Research Interests: Financial reporting, financial analysts, corporate disclosures, auditor/audit firm networks, the role of the audit committee
Paul Wong received his bachelor of science in accounting from DePaul University (Chicago, Ill.) in 2007 and earned his CPA in 2008. He worked for Crowe Horwath (formerly Crowe Chizek) from 2007–2011 as a senior staff auditor in the not-for-profit and higher education group.
Research Expertise: Operations and supply chain management, service operations, dynamic pricing
Research Expertise: Entrepreneurship, innovation, nonprofits, new ventures, technology management, venture capital
Professor Emeritus Richard Dorf researches and has taught entrepreneurship, innovation management, management of nonprofits, new venture management, venture capital management, and technology policy and technology management. He is a consultant in engineering project development, commercialization, innovation, management and new business ventures. He has taught courses in New and Small Business Ventures, and Sustainable and Responsible Business.
Research Expertise: Corporate strategy, technology management, global strategy, budget control models, strategic planning, ethics
Research Expertise: Pricing strategies, sales-force compensation, pharmaceutical industry, structural modeling
I want UC Davis MBA students to be inspired and be enlightened. I want them to go out and make actual change in the practice of management because of what they learn here. That’s my unstated rule.
Research Expertise: Advertising Allocation Models, Direct to Consumer Marketing, Dynamics of Customer Behavior and Loyalty, Time Series Analysis in Marketing, Dynamic Advertising Models, and SpatioTemporal Models
Research Expertise: Competitive strategy, game theory and applied optimal control
Assistant Professor Olivier Rubel is fascinated by two related questions: How can firms make better decisions in highly competitive environments? And what are the optimal strategies for implementing these decisions over time?
Course Taught: Strategic Innovations in Energy Efficiency
- Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley
- M.A., University of California, Davis
- B.A., Simmons College | Boston, Mass.
Research Expertise: Organizational theory, management of innovation, economic and organizational sociology, firm networks, industrial change, social bases of technology adoption
Teaching Field: Organizational Behavior
Research Expertise: Organizational behavior, role of power and politics in corporate decision making, causes of organizational wrongdoing
Consulting: Community health needs assessments, group decision-making facilitation