Dr. Li was named assistant professor of operations and information management. He previously taught at Washington State University and also was the designer and co-founder of Hotel Simulator, an online training site for college students majoring in hotel management. He earned bachelor’s degrees in computer science and business administration from Jilin University in China and a master’s degree in management science and information systems from Oklahoma State University. He earned a doctorate in business administration at Washington State University. He resides in Scranton.