Dr Zhewei Zhang
Assistant Professor
(ISM-Analytics (ISMA) Group)

Dr. Zhewei Zhang joined the ISM group as an Assistant Professor in 2017. Prior to joining WBS he was a postdoctoral Research Fellow at Brunel University London, where he worked on EU funded project. He received his Bachelor from Tianjin University in China, MBA/MS from Baylor University and PhD from the Temple University in USA.

His research interests include digital innovation, digital transformation, platform, and artificial intelligence. He is open to and has applied various computational approaches, such as sequence analysis, network analysis and text mining, to leverage unprecedented amount and types of digital trace data in helping us understand the complex sociotechnical system. His work has been published in leading journals including Information Systems Research and Journal of the Association for Information Systems. He has led several funded projects to design AI systems in areas such as litigation and higher education. He is the recipient of Award for Outstanding Early-Career Researcher and CORE Award for Outstanding Contribution to Teaching.

Research Interests

Digital innovation and design, machine learning and artificial intelligence, organisational routine, open source software development, online community, computational social science.