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Warrington management department ranked No. 4 in research productivity per capita

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – The Department of Management at the University of Florida Warrington College of Business ranked No. 4 for research productivity per capita in the 2019 Texas A&M/University of Georgia Rankings of Management Department Research Productivity. “I am really proud of our department’s prolific work,” said Mo Wang, Lanzillotti-McKethan Eminent Scholar Chair, Department of Management Chair and Director of the Human Resource Research Center. “Compared to our peers, we are a rather small department, but we have world-class productivity.”

Meet Our Deans: Robert Thomas

You already know that the Warrington College of Business is the top business school in the state and one of the best in the nation and world, but do you know the leaders that have guided us to such success and recognition? In our Meet the Deans series, we introduce you to the seven deans across the Warrington College of Business, Hough Graduate School of Business, Heavener School of Business and Fisher School of Accounting that lay the foundation for

UF Warrington names dean for diversity and inclusion

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Dr. Robert Thomas, Darden Restaurants Professor in the Department of Management, has been named the Assistant Dean for Diversity and Inclusion at the University of Florida Warrington College of Business. His appointment begins in the fall of 2018. In his role, Thomas will work to foster an atmosphere and environment for positive conversation and collaboration among all members of Warrington’s student body, faculty, staff and external stakeholders within and outside of the University. Additionally, he will oversee

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 Crawford Fellowship is one of the most coveted financial grants in the fields of human resources and organizational behavior. The Crawford Fellowship has been awarded annually since 1998 to a

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 Committee, Dr. Thomas, an Associate Professor of Business Law and Legal Studies and Chair of the Department of Management at the Warrington College of Business Administration, will serve as ALSB President in 2013. The ALSB is the premier academy for