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abdalr1 Abdallah , Ramy Fakhry Management Science
Ramy graduated with a B.Eng. degree in 2012 with a focus on Electrical Engineering. He has worked for more than three years ...
abdelhae Abdelhalim , Esraa Information Systems
Esraa joined the DeGroote Ph.D. program of Information Systems in September 2017. Her primary research interests focus on ...
abdela21 Abdelhalim , Alyaa Management Science
Alyaa joined Management Science PhD program at the DeGroote School of Business in September 2018. Her primary research interest ...
aboueim Abouei , Mahdi Information Systems
Mahdi Abouei joined the Ph.D. program in Information Systems in September 2019. He does research and projects at the intersection ...
akbarif Akbari , Fateme Information Systems
I joined the Ph.D. program at DeGroote School of Business, McMaster University in September 2019. I have completed my B.Sc. ...
Alavis1 Alavi , Seyyed Hossein Management Science
Hossein joined the PhD program at DeGroote School of Business in September 2018. His main research areas include supply chain ...
Kimia Ansari Ansari , Kimia Information Systems
Kimia Ansari joined the Ph.D. program in Information Systems at the DeGroote School of Business in September 2020. Supervisor: Dr. Maryam Ghasemaghaei
beesonp Beeson , Patrick Management Science
Patrick joined the PhD program in September 2016 after 18 years of service in the Canadian Armed Forces (CAF). During this ...
bhatta1 Bhattacharya , Anomitra Marketing
Anomitra studied business economics and marketing at McMaster University.  His present work is concerned with modeling business ...
Haoze (Hugh) Chen Chen , Haoze (Hugh) Marketing
Haoze joined the PhD program at DeGroote School of Business in September 2018. His primary research interests include green ...
chengm22 Cheng , Maggie (Minghui) Human Resources and Management
Maggie (Minghui) Cheng joined the PhD program in September 2013. She had previously worked in the national news agency of ...
dingz11 Ding , Zijun Finance and Business Economics
Zijun joined the PhD program in Finance at the DeGroote School of Business in September 2017. Her current research interests ...
dongz35 Dong , Zhongyuan (Julie) Finance and Business Economics
Zhongyuan (Julie) joined the PhD Program (Finance) in September 2020. Supervisor: Trevor Chamberlain  
elkebbia El-Kebbi , Amr Human Resources and Management
Amr joined the PhD program at DeGroote School of Business (DSB) in September 2017. He finished his coursework and passed ...
elbabouf Elbabour , Fatma Information Systems
I joined the PhD program (Information Systems) at DeGroote School of Business in September 2019. My broad research interests ...
elhelan Elhelaly , Nehal Marketing
Nehal is a research and teaching assistant with more than seven years’ extensive experience in teaching the undergraduate-level ...
fallahts Fallah Tafti , Sima Finance and Business Economics
Sima joined the PhD program in Finance at DeGroote School of Business in September 2019.
Ahmed Fares Fares , Ahmed Information Systems
Ahmed joined the DeGroote Ph.D. program of Information Systems in September 2017. His primary research interest focuses on ...
Aydin Farrokhi Farrokhi , Aydin Information Systems
Aydin joined the DeGroote PhD program in Information Systems in January 2019. His primary research interests focus on Management ...
gavrilg Gavrilidou , Galini Human Resources and Management
ghaedipf Ghaedipour , Farnaz
Farnaz’s overall aim of research is to understand how the contemporary design and arrangement of work affect the sense ...
ghazalbs Ghazalbash , Somayeh Health Policy and Management
Somayeh is a doctoral student in Health Management in the area of Health Policy and Management, under the supervision of ...
jenn.green Green , Jenn Health Policy and Management
Jenn joined the PhD program as a part-time student in September 2017. She has 15 years of health planning and quality improvement ...
guol12 Guo , Laite Finance and Business Economics
Laite jointed the PhD in Finance program in September 2016. Before that, he got a Master of Finance degree at DeGroote School ...
Guom20 Guo , Mengyang Accounting and Financial Management Services
Mengyang joined the Ph.D. program (Accounting) at DeGroote in September 2018. His primary research interests are in the fields ...
heenanmi Heenan , Mike Health Policy and Management
Mike joined the DeGroote Ph.D. program in Health Management in September 2017. Studying Part-Time, Mike is currently an Executive ...
