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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.


David Lehman

David Lehman
Associate Professor of Commerce, McIntire School of Commerce, University of Virginia
PhD in Organizational Behavior and Human Resources Management (OBHR), Krannert School of Management, Purdue University, 2008

Achievements

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


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

Achievements

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


Cody Logan Chullen

Cody Logan Chullen
Assistant Professor of Management, College of Business, East Carolina University
PhD in Organizational Behavior and Human Resources Management (OBHR), Krannert School of Management, Purdue University, 2012

Achievements

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
PhD in Organizational Behavior and Human Resources Management (OBHR), Krannert School of Management, Purdue University, 1994

Achievements

Talya Bauer is 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.


 Stephen McKeon

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

 Achievements

He is 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.


Karel Kool
Karel Cool
Professor of Strategic Management, The BP Chaired Professor of European Competitiveness, INSEAD
PhD in Management, Krannert School of Management, Purdue University, 1985
MS in Industrial Administration, Krannert School of Management, Purdue University, 1982

Achievements

Recipient of the 2009 John S. Day Doctoral Alumni Academic Service Award


Jack Hughes
Jack Hughes (Ernst & Young Chair in Accounting at UCLA),
the 2008 John S. Day Doctoral Alumni Academic Service Award,
with his wife Harriet (right) and Judy Wright
(the wife of Gordy Wright, Jack's main mentor during his doctoral years at Krannert)

Alumni News

Dr. Robert A. Clark
1989 graduate of the Purdue University Management Ph.D. Program in Finance. 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.

Beck A. Taylor
(Masters and Ph.D. in Economics, Purdue University) was recently named the 18th President of Whitworth University. Previously, President Taylor served as the Dean and Professor of Economics at Samford University.