Chenwei Li, Ph.D.

Associate Professor
BUS 350
(415) 338-2138
Office Hours: 
On Leave Fall 2020
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Major Advisor: MGMT

Chenwei Li, Ph.D., is currently an Assistant Professor (with tenure) of Management at the Lam Family College of Business, San Francisco State University. Previously, Chenwei served on the faculty of the Doermer School of Business at the Purdue University Fort Wayne for three years. Chenwei received her Ph.D. with a concentration in Organizational Behavior from the University of Alabama. Her primary research interests focus on leadership, employee voice and team creativity. Her work has been published in the management field’s premier journals such as the Journal of Management, Journal of Organizational Behavior, Journal of Business Ethics, International Journal of Contemporary Hospitality Management, among others. Chenwei has served as an ad-hoc reviewer for management journals such as Journal of Management, Journal of Business Ethics, Management and organization review etc. Chenwei teaches Leadership and Influence Skills as well as Human Resource Management courses for MBA and undergraduate programs. She has also led leadership training workshops for managers of different levels in various companies and cultural settings.

  • Ph.D. The University of Alabama
  • M.A. Peking University
  • B.A. Nankai University
Research Interests: 
  • Leadership
  • Employee voice behavior
  • Employee and team creativity
Professional Associations: 
  • Academy of Management
  • Western Academy of Management
  • International Association for Chinese Management Research
  • Society for Human Resource Management
  • Beta Gamma Sigma the International Honor Society for Collegiate Schools of Business