Academic Staff

Kris Law

Teaching Fellow

FJ408

2766 6598

2362 5267

Brief Biosketch

Dr. Kris Law obtained her first degree in the field of manufacturing engineering and MPhil degree in machining technology respectively. With several years of industrial experiences, she pursued her PhD study while acting as a university teacher. Her PhD is in the field of organizational learning and development.

 

Prior to joining PolyU, Dr. Kris Law has been in the National Taiwan University where she obtained her post-doctoral research scholarship for a high-tech supply chain study in the region. Dr. Kris Law has involved in various research projects in the field of high-tech management and technology management in the region. She has conducted several research projects in the Pearl River Delta, Taiwan and Thailand, relating to high-tech entrepreneurship and management.

 

Teaching and Research Specialties

Management Strategy in High-tech Industry, Organizational Learning and Development (OLD), Technology and Innovation Management, High-technology Entrepreneurship

 

Honours and Awards

  • 2009-2010 Highest No. of Grade A Papers Award- Bronze (ISE, PolyU)
  • 2009-2010 Highest Paper Output Award- Silver (ISE, PolyU)
  • TL Foundation Post Doctoral Scholarship (National Taiwan University) (2008)

 

Editorship/ reviewers of

  1. Deputy Editor, International Journal of Manufacturing Technology

  2. Management, Special Issue (2011)

  3. Industrial Management and Data Systems

  4. IEEE Engineering Management

  5. Computers & Education

  6. Asia Pacific Journal of Management

  7. Journal of Business Ethics

  8. Journal of Operations Management

  9. Journal of High Technology Management Research

  10. Higher Education

     

Selected Publications:

1. Book/ Book Chapter

  1. Kris M Y LAW and K B Chuah (2015). PAL Driven Organizational Learning - Theory and Practices, Springer UK. (ISBN 978-3-319-18013-7). June, 2015.

  2. Kris M Y LAW and Marko Kesti (2014), Yin Yang and organizational performance - Five Elements for improvement and success, (ISBN 978-1-4471-6388-6) Springer.

  3. Kris M Y LAW and K B Chuah, The PAL Developer: A project team based organizational learning guidebook for practitioners. LAP LAMBERT Academic Publishing, Germany, 2013. (ISBN 978-3-659-42146-4).

  4. Kris M Y LAW and K B CHUAH, Project based action learning as learning approach in learning organization: the theory and framework. Book Chapter in Organizational Learning: Perspectives and Practices, ICFAI University Press. August 2006. (ISBN 81-314-0416-1)

 

2. Published Journals

Industrial & organizational management

  1. Kris M. Y. Law (2016) How Schedule issues affect Drug Logistics Operations? An Empirical Study in Hospitals in China. Industrial Management & Data Systems. 116 (3).

  2. T. R Lee & Kris M. Y. Law (2016) A Systematic Approach to Identify the Critical Factors of Taiwan International Logistics: a Grey Relational Approach. International Journal of Innovation and Learning (To appear).

  3. Kris M Y Law (2015) What Drive the Consumers to Buy Yoga Studio Services? Evidence from Hong Kong. J of Yoga and Physical Therapy. 5:199. doi:10.4172/2157-7595.1000199

  4. Kris M Y LAW & Angappa GUNASEKARAN (2012), Sustainability Development in High-tech Manufacturing Firms in Hong Kong, International Journal of Production Economics. 137(1): 116-125. (SCI)

  5. T.C. Wong, Kris M. Y. Law, Hon K Yau, and Shing-Chung Ngan (2011). Analyzing supply chain operation models with the PC-algorithm and the neural network. Expert Systems with Application: An International Journal. 38(6), 7526-7534. (SCI).

  6. Kris M Y Law. (2011). Airline Catering Service Operation, Schedule Nervousness and Collective Efficacy on Performance: Hong Kong Evidence. The Service Industries Journal. 31(6), 959-974. (SCI)

  7. Kris M Y Law. (2011). Social Responsibility in Youth Service Organizations: Hong Kong Evidence. The Services Industries Journal. 31(9), 1505-1517. (SCI)

  8. Kongkiti Phusavat, Pekka Kess, Kris M Y Law and Rapee Kanchana. (2010). Sustaining effective business value chain: future challenges. Industrial Management and Data Systems. 110(8): 1176-1191. (SCI).

  9. Kris M Y Law (2010). Sustainability development in Taiwan high-tech manufacturing industry. Asia Pacific Management Review. 15(4), 619-633. (Scopus, TSSCI)

  10. Pekka Kess, Kris M Y Law, Rapee Kanchana, Kongkiti Phusavat. (2010) Critical Factors for an Effective Business Value Chain. Industrial Management and Data Systems. 110(1): 63-77. (SCI)

  11. Kris M Y LAW & Angappa GUNASEKARAN. (2009). A Comparative Study of Schedule Nervousness among High-Tech Manufacturers- Across the Straits. International Journal of Production Research. First published on: 19 November 2009: 1-22. (SCI)

  12. Kris M Y Law, Petri Helo, Rapee Kanchana, Kongkiti Phusavat. (2009) Managing supply chains: lessons learned and future challenges. Industrial Management and Data Systems, 109(8): 1137-1152. (SCI)

  13. Kris M Y LAW (2009). Sustainable Development in Non-Governmental Organizations: Factors Affecting the Management Decisions- A Study in Hong Kong. International Journal of Strategic Sustainable Management, 1(2): 204-219.

