Zhuo Chen


  • University of Wisconsin- Madison 2014
Research Area

Urban geography, transportation and logistic sector, sustainable development, business geography, Taiwan


Research and work experience 


      The Effect of Consumers’ Lifestyle on Trade Area Size, Fall 2013 to Spring 2014

      The Competitiveness of China and U.S. Air Carriers in Bilateral Air Transport Market, Fall 2014

      Low-temperature logistics cooperation between Taiwan and mainland, Fall 2015- now

      Research Assistant

  • ReBuild Project of Pro. Heidi Hausermann, Pennsylvania State University Department of Geography, Spring 2011
  • CCLONG project and ALCCAR project of Pro. Petra Tschakert and Leah Bug, PSU Department of Geography ,Summer and Fall 2011
  • Visiting student, National Chiao Tung University, Hsinchu, Taiwan, Summer 2015.


  • Esri China, Summer 2012


  • Division of University Housing at UW- Madison, Spring 2013
  • Teaching Assistant, University of Illinois- Urbana Champaign, Fall 2015 -now


Honors and Scholarships

  • Scholar of the Penn State Schreyer Honors College
  • Dean’s Freshman Scholarship from College of Earth and Mineral Science, PSU
  • John G. Miller Memorial Scholarship from College of EMS, PSU
  • Kohn Scholarship for undergraduate education in geography from Department of Geography, Spring 2014, UW-Madison
  • Beatty Fellowship from Department of Geography, 2014- 2015, UIUC



  • Proficient with the use of Arc GIS and Microsoft Office.
  • Fluent in English, native speaker of Chinese