Zhuowen Chen is a PhD candidate at the Business School of Worcester Polytechnic Institute, specializing in circular economy, supply chain management, sustainability, and blockchain. Her research explores the intricate intersections of safety and environmental factors within these domains, with an emphasis on the framework of a circular economy. Employing advanced modeling techniques and strategic decision-making, Ms. Chen’s work addresses the dynamic nature of these systems. She has been published in various publications, including Resource Conservation and Recycling and Global Challenge. She earned a master of science degree from Miami Herbert Business School. She can be reached at email@example.com.