Dr. LAM Chak Fu (林澤富博士)

PhD - Management (University of Michigan)
BA - Psychology / Economics (Middlebury College)
International Baccalaureate (Li Po Chun United World College)

Associate Professor

Dr. LAM Chak Fu (林澤富博士)

Contact Information

Address: 10-247, Lau Ming Wai Academic Building
City University of Hong Kong
Phone: +852 34427954
Fax: +852 34420309
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Research Areas

  • Communication: Voice behavior
  • Well-being: Vigor and energy at work

Chak Fu Lam is an associate professor of management at the City University of Hong Kong. He earned his Ph.D. from the University of Michigan’s Ross School of Business. His research focuses on voice behavior, with a particular focus on why employees may express ideas and how it matters in organization.

Faculty Positions

Period Department - Institution Position
7/2019 - Now Management - City University of Hong Kong Associate Professor
7/2017 - 6/2019 Management - City University of Hong Kong Assistant Professor
8/2013 - 6/2017 Management - Suffolk University Assistant Professor


Award Title Institution
College of Business First Year Lecture Teaching Award City University of Hong Kong
HHA Services Scholarship HHA Services
Suffolk University Leadership Life Changer Award Suffolk University
Spivy Hall Fellowship University of Michigan
Outstanding Reviewer Award Academy of Management (OB)
Logan Family Scholarship Middlebury College
Davis Scholarship Middlebury College
United World College Scholarship Li Po Chun United World College
Secondary Scholarship Singapore Ministry of Education

Teaching Areas

  • Organizational Behavior
  • Leadership
  • Cross-Cultural Management
  • Change management

Research Grant

  • PI: "How employees voice", Doctoral Research Grant , (2012) , Lam, C. F.
  • PI: "Customer Service Voice", Doctoral Research Grant , (2008) , Lam, C. F.
  • PI: "Autonomy Orientation", Psi Chi Undergraduate Research Grant , (2006) , Lam, C. F., & Gurland, S.

Supervisory Experience

Period Nature
6/2018 PhD Thesis

Administrative Assignments

Period Name Position
5/2020 - Now Master of Arts Global Business Management (MAGBM) Program Director
12/2018 - Now Ph.D. Recruiting Committee Member
9/2018 - Now Department Selection Committee Member
9/2018 - Now College Board Member
3/2019 - 7/2020 College of Business Global Business Program Director

External Academic Activities

Period Organizer Country / Region Role
1/2021 - Now Journal of Applied Psychology United States of America Editorial Board


Journal Publications and Reviews
Chapters, Conference Papers, Creative and Literary Works