Georgetown McDonough's faculty are known worldwide for their research, expertise, and commitment to their students. They regularly lend their knowledge to the media, hearings on Capitol Hill, and to leading organizations.
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, 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.
Debora Thompson, Beyer Family Associate Professor of Marketing, was awarded the 2018 Allan Nash Distinguished Doctoral Alumni Award from the University of Maryland for outstanding research and teaching, as well as service contributions to the field.
Ricardo Ernst, Baratta Chair in Global Business, was presented the 2018 Patrick Healy Award, the highest honor bestowed by Georgetown’s Alumni Association upon distinguished individuals who are not alumni.
Professor of Finance Reena Aggarwal was elected vice president of the annual meeting program for the Financial Management Association International, where she will be responsible for organizing the celebration of the 50th anniversary of FMA in 2020.