Dr Yang Han


Lecturer in Business and Management

Oxford Brookes Business School


Yang joined the Business School in 2023 as a lecturer in Business and Management. His research focuses on organisational psychology and specifically examines leader-follower relationships and their effects on employee behaviour and performance outcomes

Teaching and supervision


Modules taught

  • Business and Management
  • Strategic Management
  • Operations Management
  • Strategic and Sustainable Logistics
  • Dissertation/ Final Project Supervision for MSc


  • MSc - Final Research Project
  • MSc - Business Management Dissertations


Yang's research interests fall in the category of organisational psychology and behaviour. His research focuses on understanding ambivalent leader-follower relationships and their effect on follower experiences and outcomes in the workplace. Furthermore, he focuses on the theoretical links between relationship perceptions and attitudes. 

Research impact

He has developed and tested models for how organisations can implement organisational interventions that aim to promote employee well-being and creativity. 

Professional information

Memberships of professional bodies

  • Member of the British Academy of Management (BAM)


  • British Academy of Management, UK. 
  • AMA Winter Academic Conference, USA