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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

Larry Lockwood

Professor of Finance, The Neeley School of Business, Texas Christian University
PhD in Management (Finance), Krannert School of Management, Purdue University, 1982
MS, Krannert School of Management, Purdue University, 1980

Dr. Lockwood, the Stan Block Endowed Chair in Finance in TCU and advisor to the Educational Investment Fund, was honored as "Neeley Alumni Professor of the Year" for his significant influence on the success of students and alumni. [Full Story]

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 a 2019 Best 40 Under 40 MBA Professor by Poets & Quants, a website and magazine covering business and management education. [Full Story]

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


More Alumni Achievements

  • Krannert PhD 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 a 2019 Best 40 Under 40 MBA Professor by Poets & Quants, a website and magazine covering business and management education. [Full Story]

    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

    Kelly Blanchard

    Continuous Term Lecturer, Krannert School of Management
    PhD in Economics, Krannert School of Management, 1996
    MS in Economics, Krannert School of Management, 1994

    Dr. Blanchard was honored by Poets & Quants as one of 2018’s Top 50 Undergraduate Business Professors. [Full Story]

    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 Management (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 Management (Finance), Krannert School of Management, Purdue University, 1989

    Dr. Clark was elected to the Board of Directors of the Council for Higher Education Accreditation in 2018-2019 Term.

    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).