Dr Kris Law

STAFF PROFILE

Position

Associate Professor, Engineering Management And Education

Faculty

Faculty of Sci Eng & Built Env

Department

School of Engineering

Biography summary

Dr Kris Law holds a PhD in Organizational Learning and an MPhil in Machining Processes, both obtained from the City University of Hong Kong. Upon her PhD graduation, she undertook a post-doctoral research scholarship in the Graduate Institute of Industrial Engineering, National Taiwan University on a regional high-tech industry study. Her expertise lies in Organizational Learning and Development (OLD), Technological Innovation and Entrepreneurship (TIE), Engineering Education, and Smart Industrial Initiatives (SII).


Prior to joining Deakin University, Kris had worked as academic staff at the Hong Kong Polytechnic University and the City University of Hong Kong for 20 years. She currently also holds a Docentship (adjunct professorship) in the Department of Industrial Engineering and Management Oulu University in Finland. Besides, she has been invited by a number of institutions from different countries as visiting scholars, such as Taiwan, Thailand, Finland and Slovenia.

Research interests

Organizational Learning and Development;

Knowledge and Innovation Management;

Engineering Education;

Entrepreneurship;

Strategic and Operations Management in Industry.

Affiliations

Docent in Industrial Engineering Management, Faculty of Technology, Oulu University, Finland;

Publications

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2020

Project Action Learning (PAL) guidebook: practical learning in organizations

Mo Law, Kong Chuah

(2020), Cham, Switzerland, A1

book

Investigating consumer preferences on product designs by analyzing opinions from social networks using evidential reasoning

C Ng, K Law

(2020), Vol. 139, pp. 1-11, Computers and industrial engineering, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal

Application of reflective journals to assess self-directed learning in a blended learning setting: a case study in Hong Kong

Kris Law, Li Tang

(2020), Vol. 27, pp. 121-134, International Journal of Innovation and Learning, Olney, Eng., C1

journal

Determinants of students entrepreneurial intention a comparative study in Poland and Hong Kong

Kris Law, Monika Jakubiak

(2020), pp. 1-1, International journal of innovation and learning, Olney, Eng., C1

journal

An empirical analysis of intention of use for bike-sharing system in China through machine learning techniques

Tao Zhou, Kris Law, K Yung

(2020), pp. 1-22, Enterprise Information Systems, London, Eng., C1

journal
2019

How innovativeness and handedness affect learning performance of engineering students?

K Law, S Geng

(2019), Vol. 29, pp. 897-914, International journal of technology and design education, Dordrecht, The Netherlands, C1-1

journal

Personality traits, social capital, and entrepreneurial creativity: comparing green socioentrepreneurial intentions across Taiwan and Hong Kong

Chaoyun Liang, C Ip, S-C Wu, Mo Law, J-H Wang, L Peng, H Liu

(2019), Vol. 44, pp. 1086-1102, Studies in Higher Education, C1-1

journal

What drives success in product innovation? Empirical evidence in high-tech and low-tech manufacturers in China

Kris Law, Antonio Lau, W Ip

(2019), Vol. 79, pp. 165-198, International journal of technology management, Olney, Eng., C1

journal

Teaching project management using project-action learning (PAL) games: a case involving engineering management students in Hong Kong

M Law

(2019), Vol. 11, pp. 1-7, International journal of engineering business management, London, Eng., C1

journal

Factors motivating accounting undergraduates to learn: Hong Kong evidence

Kris Law, Steve Fong

(2019), Student motivation: perspectives, improvement, strategies and challenges, Hauppage, N.Y., B1-1

chapter

Student enrollment, motivation and learning performance in a blended learning environment: the mediating effects of social, teaching, and cognitive presence

Kris Law, Shuang Geng, Tongmao Li

(2019), Vol. 136, pp. 1-12, Computers and education, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal

Investigating self-directed learning and technology readiness in blending learning environment

Shuang Geng, Kris Law, Ben Niu

(2019), Vol. 16, pp. 1-22, International journal of educational technology in higher education, London, Eng., C1

journal

What do mission statements reveal about the values of top universities in the world?

K Breznik, K Law

(2019), Vol. 27, pp. 1362-1375, International journal of organizational analysis, Bingley, Eng., C1

journal

Integrating a Small Private Online Course (SPOC) component in an undergraduate engineering management subject as a blended learning approach

M Kris

(2019), pp. 16-19, ICDEL 2019: Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on Distance Education and Learning, Shanghai, China, E1

conference

The story of project-based action learning (PAL): a 15-year organizational learning journey of a high tech firm in China

K Law, K Chuah

(2019), Vol. 27, pp. 1442-1464, International journal of organizational analysis, Bingley, Eng., C1

journal

How innovativeness and handedness affect learning performance of engineering students?

