Dr. Yunxia (Peter) Zhu earned his Ph.D. in operations management from the Naveen Jindal School of Management at the University of Texas at Dallas. He also received a master of science in supply chain management from the University of Texas at Dallas and a master of science in supply chain management from the Weatherhead School of Management at Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland. Prior to joining Nebraska, he taught operations management as a visiting assistant professor at Mays Business School at Texas A&M University in College Station, Texas, and later became an assistant professor of supply chain management at Rider University in Lawrenceville, New Jersey. Before earning his master’s degrees, he gained industry experience as a business analyst at Xindeco International Trade Company in Shanghai, China.
Dr. Zhu's research interests include supply chain management and health care management. He serves on the editorial review board of Production and Operations Management. He publishes in Manufacturing and Service Operations Management, Production and Operations Management, and INFORMS Journal on Computing.