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.
On September 25, 2019, the Telfer School of Management at the University of Ottawa is hosting the Two Cities, Curious Minds: Graduate Research at Three Universities - National Capital Region Thesis Competition and Poster Session. Read more ›
Professor Magda Donia will address fundamental questions regarding consistency of organizational actions with international human rights norms as outlined by the UN Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights. Read more ›
Professor Miwako Nitani has been awarded an Insight Grant by the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC) to map the entire growth path of SMEs and the impact of financing programs and other federal policy interventions on this trajectory. Read more ›
Professor Darlene Himick has launched a research program to examine how investors respond to the fossil fuel divestment movement. Her project has just received a new Insight grant by the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC). Read more ›
Professor François-Éric Racicot has received an Insight grant by the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC) to develop comprehensive measures of tail risk for the hedge fund industry and examine how these new measures respond to macroeconomic and financial shocks. Read more ›
Professor Samia Chreim from the Telfer School of Management has received an Insight grant from the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC) to examine how communities of practice lead to knowledge uptake and whether participants use this new knowledge to improve their practices. Read more ›
Professor Yuri Khoroshilov will examine how the potential buyer’s information advantage affects the outcome of takeover auctions that involve toeholds. His research is supported by a Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC) Insight grant. Read more ›
Danial Khorasanian is the first postdoctoral fellow to receive a SMRG Postdoctoral Research Fellowship Support Grant. He will leverage his expertise in industrial engineering to develop mathematical and optimization methods that could support home care organizations in their efforts to deliver timely services in cost-effective ways. Read more ›
Professors Corner and Lamine have been each awarded a Telfer School of Management Research grant (SMRG) for projects that will address important topics around workplace relationships and digital technologies. Read more ›
For her commitment to developing high-impact research on practically relevant topics, Professor Himick is the recipient of the Telfer School of Management’s Research Excellence award in 2019. Read more ›