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Mitra named MSI Young Scholar

Gainesville, Fla. – Debanjan “Deb” Mitra has been selected as a 2009 Marketing Science Institute (MSI) Young Scholar. Instituted in 2001, the biennial MSI Young Scholar Program brings together researchers in marketing whose work suggests they are potential leaders of

Bart Weitz wins Retailing SIG’s First Lifetime Achievement Award

Gainesville, Fla. – The Warrington College of Business Administration is proud to announce that Professor Barton A. Weitz is the recipient of the first Lifetime Achievement Award presenting by the Retailing SIG of the American Marketing Association (AMA). Professor Weitz

Steve Shugan among inaugural INFORMS Marketing Fellows

Gainesville, Fla. – Leading market researchers in the U.S. and Canada were honored in Hanover, Md. on Friday by the INFORMS Society for Marketing Science (ISMS), which announced that Steven M. Shugan was one of the inaugural 10 recipients of

Lutz named Sherwin-Williams Distinguished Teacher

Gainesville, Fla. – Richard Lutz, JCPenney Professor of Marketing, was named one of three recipients of the 2008 Sherwin-Williams Distinguished Teaching Award. The award, now in its 11th year, will be presented by the Society for Marketing Advances (SMA) at

Professor Sanford Berg scores teaching hat trick for 2008

Gainesville, Fla. – Dr. Sanford Berg has been recognized for Teaching Excellence with three awards for the 2007-2008 academic year. Berg, Distinguished Service Professor in economics and director of Water Studies for the Public Utility Research Center (PURC), now has

Tim Judge elected to AOM Board of Governors

Gainesville, Fla. – Professor Timothy A. Judge, McKethan–Matherly Eminent Scholar of Management, has been elected to serve on the Academy of Management’s Board of Governors. The board is a nine-person governing body having legal and fiduciary accountability for the Academy

Marketing chair Joe Alba wins highly-coveted Converse Award

Gainesville, Fla. – Joseph W. Alba, UF Distinguished Professor of Marketing, has been chosen to receive one of the most prestigious awards in the field of marketing research: the Paul D. Converse Award. Alba currently serves as Chair of the

Tim Judge receives doctoral mentoring award

Gainesville, Fla. –Tim Judge, Matherly-McKethan Eminent Scholar of Management, is one of five recipients of the 2007-2008 Doctoral Dissertation Advisor/Mentoring Award from the University of Florida Graduate School. The award recognizes a standard of excellence in dedication to the support

Double Duty: Two Management profs tapped for editorial spots

Gainesville, Fla. – Jason Colquitt and Jeffery LePine, both full professors in Warrington’s Department of Management, were recently selected as associate editors to two of the leading journals in management research. In the field of management, associate editors have full

Fisher School lands grant from EU for new research

Gainesville, Fla. – The Fisher School of Accounting has been awarded a grant by the European Union for a new research project on auditing standards. The study will be conducted by the International Center for Research in Accounting and Auditing