About Me

  • Hi, I'am Dongrui Zhao

    Graduate Student at University of Wisconsin Madison

    Grown up in China, participated in US summer exchange camp in 2010, I began my journey to explore world and define who I am. After going to University of Wisconsin-Madison, the inter-disciplinary liberal arts education in econometrics, computer science, statistics, and political science enable me to think beyond the typical constraints of a single content area, thus promoting critical thinking, creativity, and communication skills but more importantly, constant passion of learning.


M.S Econometrics and Quantitative Economics

University of Wisconsin Madison

Courses taken:

  • Econometrics I, II, III
  • Macroeconomics I, II
  • Microeconomics I
  • Introduction to Data Structure
  • Computer-Based Database Management

Year : 2016-2018

B.A, Economics, Mathematics emphasize

And Certificate in Mathematics

University of Wisconsin Madison

Courses taken:

  • Introductory Data Analysis with R
  • Introduction to the Theory of Probability
  • Introductory Applied Statistics for the Life Sciences
  • Multi-variables Calculus
  • Linear Algebra and Differential Equations

Year : 2012-2016


About my skills

Master program in Econometrics and Quantitative Economics equips me with plenty of qualitative and quantitative skills.

Moving forward to MS degree in Econometrics and Quantitative Economics, many internships and projects enable me to learn different techniques for data analysis. I truly enjoy the process of driving business insights hidden behind big data. Equipped with plenty of weapons to deal with data, I am now seeking full-time or internship positions in data analytics, business intelligence or risk management.

Work Experience

Teaching Assistant

University of Wisconsin-Madison - School of Business

  • Grade, and record 100 students’ assignments using Excel and provide feedback to professor and students
  • Prepare lecture notes using PowerPoint and facilitate in-lecture activities

Year : 2017.09-Present

Business Analyst

China CITIC Bank, Jinan, Shandong, China

  • Used SQL to transform unstructured client data into a well-structured database
  • Cooperated with business, technology, and control groups to establish effective process and system controls for data use, creation, maintenance, and cleaning
  • Processed credit assessments for several firms using online evaluation tools and provided recommendations to reduce risk

Year : 2016.6-2016.7

Marketing Research Analyst

Shangdong Heyuan Group Co. Ltd, Jinan, Shandong, China

  • Designed online survey and collected data from 1000 individuals
  • Conducted customer feedback research and analysis for product improvement using R
  • Provided presentations and reports using Tableau during weekly department meetings

Year : 2015.7-2015.8

Contact Me



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Seattle, WA