Faculty

New Research from Joseph Restuccia Finds Hospital Leadership Important for Quality Improvement

A new paper by Professor of Operations and Technology Management Joseph Restuccia investigates the extent to which hospitals are engaging in quality improvement activities (QIAs). More

SMG Pair Snags Standard Life Investments Finance Prize

Professors Yrjo Koskinen and Rui Albuquerque have been awarded the 2014 Standard Life Investments prize for the best paper in the European Corporate Governance Institute’s (ECGI) Finance Working Paper series. More

David Weil Confirmed for Department of Labor Position

In his new job as administrator of the US Department of Labor’s Wage and Hour Division, David Weil will be responsible for enforcing laws designed to protect the nation’s workers. More

Allen and Kelli Questrom Endow Two Professorships Through $10 Million Gift

Two newly endowed chairs were presented to Professors Karen Golden-Biddle and Susan Fournier. More

Business and All That Jazz

If you fall asleep in Jack McCarthy’s class it won’t be for long - a saxophone riff or blaring trumpet will jolt you awake soon. No, having a jazz ensemble in class is not a professor’s revenge on dozing students. That ensemble is here to illustrate how improvisation, creativity, and shared leadership create high-performing teams on the stage or in the office. More