Jia Zhang is an associate teaching professor in the Department of Electrical Computer Engineering at Carnegie Mellon University's Silicon Valley campus. Her recent research interests center on service-oriented computing, with a focus on scientific workflow, cyberinfrastructure and intelligent systems, AI in big data, and net-centric collaboration. She has co-authored one textbook titled Services Computing and has published over 150 refereed journal papers, book chapters, and conference papers. She is now an associate editor of IEEE Transactions on Services Computing (TSC). Zhang also has nine years of software architect experience in industry. Zhang earned her Ph.D. in Computer Science from the University of Illinois at Chicago, and her M.S. and B.S. in Computer Science from Nanjing University, China.

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2000 Ph.D., Computer Science, University of Illinois at Chicago

1994 MS, Computer Science, Nanjing University

1991 BS, Computer Science, Nanjing University

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