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Research Centers

The USTC-UW Institute houses three research centers that facilitate collaboration in different domains

  • Center for Finance
  • Center for Data Analytics
  • Center for Management Innovation

Center for Finance

The Center for Finance, a joint research platform for UW and USTC Finance experts that aims to increase the quality of research done at both universities in the area of Finance. Under the directorship of Professor Mark Westerfield, the Center facilitates cooperative research, bringing together leading research scholars from both universities for conferences, workshops, and lectures. Its research fields mainly include but are not limited to: Quantitative Finance, Behavioral Finance, Corporate Finance, Asset Pricing, Financial Accounting, and Financial Engineering.


Mark Westerfield Director
Associate Professor of Finance and Business Economics
Office: 436 PACCAR Hall
Phone: 206-543-4578
Fax: 206-543-7472
mwesterf@uw.edu

 


Weili Ge
Associate Professor of Accounting
Moss Adams Endowed Professor
Office: 554 PACCAR Hall
Phone: 206-221-4835
Fax: 206-685-1561
geweili@uw.edu


Jonathan Brogaard
Assistant Professor of Finance
GM Nameplate Endowed Faculty Fellow
Office: 434 PACCAR Hall
Phone: 206-685-7822
Fax: 206-543-7472
brogaard@uw.edu


Yongfeng Wei
Visiting Scholar from USTC
Office: 215 Mackenzie Hall
Phone: 206-221-1337
yfwei@uw.edu

 

Center for Data Analytics

The Center for data Analytics, a joint research platform for UW and USTC data analytics experts, aims to increase the quality of research done in both universities in the area of Data Analytics. Under the directorship of Professor Yong Tan, the Center facilitates cooperative research, bringing together leading research scholars from both universities for conferences, workshops, and lectures. Its research fields mainly include but are not limited to: Data Analytics, Social Network Analytics, Database Marketing, and Data Mining.

Yong Tan
Yong Tan Director
Professor of Information Systems
Neal and Jan Dempsey Professor of Information Systems
Office: 461 PACCAR Hall
Phone: 206-616-6785
Fax: 206-543-3968
ytan@u.washington.edu


Oliver J. Rutz
Associate Professor of Marketing
Marion B. Ingersoll Professor
Office: 420 PACCAR Hall
Phone: 206-221-1856
Fax: 206-543-7472
orutz@uw.edu


Ming Fan
Associate Professor of Information Systems
Office: 469 PACCAR Hall
Phone: 206-543-7525
Fax: 206-543-3968
mfan@uw.edu

Hema Yoganarasimhan
Hema Yoganarasimhan
Associate Professor of Marketing
Michael G. Foster Faculty Fellow
Office: 481 PACCAR Hall
hemay@uw.edu


Qiong Chen
Visiting Scholar from USTC
Office: 216 Mackenzie Hall
qcchen@ustc.edu.cn


Xiabing Zheng
Visiting Scholar from USTC
Office: 217 Mackenzie Hall
isxzheng@ustc.edu.cn

 

Center for Management Innovation

The Center for Management Innovation, a joint research platform for UW and USTC management innovation experts, aims to increase the quality of research done in both universities in the area of Management and Innovation. Under the directorship of Professor Yong-Pin Zhou, the Center facilitates cooperative research, bringing together leading research scholars from both universities for conferences, workshops, and lectures. Its research fields mainly include but are not limited to: Operations Management, Operations Research, Supply Chain Management, Creativity, Entrepreneurship, Global Business, Leadership, Organizational Behavior and Teamwork.

Yong-Pin Zhou
Yong-Pin Zhou Director
Professor of Operations Management
Office: 520 PACCAR Hall
Phone: 206-221-5324
Fax: 206-543-3968
yongpin@uw.edu

Kamran Moinzadeh
Kamran Moinzadeh
Professor of Operations Management
Chair of the Information Systems and Operations Management
Michael G. Foster Endowed Professor
Faculty Co-Director of the Master of Supply Chain Management Program
Office: 534 PACCAR Hall
Phone: 206-543-1932
Fax: 206-543-3968
kamran@uw.edu


Xiao-Ping Chen
Professor of Management
Philip M. Condit Endowed Chair in Business Administration
Associate Dean for Faculty and Academic Affairs
Office: 303D Dempsey Hall
Phone: 206-543-2265
Fax: 206-543-3968
xpchen@uw.edu

Hamed Mamani
Hamed Mamani
Associate Professor of Operations Management
Premera Endowed Professor
Office: 448 PACCAR Hall
Phone: 206-543-0787
Fax: 206-543-3968
hmamani@uw.edu


Xiaobei Shen
Visiting Scholar from USTC
Office: 216 Mackenzie Hall
fayshen@ustc.edu.cn