Facebook Skip to main content


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 Weili Ge, 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.

Weili Ge
Weili Ge Director
Professor of Accounting
Moss Adams Endowed Professor
Office: 554 PACCAR Hall
Phone: 206-221-4835
Fax: 206-685-1561
[email protected]

Stephan Siegel
Stephan Siegel
Professor of Finance and Business Economics
Office: 430 PACCAR Hall
Phone: 206-543-0784
Fax: 206-543-7472
[email protected]

Menghai Gao
Menghai Gao
Associate Professor of Accounting
University of Science and Technology of China

Yue He
Yue He
Associate Professor of Accounting
University of Science and Technology of China

Kai Lu
Kai Lu
Associate Professor of Finance
University of Science and Technology of China

Yuchen Wang
Yuchen Wang
Associate Professor of Finance
University of Science and Technology of China

Chongwu Xia
Chongwu Xia
Associate Professor of Finance
University of Science and Technology of China

Li Zhang
Li Zhang
Associate Professor of Finance
University of Science and Technology of China

 

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
[email protected]

Oliver J. Rutz
Oliver J. Rutz
Associate Professor of Marketing
Marion B. Ingersoll Professor
Office: 420 PACCAR Hall
Phone: 206-221-1856
Fax: 206-543-7472
[email protected]

Ming Fan
Ming Fan
Associate Professor of Information Systems
Office: 469 PACCAR Hall
Phone: 206-543-7525
Fax: 206-543-3968
[email protected]

Shi Chen
Shi Chen
Associate Professor of Operations Management
Marion B. Ingersoll Professor
Office: 549 PACCAR Hall
Phone: 206-543-7694
Fax: 206-543-3968
[email protected]

Buqing Ma
Buqing Ma
Associate Professor of Marketing
University of Science and Technology of China

Can Sun
Can Sun
Associate Professor of Information Systems
University of Science and Technology of China

Shaohui Wu
Shaohui Wu
Associate Professor of Marketing
University of Science and Technology of China

Xiang Ji
Xiang Ji
Associate Professor of Operations Research
University of Science and Technology of China

Wanyi Chen
Wanyi Chen
Associate Professor of Finance
University of Science and Technology of China

Xiabing Zheng
Xiabing Zheng
Associate Professor of Information Systems
University of Science and Technology of China

 

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
[email protected]

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
[email protected]


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
[email protected]


Michael Johnson
Associate Professor of Management
The Boeing Company Endowed Professor in Business Management
Office: 544 PACCAR Hall
Phone: 206-616-2756
Fax: 206-543-3968
[email protected]

Quan Zheng
Quan Zheng
Associate Professor of Marketing
University of Science and Technology of China

Yangyang Xie
Yangyang Xie
Associate Professor of Operations Management
University of Science and Technology of China

Lan Wang
Lan Wang
Associate Professor of Organization & Human Resources
University of Science and Technology of China

Xiangyin Kong
Xiangyin Kong
Associate Professor of Operations Management
University of Science and Technology of China