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Assistant Professor@ShanghaiTech

Assistant Professor@ShanghaiTech



ShanghaiTech University, School of Entrepreneurship and Management, Shanghai, China

Assistant Professor, PI, 2017-present

Group Head, Minor in Innovation and Entrepreneurship, 2018-present


Ph.D., Public Policy and Management (Strategy, Entrepreneurship and Technological Change),

Carnegie Mellon University , 2017

M.P.M., Carnegie Mellon University , 2007

B.A., Economics, University of International Business and Economics , China, 2002

Research Interests

Guangwei is interested in studying three broad topics: How can nations promote innovation to increase productivity and generate growth? How can established firms better manage innovation and translate technology into competitive advantage and profitability? How can technology-based new enterprises be created and grown?