Dr. Dan Zhu, Ph.D

Department of Supply Chain and Information Systems
Department of Computer Science

Ph.D., Carnegie Mellon University


  • Business Analytics
  • Healthcare Informatics
  • Decision Support Systems
  • Knowledge Management

Dan Zhu is Professor of Information Systems and Computer Science at Iowa State University. She received her Ph.D. in Information Systems from Carnegie Mellon University. Prior to joining the ISU, Dr. Zhu was an Assistant Professor in the College of Business at the University of Iowa. Her research emphasizes the development of computational and analytical models to support business decision makings. Dr. Zhu has published papers in Proceedings of National Academy of Sciences, ACM Transactions, INFORMS Journal on Computing, Information System Research, Decision Sciences, Annals of Statistics, Naval Research Logistics, Annals of Operations Research, Decision Support Systems, and many other professional journals.