July 2016 – Research @ Fox

July 26, 2016 //

Fox School’s Masaaki Kotabe elected to three-year term as Academy of International Business President

Discussed in this issue:

• Research productivity by Accounting Department earns top rankings
• Fox Executive DBA candidate from La-Z-Boy presents at two leading industry conferences
• Fox researcher uncovers connection between workplace gender inequality and bosses’ political leanings

Accounting professors rank among nation’s most-prolific researchers

Discussed in this issue:
• Legal system fails to protect against identity discrimination, according to Fox researcher
• Using metadata to improve enterprise search
• Re-employment after the recession
• Publications in statistics journals

Society for Industrial and Organizational Psychology honors Fox professor for career contributions

Discussed in this issue:
• The Society for Industrial and Organizational Psychology (SIOP) has awarded Dr. In-Sue Oh a 2016 Distinguished Early Career Contribution Award
• Company owned by Fox Executive DBA student recognized for inner-city growth
• Tourism, business leaders visit Temple to discuss impact of World Meeting of Families
• Fox professor authors book on concussions, head trauma

Leadership Quarterly accepts a Fox PhD student’s paper for publication

Discussed in this issue:
• Douglas Franklin, a second-year PhD student at Temple University’s Fox School of Business, co-authored a paper that has been accepted for publication in Leadership Quarterly, a top journal
• Ryann Reynolds-McIlnay accepts tenure-track position in Oregon State’s merchandising management program
• Paper co-authored by PhD student accepted for two prominent conferences
• James Du, PhD candidate, accepts tenure-track position in the sports management department at Florida State University

Named professors, lifetime achievement, honored at annual Research Roundtable ceremony

Discussed in this issue:
• Four faculty members from Temple University’s Fox School of Business headlined the awardees at the 17th annual Research Roundtable and Teaching Awards ceremony

UberX shown to reduce drunk-driving deaths, according to Fox researchers

Discussed in this issue:
• Innovation on the rise in less traditional locations, Fox researchers find
• Lockheed Martin and IBIT to Host National Cyber Analyst Challenge
• Apps & Maps students make pitch to Samsung executive

Google chief economist speaks at NSF-funded big data workshop

Discussed in this issue:
• Social responsibility is key component to sports teams’ success
• Revolutionary study correlates scents with purchasing tendencies
• Access to technology leads to happiness, Fox researchers find

Fox PhD graduate wins 1st place in prestigious doctoral dissertation award

Discussed in this issue:
• Marketing PhD candidate accepts tenure-track position at Emory University
• International Business PhD candidate accepts tenure-track position at Ohio University
• Finance PhD candidate accepts tenure-track position at University of Quebec at Montreal

NSF awards Temple team nearly $900,000 big data grant to research user-generated trace data

Discussed in this issue:
• The National Science Foundation (NSF) has awarded a research team from Temple University a three-year grant.
• Fox researchers use brain data to predict real-life success of TV ads.
• Fox School professor appointed to AOM research committee.
• Tyler student makes sense of big data, wins big at Temple Analytics Challenge.


December 17, 2014 //

Big Data Institute has big ambitions for Year 2

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Discussed in this issue:
• Big data, the new face of statistical and computational analysis.
• Big data is the collection of data sets so large that it is difficult to process them with traditional methods.
•  Fox School of Business creates the Big Data Institute



Dr. Paul A. Pavlou distinguished as one of the world’s top scientific minds

Research at Fox September 2014

Discussed in this issue:
• Cynical employees affect work environment more than affirmative employees
• Nation Science Foundation grant awarded for big data privacy workshop
• Role of fMRI in management discussed at Temple conference

July 2014 – Research at Fox

July 24, 2014 //

Employees behave badly under “do nothing” managers

Research at Fox  July 2014

Discussed in this issue:
• fMRI and biometric research reveals key elements in Super Bowl ad success
• The Sport Industry Research Center enters strategic partnership with Appventures
• How to protect companies from advanced cyber-security threats

University-wide Big Data Institute to harness multi-disciplinary potential of data analytics

Discussed in this issue:
• Statistics Department uniquely advances high-dimensional statistics research
• Center for Data Analytics and Biomedical Informatics sees opportunity in business research
• Center for Online and Social Data Analytics looks at consumer behavior at microscopic level

Philadelphia surpasses U.S. average in rate of global innovation connectedness

Discussed in this issue:
• Trusting communities tend to produce more entrepreneurs
• Smellizing increases consumer desire
• Theoretical model on sport coaches’ employment outcomes

First-ever Information Systems Job Index shows healthy market for college students

Discussed in this issue:
• CEOs tend to overstay their welcome, hurting firm performance, new study finds
• Researchers identify gaps in academic literature on computer-mediated environments
• A new way of understanding trust and perceived justice in the workplace