of Management - Enhancing Teaching Effectiveness, Taoyuan, Taiwan.   Session 5
2015:  Center of General Education - Enhancing Teaching Effectiveness, Taoyuan, Taiwan.   Session 1
2015:  College of Management - Enhancing Teaching Effectiveness, Taoyuan, Taiwan.   Session 6
2015:  College of Management - Enhancing Teaching Effectiveness, Taoyuan, Taiwan.   Session 1
2015:  College of Management - Enhancing Teaching Effectiveness, Taoyuan, Taiwan.   Session 7
2015:  College of Management - Enhancing Teaching Effectiveness, Taoyuan, Taiwan.   Session 3
2015:  College of Management - Enhancing Teaching Effectiveness, Taoyuan, Taiwan.   Session 4
2014:  College of Management - Enhancing Teaching Effectiveness, Taoyuan, Taiwan.   Session 1
2014:  College of Management - Enhancing Teaching Effectiveness, Taoyuan, Taiwan.   Session 7
2014:  College of Management - Enhancing Teaching Effectiveness, Taoyuan, Taiwan.   Session 3
2014:  College of Management - Enhancing Teaching Effectiveness, Taoyuan, Taiwan.   Session 5
2014:  Center of Instructional Resource - Enhancing Teaching Effectiveness, Taoyuan, Taiwan.   Session 5
2014:  College of Management - Enhancing Teaching Effectiveness, Taoyuan, Taiwan.   Session 4
2014:  College of Management - Enhancing Teaching Effectiveness, Taoyuan, Taiwan.   Session 2
2014:  Clinical Informatics & Medical Statistics Research Center - Enhancing Teaching Effectiveness, Taoyuan, Taiwan.   Session 5
2014:  College of Medicine - Enhancing Teaching Effectiveness, Taoyuan, Taiwan.   Session 1
2013:  College of Management - Enhancing Teaching Effectiveness, Taoyuan, Taiwan.   Session 4
2013:  College of Medicine - Enhancing Teaching Effectiveness, Taoyuan, Taiwan.   Session 3
2013:  College of Management - Enhancing Teaching Effectiveness, Taoyuan, Taiwan.   Session 5
2013:  College of Management - Enhancing Teaching Effectiveness, Taoyuan, Taiwan.   Session 6
2013:  College of Management - Enhancing Teaching Effectiveness, Taoyuan, Taiwan.   Session 7
2013:  College of Medicine - Enhancing Teaching Effectiveness, Taoyuan, Taiwan.   Session 1
2013:  Center of General Education - Enhancing Teaching Effectiveness, Taoyuan, Taiwan.   Session 11
2013:  College of Management - Enhancing Teaching Effectiveness, Taoyuan, Taiwan.   Session 1
2013:  Center of General Education - Enhancing Teaching Effectiveness, Taoyuan, Taiwan.   Session 14
2013:  College of Management - Enhancing Teaching Effectiveness, Taoyuan, Taiwan.   Session 3
2013:  College of Management - Enhancing Teaching Effectiveness, Taoyuan, Taiwan.   Session 4
2013:  College of Management - Enhancing Teaching Effectiveness, Taoyuan, Taiwan.   Session 5
2013:  Center of General Education - Enhancing Teaching Effectiveness, Taoyuan, Taiwan.   Session 25
2013:  College of Management - Enhancing Teaching Effectiveness, Taoyuan, Taiwan.   Session 6
2013:  Center of General Education - Enhancing Teaching Effectiveness, Taoyuan, Taiwan.   Session 29
2012:  College of Management - Enhancing Teaching Effectiveness, Taoyuan, Taiwan.   Session 1
2012:  Center of General Education - Enhancing Teaching Effectiveness, Taoyuan, Taiwan.   Session 3
2012:  College of Management - Enhancing Teaching Effectiveness, Taoyuan, Taiwan.   Session 2
2012:  College of Management - Enhancing Teaching Effectiveness, Taoyuan, Taiwan.   Session 3
2011:  Center of General Education - Enhancing Teaching Effectiveness, Taoyuan, Taiwan.   Session 3
