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Dr. Shao is an associate professor in the Department of Computer Information and Decision Management. She earned her B.S. from Shandong University, Jinan, China, a M.S from Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China and a Ph. D. from University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign.
Dr. Shao's primary teaching interests are in supply chain management, logistics management, operations & total quality management, and project management.
Dr. Shao's current research interests include problems incentives and coordination issues in supply chain management, product design and applied operations research modeling. Of particular interest to her is studying problems that span the interface between operations management and marketing.