Zhu Zhang is the Newman Post-Doctoral Fellow at the OU Institute for U.S.-China Issues in the College of International Studies. She conducts her research in comparative politics with a focus on Asian politics and political economy.
Before joining CIS, Zhu was a pre-doctoral fellow at Stanford University. She received her Ph.D. in Political Science from Tulane University in 2021 and holds an M.A. in International Affairs from the Pennsylvania State University and a B.A. in History (minor in Chinese Literature) from Shanghai Normal University. Between 2011-2013, She worked as a junior research scholar at Arizona State University, where her work focused on science and technology policy.