Research

UF study finds quality of health-related Internet searches varies

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Using popular Internet search engines to seek out health-related information can be beneficial, but the level of quality across different health topics areas varies a recent University of Florida study shows. A joint study involving UF’s College of Public Health and Health Professions and the Warrington College

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

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. Joyce Bono

Bono’s research receiving attention

Dr. Joyce Bono’s research regarding employee stress and health and positive work environments has received considerable attention since its appearance in the December 2013 issue of the Academy of Management Journal. The study, “Building Positive Resources: Effects of Positive Events and Positive Reflection on Work Stress and Health,” has been

Le Zhou

Doctoral student receives prominent academic fellowship

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Le (Betty) Zhou, a doctoral student in the Management Department at the Warrington College of Business Administration’s Hough Graduate School of Business, has been named the recipient of the 2013-14 Meredith P. Crawford Fellowship in Industrial-Organizational (I-O) Psychology sponsored by the Human Resources Research Organization (HumRRO). The

Debanjan Mitra

Mitra’s research recognized by American Marketing Association

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – City Furniture Professor Dr. Debanjan Mitra was selected as one of three recipients of the 2012 Harold H. Maynard Award by the American Marketing Association. Dr. Mitra and his co-authors will receive the Maynard Award at AMA’s Summer Marketing Educators’ Conference on Aug. 9-11 in Boston. The

Dr. Mark Flannery

Flannery’s work recognized by prestigious finance journal

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – A paper co-authored by Bank of America Eminent Scholar Chair Dr. Mark Flannery and former Warrington College of Business Administration Ph.D. student Kristine Watson Hankins, was awarded second place in the 2012 Jensen Prizes for the Best Papers Published in the Journal of Financial Economics in the

Debanjan Mitra

Mitra receives Early Career Contribution Award from American Marketing Association

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – City Furniture Professor Dr. Debanjan Mitra was selected as the recipient of the 2013 Varadarajan Award for Early Career Contribution to Marketing Strategy Research presented by the American Marketing Association (AMA). The Varadarajan Award “recognizes the contributions of a marketing faculty member who has completed 10 or

Dr. Richard Romano

Romano awarded UF Research Foundation Professorship

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Gerald L. Gunter Memorial Professor Dr. Richard Romano was one of 34 University of Florida faculty members awarded a UF Research Foundation Professorship for 2013-2016. UFRF professorships are awarded to tenured faculty members who have a distinguished current record of research that places them among the leaders

Wang to receive Early Career Investigator Award

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Dr. Mo Wang, an Associate Professor of Management and Co-Director of the Human Resource Research Center at the Warrington College of Business Administration, will receive the FABBS (Federation of Associations in Behavioral & Brain Sciences) Early Career Investigator Award at the Society for Industrial & Organizational Psychology,