Yong Tan wins Distinguished Fellow Award from leading information systems association

Yong Tan, the Neal and Jan Dempsey Professor of Information Systems at the University of Washington Foster School of Business, has received the Distinguished Fellow Award from the Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences (INFORMS). “The INFORMS Distinguished Fellow Award is widely considered to be the most post prestigious award in the information... Read More

Foster Difference Fund helps launch new diversity initiatives at the Foster School

This post was written by Steven Hatting, Associate Dean for Advancement for the Foster School of Business.  At the Foster School of Business, we embrace diversity as one of the foundations of both successful business strategy and a world-class educational experience. This year, the Foster Difference Fund (generously supported by friends of Foster and alumni),... Read More

Why a Foster PhD: Fong T. Keng-Highberger, Organizational Behavior track

Guest post by Fong T. Keng-Highberger, 2016 graduate, UW PhD in Organizational Behavior. Current placement: Nanyang Business School, Nanyang Technological University Receiving my PhD from the University of Washington’s Foster School of Business PhD program in Management has been pivotal for my career in academia. First of all, the faculty in this department are world-renowned... Read More

Experimenting with Experiences

By Macey McGovern, Foster Undergraduate who is participating in an exchange with the University of Sydney in Sydney, Australia.  When you embark on a study abroad program, you not only represent your university but also the entirety of the nation that you call home. Especially as an American, you will receive questionable accusations, insults, and... Read More