Dr Jing   Hu
Lecturer

Dr Jing Hu

Business School
School of Mgmt & Governance

Dr. Jing Hu is a lecturer (equivalent to the rank of assistant professor in North America) at the School of Management and Governance in UNSW Business School, University of New South Wales. She received her PhD in Rotman School of Management, University of Toronto and her MA in School of Psychology, Beijing Normal University.

She has taught courses on topics including organizational behaviour, managing people in organizations, leadership, and teams at the undergraduate, postgraduate, and MBA level. Jing’s research focuses on the topics of work meaningfulness, employees’ decision making, and employees’ well-being. Using a variety of research methods, in cross-cultural contexts, she explores (1) different levels of antecedents and consequences of work meaningfulness; (2) determinants of employees’ decision making at work; and (3) factors that impact employees’ well-being. Her works have appeared in the Journal of Experimental Psychology, the Frontiers in Psychology, Applied Psychology: An International Review, Chinese Sociological Review, and the Academy of Management Proceedings. Her research also has appeared in several media outlets including Inc. ThriveGlobal, EurekAlert, Forbes, and the Academic Minute.

Jing is interested in establishing collaborative relationships with researchers and students. Please contact Jing via email if you are interested in discussing a potential research project with her.

Publications

  • Journal articles | 2021
    Dr Jing Hu
    Hu J; Connelly BS, 2021, 'Faking by actual applicants on personality tests: A meta-analysis of within-subjects studies', International Journal of Selection and Assessment, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/ijsa.12338
    Journal articles | 2020
    Dr Jing Hu
    Zhang TH; Hu J; Zhang X, 2020, 'Disparities in Subjective Wellbeing: Political Status, Urban-Rural Divide, and Cohort Dynamics in China', Chinese Sociological Review, vol. 52, pp. 56 - 83, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/21620555.2019.1654369
    Journal articles | 2020
    Dr Jing Hu
    Latham GP; Hu J; Brcic J, 2020, 'The Effect of a Context-Specific Primed Goal on Goal Commitment and Team Performance', Applied Psychology, vol. 69, pp. 805 - 833, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/apps.12207
    Journal articles | 2019
    Dr Jing Hu
    Xie JL; Elangovan AR; Hu J; Hrabluik C, 2019, 'Charting New Terrain in Work Design: A Study of Hybrid Work Characteristics', Applied Psychology, vol. 68, pp. 479 - 512, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/apps.12169
    Journal articles | 2018
    Dr Jing Hu
    Hu J; Maglio SJ, 2018, 'When soon feels far and later looms imminent: Decoupling absolute and relative timing estimates', Journal of Experimental Social Psychology, vol. 76, pp. 169 - 174, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jesp.2018.02.008
    Journal articles | 2017
    Dr Jing Hu
    Hu J; Hirsh JB, 2017, 'Accepting lower salaries for meaningful work', Frontiers in Psychology, vol. 8, http://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fpsyg.2017.01649
    Journal articles | 2017
    Dr Jing Hu
    Hu J, 2017, 'Macroeconomic Situation and Perceived Work Meaning', Academy of Management Proceedings, vol. 2017, pp. 16099 - 16099, http://dx.doi.org/10.5465/ambpp.2017.279
    Journal articles | 2016
    Dr Jing Hu
    Hu J; Maglio S, 2016, 'Construal Level and Temporal Distance: Revisiting this Relationship Using Subjective Time Format', Academy of Management Proceedings, vol. 2016, pp. 13877 - 13877, http://dx.doi.org/10.5465/ambpp.2016.50
    Journal articles | 2014
    Dr Jing Hu
    Zhang XC; Siu OL; Hu J; Zhang W, 2014, 'Relationships between bidirectional work-family interactions and psychological well-being: A three-wave cross-lagged study in China', Journal of Personnel Psychology, vol. 13, pp. 87 - 96, http://dx.doi.org/10.1027/1866-5888/a000107
    Journal articles | 2014
    Dr Jing Hu
    Zhang X; Li YL; Ma S; Hu J; Jiang L, 2014, 'A structured reading materials-based intervention program to develop the psychological capital of Chinese employees', Social Behavior and Personality, vol. 42, pp. 503 - 516, http://dx.doi.org/10.2224/sbp.2014.42.3.503
  • Conference Proceedings (Editor of) | 2019
    Dr Jing Hu
    Proceedings , (ed.), 2019, 'Meaning Making in the Workplace: A Deep Dive into the Intricacies', presented at Academy of Management, 09 August 2019, http://dx.doi.org/10.5465/AMBPP.2019.13911symposium
    Conference Proceedings (Editor of) | 2017
    Dr Jing Hu
    Proceedings , (ed.), 2017, 'The benefits of meaningful work: A meta-analysis', presented at Academy of Management, 04 August 2017, http://dx.doi.org/10.5465/AMBPP.2017.13866abstract

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