Friday, July 25, 2014
In its award abstract, the National Science Foundation said Professor Michael Katehakis’ research on new mathematical theory and solution methods for optimal dynamic resource allocation problems could have applications across different industries, including defense, drug development and computer science.
Tuesday, February 18, 2014
Optimal Solutions, Inc. (OSI), of Lyndhurst, has received a $225,000 National Science Foundation grant with the assistance and guidance of the New Jersey Small Business Center’s Technology Commercialization program which focuses on assisting science-tech companies in taking their innovations from the laboratory to the marketplace. OSI delivers customized software applications that model, optimize...
Thursday, September 19, 2013
While much research has focused on determining the average outcome of certain actions, Professor Andrzej Ruszczynski and his collaborator Darinka Dentcheva, a professor at Stevens Institute of Technology, are working to model the chances that the expected outcome won’t occur. The research is known formally as “Time consistent risk averse control of Markov Systems.”
Wednesday, July 3, 2013
A $47,647 grant will help fund a two-day workshop on how social, behavioral and economic sciences can be used to create new social policy and new social ventures. “In technology entrepreneurship, we talk about patents, laboratories and technology transfer, but in the social sciences, we haven’t thought of how to do something similar,” said Professor Jeffrey Robinson, who received the grant along with professor Deborah Dougherty.
Monday, October 10, 2011
The Institute for Ethical Leadership (IEL) at Rutgers Business School is pleased to announce a 2-year $50,000 grant from American Express Foundation to help support the Nonprofit Emerging Leaders Certificate Program. This three-day leadership program provides training and education to 18-20 mid-level managers, interested in building their skills and developing their talents, through a rigorous and engaging curriculum that focuses on personal and professional leadership. Participants gain skills to improve their performance to someday lead a nonprofit organization.
Monday, October 10, 2011
The Institute for Ethical Leadership (IEL) at Rutgers Business School is pleased to announce a 2-year $50,000 grant from American Express Foundation to help support the Nonprofit Emerging Leaders Certificate Program. This three-day leadership program provides training and education to 18-20 mid-level managers, interested in building their skills and developing their talents, through a rigorous...
Thursday, February 10, 2011
A $450,000 grant over three years to the Institute for Ethical Leadership (IEL) at Rutgers Business School will launch the Prudential Foundation Nonprofit Leadership Fellows Program and help IEL continue providing leadership development programs for nonprofit executives and next generation leaders and build a strong base of individuals who are prepared to take on top leadership positions.
Friday, July 23, 2010
The Rutgers Board of Governors unanimously approved the appointment of Jerome D. Williams to the $3 million Prudential Chair in Business. Williams joins Rutgers Business School–Newark and New Brunswick's Department of Management and Global Business and The Center for Urban Entrepreneurship & Economic Development (CUEED) as professor and research director.
Tuesday, July 13, 2010
The Institute for Ethical Leadership at Rutgers Business School announced that it received a $40,000 grant from The American Express Foundation to help fund the Institute’s Nonprofit Emerging Leaders Certificate Program.
Monday, July 12, 2010
Rutgers announced Monday a $40,000 grant from American Express to help double the enrollment in its intensive, three-day certificate program for nonprofit executives honing their leadership skills, and for corporate executives transitioning to the nonprofit world. The Institute for Ethical Leadership at the Rutgers Business School, in Newark, will offer its Nonprofit Emerging Leaders Certificate...