New Faculty, New Faces at U-M Ross


The first day of classes at U-M Ross is just around the corner. We’re excited to have the Winter Garden buzzing again with busy students and it looks like we’re not the only ones. Judging from the comments on Facebook and Twitter, students are ready to get the school year started at Ross.

When they arrive, there will be several new faces on the faculty ready to greet them. Ross faculty are some of the top researchers in the world who are experts on diverse topics such as positive business, marketing, finance, supply chain management, operations, leadership and more.

Take a look at the impressive folks below who just joined the Ross faculty. Let us know – which one do you hope to connect with on your first day at Ross?

Stewart Thornhill is the new executive director of the Samuel Zell & Robert H. Lurie Institute for Entrepreneurial Studies and the Eugene Applebaum Professor of Entrepreneurial Studies.  (PhD, University of British Columbia);

Stefan Nagel
Stefan Nagel, Donald C. Cook Professor of Business Administration, professor of finance, and professor of economics (LS&A); formerly associate professor of finance at Stanford Graduate School of Business (PhD, London School of Business, 2003);

Achyuta Adhvaryu
Achyuta Adhvaryu, assistant professor of business economics and public policy; formerly assistant professor at Yale University’s School of Public Health (PhD, Yale University, 2009);

Maggie Zhou, PhD ’08, assistant professor of strategy; formerly assistant professor of strategy at University of Maryland;

Seth Carnahan, assistant professor of strategy (PhD, University of Maryland, 2013);

Yan Huang, assistant professor of technology and operations (PhD, Carnegie Mellon University, 2013);

Serhiy Kozak, assistant professor of finance (PhD, University of Chicago, 2013);

Mohamed Mostagir, assistant professor of technology and operations; formerly a postdoctoral associate at MIT (PhD, California Institute of Technology, 2012);

Maggie Zhou

Amy Nguyen-Chyung, assistant professor of strategy (PhD, University of California, Berkeley, 2013);

Jim Ostler, assistant professor of strategy (PhD, University of California, Los Angeles, 2013);

Eric Schwartz, assistant professor of marketing (PhD, University of Pennsylvania, 2013);

Cindy Soo, assistant professor of finance (PhD, University of Pennsylvania, 2013).

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