Visiting Scholars

Visiting Scholars are externally funded through sources such as the Turkish Higher Education Council, the China Scholarship Council, and the Pakistani Higher Education Council.  Scholars add value by enhancing the research environment, interacting with faculty and students, strengthening ties between SUNY Oswego and their host institution and increasing the international reputation of SUNY Oswego. Information about applying to become a visting scholar at SUNY Oswego can be found at: http://www.oswego.edu/academics/international/ISSS/Visiting_Scholars.html

Below is a list of the scholars hosted by the School of Business in the last five years.


 School of Business Visiting Scholars

Present:

Dr. Jiashun Liu (September 1, 2014 - September 1, 2015)
Dr. Jiashun Liu is an associate professor of Human Resources Management from Wuhan University of Technology. Dr. Liu is being sponsored by Dr. Ding Zhang and his research will focus on the relevance of traffic systems to the formation and evolution of metropolises.

Dr. Licai Lei (August 25, 2014 - October 9, 2014)
Dr. Licai Lei is an associate professor of business at Xiangtan University and is being sponsored by Dr. Ding Zhang. She will be pursuing research on the impact of decision-makers' behaviors on construction projects based on the behavior decision theory (BDT). 

Dr. Xinru (Carol) Liang (August 17, 2014 - August 17, 2015)
Dr. Xinru Liang is an associate professor in the School of Economics and Management at the Zhejiang Sci-Tech University. Dr. Liang is being sponsored by Prof. Tom Ingram and her research centers on Shame and Guilt, different roles to affective organizational commitment: a comparison between East and West.

Dr. Yanping Wen (July 16, 2014 - July 16, 2015)
Dr. Yanping Wen, an Associate Professor in the School of Finance and Business at Shanghai Normal University (SNU), is a visiting scholar in the SUNY Oswego School of Business from July 2014 to July 2015.  Dr. Wen has a Ph.D. from Wuhan University. Her research is in information management in business. She will be pursuing research with Operations Management professor June Dong on e-commerce platform based enterprise.  The School of Business has a 2+2 degree agreement and co-sponsors an annual student research conference with SNU.  

Dr. Yucan Liu (April 2, 2014 to April 1, 2015)
Dr. Yucan Liu, Associate Professor in the Department of Applied Economics at Nanjing University of Science & Technology (NUST), received funding by the Chinese Ministry of Education, to be a visiting scholar in the SUNY Oswego School of Business from April 2, 2014 to April 1, 2015. Dr. Liu's research is in empirical finance, specifically in the areas of IPO abnormal return, idiosyncratic volatility, the investment behavior of open-ended funds and corporate finance in the Chinese securities market.  Dr. Liu will be pursuing research with Finance faculty member Dr. Hong Wan.  The School of Business has a 2+2 degree agreement with NUST.  Dr. Liu is the third NUST faculty member to pursue research at SUNY Oswego.

Dr. Binfeng Chai (February 1, 2014 - August 31, 2014)
Dr. Binfeng Chai is a professor at the School of Accounting and Finance at Zhejiang Gongshang University. Dr. Chai will be working closely with Dr. Hong Wan, undertaking research on private enterprise, corporate governance and financial management while here at SUNY Oswego.

2013-2014:

Syed Tahir Rizvi (January 1, 2014 - July 1, 2014)
Professor Rizvi is a lecturer in the faculty of management sciences at the International Islamic University in Islamabad, Pakistan. Mr. Rizvi received funding from the Higher Education Commission to pursue research at SUNY Oswego. He is researching Organization Justice and his faculty host is Dr. John Huonker.

Dr. Wenqi Jiang (May 2013-May 2014)
Dr. Wenqi Jiang is a faculty member in the School of Economics and Management at Nanjing University of Science and Technology. Hosted by Ding Zhang, Dr. Jiang will be conducting research on decision-making methods and service management, with particular applications to transportation ticket allocation methods.

