Research Highlight: Government Policies Effect on Health Outcomes

Jose Fernandez, PhD, studies the effect of government policies on population health outcomes. Recently, he has studied the effect of medical marijuana policies on opioid-related hospital admissions. Uncontrolled access to marijuana through home cultiva…

Jose Fernandez, PhD, studies the effect of government policies on population health outcomes. Recently, he has studied the effect of medical marijuana policies on opioid-related hospital admissions. Uncontrolled access to marijuana through home cultivation provisions or legal recreational marijuana is associated with an increase in opioid-related hospitalizations. However, no association is found for medical marijuana...

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Bob Myers: A Legacy of Mentorship

Fifty-five years in the service of students is a testament to Bob Myers’ commitment to both the classroom and the University of Louisville. The Associate Professor of Management and Entrepreneurship has seen the College of Business grow from thirteen p…

Fifty-five years in the service of students is a testament to Bob Myers’ commitment to both the classroom and the University of Louisville. The Associate Professor of Management and Entrepreneurship has seen the College of Business grow from thirteen people at their unit-wide meeting in the 1970s to over 200 faculty and staff today. Six...

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Celebrating Faculty Service

As another school year draws to a close, another set of graduates cross the threshold from students tograduates. Their yet-to-be-written success stories will contain lessons learned from the College of Business professors. Semester by semester and year…

As another school year draws to a close, another set of graduates cross the threshold from students tograduates. Their yet-to-be-written success stories will contain lessons learned from the College of Business professors. Semester by semester and year after year, our professors serve as stewards of knowledge, authors of research, and perhaps most importantly, mentors to...

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Practice Positivity

The Project on Positive Leadership was founded at UofL in 2018 to promote the spread of positive leadership worldwide. From working with UofL Athletics to developing tools and expanding research, the Project has been very active since its inception. It…

The Project on Positive Leadership was founded at UofL in 2018 to promote the spread of positive leadership worldwide. From working with UofL Athletics to developing tools and expanding research, the Project has been very active since its inception. It is currently preparing to ramp up its work at the College of Business with a...

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Instilling Confidence

Dr. Haleh Karimi’s twenty-year journey in IT has provided her with the experience and empathy to inspire tomorrow’s professionals beyond the technical demands. At the core of the best teachers and mentors is a capacity to take a spark and bring it to f…

Dr. Haleh Karimi’s twenty-year journey in IT has provided her with the experience and empathy to inspire tomorrow’s professionals beyond the technical demands. At the core of the best teachers and mentors is a capacity to take a spark and bring it to flame — providing the oxygen-rich atmosphere that ignites imagination and illuminates a...

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Economics professor featured on NPR podcast

Economics professor Jose Fernandez, PhD was recently interviewed on The Indicator from Planet Money on NPR. He spoke about the economic impact of COVID-19 on Hispanic communities. Listen to the podcast below or via The Indicator’s …

Economics professor Jose Fernandez, PhD was recently interviewed on The Indicator from Planet Money on NPR. He spoke about the economic impact of COVID-19 on Hispanic communities. Listen to the podcast below or via The Indicator’s NPR page.

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Certificate Roundtable

Closing the gap between the classroom and the workplace means providing students with not just theoretical knowledge, but an applied wisdom—one which comes from years of experience. The best teachers are often the best bridge builders, translating thei…

Closing the gap between the classroom and the workplace means providing students with not just theoretical knowledge, but an applied wisdom—one which comes from years of experience. The best teachers are often the best bridge builders, translating their professional careers into one real-world lesson after another. It’s the difference between another  lecture in a string...

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Mentoring Spirit

Associate Professor José Fernandez has been awarded a Cardinal Spirit Award alongside Thomas Teague. Dr. Fernandez was recently named chair of the Economics Department, and is serving a second term as a member of the American Economic Association Commi…

Associate Professor José Fernandez has been awarded a Cardinal Spirit Award alongside Thomas Teague. Dr. Fernandez was recently named chair of the Economics Department, and is serving a second term as a member of the American Economic Association Committee on the Status of Minority Groups in the Economics Profession. He is also a fellow of...

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Welcome New Staff and Faculty

The College of Business is proud to welcome its latest staff and faculty to the Cardinal Community. These new faces will help shape our students’ lives, enrich the University’s knowledge base, and together, we will all emerge better. Aaron Barnes, PhDA…

The College of Business is proud to welcome its latest staff and faculty to the Cardinal Community. These new faces will help shape our students’ lives, enrich the University’s knowledge base, and together, we will all emerge better. Aaron Barnes, PhDAssistant Professor, Marketing Aaron Barnes is an Assistant Professor of Marketing at the University of...

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College of Business Professor Receives Lifetime Achievement Award

Manju Ahuja, PhD, Frazier Family Professor of Computer Information Systems in the University of Louisville College of Business, has received the 2020 Lifetime Achievement Award from the Academy of Management’s Organizational Communication and Informati…

Manju Ahuja, PhD, Frazier Family Professor of Computer Information Systems in the University of Louisville College of Business, has received the 2020 Lifetime Achievement Award from the Academy of Management’s Organizational Communication and Information Systems (OCIS) division. This honor recognizes an individual’s sustained contribution to the AoM/OCIS community through significant leadership roles, as well as...

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