Prof. Christian WAGNER

PhD - Commerce (Management Information Systems) 
Diplom-Ingenieur (MSc.) - Industrial Engineering 
Vordiplom (BSc.) - Industrial Engineering 

Visiting address
Phone: +852 34427546

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Professor Christian Wagner has served on CityU’s faculty for over 15 years. He is currently Chair Professor in the School of Creative Media, as well as Associate Provost for Quality Assurance. Professor Wagner started his academic career at the University of Southern California after receiving his PhD in Business Administration from the University of British Columbia in 1989.

Professor Wagner specializes in the development and study of creativity support, collective intelligence, knowledge management, and the use of computer games for learning. He is an award-winning author, multiple teaching award winner, experienced administrator, and software entrepreneur. He is most recognized for his research on wikis and their impact on organizational performance.

Research Interests/Areas

  • Information system based decision support for unstructured, wide-and-open, and problem solving tasks
  • Virtual community informatics and knowledge management
  • Use of information technology to support strategic planning and performance management
  • Design and test of artifacts to support systems development