Zhen Zhang, '08 PhD-HRIR, Assistant Professor of Management in the W.P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University, recently received the "ASU Faculty Achievement Award for Young Investigator." He also won an Early Career Award from the Academy of Management Research Methods Division.
Zhang's research focuses on leadership process and leadership development, biological basis of work behavior, and advanced research methods. His work has appeared in several leading management journals including Academy of Management Journal, Journal of Applied Psychology, Personnel Psychology, Organizational Behavior and Human Decision Processes, and the Leadership Quarterly. He also published research methods-oriented papers in Psychological Methods and Organizational Research Methods.
One of his papers was the winner of the 2013 Wiley Award for Excellence in Survey Research of the Society for Industrial and Organizational Psychology (SIOP). He currently serves on the editorial review boards of Journal of Applied Psychology, Organizational Research Methods, Journal of Organizational Behavior, and the Leadership Quarterly.