• Phone: 617-353-4165
  • E-Mail:  aimin@bu.edu
  • Website: http://management.bu.edu
  • Office: 643
  • Office Hours:
    Tues. 01:00PM - 04:00PM
  • Address: Boston University School of Management
    595 Commonwealth Avenue
    Boston, MA 02215
  • Education Open or Close

    Ph D, Pennsylvania State University, Business Administration, 1993.

    MS, Shanghai Institute of Mechanical Engineering, Systems Engineering, 1984.

    BS, Shanghai Institute of Mechanical Engineering, Systems Engineering, 1982.

  • Research PresentationsOpen or Close

    Invited Lectures:

      Yan, A., (Author Only), Global Workforce Roundatable 2013 Meeting, Economic, Social, and Organizational Dymanics in China, Global Workforce Roundtable, Boston, MA. (October 1, 2013).

      Shen, Y., (Author Only), Yan, A., (Author Only), Hall, D. T., (Author Only), Invited research presentation, School of Business, Renmin University, Being connected and supported while abroad: The structure of expatriate developmental networks, Renmin University, Beijing, China. (May 16, 2012).

  • General ServiceOpen or Close

    Service to the School:

      School of Management, MBA Program, Concentration Liaison, IMBA . (May 2001 - Present).
      Faculty Director


      School of Management, Working Group/Task Force Participation, Committee Member, IMBA Review Task Force. (October 1, 2013 - December 13, 2013).
      Review the IMBA Program, attended weekly meetings, and prepared the final report.


      Boston University, MBA Program, Concentration Liaison , International Management Concentration. (September 1, 2001 - Present).

      Boston University, MBA Program, Faculty Director, International MBA. (April 1, 2001 - Present).

      Boston University, Other SMG Service Area, Other Role, Human Resources Policy Institute. (September 1, 1998 - Present).

      Boston University, PhD Program, PDC Member. (September 1, 1997 - Present).

  • Conference ActivitiesOpen or Close

      Global Workforce Roundatable 2013 Meeting, Global Workforce Roundatable, Boston College, Economic, Social, and Organizational Dymanics in China, Panelist. (October 1, 2013 - October 1, 2013).

  • Editorial And Review ActivitiesOpen or Close

    Yan, A., Management and Organization Review, Ad Hoc Reviewer, Abstracts. (January 22, 2008 - Present).

  • Awards and HonorsOpen or Close

    Nominee for Metcalf, BU, Teaching. (December 12, 2012).

    Nominated for the Metcalf Award