  14. Kris M Y Law. (2009). Relationship with supply chain partners affecting internal operation of high-tech manufacturers in Taiwan. Journal of High Technology Management Research, Elsevier, 20: 31-39.

Learning & Innovation

  1. S.C. Ngan & Kris M Y Law (2015). Exploratory network analysis of learning motivation factors in e-learning facilitated computer programming courses. The Asia-Pacific Education Researcher, Springer. 24(4): 705-717 (SCI)

  2. Kristijan Breznik & Kris Law (2015). How social networks affect the learning performance among engineering students , Technics technologies Education Management journal. 10(2): 191. (SCI)

  3. C.W Ng & Kris M Y Law (2015). Impacts of Informal Networks on Innovation Performance: Evidence in Shanghai" .Chinese Management Studies. Vol. 9 Iss 1 pp. 56 - 72. (SCI).

  4. Rui Cao, Kong Bieng Chuah, Yiu Chung Chao, Kar Fai Kwong, Mo Yin Law, (2012). The role of facilitators in project action learning implementation, Learning Organization, The, 19(5): 414-427.

  5. Rapee Kanchana, Kris M Y Law, Narongsak Comepa, Prichaya Malithong and Kongkiti Phusavat, (2011). Interrelationships among knowledge management, organizational learning, and innovation. International Journal of Innovation and Learning. 9(2): 145-162.

  6. Zbigniew Pastuszak, Kris M.Y. Law, Stacy H.P. Shyu, Pornthep Anussornnitisarn, Onwika Kaewchur, Nipapat Thanachatchai. (2011). A note on organisational learning: continuation and sustainability. International Journal of Innovation and Learning. 10(4): 365-375.

  7. R. Cao, K. B. Chuah, Y. C. Chau, K. F. Kwong, Kris M.Y. Law. (2011). Effective Leadership in Project Action Learning Based Organizational Learning- A Chinese Perspective. The Learning Organization, Special Issue, 2011.

  8. Kris M Y Law, Victor C S Lee, Y T Yu (2010). Learning Motivation in E-learning Facilitated Computer Programming Courses. Computers & Education. 55(1): 218-228. (SCI)

  9. K. B. Chuah, Chris R. Cao, Y. C. Chau, K. F. Kwong, Kris M. Y. Law. (2010). Focus/Will/Capability (F/W/C) System Based Organizational Learning Performance Evaluation Instrument, A. The International Journal of Knowledge, Culture and Change Management. 10(6): 31-50.

  10. Kris M Y Law. (2010). How do engineering students differ from other disciplines in Taiwan? International Journal of Management in Education. 4(2): 120-132.

  11. Kris M Y LAW and K B Chuah. (2010). Performance and Efficacies in Project-based Action Learning Teams. International Journal of Innovation and Learning, 7(1):1-13. (Scopus).

  12. Jian, Hua-Li; Sandnes, Frode; Law, Kris; Huang, Yo-Ping; Huang, Yueh-Min. (2009). The Role of Electronic Pocket Dictionaries as an English Learning Tool among Chinese Students. Journal of Computer Assisted Learning. 25(6): 503-514. (SCI).

  13. Kris M Y Law & K B Chuah. (2009) What Motivates Engineering Students? A Study in Taiwan. International Journal of Engineering Education. 25(5): 1068-1074. (SCI).

  14. Hua-Li JIAN, Frode Eika SANDNES, Yo-Ping HUANG, Li CAI, Kris M Y LAW. (2008). On Students’ Strategy-Preferences for Managing Difficult Coursework, IEEE Transactions on Education, (2): 157-165. (SCI)

  15. Kris M Y LAW, Frode Eika SANDNES, Yo-Ping HUANG, Hua-Li JIAN. (2009). A Comparative Study of Learning Motivation among Engineering Students- in South East Asia and Beyond. International Journal of Engineering Education, 25(1): 144-151. (SCI)

  16. Kris M Y Law (2009). From Driving to Learning: An Organizational Learning Process. IEEE Engineering Management Review. 37(1): 66-79.

  17. K B CHUAH and Kris M Y LAW. (2006). PAL in Action: A Company’s OL Experience, International Journal of Team Performance Management, 12(1).

  18. Kris M Y LAW and K B CHUAH. (2004). Project based action learning as learning approach in learning organization: the theory and framework. International Journal of Team Performance Management, 10(7).

Material Processing

  1. Law, M. Y. Kris, and Geddam, A. (2003). A Methodology of Error Compensation in the End Milling of Pockets, Journal of Materials Processing Technology, 139(1-3): 21-27. (SCI).

  2. Kris M. Y. Law and Geddam, A. (2001). Prediction of Contour Accuracy in the End Milling of Pockets, Journal of Materials Processing Technology. 113(1-3): 399-405 (SCI).

  3. Law, M. Y. K., Geddam, A., and Ostafiev, V. A. (1999). Process-Design Approach to Error Compensation in End Milling, International Journal of Material Processing Technology. 89/90: 238-244. (SCI).