Ruohui Zhao is an Associate Professor at University of Macau. She received her PhD in criminology and criminal justice from University of Nebraska at Omaha in 2007. Her research interests include juvenile delinquency, domestic violence, corrections, and crime control in China. Her work has appeared in the following journals Social Forces, Justice Quarterly, Journal of Research in Crime and Delinquency, Criminal Justice and Behavior, Journal of Criminal Justice, Journal of Contemporary Criminal Justice, Deviant Behavior, International Journal of Offender Therapy and Comparative Criminology, and Policing.
Dr.Zhao is a founding member and executive board member of Asian Criminological Society. She was the receipient of the Third Macau Humanity and Social Science Research Award, second place (paper award), in 2012. Her PhD dissertation was among the ProQuest Most-Accessed Dissertations and Theses in May, 2018.