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August 8, 2011
Darden Professor Receives Society for Business Ethics Best Dissertation Award
Professor Bidhan “Bobby” Parmar has been selected as the winner of the Society for Business Ethics Best Dissertation Award 2011. His dissertation is entitled, “The Role of Ethics, Sensemaking and Discourse in Enacting Authority Relationships.”
May 31, 2011
Kitty Smiley's Dedication to Students and Tireless Work Ethic Uplift the Darden School
Long recognized at the University of Virginia Darden School of Business for her dedication, professionalism, integrity, warmth and compassion, Darden Registrar Kitty Smiley is regarded as an indispensable member of the community.
May 11, 2011
First UVA Professor Elected as Academy of Management Fellow
Darden Professor Ming-Jer Chen has been elected as a Fellow of the Academy of Management and will be formally inducted at the Academy’s annual conference dinner in San Antonio, TX, on August 16, 2011.
April 22, 2011
Yiorgos Allayannis Receives U.Va. Alumni Association Award
Darden Professor Yiorgos Allayannis has won this year's University of Virginia Alumni Association Distinguished Professor Award.
January 12, 2011
Three From Darden Make List of 2010 Top 100 Thought Leaders
Darden Professor Ed Freeman; Dean Krehmeyer, Executive Director of the Business Roundtable Institute for Corporate Ethics (The Institute), which is housed at Darden; an d Brian Moriarty, Director of The Institute and an Adjunct Professor of Management Communications, have been recognized by Trust Across America as being among the Top 100 Thought Leaders for 2010.
December 1, 2010
Wachovia Awards Darden Faculty for Excellence in Research Development
Darden Professors Elena Loutskina, Francis E. Warnock, Paul W. Farris, Edward D. Hess and Saras D. Sarasvathy were recognized for their cutting-edge research.
November 8, 2010
John Colley Honored With 2010 Thomas Jefferson Award
John L. Colley Jr., a member of the Darden School of Business faculty for 43 years, received the 2010 Thomas Jefferson Award at the University of Virginia, the highest honor the University community bestows upon its faculty.
August 18, 2010
Darden Scholars Earn Accolades From Academy of Management
Five Darden Professors — Lynn Isabella, Scott Snell, Jeanne Liedtka, S. Venkatarman and R. Edward Freeman — received prestigious awards from the Academy of Management at its annual meeting in Montréal.
August 10, 2010
Venkataraman Wins Academy of Management Review's Esteemed Decade Award
Darden Professor S. Venkataraman won the prestigious Decade Award from the Academy of Management Review at the Academy's annual meeting in Montréal for his paper "The Promise of Entrepreneurship as a Field of Research."
May 25, 2010
Professor Chairs Award-Winning Symposium
Darden Professor Jeanne Liedtka was selected to chair the Academy of Management’s Best Symposium in Management Education and Development (MED) at the academy's meeting in Montréal in August. The symposium, “Finding the Right Side of the MBA Brain: Teaching Design Thinking,” will examine the how and why behind teaching design thinking, at both theoretical and practical levels.
March 30, 2010
Wachovia Recognizes Cases That Energize Classrooms
The Wachovia Awards for Excellence in Case Development annually recognize world-class case studies created by Darden School of Business faculty and published by Darden Business Publishing for use in the Darden classroom and at other business schools around the world. Darden Professors Samuel Bodily and Michael Schillare the authors, respectively, of the 2010 “Best New Case” and “Best Case Over its Lifetime.”
March 23, 2010
The Princeton Review Honors Darden in Four Categories
The Princeton Review’s 2nd annual “Student Opinion Honors for Business Schools” named the Darden School of Business one of 15 most highly rated graduate schools of business in four categories: Finance, Accounting, General Management and Operations.
March 16, 2010
R. Edward Freeman Honored as University Professor
The University of Virginia Board of Visitors named Darden School of Business Professor R. Edward Freeman as a University Professor. Freeman, academic director of Darden’s Business Roundtable Institute for Corporate Ethics, a senior fellow of Darden’s Olsson Center for Applied Ethics and a professor of Religious Studies, is the first faculty member in Darden’s history receive this honor, accorded to less than 20 professors among the more than 2,200 professors at UVA.
February 8, 2010
PLE Awards Credentials to Principals
The Darden/Curry Partnership for Leaders in Education (PLE) awarded “School Turnaround Specialist Credentials” to nine principals from Louisiana and North Dakota during a ceremony held at the Rotunda on January 20th. The principals earned this credential by completing all aspects of the two-year UVA-School Turnaround Specialist Program, significantly raising student achievement in schools that had been chronically low-performing.
January 28, 2010
Fairchild Named “Top Prof” in Entrepreneurship
Professor Gregory Fairchild was named one of “five of the most highly-rated research professors” and a top professor in the category of entrepreneurship by the Financial Times in its January 25, 2010, ranking of the world’s top MBA programs.
January 15, 2010
New Governor Appoints Darden Alumnus to Cabinet
Virginia Governor-elect Bob McDonnell named Jim Cheng (MBA ’87) his deputy secretary of commerce and trade. Cheng serves on two Darden School Foundation Board of Trustees committees and is president and owner of CH3 LLC.