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Professor Ren Yi

Professor Ren Yi
Name Ren Yi
Position Pro Vice-Chancellor (International)
Section USQ International
Office A605
Location Springfield Campus
Phone +61 7 3470 4862
Extension 4862
Qualifications MBA SwinburneUT , PhD Melb

Fields of Research (FoR)

  • Economic Geography ( 160401 )
  • International Business ( 150308 )

Research interests
Emerging Markets (China, Vietnam)
Foreign Direct Investment (FDI)
Multinational Enterprises (MNEs)
Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC)
World Trade Organisation (WTO)
International Communication

Professional memberships
Australiasian Research Management Society
International Network of Research Management Societies
Academy of International Business

Industry affiliations
2004-Present, National Executive, Australian Research Management Society
2006- Present, International Network of Research Management Societies
2008-Present, Executive, Australia China Business Council, QLD
2005-2006 Vice President, Australia China Business Council QLD
2004-2005 Executive, Australia China Business Council QLD

Teaching experience(Tertiary)
5 Years

Teaching experience(Other)
5 Years

Research most recent
* 2009 Endeavour Executive Award
* 2007-2010 ARC Linkage Grant
Through the eyes of the Chinese: Attitude to and opinion of Australia and influence on Sino-Australian business exchange
* 2006 University of Queensland Firstlink Grant
* 2004 University of Melbourne TRIPS Award
* 2002 University of Melbourne Asia Field Trip Award

Research most notable
Contract Research and Consulting Projects:
*Ingeus Consulting project (2007)
*Australia SANEC consulting project (2005)
*Maytag & Rong Shi Da restructuring China market project (1999-2000)
*Maytag & Rong Shi Da evaluating marketing team project (1999-2000)
*China Lenovo sales and distribution strategy project (2000)
*China Chain Store and Franchise Association Training project (2000)
*China 999 Pharmacy Group Executive Training project (2000)
*China Nanyang Education Group Executive Training project (1999-2000)
*China QIYA Cosmetic Group restructuring organisation project (1999-2000)
*China QIYA Cosmetic Group Executive Training project (1999-2000)

Publications in ePrints

Sun, Ping and Yi, Ren (2017) ke yan cheng xin jian she zhi du cuo shi de ke cao zuo xing wen ti tan xi (On operability of the regulations and measures for promoting research integrity). Science and Technology Management Research, 2017 (1). pp. 262-266. ISSN 1000-7695

Parry, Lindsay and Yi, Ren and Harreveld, R. E. (Bobby) and Danaher, P. A. (2011) (De)valuing partnerships in contemporary teacher education: lessons from four Australian universities. In: 2011 Australian Teacher Education Association Annual Conference: Valuing Teacher Education: Policy, Perspectives and Partnership (ATEA 2011), 3-6 Jul 2011, Melbourne, Australia.

Yi, Ren (2011) National, institutional and international approaches to research integrity: an Australian perspective. In: Promoting research integrity in a global environment. World Scientific Publishing Company, Singapore, pp. 55-61. ISBN 978-981-4340-97-7

Liu, Shuang and Smith, Joanne R. and Liesch, Peter W. and Gallois, Cindy and Ren, Yi and Daly, Stephanie (2011) Through the lens of culture: Chinese consumers' intentions to purchase imported products. Journal of Cross-Cultural Psychology, 42 (7). pp. 1237-1250. ISSN 0022-0221

Danaher, P. A. and Yi, Ren and Parry, Lindsay and Harreveld, R. E. (Bobby) (2010) Futuring sustainable Australian teacher education through recent doctoral dissertations: a thematic analysis of alternative scenarios. In: 2010 Australian Teacher Education Association Annual Conference: Teacher Education for a Sustainable Future (ATEA 2010), 4-7 July 2010, Townsville, Australia.

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Approved research supervisor in the area of:

  • Economic Geography ( 160401 )
  • International Business ( 150308 )