Finance Professor Named First Recipient of the Dr. Mary Jean Scheuer Endowed Professorship in Finance
Dr. Inga Timmerman, an associate professor of finance in CSUN’s David Nazarian College of Business and Economics, has been named the first recipient of the Dr. Mary Jean Scheuer Endowed Professorship in Finance, for her finance expertise and work as an educator and researcher. Read more.
Finance Professor Featured as Expert on Wallet Hub
Finance Professor, Dr. Inga Timmerman, was featured as an expert on WalletHub, offering her knowledge on credit cards with rewards. Read more.
Marketing Professor's Article on Featured on Harvard Business Review
Marketing professor, Dr. Tina Kiesler's article "“When a Brand Stands up for Racial Justice, Do People Buy It?” was published by the Harvard Business Review, which brings to light that some actions are more significant than others as corporate brands try to convince consumers that those companies believe in racial justice. Read more.
Marketing Professor's Latest Research Curation with Notable Scholars Published on AMA.org
Marketing professor, Dr. Kristen Walker, wrote a research curation about marketing and public policy with some notable scholars in the field. Read the article.
Executive in Residence Named "Icon of Influence" by the San Fernando Valley Business Journal
Executive in Residence, Wendy Greuel, was named as an “Icon of Influence” in the San Fernando Valley Business Journal’s “The Valley 200” list. Read more.
Business Law Professor Named Carande Family Faculty Fellow
Business Law professor, Nanci Carr, was named the Carande Family Faculty Fellow by the Provost for her outstanding research, teaching, and service work. Read more.
Systems and Operations Management Professor Named Carande Family Faculty Fellow
Systems and Operations Management professor, Dr. Amir Gharehgozli, was named the Carande Family Faculty Fellow by the Provost for his outstanding research, teaching, and service work. Read more.
Business Law Professor Awarded Knight Foundation Grant
Business Law professor, Farshad Ghodoosi was awarded a grant by the Knight Foundation as part of its initiative on funding research related to the future of internet. Read more.
Finance Professor Featured as Expert on Wallet Hub
Finance Professor, Heather Castle, was featured as an expert on WalletHub, offering her knowledge on fair-credit credit cards. Read more.
Finance Professor Provides Expertise in Bloomberg Article
Finance Professor, Dr. Siqi Wei, offered his expertise on share pledging in a Bloomberg News article about Malaysian tycoon, Lim Kok Thay's stake in cruise operator Genting Hong Kong Ltd. Read more.
Business Honors Director Featured on CSUN's On Point News Broadcast
Business Honors Director, Dr. Silvina Bamrungpong was featured on CSUN’s On Point news show speaking about the Small Business Consulting Program and how it's supporting the local business community. Watch the interview here.
MBA Director Featured on NBC’s Today in LA
MBA Director, Dr. Kristen Walker was featured on NBC's Today in LA news show speaking about the Small Business Consulting Program and how it's supporting the local business community.
MBA Director Interviewed about MBA Enrollment During COVID-19 Pandemic in San Fernando Valley Business Journal
MBA Director, Dr. Kristen Walker was featured in a San Fernando Valley Business Journal article about MBA enrollment during the COVID-19 pandemic. Read more.
Economics Professor Receives 2020 Thomas S. Szasz Award for Outstanding Contributions to the Cause of Civil Liberties
Economics professor, Glen Whitman, received the Thomas S. Szasz Award for Outstanding Contributions to the Cause of Civil Liberties for 2020 by the Center for Independent Thought for his co-authored book Escaping Paternalism: Rationality, Behavioral Economics, and Public Policy, which “was described by economist-blogger Bryan Caplan as ‘an unbelievably learned, thoughtful, fair, wise, and inspired critique of applied behavioral economics in general and libertarian paternalism (a.k.a. “nudge") in particular.’” Read more.
Business Law Department Chair and Professor Publishes Third Book
Professor Kurt Saunders, Chair of the Business Law Department, has published his third book, entitled Intellectual Property and the Law of Ideas (Taylor & Francis 2021). Read more.
Business Law Professor Provides Expertise in San Fernando Valley Business Journal Article About Kylie Cosmetics Lawsuit
Business law professor, Nanci Carr, shared her expertise on a lawsuit filed by Seed Beauty against Kylie Cosmetics, the makeup label of Kylie Jenner. Read more.
Management Professor Selected as 2021-22 CSUN Academic Affairs Research Fellow
Dr.Loren Naidoo, Assistant Professor in Management has been selected as the David Nazarian College of Business and Economics' 2021-22 CSUN Academic Affairs Research Fellow. His research topic will be "Employee Recognition Among Health Care Workers During the COVID-19 Pandemic".
Director of Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) Clinic Featured in Wall Street Journal Article
Dr. Rafi Efrat, Director of the VITA Clinic, was featured in a Wall Street Journal article speaking about the VITA Clinic and the tax filing date extension. Read more.
