Faculty Research & Recognition

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Five Jindal School Professors Earn Teaching Awards
Five Jindal School Professors Earn Teaching Awards

Five Jindal School professors were honored as this year’s outstanding teachers. The recipients represent a range of backgrounds and academic areas.

Written by Jeanne SpreierAugust 31
Marketing Career Focus: Social Media Marketing
Marketing Career Focus: Social Media Marketing

Overview of skills needed by social media marketing managers and how these map to the courses offered at the MS or Master of Science in Marketing at UT Dallas. Our program not only offers in-depth courses in social media but also in related areas suc

Written by Alex EdselAugust 7
The Who, What, How and Why of Internal Controls
The Who, What, How and Why of Internal Controls

Who's involved with the internal control system? EVERYONE. John Barden will tell you why.

Written by John BardenFebruary 28
Super Bowl Ad Trends to Expect this Year
Super Bowl Ad Trends to Expect this Year

On Super Bowl Sunday, whether the game’s a good one or a great one, make sure you you don’t miss the real game within the game — the commercials. Prof. Biswas gives us a sneak peek of what Super Bowl ad trends to expect this year.

Written by Abhi BiswasFebruary 3
The Startup Journey: Phase 3
The Startup Journey: Phase 3

What’s the next phase of the entrepreneurial startup journey? Let's keep going with phase three – the launch to growth!

Written by Jeremy VickersOctober 21
The Startup Journey – Phase 2
The Startup Journey – Phase 2

What’s the next phase of the entrepreneurial startup journey? Let's keep going with phase two – the idea to launch!

Written by Jeremy VickersOctober 13
The Startup Journey – Phase 1
The Startup Journey – Phase 1

What are the phases of the entrepreneurial startup journey? Let's start with phase one – theoretical development!

Written by Jeremy VickersOctober 7
Leading Change in the American Healthcare System
Leading Change in the American Healthcare System

One of the biggest challenges in the healthcare system is leading with effective change. In response, the Jindal School has taken on the challenge and launched a new master's degree program for healthcare professionals seeking additional education.

Written by Keith ThurgoodSeptember 27
Evaluating an Idea for Feasibility – Business Legal Structures
Evaluating an Idea for Feasibility – Business Legal Structures

Jeremy Vickers continues his words of wisdom with part three of Evaluating an Idea for Feasibility, giving tips on taking the big leap into starting a business.

Written by Jeremy VickersJune 16
Evaluating an Idea for Feasibility
Evaluating an Idea for Feasibility

Executive Director of Innovation and Entrepreneurship, Jeremy Vickers, has put together a list of steps to go through before starting a business. Let's start with the first four steps!

Written by Jeremy VickersMay 19
Introduction to Intellectual Property, Part 3 — Issues in Ownership
Introduction to Intellectual Property, Part 3 — Issues in Ownership

This concludes Jeremy Vicker's three part series on Intellectual Property basics. Use these nuggets of knowledge to help you pour through an IP strategy at your organization.

Written by Jeremy VickersMay 3
Introduction to Intellectual Property, Part 2 — Copyrights, Trademarks and Trade Secrets
Introduction to Intellectual Property, Part 2 — Copyrights, Trademarks and Trade Secrets

What is a trade secret and does it differ from a patent? The Director of Entrepreneurship and Innovation, Jeremy Vickers, gives the rundown from his experience working with startups, patent attorneys and university technology transfer offices.

Written by Jeremy VickersApril 21
Introduction to Intellectual Property, Part 1 — Patent Basics
Introduction to Intellectual Property, Part 1 — Patent Basics

Are patents necessary to protect intellectual property? The Director of Entrepreneurship and Innovation, Jeremy Vickers, gives the rundown from his experience working with startups, patent attorneys and university technology transfer offices.

Written by Jeremy VickersApril 19
You Get What You Pay For
You Get What You Pay For

When you cut budget corners expecting to get the best, you get what you pay for. Dr. Howard Dover explains one of the seven deadly sins of sales organizations so that you won't fall into the trap.

Written by Howard DoverMarch 9
Entrepreneurship Classes Help Launch Startups
Entrepreneurship Classes Help Launch Startups

When many people think of entrepreneurs, they think of Zuckerberg, Gates or Jobs — who all dropped out. What many don’t consider is that entrepreneurs who've taken entrepreneurship courses run thousands of successful small and medium-size businesses.

Written by Jeremy VickersJanuary 15
Espresso with Dr. John F. McCracken - Part 1
Espresso with Dr. John F. McCracken - Part 1

Dr. John F. McCracken, executive director of JSOM’s Alliance for Medical Management Education programs, has a very interesting personality, a man of many interests and many talents. What exactly are they? Don’t ask us. Read on!

Written by Devi Priya KaruppiahDecember 9
Espresso with Monica Powell - Part 2
Espresso with Monica Powell - Part 2

As promised, we now bring you the intense finale of this interview, may the force be with you as you enjoy reading this interview with Dr. Powell!

Written by Devi Priya KaruppiahDecember 2
JSOM Faculty Member Earns Accounting Educator of the Year Award
JSOM Faculty Member Earns Accounting Educator of the Year Award

Faculty member Kathy Zolton has won the TSCPA Outstanding Accounting Educator of the Year Award for her creative teaching, contributions to the accounting curriculum and outstanding volunteer service to low-income taxpayers across Dallas.

Written by Kris ImherrNovember 16
The Whistleblower’s Word: An Interview with Richard Bowen
The Whistleblower’s Word: An Interview with Richard Bowen

There's much more to being a whistleblower than newspaper headlines and infamy. Read on to learn how Accounting Professor, Richard Bowen, became a whistleblower without even knowing it.

Written by Kelcey PiperNovember 6
Espresso with Monica Powell - Part 1
Espresso with Monica Powell - Part 1

Who is Monica Powell, you may ask? There's more to her than just being the Senior Associate Dean. Read on to learn about her quirky side!

Written by Devi Priya KaruppiahNovember 4
Decade Award Honors Scholarly Influence of Prof’s Research
Decade Award Honors Scholarly Influence of Prof’s Research

Professor Eric W. K. Tsang has accrued an impressive number of awards for his research. Read about his latest award from the Academy of Management for his paper "Social Capital, Networks and Knowledge Transfer."

Written by Kris ImherrSeptember 24
Accounting Prof Earns Outstanding Paper Award
Accounting Prof Earns Outstanding Paper Award

JSOM Accounting professor John Gamino earned an Outstanding Paper Award from the American Taxation Association. Find out more about this prestigious honor in our latest blog post.

Written by Kris ImherrSeptember 4
Information Systems Prof Wins Best Paper Award
Information Systems Prof Wins Best Paper Award

Jianqing Chen, associate professor of information systems, won the best paper award from the Ninth China Summer Workshop on Information Management (CSWIM), held in Hefei in June. Read more about his paper topic here.

Written by Kris ImherrAugust 27

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