Association for Chinese Management Research (IACMR),
Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST), Xian Jiaotong University,
China and with support from the National Natural Science
Foundation of China.
To develop and promote high quality management research
in mainland China.
To discuss key research design strategies and issues
relevant for management research in mainland China.
To identify core research agendas for future management
research in mainland China.
To provide feedback and guidance in writing papers for
publication in top tier management journals.
To form collaborative research teams on key management
issues involving scholars from mainland and Hong Kong
with those in other world centers.
To enhance the practice of management in mainland China
by strengthening the research skills of the management
scholars in mainland China.
Intense learning opportunities with a team of 12
internationally recognized scholars in management
Individualized developmental feedback by the faculty on
promising manuscripts by the program participants.
Review of major research method topics including theory
building, research design, construct development and
measurement, lab experiment, survey research,
secondary-data research, case study and qualitative
All research topics will be discussed in the context of
exemplary empirical studies, many of which were
conducted using Chinese samples on issues particularly
relevant for Chinese organizations.
Abundant built-in group discussions among the faculty
and participants to stimulate ideas and promote joint
OF FACULTY ADVISORS (in alphabetical order of last
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biographies of faculty advisors
Bian, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology,
Boisot, Univesitat Oberta de Catalunya, Spain
Chen, University of Washington, USA
Chi, University of Kansas, USA
Dess, The University of Texas at Dallas, USA
Egri, Simon Fraser University, Canada
Farh, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology,
S Law, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology,
Bird Schoonhoven, University of California, Irvine,
S Tsui, Arizona State Univ./HK Univ. of Science and Technology,
Whetten, Brigham Young University, USA
Zhou, Hong Kong University of Science and
Technology, Hong Kong
will be the primary language of instruction and
discussion, supplemented by Putonghua.
sponsoring universities will cover the expenses for all
the instructors, meeting rooms, and teaching materials. Participants
are responsible for their own travel and local
accommodation only. There is no tuition or
fee for this workshop.
will be responsible for all the accommodation
Golden Flower Hotel (15
minutes by bus to workshop venue at Xian Jiaotong
than 10-minute walk to workshop venue at Xian
Jiaotong University) website
send the completed form to the address stated near the
end of the form.
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Jiaotong University (All the classrooms are in the School
of Management Building. You should take the South
Gate of the University for the most convenient access) The
building of the School of Management can be found at
the top right hand corner of the map.
for the two hotels (Shangri-La Golden Flower Hotel and
plan of the floors
(discussion rooms for PDS groups 1 to 5)
(classroom 311, 313, 315 and discussion rooms for
PDS groups 6-12)
Must have a demonstrative interest and experience in
Must be currently affiliated with a university or
research institute in mainland China. Applicants outside
mainland China are also welcome. But due to funding
agency constraint, the numbers of places for such
applicants are limited to no more than 20% of the total
number of applicants admitted.
Must have a PhD or currently enrolled in a PhD program
in a reputable institution.
Proficiency in reading, listening to, and speaking
English and Putonghua.
Membership with IACMR. Apply
send the following documents directly to:
Hang Lung Center for Organizational Research, SBM
Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
Clear Water Bay, Kowloon, Hong Kong
Application form with current resume in English. click
image for the application form
Two representative publications (at least one in
English). Papers presented in
international research conference are also acceptable.
One English language working paper that reports an
empirical study for possible publication in
an English language international journal.
One-page statement of research interests and plans (in
applications materials must be received by March 15, 2005. Applications received after this
date will be considered for admission only if space is
available. Acceptance notification will be made by
early May, 2005.
you have any questions about the program or suggestions
for improvement, please contact Dr. Jiing-Lih Farh, the
Program Coordinator at 2358-7735 (phone), 2335-5325
(fax), firstname.lastname@example.org (email) or by mail to Dept. of Management of
Organizations, Hong Kong University of Science and
Technology, Clear Water Bay, Kowloon, Hong Kong.