Brian Wu
University of Michigan

Xun (Brian) Wu is an Associate Professor of Strategy (with tenure) and Michael R. and Mary Kay Hallman Fellow at the Ross School of Business at the University of Michigan. He received his B.S. from Tsinghua University in China, M.Sc. from National University of Singapore, and Ph.D. from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania. His research examines the role of firm capabilities in influencing the dynamics of corporate scope and the evolution of industries. His research has been published or is forthcoming in top scholarly journals including Management Science, Organization Science, and Strategic Management Journal. He serves as an Associate Editor for Strategic Management Journal. He has been recognized with the US Small Business Administration Best Student Paper Award, AOM Technology and Innovation Management Division Stephan Schrader Best Conference Paper Award, Academy of Management BPS Division Distinguished Paper Award, Neary PhD Teaching Excellence Award, 3M Nontenured Faculty Award, and Sanford R. Robertson Professorship (school-wide junior faculty award that recognizes career achievement and outstanding performance in research and teaching). He was named one of Poets & Quants' best 40 business school professors under 40 in 2016.