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Awards and honors

October 2016

Awards and honors


Assistant Professor of Accounting Vishal Baloria won a 2016 Excellence in Reviewing Award from the American Accounting Association’s Financial Accounting and Reporting Section.

Professor of Accounting Jeffrey Cohen’s paper “Nonfinancial Information Preferences of Professional Investors” won the 2016 Behavioral Research in Accounting Best Paper Award from the American Accounting Association. He was also named editor at Contemporary Accounting Research for a three-year term starting in 2017.

Robert F. James, senior lecturer in finance, and John Neale, assistant professor of the practice in operations management, received the Carroll School’s Diane Harkins Coughlin and Christopher J. Coughlin Faculty Excellence Award in Undergraduate Teaching. Metin Sengul, Haub Family Fellow and associate professor of management and organization, won the Graduate Teaching Award.

Associate Professor of Finance Jonathan Reuter received a research grant from the Pension Research Council/TIAA Institute for his project “Are the Elderly More Likely to Receive Conflicted Financial Advice? Evidence from Client Surveys” (with Michael Finke).

Sandra Waddock, Galligan Chair of Strategy, was presented the Lifetime Achievement CSR Award 2016 at the 7th International Conference on Corporate Sustainability and Responsibility in Berlin in September.

At its annual meeting in New York in August, G. Peter Wilson, Joseph L. Sweeney Chair in Accounting, won the Innovation in Financial Accounting Education Award from the Financial Accounting and Reporting Section of the American Accounting Association.