Spring 2016 – Accounting

May 2, 2016 //

Fox School’s MAcc program five-year history marked by stellar reputation, elite job placement

Discussed in this issue:
• Accounting professors rank among nation’s most-prolific researchers
• RSM audit partner and Accounting alum maintains ties to Fox
• Fox School establishes endowed chair in accounting, taxation, and financial strategy

Risk Management and Insurance program ranks #5 in the U.S.

Discussed in this issue:
• Fox ranks as nation’s largest provider of Risk Management and Insurance education in the U.S.
• Sigma Chapter recognized as Superior Chapter
• Risk and insurance executive Bill Graham honored at 19th Musser Award reception

Online MBA ranks #1, Global MBA rises in recent rankings

Discussed in this issue:
• International Business faculty rank #3 in U.S. for research output
• Tourism, business leaders visit Temple to discuss impact of World Meeting of Families
• Temple University’s Fox School of Business to offer American exporting courses as part of Export University

Accounting professors rank among nation’s most-prolific researchers

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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

No. 1 ranking for Online MBA headlines banner period for Fox

Discussed in this issue:
• The Online MBA program at Temple University’s Fox School of Business is ranked No. 1 in the nation.
• The 18th annual Innovative Idea Competition used entrepreneurship to unite students across Temple University.
• Lockheed Martin and Temple University’s Institute for Business and Information Technology (IBIT) joined forces to host the first annual National Cyber Analyst Challenge.

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

Junior Brandon Study applies entrepreneurship to his non-profit organization


Discussed in this issue:
• Risk and insurance executive Bill Graham honored at 19th Musser Award reception
• Saul Fox (SMC ’75) establishes endowed chair in honor of his father

100-year history of outperformance. That calls for a celebration!


Discussed in this issue:
• Temple’s Entrepreneurship programs earn top-10 rankings
• Professor Sam Hodge selected to lead elite Academy for Teachers program

Fox School student named finalist for national Peace First Prize


Discussed in this issue:
• UberX shown to reduce drunk-driving deaths
• Fox School alumnus Cosmo DeNicola sponsors four students to attend sports agent academy

Fox MIS alums launch start up while working “Day Jobs”


Discussed in this issue:
• Design is essential—Details in upcoming Harvard Business Review article by Professor Youngin Yoo
• Lockheed and Temple promote cyber learning at the nation’s top universities

U.S. News ranks Risk Management and Insurance program No. 5 while Forbes lauds job-placement rate of Global MBA


Discussed in this issue:
• Kose John among Fox School’s 16 new faculty
• Fox School experiences increased enrollment at graduate level
• Fox welcomes leaders from nation’s top online MBAs

MBA Alum Rahul Merchant: CIO & Executive VP at TIAA-CREF


Discussed in this issue:
• TD Ameritrade Awards $25,000 for New Financial Planning Program
U.S. News ranks Risk Management and Insurance program No. 5 while Forbes lauds job-placement rate

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