Ph.D., National University of Singapore, Singapore, 2001-2005
B. Mgmt., Shandong University, China, 1997-2001
Certificate in Fashion Design, Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts, Singapore, 2003-2005
Dr. Heng Xu joined IST as an assistant professor in August 2006. She is a recipient of the NSF Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) Award (2010 - 2015) and the endowed PNC Technologies Career Development Professorship (2010 - 2013).
She received her Ph.D. in information systems from the School of Computing at the National University of Singapore. Her Ph.D. dissertation, “Privacy Considerations in the Location Based Services,” was a runner up for the 2006 ACM SIGMIS Doctoral Dissertation Award Competition.