Jingran Zhang


Jingran Zhang is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Management and Health Care Administration at the Lewis College of Business. Dr. Zhang earned both doctorate and master’s degrees in Industrial Engineering from New Jersey Institute of Technology and a Bachelor degree in Safety Engineering from China Jiliang University in Hangzhou, China. She teaches operations management, statistics, and supply chain management. Her research focuses on exploring and analyzing the performance advantage and innovative operation systems regarding online retailing and warehousing in the fast and intelligent supply chain. She is also interested in data analysis and decision-making research related to manufacturing, fast fashion, and health care. Jingran has three publications in leading academic journals including Production Planning and Control, the International Journal of Production Economics, and the International Journal of Production Research.

PhD, Industrial Engineering, New Jersey Institute of Technology, 2017
MS, Industrial Engineering, New Jersey Institute of Technology, 2014
BSE, Safety Engineering, China Jiliang University, 2011
MGT 218: Business Quantitative Methods
MGT 325: Project Management
MGT 420: Operations Management
MGT 601: Quant Methods-Business
MGT 674: Prod/Operation Management
Zhang, J., Onal, S., & Das, S. (2020), The dynamic stocking location problem – Dispersing inventory in fulfillment warehouses with explosive storage. International Journal of Production Economics. 224(June, Article 107550).
Zhang, J.,Onal, S, Das, R., Helminsky, A., & Das, S. (2019). Fulfilment time performance of online retailers – an empirical analysis. International Journal of Retail & Distribution Management, 47(5), 493-510.
Onal, S., Zhang, J., & Das, S. (2018). Product flows and decision models in Internet fulfillment warehouses, Production Planning and Control, 29(10), 791-801. DOI: 10.1080/09537287.2018.1469800
Onal, S., Zhang, J., & Das, S. (2017). Modelling and performance evaluation of explosive storage policies in Internet fulfilment warehouses. International Journal of Production Research, 55(20), 5902-5915. DOI:10.1080/00207543.2017.1304663
Zhang, J., Onal, S., & Das, S. (2017). Price differentiated channel switching in a fixed period fast fashion supply chain. International Journal of Production Economics, 193, 31-39. SOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijpe.2017.06.030
Big data analytics, Optimization, Supply chain decision support tools, Supply chain management, and Supply chains and logistics globally