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Harry Zhu

Harry Zhu
Hongwei ZhuAssociate Professor
  • CollegeManning School of Business
  • DepartmentOperations Informat Systems
  • EmailHarry_Zhu@uml.edu

Research Interests

Information Quality, Analytics

Quality of data standards and standard-based data. Analytics of standard-based data. Semantic integration and reuse of Web data.

Education

  • Ph D: Technology, Management and Policy, (2006), Massachusetts Institute of Technology - Cambridge, MA
  • MS: Technology and Policy, (2002), Massachusetts Institute of Technology - Cambridge, MA
  • BS: Dual B.S. Thermal Engineering, Environmental Engineering, (1991), Tsinghua University - Beijing, China

Awards and Honors

  • Teaching/Research Scholarship, Sloan School of Management - MIT
  • 2015 Faculty Award for Teaching Excellence (2015), Teaching - University of Massachusetts Lowell
  • Faculty Appreciation Award (2011) - Graduate Information Technology Student Association
  • Doctoral Consortium Fellowship in Enterprise Information Systems (2005) - National Science Foundation
  • (2004) - MIT
  • Outstanding Graduate (1991) - Tsinghua University

Publications

  • Chen, C., Lin, J., Zhu, H. (2017) "Employee Integrity and Corporate Information Quality," Working Paper
  • Karim, K., Lin, J., Pinsker, R., Zhu, H. (2017) "Using Linguistics to Mine Unstructured Data from FASB Exposure Drafts," Journal of Information System (Conditionally Accepted)
  • Zhu, H., Lee, Y.W., Rosenthal, A.S. (2016) "Data standards challenges for interoperable and quality data," Journal of Data and Information Quality 7:1-2
  • Zhu, H. () "Data and Information Quality Research: Its Evolution and Future," Chapman & Hall / CRC.
  • Li, X., Zhu, H. (2015) "Data Standardization and Quality Degradation of Human-readable Data," ICIS2015
  • Zhu, H. () "West Meets the New East: Teaming Up Young IT Professionals in US and China," IEEE Journal
  • Zhu, H., Madnick, S., Lee, Y., Wang, R. (2014) "Data and Information Quality Research: Its Evolution and Future," Chapman & Hall / CRC 2:3
  • Rosenthal, A., Seligman, L., Allen, M., Chapman, A., Zhu, H. (2014) "Fit for Purpose: Engineering Principles for Selecting an Appropriate Type of Data Exchange Standard," Information Systems & E-Business Management 12:4 pp. 494-515
  • Zhu, H. (2014) "Programming in Java with Financial Literacy," CreateSpace
  • Lu, J., Pham, H., Zhu, H., Chen, C. (2014) "A novel indexing method for improving timeliness of high-dimensional data," 20th Americas Conference on Information Systems, AMCIS 2014
  • Zhu, H., Wu, H. (2014) "Assessing the Quality of Large-Scale Data Standards: A Case of XBRL GAAP Taxonomy," Decision Support Systems 59: pp. 351-360
  • Li, X., Madnick, S.E., Zhu, H. (2013) "A Context-Based Approach to Reconciling Data Interpretation Conflicts in Web Services Composition," ACM Transactions on Internet Technology 13:1 pp. Article 1
  • Cao, L., Zhu, H. (2013) "Normal accidents: Data quality problems in erp-enabled manufacturing," Journal of Data and Information Quality 4:3
  • HONGWEI, Z., MADNICK, S.E. (2009) "Finding New Uses For Information.," MIT Sloan Management Review 50:4 pp. 18 - 21
  • HONGWEI, Z., MADNICK, S.E. (2009) "One Size does not Fit All: Legal Protection for Non-Copyrightable Data.," Communications of the ACM 52:9 pp. 123 - 128
  • Zhu, H., Madnick, S.E., Siegel, M.D. (2008) "Enabling global price comparison through semantic integration of web data.," International Journal of Electronic Business 6:4 pp. 319 - 341
  • Yang W., L., Pierce, E., Talburt, J., Wang, R.Y., Zhu, H. (2007) "A Curriculum for a Master of Science in Information Quality.," Journal of Information Systems Education 18:2 pp. 233 - 242

Contracts, Fellowships, Grants and Sponsored Research

  • Summer Collaborative Research: Game-Based Learning for Financial Literacy and Computational Thinking (2011), Grant - Old dominion University
    Zhu, H., Rubin, B.
  • Understanding the Development of High-Quality Data Standards (2013), Grant - University of Massachusetts Lowell
    Zhu, H.
  • Improving Programming and Financial Literacy Education using Student-Developed Games (2013), Grant - NSF
    Zhu, H.
  • Improving Programming and Financial Literacy Education using Student-Developed Games (2011), Grant - National Science Foundation (NSF)
    Zhu, H., Shen, Y., Najand, M., Ren, Z.
  • Faculty Innovator Grant: Teaching Programming with Mobile Financial Literacy Games and Applications (2011), Grant - ODU Center for Learning Technologies
    Zhu, H., Shen, Y.
  • Co-PI, Mobile and Web Application Development (2011), Grant - Hampton Roads Educational Telecommunications Association, Inc. (WHRO)
    Zhu, H., Shen, Y. (Principal), Rubin, B.
  • Multiplayer Online Games for Information Quality Management (2010), Grant - Office of Research, Old Dominion University
    Zhu, H., Shen, Y., Adcock, A.
  • Faculty Proposal Preparation Grant (2008), Grant - Old Dominion University
    Zhu, H.
  • Summer Research Fellowship (2009), Grant - Old Dominion University
    Zhu, H.