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Business & Public Management

Dr. Ma Ga (Mark) Yang

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Business & Public Management

Dean's Office

Business and Public Management Center 
Third Floor 
50 Sharpless Street 
West Chester, PA 19383



Name: Dr. Evan Leach 
Position: Interim Dean 

Name: Dr. Lisa M. Calvano 
Position: Interim Associate Dean 

Name: Kathy Koval 
Position: Assistant Dean, Director of Business and Public Management Programs 

Name: Cindy Cheyney 
Position: Assistant Dean 

Name: Danah Allen 
Position: Communication and Digital Media Manager 

Name: Laurie Christie 
Position: Administrative Assistant to the Dean 

Name: Julie Ferris 
Position: Receptionist 

Dr. Ma Ga (Mark) Yang



Dr. Mark (Ma Ga) Yang is an Associate Professor of the Department of Management at West Chester University and earned his Ph.D. in Manufacturing and Technology Management and MBA in Operations Management at the University of Toledo. Prior to joining West Chester University, Dr. Yang taught in the School of Business at College of Charleston, SC as a visiting professor. His teaching interests are in Operations Management, Supply Chain Management, Project Management and Quality Management. He is the recipient of 2010 APICS Plossl Doctoral Dissertation Proposal Award and other several best research paper awards. Dr. Yang's areas of research include sustainable operations and supply chain management, lean manufacturing, green supply chain management, and information technology. He has published articles in various journals such as Benchmarking: An International Journal, Computers & Education. International Journal of Business Excellence, International Journal of Business Information Systems, International Journal of Information Management, International Journal of Production Economics, International Journal of Services and Operations Management, Journal of Cleaner Production, Journal of Engineering and Technology Management, and Journal of Service Management.


  • B.A., Hankuk University of Foreign Studies (South Korea)
  • M.B.A., University of Toledo
  • Ph.D., University of Toledo

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