Meichen Dong, Ph.D.


Meichen Dong, Ph.D. Assistant Professor of Marketing

Meichen Dong is an assistant professor in marketing at Valparaiso University. She received her Ph.D. degree from University of Texas at Arlington. She also holds a M.S. degree in Management from NEOMA Business School (France) and an M.S. degree in Marketing Research from Hofstra University. Her areas of research include word-of-mouth marketing (WOM), digital marketing, social influence, consumer socialization and consumer psychology. Her current research centers on the drivers of consumer information sharing behaviors in digital environments.


B.A. – Dalian University of Foreign Languages
M.S. – NEOMA Business School (formerly Rouen Business School)
M.S. – Hofstra University (graduation with distinction)
Ph.D. – University of Texas at Arlington