The Eastern Washington University College of Business recently presented two prestigious awards to outstanding faculty in the department.


2020 Excellence in Research Award:
Duanning Zhou, Professor of Management Information Systems


This award recognizes faculty for their outstanding intellectual contributions to the College of Business. Zhou demonstrated his scholarship through the publication of three peer-reviewed articles and a book chapter during the past two years. Learn more…


2020 Excellence in Teaching Award:
Elizabeth Tipton, Professor of Decision Sciences (Analytics)

This award recognizes faculty for their contributions in the areas of rigor, integration of theory with practice, innovative approaches and engagement. Tipton teaches challenging upper division courses in optimization via management science, data visualization and the senior capstone in data analytics, all of which she originated in her tenure at EWU. Her approach to teaching her classes is experiential in nature, focusing on collaboration, discussion and problem-solving among her students with the teacher as their guide. Learn more…