Director, McKinsey Global Institute
Senior Partner, McKinsey & Company Minneapolis Office
Jackson G. Lu
Sloan School Career Development Associate Professor in Work and Organization Studies
MIT Sloan School of Management
Jackson G. Lu is the Sloan School Career Development Associate Professor in Work and Organization Studies at the MIT Sloan School of Management. One of the youngest tenured professors at MIT, he has published in top general science journals (Nature Human Behaviour, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences), management journals (Journal of Applied Psychology, Organizational Behavior and Human Decision Processes, Organization Science), and psychology journals (Annual Review of Psychology, Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, Psychological Science). His research has been featured in over 300 media outlets (e.g., BBC, The Economist, The Financial Times, Harvard Business Review, NPR, The Boston Globe, The New York Times, The Washington Post).
He has received many prestigious awards and honors, including World’s 40 Best Business School Professors Under 40, 30 Thinkers to Watch, NLS Rising Star Award from the Academy of Management, Rising Star Award from the Association for Psychological Science, SAGE Early Career Trajectory Award from the Society for Personality and Social Psychology, Early Career Award from the International Association for Conflict Management, New Investigator Award from the Behavioral Science & Policy Association, Louise Kidder Early Career Award from the Society for the Psychological Study of Social Issues, and the Best Senior Editor Award from Management and Organization Review. Jackson received his PhD from Columbia Business School. Jackson is also a Committee of 100 Next Generation Leader ’23.