Final Doctoral oral examination – Bharat Aggarwal

Doctorate in Business Administration candidate, Bharat Aggarwal, will be defending his dissertation on Tuesday, December 19, 2017. Those interested in attending the exam can contact the Faculty of Graduate Studies at fgs@athabascau.ca Title of Thesis:  Building Commitment for a Campus-Wide Internationalization Initiative – A Case Study of a President’s Creative Challenge at Sheridan College Abstract: The … Read more

Final Doctoral oral examination – Nathalie Lachance

Doctorate in Business Administration candidate, Nathalie Lachance, will be defending his dissertation on Wednesday, December 13, 2017. Those interested in attending the exam can contact the Faculty of Graduate Studies at fgs@athabascau.ca Title of Thesis: Seeking to improve collaborative capacity to enhance health care collaboration between First Nations, federal and provincial governments. Abstract: Health care delivery … Read more

Final Doctoral oral examination – Phil Cook

Doctorate in Business Administration candidate, Phil Cook, will be defending his dissertation on Monday, December 11, 2017. Those interested in attending the exam can contact the Faculty of Graduate Studies at fgs@athabascau.ca Title of Thesis: The Contribution of Pathologies of Conversation Toward the Manifestation of Opposition to Landfill Siting  Abstract: Purpose This research has been carried … Read more

Final Doctoral oral examination – Stefanie Ruel

Doctorate in Business Administration candidate, Stefanie Ruel, will be defending her dissertation on Monday, November 27, 2017. Those interested in attending the exam can contact the Faculty of Graduate Studies at fgs@athabascau.ca Title of Thesis: Multiplicity of “I’s” in Intersectionality: Women’s Exclusion from STEM Management in the Canadian Space Industry Abstract: This study focuses on how there … Read more

Class Notes – November 2017

Send your news, announcements, and photos to business@fb.athabascau.ca.  We would love to hear from you! Al Escudero, MBA '08, recently joined Wappworks Studios as Chief Product Officer. Al has been working in the video games industry for over 30 years in both design and production roles. Gordon Harris, MBA '01, was elected to the Council … Read more

Class Notes – October 2017

Send your news, announcements, and photos to business@fb.athabascau.ca.  We would love to hear from you! Richard Antosik, MBA ’09, recently joined B2B Bank (Laurentian Bank of Canada) as their Vice President, Operations and Client Services. B2B Bank is a leading provider of banking products and services to more than 27,000 financial advisors and brokers across … Read more

Class Notes – September 2017

Send your news, announcements and photos to business@fb.athabascau.ca.  We love to hear from you! Jeff Pittaway, PhD, MBA '07, has a new role at UCL School of Management, where he is teaching innovation and entrepreneurship with a focus on digital economy. He represents UCL on the SAP University Alliance, where he is creating new teaching programs … Read more

Class Notes – August 2017

Send your news, announcements and photos to business@fb.athabascau.ca.  We love to hear from you! Rae Shungur, MBA ’13, as Manager, Business Development, Western Canada for Design Group Staffing. Rae has the privilege of helping his long-time employer to grow and expand their recruitment and consultant management services in the IT and energy sectors. His position … Read more

Class Notes – July 2017

Send your news, announcements and photos to business@fb.athabascau.ca.  We love to hear from you! Paul DeBarros, MBA ‘09, SCMP, CPPO, PMP is excited to join the Government of Bermuda as the Principal Purchasing and Supply Officer for the Ministry of Public Works. His extensive government procurement and supply management experience will increase operational effectiveness through … Read more

Class Notes – June 2017

Send your news, announcements and photos to business@fb.athabascau.ca.  We love to hear from you! Michael Fox, MBA ITM '10, has recently joined Coast Travelers Group (CTG), part of Coast Capital Savings, as VP Sales Canada. In this role, Michael will be responsible for all commercial activity in Canada for CTG. CTG is a leading company … Read more