Teaching and Research Awards Honor Knowledge Sharing, Creation from Faculty
Eleven McCombs faculty members were commended by fellow faculty at the McCombs Teaching and Research Awards luncheon on May 5, 2011. Congratulations go to the following distinguished faculty members for their work at McCombs.
CBA Foundation Research Excellence Award for Assistant Professors
Volker Laux's research is in corporate governance.
Ying Zhang's main interest is consumer motivation.
Award for Research Excellence
Clemens Sialm received this award for his work on the impact of taxes on asset pricing and portfolio decisions.
Career Award for Outstanding Research Contributions
Sirkka Jarvenpaa works in the fields of information systems and organizational science.
Excellence in Education Award
Ross Jennings, professor, accounting
Joe D. Beasley Award (MBA Teaching)
Greg Hallman, senior lecturer, finance
Hank & Mark Harkins Foundation Award for Effective Teaching in Undergraduate Classes
Heidi Toprac, lecturer, finance
Trammel/CBA Foundation Teaching Award for Assistant Professors
Dorothee Honhon, assistant professor, information, risk and operations management
Fred Moore Assistant Instructor Awards for Teaching Excellence
Fawn & Vijay Mahajan Teaching Excellence Award for Executive Education
Jim Dyer, professor, information, risk and operations management