Curriculum vitae

 Zhangbo YANG

 
Department of Sociology
School of Humanities and Social Science
Xi’an Jiaotong University
Email: yang_zb@xjtu.edu.cn
 
Xi’an China 710049
 
Academic positions held
  • Xi’an Jiaotong University,Department of Sociology, School of Humanities and Social Science, Associate Professor. December, 2017 – Present.
  • Xi’an Jiaotong University,Department of Sociology, School of Humanities and Social Science, Assistant Professor. October, 2015 – November, 2017.
  • Xi’an Jiaotong University,School of Humanities and Social Science, Postdoctoral researcher. October, 2015 – Present.
  • Xi’an Jiaotong University,Institute for Empirical Social Science Research, Researcher.   October, 2015 – Present.
Research interests
  • Social Networks, Organizational Networks, Social Capital
Education
  • Xi’an Jiaotong University (Xi’an, China), Ph.D. in Administrative Management, School of Management. September 2015.
  • Xi’an Jiaotong University (Xi’an, China), M.A. in Law, School of Law. July 2010.
  • Xi’an Jiaotong University (Xi’an, China), B.A. in Law, School of Law. July 2008.

Books

  • Yang Z, Gao S. Complex Network Study in Biotechnology Industry. 2016. Xi’an Jiaotong University Press.
 
 
Publications 
  • Yang Z, Gao S. Strategic Networks and Firm Technological Innovation - A literature Review based on Social Network Analysis. Journal of Intelligence 2017, 36(06). (In Chinese)
  • Yang Z, Gao S. Research on Evolution of Technology Network of Biotechnology Clusters: in the Cases of Boston and San Diego [J]. Studies in Science of Science, 2013, 35(4). (In Chinese)
  • Yang Z, Bian Y. Bringing Indirect Ties Back In: The Role of Indirect Ties in Relational Resources and Entry-level Wage. Social Science Front, 2016, (12). (In Chinese)
  • Yang Z, Gao S, Yang J, et al. Emergence of biotechnology clusters: How prior structure affects formation of technology connections in Boston and San Diego from 1979 to 2006 [J]. The Journal of High Technology Management Research, 2016, 27.
  • Yang Z, Gao S, Hao Z. Inchworm Effect: Study on Strategic Re-orientation of Pharmaceutical and Biotechnology Firms Based on Grounded Theory [J]. Management Review, 2016, (11). ( In Chinese)
  • Yang Z, Gao S, Liu X.Keep Good Men Company: A Study on Transnational Social Capital Transfer of Expatriates Based on Social Network Analysis Model[J]. Society, 2015, 35(4) : 177-198. (In Chinese)
  • Gao S, Yang Z. International Biotechnology Legislative Path Changes and Coping Strategies[J]. Journal of Xi’an Jiaotong University (Social Science), 2015, 35(2):83-91. (In Chinese)
  • Yang Z, Gao S. Study on Interactive Pattern of Strategic Orientations Based on Text Mining and Semantic Networks: Case Study of Biotechnology Firms [J]. Science of Science and Management of Science and Technology, 2015, 36(1): 139-149. (In Chinese)
  • Yang Z, Gao S. A study on Re-agglomeration within Biotechnology Industry Cluster Based on Theroy of Heterogeneity[J]. Modern Finance and Economics – Journal of Tianjin University of Finance and Economics, 2014(2):3-17. (In Chinese)
  • Yang Z, Gao S. Study on Biotechnology Industry Cluster Technology Structure through SNA, Boston Cluster as an Example [J]. Studies in Science of Science, 2013,31(9):1338-1346. (In Chinese)
  • Yang Z, Gao S. Research on Business Management of Creative based on Industry Value Chain[J]. Science and Technology Progress and Policy, 2013, 30(6):51-55. (In Chinese)
Conferences
  • Yang, Z., C, Cheng., and Y, Bian. Find a Tie:How Search Strategy of Social Capital affects Labor Market Returns?in Sunbelt XXXVII International Sunbelt Social Network Conference. 2017, INSNA: Beijing, China.
  • Yang, Z., S. Gao and Y. Li. Evolution of Biotechnology Cluster’s Network: How Homophily and Prior Structure affect Formation of Technology Connections in Boston and San Diego. Sunbelt XXXIV International Sunbelt Social Network Conference, 2014. INSNA: St. Pete Beach, FL.
  • Yang Z, Bian Y, Cheng C. Job First and Guanxi First: How Search Strategy of Social Capital affects Labor Market Returns? Conference of Chinese Network for Social Networks Studies, 2016. CNSNS: Xi’an, China. (In Chinese, Best Research Paper Award)
  • Yang Z, Gao S. Study on Technical Sources, Bridge and Sub-cluster of Biotechnology Industry Cluster through SNA. Conference of the International Network for Social Network Analysis, 2013. INSNA: Xi’an, China. (In Chinese)
Working Papers
  • Yang Z, Shu C, Gao S. Substitute or Complement? How Direct Ties and Indirect Ties Impact Firm Innovation under Different Similarity of Alliance Types and Ego Network Density.
Academic Awards
  • Best Research Paper Award, CNSNS 2016
  • Silver Award, Wiley Online Library Best Paper Writing Contest 2014
Projects
  • Shaanxi Soft Science Project, No.2017KRM118. Program Director. 2017.8 – 2018.7.
  • The Consulting Project for The Chinese Academy of Sciences. Team Member. 2016.4 – 2018.4.
  • The Program for National Natural Science Foundation of China, No.71472150. Team Member. 2015.1-2018.12
  • The Major Program of National Social Science Foundation of China, No.11&ZD170. Team Member. 2012.01-2016.12.
  • The Program for National Natural Science Foundation of China, No.71172187. Team Member. 2012.1-2015.12
  • The Program for National Natural Science Foundation of China, No.70772111. Team Member. 2008.1-2010.12
Teaching
  • Xi’an Jiaotong University: Sociology of Law. Spring, 2016, 2017
  • Xi’an Jiaotong University: Sociology of Science. Fall, 2016.