Jia (Jasmine) Hu


Assistant Professor

Jia (Jasmine)  Hu

Contact Information

Endowed Position

Assistant Professor and J. Donnelly Fellow in Participatory Management

Biography

Jia (Jasmine) Hu received her Ph.D. with concentrations in Organizational Behavior and Human Resource Management from University of Illinois at Chicago. Jasmine’s primary research interests focus on understanding 1) work teams, particularly with respect to the state of collective motivation, the role of leadership in teams, the process of social comparison, and the issues of team personality composition and team climate; 2) leadership, especially the nature of leader-team interactions, and the characteristics and styles contributing to leadership effectiveness; and 3) pro-social behaviors, especially the questions of how pro-social motivation and behaviors impact employee, team, and organizational outcomes. Her work has appeared in the field’s top journals such as the Academy of Management Journal, Journal of Applied Psychology, Organizational Behavior and Human Decision Processes, and Personnel Psychology and has been mentioned in media outlets, such as New York Times, Washington Post, Fortune, ABC News, CNBC, MSN, CNS News, Huffington Post, and Yahoo! Finance. In addition to research, her teaching experience includes courses of Introduction to Management, Organizational Behavior, and Management Competencies at the undergraduate level and Leadership at the MBA level. In terms of consulting and applied experiences, Jasmine served as a consultant for Accenture and McKinsey & Company and conducted field research in companies across a variety of industries in both U.S. and China. In her personal life, Jasmine is married to her college sweetheart Kaifeng and they have two adorable sons. Another interesting part of Jasmine is that she is an award-winning table tennis player who had been professionally trained for six years and had won over 20 city- and state-level championships in both U.S. and China since age six.

Areas of Expertise

Work teams

Leadership

Prosocial Behaviors

Personality

Human Resource Practices

Education

Ph D, University of Illinois-Chicago

Teaching

Management Competencies

Principles of Management

Publications

"Understanding employees’ perceptions of human resource practices: Effects of demographic dissimilarity to and relationships with managers and coworkers", (with Kaifeng Jiang, S Liu, D Lepak), Human Resource Management., 56, 2017.

"Employee participation in company-sponsored volunteer programs: The motivational and contextual antecedents and performance consequences.", (with Kaifeng Jiang, S Mo, H Chen, J Shi), to appear in Organizational Behavior and Human Decision Processes, 137, 2016.

"Making a difference in the teamwork: Linking team prosocial motivation to team processes and effectiveness", (with R Liden), Academy of Management Journal, 2015.

"Servant leadership: Validation of a short form of the SL-28", (with R Liden, S Wayne, J Meuser, J Wu, C Liao), to appear in Leadership Quarterly, 2015.

"There are Lots of Big Fish in this Pond: The Role of Peer Overqualification on Task Significance, Perceived Fit, and Performance for Overqualified Employees", (with B Erdogan, T Bauer, Kaifeng Jiang, S Liu, Y Li), Journal of Applied Psychology, 2015.

"Examining the cross-level relationship between shared leadership and learning in teams: Evidence from China.", (with S Liu, Y Li, Z Wang, X Lin, ), The Leadership Quarterly, 25, 2014.

"Missing link in the service profit chain: A meta-analytic review of the antecedents, consequences, and moderators of service climate", (with Y Hong, H Liao, Kaifeng Jiang, ), Journal of Applied Psychology, 98, 2013.

"A model of injustice, abusive supervision, and negative affect", (with J. Hoobler), The Leadership Quarterly, 24, 2013.

"Relative leader-member exchange within team contexts: How and when social comparison impacts individual effectiveness", (with R. Liden), Personnel Psychology, 66, 2013.

"How does human resource management influence organizational outcomes?", (with Kaifeng Jiang, D. Lepak, J. Baer), Academy of Management Journal, 55, 2012.

Presentations

Academy of Management Annual Meeting, "Leading as a role model" (August 2013).

Academy of Management Annual Meeting, "Relationship matters" (August 2013).

Society for Industrial and Organizational Psychology Annual Meeting, "A meta-analytic review of the antecedents, consequences, and moderators of service climate." (April 2013).

Academy of Management Annual Meeting, "The role of humility and narcissism in employee perceptions of human resource management system" (August 2012).

Academy of Management Annual Meeting, "Understanding the role of person-organization fit in new executive performance outcomes." (August 2012).

the Southern Management Association Annual Meeting, "Am I creative or not? A contingent perspective on goal orientation in creative context" (October 2011).

Academy of Management Annual Meeting, "A trickle-down model of leaders’ negative affect on subordinates’ negative affect" (August 2011).

Academy of Management Annual Meeting, "How does human resource management influence organizational outcomes? A meta-analytic investigation of the mediating mechanism" (August 2011).

Academy of Management Annual Meeting, "Leader core self-evaluation and transformational leadership" (August 2011).

Southern Management Association Annual Meeting, "A multilevel model of creativity: The role of goal orientation and empowering leadership" (October 2010).

the Southern Management Association Annual Meeting, "Developmental i-deals and employee performance: Mediating effect of leader-member exchange" (October 2010).

Academy of Management Annual Meeting, "How the components of HR systems work together? The effects of perceived HR systems on employees’ attitudes." (August 2010).

Academy of Management Annual Meeting, "Work-family conflict and career outcomes: A meta-analysis review" (August 2010).

Society for Industrial and Organizational Psychology Annual Meeting, "Antecedents of team potency and team effectiveness" (April 2010).

Society for Industrial and Organizational Psychology Annual Meeting, "Multi-foci commitment, organizational citizenship behavior, and performance in teams." (April 2010).

Academy of Management Annual Meeting, "Relative leader-member exchange and individual outcomes: The role of group supportive behavior, task interdependence, and psychological empowerment." (August 2009).

Academy of Management Annual Meeting, "Person-team fit and team performance as moderators of the relationship between LMX and work outcomes" (August 2008).

International Association for Chinese Management Research Annual Meeting, "The construct of employees’ psychological contract in Chinese organizations" (June 2008).