Hoj47 Ho , Jennifer Human Resources and Management
Jennifer is a doctoral candidate in the Organizational Behaviour and Human Resources area. She joined the Ph.D. program at ...
javdanm Javdan , Mohsen Information Systems
Mohsen is a doctoral candidate in the Information Systems area. He joined the Ph.D. program at the DeGroote School of Business ...
jiz3 Ji , Zhe (Betty) Marketing

Betty is a doctoral candidate ...

Rehan Khan Khan , Rehan Marketing
Rehan Khan is a graduate from IIT, Kharagpur with more than 25 years of Industry experience. Rehan is joining PhD program ...
Hamidreza Khoshro Khoshro , Hamidreza Finance and Business Economics
Hamidreza joined the Finance Ph.D. program at DeGroote School of Business in September 2020. His primary research interests ...
khosrs3 Khosravinia , Sina Management Science
Sina joined the Management Science PhD program at the DeGroote School of Business in September 2020. His primary research ...
kiths Kith , Sulan Human Resources and Management
Sulan is a doctoral student in the Management of Organizational Behaviour and Human Resources program at DeGroote. Sulan’s ...
krishv4 Krishnaraju , Vidhya Marketing
Vidhya joined the PhD program at the DeGroote School of Business in September 2017. Her research interest includes Consumer ...
lefcoea Lefcoe , Ali
Ali joined the PhD program in September 2018. Prior to this, she worked in recruitment in the public sector where she supported ...
Wei-Ju Liao Liao , Wei-Ju Finance and Business Economics
Wei-Ju joined the Ph.D. program in Finance in September 2010. His research interests are in the fields of executive compensation, ...
lingx4 Ling , Xiao Marketing
Xiao Ling's research interests include Marketing Strategy, Pricing, and Marketing Analytics. His PhD thesis specifically ...
liuf16 Liu , Fangxing Finance and Business Economics
Fangxing joined the PhD program at the DeGroote School of Business in September 2017. SupervisorJiaping Qiu
lius278 Liu , Si Management Science
Si joined the PhD program (Management Science) at the DeGroote School of Business in September 2019 and is advised by Prof. ...
lobanaj Lobana , Jodie Information Systems
Jodie joined the DeGroote PhD program in September 2016. Her primary research interests are in Governance of Artificial Intelligence, ...
lopeze1 López , Eduardo Andrés Information Systems
Eduardo Lopez joined the PhD program in September 2017. His area of research is Information Systems: Big Data. After completing ...
lukica Lukich , Alena Health Policy and Management

Alena ...

Gracia Mabaya Mabaya , Gracia Health Policy and Management
Gracia joined the PhD program (Health Management stream) at DeGroote School of Business in 2020. She holds a Master of Science ...
maityt Maity , Tuhin Health Policy and Management
Tuhin is a doctoral student in the Health Management PhD program  under joint supervision of Prof. Manaf Zargoush and Prof. Christopher Longo. ...
mashayz Mashayekhi , Zahra Management Science
Zahra has joined the Ph.D. program in Management Science at the DeGroote School of Business in September 2020. Her research ...
Hamidreza Masoumi Masoumi , Hamidreza Finance and Business Economics
I joined the Ph.D. program in Finance at DeGroote School of Business, McMaster University in September 2019. I have completed ...
milewsmr Milewski , Michael Finance and Business Economics
Michael Milewski is a doctoral student in Corporate Finance with current research interests focused on ESG pertaining to ...
mujibm Mujib , Maheeya Information Systems
Maheeya is a PhD candidate, working towards her degree requirement in the IS field, under the supervision of Dr. Milena Head. ...
munawarm Munawar , Mariam Information Systems
naisanim Naisani , Mojan Human Resources and Management
Mojan Naisani joined the PhD program (Management, Organizational Behaviour, and Human Resources) in September 2017. Her current ...
naserym Nasery , Mona Information Systems
nikolake Nikolakopoulos , Efthimios (Mike) Finance and Business Economics
ostads Ostad , Parastoo Finance and Business Economics
Parastoo joined the PhD program in Finance at the DeGroote School of Business in September 2018. Her current research interests ...
our Ou , Rongzhao Finance and Business Economics
ozbilgea Ozbilge , Armağan Management Science
Armagan joined the Ph.D. program at the DeGroote School of Business in September 2016 and passed his comprehensive exam with ...
ozmentoz Ozmen Tokcan , Zeynep Information Systems
Zeynep joined the PhD program as a full-time student in September 2018. Her research focuses on the impact of information ...
rakowsna Rakowski , Nicole Health Policy and Management
Nicole joined the PhD program in Healthcare Administration in September 2020. Her research interests include healthcare governance ...
