Zhen Lian

Zhen Lian

Ph.D. Candidate

Cornell University/Cornell Tech

zl458 at cornell.edu

Teaching experience

  • NCC 5080: Managing Operations Cornell MBA Core Spring 2021
    • Review session instructor
    • I developed instructional materials and taught 2-hour lectures biweekly. My lectures include the fundamentals in operations, with a focus on case studies and technical content.
  • NCCY 5080: Operations Management Cornell Tech MBA Core Fall 2018
    • Teaching assistant
    • The course covered operations concepts through examples of e-commerce platforms and urban technology, which inspired me to develop a case study on smart transportation.
  • NBA 6410: Supply Chain Strategy Cornell MBA Elective Spring 2018
    • Teaching assistant
    • The course covered topics on supply chain management. I graded homework assignments, conducted office hours, and supervised group case studies.
  • NCC 5080: Managing Operations Cornell MBA Core Spring 2017
    • Teaching assistant
    • The course focused on spreadsheet modeling. I graded group projects, held office hours, and helped students learn advanced features and tools in Microsoft Excel such as Solver.