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Dean’s Research Scholars Named

GWSB has named three faculty members as 2010 Dean’s Research Scholars.  Tjai Nielsen, assistant professor of management; Sok-Hyon Kang, professor of accountancy; and Meghana Ayyagari, associate professor of international business, received the honor.

Nielsen is studying the multilevel perspective of prosocial behavior and performance, cultural intelligence and international work teams, international investment motivation and the dynamics of corporate board performance. Ayyagari’s research focuses on corporate governance, “theory of the firm,” financial development and international finance. Kang specializes in financial reporting, earnings management, executive compensation and security markets.

The two-year award honors full-time faculty who have notable, published research and who are conducting ongoing research projects. Each Dean’s Research Scholar receives a $25,000 summer-research stipend and has a reduced course load during the academic year. Scholars also receive $3,000 for research-related expenses.

Posted by gwsb on August 11, 2010 | Filed under: GWSB News.

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MBA Admissions and Experience Blog

The members of the MBA Admissions team contribute to the blog with postings about recruitment tours, events, interviews with current students, and insights about the admissions process. The team is composed of:

Christopher Storer, Executive Director
Jason Garner, Associate Director
Patsy Torres, Assistant Director
Jason Smith, Assistant Director
Shelly Heinrich, Admissions Consultant
Jessica Page, Coordinator