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Kent State sign Terri Harmon, administrative secretary of the Department of Management and Information Systems is a 2014 recipient of the President’s Excellence Award. She was nominated by associate professors Cathy Bakes, Ph.D.; Debbie Knapp, Ph.D.; and Julia Levashina, Ph.D., all from the Department of Management and Information Systems. “I feel honored to...

Kent State seal Kent State’s College of Business Administration welcomed new Associate Dean for Graduate and International Programs, Robert D. Hisrich, Ph.D., who was also appointed the Bridgestone Chair in International Marketing, on March 1. Hisrich, former Director of the Walker Center of Global Entrepreneurship at Thunderbird School of Global Management,...

College of Business Administration

Spring semester started with exciting news, achievements and new faces for the College of Business Administration. We welcomed Robert Hisrich, Ph.D., our new Associate Dean of Graduate and International Programs. Bob is the former Director of the Walker Center of Global Entrepreneurship at the Thunderbird School of Global Management and past A....

College of Business Administration Kent State’s College of Business Administration’s Assistant Professors of Management and Information Systems, Asli Arikan, Ph.D. and Ilgaz Arikan, Ph.D. will be published in forthcoming leading journal publications. Ilgaz and Asli have been married for 20 years and were high school sweethearts. The Arikan’s have one daughter, Serin, who is 8...

College of Business Administration

College of Business Administration The College Welcomes 11 New Faculty Members: Dr. Asli Arikan Management and Information Systems Department Formerly with The Ohio State University, her areas of expertise include competitive strategy, mergers and acquisitions, corporate finance, growth after IPO and technology management.   Dr. Ilgaz Arikan Management and Information Systems...

College of Business Administration

The Tech Spot Grand Opening Kent State's College of Business Administration welcomes the addition of The Tech Spot, an onsite technology service and repair center for students, faculty and staff.  Grand opening festivities took place Oct. 17 with the COBA National Advisory board members in attendance.  Following opening remarks from Dean Deborah F. Spake; Vice President...