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NameDepartment
Ramy Fakhry AbdallahAbdallah, Ramy Fakhry Management Science
Ramy Fakhry has joined the Ph.D. program (Management Science) at the DeGroote school of Business in September 2017. His current ...
Esraa AbdelhalimAbdelhalim, Esraa Information Systems
Esraa joined the DeGroote PhD program in Information Systems in September 2017. Her primary research interests focus on University ...
Alyaa AbdelhalimAbdelhalim, Alyaa Management Science
Alyaa joined Management Science PhD program at the DeGroote School of Business in September 2018. Her primary research interest ...
Seyyed Hossein AlaviAlavi, Seyyed Hossein Management Science
Hossein joined the PhD program at DeGroote School of Business in September 2018. His main research areas include supply chain ...
Kiran AliAli, Kiran Management Science
Punit AnandAnand, Punit Finance and Business Economics
Punit joined the PhD program in finance in September 2014. His research interests are in the field of valuation of emerging ...
Patrick BeesonBeeson, Patrick Management Science
Patrick joined the PhD program in September 2016 after 18 years of service in the Canadian Armed Forces (CAF). During this ...
Anomitra BhattacharyaBhattacharya, Anomitra Marketing
Supervisor: Ruhai Wu 
Hugh ChenChen, Hugh Advancement
Haoze joined the PhD program at DeGroote School of Business in September 2018. His primary research interests are in marketing, particularly related to green partnership and sustainability-oriented technology. Supervisor: Devashish Pujari
Maggie (Minghui) ChengCheng, 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 ...
Jie ChuChu, Jie Management Science
Jie joined the PhD program (Management Science) at the DeGroote School of Business in September 2013. His research interests ...
Emily DeebDeeb, Emily Finance and Business Economics
Emily joined the PhD program in Finance in September 2018.  Her research interests include abstract asset pricing, dynamic ...
Zijun DingDing, 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 ...
Bellraj EapenEapen, Bellraj Information Systems
Bellraj (Bell) joined the DeGroote Ph.D. program in Information Systems in September 2016. He is a clinician with expertise ...
Sepideh EbrahimiEbrahimi, Sepideh Information Systems
Sepideh joined the DeGroote PhD program in September 2013. Her main research interests are knowledge management, Enterprise ...
Amr El-KebbiEl-Kebbi, Amr Human Resources and Management
Amr Kebbi joined the PhD program at the DeGroote School of Business in September 2017. His research focuses on entrepreneurship, ...
Nehal ElhelalyElhelaly, Nehal Marketing
Nehal is a research and teaching assistant with more than seven years’ extensive experience in teaching the undergraduate-level ...
Seyed Pouyan EslamiEslami, Seyed Pouyan Information Systems
Pouyan joined the PhD program in September 2014. His previous professional experiences were in the field of IT and Management ...
Ahmed FaresFares, Ahmed Information Systems
Ahmed joined the DeGroote PhD program in Information Systems in September 2017. His primary research interests focus on Enterprise ...
Samira FarivarFarivar, Samira Information Systems
Samira joined the PhD program in Business ...
Galini GavrilidouGavrilidou, Galini Human Resources and Management
Farnaz GhaedipourGhaedipour, Farnaz Human Resources and Management
Farnaz Ghaedipour started her PhD at Degroote School of Business in September 2017. She is interested in research that helps ...
Somayeh GhazalbashGhazalbash, 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 GreenGreen, Jenn Health Policy and Management
Jenn joined the PhD program as a part-time student in September 2017. Jenn has 10+ years of experience in health planning, ...
Laite GuoGuo, 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 ...
Mengyang GuoGuo, 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 ...
Jennifer HoHo, Jennifer Human Resources and Management
Jennifer joined the Ph.D. program at the DeGroote School of Business in September 2018. Her research interests include employee ...
Seyed Davod HosseiniHosseini, Seyed Davod Management Science
Davod joined the PhD program (Management Science) in September 2014. His main area of research interests lies in optimization ...
Mohsen JavdanJavdan, Mohsen Information Systems
Mohsen joined the Ph.D. program in September 2017. His previous professional experiences were in the field of Information ...
Betty JiJi, Betty Marketing
Betty Ji will join the PhD program in Marketing in September 2018.  She holds MBA degree from Schulich School of Business. ...
Muhammad KabirKabir, Muhammad Accounting and Financial Management Services
Supervisor: Khalid Nainar
Mohammad B. KayedKayed, Mohammad B. Marketing
Mohammad is a doctoral candidate in the marketing area at the DeGroote School of Business and is currently working on completing ...
Vivek KrishnamoorthyKrishnamoorthy, Vivek Finance and Business Economics
Vivek joined the PhD program (Finance) in September 2014. His current research interests are in the areas of empirical finance ...
Vidhya KrishnarajuKrishnaraju, Vidhya Marketing
Vidhya joined the PhD program at the DeGroote School of Business in September 2017. Her research interest includes Consumer ...
Ali LefcoeLefcoe, Ali Human Resources and Management
Ali joined the PhD program in September 2018. Prior to this, she worked in recruitment within the public sector where she ...
Xiao LingLing, Xiao Marketing
Xiao Ling joined the PhD program at DeGroote School of Business in September 2014. His research interest lies in automobile ...
