School of Business Administration attaches great importance to the building of research innovation team and put into force a number of measures to encourage faculty members to carry out research on cutting-edge topics. In the recent five years, SBA faculty members have produced significant international influence by publishing more than 800 high level academic papers in international top tier journals such as MS, OR, POM, MSOM, JOM, TS, SMJ etc. and several monographs. The capability of SBA to conduct research project especially the national key project is increasing. SBA had undertaken more than 400 research projects with a total grant of more than 98 million RMB yuan over the past five years, among which there are one major bidding program project and one key program project funded by the National Social Science Foundation, two key program projects, one international (region) cooperation and exchange project, one distinguished young scholars project and one outstanding young scholars project funded by the National Natural Science Foundation of China, and two distinguished young scholars projects funded by the Natural Science Foundation of Guangdong Province. SBA faculty has received a dozen national or provincial level research awards including one Excellent Award of National Education Science Research, one Outstanding Social Scientist of Guangdong Province, three first place awards, six second place awards and four third place awards of Outstanding Research of Philosophy and Social Science in Guangdong Province.

(Updated Jan, 2021)