Ping Lan

Dr. Ping Lan

Ping Lan

Professor, Business Administration
Office 218A, Bunnell Building
(907) 474-7688


Research and Scholarly Interests

Innovation, Entrepreneurship, Change Management, International Business



Ph.D., 1995, International Business and Regional Planning, University of Strathclyde


Recent Publications

Lan, P. (2021). Be on guard for networking failures in a public system. Public Administration Research, (10)1, 13-25.

Lan, P. (2019). Sparking innovation among alien minds. International Journal of Business Innovation and Research, (18)4, 472–488.

Lan, P. (2018). Building a framework for facilitating mass innovation. Frontiers of Economic and Management Research, (7)1, 1-15.

Zhao, X., & Lan, P. (2017). Maximizing product innovation in Chinese state-owned enterprises.”International Journal of Business Innovation and Research, 14(3), 279-300.

Zhao, X., & Lan, P. (2017). How Chinese state-owned enterprises change their dynamics in new product innovation? Asian Journal of Economics and Empirical Research, 4(1), 25-31.

Lan, P., & Lan, J. (2017). Applying the concept of innovation trinity to e-learning analysis. E-Leader International Journal, 12(1), 1-14.

Zhao, X., & Lan, P. (2015). Are Chinese state-owned enterprises lagging behind in product innovation? International Journal of Chinese Culture and Management, 3(5), 351-379.

Lan, P. (2015). Using a new lens to examine the dynamics of typewriter and vending machine industries. International Journal of Business and Social Science, 6(3), 19-31.



Hunting, Dip-Netting, Badminton, Literature


Courses Taught

AIS 310, MBA 673, MBA 674