Director, Desmarais Global Finance Research Centre (2007- )
Batten Fellow, Desmarais Darden Grad. School of Business Administration, University of Virginia (2003- )
Finance Research Centre (1997-2007)
Research and International Relations (2005-2009).
Research: Nurture research
environment and policy conducive to top shelf
including the Ph.D. program; benchmark
productivity to Canadian business schools; facilitate and advise
Grants applications Desautels faculty
received $1.1 million in 2009 SSHRC
grants; tracking of lifetime research productivity of all
mentoring of junior faculty members; promotion of Faculty
and seminars within and to outside stakeholders such as the
business and the community at large.
International Relations: Director of MBA Japan program responsible for
the overall strategy, implementation, human resources,
profitability of the program; evaluation and development of
programs with leading institutions in China, India, Middle East
America. Developed International Program for Finance Executives
Indian Institute of Management, Lucknow
(IIML) with start date in late 2010.
Finance Area (1996-2002)
Research, Faculty of Management (1985-1988, 1996-1998)
International Business Area (1977-1980, 1986-1988, 1994-1995)
Committee on Excellence. The committee conducted a
comparative survey of leading
North American Schools of Business. The
on standards of excellence and reward structure
Faculty Recruiting International Business (1989-1992) and
Member of The
Advisory Committee for the selection of the Dean of
Executive Committee of Graduate Studies and Research (1993-
Served on Ph.D.
Committees including eight chairmanships, Academic
(1984-1988), (1994-1995), (1996-2002), Faculty and
Tenure Committees, Research Committee (1979-1988), (1992-
(1996-1998), Curriculum Committee (1977-1978), M.B.A. Program
(1976-1977), Dean's Advisory Committee on Excellence (1984 &
Advisory Committee on Strategic Planning (1987-1989),
Dean's Advisory Committee on Merit Awards (1987-
(1992-1993), (1996-1997), (1998-2000), Workload Committee (1996-
Instituto Centroamericano de Administracion
de Empresas, Managua, Nicaragua
Director in charge of M.B.A. thesis.
extensively in the planning and operation of the Development
and Finance program.