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Xin Zhang

Assistant Professor of Decision Science

Kimbrough 242
Phone: (931) 221-7587

Ph.D., M.A. University of Tennessee Knoxville
B.A., Central South University, China

Courses Taught at Austin Peay

DSCI 3410 Production Operations Management
DSCI 4500 Business and Economic Forecasting
QM 3110 Statistics for Business and Economics

Awards and Honors

The Citations of Excellence Top 50 papers by Emerald Management Reviews, 2009

Top-25 Hottest Articles in the Journal of Banking and Finance (Ranked #11), 2007

2nd place, INFORMS Student Paper Competition, Financial Services Section, 2007


Zhang, X  and Edirisinghe, N. C. P. (2011). Optimality conditions and solution methodology for parameter selection in DEA. International Journal of Mathematics in Operational Research.

Edirisinghe, N. C. P. and Zhang, X (2010). Input/output selection in DEA under expert information, with application to Financial Markets. European Journal of Operational Research.

Edirisinghe, N. C. P. and Zhang, X (2008). Portfolio selection under DEA-based relative financial strength indicators: case of U.S. industries. Journal of the Operational Research Society.