School of Business

Zhixin "Richard" Kang, Ph.D.

zhixin kangZhixin "Richard" Kang, Ph.D.

(University of Illinois)
Associate Professor/Dir of International Affairs
Phone: 910.775.4368
Office: Business Administration, Room 212
Office Hours: Tuesday, Thursday: 12:45pm - 2:00 p.m., 3:15 - 4:00 p.m.
Wednesday: 2:00pm-4:00pm or by appointment


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Dr. Zhixin (Richard) Kang is currently an associate professor in Quantitative Methods at the School of Business Administration, University of North Carolina at Pembroke. He teaches Business Statistics and Spreadsheet and Database Management classes for undergraduate students, and Quantitative Methods class for graduate students at UNC Pembroke. He joined UNC at Pembroke in 2008. Dr. Kang holds a Ph.D. in Business Administration (Field: Business Statistics) from the University of Illinois at Chicago.
Dr. Kang’s research interest is in the fields of applied statistics, financial economics, financial econometrics, time series modeling and forecasting, and real estate finance and economics. His research has been published in Communications in Statistics - Theory and Methods, Journal of Real Estate Finance and Economics, Statistics and Its Interface, Journal of Real Estate Portfolio Management, and Journal of Transnational Management. He has presented his papers in many academic conferences, and has served as reviewers, session chairs, and discussants in these conferences as well. In addition, Dr. Kang regularly reviews papers for many peer-reviewed academic journals.