Han Jiang

Assistant Professor of Management and Organizations


Ph.D. in Business Administration, Arizona State University, 2014
MBA, Tsinghua University, Beijing China, 2009

Areas of Expertise

  • Social Network and Social Capital 
  • Top Management Teams 
  • Strategic Leadership
  • Interfirm Alliances 


MGMT 471 Strategic Management

Teaching Interests

Strategic management
International Management

Publications and working papers: 

Jiang, H., Cannella, A.A., Xia, J., & Xiao, T. Do Ongoing Networks Block out New Friends? Reconciling the Dilemma between Resource Dependence and Network Embeddedness. Strategic Management Journal, forthcoming.

Jiang, H., Xia, J., Cannella, A.A, & Semadeni, M. Choose to Fight or Choose to Flee: A Social Embeddedness Perspective of Executive Ship Jumping in Declining FirmsStrategic Management Journal, forthcoming.

Jiang, H., Cannella, A.A., & Jiao, J. Does Desperation Breed Deception? A Behavioral Model of New Venture Opportunism. Entrepreneurship: Theory and Practice, conditionally accepted.

Xia, J., Dawley, D., Jiang, H., Ma, R., & Boal, K. 2016. Resolving a Dilemma of Signaling Bankrupt-Firm Emergence: A Dynamic Integrative View. Strategic Management Journal, 37(8): 1754-1764.

Carpenter, M.A., Li, M., & Jiang, H. 2012. Social Network Research in Organizational Contexts: A Systematic Review of Methodological Issues and Choices. Journal of Management, 38(4): 1328-1361 (all authors contributed equally)(Winner of Emerald Citations of Excellence Award 2015)

Jiang, H., Cannella, A.A., Gao, L., & Jiao, J. 2013. Inward-Outward Guanxi Contagion and Employees’ Responses to Managerial Guanxi Practices. Journal of Management and Organization, 19(5): 613-634.

Jiang, H., T. Relational Governance: A Comprehensive Review and Research Agenda. Invited for Revision and Resubmission, Strategic Management Journal

Xia, J., Gu, Q., Jiang, H., Jiang, M., & Lin, Z. Stakeholder Pressures and Host-country R&D Investments: Evidence from an Emerging Market. Invited for 1st revision and resubmission, Journal of International Business Studies

Zhang, J., Jiang, H., Wu, R., & Li, J. Doing It Along or Going Hand-In-Hand? Resolving the Dilemma between Internal and External R&D. Invited for 1st revision and resubmission, Journal of Management

Jiang, H., Mesquita, L, & Xia, J. Dormancy of Social Embeddedness: When Do Top Managers Activate Managerial Personal Ties to Manage Multiplex Alliances. Under review at Organization Science

Professional associations:

  • Academy of Management 
  • SMS
  • International Association for Chinese Management Research

Editorial work: 

Ad hoc reviewer:

  • Academy of Management Journal
  • Strategic Management Journal
  • Journal of Management
  • Journal of Management and Organization

Conference reviewer: 

  • Academy of Management
  • SMS

Awards and honors:

  • AOM outstanding reviewer, BPS division, 2013
  • AOM outstanding reviewer, OMT division, 2012
  • Fellowship, W. P. Carey School of Business, Arizona State University, 2012-present
  • Fellowship, A. B. Freeman School of Business, Tulane University, 2009-2012
  • Kobayashi Scholarship for Excellent Chinese Economy Research, Tsinghua University, 2009
  • Kobayashi Scholarship for Excellent Chinese Economy Research, Tsinghua University, 2008
  • Best Graduate Dissertation Award, Tsinghua University, 2009