Dr Joseph Yan
DPhil, BCom(Hons) and BCom.
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 Strategy and Organization Theory in the multinational context.
Research | Current
Yan, Z. J., Zhu, J. C., Fan, D., & Kalfadellis, P. (2020). Multinational enterprises and home country institutional pressure. Journal of Management Inquiry, in press. doi: https://doi.org/10.1177/1056492620970285.
Yan, Z. J., Zámborský, P., & Liang, H. (2020). A sociological view toward the Economic and Technological Development Zones in China. Chinese Management Studies, 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. doi: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jwb.2018.03.008.
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
INTBUS 306 - Global and Regional Business
INTBUS 300 - Firms Across Frontiers
INTBUS 201 - Foundations of International Business
INTBUS 151G - Business Across Borders
Areas of expertise
Strategy: institutional strategy, strategic management, global strategy etc.
Institutional Theory and Organization: legitimacy, institutional work, institutional logics, institutional dynamics etc.
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