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Alumni Achievements

We are pleased to share some of our doctoral alumni's recent achievements in research, teaching and service to the profession and community.

Recent Alumni News

Roman Sheremeta

Roman Sheremeta

Assistant Professor of Economics, Weatherhead School of Management, Case Western Reserve University
PhD in Economics, Krannert School of Management, Purdue University, 2009
MS in Economics, Krannert School of Management, Purdue University, 2006

Dr. Sheremeta was named the 2018 recipient of the Vernon L. Smith Ascending Scholar Prize. [Full Story]

Dr. Sheremeta researches how to better explain people's actions in competitive settings—whether the casino, the workplace or even the home. And what he's learned has implications for anyone who hires, fires or wants to climb the career ladder. For more information, please refer to: http://case.edu/think/spring2016/sweet-spot-competitive-behavior.html

Roman Sheremeta

Srinivasaraghavan Sriram

Associate Professor of Marketing, Ross School of Business, University of Michgan
PhD in Marketing, Krannert School of Management, Purdue University, 2004

Dr. Srinivasaraghavan Sriram was recognized at the inaugural Marketing Science Institute (MSI) Scholar. [Full Story]


More Alumni Achievements

Roman Sheremeta

Roman Sheremeta

Assistant Professor of Economics, Weatherhead School of Management, Case Western Reserve University
Ph.D. in Economics, Krannert School of Management, Purdue University, 2009
MS in Economics, Krannert School of Management, Purdue University, 2006

Dr. Sheremeta was named the 2018 recipient of the Vernon L. Smith Ascending Scholar Prize. [Full Story]

Dr. Sheremeta researches how to better explain people's actions in competitive settings—whether the casino, the workplace or even the home. And what he's learned has implications for anyone who hires, fires or wants to climb the career ladder. For more information, please refer to: http://case.edu/think/spring2016/sweet-spot-competitive-behavior.html

Roman Sheremeta

Srinivasaraghavan Sriram

Associate Professor of Marketing, Ross School of Business, University of Michgan
Ph.D. in Marketing, Krannert School of Management, Purdue University, 2004

Dr. Srinivasaraghavan Sriram was recognized at the inaugural Marketing Science Institute (MSI) Scholar. [Full Story]

Pareena Lawrence

Pareena Lawrence

President, Hollins University
Ph.D. in Economics, Krannert School of Management, Purdue University, 1993

Dr. Lawrence, won the 2018 Krannert School’s John S. Day Distinguished Alumni Academic Service Award. She is now the President of Hollins University. [Full story]

David Lehman

David Lehman

Associate Professor of Commerce, McIntire School of Commerce, University of Virginia
Ph.D. in Organizational Behavior and Human Resources Management (OBHR), Krannert School of Management, Purdue University, 2008

Recognized for his “transcendent impact” on students, McIntire Professor of Management David Lehman has been honored with a 2016 All-University Teaching Award. One of nine professors across five UVA schools to receive the award, Lehman, along with the other honorees, was officially recognized at an April 27, 2016, banquet, held in Alumni Hall. A student of organizational learning and authenticity, Lehman was praised by those who nominated him for challenging assumptions about behavior and using innovative methods to illustrate his concepts. For more information, please refer to: https://www.commerce.virginia.edu/news/mcintire%E2%80%99s-david-lehman-wins4621
Cody Logan Chullen

Cody Logan Chullen

Assistant Professor of ManagementCollege of Business, East Carolina University
Ph.D. in Organizational Behavior and Human Resources Management (OBHR), Krannert School of Management, Purdue University, 2012

Dr. Cody Logan Chullen, Ph.D., a graduate of Purdue University, has recently been named recipient of the University Alumni Award for Outstanding Teaching at East Carolina University (ECU).  This award is given annually to the faculty member at the university who best demonstrates the seven characteristics of teaching effectiveness: good organization, effective communication, knowledge of and enthusiasm for the subject matter and teaching, positive attitudes towards students, fairness in examinations and grading, flexibility in approaches to teaching, and assessing appropriate student learning outcomes.
Talya Bauer

Talya Bauer

Cameron Professor of Management, School of Business Administration, Portland State University
Ph.D. in Organizational Behavior and Human Resources Management (OBHR), Krannert School of Management, Purdue University, 1994

Dr. Bauer was the winner of Purdue University - 2016 Distinguished Women Scholar Award. She is the Cameron Professor of Management at Portland State University and an affiliated faculty member in the psychology department. She conducts research about relationships at work. She researches in the areas of new hire onboarding, recruitment, selection, overqualification, mentoring and leadership for samples ranging from executives, police officers, knowledge workers, retail employees, teachers, health care workers, research scientists, bank employees and nurses in many different countries.
John J. McConnell

John J. McConnell

Burton D. Morgan Distinguished Chair of Private Enterprise (in Finance), Krannert School of Management, Purdue University
Ph.D. in Finance, Krannert School of Management, Purdue University, 1974

Dr. McConnel was the winner of John SDay Distinguished Alumni Academic Service Award in 2016. [Full Story]
Stephen McKeon

Stephen McKeon

Assistant Professor of Finance, Lundquist College of Business, University of Oregon
Ph.D. in Management (Finance), Krannert School of Management, Purdue University, 2011
MS in Economics, Krannert School of Management. Purdue University, 2009

Dr. McKeon was the 2012 co-winner of the Financial Research Association's Michael J. Barclay Award, which is given to a young scholar whose early work shows promise in the world of finance.
His research has been cited in the Wall Street Journal, New York Times, Forbes, MarketWatch, Smart Money and Maclean's, and he appeared as a guest expert on Fox Business News to discuss the collapse of MF Global, a major brokerage firm run by Jon Corzine.
Jack Hughes

Robert A. Clark

President and CEO, Husson University
Ph.D. in Finance, Krannert School of Management, Purdue University, 1989

On October 1, 2010 Dr. Clark was inaugurated as President of Husson University in Bangor, Maine. He officially began his duties at Husson University on January 1, 2010.
Jack Hughes

Beck A. Taylor

President, Whitworth University
Ph.D. in Economics, Krannert School of Management, Purdue University, 1997
MS in Economics, Krannert School of Management, Purdue University, 1995

Dr. Taylor was named the 18th President of Whitworth University. Previously, President Taylor served as the Dean and Professor of Economics at Samford University.
Karel Kool

Karel Cool

Professor of Strategic Management, The BP Chaired Professor of European Competitiveness, INSEAD
Ph.D. in Management, Krannert School of Management, Purdue University, 1985
MS in Industrial Administration, Krannert School of Management, Purdue University, 1982

Dr. Cool was the recipient of the 2009 John S. Day Doctoral Alumni Academic Service Award.
Jack Hughes

Jack Hughes

Ernst & Young Chair in Accounting at University of California at Los Angeles (UCLA)
Ph.D. in Financial Control, Krannert School of Management, Purdue University, 1974

Dr. Hughes was the receipient of the 2008 John S. Day Doctoral Alumni Academic Service Award. He was pictured with his wife Harriet (right) and Judy Wright
(the wife of Gordy Wright, Jack's main mentor during his doctoral years at Krannert).