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Brian Lendecky Awarded MEMBA Professor Award

Brian Lendecky was chosen by to receive the Outstanding Faculty Award for the class of 2016 by the Texas Executive MBA at Mexico City. The internationally-ranked Executive MBA is designed for mid-career professionals and executives who want to stay close to home, but still earn a U.S. MBA. Brian teaches both Financial and Managerial Accounting at the Tecnológico de Monterrey - Campus Santa Fe.

This marks Brian's 3rd time in a row to win this prestigious award. Congratulations!

Eric Chan Awarded Best Management Accounting Paper Award

Eric Chan's paper, "The dark side of promotion tournaments: The effect on losing competitors and their firms," co-authored 
with Harry Evans and Duanping Hong won the Best Management Accounting Paper Award at the AAA 2016 Southeast Region Meeting.

Gretchen Charrier Wins Professor of the Year

Lecturer Gretchen Charrier knew she was going to win the Professor of the Semester for Fall 2015 when she attended President Fenves’ Women of Excellence Reception, but imagine her surprise when she was also handed the Professor of the Year award!

Brian White Receives CBA Foundation Research Excellence Award

Dean Hartzell has announced that Brian White is the co-recipient of the McCombs Research Excellence Award for Assistant Professors. Find and read his research on the Department's Published Works page.

"One of the distinguishing characteristics about the McCombs School of Business is that it offers the opportunity to learn from some of the leading business scholars in the world. Our faculty members conduct research that is not only on the cutting edge of their respective fields, but also impacts business practice, public policy, and future research.” - Dean Jay Hartzell

This year’s award recipients will be recognized at the faculty meeting & luncheon on Tuesday, April 26th. Winners receive a plaque in recognition of the award and a $1,250 stipend

Brian Lendecky Selected for Faculty Honor Roll

Congratulations to Brian Lendecky for being chosen for the Spring 2015 Faculty Honor Roll for Texas MBA at Houston Cohort 1 and Cohort 2! 

The Texas MBA at Houston Program is designed for rising managers and seasoned professionals who seek a flexible path to an MBA that will allow them to continue working throughout their study. Brian Lendecky is a proud alumnus of the UT McCombs School of Business MPA Program and a Senior Lecturer for the Department of Accounting, in addition to leading classes for executive education.