Professor Jie Wu

Professor Jie Wu

Chair in Strategy and Entrepreneurship

I am currently accepting PhDs in Management.

Professor Jie Wu
Professor Jie Wu

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Professor Jie Wu is a Chair Professor and Full Professor of Strategy and Entrepreneurship at University of Aberdeen Business School, University of Aberdeen, UK. His research covers status identities and inequality, culture and institutions, innovation and entrepreneurship, internationalization, etc. His work has appeared in some of the leading strategy/international business, and interdisciplinary business management journals including: 

  • Strategic Management Journal
  • Journal of International Business Studies
  • Research Policy
  • Human Resource Management Journal
  • Strategic Entrepreneurship Journal
  • British Journal of Management
  • Harvard Business Review
  • Journal of World Business
  • Global Strategy Journal
  • Journal of Business Ethics
  • International Journal of Research in Marketing
  • ......

 Currently he is serving as an Associate Editor of Asian Business & Management and of Technovation.

Internal Memberships and Affiliations

Professor Wu is the Co-Director of the Africa-Asia Centre for Sustainability Research, launched in 2021.


Research Areas

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  • Enterprise and Entrepreneurship
  • International Business
  • Strategic Management

Our research specialisms are based on the Higher Education Classification of Subjects (HECoS) which is HESA open data, published under the Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International


Professor Wu would be interested in supervising potential PhD students in these areas:

  • Innovation and internationalization of emerging multinational enterprises
  • Top management team/board of director diversity and faultline's strategic influences
  • Institutional complexity and Political/business connections
  • Imitation, innovation and entrepreneurship
  • Dynamic capabilities in managing international alliances
  • Emerging economies firms' CSR and sustainability practices
  • Internationalisation of SMEs and family firms 

Teaching Responsibilities

Professor Wu teaches full-time MBA at local campus and teaches EMBA (London). 



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  • The Performance Impact of Gender Diversity in the Top Management Team and Board of Directors: A Multiteam Systems Approach

    Wu, J., Richard, O. C., Triana, M. d. C., Zhang, X.

    Human Resource Management

    Contributions to Journals: Articles

  • Commentary: Emerging multinational business enterprises and development of dynamic governance capabilities

    Vahlne, J. E., Wu, J.

    Journal of International Management, 100887

    Contributions to Journals: Comments and Debates

  • Previous military experience and entrepreneurship toward poverty reduction: evidence from China

    Xu, Z., Li, B., Liu, Z., Wu, J.

    Management Decision

    Contributions to Journals: Articles

  • Top Management Team’s Formal Network and International Expansion of Chinese Firms: The Moderating Role of State Ownership and Political ties

    Wu, J., Wood, G., Khan, Z.

    International Business Review, vol. 30, no. 3, 101803

    Contributions to Journals: Articles

  • Returnee Entrepreneurs and the Performance Implications of Political and Business Relationships under Institutional Uncertainty

    Bai, W., Kao, P., Wu, J.

    Journal of Business Research, vol. 128, pp. 245-256

    Contributions to Journals: Articles

  • Intellectual Property Institutions and innovation of emerging multinational companies

    Wu, J.

    Research Handbook on Knowledge Transfer and International Business. Khan, Z., Nair, S., Lew, Y. K. (eds.). Edward Elgar publisher

    Chapters in Books, Reports and Conference Proceedings: Chapters

  • Institutional Forces and Knowledge Search Strategies as Predictors of Entrepreneurial Venture Performance

    Wu, J., Murphy, P. J., Chen, J. J., Bunn, M. D.

    Journal of Small Business Management

    Contributions to Journals: Articles

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