Jingwei Zhang

Jingwei Zhang

  • Assistant Professor

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Faculty Expertise

  • Operations Management
  • Business Analytics
  • Sustainable Business


Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management


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Jingwei Zhang is an assistant professor of operations, technology, and information management at the Cornell SC Johnson College of Business. Her research areas revolve around sustainable operations, addressing practical challenges in smart city operations and urban mobility. Her research leverages a multidisciplinary approach that combines game theory, machine learning, and optimization techniques to transform data into actionable policy recommendations, ultimately promoting environmental, economic, and social sustainability.

Selected Publications

Awards and Honors

  • First Place, College of Sustainable Operations Student Paper Competition (2022) POMS
  • Second Place, IBM Best Student Paper Award (2022) INFORMS
  • Finalist, Workshop on Data Mining and Decision Analytics Best Applied Paper Award (2022) INFORMS

Recent Courses

  • AEM 4940/AEM 6940 - Undergraduate Special Topics in Applied Economics and Management

Academic Degrees

  • PhD Anderson School of Management, University of California, Los Angeles, 2023
  • MS Business School, Columbia University, 2018
  • BE Tsinghua University, 2017