Jane Zhao

Jane Zhao
  • Associate Professor
  • Management and Entrepreneurship academic area

Contact Info

Capitol Federal Hall, Room 4134


Ph.D., University of Michigan
M.S., University of Oklahoma
B.E., Tsinghua University, China


Research interests:

  • Innovation capability and motivation
  • knowledge creation, innovation, and new product development
  • knowledge transfer
  • multilevel perspective on firm knowledge, knowledge transfer, and knowledge creation
  • collective motivation
  • strategic HR management
  • networks and business groups
  • emerging economies


• University of Kansas
MBA Strategic Management
MBA Management and Technology I & II
MBA Entry and Operating Strategies for Doing Business in China, study abroad program
Undergraduate Business Policy and Strategy, capstone course
• University of Michigan
Undergraduate Corporate Strategy, capstone course
• Tsinghua University
Undergraduate Automotive Structure (taught in English)