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ZHANG Yuchen
ZHANG Yuchen


Department: Innovation and Strategy (Proposed)



  •    2008, Ph.D., School of Economics and Management, Beihang University
  •    1998, MSc., School of Economics and Management, Tsinghua University
  •    1985, BSc., Tsinghua University

Teaching Positions

  •   1999 - Now: Professor, School of Economics & Management, Tongji University, teach courses including Organizational Behavioral, Entrepreneurial Investment, Technological Innovation Management
  •   1988 - 1999: Associate Professor, Department of Economics and management, YanTai University, teach courses including Technology Economics, Feasibility Study and Project Evaluation 

Consulting and Management Activities

  •   Apr., 2012 - Now:   Independent Director, Shanghai Shimao Co., Ltd.
  •   Apr., 2011 - Now:   Independent Director, Jin-fu Suzhou New Material Co., Ltd.
  •   Aug., 2007 - Now: Management Consultant, National Engineering Research Center for Nanotechnology (NERCN)
  •   Mar., 2002 – Oct., 2009: Independent Director, Shanghai Shimao Co., Ltd.
  •   2001 - 2002: Yangpu District Science and Technology Committee, Deputy Director, Shanghai, mainly responsible for the establishment of financing system of small- and medium-sized firms

International Experience

  •   2000 - 2008, International Graduate School of Business, University of South Australia, Visiting Professor (invited to teach in the MBA program in Singapore and Hong Kong: Enterprise Innovation and revolution, Modern Management Prospective)


  •    Technological Innovation and Management
  •    Business Organization and Innovation

Sponsored Research Projects

  •   Research on the Development Trends and Upgrade Countermeasures of Marine High Level Equipment Manufacturing in The Blue Economic Zone of Shandong Peninsula. Dec.,2013
  •   Study on the Operation Mechanism of Technology Center in Shanghai Airport Group, Funded by Shanghai Airport Authority, The Finance Department of Shandong Province, Duration: Sept.,2012-Mar.,2014
  •   Study on the Development of Hi-Tech Enterprises of Shanghai, Funded by Shanghai Technology Development Fund, Dec.,2011 – Oct.,2012
  •   Key Project in the National Special Program for Innovation Method: Evaluation of Firm’s Innovation Capabilities and the Establishment of Continuous Improvement Library--Based on the Strategy Perspective. Project Number: 2010IM020900. Duration: Aug.,2010 – Jun.,2013
  •   Key Project in the National Soft Science Research Plan: Typical Establishment of Commercial Model and Its Effect on Firm’s Realization of Innovation Value. Project Number: 2010IGXSIB020. Duration: Jul.,2010 – Aug.,2011

Selected Publications

  •   Economic Characteristic of R&D Project and It’s Beneficial Result Evaluating, Science   Technology Progress and Policy, 31(13): 119-124. 2014.
  •   A Study on Technology Learning Performance of the Automobile Industry in China, International Conference Proceeding , (1): 3251-3257 Aug.,2012
  •   Innovation Performance of Chinese High-Tech Firms and its Determinants: An Empirical Study Based on Quantile Regression, International Conference Proceeding, (1): 2125-2130, Aug.,2012

  • Decision Making and Consultant Award, Shanghai People’s Government, 2007
  • Shanghai S&T Progress Award: Study on Evaluation System of Firm’s Core Technology, Shanghai People’s Government, 2004
  • Outstanding Award for Young Scholars, Shanghai Technology Forum, Shanghai Science and Technology Association, 2001
  • IFSAM’97 Akabane Tat Outstanding Paper Award, the only author, International Federation of Scholarly Associations of Management