Faculty Profile for Dr. Emily Zhu

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Dr. Emily Zhu
Assistant Professor — CIS & Quantitative Methods
MCOY 411
phone: (512) 245-2014

Biography Section

Biography and Education

PhD in Operations Management, McGill University, Montreal, Canada
MSc in Mathematical and Computational Finance, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
BSc in Information and Computational Science, Nanjing University, Nanjing, China

Selected Scholarly/Creative Work

  • Zhu, C., Kucukyazici, B., & Maizi, Y. (n.d.). Design of Observation Units for Acute Decompensated Heart Failure Patients. Service Science.
  • Maizi, Y., Zhu, C., Wu, T., & Zhou, J. (n.d.). A Reliable Deployment Strategy For Public Electric Vehicles Charging Stations: A Discrete Event Simulation Model For Power Grid And Traffic Networks.
  • Shen, L., Shao, H., Wu, T., Lam, W. H., & Zhu, C. (2019). An Energy-Efficient Reliable Path Finding Algorithm for Stochastic Road Networks with Electric Vehicles. Transportation Research Part C, 201, 450–473.
  • Zhu, C., Su, Q., Zhang, X., Wang, D., & Zhang, H. (2018). “The risk of immune-related endocrine disorders associated with anti-PD-1 inhibitors therapy for solid tumors: A systematic review and meta-analysis,” 59, 328 – 338.
  • Zhu, C., Su, Q., & Wang, D. (2018). “Serum level of co-expressed hub miRNAs as diagnostic and prognostic biomarkers for pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma.” Journal of Cancer, 3991–3999.

Selected Awards

  • Award / Honor Recipient: CoSearch Research Competition, 1st Place Winner. September 13, 2019 - September 14, 2019
  • Award / Honor Recipient: , Graduate Differential Fee Waiver. 2013 - 2014
  • Award / Honor Recipient: McGill Graduate Excellence Award. 2012 - 2013
  • Award / Honor Recipient: PhD Program Award. 2012 - 2013
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Outstanding Student Leader of Jiangsu Province. June 2009

Selected Grants

  • Zhu, Cheng. McCoy Faculty Development Fund, Texas State University, $2000. (Funded: September 2019 - August 2020). Grant.
  • Zhu, Cheng. Mitacs Accelerate Fellowship, Mitacs Canada & Autism-Exc Inc. (Funded: 2018 - 2019). Grant.
  • Zhu, Cheng. Doctoral Research Scholarship, Fonds de recherche du Québec - Société et culture (FRQSC). (Funded: 2016 - 2017). Grant.

Selected Service Activities

Reviewer / Referee
Production and Operations Management Society
November 2019-Present
Section Chair
Production and Operations Management Society
May 2019
Selected as Leader of Tomorrow
May 2017
Canada Day
July 2016
Desautels’ Doctoral Student Society, McGill University (DDSS)
May 2015-April 2016