KUDOS: March 2024

By Comms Team | 03/29/2024

Faculty Kudos - March



2024 Excellence and Innovation in Advising Award

Please join us in congratulating Michaela Smolka, Interim Assistant Director for Traditional Programs with the College of Business, Michaela has been chosen as the University's award recipent of the 2024 Excellence and Innovation in Advising Award.

Scholar of the Year 2024

Please help us in congratulating Neeraj Puro, Assistant Professor, Management/Health Administration, Neeraj has been recognized for his outstanding performance and chosen to receive the Scholar of the Year Award at the Assistant Professor level for Scholarly and Creative Activities. 

Congratulations to both of you for your outstanding performance and dedication! Your hard work and commitment have truly embodied the College of Business with utmost excellence.  

2024 Honors Recipients


Faculty/Staff Recognitions


Xiaohua (David) Fang, an Associate Professor in the School of Accounting, has been appointed to the Editorial Board of the British Accounting Review, an AJG 3 rated journal, Congratulations David. 


Peer Reviewed Research

Susan Dennett, Instructor, Management Programs and Madden Center, has had her chapter titled, "Put the Human Into Online Teaching Through a Strong Instructor Presence" published in the book titled Incorporating the Human Element in Online Teaching and Learning by IGI Global publishing.


Rosemand Desir, Associate Professor in the School of Accounting, with co-authors have had their paper titled, “The Value of a ‘Just’ Firm”, accepted for publication in the Review of Accounting and Finance (AJG 2, ABDC “B”).

Yahyun Goo, Professor, ITOM, with co-authors have had their paper titled, "Meme-affordance tourism: The power of imitation and self-presentation, published in the Journal of Decision Support Systems.


Anna Pomeranets, Instructor, Finance, with co-author, have had their paper titled, "Forced Consolidation", published in the Review of Quantitative Finance and Accounting.


Siri Terjesen, Professor Management Programs & Associate Dean, with co-authors has had their paper titled, "Adolescent entrepreneurial learning ecosystem and a tech entrepreneurial career—inspiration from theblack swan stories," published in Small Business Economics



Public Scholarship Research

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

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

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