Mo Wang Articles: page 1

Mo Wang

Why silly distractions at work can actually be good for you

Positive interventions that distract us from difficult tasks actually help to reduce our stress levels, according to new research co-authored by Mo Wang, Associate Dean for Research and Lanzillotti-McKethan Eminent Scholar.  The research, conducted by an international team of researchers,

Brian Swider, Joyce Bono, Klodiana Lanaj and Mo Wang.

The Future of Work

Where, when and how we work may never return to pre-pandemic norms. Artificial intelligence and demographic shifts will reshape our careers. And we’ll need to tend to ourselves and each other to ward off burnout and grow as workers and

Mo Wang

Think retirement is out of reach? Here’s what you need to know.

The Los Angeles Times consulted two dozen researchers, financial planners and counselors, including Associate Dean for Research and Director of the Human Resource Research Center Mo Wang, about how to tell when you’re ready for retirement.  Read on for their

The 13 tenure-track faculty members of Warrington's Department of Management. From left: Joyce Bono, John Chen, Larry DiMatteo, Robert Emerson, Amir Erez, Aaron Hill, Yixuan Li, Klodiana Lanaj, Gwen Lee, David Gaddis Ross, Brian Swider, Robert Thomas and Mo Wang.

Warrington management department No. 1 in productivity per faculty

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Even with only 13 tenure-track faculty members, the Department of Management at the University of Florida Warrington College of Business is among the most productive for research according to the 2021 Texas A&M/University of Georgia Rankings of

Large bronze statue of an alligator on top of a globe

Warrington management department conference facilitates connection, advances research

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – The management department at the University of Florida Warrington College of Business brought about 25 researchers together from universities across the nation for a special conference on research methodologies in strategic management. The small conference setting was

Mo Wang

Mo Wang to lead research efforts as Associate Dean for Research

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – The University of Florida Warrington College of Business is proud to announce the appointment of Dr. Mo Wang as its inaugural Associate Dean for Research. Wang currently holds the Lanzillotti-McKethan Eminent Scholar Chair, is Director of the

Mo Wang

Research aims to create fairness in AI-assisted hiring systems

Mo Wang, Lanzillotti-McKethan Eminent Scholar, Director of the Human Resource Research Center and Chair of the Management Department, is in the early stages of a research project looking at how to design trustworthy, transparent and fair AI-assisted hiring systems –

Conference room with a large presentation screen. A group of people ask questions to two presenters of a research presentation.

Warrington and UF health sciences partner on workshop focused on tackling bias in data science

As our world continues to embrace artificial intelligence (AI) and the many benefits it brings to society, like faster decision making, prediction and digital assistance, we must also recognize its challenges. One challenge congruent across disciplines is recognizing the inherent

Mo Wang and Aaron Hill

Management faculty awarded NSF grant to study value of diversity on corporate boards

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – University of Florida Warrington College of Business faculty members Mo Wang, Lanzillotti-McKethan Eminent Scholar, and Aaron Hill, Associate Professor of Management, are among a team of researchers awarded a National Science Foundation grant to study the value

Bronze statue of an alligator sitting on top of a globe.

The latest innovative ideas from Warrington

Over the 2020-2021 academic year, Warrington College of Business faculty members reminded us why they’re some of the best in the world, despite the challenges brought on by the pandemic. From producing hundreds of new research papers, to teaching countless