Robin Zhang

Board of Trustees


Robin joined the Board of Trustees in 2020 and has served on the Academic Enrichment Committee. She appreciates greatly the work of MISD schools for the students and the community, and would like to serve the schools in her capacity as a trustee of the Foundation.

She has been involved with MISD schools as an volunteer since 2011. She has two children, Rianna and Ethan Peng, in the Class of 2024 and 2026.

She is a Professor in the Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences at Murray State University, serving as the Chair of the Department since 2016. She joined the faculty in 2003, after a one-year appointment at the University of Saskatchewan, Canada.


  • Ph.D. University of Western Ontario, Canada, 2003
  • M.S. Chinese Academy of Sciences, 1995
  • B.S. Nanjing University, China, 1992