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Daphne Yiu

Professor of Management and International Business
Rath Chair in Strategic Management

Daphne Yiu

Department: Management and International Business
Program Areas: Strategic Management, Strategic Entrepreneurship, International Strategy, Corporate Governance, Business Sustainability, Strategies in Emerging Markets, Asia Business
Office: Adams Hall 205B
Phone: (405) 325-2651
Address: 307 W. Brooks Room 205B
Norman, OK 73019, United States

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Professor Daphne Yiu is the Rath Chair in Strategic Management at the Michael F. Price College of Business, University of Oklahoma. She received a Ph.D. in Management from the same university, an MPhil in Management from the Chinese University of Hong Kong, and a BBA in Management from the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology. Prior to joining OU, Professor Yiu was a tenured full professor and department chairperson at the Chinese University of Hong Kong. Her research examines how organizations make choices of organizational form, corporate and international strategy, as well as corporate governance mechanisms in relation to the institutionalization process, particularly in emerging and transition economies. Professor Yiu was elected as the President of Asia Academy of Management, a Fellow of Asia Academy of Management, and Representatives-at-Large at the Global Strategy Interest Group of the Strategic Management Society. She is currently serving as an Associate Editor at Academy of Management Journal, and was Senior Editor at Journal of World Business, Senior Editor at Asia Pacific Journal of Management, and Editor at Corporate Governance: An International Review. She is, or has been, a member of the editorial review board of top-tier journals such as Academy of Management JournalAcademy of Management ReviewJournal of International Business StudiesJournal of Management StudiesOrganization Science, etc. Daphne was a recipient of AMJ Outstanding Reviewer Award, publications with top downloads, best conference paper awards, and teaching awards. She also has extensive administrative and organizing experience by serving as department chairperson, associate director and chairperson of steering/management committee of research centers, program committees, and conference organizer. She has given keynote speeches at a number of academic and professional associations, and consulting advice to think tanks and organizations.

  • Associate Editor, Academy of Management Journal (2020-2023)
  • Senior Editor, Journal of World Business (2015-2019) 
  • Senior Editor, Asia Pacific Journal of Management (2009-2019)  
  • Editor, Corporate Governance: An International Review (2019-2020)  
  • Editorial board member: Academy of Management Journal, Academy of Management Review, Cross-Cultural and Strategic Management, Journal of International Business Studies, Journal of Management Studies, Organization Science
  • Nominated for the Representative at Large, Academy of Management Board of Governors  
  • Fellows, Asia Academy of Management  
  • Outgoing President, Asia Academy of Management  
  • President, Asia Academy of Management  
  • Treasurer, Asia Academy of Management  
  • Board member, Asia Academy of Management Corp. Ltd.  
  • Representative at Large, Strategic Management Society Global Strategy Interest Group