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Dr. ZUO Zhiya


Assistant Professor

6-268, Lau Ming Wai Academic Building, City University of Hong Kong
+852 34428491
+852 34420370

Research Areas

Social Media
Virtual Teams
Online Communities
Social and Business Networks


PhD - Information Science (University of Iowa)
BE - Automation (Tongji University)


Journal Publications and Reviews

Wang, Xi; Zuo, Zhiya; Tong, Xing; Zhu, Yushan / Talk more about yourself: a data-driven extended theory of reasoned action for online health communities. September 2022; In: Information Technology and Management.

Li, Qilan; Zuo, Zhiya; Zhang, Yang; Wang, Xi / Exploring sentiment divergence on migrant workers through the lens of Sina Weibo. September 2022; In: Internet Research.

李惠; 王熙; 左治亚 / 多目标下航天产品生产车间柔性资源配置与调度集成优化. April 2022; In: 中国管理科学.

Zuo, Zhiya; Zhao, Kang / Understanding and predicting future research impact at different career stages—A social network perspective. April 2021; In: Journal of the Association for Information Science and Technology. Vol. 72, No. 4, pp. 454-472

Fennell, Peter G.; Zuo, Zhiya; Lerman, Kristina / Predicting and explaining behavioral data with structured feature space decomposition. June 2019; In: EPJ Data Science. Vol. 8, No. 1

Qian, Haifeng; Zhao, Kang; Zuo, Zhiya / Thinking in Public about Public Affairs: Rejoinder. May 2019; In: Policy Studies Journal. Vol. 47, No. S1, pp. S186-S188

Zuo, Zhiya; Qian, Haifeng; Zhao, Kang / Understanding the Field of Public Affairs through the Lens of Ranked Ph.D. Programs in the United States. May 2019; In: Policy Studies Journal. Vol. 47, No. S1, pp. S159-S180

Zhao, Kang; Zuo, Zhiya; Blackhurst, Jennifer / Modelling supply chain adaptation for disruptions: An empirically grounded complex adaptive systems approach. March 2019; In: Journal of Operations Management. Vol. 65, No. 2, pp. 190-212

Zuo, Zhiya; Zhao, Kang; Ni, Chaoqun / Standing on the shoulders of giants?: Faculty hiring in information schools. February 2019; In: Journal of Informetrics. Vol. 13, No. 1, pp. 341-353

Zuo, Zhiya; Zhao, Kang / The more multidisciplinary the better?: The prevalence and interdisciplinarity of research collaborations in multidisciplinary institutions. August 2018; In: Journal of Informetrics. Vol. 12, No. 3, pp. 736-756

Zuo, Zhiya; Zhao, Kang / Collaboration matters: Faculty hiring in information school. 2018; In: Proceedings of the Association for Information Science and Technology. Vol. 55, No. 1, pp. 965-966

Zuo, Zhiya; Zhao, Kang / Systematic investigation of sex disparity in multidisciplinary institutions: a case study of U.S. iSchools. October 2017; In: Proceedings of the Association for Information Science and Technology. Vol. 54, No. 1, pp. 857-858

Zuo, Zhiya; Zhao, Kang; Eichmann, David / The state and evolution of U.S. iSchools: From talent acquisitions to research outcome. May 2017; In: Journal of the Association for Information Science and Technology. Vol. 68, No. 5, pp. 1266-1277

Sun, Sheng; Zuo, Zhiya; Li, Guo-Zheng; Yang, Xiaobo / Subhealth state classification with AdaBoost learner. October 2013; In: International Journal of Functional Informatics and Personalised Medicine. Vol. 4, No. 2, pp. 167-179

Conference Papers

Wang, Yahan; Zuo, Zhiya; Wang, Xi / Digital Humanities in the Job Market. October 2021; 84th Annual Meeting of the Association of Information Science & Technology, 30/10/2021 - 02/11/2021, Salt Lake, United States. pp. 857-859

Tan, Tianyi; Huang, Teng; Wang, Xi; Zuo, Zhiya / A preliminary investigation of COVID-19 transmission in the United States by incorporating social media sentiments. October 2020; 83rd Annual Meeting of the Association for Information Science and Technology (AM20), 22/10/2020 - 01/11/2020, Pittsburgh, United States.

Zuo, Zhiya; Wang, Xi; Eichmann, David; Zhao, Kang / Research Collaborations in Multidisciplinary Institutions: a Case Study of iSchools. April 2016; 25th International World Wide Web Conference (WWW2016), 11/04/2016 - 15/04/2016, Montreal, Canada. pp. 443-448

Chapters, Conference Papers, Creative and Literary Works

Zhou, Jie ; Zuo, Zhiya; Wang, Xi; Zhang, Xiuhua / Investigating the Multihoming of Initial Exchange Offerings. July 2022; PACIS 2022 Proceedings.

Xu, Yue; Huang, Teng; Zuo, Zhiya; Wang, Xi / Social Media Sentiment and COVID-19 Transmission: Results from a Time-varying SIR Model. June 2021; PACIS 2021 Proceedings.

Li, Qilan; Cui, Maoxin; Zuo, Zhiya; Wang, Xi / Sentiment Diffusion of Social Inequality in Microblogs: A Case Study of “Migrant Worker” in Sina Weibo. July 2020; The Proceedings of Nineteenth Wuhan International Conference on E-Business. pp. 472-473

Zuo, Zhiya; Zhao, Kang / A Graphical Model for Topical Impact over Time. June 2018; Proceedings of the 18th ACM/IEEE Joint Conference on Digital Libraries. pp. 405-406

Huang, Li; Yan, Shixing; Yuan, Jiamin; Zuo, Zhiya; Xu, Fuping; Lin, Yanzhao; Yang, Mary Qu; Yang, Zhimin; Li, Guo-Zheng / Comparing of feature selection and classification methods on report-based subhealth data. December 2016; Proceedings - 2016 IEEE International Conference on Bioinformatics and Biomedicine. pp. 1356-1358

Wang, Xi; Zuo, Zhiya; Zhang, Yang; Zhao, Kang; Chang, Yung-Chun; Chou, Chin-Shun / Investigating Regional Prejudice in China Through the Lens of Weibo. November 2016; Social Informatics: 8th International Conference, Proceedings. pp. 500-513

Wang, Xi; Zuo, Zhiya; Zhao, Kang / The evolution and diffusion of user roles in online health communities: A social support perspective. October 2015; PROCEEDINGS - 2015 IEEE International Conference on Healthcare Informatics: ICHI 2015. pp. 48-56

Wang, Xi; Zuo, Zhiya; Zhao, Kang / The evolution of user roles in online health communities: A social support perspective. July 2015; PACIS 2015 Proceedings.

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