Faculty News

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

Dec 26 2015

Meet Johnson’s New Faculty Members
Nine new tenure-track faculty settled into Sage Hall during the fall 2015 semester

Dec 20 2015

Johnson Hosts Undergraduates and Grads from Across Cornell for Random Hacks of Kindness
Student teams competed in developing solutions for local non-profits

Dec 20 2015

Science and Business Join Forces for Successful Start-Up and Acquisition
Jason Springs, MBA '09, and Diego Rey, Ph.D. '12, met through Johnson Professor Wes Sine, and collaborated to launch and later sell GeneWeave

Dec 09 2015

MBA ’17 Students Deliver Solutions for Twitter
9 th Annual Integrative Case Competition required students to analyze, assess, and recommend ways for Twitter to capture value

Dec 01 2015

Prof. J. Edward Russo Elected to American Association for Advancement of Science
Russo one of 347 researchers recognized for distinguished contributions to their professions