Jing Zhou, the Mary Gibbs Jones Professor of Management and Psychology at Rice’s Jones Graduate School of Business, has been appointed deputy dean of academic affairs for the business school
effective July 1.
Jing is a highly accomplished scholar whose research has been cited more
than 40,000 times, ranking among the top 1% of influential researchers in
business and management. Her research interests include innovation,
contextual and personal factors that facilitate or inhibit creativity and
innovation, and creativity in entrepreneurship.
Jing's systematic program of research has addressed central management
questions, such as how organizational and contextual factors interact with
personal values to enhance or restrict individual and team creativity. She
has taught courses on leadership, innovation, negotiation and
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