- Professor, Information Technology Management
- Church Mutual Insurance Faculty Scholar in ITM
PhD, Management Information Systems, University of Arizona
ME, Automation, Tsinghua University, China
BE, Automation, Tsinghua University, China
Areas of Expertise
Dr. Zhao's research interests are in the areas of data mining and healthcare informatics. His current research focuses on social media mining, and mobile healthcare. He teaches courses in object-oriented programming and database management.
Dr. Zhao has published in such journals as MIS Quarterly, Journal of Management Information Systems, Journal of the AIS, Communications of the ACM, ACM Transactions on Management Information Systems, IEEE Transactions on Knowledge and Data Engineering, and IEEE Transactions of Systems, Man, and Cybernetics. He is the recipient of several research awards in the Lubar School of Business and the UWM Graduate School. He has co-chaired several conferences, including the Workshop on Information Technologies and Systems, INFORMS Workshop on Data Mining and Health Informatics and China Summer Workshop on Information Management. He currently serves as an associate editor for Information Systems Research, a senior editor for Decision Support Systems, and an associate editor for the Journal of Business Analytics, and has served as an associate editor for MIS Quarterly.