Yi Yang

Yi Yang, Management

Yi Yang, Management

Associate Professor
Falmouth Hall 207A


Strategic management and entrepreneurship

Research Interest

Dr. Yi Yang’s research interests include corporate venturing and entrepreneurship, organizational learning, technology management, and decision making process. Her dissertation on corporate venture capital won the Award of Best Dissertation in Social Science at Drexel.

Educational Background

B.A., Management,  Nanjing University (China)

M.A., Management, Nanjing University 

Ph.D., Organization & Strategy, Drexel University


Yi Yang is an assistant professor in the Management Group.  She joined the College of Management at University of Massachusetts Lowell in 2006. Currently, she is teaching Strategy and Entrepreneurship courses for undergraduate students at UMass Lowell.

She is a member of several professional associations such as Academy of Management and Strategic Management Society. She received the Teaching and Learning Exploration Grant at UMass Lowell in 2007.