Dr. LI Yanzhi David (李彥志博士)

PhD - Logistics Management (The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology)
BSc - Computer Science (Tsinghua University)

Associate Professor

Dr. LI Yanzhi David (李彥志博士)

Contact Information

Address: 7-277, Lau Ming Wai Academic Building
City University of Hong Kong
Phone: +852 34427253
Fax: +852 34420189
E-mail:
yanzhili@cityu.edu.hk

Yanzhi Li (David) is an Associate Professor of Management Science and Marketing at College of Business, City University of Hong Kong. He received his BSc in Computer Science from Tsinghua University and PhD degree in Industrial Engineering and Logistics Management from Hong Kong University of Science and Technology. His research interests include: (1) Interface research between Operations and Marketing, such as assortment planning, channel management, and advertising. 2) Solving practice-triggered challenging problems with analytics and optimization and developing actionable plans and systems.   (3) Sustainability and innovation. One of his co-authored papers on sustainability has been listed as an ISI highly cited in 2014. Yanzhi has provided consulting services to firms in Hong Kong and mainland China, and is currently working on data-driven projects spanning logistics, retailing, e-commerce and health care operations. His papers have appeared in Marketing Science, M&SOM, POM, and some other journals. 

Awards

Award Title Institution
College Excellent PhD Supervisor Award 2016 City University of Hong Kong
JFIG Paper Competition Finalist, 2011 INFORMS
College Research Award 2009 City University of Hong Kong
Excellent Graduate Scholarship, 2006 IIE (HK)
Excellent Graduate, 2002 Tsinghua University

Teaching Activities (past 6 academic years)

Academic Year Level Title
2018-2019 Postgraduate Degree Supply Chain Management
2017-2018 Postgraduate Degree Supply Chain Management
2016-2017 Postgraduate Degree Supply Chain Management
2015-2016 Postgraduate Degree Applied Research Project
    Supply Chain Management
2014-2015 Bachelor's Degree e-Business
  Postgraduate Degree Supply Chain Management
2013-2014 Bachelor's Degree e-Business
  Postgraduate Degree Supply Chain Management

Administrative Assignments

Period Name Position
3/2013 - Now MSc Operations and Supply Chain Programme Program Director

Consultancy Experience and Executive Training

Year Client Role
2016 HNA Logistics Developed and delivered a one-day workshop on Logistics Management
2015 VF (a S&P 500 company) Developed and delivered a two-day workshop on Strategic Sourcing

Professional Activities

Period Client Country Role
4/2016 - Now POMS Hong Kong Chapter China (Hong Kong) Treasurer
3/2013 - 2/2015 Hong Kong Transport Logistics Training Board China Member

External Academic Activities

Period Organizer Country Role
6/2008 - 5/2010 IIE China (Hong Kong) Executive Member

Publications

Journal Publications and Reviews
Conference Papers
Chapters, Conference Papers, Creative and Literary Works