Robert J. Trulaske Sr., College of Business, University of Missouri

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Lin Jiang

Assistant Professor
Cornell Hall
(573) 882-3063

Dr. Jiang graduated from Georgia Institute of Technology in 2010 with a doctoral degree in management, and joined Mizzou as an assistant professor in the same year. She is a member of the Academy of Management. Her research interests include the strategies and micro-foundation of innovations, the sources of important inventions and extraordinary creativity, as well as open science and innovations. Her work has been published in the Strategic Management Journal, Research Policy, and Industrial and Corporate Change, and has been quoted by Kauffman Foundation ( and She teaches strategic management and serves as reviewer for several major management journals and conferences.


B.S. & B.A. Peking University, 2002; M.S. and MBA Creighton University, 2005; Ph.D. Georgia Institute of Technology, 2010.


Journal Articles

Haeussler, C., Jiang, L., Thursby, J., & Thursby, M. C. (2014). Specific and General Information Sharing Among Competing Academic Researchers. Research Policy, 43(3): 465–475. Download here

Ceccagnoli, M., & Jiang, L. (2013). The cost of integrating external technologies: Supply and demand drivers of value creation in the markets for technology. Strategic Management Journal, 34(4): 404-425. Download here

Jiang, L., Tan, J., & Thursby, M. (2011). Incumbent firm invention in emerging fields: Evidence from the semiconductor industry. Strategic Management Journal, 32(1): 55-75. Download here

Rothaermel, F.T., Agung, S.D., & Jiang, L. (2007). University entrepreneurship: A taxonomy of the literature. Industrial and Corporate Change, 16(4): 691-791. Download here