Teresa Wu

Professor

Dr. Teresa Wu is a professor of Industrial Engineering, School of Computing, Informatics, Decision Systems Engineering at Arizona State University, which she joined in 2001. She is also appointed as a professor of radiology (courtesy appointment) at College of Medicine, Mayo Clinic. She is the founding co-director of ASU-Mayo Center for Innovative Imaging. Her research interests include health informatics, swarm intelligent algorithms for distributed decisions. Her research has been sponsored by NSF, DoD, NIH, DOE, DoED.

Dr. Wu works closely with industry, has been participating several industrial projects for Intel, IBM, Amgen and Mayo Clinic. Her research collaborators in health informatics are from Mayo Clinic, Banner Alzheimer Institute, Barrow Neurological Institute, Washington University, University of Virginia.

Academic Experience

  • Co-Director, ASU-Mayo Center for Innovative Imaging, 2018 – present
  • Associate Director, Arizona State University, School of Computing, Informatics, Decision Systems Engineering, 2017-2018
  • Professor, Arizona State University, School of Computing, Informatics, Decision Systems Engineering, 2014 – present
  • Associate Professor, Arizona State University, School of Computing, Informatics, Decision Systems Engineering, 2006 – 2014
  • Professor, Mayo Clinic, Department of Radiology, 2018 – present
  • Associate Professor, Mayo Clinic, Department of Radiology, 2011 – 2018
  • Visiting Professor, IBM China Research Lab (CRL), June, 2008 – Dec., 2008
  • Visiting Professor, Tsinghua University, June, 2008 – Dec., 2008
  • Assistant Professor, Arizona State University, Department of Industrial Engineering,  2001 – 2006

Education

  • Ph.D., Dept. of Industrial and Systems Engineering, University of Iowa.
  • M.S., Dept. of Mechanical and Automation Engineering, BeiHang University, Beijing, China.
  • B.S., Dept. of Mechanical and Automation Engineering, BeiHang University, Beijing, China.

Honors and Awards

  • NSF Faculty Early Development (CAREER) Award, 2003
  • ASU Tenure and Promotion Exemplar, 2006
  • AFOSR Summer Faculty Fellow, 2010, 2011
  • Ira Fulton Schools of Engineering Exemplar, 2016
  • ASU PLuS Fellow on Global Health, 2016 – 2020
  • School of Computing, Informatics, Decision Systems Engineering Best Researcher Senior, 2017
  • IBM 2017 Faculty Award
  • IISE Fellow, 2020 –