The latest news from the PhD department including student, faculty and alumni updates.
Come out and support Marketing PhD student Anna Sadovnikova as she defends her Thesis titled “Fruits from the Tree of Sustainability. Value Creation in Green Strategic Partnerships”. Anna will be defending her thesis on Wednesday, July 6th, at 10:00 a.m., in DSB 510. Her supervisor is Devashish Pujari, and her supervisory committee consists of Ken Deal and Manish Kacker. Anna is … Continue reading Anna Sadovnikova Defends Thesis
Come out and support PhD student Alireza Tajbakhsh as he defends his Thesis titled “Sustainability In Supply Chains: Models and Metrics”. Alireza will be defending his thesis on Friday, June 17th, at 11:00 a.m., in DSB 505. Alireza is a PhD student in the Management Science field. His supervisor is Elkafi Hassini, and his supervisory committee consists of Kai Huang, and Mahmut Parlar.
We are pleased to formally acknowledge Ken Owen’s successful defence of his dissertation titled “Motivation and Demotivation of Hacker Activities – A Contextual Approach”. Ken was supervised by Milena Head and the two other members of his supervisory committee were Brian Detlor and Khaled Hassanein. Ken came to our PhD program with a Master’s in Management … Continue reading Ken Owen Successfully Defended Dissertation
The SSHRC Doctoral Awards Competition results have been released, and three students from our Marketing field have won! Please help us congratulate the following PhD students on being successful in the 2016-17 SSHRC Doctoral Awards Competition: Hadi Eslaminosratabadi Marketing $20,000 over one year Farhad Sadeh Marketing $40,000 over two years Mohammad Kayed Marketing $60,000 over three … Continue reading Marketing Sweeps SSHRC
The DeGroote Doctoral Student Association (DDSA) hosted the annual Research Day on April 26th to showcase some of the current research being conducted by our PhD students. They invited two distinguished guests to give special talks about their experiences in academia and tips for success. The packed schedule included the following sessions: Presenter Presentation Topic … Continue reading Another Successful DDSA Research Day
Come out and support PhD student Ken Owen as he defends his Thesis titled “Motivation and Demotivation of Hacker Activities – A Contextual Approach”. Ken will be defending his thesis on Monday, April 18th, at 10:00 a.m., in GH 212/B. Ken is a PhD student in the Information Systems field. His supervisor is Milena Head, and his supervisory committee consists of Brian Detlor and Khaled Hassanein.
We are happy to announce that PhD student Saeed Shekari has successfully defended his thesis proposal titled “Product Performance and Contracts in Multi-component System Industries: Theory and Evidence”. Please join us in congratulating Saeed for reaching this important milestone. Saeed is a PhD student in the Marketing field. Thanks go to his supervisor Sourav Ray, and his supervisory committee members Devashish Pujari … Continue reading Saeed Shekari Successfully Defended Thesis Proposal
Please join us in congratulating Kamran Eshghi and his PhD supervisor Sourav Ray on winning the Best Paper Award in B to B and Channels of Distribution Track at the 2016 Winter American Marketing Association (AMA) Conference held last month in Las Vegas, Nevada. The award winning paper is titled “Conflict and Performance in Channels: A … Continue reading Kamran Eshghi and Dr. Ray Win Best Paper Award
Please join us in congratulating Saeed Shekari on winning a 2016 Codere Supply Chain Management Association (SCMA) Doctoral Thesis Scholarship worth $7,500. The aim of these scholarships is to foster a Canadian community of scholars in the field of supply chain management by supporting outstanding doctoral candidates in their thesis development and research. Scholarship applications are evaluated … Continue reading Saeed Shekari Wins 2016 SCMA Doctoral Thesis Scholarship
We are pleased to formally acknowledge Yue Zhang’s successful defence of her dissertation titled “Three Essays on Financial Markets”. Yue was co-supervised by Narat Charupat and Jiaping Qiu. The two other members of her supervisory committee were Peter Miu and Sudipto Sarkar. Yue came to our PhD program with a Master of Science degree in Finance and a … Continue reading Yue Zhang Successfully Defended Dissertation