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  • UT’s Zaretzki Earns Designation of Heath Faculty Fellow- July 31st, 2014

    Russell Zaretzki, associate professor of business analytics and Business Analytics Scholar, has earned the designation of Heath Faculty Fellow in the UT College of Business Administration. The goal of the Heath Faculty Fellowship is to enhance the relationship between the UT colleges of business and engineering. It was established by…

  • UT’s Noon Named Regal Entertainment Group Professor of Business- July 31st, 2014

    Charles Noon has been appointed the Regal Entertainment Group Professor of Business at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville. Noon is a business analytics professor and head of the Department of Business Analytics and Statistics in the UT College of Business Administration. Noon has been with the college for 27 years…

  • UT Business Department Gets a New Name, Driven by Change in Business Environment- July 26th, 2014

    The Department of Statistics, Operations, and Management Science in the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, College of Business Administration has a new name. The Department of Business Analytics and Statistics Why the change?  “We wanted a department name that better reflects the programs we teach, the kind of research we conduct,…

  • UT Center Receives $20,000 for Construction Safety Research- July 24th, 2014

    KNOXVILLE—A University of Tennessee, Knoxville, center dedicated to construction safety research to reduce injuries and fatalities has received $20,000 to further its work. The UT Construction Industry Research and Policy Center recently received the gift from Amerisure Insurance Company. The center is based in the UT College of Business Administration.…

  • UT Students Bike U.S. for Human Trafficking Awareness; Arrived in Knoxville on Friday, 7/18- July 20th, 2014

    A group of rising seniors from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, have been biking cross-country to raise both awareness about human trafficking and money to fight modern-day slavery. They arrived in Knoxville on Friday, July 18. The Freedom Cyclers team includes accounting majors Jason Elliott, Taylor Carlisle and Jeff Maier,…

  • Business Analytics Publication: Real-time order tracking for supply systems with multiple transportation stages- July 17th, 2014

    Dr. Nana Bryan and Dr. Mandyam M. Srinivasan European Journal Operational Research Volume 236, Issue 2, 16 July 2014, Pages 548–560 Read full article here. Abstract: This paper presents a stochastic model that evaluates the value of real-time shipment tracking information for supply systems that consist of a retailer, a manufacturer, and…

  • UT Risk Mitigation Study Shows Companies Lacking in Assessments, Strategies- July 16th, 2014

    KNOXVILLE — Outside risks can stretch supply chains’ capabilities to the breaking point, but executives who run them often fail to develop risk contingency plans, according to a new study from the Global Supply Chain Institute at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville. Ninety percent of the firms surveyed do not…

  • Carcello Discusses SEC Advisory Role on All Things Considered- July 16th, 2014

    Joe Carcello, a professor at the University of Tennessee College of Business, is one of 21 people on the Securities and Exchange Commission’s Investor Advisory Committee. On Wednesday, July 16, he joined WUOT All Things Considered host Brandon Hollingsworth about his role on that SEC panel.  More

  • Stahl Talks about Physician Executive MBA Program- July 8th, 2014

    Michael Stahl, PhD, is the William Stokely Distinguished Professor of Business and the director of the UT Physician Executive MBA (PEMBA) program, a unique and highly successful one-year-long executive-level MBA program for physicians. The program’s blended delivery mode consists of four week-long residency periods on the University of Tennessee, Knoxville,…

  • UT’s Carcello Named to Securities and Exchange Commission Committee- July 2nd, 2014

    KNOXVILLE—The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission has named University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Professor Joseph V. Carcello to its Investor Advisory Committee. He is the only business school professor appointed to the committee. Carcello is the E&Y and Business Alumni Professor and head of the Department of Accounting and Information Management…