PH D, The Wharton School University of Pennsylvania, Operations and Information Management, 2003.
MS, The Wharton School University of Pennsylvania, Operations Research, 2001.
MA, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Applied and Agricultural Economics, 1998.
BS, Nanjing Agricultural University, China, Business and Economics with Honors, 1995.
Research Gift, Best Buy Corp.. (April 1, 2016 - Present).
Ren, Z. Manufacturing and Service Operations Management (MSOM) Conference, Invited Manuscript Reviewer. (January 26, 2013 - June 2013).
Board of Directors, Asia Pacific Decision Sciences Institute.
President, Chinese Entrepreneur Association.