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College of Business Administration

Dr. Wenge Zhu, Ph.D.


Department: Technology and Operations Management

Title: Associate Professor

Phone: (909) 869-5422

Fax: (909) 869-2466

Location: 164-1037

Affiliation: Faculty

Research and Teaching Interest:

Dr. Zhu received his Ph.D. in Supply Chain and Operations Management from McCombs School of Business, the University of Texas at Austin in 2005. He also received Master’s degree in Management and Bachelor’s degree in Electric Engineering. His main teaching interests are supply chain management related areas and e-business. His research areas are new product development and supply chain management. His work has appeared in journals such as Management Science, Production and Operations Management

Selected publications

Ram Bala, V. Krishnan, and Zhu, W., Distributed Development and Product Line Decisions,  Production and Operations Management, forthcoming, 2014

Zhu, W. and Xu, X., Second-Mover Advantages with Asymmetric Costs and Information Update: A Product Life Cycle Perspective, Managerial and Decision Economics, 32(8), 527-533, December 2011

Krishnan, V. and Zhu, W., “Designing a Family of Development-Intensive Products,” Management Science, Vol. 52, No. 6, (June 2006 Lead article) pp 813-825