Jones Graduate School of Business Faculty


Prashant Kale Prashant Kale (Ph.D.)
Head of Health Care Initiatives
Associate Professor of Strategic Management

Prior to Rice he was faculty at the Ross School of Business, University of Michigan and he has also been visiting faculty at the Wharton School, the Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University, and the Indian School of Business.
   
Vikas Mittal Vikas Mittal (Ph.D.)
J. Hugh Liedtke Professor of Marketing

Vikas Mittal is the J. Hugh Liedtke Professor of Marketing at the Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business at Rice University. Prior to joining Rice, he was the Thomas Marshall Professor of Marketing at the Katz Graduate School of Management. Dr. Mittal holds a bachelor's in business administration from the University of Michigan and a Ph.D. in management from Temple University.
   
David N. Tobin David Tobin (Ph.D.)
Lecturer in Communications

David Tobin joined the full-time faculty at the Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business at Rice University in 2007 after 25 years in the advertising business. Prior to advertising, he taught English at Colorado State University and Emory University after earning a Ph.D. at Princeton.
   
Dennis Laraway Dennis Laraway
Adjunct Professor in Management

Dennis Laraway is an adjunct professor in management at Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business at Rice University. He is an MBA and chief financial officer for Memorial Hermann Health System. Memorial Hermann owns and operates eleven (11) hospitals across the greater-Houston area, including the nationally-renowned Memorial Hermann Texas Medical Center, Children’s Memorial Hermann Hospital, and The Institute for Rehabilitation and Research (TIRR).
   
Jack Gill
Professor in the Practice of Entrepreneurship

Jack M. Gill is a member of the Harvard Medical School faculty, a senior advisor to the Harvard-MIT CIMIT program, and teaches at HMS and MIT. Dr. Gill also holds the position of Professor of the Practice of Entrepreneurship at Rice University. Dr. Gill is a founder and Managing Member of Vanguard Ventures, a venture capital firm specializing in high technology start-ups, with offices in Palo Alto, California and Houston, Texas.
   
Shiva Sivaramakrishnan
Henry Gardiner Symonds Professor of Accounting
McNair Hall, Room 251
713-348-4653
Shiva.Sivaramakrishnan@rice.edu
Vita

Shiva Sivaramakrishnan is the Henry Gardiner Symonds Professor in Accounting at the Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business, Rice University. He joined the Rice faculty in 2012. Prior to his current position, he has held tenured faculty positions at Carnegie Mellon University, Texas A&M University, and the University of Houston. Most recently, he held the Peggy Pittman Eminent Scholar Chair at the Mays Business School, Texas A&M University. Shiva has taught courses in management accounting and financial reporting at undergraduate and graduate levels and in MBA and Executive MBA programs, and has won awards for teaching excellence. He has a coauthored a popular text book on managerial accounting.
   
Atul Varadhachary
Adjunct Professor in Management
McNair Hall, Room 220-2
713-348-2028
atul@varadhachary.com  
   
Binata Mukherjee
Director, Health Care Initiative
McNair Hall, 127J
713-348-4598
binata.mukherjee@rice.edu
   
Ellerie Weber
Part-Time Lecturer in Management
Ellerie.S.Weber@uth.tmc.edu 
   
Ian Wedgwood
Part-Time Lecturer in Management
iwedgwood@haelangroup.com
   
Jing Zhou
Houston Endowment Professor of Management and Psychology
Director for Asian Management Research and Education
McNair Hall, Room 232
713-348-5330
jzhou@rice.edu
Vita

Jing Zhou is Houston Endowment Professor of Management, and Director for Asian Management Research and Education at the Jones Graduate School of Business of Rice University. She is an associate editor of Journal of Applied Psychology, a top scholarly journal in the field of management. She is a Senior Vice President of International Association for Chinese Management Research, and will become President after serving as SVP.
   
Ken Janda
Adjunct Professor in Management
Ken.Janda@CommunityCares.com
   
Susan Fenton
Part-Time Lecturer in Management
Susan.H.Fenton@uth.tmc.edu
   
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Dr. Prashant Kale
Associate Professor of Strategic Management
Head of Health Care Initiatives
prashant.kale@rice.edu

Dr. Binata Mukherjee
Director of Healthcare Initiatives
binata.mukherjee@rice.edu
713-348-4598

Diane Nguyen
Healthcare Program Manager
diane.h.nguyen@rice.edu
713-348-3056
Health Care Events
4th Annual Global Health Conference: Empowering Local Opportunities Feb. 12 & 13
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Friday, February 12, 2016 — Saturday, February 13, 2016
5:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Anderson Family Commons, McNair Hall, Rice University

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Health Care Lunch & Learn - Farzad Soleimani
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Friday, April 01, 2016
12:30 PM to 1:30 PM
McNair Hall, Rice University


Farzad Soleimani, Associate Director of the TMC Biodesign Innovation Fellowship,
Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine
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Health Care C-Suite Conversation - Debra Sukin, MHA, PhD and Roberta Schwartz, PhD
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Friday, April 15, 2016
7:00 AM to 8:00 AM

Debra Sukin, MHA, Ph.D., Regional Senior Vice President, Houston Methodist Hospital
Roberta Schwartz, Ph.D., Executive Vice President, Houston Methodist Hospital
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