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Don’t Be Surprised If Apple’s iPhone X Doesn’t Make You Happier

Looking to upgrade to the new iPhone X, but not sure it’s worth the nearly $1,000 price tag? You might want to check out the smart phone’s features before shelling out the cash. Assistant Professor of Marketing Aner Sela’s research on comparison neglect shows that few people actually compare features on

Dr. Chris Janiszewski

Warrington scholars rank in top 20 in research productivity among U.S. publics

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – The faculty of the Warrington College of Business ranked 17th in research productivity among U.S. public business schools in the University of Texas at Dallas’ Top 100 Business Schools Research Rankings. Warrington’s faculty ranked 36th in the world, and 29th among all U.S. business schools. The rankings,

Aner Sela

Marketing professor receives UF research award

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – John I. Williams, Jr. Professor Dr. Aner Sela was one of 10 professors awarded the University of Florida Excellence Award for Assistant Professors. The award recognizes UF assistant professors for their research performance. A one-time allocation of $5,000 is given to each recipient, who can use the

Robert Knechel

Knechel receives UF research professorship

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Dr. W R Knechel, the Frederick Fisher Eminent Scholar Chair at the Fisher School of Accounting, was awarded a UF Research Foundation Professorship for 2015-18. Dr. Knechel was one of 34 University of Florida scholars to receive the honor. UFRF professorships are awarded to tenured faculty members

Haibing Gao

Ph.D. candidate named finalist for marketing organization’s award

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Haibing Gao, a fifth-year Ph.D. candidate in the Department of Marketing, has been selected as one of three finalists for the 2015 Mary Kay/Academy of Marketing Science Dissertation Proposal Competition. The winner will be announced at AMS’s Annual Conference on May 12-14 in Denver. To be eligible,

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. 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 earns Early Career Contribution award from APA

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, was awarded the 2013 American Psychological Association (APA) Distinguished Scientific Award for Early Career Contribution to Psychology in the area of applied research. The

Jay R. Ritter

Ritter named UF Research Foundation Professor

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Joe B. Cordell Eminent Scholar Chair Dr. Jay Ritter was awarded a professorship by the University of Florida Research Foundation for 2012-2015. Dr. Ritter was one of 33 UF faculty members to earn the coveted distinction. UFRF professorships are awarded to tenured faculty members who have exhibited

Warrington’s undergraduate programs rank in top 20 in leading magazine

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – The undergraduate programs at the Warrington College of Business Administration was ranked in the top 20 among U.S. public universities in Bloomberg Businessweek’s Best Undergraduate Business Schools 2012 edition. Warrington’s undergraduate programs ranked 19th among U.S. publics and 46th overall. Warrington’s undergraduate programs ranked the highest among