Research & Publications
Dr. Yao Zhao is an associate professor in Supply Chain
and Project Management at Rutgers Business School. He is also a faculty
fellow at Rutgers Center for Supply Chain Management since 2002, a member
of Rutgers Center of Operations Research (RUTCOR) since 2004, and a faculty
fellow at the Lerner Center for Pharmaceutical Management Studies at
Rutgers since 2007.
He obtains his PhD degree in Industrial
Engineering and Management Sciences from Northwestern University, Evanston.
He was a visiting scholar at MIT Operations Research Center from 2000 to
2001, and a visiting professor at Duke Fuqua School of Business for fall
He is currently an Associate Editor for Operations Research and M&SOM.
Honors & Awards:
- Deanís Award for Meritorious Research, 2011
- M&SOM Meritorious Service
- NSF Career Award (2008): Project-Driven
Junior Faculty Research Award, Rutgers Business School, 2005, 2006
Mention, MSOM Student Paper Competition, 2001
P. Murphy Fellow, Northwestern University, 1997
Supply Chain Management, New Product Development
Supply Chain and Project Management Interfaces
Applications in Aerospace, Agricultural, †Energy, Healthcare,
and Pharmaceutical industries.