Hao Zhihong is a doctor and lecturer.
She teaches Computer Networking Technology, Mechanical and Electrical Systems for Intelligent Control Technology, and Industrial Microcomputers for the OUC.
After she earned a doctorate from the University of Science and Technology Beijing in January 2010, she was assigned to teach at the OUC.

She is mainly occupied in the research of time-delay control, intelligent control, and distance education.
Projects she has participated in include the Natural Science Foundation of China, the Inner Mongolia Natural Science Fund and the National Education Science of the 11th Five-Year Plan 2010 key project research.
She has published more than 20 academic papers in ACTA AUTOMATICA SINICA, Control Theory and Applications and other periodicals.
She was awarded the Excellent Doctorate Dissertation Prize from USTB.