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Dr. WooYoung Chung

Dr. WooYoung Chung
Adjunct Professor

DBA Information Systems, Boston University, 1998
MBA Management, Boston University, 1989
MS Information Systems, Boston University, 1989
BS Computer Science, Heidelberg University, 1987

Dr. Chung has over 20 years of teaching experience in higher education. Before joining the University of the Cumberlands, he taught in several online doctoral programs. He also served as a faculty member in several nationally recognized MBA and graduate programs at research universities such as Case Western Reserve University and Boston University. As a seasoned expert in research methodology, he served as a research methodology consultant for the MIT Information Quality (IQ) Program at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Throughout his career, he has consulted and collaborated with many Fortune-500 companies, other leading organizations, and government agencies. Dr. Chung's current research interests include research methodology, executive education, IT-enabled organizational restructuring, IT strategy, and IT strategic planning. Dr. Chung is also a professional software engineer specialized in building data warehouses, dashboard systems, and multiuser enterprise applications.  

Chung, W. (2019, June). Capabilities integration: The three steps for Chief Data Officers. MIT CDOIQ Symposium Newsletter.

Co-Chair, MIT Chief Data Officer & Information Quality Symposium 
Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA, July 24-26, 2019

Chung, W., Fisher, C., & Wang, R. (2015). Redefining the scope and focus of information quality work: A general systems theory perspective. In R. Y. Wang, E. M. Pierce, S. Madnick, R. C. Fisher, & V. Zwass (Eds.), Information quality (Advances in management information systems series vol. 1, pp. 230-248). New York, NY: Routledge. (Original work published in 2005)

Decade of Outstanding Contribution Award, MIT Information Quality Industry Symposium, July 2011, 
Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA. 

Chung, W., & Wang, F. (Eds.). (2011). Proceedings of the Fifth MIT Information Quality Industry Symposium. Cambridge, MA: MIT Information Quality Program, Retrieved from   

Chung, W. (Ed.). (2010). Proceedings of the Fourth MIT Information Quality Industry Symposium. Cambridge, MA: MIT Information Quality Program, Retrieved from