Dr. Yu is the visiting scholar at the School of Information studies, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. She is also the associate professor of the Faculty of Economics and Management at East China Normal University (ECNU) in China. She got her B.S degree of Information science in 2002 and M.A degree of Library science in 2005 from Shanxi University, Ph.D degree of information science from Peking University in 2009. Her research interests include academic library service, information analysis and business analytics.
Dr. Yu published multiple research articles about academic library subject service and research data management. In addition, she also got the research grants from National Foundation of Social Science of China and other organizations.