McDonough Faculty News

  • Rafik B. Hariri Building
    New Faculty Bring Expertise in Fintech, Decision-Making, Diversity and Inclusion, and More

    Georgetown’s McDonough School of Business welcomed 11 new faculty for the 2019-2020 academic year.

  • Leading Leaders
    Through Innovative Custom Programs, Georgetown McDonough Teaches Executives How to Lead Through Change

    Business leaders know this: Change is a constant. It may be the only constant in an ever-changing business environment driven by new technology, markets, and shifting regulations.

  • Sandeep Dahiya, associate professor of finance
    Professor Busts the Nonprofit Endowments Myth Through IRS Data Research

    Sandeep Dahiya, associate professor of finance, scoured IRS data to reveal underperforming investments by nonprofits

  • Fixed Price - Beer
    Professor Examines Price Collusion in Beer, Tuna Industries

    Nathan Miller, associate professor of strategy and economics, examines what happens when competitors - from beer to tuna - decide not to compete.

  • Jim Reid George Yeonas Steers Center
    Steers Center For Global Real Estate Expands Leadership Team With Two Key Hires

    The Steers Center for Global Real Estate at Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business has appointed Jim Reid, past president of Americas Strategic Initiatives at CBRE, as executive in residence and Robert and Lauren Steers Chair in Global Real Estate and George Yeonas (B’77), former real estate advisor to builders, developers, and financial institutions, as managing director.

  • Cathy Tinsley HBR on Diversity
    Tinsley’s Research Recognized In HBR’s 10 Must Reads On Diversity

    Catherine Tinsley, Raffini Family professor of management at Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business and director, Georgetown University Women’s Leadership Institute, has been recognized for her research and thought leadership on gender and diversity by Harvard Business Review (HBR).

  • Brooks Holtom in Antarctica
    Holtom’s Antarctica Trip Marks Research on All Seven Continents

    With a recent consulting trip to Antarctica, Brooks Holtom, professor of management and senior associate dean for strategy, finance, and organization, has now conducted research on all seven continents — and this time, he got to see penguins, sea lions, calving glaciers, and enjoy the 28-degree Antarctic summer during his 10-day expedition to the continent last December.

  • Pivot Fellows with Dean Almeida
    Breaking the Cycle

    Georgetown University launched a program to transform the lives of a highly select group of District of Columbia residents released from the city’s correctional facilities who show strong potential to become successful leaders and role models in their communities.

  • #Trending: Quarterly Earnings
    #Trending: Quarterly Earnings — Generating Value For Stakeholders

    Quarterly earnings serve as a report card to investors. Georgetown McDonough experts discuss how the earnings reporting landscape has changed, as well as examine evolving metrics that denote success beyond the bottom line.

  • #Trending: Planning Travel
    #Trending: Planning Travel

    Are you too optimistic when planning your spring or summer travel? Georgetown McDonough professors discuss why paying amenity fees up front, or choosing not to redeem airline miles, may pay off in the long term.

  • Experts Discuss Social Impact Investing in San Francisco

    Alumni gathered Feb. 25 in San Francisco to hear a panel of executives in finance and social entrepreneurship discuss impact investing with Bill Novelli, founder of McDonough’s Global Social Enterprise Initiative and distinguished professor of the practice.

  • Trending: Super Bowl and Oscars Ads
    #Trending: Super Bowl and Oscars Ads

    How have Super Bowl and Oscars advertisements affected post-Sunday night engagement on social media and in sales? Georgetown McDonough professors examine how brands are combining traditional and social advertising to reach the modern customer.

  • Illustration of Georgetown McDonough associate professor Vishal Agrawal
    5 Ways to Become a More Sustainable Consumer

    How you can better evaluate the sustainability of the products you buy and the companies you support.

  • Two men yelling at each other in an open office, with scared coworkers hiding nearby
    Civil Actions

    Rudeness at work can have a devastating effect on performance, Georgetown McDonough researchers have found. Thankfully, civility can do the opposite.

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    Miller Receives NSF Grant for Beer, Tuna Industry Research

    Nathan Miller, associate professor of strategy and economics, received a grant from the National Science Foundation to support his research on collusion in the beer and tuna industries. The $57,000 grant will support a graduate student in economics to help analyze the ways in which companies cooperate to distort pricing.

  • Jose Luis Guerrero Cusumano
    Guerrero Cusumano Receives Distinguished Educator Award

    Jose Luis Guerrero Cusumano, associate professor of operations and information management, received the Industrial Engineering and Operations Management 2018 Distinguished Educator Award for his research, education, and dedication to the field.