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Han Zhang is an Assistant Lecturer in Decision Making and Risk Management at the School of Strategy and Leadership, Coventry University. She is the Module Leader for Data Mining Methodologies and Applications on the Business Analytics courses at Coventry Business School. Prior to joining Coventry University, she worked at a middle-sized trading company in dealing with the steel-related products as Sales Manager for five years. Han Zhang is undertaking her PhD program in Supply Chain Management. Her research focuses on advanced technologies application in the manufacturing context such as supply chain management, operations management, blockchain, Industry 4.0 and circular economy. Her research work has been published in European Conference Knowledge Management in 2021.


Research Interests

Her research examines blockchain adoption in supply chain and mainly focuses on the application in manufacturing context. Specifically, she is enthusiastic in advanced technologeis implemenation in the steel manufacturing. Her contribution is to promote automation development in manufactruing toward UN SDGs and facilitate better decision-making, providing insights into the future and solve industrial, societal problems etc. Her research scope are in the following areas:

  • International Trade in developing and emerging markets
  • Big Data and business decisions using Quantitative techniques and analysis
  • Business forecasting using Predictive Modelling and analytic techniques-( Logistic Regression, Decision Trees, Neural Networks)
  • Business modelling, Operations management using Multi Criteria Decision Modelling (Bayesian, AHP, Scenario Planning etc.)
  • Business strategy and analytics using Statistical methods and econometric analysis (SPSS, Advanced Excel etc.)
  • Operational improvement, Business performance optimization


Education/Academic qualification

PhD Supply Chain Management - At present, Coventry University (2023)

PGCert Academic Practice in Higher Education (APHE)- Coventry University (2022)

MSc (Distinction) International Business Management - Coventry University (2019)

BA E-commerce - Hubei University of Education (2011)


Teaching Responsibilities

Undergraduate Modules

Continuous Professional Development Module

Undergraduate Dissertation Supervision Module

1SKILL UK Study Skills Module

Postgraduate Modules

7035SSLData Mining Methodologies and Applications Module



Expertise related to UN Sustainable Devlopment Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 8 - Decent Work and Economic Growth
  • SDG 12 - Responsible Consumption and Production


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