Wes Sine was promoted to full professor of management and organizations. Sine also serves as faculty director of the Entrepreneurship and Innovation Institute.
Ya-Ru Chen, Nicholas H. Noyes Professor of Management, was appointed the academic director of China Initiatives. In addition, Chen won a prestigious five-year research grant from the government of China to advance three overlapping goals: her own research, promoting research in Chinese universities, and advancing Johnson’s interests.
Research by Sachin Gupta, PhD ’93, the Henrietta Johnson Louis Professor of Management and professor of marketing, was ranked among the 20 most influential articles in the field of marketing science. The recognition is based on a study in the International Journal of Research in Marketing that analyzed 5,500 peer-reviewed articles published in five top-tier journals between 1982 and 2003.
Eric Yeung, Peter B. Orthwein ’68 Sesquicentennial Fellow in Accounting, and Ken Merkley, Barry and Ann Ridings Sesquicentennial Fellow and assistant professor of accounting, were named in Poets & Quants’ list of “The 40 Most Outstanding B-School Profs Under 40 in the World.”
Stijn M.J. van Osselaer, professor of marketing, was elected president of the Society for Consumer Psychology, which serves as a voice to further the advancement of the discipline of consumer psychology in a global society.
Andrew Karolyi, Alumni Professor in Asset Management, professor of finance, and faculty director of the Emerging Markets Institute, was named an editor of the Review of Financial Studies, a premiere academic journal of financial economics. This marks the second time that a member of Johnson’s finance faculty has earned this prestigious appointment. Maureen O’Hara, the Robert W. Purcell Professor of Finance and professor of economics, served as executive editor of the journal from 1999 to 2005.
Residential two-year MBA students honored Robert Libby, the David A. Thomas Professor of Management and professor of accounting, with their Core Faculty Award.
Residential one-year MBA students honored Allan M. Filipowicz, clinical professor of management and organizations, with their Core Faculty Award.
Risa Mish ’85, JD ’88, senior lecturer of management, was honored by the Cornell Women’s Resource Center and the Cornell University Graduate School as a nominee for the International Women’s Day Leadership Award.