About Me

About Me

Lori Qingyuan, Yue

Dean's Associate Professor in Business Admin.
Associate Professor of Management
Associate Professor of Sociology (courtesy appt.)
Affiliated Faculty of the Center of East Asian Studies
University of Southern California

Lori has published research papers on how businesses mobilize collective action and how they strategically interact with social movement challenges in markets. Her recent research investigates the economic and social issues in the digital transformation of the economy and in emerging markets. Lori is an associate editor of Management Science, a consulting editor of the American Journal of Sociology, and has served in the editorial boards of Administrative Science Quarterly and Organization Science. She chairs the Research Committee of the Organization and Management Theory (OMT) Division of the Academy of Management. Lori is also a three-time recipient of teaching awards.

Lori grew up in a small city in Anhui province, China. She obtained her B.A. in economics from Renmin University at Beijing and her M.A. in economics and management from Peking University. Upon obtaining her Ph.D. from the Graduate School of Business at Columbia University, she joined the USC Marshall School of Business. Lori is married and has two sons, and she enjoys reading, hiking, traveling, and volunteering in local children's sport teams.

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