The Research Center for Innovation and Strategic Human Resource Management （RC-ISHRM）is a research institute jointly initiated and established by Institute for Global Innovation Management (IGIM for short), Northeastern University (NU for short) and School of Business Administration (SBA for short), Jiangxi University of Finance and Economics (JUFE for short).
NU, founded in 1898, is the fourth-largest private university in the USA, comprehensively ranking 62 in the 2012 edition of Best Colleges. NU’s co-op programs are one of the largest and most innovative in the world. IGIM is an internationally recognized research center for developing effective approaches and solutions to global innovation management and for the development and dissemination of teaching materials concerning the global challenges facing technology intensive companies.
JUFE, founded in 1923, is a comprehensive institution of high learning focusing on economics and management. JUFE is further committed to remaining a leading contributor to Jiangxi’s economics development and to the globalization of China’s higher education. SBA was preceded by the Department of Industrial Economy established in 1979. SBA has been growing fast along with the reform, opening-up and development of the Chinese economy. At present, SBA is home to four departments, namely, General Management, Human Resources Management, Marketing, and Logistics Management. SBA possesses one Nationally Distinguished Primary Discipline in business administration and one Distinguished Secondary Disciplines in general management.
With the aim to become one of the most respected research institute both in China and abroad, the central task for RC-ISHRM is business-oriented, industry-oriented, strives to discover and revive indigenous management wisdom, as well as advances organizational and social development.