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Monthly Archives: February 2014

Telfer Research Awards Ceremony

Congratulations to the following professors and students honoured in a ceremony on February 13, 2014. These awards recognize faculty members who have received external research funding, distinctions and awards and authored high visibility publications over the past year, as well as graduate students who have obtained major scholarships, and internship grants. Professors Doug Angus Joanne   …Continue Reading

Sharon O’Sullivan Delves Into the Problem of ‘Repatriate’ Turnover

Global firms continue to struggle with how best to acquire and retain global talent, and the repatriation process is right up there on the list of challenges. While some evidence points to an improving record on this front, many studies highlight that botched repatriation continues to lead to higher-than-average turnover – and the loss of   …Continue Reading

Professor Walid Ben Amar Appointed Executive Director of the CGA-Canada Accounting and Governance Research Centre

Walid Ben Amar has been appointed Executive Director of the CGA Accounting and Governance Research Centre. An Associate Professor of accounting at the Telfer School of Management, Professor Ben Amar will lead a dynamic team of scholars dedicated to producing leading-edge research in accounting and related fields. Through the generous financial support of CGA-Canada, which   …Continue Reading

François Chiocchio Delves Into Performance and Collaboration on Project Teams

If a single word could describe François Chiocchio’s research, it would be “teams”; if a second word were needed, it would be “projects.” Increasingly, these two terms – projects and teams – “describe strategic tools to manage unpredictability, complexity, and turbulence in organizations,” says Chiocchio, an associate professor of organizational behaviour and human resources management   …Continue Reading

Richard Clayman Appointed as Executive-in-Residence

Dean Francois Julien and Doug Dempster, Executive Director of the Telfer Centre for Executive Leadership, are pleased to announce the appointment of Richard Clayman as an Executive-in-Residence. The Centre for Executive Leadership is part of the Telfer School of Management and is focused on realizing the enormous potential of executive talent in the public, private   …Continue Reading