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Ramy Fakhry Abdallah Abdallah, 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 Abdelhalim Abdelhalim, Esraa Information Systems
Esraa joined the DeGroote Ph.D. program in Information Systems in September 2017. Her primary research interests focus on ...
Alyaa Abdelhalim Abdelhalim, Alyaa Management Science
Alyaa joined Management Science PhD program at the DeGroote School of Business in September 2018. Her primary research interest ...
Seyyed Hossein Alavi 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 ...
Kiran Ali Ali, Kiran Management Science
Punit Anand Anand, 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 Beeson 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 ...
Anomitra Bhattacharya Bhattacharya, Anomitra Marketing
Supervisor: Ruhai Wu 
Hugh Chen Chen, 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) Cheng 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 ...
Jie Chu Chu, Jie Management Science
Jie joined the PhD program (Management Science) at the DeGroote School of Business in September 2013. His research interests ...
Emily Deeb Deeb, Emily Finance and Business Economics
Emily joined the PhD program in Finance in September 2018.  Her research interests include abstract asset pricing, dynamic ...
Zijun Ding 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 ...
Bellraj Eapen Eapen, Bellraj Information Systems
Bellraj (Bell) joined the DeGroote Ph.D. program in Information Systems in September 2016. He is a clinician with expertise ...
Sepideh Ebrahimi Ebrahimi, Sepideh Information Systems
Sepideh joined the DeGroote PhD program in September 2013. Her main research interests are knowledge management, Enterprise ...
Amr El-Kebbi El-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 Elhelaly Elhelaly, Nehal Marketing
Nehal is a research and teaching assistant with more than seven years’ extensive experience in teaching the undergraduate-level ...
Seyed Pouyan Eslami Eslami, Seyed Pouyan Information Systems
Pouyan joined the PhD program in September 2014. His previous professional experiences were in the field of IT and Management ...
Sima Fallah Tafti Fallah Tafti , Sima
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 PhD program in Information Systems in September 2017. His primary research interests focus on Enterprise ...
Samira Farivar Farivar, Samira Information Systems
Samira joined the PhD program in Business ...
Galini Gavrilidou Gavrilidou, Galini Human Resources and Management
Farnaz Ghaedipour Ghaedipour, 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 Ghazalbash 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
Jenn joined the PhD program as a part-time student in September 2017. Jenn has 10+ years of experience in health planning, ...
Laite Guo 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 ...
Mengyang Guo 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 ...
Jennifer Ho Ho, 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 Hosseini Hosseini, Seyed Davod Management Science
Davod joined the PhD program (Management Science) in September 2014. His main area of research interests lies in optimization ...
Mohsen Javdan Javdan, Mohsen Information Systems
Mohsen joined the Ph.D. program in September 2017. His previous professional experiences were in the field of Information ...
Betty Ji Ji, Betty Marketing
Betty Ji will join the PhD program in Marketing in September 2018.  She holds MBA degree from Schulich School of Business. ...
Muhammad Kabir Kabir, Muhammad Accounting and Financial Management Services
Supervisor: Khalid Nainar
Mohammad B. Kayed Kayed, Mohammad B. Marketing
Mohammad is a doctoral candidate in the marketing area at the DeGroote School of Business and is currently working on completing ...
Sulan Kith Kith , Sulan
Sulan is a doctoral student in the Management of Organizational Behaviour and Human Resources program at DeGroote. Sulan’s ...
Vivek Krishnamoorthy Krishnamoorthy, 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 Krishnaraju Krishnaraju, Vidhya Marketing
Vidhya joined the PhD program at the DeGroote School of Business in September 2017. Her research interest includes Consumer ...
Sanda Laszlo Laszlo, Sanda
Sanda is an internationally trained physiotherapist, who obtained her Post Graduate Certificate in Clinical Research from ...
Ali Lefcoe Lefcoe, 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 Ling Ling, Xiao Marketing
Xiao Ling joined the PhD program at DeGroote School of Business in September 2014. His research interest lies in automobile ...
Ning Liu Liu, Ning Accounting and Financial Management Services
Ning joined the PhD Program at DeGroote School of Business in September 2014. Supervisor: Justin Jin
Fangxing Liu Liu, Fangxing Finance and Business Economics
Fangxing joined the PhD program at the DeGroote School of Business in September 2017. SupervisorJiaping Qiu
Si Liu Liu, Si
Si joined the PhD program (Management Science) at the DeGroote School of Business in September 2019 and is advised by Prof. ...
Jodie Lobana Lobana, 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 López 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 ...
Alena Lukich Lukich, Alena
Alena is a doctoral student in Health Management. She has experience in hospital strategic planning, patient safety, and ...
Tuhin Maity Maity , 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 Mashayekhy Mashayekhy, Morteza Information Systems
Morteza joined the Ph.D. program at the DeGroote School of Business in January 2015. He successfully defended his proposal ...
Michael Milewski Milewski, Michael Finance and Business Economics
Maheeya Mujib Mujib, Maheeya Marketing
Maheeya joined the PhD program at the DeGroote School of Business in September 2012. Her research interest includes channel ...
Mariam Munawar Munawar, Mariam Information Systems
Mona Nasery Nasery, Mona Information Systems
Afif George Nassif Nassif, 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) Nikolakopoulos Nikolakopoulos, Efthimios (Mike) Finance and Business Economics
Fariba Nosrati Nosrati, Fariba Information Systems
Fariba joined the DeGroote PhD program in September 2015. She successfully defended her research proposal in September 2016 ...
Nicole O’Brien O'Brien, Nicole Information Systems
Nicole joined the PhD program in September 2014. She is specializing in Information Systems.  Her research interests are ...
Parastoo Ostad 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 ...
Rongzhao Ou Ou, Rongzhao Finance and Business Economics
Armağan Ozbilge Ozbilge, Armağan Management Science
Zeynep Ozmen Tokcan Ozmen 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 Pooja Pooja, Abeeda Human Resources and Management
Mohammad Sadegh Moshtagh Sadegh Moshtagh, Mohammad
Mohammad Joined the PhD program (Management Science) at DeGroote School of Business in January 2019. His main research interests ...
Farhad Sadeh Sadeh, Farhad Marketing
Farhad joined the Ph.D. program in Marketing at the DeGroote School of Business in September 2013. His research interests ...
Firat Sayin Sayin, 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 ...
Saina Sehatkar Sehatkar, Saina
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
Maarif Sohail 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 ...
Tomasz Sztachelski 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 ...
Mohammad Hossein Tajvarpour Tajvarpour, Mohammad Hossein Marketing
Mohammad Hossein Tajvarpour is a PhD Candidate in marketing program at DeGroote School of Business, McMaster University. Supervisor: Devashish Pujari  
Bharat Vaishnav Vaishnav, Bharat Marketing
Bharat joined the DeGroote PhD program in September 2016. His primary research interests are in marketing, particularly related ...
Lynda van Dreumel 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 ...
Shiva Vosoughi Vosoughi, Shiva Marketing
Shiva joined the PhD program at the DeGroote School of Business in September 2017. Her research focuses on Entrepreneurial ...
Shu Wang 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
Wenting Wang Wang, 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 Wei Wei, 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 Yildirim Yildirim, Huseyin Onur Management Science
Onur joined the PhD program in September 2017, with over 5 years of systems engineering and project management experience. ...
Zehua Zhang Zhang, 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 Zhang Zhang, Lulu Finance and Business Economics
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 ...
Mei Zhou 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 ...
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