Faculty News

Aug 15 2016

Global Innovation Index 2016: China Joins Top 25 Nations
Soumitra Dutta, dean of the Cornell College of Business, is co-editor of the report, which ranks nations on their innovation capacity and results. 

Jul 08 2016

Soumitra Dutta Elected as Vice Chair of AACSB
Cornell College of Business dean to lead the board of international business school accreditation body

Jul 06 2016

CCB Dean’s Research Identifies Countries Leading Fourth Industrial Revolution
Annual ranking of nations’ networked readiness co-authored by Soumitra Dutta, the World Economic Forum, and INSEAD

Jun 07 2016

Accounting scholar Mark Nelson named dean of Johnson
Nelson, the Eleanora and George Landew Professor of Management, will begin his five-year term as the Anne and Elmer Lindseth Dean July 1.

Jun 02 2016

Last Lectures: Faculty send students off with life lessons
Ori Heffetz, William Schmidt, Michael Waldman, and Risa Mish inspire graduating MBA students with a final lecture

Apr 16 2016

Poets & Quants 2016 Honor Roll Announced
Smith Named One of 40 Under 40 Top Profs

Apr 14 2016

Why Luck Matters More than You Might Think
Professor Robert Frank's article in The Atlantic , is the online version of the magazine's most popular story. Frank's article is adapted from his new book, "Success and Luck: Good Fortune and the Myth of Meritocracy."

Apr 07 2016

Cornell to Host Semi-Final NYS Business Plan Competition
Student entrepreneurs from Southern Tier schools present their ideas on April 9 

Mar 24 2016

Online Hotel Reviews: Not as Revealing as Owners' May Think
Johnson's Shawn Mankad and his co-authors have come up with a text-mining method of analyzing online customer reviews – and have found that they do not tell the full story of how guests view a hotel.

Mar 23 2016

REV: Ithaca Startup Works Wins Economic Development Project of the Year Award
Tom Schryver, MBA '02, executive director of the Cornell Center for Regional Economic Advancement and director of Johnson's Entrepreneurship and Innovation Institute, accepted the award. 

Mar 18 2016

Sachin Gupta Appointed Co-Editor of Top Marketing Journal
Gupta will guide Journal of Marketing Research , is prominent outlet for peer-reviewed research by marketing scholars

Mar 16 2016

iTrek Provides Johnson Cornell Tech MBAs with Hands-on Startup Experience
The Johnson Cornell Tech MBA’s iTrek course is a three-month, intensive interaction with Israeli startups that cumulates with a 12-day group trip to Israel, where students deliver actionable solutions to their startup clients.

Feb 26 2016

Lessons from Kenya: Mobile Money in Emerging Economies
Visiting Professor Ndunge Kiiti describes how M-Pesa has improved everyday life for Kenyans in rural communities.

Feb 10 2016

How to Lead an Effective Meeting
Johnson Leadership Fellows Director Risa Mish leads the first in a special series of workshops for Johnson club leaders.

Feb 09 2016

Johnson Dean and Cornell University Provost Update Students, Faculty, and Staff on plans for an integrated college of business
Dean Soumitra Dutta and Provost Michael Kotlikoff share vision and timeline for establishing Cornell College of Business


Jan 29 2016

Johnson MBAs Honor Top Professors
Core faculty awards recognize teaching excellence in required MBA courses

Jan 21 2016

Johnson Dean Soumitra Dutta Explores Boundaries of Innovation at World Economic Forum Annual Meeting
Dutta, a member of the “Davos Circle,” attending the annual gathering of world leaders in Davos, Switzerland, and serving as panel moderator

Jan 21 2016

Johnson at Cornell University Launches Digital Technology Immersion to Prepare Students for Jobs of the Present – and Future
Program is latest innovation in the semester-long immersive learning experience Johnson pioneered in 1993

Jan 11 2016

Johnson Professor Vithala R. Rao Named Fellow of American Marketing Association
Rao recognized for scholarly contributions to marketing discipline and service