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New Faculty Appointments Announced at the University of Toronto’s Rotman School of Management.

September 10, 2019

Toronto – Ten faculty appointments across six academic areas for the 2019/20 academic year were announced today at the University of Toronto’s Rotman School of Management. The appointments help to strengthen the research and teaching activities at the Rotman School.

“We welcome this outstanding group of scholars to the school and look forward to the impact they will have for years to come,” says Prof. Joanne Oxley, Associate Dean, Faculty and McCutcheon Professor of International Business. 

Stefan Dimitriadis joins the Rotman School as an assistant professor of strategic management. He received his PhD in organizational behaviour and sociology from Harvard University. His research interests center on entrepreneurship in institutionally challenging environments, and the emergence of social entrepreneurship.

Kristen Duke is an assistant professor of marketing. She has a PhD in marketing from the University of California San Diego.  Her research investigates how consumers make decisions and experience the outcomes of those decisions, particularly when they involve risk, uncertainty, or complex emotions.

Nicolas Inostroza is an assistant professor of finance. He holds a PhD in economics from Northwestern University. His research interests center on the role of information in financial settings, particularly in the design of banking regulations and M&A protocols.

Sheng Liu is an assistant Professor of operations management and statistics. He holds a PhD in Operations Research from the University of California, Berkeley. His research interests lie in smart city operations, data analytics, and optimization.

Eugene Tan is an assistant professor of economic analysis & policy. He has a PhD in economics from Duke University. His research is in the field of macroeconomics, with a specialization in entrepreneurship, firm dynamics, and wealth and income inequality.

Additionally, six faculty members appointed to the University’s Faculty of Arts and Science, University of Toronto Scarborough or the University of Toronto Mississauga have received cross-appointments at the Rotman School. 

As previously announced, Dimitry Anastakis joins the University of Toronto as the L.R. Wilson and R.J. Currie Chair in Canadian Business History. He is a professor in the Faculty of Arts & Science’s Department of History and a professor at the Rotman School. His work addresses the intersection of business, the state and politics, and globalization, particularly in the post-1945 period in Canada.  Previously he was a professor at Trent University. 

El Hadi Caoui is an assistant professor of strategic management at the University of Toronto Mississauga. He holds a PhD in economics from the University of California, Los Angeles. His research explores questions related to innovation, technology adoption, and antitrust policy.

Ningyuan Chen is an assistant professor of operations management and statistics at the University of Toronto Mississauga. He joins the University from The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology where he was an assistant professor. His research interests include revenue management and dynamic pricing.

Jody Grewal is an assistant professor of accounting at the University of Toronto Mississauga. She has a doctorate from Harvard Business School. In her research she studies market and non-market forces that shape corporate disclosure and investment. 

Camille Heber is an assistant professor of finance at the University of Toronto Mississauga. She holds a joint PhD from both Tilburg University and Université Paris-Dauphine. Her research combines insights from finance, labour economics and organizational economics to identify frictions that impede the growth of young firms.

Jincheng Tong is an assistant professor of finance at the University of Toronto Scarborough. He holds a PhD in finance from the University of Minnesota. His research interests include asset pricing, macro-finance and firm dynamics.

The Rotman School of Management is located in the heart of Canada’s commercial and cultural capital and is part of the University of Toronto, one of the world’s top 20 research universities. The Rotman School fosters a new way to think that enables our graduates to tackle today’s global business challenges.  For more information, visit www.rotman.utoronto.ca.

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Rotman School of Management
University of Toronto
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