Marketing Professor Receives Award for Outstanding Work as an Associate Editor
Dr. Qin Sun received an award for her outstanding work as an Associate Editor in 2020 for the Journal of Global Marketing.
MBA Director Interviewed about Large Company Growth in San Fernando Valley Business Journal
MBA Director, Dr. Kristen Walker was featured in San Fernando Valley Business Journal article "Large Companies Learn to Ratchet Up Growth." Read more.
Finance Professor Featured as Source on CreditDonkey
Finance professor, Dr. David Russell, was featured on CreditDonkey sharing his expertise on long term care riders on life insurance. Read more.
Four Faculty Members Receive 2021-22 Research, Scholarship, and Creative Activity (RSCA) Awards
Four Nazarian College faculty were selected to receive an award for the 2021-22 Research, Scholarship, and Creative Activity (RSCA) Awards.
- Dr. Ardavan Asef-Vaziri, Systems & Operations Management for "A Simulation-Visualization Model for Integrated Design of Automated Storage and Retrieval and Automated Guided Vehicle Systems."
- Dr. Akash Gupta, Systems & Operations Management for "Operational Linkages between COVID-19 Testing Strategies and Patient Recoveries."
- Dr. Kunpeng Li, Systems & Operations Management for "How to Effectively Promote Electric Vehicle Adoptions: A Social Planner’s Perspective."
- Dr. Loren Naidoo, Management for "Is Employee Recognition Contagious?"
Business Law Professor Interviewed by SportsHandle.com
Business Law professor, Nanci Carr, was interviewed by SportsHandle.com and shared her expertise on what constitutes as cheating in their article on the Phil Ivey Baccarat Saga. Read the article.
Marketing Professor Featured in Wallet Hub's "Ask the Experts" Column
Marketing professor, Dr. Deborah Heisley, was featured in WalletHub’s "Ask the Experts" column and provided her opinion on advertising done by insurance companies. Read the article.
Marketing Professor and Director of EY Career Center Receive CSUN's Polished Apple Award
Marketing professor, Dr. Miriam Beruchashvili, and Directory of EY Career Center, Stuart Fried, were selected as recipients of CSUN’s Polished Apple award. This award is presented by a University Ambassador who wishes to give thanks to their nominee for helping them during their journey at CSUN.
Professor of Systems and Operations Management Receives Funding for Two Research Grants
Professor of Systems and Operations Management, Dr. Leily Kamali Farrokhvar, received funding for two research grants:
- “Open Platform to Attract, Organize, and Coordinate Volunteers for Rural and Small Urban Transit” funded by the National Academy of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine’s Transportation Research Board (TRB).
- “Ohio River Valley Supply Chain Scenario Analyses”, funded by Inter-Modal Holding LLC
Marketing Professor Speaks at Inaugural Academy of Marketing Visual Methods SIG Meetup
Marketing professor, Dr. Deborah Heisley, was featured as a distinguished speaker at the Inaugural Academy of Marketing Visual Methods SIG Meetup, and spoke on the photo elicitation 'autodriving' method.
Management Professor Named Beta Gamma Sigma Professor of the Year
Management professor, Dr. Drew Foley, was named the Beta Gamma Sigma Professor of the Year. This award is given to a professor selected by the Beta Gamma Sigma student officers who encourages and honors high academic achievement by students of business; fosters in students an enduring commitment to the founding principles and values of Beta Gamma Sigma—honor and integrity, pursuit of wisdom, and earnestness; and supports the advancement of business thought and practice to encourage lifelong learning.
Finance Professor Featured as Industry Expert on Bankrate.com
Finance professor, Dr. Inga Timmerman, offered her opinion on the cost of car insurance in 2021 in Bankrate's "Ask the Industry Experts" section. Read the article.
Finance Professor Featured in New York Times Article
Finance professor, Dr. Inga Timmerman, was featured in a New York Times article about reassessing one's saving and spending habits. Read the article.
Marketing Professor Presents Research on Place Branding at WTCLA's FDI Report Release Webinar
CSUN’s David Nazarian College of Business and Economics recently sponsored the World Trade Center of Los Angeles’s (WTCLA) Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) Report Release webinar on June 2 where marketing professor, Dr. Qin Sun made a presentation on the importance of “Place Branding” in regard to foreign direct investment. The virtual event focused on the global economic disruption caused by COVID-19, which reduced FDI around the world, impacting California as well. Consequently, Dr. Sun’s presentation on place branding provided timely research on attracting and increasing foreign direct investment in California. Read the article.
Management Professor Featured in BBC Worklife Article
Management Professor, Dr. Zhaleh Semnani-Azad, was recently featured in a BBC Worklife article sharing her expertise on the "Ask Gap" and how it perpetuates unequal pay. Read the article.
Finance Professor Featured in WalletHub's "Ask the Experts" Column
Finance professor, Dr. Inga Timmerman, offered her opinion in WalletHub's "Ask the Experts" column on comprehensive car insurance. Read the article.