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Professor McWatters is named to the editorial board of an FT50 journal

Cheryl S. McWatters has been named to the editorial board of Accounting, Organizations & Society (AOS), a major international journal. AOS, which publishes scholarship on the behavioural, organizational and social aspects of accounting, ranks 3rd on the Financial Times' list of 50 top journals.  Read more ›

Published: February 24, 2017 | Category: Research News


Professor Michalowski presents on health innovation with Ontario’s chief health innovation strategist

Ottawa stands poised to develop into an important player in healthcare innovation. And it can get closer to the goal by connecting the region’s clinical innovators to business acumen, and thereby drive better patient care. Read more ›

Published: February 21, 2017 | Category: Research News

Ivy Bourgeault wins University’s Award for Excellence in Research

Congratulations to Professor Ivy Lynn Bourgeault, recipient of the APUO’s Award for Excellence in Research 2016-2017. Bourgeault is a Professor in the Telfer School of Management who has garnered an international reputation for her research on health professions, health policy and women's health. Her recent research focuses on the migration of health professionals and their integration into the Canadian health care system. The Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) Chair in Gender, Work and Health Human Resources, professor Bourgeault is the Scientific Director of the pan-Ontario Population Health Improvement Research Network and the Ontario Health Human Resource Research Network, both housed at the University of Ottawa with funding from the Ontario Ministry of Health and Long-term Care. Professor Bourgeault also leads the pan Canadian Health Human Resources Network with funding from Health Canada and the CIHR. Read more ›

Published: February 7, 2017 | Category: Research News

A new Ian Telfer professorship will focus on the study of healthcare organizations

Samia Chreim has been named the Ian Telfer Professor in Health Organization Studies. Her research provides new insights into the dynamics of organizational change, integration across organizations, and collaboration among professionals. Professor Chreim recently sat down to discuss the evolution of healthcare organizations and noted that transformation will increasingly require coalitions of professionals, with complementary skills and resources. Read more ›

Published: February 7, 2017 | Category: Research News

3-Minute Thesis competition

3-Minute Thesis and Ma thèse en 180 secondes competitions give to graduate students the opportunity to take on a big challenge:  present in a compelling way their thesis topic and its significance in just three minutes. 3MT and MT180 are the perfect occasions for them to improve their communication skills while offering a unique environment to present their research in the public space.  Read more ›

Published: February 7, 2017 | Category: Research News

A paper by Magda Donia is honoured by a top journal in organizational behaviour

Professor Magda Donia has been honoured for her article in the Journal of Business and Psychology which makes an original contribution to the research on organizational-citizenship behaviours. She received an Editors Commendation from the JBP for her paper, one of only 8 papers selected for this distinction out of a total of nearly 500! Read more ›

Published: January 31, 2017 | Category: Research News

Creation of a research chair on health services organization

Professor François Chiocchio will study how health services can be enhanced by improving teamwork and collaboration as the inaugural Montfort Hospital Research Chair in the Organization of Health Services. Read more ›

Published: January 25, 2017 | Category: Research News


Transforming our Hospitals: Clinician-driven operations management

The Telfer School of Management welcomed over 70 health professionals, business leaders, civil servants and students on Wednesday, November 23, 2016, for an event organized by the Telfer Health Transformation Exchange (THTex), featuring Dr. Alain Mouttham from the Institut de Recherche de l’Hôpital Monfort. Read more ›

Published: January 17, 2017 | Category: Research News

Lavagnon Ika named to the editorial board of top project management journal

Professor Lavagnon Ika has been named to the editorial board of the International Journal of Project Management, the top-ranked journal in the field. An associate professor at the Telfer School of Management, Professor Ika has been contributing to the development of the project management discipline for a decade, in addition to teaching in the undergraduate program, at the MBA level, and most recently in the new Master’s in Complex Project Leadership. Read more ›

Published: November 24, 2016 | Category: Research News