Yanchong (Karen) Zheng

Yanchong (Karen) Zheng is currently the Sloan School Career Development Professor and an Associate Professor of Operations Management at the MIT Sloan School of Management. She received her PhD degree from Stanford University, and her BS and MS degrees from Tsinghua University in China. 

Yanchong (Karen) Zheng, Associate Professor of Operations Management, MIT Sloan School of Management

Featured Research

Areas of Interest

  • Supply chain transparency and information sharing
  • Environmentally and socially responsible operations
  • Smallholder agricultural supply chains
  • Behavioral operations management

Media Highlights

A fresh look at food safety

How farmer organizations play a role in food safety

Optimizing Online Auctions

How technology can help to alleviate poverty among smallholder farmers, one bid at a time