Prof. Saurabh Mishra's new study shows that some slack in key resources may yield benefits for manufacturers
“Although resource efficiency is important for firms to increase their financial value, there are also benefits of maintaining some slack in key resources,” conclude the study’s authors, Prof. Sachin B. Modi of the University of Toledo’s College of Business and Innovation and Prof. Saurabh Mishra of McGill University’s Desautels Faculty of Management.
The research -- led by Prof. Mary Dean Lee at McGill University’s Desautels Faculty of Management, with colleagues from McGill and York University in Canada, and Queensland University and University of Melbourne in Australia – highlights the complexity of how managers are approaching the later stages of life.
The SAGE Handbook of Complexity and Management will be the first substantive scholarly work to provide a map of the state of art research in the growing field emerging at the intersection of complexity science and management studies. -Co-edited by Professor Steve Maguire of the Desautels Faculty of Management.
Professor Alain Pinsonneault and Information Systems PhD student, Shamel Addas won the Best Paper award at the Human Computer Interface Workshop of the International Conference on Information Systems.
Current Desautels doctoral student, Mohammad Nikoofal (Operations Management) has recently been awarded a GERAD Doctoral Student Financial Award.
Fahri Karakas’ (PhD’10) research, “Benevolent Leadership” has been chosen, by the Editor(s) of Leadership & Organization Development Journal, as joint winner of the 2010 Emerald/EFMD Outstanding Doctoral Research Award in the Leadership and Organization Development category.
At the 2010 Administrative Science Association of Canada Conference held in Regina this past May, Professor Hamid Etemad received the best paper award for the International Business Division and Professor Liette Lapointe and Saeed Akhlaghpour received the best paper award for the Information Systems Division.
Professor David Lank has recently been named a winner of the Principal’s Prize for Excellence in Teaching.
Associate Dean Morty Yalovsky has received the Distinguished Leadership Award by Combined Jewish Appeal (CJA). This award recognizes exceptional individuals who have demonstrated extraordinary leadership, contributing to the enhancement, enrichment and continuity of Jewish life locally, nationally and/or internationally.
Le gouvernement du Québec est fier de décerner cette année le prix Léon-Gérin à la professeure Nancy J. Adler. Ce prix représente la plus haute distinction remise par le gouvernement du Québec dans le domaine des sciences humaines et sociales.