Dongfang Zhao

Dr. Dongfang Zhao, Assistant Professor

  • Address: CSE 291
    Paul G. Allen Center
    185 E Stevens Way NE
    Seattle, WA 98195

  • Email: dzhao(at)


Since 2023, I've been a tenure-track assistant professor of computer science at the University of Washington, where I'm affiliated with the UWDB Group, the TCSS Program, and the eScience Institute. Previously, I completed my postdoctoral fellowship at the School of Computer Science & Engineering and had the privilege of working under the guidance of Prof. Magdalena Balazinska. Prior to relocating to the United States, I earned my diploma in mathematical statistics from the Katholieke Universiteit Leuven in Belgium.



In Autumn 2023, I teach I have been the instructor of the following courses: I have been the academic advisor of the following students (degree, graduation year, name, first employment):