Institute Activities

The Bauer Human-Centered Artificial Intelligence Institute aims at enhancing student experience, creating industry collaboration, and increasing research output by fostering interdisciplinary research collaborations across departments and with industry partners.

Interdisciplinary Data-Driven AI Research

Gargano, A., & Rossi, A. G. (2024). Goal setting and saving in the fintech era. Journal of Finance, forthcoming.

Li, M., Tan, Y. R., Zhao, H., & Hou, T. (2024). Physician adoption of AI assistant. Manufacturing & Service Operations Management, forthcoming.

Jiang, L., Hou, J., Ma, X., & Pavlou, P. A. (2024). Punished for success? A natural experiment of displaying clinical hospital quality on review platforms. Information Systems Research, forthcoming.

Cui, R., Li, M., & Zhang, S. (2022). AI and procurement. Manufacturing & Service Operations Management, 24(2), 691-706.

Li, B., & Venkatachalam, M. (2022). Leveraging big data to study information dissemination of material firm events. Journal of Accounting Research, 60(2), 565-606.

Li, M., & Li, T. (2022). AI automation and retailer regret in supply chains. Production and Operations Management, 31(1), 83-97.

Outreach and Executive Education

General AI Executive Education; AI and Teaching Bootcamp; Customized Professional Development Offerings and Executive Education

Education on Decision-Making for the AI Age

Mini-MBA with AI Focus; Non-Degree Seeking Certificate in AI

Weekly Research Seminars

Interdisciplinary weekly seminars with C. T. Bauer College of Business faculty and students on burgeoning AI topics. This semester we had seminars on: “Fairness and conformity”, “Adaptive bidding with DQN learning”, “Effect of AI translation on foreign language podcasting”, “AU and information processing”, “Data-driven platform design”.


To be a global leader at the intersection of business analytics, digital technology, and artificial intelligence through world-class research and teaching programs.


Advance research and educational programs to educate students through innovative curricula and empower organizations with the power of data, analytics and artificial intelligence.