Ning LiuLiu, Ning Accounting and Financial Management Services
Ning joined the PhD Program at DeGroote School of Business in September 2014.Supervisor: Justin Jin
Fangxing LiuLiu, Fangxing Finance and Business Economics
Fangxing joined the PhD program at the DeGroote School of Business in September 2017.SupervisorJiaping Qiu
Jodie LobanaLobana, Jodie Human Resources and Management
Jodie joined the DeGroote PhD program in September 2016. Her primary research interests are in Governance of Artificial Intelligence, ...
Eduardo Andrés LópezLópez, Eduardo Andrés Information Systems
Eduardo Lopez joined the PhD program in September 2017. His area of research is Information Systems: Big Data. After completing ...
Tuhin MaityMaity , Tuhin Health Policy and Management
Tuhin is a doctoral student in Health Management in the area of Health Policy and Management, under joint supervision of ...
Morteza MashayekhyMashayekhy, Morteza Information Systems
Morteza joined the PhD program at the DeGroote School of Business in January 2015. He successfully defended his proposal ...
Michael MilewskiMilewski, Michael Finance and Business Economics
Maheeya MujibMujib, Maheeya Marketing
Maheeya joined the PhD program at the DeGroote School of Business in September 2012. Her research interest includes channel ...
Mariam MunawarMunawar, Mariam Information Systems
Mona NaseryNasery, Mona Information Systems
Afif George NassifNassif, Afif George Human Resources and Management
Afif joined the PhD program at the DeGroote School of Business in September 2014. Afif’s research interests lie in exploring ...
Efthimios (Mike) NikolakopoulosNikolakopoulos, Efthimios (Mike) Finance and Business Economics
Fariba NosratiNosrati, Fariba Information Systems
Fariba joined the DeGroote PhD program in September 2015. She successfully defended her research proposal in September 2016 ...
Nicole O’BrienO'Brien, Nicole Information Systems
Nicole joined the PhD program in September 2014. She is specializing in Information Systems.  Her research interests are ...
Parastoo OstadOstad, 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 ...
Rongzhao OuOu, Rongzhao Finance and Business Economics
Armağan OzbilgeOzbilge, Armağan Management Science
Zeynep Ozmen TokcanOzmen Tokcan , Zeynep Information Systems
Zeynep joined the PhD program as a full-time student in September 2018. Zeynep is an electronics engineer and has 15+ years ...
Abeeda PoojaPooja, Abeeda Human Resources and Management
Farhad SadehSadeh, Farhad Marketing
Farhad joined the PhD program in Marketing at the DeGroote School of Business in September 2013. His research interests include ...
Firat SayinSayin, Firat Human Resources and Management
Firat joined the PhD program at the DeGroote School of Business in September 2013 and passed his comprehensive exam with ...
Syed Mohammad ShahShah, Syed Mohammad Marketing
Maarif SohailSohail, Maarif Information Systems
Jian SongSong, Jian Finance and Business Economics
Jian joined the PhD program (Finance and Business Economics) at DeGroote School of Business in September 2017. His current ...
Tomasz SztachelskiSztachelski , Tomasz Human Resources and Management
Tomasz joined the PhD program at the DeGroote School of Business in September 2013. His research interests revolve around ...
Mohammad Hossein TajvarpourTajvarpour, Mohammad Hossein Marketing
Mohammad Hossein Tajvarpour is a PhD Candidate in marketing program at DeGroote School of Business, McMaster University.Supervisor: Devashish Pujari 
Bharat VaishnavVaishnav, Bharat Marketing
Bharat joined the DeGroote PhD program in September 2016. His primary research interests are in marketing, particularly related ...
Lynda van Dreumelvan Dreumel, Lynda Health Policy and Management
Lynda van Dreumel joined the PhD program (Health Management) in September 2016. She is a registered Occupational Therapist ...
Shiva VosoughiVosoughi, Shiva Marketing
Shiva joined the PhD program at the DeGroote School of Business in September 2017. Her research focuses on Entrepreneurial ...
Shu WangWang, Shu Marketing
Shu joined the DeGroote PhD program in Marketing in September 2015. Her primary research interests focus on product innovation ...
Qiao WangWang, Qiao Finance and Business Economics
Wenting WangWang, Wenting Accounting and Financial Management Services
Wenting joined the Ph.D. program (Accounting) at DeGroote in September 2018. Her primary research interests are in the fields ...
Yuyan WeiWei, Yuyan Marketing
Yuyan joined the PhD program at DeGroote School of Business in September 2016. Her research interests lie in new product development, channel distribution and pricing strategies.
Huseyin Onur YildirimYildirim, Huseyin Onur Management Science
Onur joined the PhD program in September 2017, with over 5 years of systems engineering and project management experience. ...
Zehua ZhangZhang, Zehua Finance and Business Economics
Zehua joined the PhD program (Finance) at DeGroote School of Business in September 2014. His research and study interests ...
Lulu ZhangZhang, Lulu Finance and Business Economics
Shuai ZhangZhang, Shuai Management Science
Shuai joined the PhD program (Management Science) at the DeGroote School of Business in September 2017. His research interests ...
Mei ZhouZhou, 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 ...
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