Hong Zhuang

Dr. Hong Zhuang is an associate professor of economics and director of the Bureau of Business and Economic Research at the Judd Leighton School of Business and Economics. Prior to her appointment to the Leighton School faculty, Dr. Zhuang taught at the University of Oregon. She is a member of the Chinese Economists Society, Eastern Economic Association, and Midwest Economic Association. 

Her teaching interests include:

  • Introduction to Macroeconomics
  • Introduction to Statistics (face-to-face and online)
  • Introduction to Econometrics
  • International Economics
  • Advanced Undergraduate Seminar in Economics

Her research interests include:

  • International Economics
  • Macroeconomics
  • Development Economics
  • Applied Econometrics

Awards:

  • Online Course Development Fund, Indiana University South Bend, 2017.
  • Software and Equipment for Engagement and Discovery Grant, Indiana University South Bend, December 2016.
  • SBE Faculty Development Research Fellowship shared with Dr. Guanlin Gao, 2016, Judd Leighton School of Business and Economics, Indiana University South Bend
  • Faculty Research Grant, 2016, Indiana University South Bend
  • Faculty-in-Residence Grant, 2015, Judd Leighton School of Business and Economics, Indiana University South Bend
  • UCET/FACET Faculty Development Grant, 2012, Indiana University South Bend
  • Excellence in Teaching Award, 2010 - 2015, Judd Leighton School of Business and Economics, Indiana University South Bend
  • Excellence in Research Award, 2011 - 2015, Judd Leighton School of Business and Economics, Indiana University South Bend
  • Excellence in Service Award, 2010 - 2015, Judd Leighton School of Business and Economics Indiana University South Bend
  • IU Overseas Conference Travel Grant, 2012, Indiana University
  • SBE Faculty Development Research Fellowship, 2011, School of Business and Economics, Indiana University South Bend
  • Trustee’s Teaching Award, 2011, Indiana University South Bend