SMS China Forum

The Strategic Management Society is delighted to launch a new virtual initiative to reach Scholars in China and the region this academic year in partnership with Sun Yat-Sen University and Quarterly Journal Management (QJM). 

Editors’ Panel – Publishing China-Related Research in SMS Journals

October 22, 2021 from 8:00pm - 10pm CDT (UTC -5) 
Please join organizers Heli Wang (Singapore Management University) and Runtian Jing (Shanghai Jiaotong University) for the second session in this series. 

In this webinar, several current and past editors/associate editors of SMS journals (Strategic Management Journal, Strategic Entrepreneurship Journal, and Global Strategy Journal) as well as Quarterly Journal of Management (QJM, 管理学季刊 in Chinese) will share their thoughts about the opportunities and challenges for publishing China-related management research. The panellists will provide concrete examples of issues that Chinese scholars typically face when trying to publish their research in these journals. In addition, some of the panellists have experiences editing/publishing in both English and Chinese management Journals, and they will share thoughts about bridging the gap between publishing in English vs. Chinese journals. The guest panellists are: Dan Li (Indiana University, former associate editor and currently special issue editor of GSJ), Jiao Luo (University of Minnesota, associate editor of SMJ), Brian Wu (University of Michigan, associate editor of SEJ and former associate editor of SMJ), Tieying Yu (Boston College, associate editor of QJM and Journal of Management), and Yue Zhou (University of Michigan, associate editor of SMJ). 

The webinar will be conducted in Mandarin.

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Heli Wang
Singapore Management University
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Jing Runtian
Shanghai Jiao Tong Univeristy
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Dan Li
Indiana University
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Jiao Luo
University of Minnesota
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Brian Wu
University of Michigan
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Tieying Yu
Boston College
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Yue Maggie Zhou
University of Michigan

Learn from Others' Experiences: How to Manage the Early Stage of an Academic Career

September 10, 2021 from 8:00pm  - 10:00pm CDT (UTC -5) 

Please join organizers Yan "Anthea" Zhang (Rice University) and Xinchun Li (Sun Yat-Sen University) for the first session in this series. 

In recent years, many universities in China have adopted a tenure system. In this webinar, a group of junior and mid-career faculty from premier business schools in China are invited to share their early career experiences. The guest panelists are: Wei “Vivian” Guo (China Europe International Business School), Weiwen Li (Sun Yat-Sen University), Xibao Li (Tsinghua University), Yu Li (University of International Business and Economics), Xiwei Yi (Peking University), Qinqin Zheng (Fudan University), and Weiguo Zhong (Peking University). The panel will cover the following questions: (1) How to make the transition from a doctoral student to a junior faculty? (2) How to balance research, teaching and professional services as a junior faculty? (3) How to integrate management theories and China’s contexts in academic research? And (4) How to build and maintain effective coauthor relationships?

The webinar will be conducted in Mandarin. 

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Yan Anthea Zhang
Rice University
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Xinchun Li
Sun Yat-sen University
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Wei Guo
China Europe International Business School
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Weiwen Li
Sun Yat-Sen University
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Yu Li
University of International Business and Economics
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Xiwei Yi
Peking University
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Qinqin Zheng
Fudan University
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Weiguo Zhong
Peking University