Faculty Notes June 2017

We would like to acknowledge our faculty who have been published and who have stepped into new roles recently, as well as two new faculty members.

» Dr. Kam Jugdev contributed a book chapter in the just published Cambridge Handbook of Organizational Project Management. The chapter was on “Strengthening the Connections between Strategy and Organizational Project Management”. As highlighted at the Cambridge Press website “In recent years, organizational project management (OPM) has emerged as a field focused on how project, program and portfolio management practices strategically help firms realize organizational goals.”

» Dr. Terry Beckman, Associate Dean for Research and Accreditation, has been promoted to Associate Professor.

» Mr. Weiming Liu joined the Faculty of Business academic accounting department on May 1, 2017. Mr. Lui is currently finishing his Ph.D at Waterloo University.

» Dr. Mark Morpurgo, DBA from Athabasca University, will also be joining the Faculty of Business academic accounting department, effective July 1, 2017. Dr. Morpurgo was formerly one of our academic experts for the Undergraduate Program and is taking on the role of Undergraduate Programs Director.

» Dr. Eric Wang will be moving into the role of Associate Dean, Student Experience beginning July 1, 2017.

» Ms. Houda Trabelsi will be taking on the role of Academic Department Chair for the Marketing, Entrepreneurship and Information Systems team, previously held by Dr. Simon Sigue. Thank you to Dr. Sigue for his years of service as chair of the Marketing, Entrepreneurship and Information Systems department.

Congratulations to our faculty on their recent endeavors!