Maureen O’Hara, the Robert W. Purcell Professor of Management
and professor of finance, received an honorary doctorate from the
Universität Bern for her pioneering contributions to the field of
Nagesh Gavirneni, associate professor of operations management, was appointed Emerson Professor of Manufacturing Management. The appointment reflects his distinguished service as a leading scholar of manufacturing and operations management.
Technology industry leaders and the government of Israel presented Dean Soumitra Dutta with the Global Innovation Award “for his impressive academic achievements and his major contribution to driving global business growth through the right combination of innovative people and technology,” at the iNNOVEX2013 conference in Tel Aviv in January.
Mark Nelson, Eleanora & George Landew Professor of Management and professor of accounting, received the Auditing: A Journal of Practice & Theory’s Best Paper Award for his paper, “A Model and Literature Review of Professional Skepticism in Auditing.”