Dr Jing Ma


University of Dundee School of Business, School of Business

Jing Ma
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Jing Rachel Ma joined the University of Dundee in September 2022. She gained her PhD in the Perception Lab from University of St. Andrews. She has worked as a lecturer in HRM in University of Henan Normal University, China prior moving to Scotland. Her research work primarily focuses on leadership perception, female leadership, cross-cultural management. In her PhD project, she argued facial analysis as a method of illustrating team's implicit leadership.


  • Leadership perception from face
  • Diversity, gender equality in leadership
  • Female leadership


  • Consultancy and Research methods
  • Organisational behaviours
  • Human resource management strategies
  • International human resource strategies