Mo Law, Shuang Geng

(2019), Vol. 29, pp. 897-914, International Journal of Technology and Design Education, Berlin, Germany, C1

journal

Optimizing green design using ant colony-based approach

C Ng, S Lam, Samuel Choi, Kris Law

(2019), pp. 1-11, International journal of life cycle assessment, Berlin, Germany, C1

journal
2018

Knowledge contribution as a factor in project selection

S Geng, K Chuah, K Law, C Cheung, Y Chau, C Rui

(2018), Vol. 49, pp. 25-41, Project management journal, London, Eng., C1-1

journal

Project management SPOC with animation

R Lui, S Geng, K Law

(2018), Vol. 2018-January, pp. 29-34, TALE 2017 : Proceedings of IEEE International Conference on Teaching, Assessment and Learning for Engineering, Hong Kong, E1-1

conference

What do airline mission statements reveal about value and strategy?

K Law, K Breznik

(2018), Vol. 70, pp. 36-44, Journal of air transport management, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal

Enhancing social entrepreneurial intentions through entrepreneurial creativity: a comparative study between Taiwan and Hong Kong

C Ip, C Liang, S Wu, K Law, H Liu

(2018), Vol. 30, pp. 132-142, Creativity research journal, Abingdon, Eng., C1-1

journal

Product development drivers: an explorative study in Finland and China

Jukka Majava, Mo Law, Harri Haapasalo, Y Chau, Osmo Kauppila

(2018), Vol. 7, pp. 35-53, International journal of management, knowledge and learning, Celje, Slovenija, C1-1

journal
2017

Impacts of innovativeness and attitude on entrepreneurial intention: among engineering and non-engineering students

K Law, K Breznik

(2017), Vol. 27, pp. 683-700, International journal of technology and design education, Berlin, Germany, C1-1

journal

A systematic approach to identify the critical factors of Taiwan International Logistics: A grey relational approach

T Lee, K Law, D Huang, M Pan

(2017), Vol. 22, pp. 66-86, International journal of innovation and learning, Olney, Eng., C1-1

journal

How organizational learning and knowledge management affect innovation capacity of SMEs in China?

Kris Law, Kristijan Breznik

(2017), Proceedings of the 2017 MakeLearn & TIIM International Conference : Management challenges in a network economy, Lublin, Poland, E1-1

conference
2016

Relative age effect in mind games: the evidence from elite chess

Kristijan Breznik, Kris Law

(2016), Vol. 122, pp. 583-594, Perceptual and motor skills, London, Eng., C1-1

journal

How schedule issues affect drug logistics operations: an empirical study in hospitals in China

K Law

(2016), Vol. 116, pp. 369-387, Industrial management and data systems, Bingley, Eng., C1-1

journal

Service learning in engineering education

C Tang, Kris Law, Gary Tsui, D Lo

(2016), pp. 83-89, ICSL 2016 : Proceedings of the Second International Conference on Service-Learning, Hong Kong, China, E1-1

conference
2015

PAL as the OL approach, not a myth

K Law, K Chuah

(2015), pp. 93-98, PAL driven organizational learning: Theory and practices: A light on learning journey of organizations, Berlin, Germany, B1-1

chapter

The PAL framework

K Law, K Chuah

(2015), pp. 33-42, PAL driven organizational learning: theory and practices: A light on learning journey of organizations, Berlin, Germany, B1-1

chapter

The four pillars

K Law, K Chuah

(2015), pp. 43-48, PAL driven organizational learning: theory and practices: a light on learning journey of organizations, Berlin, Germany, B1-1

chapter

Impacts of informal networks on innovation performance: evidence in Shanghai

D Ng, K Law

(2015), Vol. 9, pp. 56-72, Chinese management studies, Bingley, Eng., C1-1

journal

Exploratory network analysis of learning motivation factors in e-learning facilitated computer programming courses

S Ngan, K Law

(2015), Vol. 24, pp. 705-717, Asia-Pacific education researcher, Berlin, Germany, C1-1

journal

Organizational learning as a continuous process, DELO

K Law, K Chuah

(2015), pp. 7-29, PAL driven organizational learning: theory and practices: a light on learning journey of organizations, Berlin, Germany, B1-1

chapter

Organization and individuals

K Chuah, K Law

(2015), pp. 3-6, PAL driven organizational learning: theory and practices: a light on learning journey of organizations, Berlin, Germany, B1-1

chapter

Implementation of PAL in a learning organization

Y Chau, K Kwong, C Cao, K Chuah, K Law

(2015), pp. 51-92, PAL driven organizational learning: theory and practices: a light on learning journey of organizations, Berlin, Germany, B1-1

chapter

PAL driven organizational learning: theory and practices: a light on learning journey of organizations

