Welcome to Innovative Thinking, a new platform created to share the latest in knowledge development at Telfer School with the community, academics, and potential research collaborators.
Be inspired by a selection of innovative research ideas, from articles published by our faculty in top-management journals to award-winning research projects. Telfer School’s Innovative Thinking shows our commitment towards research excellence without losing sight of our impactful role in the community.
Telfer School of Management professors Jonathan Patrick and Antoine Sauré, and their doctoral student Afshin Kamyabniya, received a National Research Council of Canada (NRC) Ideation Fund – Small Teams Initiative grant to study evacuation protocols and resource allocation during wildfires. Read more ›
In partnership with Psychiatric Survivors of Ottawa, an organization that provides peer support services, doctoral student Elmira Mirbahaeddin and Professor Samia Chreim will examine how the COVID-19 pandemic has influenced peer support services. Read more ›
Telfer graduate students contribute considerably to the excellent research achievements of our school. Beyond their research activities they find exciting and creative ways to challenge fellow students and professors and enhance the overall research experience for everyone. Each year the Telfer School acknowledges these outstanding student accomplishments with two graduate student research awards: the PhD Engagement Award and the John Duncan and Deb Cross Award. Read more ›
Alhassan Ohiomah is a doctoral candidate in Electronic Business. We interviewed him to find out more about a research project that aims at advancing our knowledge about sales development. Read more ›
Twenty management graduate students from Université du Québec en Outaouais, Carleton University, and the University of Ottawa were challenged to explain as creatively as possible the impact and significance of their research. Over 80 students and faculty members from the three universities attended the event. Read more ›
Alexander Chung is the 2019 recipient of the John Duncan and Deb Cross Award. Congratulations to Alex for his ceaseless dedication to his doctoral studies. We reached out to Alex to see if he could share his very positive publication experience with us. Read more ›
Graduate students at the Telfer School of Management tell the stories of their research. Nicolas tells a research story about federal financing programs. Read more ›
A PhD student in Management (Health Systems specialization), Andrea is interested in healthcare delivery, family caregiving, care transitions, information systems, design thinking, and innovation. Andrea’s love of healthcare research is equally matched by her passion for the culinary arts. Read more ›
Caroline is a PhD student in Management (Health Systems specialization). Driven by her desire to pursue a career in international development and her passion for maternal health, Caroline decided to learn more about maternal health workforce in situations of displacement and fragility. Read more ›
Alexander is a PhD candidate at the Telfer School of Management (Health Systems specialization). Besides his interest in applying analytics and management information systems methods to the area of mobile health technologies, Alexander loves travelling, playing volleyball, and riding and restoring his many bicycles. Read more ›