Ms. Wenjing (Sherry) Cai (April 1, 2013 - March 31, 2014)
Ms. Wenjing Cai is a doctoral candidate at Wuhan University of Technology, Wuhan, China.  She received an award from the China Scholarship Council to pursue research in the United States.  Ms. Cai's research interests will focus on Emergency Management in Network Economics and Supply Chain Management.  Dr. Ding Zhang is the faculty sponsor.

Dr. Yongyue Wang (April 3, 2013 - March 31, 2014)
Dr. Yongyue Wang is an Associate Professor in the School of Business Administration at Zhejiang Gongshang University in China.  Dr. Wang's research interests will focus on the psychological contract breach and voice behavior in an organization with SUNY Oswego faculty as part of the Zhejiang Gongshang University Blue Sky grant program.  Dr. Barry Friedman is the faculty sponsor.

2012-2013:

Ms. Nousheen Tariq Bhutta (June 20, 2013-December 14, 2013) 
Ms. Bhutta is from Punjab, Pakistan. Ms. Bhutta will undertake research with SUNY Oswego faculty as part of the Higher Education Commission (HEC) International Research Support Initiative Program. Ms. Bhutta will be working closely with Dr. Sarfraz Mian on Corporate Entrepreneurship, Agency Cost and Firm Performance: Evidence from Developed and Developing Economics. Dr. Mian is the faculty sponsor.

Dr. Jianxiao Chen (August 2012 - August 2013)
Dr. Jianxiao Chen is an Associate Professor in the School of Economics and Management at Chang'an University. Dr. Chen's research interests will focus on supply chain management and business dynamic coopetition relationship management. Dr. Chen's visit is being funded by the China Scholarhip Council.

Dr. Zhan-Xia Wu (June 2012 - August 2013)
Dr. Zhan-Xia Wu is an Associate Professor of Accounting at the Shanghai Institute of Foreign Trade (SIFT) in Shanghai, China. While at SUNY Oswego, Dr. Wu will be working on transfer pricing, taxes, and the qualitity of accounting information.

Dr. Zeynep Hatunoglu (June 2012 - May 2013)
Dr. Zeynep Hatunoglu is an Associate Professor in the Department of Business Administration at Kahramanmaraş Sütçü İmam University in Kahramanmaraş/Turkey. Funded by the Turkish Higher Education Council, she will be researching cost accounting, auditing, and International Financial Reporting Standards, in particular Section 28 which deals with Employee Benefits.

Dr. Jianjia He (January 2013 - April 2013)
Dr. Jianjia He is a lecturer from the Business School at the University of Shanghai for Science and Technology. Dr. He is also the Assistant Director for the Center for Supernetworks Research in China. He will be undertaking research on Supernetwork-Based Internet Social Supply and Demand Network Analysis with SUNY Oswego faculty as part of the USST grant program. Dr. June Dong is the faculty sponsor.  

Dr. Nermine Atteya (January 2012 - January 2013)
Dr. Nermine Atteya is an Associate Professor of Management at the Modern Academy for Computer Science and Management Technology in Cairo. Dr. Atteya is pursuing several research projects including "Testing the Effects of the Nurses' Perceptions, Attitudes, and Behavior toward Patient Satisfaction on the Total Quality Service Improvement (TQSI) Implementation in Hospitals" and "Total Quality Service: Exploring the Relationship between the Patient Expectations of the Quality of Hospital Services and Patient Satisfaction." Her faculty sponsor is Dr. David McLain.

2011-2012:

Dr. Nergis Aziz (January 2011 - July 2012)
Dr. Nergis Aziz is a Faculty of Management and Administrative Sciences in the Department of Business Administration at Suleyman Sah University in Istanbul, Turkey. She received a Ph.D and Masters in International Business from Marmara University.  Her research interests are in positioning, integrated marketing communications, and branding.  Dr. Aziz is funded by the North East Turkish American Scholars Foundation.