K Law, K Chuah

(2015), Cham, Switzerland, A1-1

book

A study on innovativeness among engineering and non_engineering students

M Law, Kristijan Breznik, Shing-Chung Ngan

(2015), pp. 1931-1932, MakeLearn and TIIM 2015 : Proceedings of the MakeLearn and TIIM Joint International Conference 2015, Bari, Italy, E1-1

conference
2014

Yin Yang and organizational performance: five elements for improvement and success

K Law, M Kesti

(2014), London, Eng., A1-1

book

Application of intelligent data management in resource allocation for effective operation of manufacturing systems

C Lee, K Choy, K Law, G Ho

(2014), Vol. 33, pp. 412-422, Journal of manufacturing systems, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

journal
2013

A RFID-based resource allocation system for garment manufacturing

C Lee, K Choy, G Ho, K Law

(2013), Vol. 40, pp. 784-799, Expert systems with applications, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

journal

A hybrid OLAP-association rule mining based quality management system for extracting defect patterns in the garment industry

C Lee, K Choy, G Ho, K Chin, K Law, Y Tse

(2013), Vol. 40, pp. 2435-2446, Expert systems with applications, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

journal

Customer definition and representation in market-driven product development

Jukka Majava, Jouko Nuottila, Harri Haapasalo, Mo Law

(2013), pp. 205-221, Proceedings of the 2013 International Conference on Technology Innovation and Industrial Managemen: Diversity, Technology, and Innovation for Operational Competitiveness, Phuket, Thailand, E1-1

conference
2012

An intelligent system for production resources planning in Hong Kong garment industry

C Lee, K Choy, K Law, G Ho

(2012), pp. 889-893, Proceedings of the 2012 IEEE International Conference on Industrial Engineering and Engineering Management, Hong Kong, E1-1

conference

Decision support system for sample development in the Hong Kong garment industry

C Lee, K Choy, K Law, G Ho

(2012), pp. 754-761, PICMET '12: Proceedings of the Technology Management for Emerging Technologies, Vancouver, Canada, E1-1

conference

The role of facilitators in project action learning implementation

R Cao, K Chuah, Y Chau, K Kwong, M Law

(2012), Vol. 19, pp. 414-427, Learning organization, Bingley, Eng., C1-1

journal

Sustainability development in high-tech manufacturing firms in Hong Kong: motivators and readiness

K Law, A Gunasekaran

(2012), Vol. 137, pp. 116-125, International journal of production economics, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

journal
2011

Interrelationships among knowledge management, organisational learning and innovation

R Kanchana, K Law, N Comepa, P Malithong, K Phusavat

(2011), Vol. 9, pp. 145-162, International journal of innovation and learning, Olney, Eng., C1-1

journal

Analyzing supply chain operation models with the PC-algorithm and the neural network

T Wong, K Law, H Yau, S Ngan

(2011), Vol. 38, pp. 7526-7534, Expert systems with applications, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

journal

A note on organisational learning: continuation and sustainability

Z Pastuszak, K Law, S Shyu, P Anussornnitisarn, O Kaewchur, N Thanachatchai

(2011), Vol. 10, pp. 365-375, International journal of innovation and learning, Olney, Eng., C1-1

journal

Social responsibility in youth service organizations: Hong Kong evidence

K Law

(2011), Vol. 31, pp. 1505-1517, Service industries journal, Abingdon, Eng., C1-1

journal

Airline catering service operation, schedule nervousness and collective efficacy on performance: Hong Kong evidence

K Law

(2011), Vol. 31, pp. 959-973, Service industries journal, Abingdon, Eng., C1-1

journal
2010

A comparative study of schedule nervousness among high-tech manufacturers across the straits

K Law, A Gunasekaran

(2010), Vol. 48, pp. 6015-6036, International journal of production research, London, Eng., C1-1

journal

Learning motivation in e-learning facilitated computer programming courses

K Law, V Lee, Y Yu

(2010), Vol. 55, pp. 218-228, Computers and education, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

journal

A focus/will/capability (F/W/C) system based organizational learning performance evaluation instrument

K Chuah, C Cao, Y Chau, K Kwong, M Law

(2010), Vol. 10, pp. 31-49, International journal of knowledge, culture and change management, Melbourne, Vic., C1-1

journal

How do engineering students differ from students of other disciplines in Taiwan?

