Jia Zhang is an Associate Research Professor in the area of Software Engineering at
Carnegie Mellon University’s Silicon Valley campus. Her recent research interests center
on service oriented computing, with a focus on collaborative scientific workflows,
Internet of Things, service oriented architecture, semantic service discovery, and
service-oriented software reuse. She has co-authored one textbook titled "Services
Computing" and has published over 120 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). Zhang is Program
Vice Chair of IEEE International Conference on Web Services (ICWS).
Previously at the Northern Illinois University as a tenured Associate Professor of
computer science, Zhang taught 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
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.
Refereed Journal Papers
Refereed Book Chapters
Highly Selective, Peer-Refereed Conference Publications
Sensor Data as a Service - A Federated Platform for Mobile Data-Centric Service Development and Sharing (with Bob Iannucci, Mark Hennessy, Kaushik Gopal, Sean Xiao, Sumeet Kumar, David Pfeffer, Basmah Aljedia, Yuan Ren, Martin Griss, Steven Rosenberg, Jordan Cao, and Anthony Rowe), IEEE 10th International Conference on Services Computing (SCC) (2013)
Selected Papers in Conference Proceedings Fully Reviewed Prior to Publication
iNIU – A Services Portal for NIU Students (with Raghu Reddy Ariga, Karthik Akula, Shreya Reddy Gujjala, Momtazul Karim, and Shishira Ramesh), Proceedings of IEEE International Conference on Services Computing (SCC) (2008)