Department of
Information Technology

Dr. Jack Zheng's Work Website

Research Interests

Generally, I am interested in information technologies and systems for human-centered information processing (transactional or analytical, at individual, group and organizational levels).

Projects and Creative Activities

Applied Research in IT

IT Education and Curriculum Development


  1. K-12 IT Education: data technology literacy, coding for Arts.
  2. "Coding for Arts" summer camp (Jun 26-30, 2023): kids learn to draw digital pictures through computer coding techniques. It is a unique experience with computer coding applied to energize kids’ artistic talent and creativity. view students' SVG art works on the camp website.

  3. Data and BI related program and curriculum development
  4. Open educational resources development for IT courses

Interactive Data and Information

The primary goal of Interactive data and information is to analyze, evaluate, and design systems and applications that facilitate human processing of data and information through an interactive process arocss various types of devices. It is an inter-discipline area that involves:

Jack Zheng: research interest


  1. Data visualization and interaction on super size screens
  2. "Data Visualization for Business Intelligence" book chapter
  3. Multidimensional Perceptual Maps -