Shuai Ren Ren , Shuai Human Resources and Management
Shuai Ren joined the Ph.D. program in September 2021 with a focus on Organizational Behaviour and Human Resources. He graduated ...
moshtam Sadegh Moshtagh , Mohammad Management Science
Mohammad Joined the PhD program (Management Science) at DeGroote School of Business in January 2019. His main research interests ...
Iman Sadeghi Sadeghi , Iman Marketing
Iman Sadeghi joined the DeGroote PhD program in September 2019. His primary research interests include Strategic Pricing, dynamic pricing, Channel Relationship, and Big Data.
sehatkas Sehatkar , Saina Health Policy and Management
Saina joined the PhD program in Health Management at the DeGroote School of Business in September 2019. Supervisor: Dr. Manaf Zargoush
Syed Mohammad Shah Shah , Syed Mohammad Marketing
sohaim9 Sohail , Maarif Information Systems
Jian Song Song , Jian Finance and Business Economics
Jian joined the PhD program (Finance and Business Economics) at DeGroote School of Business in September 2017. His current ...
Chenwei Sun Sun , Chenwei Accounting and Financial Management Services
Chenwei Sun joined the Ph.D. program (Accounting) at DeGroote School of Business in September 2020. Before starting the Ph.D. program, she had working experience in the financial industry.
Anna Syed Syed , Anna Human Resources and Management
Prior to joining DeGroote, Anna completed a MEd at McGill University and Master's in Labour Studies at McMaster University. Anna's ...
sztacht Sztachelski , Tomasz Human Resources and Management
Tomasz joined the PhD program at the DeGroote School of Business in September 2013. His research interests revolve around ...
vaishnab Vaishnav , Bharat Marketing
Bharat joined the DeGroote PhD program in September 2016. His primary research interests are in marketing, particularly related ...
vandrela van Dreumel , Lynda Health Policy and Management
Lynda van Dreumel joined the PhD program (Health Management) in September 2016. She is a registered Occupational Therapist ...
vosooghz Vosooghi , Zeinab Management Science
Zeinab joined the Ph.D. program in Management Science at DeGroote School of Business in September 2020. Her research mainly ...
wangs105 Wang , Shu Marketing
Shu joined the DeGroote PhD program in Marketing in September 2015. Her primary research interests focus on product innovation ...
Qiao Wang Wang , Qiao Finance and Business Economics
wangw64 Wang , Wenting Information Systems
Wenting joined the Ph.D. program at DeGroote in September 2018. Her primary research interests are in the fields of adoption ...
Skylar Xinyu Wang Wang , Skylar Xinyu Finance and Business Economics
Skylar graduated with Bachelor’s degree in 2018 with a focus on Accounting. She joined the Master of Finance program at ...
weiy21 Wei , Yuyan Marketing
Yuyan joined the Ph.D. program at DeGroote School of Business in September 2016. Her research interests lie in sustainable ...
Eric Wilson Wilson , Eric Finance and Business Economics
Eric joined the PhD Finance program at the DeGroote School of Business in September 2020. His research interests lie broadly ...
yangj263 Yang , Junyi Information Systems
Junyi joined the DeGroote PhD program in Information Systems in September 2020. Her primary research interests focus on student ...
yul47 Yu , Lan Marketing
Lan will join the Ph.D. program (Marketing) at DeGroote in September 2020.
zhangl40 Zhang , Lulu Finance and Business Economics
Lulu joined the PhD program in Finance at DeGroote School of Business in September 2015. Her current research interests are in investments and financial innovations.
Shuai Zhang Zhang , Shuai Management Science
Shuai joined the PhD program (Management Science) at the DeGroote School of Business in September 2017. His research interests ...
Zhe Zhang Zhang , Zhe (Joyce) Accounting and Financial Management Services
Joyce joined the PhD program in Accounting in September 2020. Her research interests include non-financial information disclosure, CSR, and information quality.
Zhoum53 Zhou , Mei Accounting and Financial Management Services
Zhou joined the PhD program in Accounting at DeGroote School of Business in September 2018. Her current research interests are in the fields of bank accounting. Supervisor: TBD
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