I am currently an Associate Professor in Entrepreneurship and Innovation, and Associate Director of Ingenuity Lab at University of Nottingham Ningbo China (https://www.nottingham.edu.cn/en/old-business/people/academic/haibozhou.aspx). I am also adjunct research fellow at NIKOS, University of Twente, the Netherlands and at Innovation Research Center, Kwansei Gakuin University, Hyogo, Japan.
The keywords of my expertise include: Entrepreneurship, Start-ups, Small business, Entrepreneurial financing, Family business, Innovation (management), Knowledge (management), Labor economics, Applied econometrics, the North-East Asian context.
I am a passionate researcher, specialized in Innovation and Entrepreneurship with a proven record in scientific publications.
I am a data scientist specialized in statistical and econometric analytical techniques and decisions using large databases and competent in qualitative methods.
As a teacher , I care about my students. I want to inspire them and prepare them for the job market by establishing interactions and engagement between businesses and students.
Using my large international network in universities, institutions and businesses, I recognize opportunities and enjoy forming partnerships and consortiums.
Outside academia I have worked as a start-up advisor and project manager consulting and advising both small businesses and large corporates. Moreover, I have worked as evaluator for the projects funded by EC.
Due to my diversification in education, work field in and outside academia and intercultural experience, I have the ability to use the advantages of all these backgrounds.
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