Faculty & Research: page 96

Read the latest news and research from University of Florida Warrington College of Business faculty, who are thought leaders in their respective fields and provide expert guidance in the classroom. Their research provides industry leaders and individuals with insights they can use in their careers and daily lives.


Ritter named co-recipient of William F. Sharpe Award for best paper

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Joe B. Cordell Eminent Scholar Chair of Corporate Development and Strategy Dr. Jay Ritter was named the co-recipient of the William F. Sharpe Award. Dr. Ritter shares the honor with Dr. Rongbing Huang, who earned his Ph.D.

Poe Center Director Virginia Maurer receives illustrious award

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Huber Hurst Professor of Business Law and Legal Studies Virginia Maurer was conferred the Kay Duffy Memorial Award by the Academy of Legal Studies in Business at their annual meeting in August in Richmond, Va. The award

  • Steve Shugan
  • Jinhong Xie

Shugan and Xie named finalists for respected marketing award

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Russell Berrie Foundation Eminent Scholar Dr. Steven Shugan and George W. and Lisa O. Etheridge Professor of International Business Dr. Jinhong Xie were named finalists for the INFORMS Society for Marketing Science Long Term Impact Award. The

Thomas elected Secretary-Treasurer of leading business academy

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Huber Hurst Fellow Dr. Robert E. Thomas was elected Secretary-Treasurer of the Academy of Legal Studies in Business (International) (ALSB) on Aug. 7 at its conference in Richmond, Va. By virtue of his election to the Executive

Robert Knechel

Knechel appointed Editor of Auditing: A Journal of Practice & Theory

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Ernst & Young Professor of Accounting Dr. W R Knechel has been appointed Editor of Auditing: A Journal of Practice & Theory. The publication is one of the premier academic accounting journals contributing to “improving the practice

Denslow one of 29 faculty members named to UF oil spill task force

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Distinguished Service Professor and Director of Policy Studies Dr. David A. Denslow was one of 29 faculty members named to a University of Florida oil spill task force to coordinate research and response efforts related to the

UF Information Systems researchers ranked third in Western Hemisphere

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – A recent study published by the Pacific Asia Journal of the Association for Information Systems ranked the University of Florida the third-most productive in the North and South America region. The study revealed the contributions and publications

DiMatteo awarded grant from Bob Graham Center for Public Service

GAINESVILLE, Fla. –Huber Hurst Professor of Contract Law & Legal Studies Dr. Larry A. DiMatteo has been awarded a case study grant from the Bob Graham Center for Public Service. The Center sponsors a competitive grant competition and requested proposals

Dr. David C. Ling

Ling awarded highest honor by American Real Estate Society

GAINESVILLE, Fla. –McGurn Professor of Real Estate Dr. David C. Ling was awarded the David Ricardo Medal by the American Real Estate Society at its annual conference April 15 in Naples, Fla. The David Ricardo Medal is the highest recognition

LePine awarded UF Research Foundation Professorship award

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Darden Restaurants Diversity Management Professor Dr. Jeffery LePine is the Warrington College of Business Administration’s most recent recipient of a UF Research Foundation Professorship award. The Professorship awards are three-year professorships created by UF Research to recognize