Meet our Experts

School of Management faculty can provide expert opinions and analysis on topics in the news. For help finding an expert, contact Jacqueline Molik Ghosen, APR, at 716-645-2833 or mgt-pr@buffalo.edu.

2/26/20

Kate Bezrukova, PhD

Associate Professor of Organization and Human Resources

Expertise: team chemistry in business and sports; managing a diverse workforce; unconscious bias at work; negotiations and gender; work-life balance; conflict management; artificial intelligence in teams

Phone: 716-645-3214

Email: ybezruko@buffalo.edu

3/16/20

Michael Dambra, PhD

Assistant Professor of Accounting and Law

Expertise: economic consequences of regulatory changes, initial public offerings (IPOs), pension accounting, valuation of privately held equity

Phone: 716-645-3237

Email: mjdambra@buffalo.edu

2/26/20

Supradeep Dutta, PhD

Assistant Professor of Operations Management and Strategy

Expertise: venture capital and angel investing; crowdfunding; patents; innovation and new venture creation; mergers and acquisitions; federal grants (NIH, NSF, SBIR); patent litigation

Phone: 716-645-5237

Email: supradee@buffalo.edu

4/9/20

Veljko Fotak, PhD

Associate Professor of Finance

Expertise: international corporate finance, sovereign wealth funds, syndicated loan markets, currency markets, short selling, and government interventions and equity bailouts

Phone: 716-645-1541

Email: veljkofo@buffalo.edu

3/16/20

Joana Gaia, PhD

Clinical Assistant Professor of Management Science and Systems

Expertise: health information systems; business intelligence; digital security and privacy; data analytics; emergency management; girls and STEM careers

Phone: 716-645-3213

Email: joanaalu@buffalo.edu

3/16/20

Feng Gu, PhD

Professor and Chair of Accounting and Law

Expertise: financial reporting; mergers and acquisitions; intangibles; corporate governance

Phone: 716-645-3273

Email: fgu@buffalo.edu

3/13/20

Arun Lakshmanan, PhD

Associate Professor of Marketing

Expertise: sensory marketing and visual perception; consumer attention and learning; new product use and design; advertising and social media

Phone: 716-645-3216

Email: alakshma@buffalo.edu

2/26/20

G. James Lemoine, PhD

Assistant Professor of Organization and Human Resources

Expertise: servant leadership; ethics and moral leadership; gender and leadership; leadership and motivation; entrepreneurial leaders; managing under volatility, uncertainty, complexity and ambiguity (VUCA)

Phone: 716-645-3236

Email: jlemoine@buffalo.edu

5/12/16

Charles D. Lindsey, PhD

Associate Professor of Marketing

Expertise: consumer behavior, advertising, marketing strategy and research, brand loyalty, serving and package sizes

Phone: 716-645-3359

Email: clindsey@buffalo.edu

3/11/20

Timothy Maynes, PhD

Associate Professor of Organization and Human Resources

Expertise: employee-driven innovation and change; employee productivity, engagement and performance; effective team functioning (especially in sports)

Phone: 716-645-3255

Email: tdmaynes@buffalo.edu

2/26/20

Robert Neubert

Director of Entrepreneurship Academic Programs

Expertise: entrepreneurship; intrapreneurship and corporate innovation; business model development for early-stage firms; lean startup methods; mentoring early-stage technology companies

Phone: 716-645-5239

Email: raneuber@buffalo.edu

3/11/20

Natalie Simpson, PhD

Associate Professor and Chair of Operations Management and Strategy

Expertise: emergency services and disaster response; supply chain risk and resilience; creative and temporary operations; complex networks

Phone: 716-645-2443

Email: nsimpson@buffalo.edu

3/4/20

Sanjukta Das Smith, PhD

Associate Professor and Chair of Management Science and Systems

Expertise: cloud computing, digital piracy, business information systems, business statistics

Phone: 716-645-3254

Email: sdsmith4@buffalo.edu

8/24/18

Nallan C. Suresh, PhD

UB Distinguished Professor of Operations Management and Systems

Expertise: global supply networks; supply chain disruptions; U.S. manufacturing, especially auto and steel industries; global manufacturing; U.S.-China-India trade; logistics; infrastructure; economic development

Phone: 716-645-3279

Email: ncsuresh@buffalo.edu

5/6/20

Paul Tesluk, PhD

Dean and Professor

Expertise: team design and organizational effectiveness; leadership development; organizational change and innovation; shared leadership; business school administration

Contact: Paul Tesluk can be reached most quickly through Jackie Ghosen in the School of Management Communications Office at 716-645-2833 or mgt-pr@buffalo.edu.

3/6/20

Cristian Tiu, PhD

Associate Professor and Chair of Finance

Expertise: stock market, hedge funds, financial fraud, risk management and asset allocation, institutional investors

Phone: 716-645-3299

Email: ctiu@buffalo.edu

3/11/20

Min-Hsuan Tu, PhD

Assistant Professor of Organization and Human Resources

Expertise: abusive leadership; power and influence; leader identity and development

Phone: 716-645-8968

Email: minhsuan@buffalo.edu

5/6/20

Thomas Ulbrich

Executive in Residence for Entrepreneurship

Expertise: entrepreneurship and startups, entrepreneurial skills and attributes, entrepreneurial education, small business, family business, customer loyalty, social entrepreneurship

Contact: Thomas Ulbrich can be reached most quickly through Jackie Ghosen in the School of Management Communications Office at 716-645-2833 or mgt-pr@buffalo.edu.

3/17/20

Brian Wolfe, PhD

Assistant Professor of Finance

Expertise: banking and lending; mergers and acquisitions; corporate finance; market microstructure; equity and fixed income investments

Phone: 716-645-3260

Email: bawolfe@buffalo.edu