Peng Huang is an associate professor in the Decisions, Operations and Information Technologies Department at the Robert H. Smith School of Business at the University of Maryland. His research interests include: 1) platform technology and innovation ecosystem; 2) knowledge platforms; 3) new entry threats in the IT industry; 4) online search and decision making. His research has appeared in premier scholarly journals such as Management Science, Information Systems Research, MIS Quarterly, and Journal of Marketing. His work received the Best Conference Paper Award (Runner-Up) at the International Conference on Information Systems. His research has won fellowship from the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation and grant from the NET (Networks, Electronic Commerce, and Telecommunications) Institute.
He received his Ph.D. in Information Technology Management from Georgia Institute of Technology.