He Zhang

He Zhang

Assistant Professor
Room: CIS 2067
Phone: (813) 974-6930

He Zhang is an assistant professor in the Information Systems and Decision Sciences Department, teaching courses on health care information systems, operations and supply chain processes, and computational methods.

Zhang's research interests include health care information management, big data and production, and inventory management. He has presented at numerous conferences, including meetings of INFORMS (Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences) and the 12th International Conference on Stochastic Programming.

Zhang earned a PhD in industrial engineering and management sciences from Northwestern University and a master's degree in management science and engineering from Stanford University, as well as additional undergraduate and graduate degrees from Tsinghua University.


  • ISM 3431 Operations & Supply Chain Processes
  • ISM 6930 Healthcare Information Systems
  • ISM 6930 Computational Methods in ISDS

Recent Research

  • Onkar Malgonde, He Zhang, Balaji Padmanabhan and Moez Limayem, (2017), "Two-Sided Recommendations on Digital Platforms," MIS Quarterly,  R&R.
  • Manish Agrawal, Kaushal Chari and He Zhang, (forthcoming), "Optimal Allocation of Security
    Controls," ACM Transaction on MIS.
  • Sanjay Mehrotra and He Zhang, (forthcoming), "Models and Algorithms for Distributionally Robust Least Squares Problems," Mathematical Programming.


  • Member, INFORMS
  • Member, SIAM