Chatham University

Business Faculty and Staff

Ting-ting (Rachel) Chung

rchung@chatham.edu
Program Director
Hometown : Pittsburgh, PA
Joined Chatham : 2013

Academic Areas of Interest

Information Systems, Phishing, Behavioral Genetics, Twin Study, Knowledge Management, Business Analytics, Information Security, Usability

Personal Areas of Interest

Cooking, hunting for dinosaurs with son Connor

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Biography

Professor Rachel Chung is passionate about engaged scholarship and evidence-based decision making. Her research activities range from fundamental issues in Knowledge Management Systems and Cybersecurity, to community-based research that makes real differences in businesses and organizations. In 2012 Professor Chung received a $10,000 research grant from the Institute of Fraud Prevention (IFP) for her research study on the genetic basis for Internet fraud detection with Professor Dennis Galletta of the University of Pittsburgh, and a BBC World News interview about this research study. In 2013, the project is funded as a signature project by the Grace Ann Geibel Institute for Social Justice and Responsibility. In 2013, Professor Chung received another $10,000 research grant from the Institute of Fraud Prevention (IFP) for her research study on the genetic basis for deception detection with Professor Chih-Chen Lee of Northern Illinois University. Professor Chung's MBA courses have engaged students in over twenty client projects with executives from City of Pittsburgh, WQED, AllFacilities Energy Group, Ardex Americas, TingWall, and other organizations. In the past, Professor Chung has taken college and MBA students to China on short-term study-abroad trips.

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