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Professor Hong Deng

PhD City University of Hong Kong; Master and Bachelor Peking University


Hong Deng is a professor at Durham University Business School. Prior to joining Durham, she worked as a senior lecturer at Alliance Manchester Business School, University of Manchester. She also worked at London School of Economics and University of Birmingham previously.


Hong Deng is a professor at Durham University. Hong received her PhD in Organizational Behavior from City University of Hong Kong in 2013. She got her bachelor and master degrees at Peking University, China. She previously worked at London School of Economics, University of Birmingham, and University of Manchester before joining Durham university. Her work focuses on self-regulation at work, organizational justice, person-organization-job fit, and leadership. Hong’s work has been published leading academic journals in the field such as at Journal of Applied Psychology, Personnel Psychological, Journal of Management, Journal of Vocational Behavior.

Research Interests

  • Self-regulation at work
  • Emotional labor
  • Proactive behavior
  • Organizational justice
  • Person-organization/job fit
  • Identify
  • Leadership

Research Groups


Contact Details

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