K Law

(2010), Vol. 4, pp. 120-132, International journal of management in education, Olney, Eng., C1-1

journal

Factors affecting sustainability development: high-tech manufacturing firms in Taiwan

K Law

(2010), Vol. 15, pp. 619-633, Asia Pacific management review, Tainan, Taiwan, Republic of China, C1-1

journal

Critical factors for an effective business value chain

P Kess, K Law, R Kanchana, K Phusavat

(2010), Vol. 110, pp. 63-77, Industrial management and data systems, Bingley, Eng., C1-1

journal

Sustaining effective business value chain: future challenges

K Phusavat, P Kess, K Law, R Kanchana

(2010), Vol. 110, pp. 1176-1191, Industrial management and data systems, Bingley, Eng., C1-1

journal

Performance and efficacies in project-based action learning teams

K Law, K Chuah

(2010), Vol. 7, pp. 1-13, International journal of innovation and learning, Olney, Eng., C1-1

journal
2009

A comparative study of learning motivation among engineering students in south east asia and beyond

K Law, F Sandnes, H Jian, Y Huang

(2009), Vol. 25, pp. 144-151, International journal of engineering education, Dublin, Ire., C1-1

journal

Collective efficacy and manufacturing schedule instability: a study in Hong Kong and the Pearl River Delta region

K Law, N Pujawan

(2009), Vol. 4, pp. 1-18, International Journal of Industrial and Systems Engineering, Olney, Eng., C1-1

journal

Dynamic organizational learning: a conceptual framework

K Law, A Gunasekaran

(2009), Vol. 41, pp. 314-320, Industrial and commercial training, Olney, Eng., C1-1

journal

From driving to learning: the organizational learning process

K Law

(2009), Vol. 37, pp. 66-79, IEEE Engineering management review, Piscataway, N.J., C1-1

journal

Managing supply chains: lessons learned and future challenges

K Law, P Helo, R Kanchana, K Phusavat

(2009), Vol. 109, pp. 1137-1152, Industrial management and data systems, Bingley, Eng., C1-1

journal

The role of electronic pocket dictionaries as an English learning tool among Chinese students

H Jian, F Sandnes, K Law, Y Huang, Y Huang

(2009), Vol. 25, pp. 503-514, Journal of computer assisted learning, London, Eng., C1-1

journal

Relationships with supply chain partners affecting internal operation of high-tech manufacturers in Taiwan

K Law

(2009), Vol. 20, pp. 31-39, Journal of high technology management research, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

journal

What motivates engineering students? A study in Taiwan

K Law, K Chuah

(2009), Vol. 25, pp. 1068-1074, International journal of engineering education, Dublin, Ire., C1-1

journal
2008

On students' strategy-preferences for managing difficult course work

H Jian, F Sandnes, Y Huang, L Cai, K Law

(2008), Vol. 51, pp. 157-165, IEEE Transactions on education, Piscataway, N.J., C1-1

journal
2007

PAL framework implementation in an LO and OL project

Kris Law, K Chuah, Y Chau, K Kwong

(2007), pp. 1588-1592, ISMOT'07: Managing total innovation and open innovvation in the 21ST century : Proceedings of the Fifth International Symposium on Management of Technology, Hangzhou, China, E1-1

conference

Investigation of the motivating factors influencing team learning

Tracy Yin, Kris Law, K Chuah

(2007), pp. 699-702, ISMOT'07 : Managing total innovation and open innovation in the 21st century : Proceedings of the Fifth International Symposium on Management of Technology, Vols 1 and 2, Hangzhou, China, E1-1

conference
2006

A case of success... PAL in action: a company's OL experience

K Chuah, K Law

(2006), Vol. 12, pp. 55-60, Team performance management, Bingley, Eng., C1-1

journal
2004

Project-based action learning as learning approach in learning organisation: the theory and framework

K Law, K Chuah

(2004), Vol. 10, pp. 178-186, Team performance management: an international journal, Bingley, Eng., C1-1

journal
2003

Error compensation in the end milling of pockets: a methodology

K Law, A Geddam

(2003), Vol. 139, pp. 21-27, Journal of materials processing technology, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

journal
2001

Prediction of contour accuracy in the end milling of pockets

K Law, A Geddam

(2001), Vol. 113, pp. 399-405, Journal of materials processing technology, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

journal
1999

Process-design approach to error compensation in the end milling of pockets

K Law, A Geddam, V Ostafiev

(1999), Vol. 89-90, pp. 238-244, Journal of materials processing technology, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

journal

Funded Projects at Deakin

No Funded Projects at Deakin found

Supervisions

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