Assistant Professor

  • Management Department

Teaching Domains

Business analytics
Strategy and technology innovation

Research Domains

Business analytics
Social network
Social media

Curriculum vitae

PhD in Information Systems, 2017
Nanyang Technological University, Singapore (2017)

The Heterogeneity of Crowdfunders

Bachelor of Engineering (Computer Engineering)
Nanyang Technological University, Singapore (2011)



Zhu, L., LIN, Y., Cheng, M. (2020) . Sentiment and guest satisfaction with peer-to-peer accommodation: When are online ratings more trustworthy?, International Journal of Hospitality Management, 86 (April 2020), 102369

CHUANG, C.-H., BOH, W. F., LIN, Y., WU, A. (2018). Social Networks, Information Access, and Work Performance. Academy of Management Specialized Conference in Big Data 2018.

LIN, Y., BOH, W. F. (2017). Cues or Content? Examining the Moderating Role of Crowdfunder Experience. 23rd Americas Conference on Information Systems (AMCIS 2017).

LIN, Y. (2017). I Have Seen It Before: How does Project Similarity Affect Crowdfunding Success. 11th China Summer Workshop on Information Management (CSWIM 2017).

CHUANG, C.-H., BO, W. F., LIN, Y., WU, A. (2017). From Offline to Online: How Do Offline Networks Influence Online Communication? 2017 Pre-ICIS Workshop on Accounting Information Systems.

LIN, Y. (2016). The Heterogeneity of Crowdfunders. PACIS 2016 Doctoral Consortium.

LIN, Y., BOH, W. F., GOH, K. H. (2014). How different are crowdfunders? Examining archetypes of crowdfunders and their choice of projects. Academy of Management, 2014.

Scientific activities

Reviewer for an academic journal :

  • Journal of Strategic Information Systems (JSIS) (Since 2014)
  • Electronic Commerce Research and Applications (ECRA) (Since 2014)

Member of an academic association :

  • Academy of Management (Since 2014)
  • Association for Information Systems (Since 2014)

Reviewer for a scientific conference :

  • International Conference on Information Systems (ICIS) (Since 2014)
  • Pacific Asia Conference on Information Systems (PACIS) (Since 2014)
  • Americas Conference on Information Systems (AMCIS) (Since 2014)
  • Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management (AOM) (Since 2014)