Associate Professor

PhD in Strategy and Entrepreneurship

Innovation & Entrepreneurship


I am an Associate Professor of Innovation & Entrepreneurship, and Academic Director of EDP program at emlyon business school. I earned my PhD in Strategy and Entrepreneurship from University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in 2011. My research interests focus on Innovation and Entrepreneurship, with special emphasis on digital platform and open source software ecosystems. I provided media commentaries for Shenzhen TV, Phoenix TV, TV Korea, China Daily, Southern Daily, and Global Talents, etc. I also had extensive industry experiences. I worked as software architect for tech giant Motorola and startup companies in the US.

PhD in Strategy and Entrepreneurship, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, USA
  • MS in EECS, University of Illinois at Chicago, USA
  • MS in Computer Science, Peking University, China
Associate Professor of Innovation and Entrepreneurship, emlyon business school
  • Academic Director of the EDP program, emlyon business school