Nicholas Pinto

Undergraduate students, faculty honored at awards banquet

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – The Heavener School of Business recognized its standout students during its annual awards banquet April 15 at Emerson Alumni Hall. The ceremony was highlighted by the induction of Nicholas Pinto into the Heavener Hall of Fame. Pinto became the 20th undergraduate to join this exclusive group. Below

Dr. Joe Alba

Alba selected for UF Research Foundation Professorship

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – James W. Walter Eminent Scholar Chair Dr. Joe Alba was one of 33 University of Florida faculty members awarded a UF Research Foundation Professorship for 2014-17. This is the second time Dr. Alba has received this distinction (2005). UFRF Professorships are awarded to tenured faculty members who

Robert Tache, Dr. Gary McGill, and Loreen Spencer

Fisher dedicates new faculty suite

The Fisher School of Accounting dedicated the Deloitte Foundation Faculty Suite on Tuesday in Gerson Hall. The Deloitte Foundation, along with Deloitte partners and Fisher alumni Loreen Spencer (BSAc ’87, MAcc ’88) and Robert Tache (BSAc ’88, MAcc ’89), generously provided a $500,000 gift to support faculty and its activities

Dr. Chris Janiszewski

Warrington faculty ranks in top 20 in productivity among U.S. publics

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – The faculty of the Warrington College of Business Administration ranked 18th in research productivity among U.S. public business schools in the University of Texas at Dallas’ Top 100 Business School Research Rankings. Warrington’s faculty ranked 33rd among all U.S. schools and 40th in the world. The rankings,

Jay R. Ritter

Ritter chosen as President of leading finance organization

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Joe B. Cordell Eminent Scholar Chair Dr. Jay Ritter has been elected President of the Financial Management Association International (FMA). Dr. Ritter’s term as President begins in October. Dr. Ritter stated: “It is an honor to be elected president of the FMA, especially so since the organization

Dr. Aditi Mukherjee

ISOM Lecturer receives 2013 Judy Fisher Award

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Dr. Aditi Mukherjee, a Lecturer in the Department of Information Systems and Operations Management at the Warrington College of Business Administration, was named the recipient of the 2013 Judy Fisher Teaching with Technology Award. The award is given annually to the Warrington professor whose teaching best exemplified

Dr. Asoo Vakharia

Vakharia elected President-elect of POMS

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Dr. Asoo J. Vakharia, McClatchy Professor and Director of the Center for Supply Chain Management in the Department of Information Systems and Operations Management at the Warrington College of Business Administration, was elected as the President-elect of the Production & Operations Management Society (POMS). He will serve

Warrington professors, advisor receive College’s annual awards

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – The Warrington College of Business Administration recognized four exceptional educators with its 2013-2014 Teaching/Advising Awards. Huber Hurst Professor of Contract Law & Legal Studies Dr. Larry A. DiMatteo and John B. Hall Chair Dr. Joel Houston were recipients of the Graduate Teaching Awards. Huber Hurst Professor Robert

Dr. Klodiana Lanaj

Late-night smartphone use has detrimental effects on next-day work productivity

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Staying up late to work on your smartphone has negative effects on your productivity the next day, a recent University of Florida study shows. Klodiana Lanaj, an assistant professor of management at the Warrington College of Business Administration, and co-researchers Christopher M. Barnes (University of Washington) and

Dr. Irvin N. Gleim and his family

Fisher School dedicates atrium to longtime professor

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – The Fisher School of Accounting at the Warrington College of Business Administration dedicated the atrium of Gerson Hall, the home of the Fisher School, to longtime accounting professor Dr. Irvin N. Gleim. Dr. Gleim was an innovative force in the field of accounting not only through his