Sonya Zhang is a Professor of Computer Information Systems at the College of Business Administration, Cal Poly Pomona. She received her PhD in Information Systems and Technology from Claremont Graduate University. She also holds an M.S. in Computer Science, and an MBA from Illinois State University.
Sonya’s research interests are User Experience, Web and Mobile Development, Digital Analytics, and Internet Entrepreneurship. She co-authored The Smarter Startup: A Better Approach to Online Business for Entrepreneurs (Pearson 2013). Her work appeared in Journal of Computer Information Systems, ACM Interactions, Journal of Information Systems Education, Journal of Information Technology Education, and International Journal of Healthcare Information Systems and Informatics, HICSS, AMCIS and IEEE ITNG conference proceedings.
Prior to joining academia, Sonya was a software engineer in health informatics and higher education for seven years, worked on ERP, Business Intelligence, CMS, eLearning and eHealth products/projects. With her diverse academic background and industry experience, she develops unique insights and expertise in bridging the gap between business and technology.
Dr. Sonya Zhang
Computer Information Systems Department
College of Business Administration
Cal Poly Pomona
3801 W. Temple Avenue
Pomona, CA 91768
xszhang at cpp dot edu