Ph D, MIT Sloan School, Information Systems, 1997.
MS, MIT Sloan School, Management, 1991.
BA, Yale University, Computer Science, 1984.
The Role of APIs in Firm Performance, Mulesoft Corporation. (October 1, 2016 - November 1, 2017).
The Role of APIs in Firm Performance, Apigee Corporation. (June 1, 2016 - July 1, 2017).
Platform Symposium Sponsorship, Mars Corporation. (March 15, 2016 - July 31, 2016).
Platform Symposium Sponsorship, Mars Corporation. (April 15, 2015 - July 31, 2015).
Platform Symposium, Pearson Publishing. (March 3, 2013 - July 2013).
Platform Driven Innovation Within and Across Firms, National Science Foundation. (September 1, 2009 - August 31, 2012).
Course planning & assignment, expenses, ombudsman, strategic direction, junior faculty development.
Van Alstyne, M. Communications of the ACM, Association for Computing Machinery, Editor, International, Standing Editorship (Edited Multiple Publications), Appointed, Academic. (January 1, 2013 - Present).
Responsible for editing of a standing column on how economics affects information technology and society.
In this office, I evaluate students for scholarship awards based on their research merit.
Best Business Book - Golden Book Award, Taiwanese Publisher, Research. (November 2, 2016).
Best business book published in Mandarin (in Taiwan) in 2016
Voted by the graduating class of 2015 for "Platforms & Information Markets," one of the top classes in the MBA program
Voted by PhD students for "outstanding mentorship, guidance and support" in their development.
Received $150,000, co-PI with D. Shen, to develop new knowledge market technologies.