Assistant Professor Xiaohua (Awa) Zhu recently earned tenure and will be promoted to associate professor Aug. 1. She’s been with the School of Information Sciences since 2012. She will also be awarded the 2019 College of Communications and Information Faculty Teaching award in the fall.
We are taking a look back at Zhu’s journey to where she is now as a way to celebrate her achievements. Zhu, a native of China, agreed to share a little bit about where she came from – literally, as well as academically and personally.