KUDOS: September 2023

By Comms Team | 09/29/2023

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September - Faculty Recognitions


Sharing on behalf of The President's Office... 

You're Invited to the Faculty & Staff Happy Hour

Hosted by President Stacy Volnick, Ph.D.

Thursday, October 5, 2023 | 4-5 p.m. 

RSVP required

Sharing on behalf of Executive Education... 

You are invited to Executive Education’s annual tailgate event against the Tulsa Golden Hurricanes! Join them for food, fun, and tailgating activities on Saturday, October 7th. Festivities for the tailgate are from 2:30 pm – 5:30 pm, with the game following at 6 PM, right in front of the Schmidt Family Complex.

Join your fellow College of Business family for games, music, networking opportunities, special guests, and other surprises! Registration closes on October 1. If interested, when you reserve your ticket, please choose the “Faculty & COB Affiliates” option.

RSVP for Tailgate

Sharing on behalf of Andrew Garrison...

My name is Andrew Garrison, Director of the Phil Smith Center for Free Enterprise. I would like to cordially invite you all to our October 17 event during which we will host special guest speaker Daniel Di Martino. Daniel is a Ph.D candidate in economics at Columbia University and a graduate fellow at the Manhattan Institute, where he focuses on high-skill immigration policy.

Daniel will be giving a speech entitled “How Socialism Destroys the Economy” in Room 120 of the College of Business from 2:00pm-3:20pm followed by a small group discussion in the Office Depot Center, Room 101 from 4pm-5pm.

RSVP by October 10th

We've added some new faces to our COB Communications Team!

Welcome Jim Chimento, our new Web Developer 

Communications Group


Reminder: Submit all graphics and flyers with logos to the COB Comms Team for approval: cobcommunications@fau.edu 

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Faculty Recognitions


Anna Agapova, Associate Professor, Finance Department, presented a paper titled "Positive versus negative ESG portfolio screening and investors' preferences" at the 2023 International Conference in Finance, Banking and Accounting, Montpellier, France, September 8-9, 2023. The paper is coauthored with FAU Ph.D. candidate Uliana Filatova and FAU high school/undergraduate student Ivan Yuk.

Judy Monestime, Research Associate and Instructor, Department of Management, Health Administration Programs, was invited to present her work on “Optimal Ensemble Strategies to Model Meaningful Use for Medicaid Providers” at The University of Georgia’s Workshop on Applications of Artificial Intelligence/Machine Learning in Health Disparities Research and Workforce Diversity in September 2023.

Magno De Souza Queiroz has been recently appointed as member of the Editorial Boards of two top IS journals: Journal of Strategic Information Systems (AJG 4 journal), and Associate Editor at Information & Management (AJG 3 journal).


Peer Reviewed Research

Anna Agapova, Associate Professor, and Margarita Kaprielyan, FAU PhD graduate, Finance department, have had their article, "Diversification Measures: Mutual Fund Family Case," accepted for publication in the International Review of Financial Analysis. (AJG 3)

Anna Agapova, Associate Professor, and Uliana Filatova, Ph.D. candidate, Finance department, have had their article, "Analysts’ Institutional Client Catering and Reputation Tradeoff: Strategic Timing of Recommendations," accepted for publication in the Journal of Accounting, Auditing, and Finance. (AJG 3)

Scott Feyereisen, Associate Professor, Management Programs, Health Administation, Neeraj Puro, Assistant Professor, Management Programs, Health Administation, with co-authors, have had their paper titled, “Differential Impact of Hospital and Community Factors on Scope of Hospital and Community Factors on Breadth and Depth of Hospital Population Health Partnerships,” accepted for publication in Health Services Research. (ABS 3)

Neeraj Puro, Assistant Professor, Management Programs, Health Administation, with co-authors, have had their paper titled, "Publicness, Organizational Strategies, and Public Value Outcomes: An Empirical Analysis of U.S Acute Care Hospitals," published in the Public Management Review. (ABS 4)

Neeraj Puro, Assistant Professor, Management Programs, Health Administation, with co-authors, have had their paper titled, "Variance of US Hospital Characteristics by Safety-Net Definition," published in the JAMA Network Open. (Impact factor:13.8)

Len Trevino, Professor, Management Programs, with co-authors, have had their paper titled, entitled "Sustainable Regional Real Options Value Chains: An Ounce of Prevention is Worth a Pound of Cure," accepted for publication in Management Research: The Journal of the Iberoamerican Academy of Management.

Charles Yang, Professor, Finance, with co-authors, has had their article, “Risk Taking, Performance, and Resilience to the COVID-19 Pandemic: Evidence from Public Property-Casualty Insurers," accepted for publication in International Review of Financial Analysis. (ABS3, ABDC A)


Public Scholarship Research

Marc Rhorer, Interim Chair, Marketing department, Assistant Dean and Evan Jaffe, Professor, ITOM department - FAU Sport Management Kicker & Punter Indexes

William Luther, Associate Professor, Economics department - Monthly Inflation Report at Florida Atlantic University

Steven Carnovale, Assoicate Professor, ITOM - Logistics Managers' Index

Ken Johnson, Associate Dean - Waller, Weeks And Johnson Rental Index, Top 100 U.S. Housing Markets, and Price-To-Rent Report