Isabel Wan, PhD

Core Adjunct Professor, School of Business

Areas of Expertise:

  • ​International business
  • Global Leadership
  • Business Management
  • Organizational Leadership


  • PhD in Global Leadership: May 2005
    • Specialization in Corporate and Organizational Management                                                                                                     
    • Lynn University, Boca Raton, FL
    • GPA: 3.92/4.00        
  • Master of Business Administration: January 2003
    • Long Island University, C.W. Post Campus
    • Brookville, NY
    • GPA: 3.88/4.00                                
  • Bachelor of Art in Economics: June 2001       
    • National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan 
    • GPA: 3.92/4.00         


  • ​"A Study of the Glass Ceiling and Strategies for Women's Career Advancement.", Doctoral Dissertation, Lynn University, 2005, published in UMI.

Research Areas of Interest:

  • Organization and Business Environment; Organization and Management;Organizational Leadership;Organizational Behavior; Organizational Culture; Organizational and Business Sustainability;Culture and Diversity; Organizational Change & Development; Organizational Learning; Entrepreneurship; Mergers & Acquisitions; International Business; Supply Chain Management; Change Management; Knowledge Management; Human Resource Management; Marketing Management; Higher Education Management and Online Learning; Quality Management; International Management; Small and Medium Business Management; Innovation Management; Strategic Management; Managing Global Organization; Leadership & Decision-Making;Global Leadership;Cross-cultural Management;Performance Management; Planning and Control; Strategic Planning; Strategic Marketing; Internationalization & Globalization; Ethics and Corporate Social Responsibility

Certifications and /or licenses:

  • ​Quality Matters Peer Reviewer Certificate

Select Publications:

  • Isabel L. Wan (2018). "Successful business strategies to sustain Taiwanese foreign business investment in China", published in IABPAD Conference proceeding. 
  • Isabel L. Wan (2016). "A Case Study of the Impact of an Unethical Business Practice on Taiwanese Consumers' Purchasing Intention.", published in IABPAD Conference proceeding. 
  • Isabel L. Wan (2015). "Assessment of U.K.'s Online Learning System and Model." IABPAD Conference, Dallas, TX.
  • Isabel L. Wan (2014). "Using Quality Matter Rubric To Improve Online Course Content And Teaching Skills." IABPAD Conference, Dallas, TX.
  • Isabel L. Wan (2011).  "Factor affecting the quality of online courses and strategies for the quality improvement." paper accepted for the presentation at the Hawaii International Conference on Education. 
  • Isabel L. Wan (2010).  "The relationship between communication competency and international students' adjustment", published in IABPAD Conference proceeding.  

Select Professional Experience:

  • ​Organizational Consultant (Leadership Development)