2011:  College of Management - Enhancing Teaching Effectiveness, Taoyuan, Taiwan.   Session 1
2011:  College of Management - Enhancing Teaching Effectiveness, Taoyuan, Taiwan.   Session 7
2011:  College of Management - Enhancing Teaching Effectiveness, Taoyuan, Taiwan.   Session 5
2011:  Center of General Education - Enhancing Teaching Effectiveness, Taoyuan, Taiwan.   Session 3
2011:  College of Management - Enhancing Teaching Effectiveness, Taoyuan, Taiwan.   Session 4
2011:  Center of General Education - Enhancing Teaching Effectiveness, Taoyuan, Taiwan.   Session 13
2011:  College of Management - Enhancing Teaching Effectiveness, Taoyuan, Taiwan.   Session 2
2011:  College of Management - Enhancing Teaching Effectiveness, Taoyuan, Taiwan.   Session 3
2011:  Center of General Education - Enhancing Teaching Effectiveness, Taoyuan, Taiwan.   Session 7
2011:  College of Management - Enhancing Teaching Effectiveness, Taoyuan, Taiwan.   Session 6
2010:  College of Engineering - Enhancing Teaching Effectiveness, Taoyuan, Taiwan.   Session 8
2010:  Center of General Education - Enhancing Teaching Effectiveness, Taoyuan, Taiwan.   Session 7
2010:  College of Medicine - Enhancing Teaching Effectiveness, Taoyuan, Taiwan.   Session 6
2010:  College of Medicine - Enhancing Teaching Effectiveness, Taoyuan, Taiwan.   Session 7
2010:  College of Management - Enhancing Teaching Effectiveness, Taoyuan, Taiwan.   Session 3
2010:  Center of General Education - Enhancing Teaching Effectiveness, Taoyuan, Taiwan.   Session 8
2010:  College of Management - Enhancing Teaching Effectiveness, Taoyuan, Taiwan.   Session 2
2010:  College of Medicine - Enhancing Teaching Effectiveness, Taoyuan, Taiwan.   Session 8
2010:  Center of General Education - Enhancing Teaching Effectiveness, Taoyuan, Taiwan.   Session 1
2010:  Center of General Education - Enhancing Teaching Effectiveness, Taoyuan, Taiwan.   Session 5
2010:  College of Management - Enhancing Teaching Effectiveness, Taoyuan, Taiwan.   Session 3
2010:  College of Medicine - Enhancing Teaching Effectiveness, Taoyuan, Taiwan.   Session 2
2010:  College of Medicine - Enhancing Teaching Effectiveness, Taoyuan, Taiwan.   Session 1
2010:  College of Management - Enhancing Teaching Effectiveness, Taoyuan, Taiwan.   Session 2
2010:  College of Management - Enhancing Teaching Effectiveness, Taoyuan, Taiwan.   Session 1
2010:  College of Medicine - Enhancing Teaching Effectiveness, Taoyuan, Taiwan.   Session 4
2010:  College of Medicine - Enhancing Teaching Effectiveness, Taoyuan, Taiwan.   Session 5
2010:  Center of General Education - Enhancing Teaching Effectiveness, Taoyuan, Taiwan.   Session 6
2010:  College of Management - Enhancing Teaching Effectiveness, Taoyuan, Taiwan.   Session 4
2010:  College of Medicine - Enhancing Teaching Effectiveness, Taoyuan, Taiwan.   Session 3
2010:  College of Medicine - Enhancing Teaching Effectiveness, Taoyuan, Taiwan.   Session 1
2009:  Center of General Education - Enhancing Teaching Effectiveness, Taoyuan, Taiwan.   Session 1
2009:  Center of General Education - Enhancing Teaching Effectiveness, Taoyuan, Taiwan.   Session 5
2009:  College of Medicine - Enhancing Teaching Effectiveness, Taoyuan, Taiwan.   Session 4
2009:  College of Engineering - Enhancing Teaching Effectiveness, Taoyuan, Taiwan.   Session 6
2009:  Center of General Education - Enhancing Teaching Effectiveness, Taoyuan, Taiwan.   Session 8
2009:  College of Management - Enhancing Teaching Effectiveness, Taoyuan, Taiwan.   Session 7