Professor of Management Practice, CEIBS
Dr. Gong Yan is Professor of Management Practice at CEIBS. Before joining CEIBS, he was an assistant professor of strategy and entrepreneurship at the Paul Merage School of Business, University of California, Irvine.
Dr. Gong’s research focuses on capabilities, routines and unexpected events in entrepreneurial firms. His current research explores how new firms develop routines and capabilities, and how they respond to surprising events in entrepreneurial processes. His research has appeared in the Academy of Management Review, Journal of Technology Transfer, Academy of Management Best Paper Proceedings, Handbook of Organizational Routines, and Frontiers of Entrepreneurship Research. He was a finalist for the 2006 INFORMS/Organization Science Dissertation Proposal Competition.
Dr. Gong has taught Entrepreneurial Management, Global Business, Business Strategy, and Complex Organisations to the full-time and other professional MBA programmes at CEIBS and UC-Irvine. He received a Bachelor degree from Hunan University, China; an MBA degree from Zhejiang University, China; and a Ph.D. in management from the University of Wisconsin-Madison.
- 2007, Ph.D.in Management, University of Wisconsin-Madison, USA
- 2001, MBA, Zhejiang University, China
- 1994, B.Eng., Hunan University, China
- Entrepreneurial Learning
- Organisational Learning
- Capabilities and Routines
- Mergers and Acquisitions
- Business Strategy
- Global Strategy
- Technology Strategy
- Organisation Theory