Dr Joseph Yan

DPhil, BCom(Hons) and BCom.

Biography

Joseph is a Lecturer (Assistant Professor) of International Business at the Department of Management and International Business. Prior to joining the University of Auckland, he taught at Monash University in Melbourne, Australia, where he earned his Doctorate and Bachelor (with Honours) degrees. Joseph's reserach focuses on organisational institutionalism and global strategy.

 

Research | Current

Selected publications:

Yan, Z. J., Zhu, J. C., Fan, D., & Kalfadellis, P. (2020). Multinational enterprises and home country institutional pressure. Journal of Management Inquiry, forthcoming.

Yan, Z. J., Zhu, J. C., Fan, D., & Kalfadellis, P. (2018). An institutional work view toward the internationalization of emerging market firms. Journal of World Business, 53(5), 670-682.

Fan, D., Su, Y., Yan, Z. J. (2019). Managing Expatriate of emerging multinational: An institutional work perspective. In Y. Liu (Eds.), Research Handbook of International Talent Management: 108-144. Edward Elgar Publishing.

 

Academic conference presentations: 

2019 - 16th International Conference on Business Management, Melbourne, Australia.

2019 - Academy of International Business Annual Meeting, Copenhagen, Denmark.

2017 - Global Strategy and Emerging Market Conference, Boston, USA.

2017 - Ninth International Symposium on Multinational Business Management, Nanjing, China.

2015 - ANZAM Annual Conference, Queenstown, New Zealand.

Teaching | Current

INTBUS300 - Firms Across Frontiers

INTBUS201 - Foundations of International Business

BUS102 - Business and Enterprise

Areas of expertise

Global strategy: strategic management, multinational enterprises, foreign direct investments etc.

Organisational institutionalism: agency, organisational legitimacy, institutional work, institutional logics, institutional dynamics etc. 

Committees/Professional groups/Services

Member, Academy of Management

Member, Strategic Management Society

Member, Academy of International Business

Selected publications and creative works (Research Outputs)

  • Fan, D., Su, Y., & Yan, Z. (2019). Managing expatriates of emerging multinationals: An institutional work perspective. Research Handbook of International Talent Management. Edward Elgar.
  • Yan, Z. J., Zhu, J. C., Fan, D., & Kalfadellis, P. (2018). An institutional work view toward the internationalization of emerging market firms. Journal of World Business, 53 (5), 682-694. 10.1016/j.jwb.2018.03.008

Contact details

Primary office location

SIR OWEN G GLENN BUILDING - Bldg 260
Level 4, Room 473
12 GRAFTON RD
AUCKLAND CENTRAL
AUCKLAND 1010
New Zealand