Zheng Shi

Zheng Shi

Team Lead, Data Science | Ph.D., Machine Learning & Optimization

Zheng Shi is a team lead and technical leader in data science and artificial intelligence at IBM. His areas of interests include machine learning, deep learning, optimization, algorithm development, and data analytics.

Zheng received his Ph.D. degree in 2022 and worked as a part-time research assistant (2016-2022) on designing and analyzing machine learning algorithms at Lehigh University. Zheng joined IBM as a data scientist in 2013. Prior to joining IBM, he received his M.S. in operations research from Lehigh University.

Zheng was born and raised in Qingxu (Est. 497 BC) of China, and earned two undergraduate degrees, B.Econ in Finance from Nankai University and B.A. in English from Tianjin University.

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  • Ph.D. Machine Learning and Optimization, 2022

    Lehigh University

  • M.S. in Operations Research, 2013

    Lehigh University

  • B.Econ. in Finance, 2009

    Nankai University, China

  • B.A. in English Literature, 2009

    Tianjin University, China