Assistant Professor, Industrial Engineering

426 Rogers Hall

Human Factors / Ergonomics

Office Hours Spring 2016:
Tuesdays and Thursdays, 2:30 to 3:30 pm

PhD in industrial engineering from the University at Buffalo, SUNY.

Master’s and Bachelor’s degrees both came from the Beijing Forestry University.

At Oregon State since 2015.

Research Interests: 

Xinhui Zhu’s research centers around three themes: 1) occupational safety, 2) usability of products and environments across diverse user populations, and 3) development of new assessment tools to assist with data collection in ergonomics studies. Her research areas include human factors/ergonomics in health care and forestry industries, and office ergonomics.
Dr. Zhu has published articles in journals including Ergonomics and Journal of Electromyography and Kinesiology. She also has presented her research work at conferences such as the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society (HFES) annual meeting and the American Urogynecologic Society (AUGS) and International Urogynecological Association (IUGA) annual meeting.