A/PROF Helen Hu

A/PROF Helen Hu

Positions

  • Board of Directors
  • Corporate Governance
  • Internationalization
  • Strategic Management

Overview

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  • Helen Hu is an Associate Professor in Strategy and International Business in the Department of Management and Marketing, the University of Melbourne. She is the Director of the Centre for Asian Business and Economics (CABE) in the University of Melbourne. Her research work has been nominated and awarded at international conferences including the Academy of Management (AOM), Academy of International Business (AIB), Strategic Management Society (SMS), among others. She has also been awarded Deans' Prize for Exceptional Distinction in Research and several Deans’ Certificates for Research Excellence and for Teaching Excellence at the University of Melbourne. In addition, Helen was appointed as an Honorary Research Fellow at Monash University, where she obtained her PhD in international business.

    Helen's research interests are corporate governance with focuses on board of directors, ownership structure, initial public offerings, and internationalization of Asian firms. Her work has been published in Academy of Management Journal, Strategic Management Journal, Journal of International Business Studies, and Journal of Management Studies, among others. She currently serves on the editorial review boards of Asia Pacific Journal of Management and Management and Organization Review, and as a guest editor of an upcoming special issue of Global Strategy Journal. She is also a regular commentator on Sky News, SBS and China Radio International.   

Affiliation

Member of

  • Academy of Management. Member 2008 -
  • Academy of International Business. Member 2007 -
  • Strategic Management Society. Member 2007 -

Publications

Selected publications

Research

Awards

Education and training

  • PHD, Monash University 2006
  • BSC, University of London 2000

Awards and honors

  • Deans’ Prize for Exceptional Distinction in Research (for 2016), The University of Melbourne, 2017
  • Deans’ Certificate for Research Excellence (for 2016), The University of Melbourne, 2017
  • Deans’ Certificate for Research Excellence for 2016, Faculty of Business and Economics, The University of Melbourne, 2017
  • Deans’ Prize for Exceptional Distinction in Research for 2016, Faculty of Business and Economics, The University of Melbourne, 2017
  • Best Paper Proceeding at Academy of Management Conference, 2017, Academy of Management, 2017
  • Deans’ Certificate for Research Excellence for 2015, Faculty of Business and Economics, The University of Melbourne, 2016
  • Deans’ Certificate for Research Excellence (for 2015), The University of Melbourne, 2016
  • Nominee for the Best Conference Paper Award at Strategic Management Society (Sydney) Conference, 2014, Strategic Management Society, 2014
  • Dean's Certificate for Excellent Undergraduate Teaching for 2013, Faculty of Business and Economics, The University of Melbourne, 2013
  • Best Paper Award in Emerging Economies Track at the Academy of International Business Conference, 2013, Academy of International Business, 2013
  • Dean's Certificate for Excellent Undergraduate Teaching (for 2013), The University of Melbourne, 2013
  • Nominee for the ‘That Is Interesting’ Award at Academy of International Business Conference, 2012, Academy of International Business, 2012
  • Nominee for the Best Conference Paper Award at Strategic Management Society Conference, 2011, Strategic Management Society, 2011
  • Dean's Certificate for Excellent Undergraduate Teaching for 2009, Faculty of Business and Economics, The University of Melbourne, 2009
  • Dean's Certificate for Excellent Undergraduate Teaching (for 2009), The University of Melbourne, 2009
  • Honorary Research Fellow, Monash University, 2007

Supervision

Available for supervision

  • Y