NG, Weiyi Assistant Professor Department:  Strategy & Policy Office:  BIZ 1, 6-34 Contact:  6516-7950 Email:  weiyi_ng@nus.edu.sg Curriculum Vitae

Weiyi's main stream of research examines the careers of high potential entrepreneurs in the technology sector through the lens of computational sociology. His research has received awards such as the Kauffman Dissertation Fellowship and has been featured in media outlets like the New York Times.

Prior to NUS, he worked in the defense industry as a computational physicist. He holds a PhD ...[More+]

Awards &
Membership &
Professional Activities
    • Big Data Analytics
    • Careers
    • Organizational Theory
    • Entrepreneurship
    • Working Papers
      • On Self-Presentation and Performance: The Relational Versus Transactional Dimensions of Job Seeking , with Ming D. Leung
    • 3rd Place, Research Paper Competition, Wharton People Analytics Conference - 2017
    • Kauffman Foundation Dissertation Fellowship - 2016
    • UC Berkeley Institute for Research on Labor and Employment (IRLE) Research Grant - 2014
    • The California Management Review Fellowship - 2013
    • The Berkeley Fellowship for Graduate Study - 2011
    • John Haeseler Lewis Prize for best graduating seniors in Physics - 2008
    • Phi Beta Kappa, Beta of Illinois Chapter - 2007
    • DSTA Overseas Scholarship - 2004
    • PhD., Business Administration, University of California, Berkeley, Haas School of Business, 2017
    • MS., Business Administration, University of California, Berkeley, Haas School of Business, 2013
    • B.A., History, Philosophy&Social Studies of Science, University of Chicago, 2008
    • B.A., Physics, University of Chicago, 2008
    • Consultant, Bloomberg LP, 2015 - current
    • Consultant, Elance (now UpWork), 2013
    • Member of Technical Staff, DSO National Laboratories, 2008 - 2011
    • Ad-hoc Reviewer, Management Science
    • Ad-hoc Reviewer, California Management Review
    • Ad-hoc Reviewer, Administrative Science Quarterly
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