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Prof. Kun ZHANG

Prof. Kun ZHANG

Assistant Professor

kunzhang@ust.hk

Academic Qualifications

  • Ph.D. University of Colorado at Boulder, Strategy and Entrepreneurship
  • M.Sc. London School of Economics and Political Science, Management Science (Decision Sciences)
  • B.Sc. Davidson College, North Carolina, Mathematics Cum Laude with Economics Minor

ACADEMIC AND PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

  • The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Department of Management, Assistant Professor, 2020 - present.

  • Peking University HSBC Business School (PHBS), Assistant Professor, 2019 - 2020.


PUBLICATIONS

Refereed Journal Publications (Chronological, alphabetical)

  • Tong. T., K. Zhang, Z. He, & Y. Zhang. 2018. What determines the duration of patent examination in China? Evidence from the Population of Invention Patent Applications at the SIPO. Research Policy, 47(3):583-591.

Book Chapters

  • Zhang, K., Reuer, J.J. & Morales, F. 2020. Attracting knowledge workers to high-tech ventures: A signaling perspective on employee mobility. In Tzabbar, D. and Cirillo, B. (Ed.) Employee Inter- and Intra-Firm Mobility (Advances in Strategic Management, Vol. 41), Emerald Publishing Limited, pp. 415-431.


REVIEW ACTIVITIES

  • Ad Hoc reviewer:

    • Academy of Management Annual Meeting

    • Strategic Management Society Annual Meeting


RESEARCH INTERESTS

  • Corporate Strategy

  • Innovation

  • Entrepreneurship

  • IP Management


HONORS AND AWARDS

  • 2020. Academy of Management IM Division Best Reviewer Award