Jia Zhang is an Associate Professor in Software Engineering at Carnegie Mellon University’s Silicon Valley campus. Her recent research interests center on service oriented computing, with a focus on scientific workflow, net-centric collaboration, cloud computing, and big data. 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) and of International Journal of Web Services Research (JWSR), and Editor-in-Chief of International Journal of Services Computing (IJSC).

Previously at the Northern Illinois University as a tenured Associate Professor of computer science, Zhang taught courses in software engineering and databases and opened two graduate-level courses based on her co-authored textbook "Services Computing." Zhang also has nine years of architect and technical lead experience in the software 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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