|Present||Professor, San Jose State University ‐ School of Global Innovation and Leadership|
Professional Service and Affiliations
|2016 - Present||Director, GLORAD Silicon Valley||2016 - Present||Editorial Board, International Journal of Innovation Studies.||2015 - Present||Associate Editor, International Journal of Innovation and Technology Management.||2014 - Present||Editorial Board, International Journal of Innovation and Technology Management.||2013 - Present||Editorial review board, IEEE Transactions on Engineering Management.||2005 - Present||Member, Academy of International Business||2004 - Present||Member, Academy of Management||2017 - 2019||Board Member, Administrative Committee. IEEE Technology and Engineering Management Society||2018||Program Chair, IEEE TEMS ISIE||2018||Track Chair, IEEE TEMSCON||2013 - 2017||Invited paper reviewer, IEEE Transactions on Engineering Management||2012 - 2017||Invited Paper Reviewer, Intl. Journal of Innovation and Technology Management||2012 - 2015||Invited paper reviewer, Research Policy||2006 - 2015||Invited paper reviewer, Technovation||2012 - 2014||Invited paper reviewer, International Journal of Technology Management||2012 - 2013||Invited paper reviewer, Management Research Review||2010 - 2013||Invited paper reviewer, Information Technologies & International Development|
Honors and Awards
- 2016: Society of Open Innovation and CSCOM conference Wonderful Paper Award
- 2016-2017: Lucas Fellowship Research Grant
- 2014-2015: Lucas Fellowship Research Grant
- 2011-2012: SJSU RSCA Grant
- 2009-2010: SJSU Junior Faculty Career Development Grant
- 2009-2010: College of Business Cost Share Funds
- 2009-2010: San Jose State University Planning Council Release Time Grant
- 2008-2009: CSU Research Grant: “Prior experience, social networks, and entrepreneurship”
- 2005-2006: Stanford University SPRIE Research Fellowship.
- 2004-2005: Alfred P. Sloan Foundation Fellowship.
- 2004-2005: Pacific Rim Research Grant, University of California research grant.
- 2003-2004: Dean’s Normative Time Fellowship, University of California, Berkeley.
- 2003-2004: Academic Progress Award, University of California, Berkeley.
- 2000-2002: Departmental Block Grant, University of California, Berkeley.
- 1995-1999: Academic Excellence Fellowship, Peking University.
|2005||PhD, University of California - Berkeley ‐ Regional Planning|
|2000||M. Econ., Peking University ‐ Regional Economics|
|1997||B.S., Peking University ‐ Urban and Regional Planning|
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IEEE Transactions on Engineering Management (2010)
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Historical, Entrepreneurial, and Supply Chain Management Perspectives on the Semiconductor ...
International Journal of Innovation and Technology Management (2010)
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