David H. Zhu

Dean's Council Distinguished Scholar/Associate Professor
Faculty
TEMPE Campus
Mailcode
4006
Assoc Professor
Faculty
TEMPE Campus
Mailcode
4006

Biography

David Zhu studies how top executives influence corporate strategy, corporate governance, innovation, and dynamic capabilities. He also studies corporate elite networks and resource exchange networks. 

Education

  • Ph.D. University of Michigan
  • M.A. Nankai University, China
  • B.S. Nankai University, China

Research Interests

  • Top Executives
  • Corporate Strategy
  • Corporate Governance
  • Innovation
  • Dynamic capabilities
  • Social and exchange networks
  • Chinese Management

Publications

Courses

Fall 2019
Course NumberCourse Title
WPC 480Capstone Course
MGT 792Research
MGT 799Dissertation
Summer 2019
Course NumberCourse Title
DBA 721Seminar: Research in Action I
MGT 792Research
Spring 2019
Course NumberCourse Title
MGT 792Research
MGT 799Dissertation
Fall 2018
Course NumberCourse Title
WPC 480Capstone Course
MGT 791Seminar
MGT 792Research
MGT 799Dissertation
Summer 2018
Course NumberCourse Title
DBA 721Seminar: Research in Action I
MGT 792Research
Spring 2018
Course NumberCourse Title
MGT 792Research
MGT 799Dissertation
Fall 2017
Course NumberCourse Title
MGT 792Research
MGT 799Dissertation
Summer 2017
Course NumberCourse Title
DBA 721Seminar: Research in Action I
MGT 792Research
Spring 2017
Course NumberCourse Title
WPC 480Capstone Course
MGT 589Strategic Management
MGT 792Research
MGT 799Dissertation
Fall 2016
Course NumberCourse Title
MGT 792Research
MGT 799Dissertation
Spring 2016
Course NumberCourse Title
WPC 480Capstone Course
MGT 589Strategic Management
MGT 791Seminar
MGT 792Research
MGT 799Dissertation
Fall 2015
Course NumberCourse Title
MGT 792Research
Spring 2015
Course NumberCourse Title
MGT 460Strategic Management
WPC 480Capstone Course
MGT 792Research

Honors/Awards

  • Co-winner of the William H. Newman Award for the Best Paper Based on a Dissertation, Academy of Management, 2010
  • Winner of the Louis R. Pondy Award for the Best Paper Based on a Dissertation, Organization and Management Theory division, Academy of Management, 2010
  • Runner-up for Organizational and Management Theory Best Paper Award, Academy of Management, 2010
  • Winner of the Best Conference Paper Award, Strategic Management Society International Conference, Washington D.C., 2009
  • Winner of the Rensis Likert Dissertation Paper Prize, ICOS, University of Michigan, 2009-2010

Editorships

Editorial Board Member

  • Academy of Management Reveiw
  • Administrative Science Quarterly
  • Strategic Management Journal

Professional Associations

Academy of Management

International Association for Chinese Management Research

Strategic Management Soceity

Work History

Arizona State University: 2009-present

Previous Appointments: University of Michigan