Dr. Adela Chen

Associate Professor, Computer Information Systems Academic Department
Woodward Family Faculty Fellow
(970) 491-2340
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Dr. Adela Chen is an Associate Professor of Computer Information Systems at Colorado State University. She received her PhD in Management Information Systems from Terry College of Business, University of Georgia. Dr. Chen’s research interests broadly include the behavioral and psychological issues pertaining to information systems at both the individual and organizational levels. Much of her current research has been in the area of technology use across work-life boundaries (e.g., cross-domain interruptions), with specific emphasis on individual and organizational factors that influence after-hours work connectivity and the work-life consequences of such connectivity. She has also conducted research on social media use and the role of information systems in environmental sustainability. Her research has appeared in MIS Quarterly, Information and Management, Journal of Strategic Information Systems, Computers in Human Behavior, IEEE Transactions on Engineering Management, and IEEE Transactions on Professional Communication. Dr. Chen is currently an associate editor at MIS Quarterly.