Associate professor, University of Newcastle

Hao Tan is Associate Professor with the Newcastle Business School, University of Newcastle, where he also serves as Program Convenor of Doctor of Business Administration.

Professor Hao Tan’s current research interest is in China’s energy and resource transitions and thier global implications from a management research perspective. Since 2009, he has published over 30 scholarly journal articles and book chapters, including two major commentary articles in the leading science journal ‘Nature’ (co-authored with Prof. John Mathews from Macquarie University). He is a frequent contributor to both English- and Chinese-language media outlets such as UK Financial Times’ Chinese website, China’s Caixin and Australia’s, on energy and environment-related issues in China.


  • 2012–present
    Senior Lecturer, University of Newcastle Australia
  • 2010–2012
    Research Lecturer, University of Western Sydney
  • 2009–2009
    Research Associate & Adjunct Lecturer, Macquarie University