Prof. WAN William Piu (溫彪)

Ph.D. - Management (Texas A&M University) 


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Professor Wan’s research focuses on strategic management, international business, entrepreneurship, and research methods. His research has appeared in top tier journals including Academy of Management Journal, Accounting, Organizations and Society, Journal of International Business Studies, Journal of Management, Journal of Management Studies, Organization Science, and Strategic Management Journal. Prior to joining City University of Hong Kong, he was an associate professor and Trinity Company Professor of Management at Texas Tech University. Previously, he was an associate professor at Thunderbird School of Global Management. He has industry experiences in Hong Kong and California, and has taught at the undergraduate, graduate, MBA, professional MBA, and Ph.D. level.

Research Interests/Areas

  • Strategic Management
  • International Business
  • Strategic and International Entrepreneurship
  • Research Methods


Working Experience

2006 - 2012

Trinity Company Professor of Management/Associate Professor

Texas Tech University

2000 - 2006

Assistant/Associate Professor        

Thunderbird School of Global Management

Editor or Editorial Membership

PeriodOrganizer Role
7/2014 - NowJournal of Management-Associate Editor-in-Chief
2014 - NowGroup & Organization Management-Editorial Board Member
2009 - NowJournal of Management Studies-Editorial Board Member
2006 - NowJournal of World Business-Editorial Board Member
2004 - NowAcademy of Management Journal-Editorial Board Member
2009 - 2015Journal of International Business Studies-Editorial Board Member
2008 - 2014Journal of Management-Editorial Board Member
2010 - 2013Management and Organization Review-Consulting Editor
2008 - 2010Management and Organization Review-Editorial Board Member


  • Best Reviewer Award 2015 - Academy of Management Journal 
  • Best Reviewer Award 2011 - Academy of Management Journal
  • Best Reviewer Award 2010 - Management and Organization Review
  • Best Paper Award Strategy/ OT/IM Track 2009 - Southern Management Association Annual Meetings
  • Best Reviewer Award 2009 - Academy of Management Journal
  • Best Reviewer Award 2008 - Academy of Management Journal
  • Best Reviewer Award 2007 - Academy of Management Journal
  • Best Reviewer Award 2006 - Academy of Management Journal
  • Farmer Best Dissertation Award Finalist 2001 - Academy of International Business