Dr. Honglin Yang (October 2011 - October 2012)
Dr. Yang is an Associate Professor in the School of Administration and Business at Hunan University, Hunan China. While at SUNY Oswego, Dr. Yang will be working on the following research projects: timescale characteristics of financial assets, inter-temporal dynamic risk evaluation and investment decision, heterogeneous investor behavior and expected utility function design.

Dr. Sun Shusheng (August 2011 - June 2012)
Dr. Shusheng is a visiting scholar from Wuhan University of Science and Technology in China. During her time here, Dr. Shusheng will be working closely with Dr. Ding Zhang researching theories and methods of regional logistical management.

Prof. Jun Ma (June 2010 - June 2012)
Professor Jun Ma is a lecturer in Management at Shenyang University of Technology in Shenyang, China.  His research interests are in operations management and transportation networks.  Professor Ma is funded by the Chinese Higher Education Council.

Dr. Wadid Lamine (October 2011 - January 2012)
Dr. Lamine is an Assistant Professor of Entrepreneurship at the Champagne School of Management - Troyes, France. While at SUNY Oswego, Dr. Lamine explored the following research topics: "Building Modern Regional Innovation Platforms: Evidence from the US and French STP Models", "Do Entrepreneur's Social Skill Sets Contribute to Innovative New Ventures?" and "The Performance Determinants of Technology Business Incubators". 

Ali Cuneyt Cetin (February 2011 - October 2011)
Dr. Ali Cuneyt Cetin is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Accounting and Finance at Suleyman Demirel University in Turkey.  He received his MBA and Ph.D from Suleyman Demirel University.  Dr. Cetin has research interests in financial institutions; he researched investment trusts while he was here.  Dr. Cetin is funded by the Turkish Higher Education Council.

2010-2011:

Soner Akkoc (January 2010 - January 2011)
Professor Akkoc is from the Department of Banking and Finance at Dumlupinar University, Kutahya, Turkey.  Dr. Akkoc's research interests included investment analysis, efficient capital markets, neural networks, and fuzzy logic.  His goal was to apply neural networks to credit scoring models for derivative securities, such as CDs, CDOs, CMOs, and MBSs.  

Jie Guo (January 2010 - January 2011)
Professor Guo is from the School of Management at Min Zu University of China.  Dr. Jie's research interests were in project risk management and operations management. She researched suitable principles, methods and models for operation, and crisis management with special applications for minorities in China while at SUNY Oswego.

2009-2010:

Nianyong Wang (November 2009 - November 2010)
Professor Wang is from the School of Banking and Insurance at Zhongnan University of Economics and Law. Professor Wang  conducted research in collaboration with faculty in the areas of financial liberalization, financial reform, China's financial reform history, Chinese securities, and market history.

2008-2009:

Syed Zulfiqar Ali Shah (January 2009 - July 2009)
Professor Shah is from Muhammad Ali Jinnah University Islamabad. Professor Shah conducted research and collaborated with faculty in the areas of corporate governance, market efficiency, ownership structure, financial reporting, and earnings and performance evaluation of firms.

Yuan Hui (January 2009 - July 2009)
Professor Hui is from Zhongnan University of Economics and Law. Professor Hui conducted research and collaborated with faculty in the area of risk management and insurance.

Zhengcai Liu (August 2008 - February 2009
Professor Liu is from Shanghai Normal University.  Professor Liu conducted research and collaborated with faculty in the area of international business and enterprise management.

2007-2008:

Lingjie Meng (March 2008 - July 2008)
Professor Meng is from Nanjing University of Science & Technology.  Professor Meng conducted research and collaborated with faculty in the areas of productivity and efficiency analysis and quantitative methodology.

Chaoyang Zhou (August 2007 - June 2008)
Professor Zhou is from Wuhan University of Technology. Professor Zhou conducted research and collaborated with faculty in the areas of theory and method of financial management, financing, cost management and control, taxation laws and tax planning, and internal accounting control.