Li, Tim Tianyi(李天意)

BS (PKU); MA (Princeton); MS, PhD (MIT)

Assistant Professor


Department of Decision Sciences and Managerial Economics

Room 944, 9/F
Cheng Yu Tung Building
12 Chak Cheung Street
Shatin, N.T., Hong Kong

+852 3943 7818


Prof. Tianyi (Tim) Li is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Decision Sciences and Managerial Economics at The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) Business School. He holds a bachelor’s degree from Peking University, a master’s degree from Princeton University, and a PhD degree from MIT Sloan School of Management. His current research analyses the dynamics of social systems and human networks, trying to contribute modelling and algorithmic efforts to management, industrial and policy studies from a data-driven, network-oriented perspective.

Teaching Areas

Business Information Systems
Networks and Security

Research Interests

Network Sciences
System Dynamics
Industrial Engineering
Management Algorithms
Mathematical Modelling

  • Awards & Honours
    • Fellowship, MIT Sloan School of Management, 2017-2021
    • Fellowship, Princeton University, 2015-2017