2008-2013, DBA, International Business, Nova Southeastern University, Fort Lauderdale, FL
2002-2003, MBA., Saint Leo University, Saint Leo, FL
1987-1991, Bachelor of Automotive Engineering, Jilin University, Changchun, China
2014-present, Assistant Professor, University of Wisconsin- Platteville
2008-2014, Adjunct Professor, Nova Southeastern University, Florida, US
Lian, Y. (2015). “Modularization (MD) and IT in the Auto Industry: An Empirical Study from PRC”. Chapter in book “Organizational Innovation and IT Governance in Emerging Economies”, Zhao J. Y., Ordonez de Pablos P. and Tenysson R. (eds.), IGI Global Publisher.
Gibson, J.W. , Lian, Y. (2013). "Examining the work of Mary Parker Follett through the lens of critical biography". Journal of Management History. 19 (4). pp.441 - 458
Bahaudin, G.M., Cai, H. and Lian, Y. (2013). Task and relationship orientation of Chinese students and managers in the automotive industry. Journal of Technology Management in China. 8(3), 142-154