Yu Amy Xia is an Associate Professor of Business Analytics. She received a Ph.D. in Business Administration from Washington State University, a Master of Science Degree in Statistics from Washington State University, a Master of Engineering Degree in Management Science-Finance from Antai Business School of Shanghai Jiaotong University in Shanghai China, and a Bachelor of Engineering Degree in Electronic Engineering-Automatic Control from Huazhong University of Science and Technology in Wuhan China. Prior to her appointment with William & Mary, she was a faculty member at Northeastern University, where she taught courses in Operations Management and Supply Chain Management. Prior to earning her Ph.D., she worked at the Off-shore Banking Department at the Headquarter of China Merchants Bank.
Dr. Xia’s research interests include supply chain management, sustainability, sourcing planning, risk management and scheduling. She has published scholarly work in various journals such as Management Science, Production and Operations Management, European Journal of Operational Research, Omega, and IIE Transactions.