Ph.D., University of Minnesota, 2008; M.S., Tsinghua University, 2002; B.S., Tsinghua University, 2000.
Leadership process and development, interfaces between organizational behavior and entrepreneurship, biological basis of work behavior, advanced research methods.
Arizona State University: 2008-present.
Editorial Board: Journal of Applied Psychology, The Leadership Quarterly, Journal of Organizational Behavior. Ad Hoc Reviewer: Academy of Management Journal, Academy of Management Review, Organization Science, Organizational Behavior and Human Decision Processes, Journal of Management, Organizational Research Methods, Journal of Business Venturing. Member, AOM OB Division Teaching and International Sub-Committes, 2008-2009.
Zhang, Z., Wang, M., & Shi, J. (2012). Leader-follower congruence in proactive personality and work outcomes: The mediating role of LMX. Academy of Management Journal, 55(1), 111-130.
Zhang, Z., Waldman, D. A., & Wang, Z. (2012). A multilevel investigation of leader-member exchange, informal leader emergence, and individual and team performance. Personnel Psychology, 65(1), 49-78.
Wanberg, C. R., Zhu, J., Kanfer, R., & Zhang, Z. (2012). After the pink slip: Applying dynamic motivation frameworks to the job search experience. Academy of Management Journal, 55(2), 261-284.
Judge, T. A., Ilies, R., & Zhang, Z. (2012). Genetic influences on core self-evaluations, job satisfaction, work stress, and health: A mediated model. Organizational Behavior and Human Decision Processes, 117(1), 208-220.
Zhang, Z., & Peterson, S. J. (2011). Advice networks in teams: The effects of transformational leadership and members’ core self-evaluations. Journal of Applied Psychology, 96(5), 1004-1017.
Wanberg, C. R., Zhang, Z., & Diehn, E. W. (2010). Development of the "Getting Ready for Your Next Job" inventory for unemployed individuals. Personnel Psychology, 63(2), 439-478.
Preacher, K. J., Zyphur, M. J., & Zhang, Z. (2010). A general multilevel SEM framework for assessing multilevel mediation. Psychological Methods, 15(3), 209-233.
Zhang, Z., Ilies, R., & Arvey, R. D. (2009). Beyond genetic explanations for leadership: The moderating roles of the social environment. Organizational Behavior and Human Decision Processes, 110(2), 118-128.
Zhang, Z., Zyphur, M. J. & Preacher, K. J. (2009). Testing multilevel mediation using hierarchical linear models: Problems and solutions. Organizational Research Methods, 12(4), 695-719.