Chou-Hong Jason Chen


Professor of Management Information Systems

Jason joined the SBA faculty in 1985.

B.S.: National Taiwan Normal University 1975
M.S.: Eastern Washington University 1981
Ph.D.: University of Texas 1985

Brief Biography

Dr. Jason C. H. Chen, is Professor and the Coordinator of MIS program at Gonzaga University in Spokane, WA, received his Ph.D. from the University of Texas at Austin. He designed and implemented an MIS system for a Chinese Government agency to a World Bank project in 1992-1994. He taught the Beijing International MBA(BiMBA) program in 1999 and 2003 at Peking University, Beijing, China. He is also a senior consultant for an e-Commerce and knowledge management firm in Taipei, Taiwan. His research interests include building and applying e-Commerce models to business applications, and development of model and strategy of knowledge reuse to the enterprises. Professor Chen serves as members on many editorial boards and is the Editor-in-Chief for three international journals. He has published numerous articles in such journals as Management Science, Decision Support Systems, Expert Systems with Applications, Journal of Electronic Commerce Research, Journal of Organizational Computing and Electronic Commerce, Industrial Management and Data Systems, International Journal of Technology and Management, International Journal of Mobile Communication, and Human Systems Management.

Selected Publications

Location and allocation decisions for multi-echelon supply chain network - a multi-objective evolutionary approach, (Chou-Hong Jason Chen)  Expert Systems With Applications, (indexing with Science Citation Index - SCI), Volume 40, 2013, pp. 551-562.

Green Information System with ICT Platform and Implementation, (Chou-Hong Jason Chen)  Human Systems Management (indexing with Compendex/EI), Vol. 31, 2012, pp 111-121.

A Control Mapping Data Model for Internal Controls Construction in Database Design, (Chou-Hong Jason Chen) International Journal of Knowledge-Based Organizations (IJKBO), Vol. 4, No. 3, 2012, pp. 52-60.

Application of Particle Swarm Intelligence Algorithms in Supply Chain Network Optimization, (Chou-Hong Jason Chen)  Expert Systems With Applications, (indexing with Science Citation Index - SCI), Volume 39, Issue 11, pp. 10160-10176, September 2012.

Developing and prioritizing measures of emotional capital in public service organizations, (Chou-Hong Jason Chen) International Journal of Information Systems in the Services Sector (Indexed with INSPEC), Vol. 4, No. 3, August, 2012, pp. 53-60..

A New and Efficient Tree Pruning Method and its Applications to Work Flow-Based PPN Nets for Financial Controls, (Chou-Hong Jason Chen) International Journal of Information and Decision Sciences (IJIDS), Vol. 3, No.2, 2011, pp. 128 – 147,

The ubiquitous service-oriented design, (Chou-Hong Jason Chen) International Journal of Mobile Communication,
2010, 8(4),451-467

Contact Information

Mailing Address:
AD Box 9
Gonzaga University
502 E. Boone
Spokane, WA 99258-0009

Email Address:

(509) 313-3421
1-800-986-9585 ext. 3421

(509) 313-5811

Office Location:
Jepson Center 259