College of Management and Technology
Dr. Shao serves Walden University as a core faculty member in the College of Management and Technology. In that role, he teaches information technology (IT) courses at both undergraduate and graduate levels. He also serves as a mentor for the Doctor of IT program. Professionally, Dr. Shao has over 18 years of experience in the area of infrastructure and system design, programming, analysis, and management in both U.S. aerospace and defense sector and academic environment. His academic experience includes over 15 years of higher education teaching in the fields of business administration, computer science and engineering.
Dr. Shao research interests include: distributed systems and cloud computing, business intelligence and data analytics, network, systems and cybersecurity in business enterprises, and theoretical foundation in computer science and engineering such as quantum computing or theory of computation.